Osteology Practical Academy Beijing
20 November 2018
12.30 pm - 6:00 pm
Shangri-La Hotel, Beijing
Hands-on workshop on "Indication based flap and suturing techniques proposed for hard and soft tissue augmentation"
Instructor: Frank Schwarz
The selection of an appropriate flap design and suturing technique has a major impact on soft tissue wound healing and regeneration.
The scope of this hands-on workshop are the following key areas:
Principals of soft tissue wound healing at implant sites and the edentulous ridge
Indication based flap design for implant placement and various types of ridge augmentation procedures (full flap vs. split flap)
Indication based flap design for soft tissue augmentation (keratinized tissue, volume augmentation, mucosal recessions)
Harvesting and handling of connective tissue and free gingival grafts
Handling of soft tissue substitutes
Suturing techniques (closure/ positioning and combination sutures)