Learn from my mistakes, choosing the right tools for the right techniques

Posted on 04 June 2017
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40 mins CPD/CE

Aims and objectives:

Understand surgical complications, with a particular focus on intraoperative implant dentistry, taking into consideration:

  • How to avoid surgical complications, in the maxilla, to include:
  • Greater palatine artery
  • Incisive canal
  • Intraosseous anastomosis of posterior superior alveolar and infraorbital arteries
  • Understand how to avoid surgical complications, in the mandible, to include:
  • Lingual concavity
  • Lingual canal
  • Mental nerve
  • Inferior alveolar canal
  • Learn how to manage these complications
  • Learn how to minimise these types of trauma
  • Gain an overview of an internal sinus lift - crestal window technique
  • Understand ideal implant positioning through a case presentation, considering the patient's expectations, treatment planning, the golden proportion, hard and soft tissue management and the subsequent treatment undertaken

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