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Total Soft Tissue Training

Total Soft Tissue Training

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Replicate predictable results with soft tissues for teeth and implants.

 

 

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Course content

  • Wound healing biology of soft tissue grafting procedures.
  • Diagnosis and treatment decision tree for root coverage procedures.
  • Soft tissue defect classification around dental implants.
  • Timeline of soft tissue grafting around dental implants.
  • Utilizing soft tissue substitute materials and selection process.
  • Armamentarium and suturing.

Harvesting techniques:

  • Free gingival graft.
  • Connective tissue graft.
  • Tuberosity harvest.
  • Retromolar and edentulous ridge harvest.
  • Management of the donor sites.

Step by step techniques:

  • Apically positioned flap.
  • Coronally advanced flaps for root coverage.
  • Vestibuloplasty.
  • Lingually positioned flap.
  • Rotated palatal pedicle graft.
  • Roll flap and modifications
  • VISTA/tunnel techniques
  • Pinhole modifications for root coverage
  • Ridge augmentation and pontic site grafts.
  • Clinical case review.
  • Post-op management.
  • Avoiding and Management of complications.

Course objectives

  • Understand the determinants of mucogingival health and stability around teeth and implants.
  • Diagnose soft tissue deficiencies, when to intervene, and how to treatment plan accordingly.
  • Comprehend the importance of proper suturing techniques and utilizing microsurgical approaches to optimize soft tissue healing.
  • Harvest soft tissue grafts predictably.
  • Understand and visualize the step by step protocol for soft tissue techniques.
  • Avoid complications and protocols for their management.

Hands-on

  • Microsurgical suturing exercises
  • CTG harvest
  • FGG harvest
  • Apically positioned flaps
  • Free gingival graft
  • Rotated palatal pedicle
  • Tunneling techniques