Implant-related Surgery 2B (DENT5411)

UNIT OF STUDY

This course consists of intensive training in the surgical techniques of implant placement in routine and complex/compromised cases, and the surgical preparation of deficient implant sites. It also emphasizes on developing skill for the students in treatment planning complex reconstruction cases including the use of computerized tomography scanning and computer-assisted implant surgical planning. The clinical skill in the management of surgical complications will also be developed. Contemporary issues and controversies in implantology will be covered in a series of small group seminars.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

Clinical work and small group seminars

Assessment

Clinical work, written assignment and an end of year examination

Textbooks

A recommended reading and textbook list is provided for this unit in class.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(DENT5407 and DENT5408 and DENT5409) or DENT6328

Corequisites

DENT5410 and DENT5412

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.