Diploma in Implant Dentistry
Orientation Course
with Adj A/Professor Richard Chan and six more leading speakers



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Date: 29 June - 1 July 2018 Register
Location: Sydney
Venue: RACDS
Level 13/37 York Street Sydney
Fee: $2,970 AUD (inclusive GST)
CPD 18.5 Hours

A 3 day Orientation Course has been developed by Adj A/Prof Richard Chan to prepare candidates to sit the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh examinations for the Diploma in Implant Dentistry

Course Outline

This course will test the candidate’s range of knowledge and understanding that underpins direct patient care. Attributes to be tested include problem-solving, evaluation of evidence, critical reading, communication skills, up-to-date knowledge, understanding and management of all aspects of implant dentistry. The course is a great way to validate your knowledge and skills in implant dentistry and extend your CPD in the subject area.

Areas covered include:

  • Scientific basis of implant dentistry
  • Clinical assessment skills
  • Practical implant procedures
  • Application process for the RCS Edinburgh exam including log book and case presentation submissions
  • Preparing candidates for the oral exams


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Who should attend?

The Orientation course is open to anyone wishing to sit the Diploma in Implant Dentistry Examinations. Clinicians with at least 3 – 4 years placing and restoring implants in clinical practice, not necessarily involving advanced procedures such as bone grafting.

How to register?

The Course fee is $2,970 inclusive of GST. Please complete the Diploma in Implant Dentistry Orientation Course registration form and return it to the College by Friday 1 April 2018.


Course Convenor

Adj A/Prof Richard W Chan

Dr Richard Chan is a graduate of the University of Sydney and has published in international and Australian journals and has lectured extensively on restorative and implant dentistry in Australia and internationally. For many years he was a fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Dental Surgery), College of Dental Surgeons of Hong Kong (Prosthodontics), Pierre Fauchard Academy and the International College of Dentists.

He is co-ordinator for several implant training courses for Continuing Education and the Graduate Diploma in Oral Implants at the University of Sydney (1999 to 2007). He is currently on the faculty for Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Prosthodontics) and was Program Director of Graduate Diploma in Clinical Dentistry (Oral Implants) at the University of Sydney.  He is also an Honorary Associate Professor in Oral Rehabilitation at the University of Hong Kong.  Richard maintained a multi-disciplinary referral practice in Sydney limited to implant surgery and prosthodontics and was a former president of the Australasian Osseointegration Society (NSW) Inc.