Advanced Bone Grafting
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$3750.00 | 22 CEU
- Division B - Bone Spreading and Membranes
- Division C-w Bone Grafting - Symphysis Monocortical Block Grafts
- Division B Ramus Harvest Site
- Ramus Grafts vs. Symphysis Grafts
- Bone Structure, Biochemistry - Part 1
- Bone Structure, Biochemistry - Part 2
- Incisive Foramen Implants
- Division C-h and D Extraoral Grafts (tibia, ilium)
- liac Crest Grafts
- Tibia Grafts
- Radiographic Interpretation - Treatment Planning
- Demonstration Surgery
- Laboratories - Workshops
- Growth Factors / PRP
- Transitional Implants
- Recognize the 12 different "Keys to Bone Grafting" required for predictable success.
- Understand soft tissue principles of bone grafting: including flap design, flap extension, soft tissue closure and suturing.
- Perform site development procedures related to hard tissue healing.
- Apply biologic factors such as growth factors to the bone graft process.
- Appreciate the need for a "layered" approach for growth factors involved in large volume bone grafts.
- Perform methods to increase platelet rich plasma (PRP) and learn the advantages for soft tissue as well as hard tissue on bone grafting.
- Recognize the advantages for block vs. particulate bone grafts for large defects.
- Describe the step-by-step procedure for harvesting a ramus and/or body of the mandible for block bone grafts.
- Understand the impact of defect size and shapes on the bone graft techniques to be selected.
- Establish the skills and techniques for block fixation necessary for predictable bone grafting.
- Describe the step-by-step procedure for harvesting a symphysis mono cortical block for bone grafting.
- Understand the complications - during surgery, immediate post-operative and long term for the harvest site of the ramus and/or symphysis.
- Learn the difference in a symphysis bone harvest for a single tooth, multiple adjacent teeth, or a bone graft for height.
- Understand bone structure, physiology and biochemistry involved in bone graft healing.
- Apply the anatomy of the ramus, symphysis, iliac crest and tibia donor sites to the harvesting of bone for larger defects.
- Apply the principles of bone grafting to iliac crest bone grafts for edentulous maxillae and mandibles.
- Observe the step-by-step procedures required to harvest a tibia particulate graft for bone graft for bone grafting.
- Diagnose and treatment plan partial and edentulous patients for bone grafting and implant reconstruction.
- Learn the step-by-step procedures necessary for bone spreading in conjunction with implant insertion.
- Learn to recognize and treat bone grafting procedures complications.
- Observe many live surgical procedures which require block bone grafting.
- Perform bone spreading procedures on demonstration models.
- Perform block harvest and fixation techniques on demonstration models.
- Understand the ideal implant positions for a completely edentulous maxilla for an implant reconstruction.
- Observe the step-by-step procedures for placing implants in the incisive foramen for maxillary overdentures.