CBCT Interpretation Masterclass

With Dr Jimmy Makdissi 

Currently No Future Dates Available


The session fulfills the requirements of the current HPA guidelines and the BSDMFR curriculum in relation to the IR(ME)R referre and IR(ME)R operator (reporting) for which you will receive a certificate.


2 days including refreshments and lunch

£595 + VAT


Dr Makdissi better known as Jimmy joined Queen Mary School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2004 as a Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant in Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology. He directs the Dental and Maxillofacial Radiology programme of the undergraduate BDS curriculum. He completed his specialist training at Guys Hospital and obtained his diploma of Dental Radiology from the Royal College of Radiologists.

He served on the Education Committee of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. He also served as the Dental Tutor for the London Deanery at Barts Health, the Faculty Tutor at the Royal College of surgeons and as president of the Metropolitan Branch of the British Dental Association.

Richard Brookshaw (BDS MMed Sci (Oral Surgery) Dip Imp Dent RCS Ed) will also present on the relationship between surgeon and radiologist in the planning of implant cases.


This course addresses the theoretical elements of CBCT and includes an extensive hands on reporting aspect, covering the following topics:

• Radiation Physics in relation to CBCT Equipment

• Radiation Protection in relation to CBCT examinations

• Apparatus and equipment

• CBCT image acquisition and processing

• Principles of CBCT imaging

• Principles and practice of interpretation of dento-alveolar 3D CBCT images

• An update on radiological anatomy of teeth and jaws relevant to CBCT

• An update on dental and maxillofacial pathology

• Radiological interpretation of dental and maxillofacial diseases


“Very well organised and high quality presentation, teaching and interactive learning with excellent IT / audiovisual. Many thanks”. Sunil Panchmatia 

“Extremely valuable information.  Anatomyrevision excellent!”. Lesley Dardis 

“Fun.  Jimmy kept the environment relaxedand very helpful”. Tina Kumar 

“Very thorough and enjoyable”. Usman Akbar 

“Absolutely excellent two days, Jimmy has a gift of making a tough subject interesting and fun”. Dr Jane Butterworth  

“Jimmy Makdissi and CADE have managed to turn the dry subject of CBCT imaging into a fascinating and accessible aspect of modern dentistry.  Reporting and complex treatment planning have now taken a tangible leap forward”. Dr Gregory Flint BDS MBA C Mgr FCMI MIC

“Superb course with really good mix of lecture, practical tips and theory.  Very difficult to make a course looking at IRMER regulations interesting and you handled this with ease.  Entertainer speaker. Would recommend this course to anyone”. Mark Edmundson

“Very good presentation, liked hands on element.  Jimmy very knowledgable, well presented. Thank you”. Louise Helliwell

“Fantastic.  So much to take in and learn.  Great chance to try different software and different scans.  Highly recommended to anyone.  Will be back for reporter course”. James Willets

“An absolute fantastic course, essential for all using CBCT”. R.Dyas

“Very enjoyable, learned a lot”. R. Lambert

“Excellent speaker.  Engaging and appropriately interactive.  Very impressed”. J.Kennair

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