Osseodensification with Zygomatic Implantology Utilizing the ZAGA Surgical Concept

    The Summit
    205 N. Michigan Ave 10th Floor 
    Chicago, IL 60601

    CE Credits Hours: Total 14 Hours

    2 Day Event: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. per day (3 hrs Lecture, 4 hrs Participation) 

    Participants will learn the theory and practice of Zygomatic Surgical Implant Placement including:

    • Diagnostic and Treatment planning
    • Zygomatic Implant Site Development and Instrumentation utilizing Osseodensification
    • Radiographic and clinical assessment for the paranasal sinuses
    • Review criteria of success, complications, and soft tissue management
    • ZAGA Surgical Modalities and Treatment Planning utilizing an actual case example with   CBCT Imaging
    • Surgical Hands-on utilizing Versah® Zygo simulation models
      • Model 1 will simulate Zygomatic implants in combination with normal implants
      • Model 2 will simulate QUAD Zygomatic Implants (2 on each side)


    Day one

    • 8:00am-8:30am: Continental Breakfast / Registration 
    • 8:30am-9:00 am: Course Introduction
    • 9:00am-10:15am:  Zygomatic Implants Literature review and surgicaltechniques
    • 10:15am-10:30am: Break
    • 10:30am-12:00pm: The ZAGA concept Part I
    • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch
    • 1:00pm-2:00pm: The ZAGA concept Part II
    • 2:00pm – 5:00pm: The ZAGA classification and Hands on simulation practical training Part I utilizing Osseodensification drilling protocols

    Day two 

    • 8:00am-8:30am: Continental Breakfast
    • 8:30am – 9:30am: ZAGA concept Maintaining bone and soft tissues stability
    • 9:30am – 10:45am:  The ORIS criteria and results 
    • 10:45am – 11:00 am: Break
    • 11am – 12:00pm: The ZAGA Classification and Simulation Case Review
    • 12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch
    • 1:00 pm-4:00 pm: Hands on simulation practical training Part II utilizing Osseodensification drilling protocols
    • 4:00 pm- 5:00pm: What can go wrong with Q&A


    Dr. Carlos Aparicio MD Bio
    Nominated as Academic at The Royal European Academy of Doctors in 2016. Founder of the Zygoma ZAGA centers Network. Currently is sharing his knowledge as Zygomatic Implants Senior Consultant at Hepler Bone Clinic, Barcelona Spain.
    DrCosta Nicolopoulos, BDS Bio
    He qualified as a dentist in 1984 receiving his dental degree “cum laude” from Wits University, Johannesburg, South Africa. He received numerous awards including the Gold Medal of the Dental Association of South Africa for the most outstanding graduate.