Creating Ideal Soft Tissue Around Implants

    CE Credits Hours: Total 7 Hours (3 hrs Lecture – 4 hrs Participation) 

    Course Description: (one-day hands-on course):

    Soft tissue is one of the most important aspects of implant therapy. It not only creates a functional barrier against the bacterial challenges but also protects the bone from resorption. It is a critical part of successful aesthetic treatment.

    Learning Objectives:

    · Treatment planning

    · Soft tissue manipulation to achieve predictable outcome

    · Review several techniques in order to maximize both functional and aesthetical results

    · We will review practical tips on all aspects of soft tissue management, which you can take back to your practice

    · Hands-on practical training utilizing simulation models

    He completed his dental training at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg in 1990. After spending a number of years in a general practice he completed a 4-year full time degree in Oral Medicine and Periodontics at the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town, which he completed with distinction (cum Laude) in 1998.