Our Sinus Augmentation & Ridge Splitting Course balances theoretical and practical application. All modules involve hands-on training performed on animal models. Topics covered include:
Maxillary Sinus Anatomy
Lateral Window Technique
Filler Materials for Sinus Lift Procedures
Simultaneous Implant & Sinus Lift vs. Two-Stage Technique
Summers’ Technique (vertical sinus lift)
Complicated Sinus Lift Procedures
Ridge Splitting Techniques
Prosthodontic Principles for Posterior Maxilla
Soft Tissue Techniques
Placement of synthetic bone substitutes
This Sinus Augmentation & Ride Splitting course is specifically developed for specialists who wish to update their knowledge on the most advanced and up-to-date treatment modalities and techniques. This course is not intended for beginners and requires appropriate implant surgical experience.
Meet Your Lecturers
Top industry leaders facilitate all courses at the Implant and Aesthetic Academy. The Intermediate Dental Implantology Course is presented by:
Dr Howard Gluckman
Director & Senior Lecturer
Dr Howard Gluckman is the Director of the Implant and Aesthetic Academy. Dedicated to sharing knowledge and sharpening the skills of other practitioners, Dr Gluckman is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in the dental industry.
Dr Jonathan Du Toit is a training specialist in periodontics and oral medicine. He has written numerous dental journal articles and textbook chapters. In addition to serving on the review board for various review boards for several journals.