Basic Implantology Course - Prof. Howard Gluckman

Basic Implantology Course

Event Date: 28 May 2021 - 29 May 2021

Course Breakdown:

Drs. Howard Gluckman, Rian Wolfaardt and Jonathan du Toit, will be teaching this  Basic Dental Implantology Course to give practitioners the necessary training to complete basic implant cases. 

This accredited course covers cases in which the bone has healed, and the aesthetic zone isn’t affected. Both beginners and more advanced practitioners will benefit from the up-to-date treatment strategies covered.

The Basic Dental Implantology Course balances theoretical and practical application. All modules involve hands-on training performed on animal models. 

Topics covered include:

  • Implant Design and Surfaces
  • Applied Anatomy
  • Implant Radiology
  • Case Selection
  • Impression Techniques
  • Treatment Planning & Case Presentations
  • Sterile Techniques
  • Basic Surgical Techniques (Including sterile protocol)
  • Flap Design
  • Suture Materials and Techniques
  • Implant Exposure
  • Implant Prosthodontics (Including impression-taking)
  • Potential Complication Management
  • Implant Placement


While aimed at beginners who have placed a few implants, this introductory course will also benefit intermediate and advanced practitioners.

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