Module 'Implant prosthetics'

The module analyses the current status of prosthetic implants in oral implantology by way of lectures, seminars, patient demonstrations and practical work on the phantom.

Content of teaching unit

Permanent implants

  • Single tooth replacement
  • Treatment with multiple single crowns
  • Bridge supplies
  • Tooth implant borne restorations
  • Procedures in the treatment chair and in the laboratory
  • Restorative materials (metal alloys, ceramics, composites)

Removable implants

  • Simple retention elements (pins , ball anchorage, magnetic attachments)
  • Complex retention elements (telescopics, bars)
  • Arrangement of remaining teeth
  • Procedures in the treatment chair and in the laboratory
  • Intraoral bonding
  • Structure of prosthetic bases

Aftercare (postoperative treatment) / management of complications

  • Documentation and recall
  • Statistics: success and survival rates, failure rates
  • Oral hygiene
  • Complications with technical components