Getting Started in Implant Dentistry

Surgical Beginner

This one-day, foundation level course has been designed for dentists who want to develop fundamental skills in implant dentistry.

The course will cover where implant dentistry fits in with existing treatment options, how to get the practice ‘implant-ready’, patient suitability and assessment and how to converse with and present treatment options to optimise the patient experience.  Delegates will develop their understanding of surgical placement as well as receiving hands on experience in restoring dental implants. Delegates will have the opportunity to increase their understanding of the different training pathways available within implant dentistry and will develop an appreciation for the next steps towards a fulfilling career within this sector.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course delegates will:

  • Understand the role of dental implants and their clinical indications
  • Be able to describe the clinical procedures involved in surgical placement and the restoration of dental implants
  • Gain experience in taking an impression for a dental implant restoration
  • Gain experience in the delivery of the definitive implant restoration
  • Understand the options available to pursue a career within implant dentistry

GDC Development Outcomes

A, B & C


7 hours


  • Saturday 15th February 2020
  • Saturday 14th March 2020


W2 2EA

Course Fee

£99 + VAT


“Excellent thorough breakdown of a step to step guide of start to finish of implant placement. Superb delivery & patient speaker”

“Amish was very good. He was very welcoming and helpful. Content amazing and I got even more information than what I was expecting. I will recommend this course”

“Amazing course, speaker was 10 out of 10. I would definitely recommend to colleagues”

“Very well presented, interesting, very detailed, good mix of theory and practical, good sequence of implants”

“Amish was a very friendly & overall great speaker. Good time to ask if people had questions. Content wasn’t rushed”

Meet the presenter

Dr Amish Raichura

Dr Amish Raichura

BDS (Honours) (Lond), Dip Implant Dent RCS (Edin), Pg Cert (Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry), Pg Cert (Dental Education)

Amish graduated with honours from Guys King’s and St Thomas’
hospital in 2008. In his time there, he received an Oral Biology presentation award and certificates of excellence in Conservative Dentistry and Dental Radiography. Soon after graduating, he acquired the Diploma of Membership of the Joint Dental Faculties from the Royal College of Surgeons (England). He now works primarily in private practice.

From an early stage in his career, he developed an interest in dental implants. He was taught and mentored in the UK and Germany by some of the most prestigious implantologists from around the world. He has been placing and restoring dental implants for many years and formalised his training by acquiring the coveted Diploma in Implant Dentistry from the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). He has mentored dentists embarking on the surgical and restorative aspects of dental implant placement by providing one to one teaching and the opportunity to shadow him during treatments in general practice.
He also has a keen interest in cosmetic dentistry and has completed a one year Advanced Certificate in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry. He combined his passion for dentistry with his devotion to teaching by becoming a Foundation Dentist (FD) Trainer, a position he held until 2017. He also lectured at FD study days during this time. To assist him with his teaching, he has completed a one year Postgraduate Certificate in Dental Education.

To book / further information

Please contact BioHorizons Customer Service on 01344 752560.
Please note payment is taken at the time of booking.

[email protected] 01344752560
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