Socket Preservation

Socket Preservation
This course is designed for registered Dentists.

Course Overview

The tooth is planned for extraction –  but what do I do next? When should socket preservation be considered and how can it be done predictably? What are the options for biomaterials to assist with socket presentation and how do we use them. 

Presentation 1 – The Biology of socket preservation / ridge augmentation
Presentation 2 – Clinical approaches to socket preservation

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will understand: 

  • What is socket preservation / ridge augmentation
  • What are the clinical indications for socket preservation
  • How do we achieve predictable clinical results


Presenter biography

Dr Amro AM Farag
BDSc (Cairo), MDSc (Oral Medicine), PhD (Griffith), Specialist Periodontist
Dr Farag graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Science in 2003 from Cairo University followed by postgraduate training in periodontics in 2010.
After moving to Australia in 2011, Amro commenced his PhD at Griffith University where he published several original papers, conference papers, and book chapter in the field of tissue engineering of periodontal structures, and was awarded his PhD in 2016.

He was awarded Doctor of Clinical Dentistry in Periodontics from the University of Queensland in 2020. Amro is a lecturer of periodontics and dental implantology at the University of Queensland. He is the current treasurer of the Australian Society of Periodontology Queensland Branch and a member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontology.

Event Pricing

ADA Member Dentist - $550
ADA Member 1st and 2nd Year Graduate - $440
Non-Member Dentist - $700


CPD Points

3 Scientific hours

Supported By

ADAQ is pleased to announce that this event is proudly supported by

We invite all dental practitioners, including OHT's and hygienists to join us for the morning session on Managing Dental Biofilm. Lunch provided!



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10/13/2023 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
ADAQ CPD and Training Centre 26 - 28 Hamilton Place Bowen Hills, QLD 4006 AUSTRALIA

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