Digital Implant Planning course

Digital Implant Planning course

This is a new course we are planning based on demand - please register your interest.

Course details

Dental Excellence at Harewood
Full day course
Total cost: £TBC

Professionals leading the course

Course details

Join Jon Swarbrigg and Mark Willings for a hands-on digital planning course.

This one day digital implant planning course will cover:

Overview of digital planning

  • Video of a case
  • Case studies
  • Benefits and advantages of digital planning
  • What records are needed to digitally plan a case

CT scanning

  • IRMER requirements
  • What machine
  • What software is needed
  • Interactive planning

Intraoral records

  • Intraoral scanning
  • Impressions and model scanning
  • Creating an STL file

Planning case

  • Technician responsibility
  • Dentist responsibility
  • Superimposing STL with CT scan

Laboratory requirements

  • Model scanning
  • 3D printed models
  • Digital wax up vs analogue
  • Abutment design
  • 3D printed guides – design and production
  • Provisional crown
  • Definitive crowns

Video of case to demo

  • Use of 3D guide
  • How does surgical kit / burs work
  • Accuracy of system


You will have a laptop and will do a walk through of a plan, including:

  • Import dicom
  • Superimpose SDL file
  • Virtual planning
  • Virtual placement
  • Order a guide

Using a pre-prepared model of the case that you plan yourselves, have a prepared 3D guide and:

  • Place implant using guide
  • Place abutment – (prepared) to show them accuracy of guide and placement
  • Place pre prepared temp crn

What happens after this course?

We hope to run a follow on, advanced course to give you the opportunity to plan your own cases alongside Jon Swarbrigg and Mark Willings.


Course times

We are planning to offer this as a one day course taking place at Dental Excellence at Harewood in 2019.

About the venue

Dental Excellence at Harewood
Moor House
72a The Square
LS17 9LF
Tel: 0113 218 1919 ext 101

Dental Excellence at Harewood is situated eight miles north of Leeds and eight miles south of Harrogate on the main Leeds/Harrogate road. It is easily accessible via the M1, A1 and has good rail links to Leeds and Harrogate and is just 10 minutes away from Leeds/ Bradford International Airport.

Contact information

If you have any questions about this course, email , call 01246 559 599 or chat to your local bredent representative.

Course details

For Dentists, Dental Technicians, Clinical Dental Technicians,
Dental Excellence at Harewood
Full day course
Total cost: £TBC
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