Minor Oral Surgery course for Dentists

Minor Oral Surgery course for Dentists

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Refresh your skills in Minor Oral Surgery (MOS) and operate on patients effectively and safely. This 1-day course covers the main aspects of dento-alveolar surgery performed in daily practice. Practice on pig's jaws and/or artificial models supervised by our lead trainer, Mr Sacco, CDT, DDS, MSc, Pg Cert Sed. Receive a completion certificate and 8 verifiable CPDs. Save £70 with code EARLYBIRD at check-out until 31/01/18. 

Length: 1 day, 8:30am-5pm

When: 24 March 2018, 8:30am-5pm

Where: London, venue to be confirmed

Price: £350

Who this is for: Dentists

What you will learn:

You will:

  • Consolidate your knowledge on how to assess, diagnose and manage patients suitable for MOS in primary care
  • Be able to predict and explain the common complications during and after Oral Surgery procedures
  • Acquire a basic, solid understanding of simple and complex surgical techniques 
  • Practice on pig's jaws and / or artificial models 
  • Be able to recognise patients who require onward referral to a specialist
  • Learn typical flap design, root sectioning, bone removal and basic suture techniques
  • Recognise avenues for further training in Minor Oral Surgery as a General Dental Practitioner

 Key topics covered by this course:

  • Patient assessment prior to teeth removal
  • Surgical armamentarium
  • Anatomy applied to Oral Surgery
  • Cross infection control
  • Understanding of differences in local anaesthetics
  • Basis of Oral Medicine
  • Exodontia and surgical exodontia
  • Management strategy for patients with dento-facial infections
  • Common complications of surgical procedures and their management
  • Hands-on training on artificial simulator and / or pig's jaws

Download the full course description.

Our trainer: Mr Roberto Sacco, CDT, DDS, MSc, Pg Cert Sed

Mr Roberto Sacco is a UK registered Oral Surgeon. He works as Oral Surgery Specialist - Honorary Clinical Teacher at King’s College Hospital in London and is Senior Clinical Teaching Fellow - Sedation Deputy Director at UCL- Eastman Dental Institute as well as Clinical Lecturer at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He's an external examiner for the Diploma of Primary Care in Oral Surgery at the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England. Learn more about Mr Sacco.

"I really enjoyed the Oral Surgery course which was well structured and balanced between theory, new guidelines, latest research and hands-on. Professionally delivered, it was good update for my daily practice and met like-minded professionals. It fully met my expectations therefore I'd strongly recommend it to my peers." Mr Fabrizio Rapisarda, DDS - London

One-to-one mentorship

Learning is a very personal experience. We offer one-to-one mentoring to help you address the specific challenges you encounter in your practice. We do not have any pre-set models as mentoring will be tailored to your very own goals. As such, it can be a one-off mentorship where our lead trainer, Mr Roberto Sacco, supports you over a day or half-day at your dental practice or it can be a mentoring programme over a longer period of time.

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