Prostheses over implants is currently a very common part of the daily work of dentists. This means that any professional should have at least some basic knowledge about implant prosthetics including how to do simple repairs. Knowledge of implant prosthetics is also important so that the health professional can explain to patients about the different types of treatment that can be performed.
- To provide the necessary knowledge to formulate a diagnosis, treatment plan and bases for the step-by-step performance of the different stages of fitting prosthetics over implants.
- To learn about and be able to manipulate the various attachments required, as well as being able to take impressions in order to produce an implant prosthetic.
Competeces the student will acquire
- Students must be able to identify the different types of accessories required for implant prosthetics.
- Students must be able to take an impression over implants.