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Introduction to Implant Nursing Sept 2024

Introduction to Implant Nursing Sept 2024

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 To book on this course please use link CLICK HERE

This course needs to be booked via the Dentsply booking system. There are 12 spaces for this course at a cost of £99

Speaker:  Lauren Meharry from Dentsply Sirona

Course Description:

This course is perfect for nurses who are new or already involved in dental implants,empowering them to be ready to assist a clinician in surgical placement. Delegates will learn implant terminology and the function of dental implants and abutments. In this interactive course, there will be an opportunity for a hands-on experience in setting up a clinic ready for implant surgery using the latest aseptic techniques.    Dentsply Sirona nurse trainers will draw on their years of experience as implant nurses to take you through the drilling protocols of Astra Tech System EV and understand decontamination and sterilisation procedures, patient information and preoperative protocols.

Learning Content:

During the day delegates will be immersed in the implant workflow from a nurse's perspective. They will have lectures and hands-on experience of surgery set up using the latest aseptic techniques, as well as having an update on decontamination and sterilization procedures. The course will explore some of the requirements for post and pre-operative patient care as well as dental terminology for implant surgery. In the afternoon delegates will be led through the Astra Tech System EV workflow and protocols for surgery and restoration before having hands-on experience using the system in a simulation jaw. The latter part of the day will be focused on stock management including what is needed before, during and after surgery and how to speak with patients about their implants with information on care and cleaning.

Aims & Objectives

  • At the end of this course, delegates will have an understanding of:
  • The processes involved in placing and restoring dental implants in practice.
  • Setting up a clinic ready for implant surgery using aseptic techniques.
  • Surgically scrub, gown and glove correctly ready for implant surgery.
  • The current decontamination and sterilization protocols used with the Astra Tech System EV surgical and restorative kit.
  • The correct assembly and use of the Astra Tech System EV surgical and restorative kit.
  • Learn and discuss best practices on stock management.


Educational outcome 7 hours verifiable CPD 

The A9 is the main trunk road into Perth. We are located in the centre of Perth with good transport links. Perth Train station is a 10minute walk away as is the main Bus Station. All Day Parking is available behind the Academy at Thimble Row Car Park. Charges apply. The car park is only a 2 minute walk away. Entry to the Academy is via our Sure Smile Studio located on the ground floor of 31 South Methven Street, Perth PH1 5PE



Delegate Terms and Conditions

Payment must be made prior to a booking being accepted.  

If cancellation is more than 8 weeks before course start date, full refund will be given. Cancellation within 8 weeks of the course start date will incur 50% course fee. Cancellation within 4 weeks of the course start date will incur 100% course fee.

Non-attendees will be charged the full tuition fee. If Clyde Munro cancels the programme, the participant will be reimbursed the full tuition amount.   Prior to that an administration fee of £50 will be charged. Clyde Munro reserves the right to alter the programme if there are circumstances beyond its control.  

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