Clinical Course Oral Implantology and Implant Prosthetics


Course Objective

Competences covered according to the General Educational Framework
Dentistry 2008: I (4), II (4), III a-j, l, m (4) , IV (4), V (4), VI a,
b, d-s (4), VII (4)
The student
• has proficient skills in the field of treatment planning.
• has proficient skills in the execution of the treatment.
• is able to communicate the plan and the treatment results with
the referring dentist.
In the first year this is for the treatment of edentulous patients.

Course Content

The goal of this course module is to provide the students enrolled in
the specialist course Oral Implantology and Implant Prosthetics with the
appropriate skills to plan and execute a complete implant treatment.
He/she must recognize and diagnose the prosthetic problems involved with
loss of teeth and periodontal structures, be able to provide an adequate
treatment plan and be able to perform the proposed treatment. He/she
must recognize the limitations of Oral Implants and Implant
prosthodontics and be able to provide alternative treatment plans if
indicated. Al necessary pre-implant treatment skills must be achieved
and the student must have the ability to provide the planned Implant
supported superstructure. Furthermore he/she must be able to communicate
the plan, the executed treatment and the evaluation thereof results with
the referring dentists.
All treatment plans are discussed with the personal supervisor prior to
any treatment execution. All the treatment interventions are carried out
under the supervision of a staff, member of the department of Oral
Implantology and Prosthetic Dentistry. Every treatment is registered and
the students are provided with feedback directly during treatment and
during 360 degrees feedback after the clinic.

Teaching Methods

Practical work; Training; Supervision; Intervision

Method of Assessment

Learning assessment
Portfolio assessment

• Good; Pass; or Fail.


• Relevant clinical protocols and guidelines
• Recent articles with a clinical focus/relevance

General Information

Course Code T_I1CLIN
Credits 30 EC
Period Ac. Year (sept)
Course Level 400
Language of Tuition English
Faculty Faculty of Dentistry
Course Coordinator prof. dr. B.G. Loos MSc
Examiner prof. dr. B.G. Loos MSc
Teaching Staff drs. J. Huigen
drs. P.W. van Elsas
drs. E. Rikken
dr. E.J. Blom
drs. J.H.P. Cosse

Practical Information

You need to register for this course yourself