Essential Implant Care

Cambridge, United Kingdom : 21/03/2015
  • Course overview

    This interactive course is designed for Hygienists to be able to provide patients with implant cleaning techniques across a range of implant prostheses. As well as observing a live patient implant cleaning demonstration, you will also have the opportunity to practice cleaning implants on models with the guidance of Devonshire House Hygienists.

    Aims
    •    Understand the cleaning demands of implants and super structures
    •    Understand the difference between the maintenance of single implants, bridges and All-on-4™ and implant retained dentures
    •    Understand the progression of the disease process around implants

    Objectives
    •    Identify difficult cleaning situations
    •    Successfully coach patients to be confident in implant aftercare
    •    Select the correct cleaning aids for implant prostheses
    •    Understand the need for a flexible approach by hygienists

    Features
    •    Video of All-on-4™ surgery
    •    Hands on All-on-4™ framework cleaning on models
    •    Live patient implant cleaning demonstration
  • Speaker information

    • Wail is a Prosthodontist and Partner at Devonshire House, a Specialist Practice in Cambridge, and an Implantology lecturer and examiner. As a Specialist Prosthodontist at Devonshire House, Wail and the team place over 800 implants a year. Wail also provides general dental care for a broad patien ...
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