Live Webinar

Surgical Techniques:
Principles in Flap Design & Wound Closure

Presented by: Dr. Sunkanmi Olaore

March 17, 2021

Live Webinar

7:00 pm
(London Time)

Aims and Objectives

• Understanding the principles of flap designs
• Understanding the types of flaps designs used
• An understanding of Contrasting surgical approaches - Flapless vs Flap
• Provide an understanding on the importance of Suturing
• Overview of the Different types of suture techniques used & how to undertake them
• Understanding of the complications when suturing
• Clinical Case examples – Understanding the Pitfalls

Learning Outcomes

• The Importance of patient assessments
• The principles that govern flap design
• The characteristic of biotypes and how that influences surgery and healing
• The complications associated with improper suturing
• The timing of suture removal
• Performing a Surgeon’s knot
• Selecting the appropriate needle type


Dr Sunkanmi Olaore

BDs PgCert Imp

Dr. Sunkanmi Olaore qualified from the University of Birmingham in 2013 where he won the Christopher Gaites prize in orthodontics and special care dentistry. He has since worked in oral and maxillofacial surgery at various hospitals in the UK and was the clinical lead for minor oral surgery in Northern Ireland. 

What do you get after completing the course

FOC Education

Professional materials

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