Sinus Grafting for Implant Reconstruction

September 21 - September 23, 2017
February 22 - February 24, 2018
August 23 - August 25, 2018

September 21 - 23, 2017 Tuition: $4900 US - 23 Credit Hours
February 22-24, 2018 Tuition: $4900 US - 23 Credit Hours
August 23-25, 2018 Tuition: $4900 US - 23 Credit Hours

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Top 5 Reasons

To Attend Sinus Grafting for Implant Reconstruction

In this course, you will:

  1. Understand the 7 key principles for predictable sinus bone grafting.
  2. Describe the science and art of sinus bone grafting via unique interactive lecture discussion, HD video clips, hands on workshops and live surgical demonstration.
  3. Learn from Dr. Pikos’ 25 year experience with sinus bone grafting (more than 1000 sinus grafts performed).
  4. Experience a warm, friendly and unique environment for increasing diagnostic and surgical skill sets.
  5. Learn not just the “how to”, but the “why” and “why not”.

Course Objectives:

At the completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  1. Describe the Pikos Institute Philosophy for sinus bone grafting as they become confident with the clinical and sequential CBCT evaluation protocol.
  2. Understand the indications, guidelines and surgical protocols for sinus bone grafting: lateral and crestal approach.
  3. Perform sinus bone grafting with delayed and simultaneous implant placement.
  4. Understand the anatomy, biology and wound healing of sinus bone grafting.
  5. Recognize, manage and prevent intraoperative and postoperative complications associated with sinus bone grafting.

Course Topics:

  • Pikos Institute Philosophy of sinus bone grafting.
  • Sequential 3D digital diagnostic evaluation protocol for predictable sinus bone grafting.
  • 7 key principles and algorithms for science based, predictable sinus bone grafting.
  • Biology and wound healing of sinus bone grafting.
  • Comparison of autografts, allografts, xenografts and alloplasts as graft materials for sinus bone grafting.
  • Indications and step by step surgical protocol for sinus bone grafting – lateral and crestal approach.
  • Comprehensive long term case presentations (10-20+years).
  • Growth factor technology (PRF, PRGF, PRP, rhPDGF, rhBMP-2) in conjunction with sinus bone grafting.
  • Risk management issues related to sinus bone grafting.
  • Sinus bone grafting in the presence of thickened sinus membranes, polyps and mucous retention cysts.
  • Comprehensive recognition, management, and treatment of intraoperative, early and late postoperative complications.

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20 hours lecture AGD Subject code: 690, 2.5 hours participation AGD Subject code: 690

 

Actual message from clinician-attendee:

"Mike:

Just wanted to say thanks a million times over for teaching us the pouch technique on sinus grafting. I am here to tell you it makes sinus grafting so much more enjoyable knowing I have an out if I have a membrane tear...

Thanks again and happy holidays.

Bill Cohen

Perio

St. Louis"

 

September 21 - September 23, 2017
February 22 - February 24, 2018
August 23 - August 25, 2018
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