3D in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

3D images enable the simulation of surgeries and enhance the predictions of postoperative outcomes in soft and hard tissues. Take advantage of this technology and increase the precision of your computerised 3D planning by attending this course. The course focuses on orthognathic and reconstructive aspects of maxillofacial surgery.


3D in maxillofacial surgery quick facts

Course objectives

  • Gain knowledge on 3D virtual planning of orthognathic surgery
  • Understand the advantages of 3D planning in predicting postoperative results
  • Gain knowledge on the orthodontic component of oral and maxillofacial surgery

Target group

  • Orthodontists
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgeons
  • General dentists with experience in orthodontic treatments

Day 1

  • Indications for orthognathic surgery
    • Growth guidance, camouflage or orthognathic surgery
    • Orthognathic surgery and TMJ
    • Orthognathic surgery and airways
    • Orthognathic surgery and aesthetic/psycho-social aspects
  • Multidisciplinary 3D approach for orthognathic treatment planning and execution
    • Pre-surgical orthodontics
    • Surgical planning (segmental osteotomies, BSSO, bi-max surgery)

Day 2

  • Continuation of multidisciplinary 3D approach for orthognathic treatment planning and execution
    • Surgical procedure
    • Post-surgical orthodontics
    • Follow-up
  • 3D in Reconstructive Maxillofacial Surgery
    • Artificial joint
    • Stem cell therapy –concept

Course fee

The price for the course is 1,250€ + value added tax (24%), if applicable. The price includes lectures and training, materials, lunches and refreshments. The side program during the course is voluntary and complimentary. Please note that travel and hotel costs are not included.

Next course dates

This course has not yet been scheduled for 2019. The course is available for groups.



Timo Peltomäki

Timo Peltomäki

Prof., DDS, PhD, Specialist in Orthodontics



3D in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Side program

In addition to the course, we invite you to visit Planmeca's seaside villa to enjoy the beautiful Helsinki archipelago, to taste Nordic delicacies at dinner and to relax in the Finnish sauna.

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> Visit Helsinki
> Events and activities in Helsinki


Planmeca Digital Academy Training Center
Asentajankatu 6
FIN-00880 Helsinki, Finland