Eastman Dental Institute


Implant Dentistry

Implant dentistry

Modern Implant dentistry is constantly evolving and presents with challenges which require new skills sets as well as meeting high patient expectations in the world we live in today.

Implant CPD courses at UCL Eastman Dental Institute cover both introductory and advanced implantology skills. From our two-day overdentures course to our eight-day clinical implant prosthodontics course, we offer a range of implant courses to suit you and the needs of your practice. Our lecturers are a range of clinical academics and visiting specialists, many of whom teach on the Implant Dentistry PG Diploma, guaranteeing you an excellent educational experience.

Courses currently scheduled

Implant Dentistry for Dental Nurses
A one day course that aims to provide dental nurses with an introduction to implant dentistry. Book now for July 2019.

Implant Dentistry: Fundamental Implant Prosthodontics
This three-day course is for clinicians who want to manage the restoration of dental implants in straightforward cases. Book now for June 2019.

Implant Dentistry: All-on-4 & Immediate Loading
A two day course introducing the All-on-4 concept from start to fitting of a provisional prosthesis in one day including all lab stages. Book now for November 2019.

Implant Dentistry: Maxillary Sinus Augmentation
This two day course will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the management of the atrophic posterior maxilla.  Book now for March 2020

Courses not currently scheduled

Implant Dentistry for Dental Nurses: NEBDN Certificate
This course will develop your theoretical knowledge and clinical skills in implant dental nursing and prepare you to sit the NEBDN Dental Implant Nursing examination. Register your interest.

Implant Dentistry Diploma: Study Club
A four day study club for graduates of the Implant Dentistry PG Diploma. Register your interest.

Implant Dentistry: Implant Overdentures
A two day course on the surgical placement and subsequent restoration of dental implants with overdentures. Interactive seminars will be followed by a demonstration of treatment procedures on a live patient. Register your interest.

Advanced Oral Surgery
A three-day advance CPD course providing you with evidence-based core knowledge in hard and soft tissue regeneration in the field of surgical dental implantology. Register your interest.

  • Dr Dev Patel
  • Dr Pareet Shah BDS (Hons)  MFDS RCSEd  MClinDent  MRD RCSEd
    Specialist in Prosthodontics
  • Dr Kavit Shah BDS, MFDS.RCS, M.Clin.Dent, MRD.RCS, Dental Surgeon, Specialist in Prosthodontics
  • Ms Isis Buffonge

Visiting lecturers

  • Dr Wail Girgis BDS (Lond), MSc Cons (Lond), Specialist in Prosthodontics
  • Dr Rishi D. Patel BDS MFDSRCS (Eng) MS (Loma Linda, California), Specialist in Prosthodontics
  • Dr Keval Patel
  • Dr Assad Khan Specialist in Prosthodontics, BDS, MClinDent, MPros RCSEd

Implant CPD courses are held in our academic teaching facilities, which  comprise of four fully equipped seminar rooms; three skills laboratories with a total of 50 individual work stations, each with its own phantom head equipment and computer screen linked to a teaching station; five well equipped surgeries (with microscopes) for clinical sessions and an open space where peer groups can meet to discuss the day’s teaching over tea and coffee.


Dr Dev Patel

Programme Director

Miss Marjorie Kelly

Course Administrator