Cirurgia Avançada en Implantologia i Regeneració Òsea. Curs Teòric-Pràctic en Model Cadàver

Type of programme
Specialization courses
between 12-03-2021 and 13-03-2021
€775.00 / ECTS x 2 = €1,550.00. *Prices corresponding to the 2020-2021 academic year.
From 9 a.m. to 7 p.m
Spanish (secondary language: English)
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Implant treatment is able to recover the aesthetics and function of missing teeth as well as the tissue surrounding them.

Thanks to scientific advances, modern implantology has been able to increase the quality of treatment offered to the patient and reduced the time span of the therapy, minimising morbidity while under treatment and improving the aesthetic results of the restorations.

Nevertheless, the clinician often encounters cases with a limited amount of available bone which complicates the performance of implant treatments.

Knowledge of advanced implantology and periodontal techniques designed to increase the availability of bone and soft tissue offers the clinician the ability to tackle more complex clinical cases and, on the other hand, significantly improve the results across all cases that fall within the usual clinical ambit. For this reason, being able to manage such techniques has become virtually indispensible.

Course Objectives

The aim of the course is to provide dentists and maxillofacial surgeons with the theoretical and above all practical capacity to perform bone and soft tissue reconstruction techniques as well as the most advanced implant surgery. 

Competences the student will acquire

  • In-depth knowledge of the surgical anatomy of the maxilla-facial area
  • Knowledge of the surgical techniques for fitting implants in cases with limited availability of bone by using techniques to augment bone and soft tissue.
  • The ability to diagnose and treat gingival recession using advanced flap and rotary techniques associated with connective tissue grafts.
  • The ability to apply this knowledge in practice.



Direction and coordination

  • Dr. José Nart
  • Dr. Matteo Albertini 

Theoretical sessions

  • Diagnosis and treatment plan for patients with reduced bone availability.
  • Types of bone defects.
  • Principles of bone regeneration.
  • Types of implants and biomaterials in implantology.
  • Bone and alveolar healing.
  • Preservations techniques for the alveolar and bony rim.
  • Implant placement immediately post-extraction.
  • Guided bone regeneration techniques with membrane and implants.
  • Maxillary sinus floor elevation using a crestal approach.
  • Maxillary sinus floor elevation using a lateral approach.
  • Angles implants in cases of reduced bone availability.
  • Expansive corticotomy technique (split crest).
  • Advanced surgical techniques in the anterior sector.
  • Periodontal plastic surgery applied to implants, soft tissue management.
  • Periimplantitis: prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Practical sessions performed on a cryopreserved human cadaveric specimen: Part I

  • Fitting post-extraction implants associated with preserving bone crest with membrane and biomaterials.
  • Creation of bone defects and their successive regeneration using guided bone techniques with membrane / biomaterials and bone pins.
  • Horizontal augmentation using the Split Crest technique and space maintainers.
  • Maxillary floor elevation technique using osteotomes.
  • Maxillary floor elevation technique using a lateral approach.
  • Techniques for fitting pterygoid implants.  

Practical sessions performed on a cryopreserved human cadaveric specimen: Part 2

  • Techniques for augmenting soft tissue with autologous connective tissue and xenografts.
  • Taking a connective tissue graft from the palate/maxillary tuberosity.
  • Augmentation of soft tissue using the inlay/onlay/pouch technique.
  • Root coverage techniques using advanced and rotated flaps associated with connective tissue grafts.
  • Root coverage using the tunnel technique.

Study programme and subjects 2020-2021

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Cirurgia Avançada en Implantologia i Regeneració Òsea. Curs Teòric-Pràctic en Model Cadàver Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 2
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English


  • Dr. José Nart
  • Dr. Matteo Albertini
  • Dr. Antonio Baruffaldi
  • Dr. Giorgio Stroppa
  • Dr. Jaume Mestres
  • Dr. Vicente Platón
  • Dr. Canolich Vaamonde
  • Dra. Mireia Martí

Prerequisites & admissions

  • Dental practitioners or maxillofacial surgeons. The priority of access will be according to the order of registration.