(603) The Dental Implant Prosthetics Course, 145 GREEN MEADOWS DRIVE SOUTH, LEWIS CENTER OHIO, 43035


(603) Course Description

The Midwest Implant Institute offers the Introduction to Implant Prosthetics (603) once a year. Even if you don’t do surgery, learn how to restore so you can keep your patients in your practice. This course teaches the different basic concepts and the types of prosthetics components from different implant systems. This is a hands-on prosthetic course allowing the participants to handle several different implant prosthetic components. Live patients will be observed using different implant prosthetic modalities. 

In this course you will learn the simple prosthetic procedures of several systems. Allowing participating dentists to treat patients that come to their office with broken prosthetic components that need emergency treatment. Keep implant prosthetic problems in your own office by becoming proficient with improving implant esthetics. This course covers the prosthetic protocols for most of the main implant systems, and the generic protocols to allow you to: 

Confidently restore implants you have placed and serve prosthetic needs of new patients who already have dental implants
Confidently learn treatment planning with prosthetics as starting point
Includes Live Patient Demonstration of Mandibular Overdenture Construction


Course Topics

The Implant Prosthetics Course covers a broad simplification of Course Topics, Course Objectives, and Hands-on Participation. Below are a few of the Topics: 

  • Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
  • Tissue Management
  • Surgical Techniques to Minimize Unfavorable Results
  • Prosthetic Components – simplfication
  • Dental Implant related Anatomy
  • Bone Grafting Procedures with Prosthetics
  • Pre and Post-op Pain Management
  • Incorporation of Implants into General Dentistry
  • The MII Externship Program Requirements


Course Objectives

With in this (603) Implant Prosthetics Course there are many objectives, some are listed below: 

  • Identify the many facets of implant dentistry, highlighting prosthetics
  • Recognize that implant dentistry is a prosthetic discipline with a surgical component
  • Learn diagnosis and treatment planning that starts with conceptionalizing the end result of treatment and the final prosthesis 
  • Gain the basic knowledge of bone grafting and tissue management procedures as it relates to prosthetics
  • Recognize the various prosthetic considerations of the implant-supported prosthesis 

Course Instructors

    • Dr. Alfred "Duke" Heller
    • Dr. Robert Heller
    • Dr. Thomas Bilski
    • Dr. Jody Griffin
    • Ms. Karen Fairhurst

Hotel Registration

A spacious guest room with granite countertops, soft earth tones and rich dark woods awaits your arrival at Hilton Columbus/Polaris. Stay comfortable with a 55-inch HDTV, mini-refrigerator and complimentary WiFi. Their convenient location and complimentary shuttle within a 5-mile radius make it easy to get to Columbus attractions and the airport (24 hours advance notice is requested). Take time for the Papillon Day Spa, fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. The Hilton Columbus/Polaris extends an exclusive offer for The Midwest Implant Institute Registrants. For MII registration, visit The Hilton Columbus/Polaris website here!

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professionals in identifying quality provdiers 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.
1 day CE CREDITS: 8 (lecture CE: 5 Hands-on CE: 3)

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