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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, 2008/10/17 - Nobel Biocare, world leaders in restorative & aesthetic dentistry, has introduced in India for the first time, ‘The Total Implant Proficiency’ (TIP) Program- A five-module one year program to be conducted in Chennai, beginning October 20.
The TIP program is designed to provide a comprehensive study on implants and its prosthetic excellence by providing thorough clinical exposure for aspiring dentists. This program is a contemporary one-year full spectrum course, awarding the Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI).
TIP program is first ever program of its kind covering from the building blocks of implantology to the advanced treatment solutions available. The main objective to introduce this program is to continually train dental professionals on the latest and innovative techniques of implantology. Nobel Biocare, reputed for offering the finest dental education, has also done the maximum number of training and education programs for implant education in India. The TIP program is designed to meet the dearth of expert implantologists across the country by providing a comprehensive course, conducted by some of the best faculties across the world.
Partnering with dental professionals, Mr.Sameer Bhat, Country Manager of Nobel Biocare India said, “With the practice of dental implants certainly on the rise in the Indian Markets, the need for a full spectrum program, tailored to meet the specific educational needs of a competent dental professional, cannot be emphasized more. “The TIP” is just that !"
Each participant will place and restore five implants in every possible clinical condition. It will give dental professionals a hands-on experience with clinical patients under guidance and supervision of expert doctors.
TIP program is divided into five customized progressive modules spread for one year over 30 teaching days with lectures being conducted during weekends also. The program will have experienced international faculty and world class Indian mentors, all stalwarts in the field. Divided in five modules, the program will cover the following topics through live patient demonstration;
• Module I – Applied Sciences, Diagnosis, Treatment Planning.
• Module II – Basic Implant Surgery.
• Module III – Basic Implant Prosthodontics.
• Module IV – Soft Tissue Management.
• Module V – Advanced Implant Surgery and Prosthodontics.
The cost of the program is Rs. 5, 50, 000 plus taxes, offering Nobel Biocare’s products worth the same amount. Hence the education and training imparted is virtually free of cost. After successful completion of the program, Nobel Biocare will provide the professionals with post-program support comprising consultation by faculty members. The participants will be given course completions certificates from ICOI and Nobel Biocare. They will also become ICOI members for one calendar year along subscription to the ICOI journal for a year. For more info write to info.india[.]nobelbiocare.com.
About Nobel Biocare
Nobel Biocare is a medical devices group and the world leader in innovative aesthetic dental solutions with its brands NobelActive™, Brånemark System®, NobelReplace™, NobelSpeedy™, NobelPerfect®, NobelDirect®, Replace Select (dental implants), Procera® (individualized dental prosthetics), NobelGuide™ (complete patient rehabilitation program) and NobelSmile™ (patient education and awareness program). Nobel Biocare is a full solution provider for restorative esthetic dentistry, offering a wide range of innovative Crown & Bridge & Implant products, as well as training and education, patient information and clinically documented treatment concepts. Nobel Biocare has over 2,500 employees and recorded revenue of EUR 665.9 million in 2007. The Company is domiciled and headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. The Indian operations for Nobel Bioacare India Pvt. Ltd. is headquartered in Mumbai.