CPD Activities

Implant and other materials science

Implant and other materials science

Starting on :05:00 PM 14 March, 2017 Venue:The Periodontist Dental Centre, B8 Starwood Apt. Argwings Kodhek Rd
Ending on :08:00 PM 17 February, 2017 Max Credits:5.00
Moderator:Dr. KITUKU TONNIE MULLI Activity Cost: Free Order


1. Dr. Hudson Alumera
Periodontist & Implant Practitioner, Lecturer University of Nairobi, President Kenya Dental Association.
University of Nairobi


Implant and other materials science


The participant will be able to understand

  1. Biomaterials
  1. Materials used in making implants
  2. Properties of titanium and its alloys
  3. Regenerative materials (bone and soft tissue)

      2. Osseointegration 

  1. Concept of Osseointegration
  2. Biomechanics of Osseointegration
  3. Evaluating osseointegration (radiographic & other techniques)


      3. Types of implants

  1. Endosseous implants
  2. Endosteal Implants
  3. Sub-mucosal Implants 
  4. Sub-periosteal implants
  5. Blade Implants
  6. Transosteal implants

      4. Introduction to common implant systems in kenya (demo)

  1. MIS
  2. Megagen
  3. Zimmer
  4. Others

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