DDI – CORE 3 Fall Toronto: Atraumatic Extraction & Bone Grafting

Richmond Hill, Canada : Nov 15, 2019
  • Course overview

    This course is designed to provide dentists with the necessary knowledge and skills to properly extract teeth atraumatically, and then provide general bone grafting procedures. Emphasis is placed on comprehensive knowledge of both the scientific theory and practical procedures for preserving bone during extractions, as well as understanding how to treat each specific socket with various bone grafting techniques. Equipment, materials and techniques used for these purposes will be discussed. The other main focus of the course is for doctors to become knowledgeable and proficient with general ridge augmentation bone grafting as well as socket bone grafting which will allow the participants to treat the majority of simple cases without additional training. Discussions of various grafting materials will be emphasized.

  • Speaker information

    • Dr. Birdi received his dental degree from the University of Saskatchewan and his post-graduate specialty training in both periodontics and prosthodontics from the University of Minnesota. He is a Fellow and Examiner for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a Diplomate of both the American Bo ...
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  • Social program

    • Atraumatic Extraction Principles
    • Proper instruments for treatment
    • Bone biology & socket healing principles
    • Mechanical extraction systems
    • Bone grafting materials & principles
    • Implant placement using multiple systems (hands-on)
    • Immediate implant placement (hands-on)
    • Basic suturing techniques & flap design (hands-on)
    • Socket grafting and ridge augmentation (hands-on)