The Wisdom Tooth’s Minor Oral Surgery for GDPs study day has been specifically designed for dentists seeking to broaden their oral surgery skills and apply these in general dental practice. An emphasis is placed on performing non-surgical and surgical tooth extractions under close guidance so that you may have ample opportunity to refine your skills.
You’ll be guided throughout the day by an Oral Surgery Specialist in a pressure-free environment developed to facilitate your learning and confidence and will receive tailored feedback to help you transfer skills learnt to general practice.
CONTENT COVERED IN THIS COURSE
Principles of non-surgical and surgical exodontia
Correct use of extraction instruments
Approaches to raising soft tissue flaps, bone removal and tooth sectioning
Principles of suturing and wound closure
Management of complications following non-surgical and surgical exodontia
THROUGHOUT THE DAY YOU WILL PERFORM
Raising soft tissue flaps
Surgical exodontia including bone removal and tooth sectioning
Suturing and wound closure