Curso Avanzado en Prótesis sobre Implantes

Type of programme
Specialization courses
2 semesters
2.5 ECTS
987,50 € / ECTS x 2 = 1.975,00 €* (1st year 2020-2021) *Subject to change each year
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Prosthetic implantology is nowadays a very common part of a dentist’s daily work being a field that changes from day to day. 

This course is aimed at professionals who know the basic terminology of prosthetic implantology, who have performed or continue to perform prostheses over implants and who wish to update or improve their knowledge in this field.

Course objectives 

  1. To provide the basic knowledge to formulate the diagnosis, treatment plan and foundations for a step-by-step development of the different phases involved in performing prostheses over implants. 
  2. To learn about the different types of prostheses over implants that can be performed and how to solve difficult cases. 

Competences the student will acquire

Students must be capable of knowing about the different types of prostheses over implants and the requisite steps for achieving a successful result.


Prospective students

The course is aimed at general dental practitioners and stomatologists to increase about the acknowledgment in prosthetic implantology.


Course coodinators

Dr. Oriol Cantó Navés

Thursday morning: 10-2 p.m

Impresions and temporistation (Dr Rosario Cedeño)

  • To learn to make impressions in complex cases due to position and number of implants.
  • To learn to make impressions using digital systems.
  • To design, plan and select the immediate or delayed loading temporary implants that best suit the various types of permanent prostheses.
  • To transmit information to the laboratory through the temporary prosthesis.
  • Importance of the temporary prosthesis in making impressions.

Duration: 4 hours (including break) 

Thursday afternoon: 3 p.m.- 7 p.m.

Single and partial prostheses (Dr Raul Medina)

  • Three-dimensional positioning of single implants
  • Types of connections
  • Prosthetic attachments
  • Tripod configuration
  • Single crowns and screw, cement and screw/cement-retained bridges
  • Transmit the information to the laboratory through the provisional
  • Clinical tests
  • Joining teeth and implants

Duration: 4 hours (Including break) 

Friday morning and afternoon: (from  10-2 p.m. and 3 p.m to 7 p.m)

Complete fixed prostheses and overdentures (Dr Oriol Cantó)

  • Biomechanics
  • Diagnostic wax-up
  • Types of complete fixed prostheses
  • Transition from the temporary to permanent prosthesis
  • Clinical tests
  • CAD-CAM Clinic and laboratory

Duration: 8 hours (including break)


Saturday morning:  10 p.m.-2 p.m.

Materials for implant-supported rehabilitations. Overdentures (Dr Oriol Cantó)

  • Rehabilitative materials for unit, partial and complete prostheses: Cr-Co, Ti, Zr, fibra carbon, fiberglass, lithium disilicate, hybrid composites…
  • Overdentures: indications, types of retention anchors, clinical steps.

Duration: 4 hours (including break)


Saturday afternoon:  4 p.m.-8 p.m.


Complications and maintenance (Dr Francisco Real)

  • Occlusion
  • Know through various clinical cases the complications that may occur during the execution and evolution of prostheses on implants
  • Emphasize the importance of the correct design of the prostheses to avoid diseases peri-implant
  • Show different means of plaque control and prostheses hygiene on implants

Duration: 4 hours (including break)

Study programme and subjects 2020-2021

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Curso Avanzado en Prótesis sobre Implantes Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 2
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English


  • Dr. Oriol Cantó
  • Dr. Raúl Medina
  • Dr. Òscar Figueras
  • Dra. Rosario Cedeño
  • Dr. Francisco Real


Admission requirements

Prerequisites and admissions

To be a stomatologist or dentist.



Grants & financial aid


5% discount for Alumni members


Information and Admission Services

Sra. Cristina Junquera
Sra. Paola Lago

(+34) 93 504 20 00