Implants: Tips and Tricks

Contributes 35 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes an in-depth look at setting up for implant procedures as well as placing and restoring a single implant.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment. If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.


The aim of this course is to detail how to setup for an implant procedure and provide an overview of how to place and restore a single implant case on a model. 


Learners will be able to:

  • Explain how to setup a surgical motor for implant surgery
  • Discuss the instrumentation utilised in implant surgery
  • Detail the implant system and drill protocols
  • Explore an overview of the impression stage when restoring a single implant case 

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • Clinical tips for setting up for implant surgery    
  • The importance of understanding the implant system, drill protocols and angulations following planning     
  • The impression techniques used in single implant cases – digital vs conventional    
  • Has a stepwise understanding of intraoral scanners in restoring implants
  • Some of the common pitfalls when placing single unit implants