Implant Surgery: A Comprehensive Review Utilizing Freehand and Guided Techniques

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    Course Synopsis

    13 CE Credits | $895.00

    This hands-on course will provide a comprehensive review and comparison of computer-guided and freehand techniques for the surgical placement of implants. Participants will learn to diagnose and treatment plan using CBCT imaging and the dual-scan CBCT technique with the full arch. Each participant will gain practical knowledge with hands-on, model-based exercises using both a mucosa-supported surgical guide and the freehand technique. Grafting and preservation of implant sites will also be covered, and restorative considerations will be addressed.

    Learning Objectives

    • Demonstrate case selection principles
    • Diagnose and treatment plan with CBCT imaging
    • Utilize the dual-scan CBCT technique for the full arch
    • Summarize treatment considerations
    • Demonstrate grafting techniques for site preservation
    • Apply computer-guided and freehand implant placement protocols
    • Identify implant abutment and restorative material options
    Paresh B. Patel, DDS

    Dr. Paresh Patel is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry and the Medical College of Georgia/AAID MaxiCourse. A clinical instructor who has placed more than 5,000 implants, Dr. Patel has published numerous articles in leading dental journals, is a diplomate of the ICOI, and has worked extensively as a lecturer and clinical consultant on dental implants and prosthetics for several companies.

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