Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Understand in brief the biology behind bone remodeling and resorption.
  • Identify and classify bone defects in edentulous sites.
  • Describe the eligibility for bone grafting and select the appropriate modality of treatment for the same.
  • Explain the steps involved in executing bone augmentation procedures.
  • Discuss the risks and complications of bone augmentation.
  • Explain the long-term prognosis of procedures described.