Practical Dentistry

Course Date:
Wednesday 14th August 2019 & Thursday 15th August 2019
Course Time:
10.00am - 5.30pm
Available Spaces:
£949.00 + VAT
The Clinical Skills Lab Manor Place,
204a Manor Place,
London. SE17 3BN

Supported by: iM3 Veterinary Dentistry

Dentistry is a very important part of practice life, from a time and income perspective, as well as in terms of general animal welfare, yet it is often the discipline practitioners like the least. This two-day cadaver-based practical course aims to significantly improve your practical dentistry skills as well as reignite your enthusiasm.

Topics to be covered include:
  • Understand the clinical indications for extractions, including reviewing relevant alternatives
  • Review relevant dental and oral anatomy
  • Understand the principles involved in closed and open (surgical) extraction techniques
  • Understand the benefits and risks of/and practise regional anaesthesia (dental nerve blocks)
  • Practise extractions on cadaver specimens – concentrating on the ‘big 4’: canines and carnassials in the dog
  • Review surgical principles of mucogingivoperiosteal flap creation
  • Understand how to avoid extraction complications
  • Learn how to retrieve root tips

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Canine Dentistry 1

Some feedback about this course...

"It was great. Very practical. Small group and plenty of individual help available. Rachel was very knowledgeable. Good communication. Very approachable"- May 2017
"Excellent level of teaching, brilliant equipment, and wonderfully high level of practical work possible, Rachel was excellent, professional yet friendly, willing to answer all questions at any point, and she had an excellent teaching manner with very clear explanatory style"- May 2017
"Enjoyed a lot, learnt a lot, great to have the practical element, Good speaker, very informative"- May 2017
"I thought Rachel was really good, obviously very interested in her subject and keen to teach and impart her knowledge. I found her very helpful and patient."