Key Topics in Restorative Dentistry presents a symposium on ‘Tooth Replacement’ by experts who will provide an insight into some of the important aspects of providing tooth replacement in restorative dentistry. This will be held at the London Transport Museum in Covent Garden with complimentary entry to the museum for all delegates.

Aws Alani will begin the day with an overview of the biomechanical considerations for tooth replacement. He will appraise the different avenues that can be utilised and look at various physiological, psychological and pathological aspects of Prosthodontic provision.

Rishi Patel will then provide a synopsis of important considerations for implant rehabilitation and the various different techniques through which this are achieved. He will provide an appraisal of bone augmentation, loading protocols and his own opinions and preferred treatment modes.

will be streamed live from Germany to give an overview of cutting edge approaches in utilising adhesion to replace missing teeth. He will provide an analysis of using metal ceramic and all ceramic adhesive bridgework and the various differences in provision.

Last, but not least, Mahul Patel will then provide a comprehensive pathway of decision making when assessing and delivering tooth replacements. He will present the challenges in providing optimal restorations including resin bonded bridges, conventional bridges, implants and removable prostheses.