The Global Academy of Osseointegration (GAO) was established in 2008 by Dr. Young-Ku Heo and others with a mission to provide the most progressive and documented information that encourages clinicians on all experience levels to exceed their professional goals and extend their level of competence. Over the past 7 years, the GAO committee has offered regular domestic and international implant courses, study groups, and meetings, which the number of GAO members reaches more than 1,000 today.
Directors and faculty members of the GAO applies evidence based rationale and experience proven implementation of new techniques and the latest technologies in providing dental practitioners a comprehensive program of lectures, hands-on training, live surgery, and tutorials over a coursework of 5-6 months, or special concentrated 2-3 day courses. Led by highly experienced and skilled directors and world’s foremost lecturers, the GAO courses train the best professionals who can deliver excellent outcomes of implant surgery and restoration, and postoperative care for patients.
With three regular sessions –Basic Essence Live Implant Training (ELIT), Advanced Live Implant Surgery (ALIS), Highly Advanced Implant Protsthetics (HAP) –the GAO program covers single tooth case to the full mouth rehabilitation, as well as the fundamentals to the live surgeries. The members continue their professional network through social events with the alumni association.
GAO is a key partner and resource for the comprehensive studies and hands-on training that can support you for future and long-lasting career in implant dentistry. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.