OU College of Dentistry Mini Residency in Implant Dentistry

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Date & Location
Occurs every 30 days starting on 11/10/2017 at 8:00 AM, OU College of Dentistry, Oklahoma City, OK

Target Audience


Module I       November 10, 11, 12, 2017   
Module II     February 16, 17, 18, 2018
Module III     March 23, 24, 25, 2018
Module IV     June 8, 9, 10, 2018
Module V      July 13, 14, 15, 2018

The University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry presents a comprehensive, year-long mini residency in implant dentistry. Participants will complete this course with the knowledge, understanding and skill sets to immediately incorporate implant dentistry into their practice. This course will focus on live demonstrations, as well as placement and restoration of implants by attendees on pre-selected patients. Course features includes:

  • 77 Hours of didactic instruction and 38 hours of hands on experience
  • Cadaver dissection and placement of implant
  • 1:2 faculty to attendee ratio during surgical procedures
  • Two complete implant cases on live patients per participant
  • Comprehensive didactic instruction on case selection, treatment planning, implant selection, surgical procedures, bone grafting, implant maintenance, managing complications and follow-up care
  • Training for surgical assisting team
  • Business overview and benefits of incorporating implant dentistry
  • Complimentary 1- year membership in OU COD Implant Study Club including CE hours accrued
  • Surgical assisting staff to receive separate, additional training in select modules


Upon completion of this course, participants will improve their competence and performance by being able to:

  1. Basic review of anatomy and physiology as it relates to implant dentistry.
  2. Learn surgical and prosthetics principles as it relates to implant dentistry.
  3. Hands on experience with surgical placement and restoration of implants on live patients.
  4. Diagnosis and treatment planning for the edentulous arch.
  5. Proper case selection for the beginner implant practitioner .


CERP Certification
The University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry is a CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/cerp

Patient Submission
Course attendees will place surgical dental implants on live patients. As such, course attendees will be responsible for securing their own patients from their own practice to participate in this course, and will be responsible for post-op care. After enrollment, course attendees will be given information on patient requirements and will be asked to submit four candidates for submission. Course directors will review patient submissions and assist course attendees in selecting two patients for treatment. 

Location: OU College of Dentistry
1201 N. Stonewall Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73117

Hours: 115 (Lecture: 77, Hands-On: 38)

Tuition: $17,500

Complimentary parking is available on the first floor of the Stonewall Parking Garage, located directly across from the OU College of Dentistry, on the southeast corner of 13th St. and Stonewall Ave. Please bring your parking ticket with you to the course for validation.

Hotel Accommodations
For the convenience of our out-of-town guests, a block of rooms has been reserved at the Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown Medical Center, located at 714 N. Phillips Ave. in Oklahoma City. The Embassy Suites is located within one mile of the OU College of Dentistry and offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from campus.
To make a reservation, call (405) 239-3900. Tell the receptionist you are with the OU College of Dentistry’s Continuing Education Implant Course to receive a discounted rate of $139 per night.

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