Request Information Call Doctores Valencia
Become a Dental Implantologist
“The teachers are highly-qualified and very committed. They make a very professional team with a great deal of experience. This means that they are very demanding and fill you with confidence from day one.”
“Truly outstanding and one of a kind education!”
StarReview of training in dental implants.Doctores Valencia SuccessStarStar -Dr. Yanela Gonzalez

A One-of-a-Kind Opportunity to
“Learn By Doing” in a World-Class Implantology Course
in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Over
4,210
students trained

Over
100,300
implants placed

You won’t just study dental implants; you’ll actually place them yourself. Our world-class implantology course will provide you with practical experience on implant placement. The only thing we require is a basic theoretical knowledge of oral surgery, acquired from an accredited university degree in odontology, stomatology, or maxillofacial surgery. During the Dental Implants course, you will place 30 implants yourself and also assist on 30 implant placements with the supervision of an oral surgeon instructor. You can also learn the necessary procedures involved in complex implant cases, such as sinus elevations and bone grafting. We choose our patients meticulously to adapt to the skills of each doctor. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to provide a complete dental implant case in your own practice.

Request Course Info

Our 1-Week Courses

Dental
Implants

LevelBeginner Objective30 Implants
Previous experience required

Basic theoretical knowledge of oral surgery is necessary; however, practical experience is not required. This implant-placement program on live patients will increase your skills. Following Doctores Valencia philosophy of “Learning by Doing,” the student will place 30 implants and assist with a minimum of an additional 30 implants with the supervision of an oral surgeon instructor. Due to the extensive experience of Doctores Valencia, the patient selection is meticulous and adapted to the skills of each assistant so the student will never feel overwhelmed. By the end of the week, the student will be able to provide a complete dental implant case in his or her own practice.

Sinus Elevation & Implants

LevelAdvanced Objective4 Sinus Lifts and 10 Implant Placements
Previous experience required

Basic surgical knowledge and practical experience with a minimum placement of 50 implants required. You should also have a minimum of one year of oral surgery experience or have completed the beginner level of Doctores Valencia programs.

Sinus elevation & Implants is an exceptional program. The student will complete four cases applying the lateral approach technique. This course includes big flaps technique, design and drilling of the window, as well as the management and solutions of complications associated with the sinus elevation surgeries. It is all hands-on, providing you with a high surgical skill level. Students will also learn the criteria of when a sinus elevation surgery plus implants and bone or just bone and healing for a second stage are recommended. Moreover, you will perform ten complex implant cases at the same time as the sinus lift surgeries, possibly including immediate implants and big bone atrophies.

Sinus Elevation & Ridge Splitting

LevelAdvanced Objective4 Sinus Lifts and 3 Ridge Splitting Cases
Previous experience required

Basic surgical knowledge and practical experience with a minimum placement of 50 implants are required. You should also have a minimum of one year of oral surgery experience or have completed a beginner level of Doctores Valencia programs.

The students assisting in the Sinus Elevation + Ridge Splitting Program will extend their practical knowledge in oral surgeries by doing four complete cases of sinus elevation, lateral approach technique. You will learn the approach procedures with big flaps, as well as the design and drilling of the window depending on the needs of each case. The focus is on both the surgical procedures and the management of solutions in the complications associated with sinus elevation. The ridge splitting technique that is learned in Doctores Valencia programs is done with “Piezo Surgery,” ideal for atrophic ridges expansion. The handling and performance of the case with “Piezo Surgery” is done completely by the student with the supervision of an instructor which will provide the acquisition of the necessary skills to solve the most difficult cases in their own practice. By the end of the week, three hands-on ridge augmentation cases will be completed by the student.

Sinus Elevation

LevelAdvanced Objective7 Sinus Lift Cases
Previous experience required

Basic surgical knowledge and practical experience with a minimum placement of 50 implants are required. You should also have a minimum of one year of oral surgery experience or have completed a beginner level of Doctores Valencia programs.

The Sinus Elevation Program is the gold standard if you want to solve any single case in your dental practice. Learning is achieved by doing seven complete cases with the lateral approach technique, design and drilling of the window depending on the needs of each case, as well as the management and solutions of the complication associated with sinus elevation surgery. The student will learn pre and post-op medication protocols that the oral surgeons apply depending on the case diagnosis.

Dental Bone Grafting

LevelExpert Objective6 Advanced Grafting Surgeries
Previous experience required

Practical experience with a minimum placement of 200 implants required.

You should have a minimum of two years of oral surgery experience or have completed the advanced level of Doctores Valencia programs. The great performance obtained with this program in terms of surgical skills and tissue management has no equal. Monoblocks surgeries from mandible ramus or chin with “Piezo Surgery,” membranes and pins fixing management, bone expansion technique with big atrophies, the use of titanium mesh and performance of onlay grafting are the surgical treatments that the participant will learn during the week.

Two Day Courses

Doctores Valencia: Wisdom Teeth Extractions

Wisdom Teeth Extractions*

LevelExpert ObjectiveMinimum of 10 Wisdom Surgery Extractions
Previous experience required

This course requires a minimum of two years of oral surgery and tooth extraction experience or completion of advanced level Doctores Valencia programs.

Tooth extraction is one of the most important procedures in a dental practice. The participants attending this course will reach the knowledge and skills to complete 14 cases of third molar surgeries. The basis of the course is the selection of proper forceps, elevators and luxators, third molar extraction when teeth are semi-impacted or impacted, socket preservation, soft tissue management and suture techniques. Also, specific knowledge of medication for pre-, during and post-op will be provided to the attendees.
* Two Day Courses

*Two Day Course
Doctores Valencia: Advanced Program in Bichectomy

Advanced Program of Bichectomy*

LevelAdvanced Objective5 Bichectomy: unilateral and bilateral
Previous experience required

Minimum of 2 years in oral surgery

At least two years of experience in oral surgery or have completed advanced level courses Doctors Valencia is required for this course. Learning theory and practice in the phase of surgery. The Bichectomy is a surgical technique that consists in correcting or decreasing the volume of Bichat balls, which are accumulations of fat that all people have in the cheek area and if they are large can make the face look too round, by minimally invasive surgery. They are structures adipose tissue located within the oral space following the anterior edge of the masseter muscle. The Bichectomy is indicated in people who have a rounded facial appearance without angulation. The aim is to outline and stylize facial contours, conserving the traits like cheekbone and jaw edge.
* Two Day Courses

*Two Day Course

Prices

One week courses

$10,000 This price includes:

Two Day Courses

$6,000 This price includes:

What You’ll Gain from Doctores Valencia

A minimum of 30 operations with a variety of cases in accordance of your skill level.

Standard cases; extreme cases; we have a wide range and a high number of patients.

Experience with a variety of implant designs and screws according to your clinical indication.

A staff of surgeons and supervisors with over 15 years of experience training students from all over the world.

All surgical equipment and materials needed for the course are included and unlimited.

We will also provide you with a set of scrubs and a surgical cap.

Expert advice after the course has ended, if necessary.

Changing the dental seminar industry

Access to maxillofacial surgeons, stomatologists, and doctors with extensive experience in implantology complications.

Changing the dental seminar industry

A one-of-a-kind experience in one of the oldest cities in the Caribbean: Santo Domingo.

Request Course Info

Learning by Doing

Our course’s methodology is all about practicality and hands-on experience. We don’t want you in classrooms all day just studying theory; we want you in the operatory, practicing your technique, working on actual patients with unique cases. Over the course of our program, you’ll have the chance to work on extreme cases like sinus elevations, ridge splitting, advanced bone grafting techniques, and more. By the end, you’ll have over 50 hours of hands-on surgical experience. Simply put, we want you to learn by doing.

Request Course Info
Learning by Doing

Intensive Courses

Our implantology course is only one week long, minimizing the impact it may have on the other aspects of your life. During this week, you will be completely immersed into the world of implantology, minimizing distractions and streamlining your focus and learning. By the end of the course, you’ll have placed 30 implants minimum, and you’ll even have a chance to work on more complex cases at the advanced levels.

Request Course Info
Learning by Doing

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Our implantology course is located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. When you’re not placing implants, you can hang out with other doctors in beautiful Santo Domingo, where you're just a short drive away from the beach. Santo Domingo is the capital of the Dominican republic and one of the largest metropolitan areas in the Caribbean.

Request Course Info
Learning by Doing

Our Happy Participants

Learn how to place dental implants while you vacation in beautiful Santo Domingo.

If you want to become an implantologist, this is the course for you.

What are you waiting for?


Request Course Info
top rated dental seminars
About Doctores Valencia

Doctores Valencia offers unique “Hands-On” training in the fields of oral surgery and dental implants and prostheses. Not only is this an exceptional opportunity for our students; it allows us to provide care for the most disadvantaged population.

For the last 34 years, Dr. Alfredo Valencia, the Senior Surgeon of the Foundation, has been a surgeon instructor to residents for oral and maxillofacial surgery as well as a professor at the Universities of Oviedo and Granada. He has taught international courses on oral implantology since 1985.

With all of this accumulated experience, in 2003, he created the first “Hands-On” implantology course which was taught at the Hospital Arnaldo Millán Castro de Santa Clara (Cuba). These courses have been offered continuously in Santo Domingo, Cambodia and Laos.

Request Course Info