The LLU Implant Dentistry Continuum offers 300-plus hours of lectures, hands-on workshop sessions, live surgical demonstrations, online lectures, and clinical experience for participating dentists who perform [procedures] and assist with dental implant surgeries. These hours apply toward the credentialing requirements of several professional organizations. 

  • History and Introduction to Implant Dentistry
  • Clinical and Radiographic Data Collection in Implant Dentistry
  • Dental Photography
  • Basic Concepts in Dental Implant Surgery
  • Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
  • Legal Considerations in Implant Dentistry
  • Pharmacology and Clinical Application in Implant Dentistry
  • Buffy Coat Platelet Rich Plasma (BC-PRP) and Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF)
  • Implant Restorative Space Requirements
  • Full arch Prosthesis – Design Considerations
  • Digital Work Flow in Implant Dentistry
  • Designing Surgical Guides: Hands on Computer Workshop
  • Principles of Ridge Preservation Techniques
  • Zimmer Institute Workshop - Simulation Laboratory in Implant Placement and Prosthodontics
  • Management of Surgical Complications in Implant Dentistry
  • Full Arch Implant Rehabilitation
  • A to Z Implant Supported Restorations
  • Current Concepts of Osseointegration and Bone Physiology
  • Cadaver Surgery Workshop - Head Anatomy Dissection and Advanced Bone Grafting Techniques
  • Straumann Workshop: Implant Placement and Restorative Solutions
  • Dental Implant Maintenance. Etiology of Complications, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Clinical Updates of Sinus Grafts Procedures
  • Complications Associated with Cemented Implant Supported Restorations; Their Prevention and Management
  • Applications of CBCT in Implant Dentistry
  • Geistlich Workshop - Biology, Materials, and Technique; Understand the Essentials for Optimal Ridge Preservation and Augmentation
  • 3-D Printing Techniques in Implant Dentistry
  • Management of Prosthodontic Complications
  • Anterior Implant Esthetics
  • Immediate Implant and Provisionalization with Tissue Grafts workshop
  • Basic Principles of Guided Bone Regeneration
  • Pig Jaw Workshop - GBR Surgery - Vertical and Horizontal Bone Augmentation Procedures
  • Nobel Biocare Workshop - DTX Studio Implant
  • Understanding the All-on-4® Concept
  • Dentium Workshop - Sinus Graft Techniques with Dentium and DASK System
  • Perio-Implant Considerations
  • Basic Concepts in Implant Prosthodontics and Biomechanics
  • Single Implant Provisional Restorations in the Aesthetic Zone
  • Anatomy and Diagnosis of the Maxillary Sinus
  • Applications of Digital Dentures in Implant Dentistry
  • Titanium Mesh Ridge Augmentation
  • Principles of Moderate Sedation and Stress Reduction Protocols
  • Phlebotomy Workshop
  • Understanding L-PRF in Surgical Implant Dentistry
  • Case Presentations by Advanced Dental Education Students from Implant Dentistry and Prosthodontics