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. A university-based training programme provides a sound basis for evidence based training and education. Attainment of new skill sets in implant dentistry will provide a foundation to safely treat patients with dental implants and provide a rewarding career in Implant Dentistry.
Our diploma in Implant Dentistry has been running since 2007 with a high percentage of students graduating at end of the programme. Teaching is spread over various lectures, seminars, hands on workshops and live surgeries. One on one patient supervision is provided for treating patients on site to ensure student learning is optimal. The teaching is led by registered specialists who have significant experience in both the surgical and prosthodontics aspects of implant Dentistry. This complimented by various invited national and international speakers.
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Implant Dentistry PG Dip
A part-time, three year Postgraduate Diploma programme designed for dentists with little or no experience in implant dentistry, to enable them to comprehensively diagnose, treatment plan and treat, within the scope of their ability, patients in need of implant-based prosthodontic treatment. After graduating, Implant Diploma students are invited to attend the annual study club.
We have lecture & seminar rooms, two skills labs for hands-on work shops aswell as 5 full equipped surgeries for patient treatment and a Cone Beam CT Scanner on site. Our course material is on Moodle which is an online- resource available to all registered UCL students.
We would encourage prospective students to attend one of our free taster days, however, if you cannot attend then please contact the department to see if we can arrange an alternative.