Dr. Melenkiotis is a dental surgeon in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is a specialist in Implantology and currently a Professor of the International Courses in Implantology at ILAPEO, Curitiba, Brazil since 2015.
He graduated from Dental School at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, received his specialization (post graduate course) in Implantology at FAPES, Brazil, received his Masters degree in Implantology at ILAPEO, Curitiba/PR Brazil and is currently working on his PhD. He is fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian and French.
This course is for experienced clinicians and will present multiple full arch cases with immediate loading. This course covers principles of immediate loading, pre-requisites for primary stability, pre-prosthetic prep, multi-functional guides, surgical planning, impression techniques, working with the lab, one step hybrid fitting technique, and so much more! From the theory to practice, the participants will work with models, watch a live surgery demonstration, and perform one surgery case as main surgeon and another one as the assisting surgeon.
These courses have already passed.
With the advance of technology, especially in CAI and CAD/ CAM, Guided Surgery is a reality in the practice, but a learning curve is necessary. A brief history and evolution of the indications will illustrate the current state of the art of computer guided implant surgeries.