Socket Grafting and Ridge Preservation Course

This one-day socket grafting and ridge preservation course is designed for clinicians who wish to add proficiency in performing socket grafting and ridge preservation procedures to their surgical repertoire. The focus of this workshop will be socket grafting strategies to create a healthy bone foundation for the placement of dental implants or fixed prosthodontics. We will focus on predictable minimally traumatic extraction techniques, soft tissue flap management techniques, suturing techniques, a review of bone grafting and membrane and biological materials, and various indication specific socket grafting techniques. This course will also address the management of complications with socket grafting and ridge preservation procedures.

Course Outline

  • Minimally traumatic extraction techniques

  • Soft tissue flap management

  • Suturing techniques

  • Review of bone graft and membrane and biological materials

  • Platelet-Rich Fibrin applications

  • Socket grafting techniques

  • Esthetic implant dentistry strategies

  • Complications

Hands-on Exercises

  • Minimally traumatic extraction techniques

  • Incision design and soft tissue flap management techniques

  • Suturing techniques

  • Socket grafting (traditional and tunneling)

Learning Objectives

  1. Learn the appropriate surgical armamentarium for socket grafting and ridge preservation procedures

  2. Learn predictable soft tissue flap management and suturing techniques

  3. Learn how to choose the appropriate type of bone grafts and membranes for specific indications

  4. Learn how to incorporate platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) technology

  5. Learn predictable indication specific socket grafting techniques

  6. Learn predictable esthetic implant dentistry strategies

  7. Learn how to minimize complications and treat complications in conjunction with socket grafting and ridge preservation procedures

Course Details

Date: September 21, 2019

Location: Dallas, TX
Cost: $2,250

Venue: Perio Implant Concepts Training Facility

One Lincoln Park

8401 N. Central Expressway, Suite 200

Dallas, Texas 75225

United States