Soft Tissue Augmentation – Materials and Techniques


Soft Tissue Augmentation – Materials and Techniques


02 May 2020


Robert Oretti and BioHorizons

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Contact Name:

Gemma Thompson

Contact Phone:

01344 752560

Course price:


Course aims:

The aim of this session is to provide the participant with an overview of soft tissue augmentation techniques and their predictability.

Course content:

Throughout the day an emphasis will be placed on the application of these techniques and how they can be extended to enhance outcomes of implant treatment. The course will cover the healing processes associated with these techniques along with the indications and contraindications, and take into consideration the use of different materials including the alternative materials used for this purpose alongside the evidence base. The session will also provide the participant with an opportunity of an interactive discussion during hands-on training and will cover various surgical techniques and tips on maximising outcomes.

Course Benefits:

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course delegates should understand:

  • The different techniques available for soft tissue augmentation
  • The healing associated with the different techniques
  • The factors that affect treatment outcomes and predictability
  • The different materials and their limitations
  • How these different procedures can be used around dental implants
  • The indications of using soft tissue augmentation
GDC Development Outcomes: A, C & D

CPD: 7 hours