TISSUE IS THE ISSUE!
Thu 17th (afternoon) and Fri 18th (all day) September 2020
Dr Misagh Habibi & Dr David Attia
Soft tissue management is crucial to successful implantology, in function and aesthetics
Getting the basics right, right through to intermediate and advanced procedures
Rich in hands-on
Suture line opening, poor flap design and poor suture technique are prime reasons for surgical failure and complications, no matter how well implants are placed, or grafts harvested. Think critically about your incision, flap and suture work in implantology and grafting. Learn different techniques of soft tissue manipulation and flap design and apply them to optimise your outcomes. Lectures and hands-on workshops on pig jaws. Live surgery.
Tension release and flap advancement
Apically repositioned flap
Modified roll flap
Free gingival graft
Subepithelial connective tissue graft
Correction of gingival recession