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Edinburgh Study Club

24 October 2023
The Key Principles to Master for Advanced Hard & Soft Tissue Techniques

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Presented by: Dr Nikolaos Vourakis
Host: Daniel Benson
Date: 24 October 2023
Time: 1900 Refreshments 1930 Lecture
Location: Novotel Edinburgh Park, 15 Lochside Avenue, Edinburgh, EH12 9DJ

This webinar is aimed at Implant Dentists who want to check in on their level of experience in performing hard and soft tissue augmentation procedures. This one hour session will encompass a 40 min presentation and the opportunity for Q&A on the fundamental skills that should be mastered before progressing to more complex bone grafting & soft tissue augmentation techniques which are often necessary for successful implant placement. Take this opportunity to understand the key principles in hard & soft tissue grafting. Learn how to progress and apply these principles to more complex procedures such as horizontal and vertical bone augmentation and the Sausage Technique.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar delegates should have a deeper understanding on the following key principles:

  • The biological concepts behind these procedures and what biologic materials to use when
  • How to treat vertical defects 
  • How to achieve horizontal bone augmentation
  • How re-establish the soft tissue after augmentation


Nikolas is a Senior Implant and Restorative Surgeon in private clinics in London and Edinburgh.

His special interest and main qualifications are in Oral Surgery and Oral Implantology while he has wide experience in all areas of Aesthetic Dentistry.

He has been a practicing Dental Surgeon since 2005 after graduating from the prestigious Military Academy Medical School at the University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

Nikolas started his training in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department of the 401 Military Hospital in Athens, Greece. As a military officer, he then went on to serve as a team leader in a field hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan - an experience which shaped his commitment and dedication to his chosen field. On returning to Greece, he furthered his training completing a Postgraduate Diploma in Oral Implantology from the University of Athens, Greece and a Master of Science Degree in Oral Surgery/Implantology from Göethe University of Frankfurt, Germany.

He recently obtained an Advanced Surgical Master Curriculum in Regenerative Implant Dentistry next to Dr Istvan Urban in Budapest, Hungary.

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