The goal of this course is to produce competent implantologists and / or teachers who shall be,

  • Able to diagnose the situation and provide proper treatment to complete & partially edentulous patients.
  • Knowledgeable in various implant surgical techniques (Single stage & Two Stage)
  • In position to repair & restore the lost structure to maintain harmony between both the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity and facial structures
  • Knowledgeable in the available materials
  • Skillful to execute the treatment
  • Able to asses the predictable long term results of an implant supported prosthesis.
  • Able to manage complications which may arise after prosthodontic rehabilitation

OBJECTIVES

  • To place implants to replace lost natural dentition and associated structures of maxilla and mandible
  • To restore functional ability, mastication, speech and esthetics
  • To maintain patients health
  • To educate the patient about the importance of periodic examination & to motivate him regarding the maintenance of the prosthesis.
  • To acquire knowledge from historical perspective and to advance in the subject proper and related topics.
  • To develop effective human approach skills
  • To enhance their diagnostic, surgical and restorative skills to disseminate the acquired scientific knowledge of implant dentistry as one of the most advanced specialties

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES FOR EVERY STUDENT

SEMINARS: Minimum 5 seminars by each candidate

JOURNAL DISCUSSIONS: Minimum of 5 journal reviews by each candidate

PARTICIPATION: Minimum 2 Conferences or Interdepartmental meetings to enhance knowledge Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, Prosthodontics, Periodontics and Radiology

CLINICAL DISCUSSION: All the clinical cases require clinical discussion which may be brief or long.

OTHER ACTIVITIES: Basic Computer training and Photography.