How much is the course?
The current course fee is £11,500 + VAT = £13,800
Are there any discounts?
There is a discount structure based on a referral system. Please call or email us for a discussion on whether you qualify.
Is there a payment scheme?
There are a number of payment options available. A 10% deposit is required in all circumstances to reserve a place on the course.
- A 10% deposit followed by full payment within one month qualifies for a 5% discount.
- A 10% deposit followed by a number of monthly payments. These payments must be completed one month prior to the course starting. This facility is interest free.
- A 50% deposit. The balance may be financed up to one year interest free. This will be by means of a third party facility and is subject to credit checks and status.
- A 10% deposit. The balance may be financed for a period greater than one year and interest will be charged. This will be by means of a third party facility and is subject to credit checks and status.
Will i need to change my indemnity?
Only when you start engaging in dental implants therapy. . Once you start you must inform your indemnity provider and allow them to put the appropriate cover in place and of course the appropriate subscription. You must not engage in ANY implant placement. Treatment planning and providing dental implant options is allowed.
There is no additional indemnity for attending the course or for implants placed in Egypt. You will be able to start consultations before you have finished the course. We will guide you during the course.
Do i need to live in the UK?
No, you do not need to live in the UK. We are happy to accept dentists from any country. However, you will have to make your own travel arrangements and organise any necessary visas yourself. We are sorry that we cannot assist in complying with UK entry requirements although we are happy to send information about the course to any necessary authorities. We will be happy to recommend hotels and provide advice on travel within the UK.
What qualifications do i need?
You only need to have a degree that qualifies you as a dentist. We have had dentists as early as one year post qualified starting the course.
Do I need to have any previous experience in Dental Implants?
No, we will guide you from zero experience. We have successfully trained over 50 dentists. The majority of them with no experience. Many had not even lifted a periosteal flap and completed surgical extractions.
How long does the course run for?
14-15 days. This includes 3 modules, 3-4 days each over a period of 3-4 months.. This at the moment is located in Coventry at the Planmeca. There are Two days at a laboratory. There is also a surgical day at one of the directors surgeries where the implant work flow is observed. The courses continue for the practical module in Egypt, where you will place minimum 5 dental implants on live patients. Allow 5/6 days off for this trip.
The course has three modules. These are spread over 3 months and usually last 2 days. There will be online webinars/lectures for some of the components. Finally there will be a 3 day hands-on component in Egypt. Participants will each place at least 5 dental implants.
Where is the location of the course?
The UK part of the course is in Coventry. The lectures are based at the Plameca UK Headquarters which are at the Ricoh Stadium Coventry . THe live patient component is in Cairo Egypt.
Is Egypt safe to travel to?
Very safe. Egypt is the eighth safest country in the world
What support will i get after the course?
We pride ourselves with our ongoing support. This will be life-long. We have several social media support groups. We will also help with all treatment planning when needed – this will all be provided free.
There is also a mentoring system where patients can be brought to the directors surgery or the directors can come to the participants surgery – this will be chargeable. Charges will be discussed with the mentor beforehand.
Is there any reading material i can read beforehand?
Yes, Ashok Sethi book. You can find this on our Amazon Store. A link to the store will be placed here soon. For now contact us if you would like a copy of the book. You will also be provided with reading literature during the course.
What do i need specifically for the course?
We recommend a SLR Digital Camera with a ring flash and macro lens. We will recommend you how to acquire this. A laptop with a gaming type graphics card is advised for the digital treatment planning. Again we will recommend you with the specification required.
What do the course fees include?
The fees include:
- All learning
- All lunches
- All accommodation in Egypt
- Basic surgical kit
- Introductory dinner on day one of the course
- Accommodation in the UK – if needed
- Evening meals
Can I speak to the directors about the course?
Yes, you can call us at any time. You can also WhatsApp us:
Dr Mukesh Soni: +44 (0)7957 495 655
Dr Sam Mohamed: +44 (0)7703 736 814
Dr Azhar Sheikh: +44 (0)7722 418 931
If you prefer a face-to-face video discussion, this can also be arranged by us via ‘ZOOM Video Conferencing’ at a mutually suitable time.
Are there course taster days?
Yes, we can organise this,where you can attend over lunch-time for 2 hours. Lunch is included.