UCLA Implant Continuum 2016

6 Modules

Enroll for entire series and save ! 
Fee: $18,000 **

or enroll by individual module:

Module 1
Jan, 2016     Fee: $5200

Module 2 
May, 2016     Fee: $5200

Module 3 
Sep, 2016     Fee: $5200

Module 4 
Jan, 2017     Fee: $5200

Module 5 
May, 2017     Fee: $5200

Module 6
Sep, 2017     Fee: $5200


** Early registration discount does not apply


Hands-on Surgical / Prosthetic Training, Lectures and Workshops, Live Patient Treatment*

Brochure Download: UCLA Dental Implant Continuum 2016
Course Directors

Peter K. Moy, DMD
Professor of Clinical Dentistry, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Director, UCLA Implant Center, Nobel Biocare Endowed Chair in Surgical Implant Dentistry, UCLA School of Dentistry

Todd R. Schoenbaum, DDS, FACD
Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Restorative Dentistry
Director, Continuing Dental Education Program

Brian LeSage, DDS, FAGD, FAACD
Lecturer, Section of Restorative Dentistry and Course Director UCLA Aesthetic Continuum
Private Practice, Beverly Hills, CA

Evidence Based  |  Clinically Revevant   |   Up-to-date

Come learn surgical and prosthodontic implant dentistry at UCLA. We have recruited leading clinicians and educators from UCLA and around the world to bring you the finest in hands-on implant training. This course is composed of 6 modules, 4 days each for a total of 24 days. Each module will feature in -depth lectures, intense hands-on workshops, live surgical demonstrations, and patient treatment. This course is designed for clinicians looking to place and restore implants.  Extensive time is spent in surgery and patient treatment.

Learning Objectives 

• Treatment planning from simple to complex
• Immediate placement and immediate loading
• Sinus Augmentation and socket augmentation
• Screw vs. cement retained restorations
• Abutment emergence design
• Particulate graft and membrane selection
• Hybrids, implant supported dentures, implant bridges, single teeth
• Full arch implant treatments; how many implants?
• Guided Bone Regeneration (GBR)
• Soft tissue grafting
• Custom impression copings
• Implant provisional restorations
• Digital and guided implant surgery
• Suturing around implants and grafted sites
• Growth factors and autologous platelet concentrates
• Surgical anatomy and management of complications
• CBCT use and interpretation
• Peri-implantitis: prevention and management
• Growth factors and autologous platelet concentrates
• Membrane slection and use

Module 1 - Interdisciplinary Implant Dentistry "Team Approach"

January 11, 12, 14, 15, 2016 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Treatment planning, anatomy review, surgical fundamentals, CBCT analysis, basic implant surgeries, implant restorations

Module 2 - Prosthodontic and Surgical Perspectives in Implant Dentistry

May 9, 10, 12, 13, 2016 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Case presentations, fully edentulous treatment, “All-on-4® Treatment concept”, guides, denture conversion, provisionals, socket management

Module 3 -Advanced Surgical and Prosthodontic Implant Principles and Techniques

September 5, 6, 8, 9, 2016 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Sinus augmentation, vertical ridge defects, custom impression copings, growth factors, soft tissue grafting, GBR, PRF

Module 4 - Digital Dentistry and Applications in Implant Dentistry

January 23, 24, 26, 27, 2017 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Digital implant treatment planning, semi and fully guided surgery , CAD/CAM applications, software comparisons

Module 5 - Prevention and Management of Implant Treatment Complications

May 8, 9, 11, 12, 2017 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Intra- and post-operative surgical complications, implant failures, broken screws, implant retrieval, infections, broken prostheses

Module 6 - Principles of Implant Dentistry - Putting it all together

September 18, 19, 21, 22, 2017 | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday | CDE Credits: 32 | Course Fee: $5200
Participant final case presentations, future trends, final written exam, final practical exams, certificate presentation


Workshop Exercises 
  • Fundamental Surgical Techniques: incisions, flap design, and suturing
  • Graft Techniques: sinus augmentation (direct and indirect), CT harvesting and placement, and use of particulate graft materials
  • Implant placement: using various systems and implant designs on models, pig jaws and patients*  
  • Prosthetic techniques: radiographic / surgical guides, impressions, abutment selection and design, fabrication of provisional restorations  
  • CBCT analysis and use of digital treatment planning software
  • “All-on-4® Treatment concept” implant placement and denture conversion
*Patient Treatment 
  • Open to CA licensed dentists enrolled in entire program    (Non CA residents inquire for further details)
  • Must have proof of malpractice coverage
  • Treatment will be performed with direct faculty assistance
  • Cases must be approved by course faculty


speakers/instructors and topics are subject to change without prior notice