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The Pursuit of Exceptional Patient Outcomes

We recognize the importance on-going education holds for our clinicians. As a result, the Zimmer Biomet Institutes offer world-class educational opportunities at learning facilities throughout the world. Our specialty courses focus on current and emerging dental procedures, technology and products empowering you to exceed the needs of your patients and your practice. In 2014 alone, we conducted over 1,200 combined educational programs worldwide, instructing over 9,500 clinicians. With additional global institute locations planned, our commitment to educational excellence continues to grow.

Zimmer Biomet Institute


Zimmer Biomet Institute (ZBI) transforms the traditional classroom into a revolutionary learning facility. Each Zimmer Biomet Institute is equipped with the latest tools and advancements in implant dentistry as well as state-of-the-art audio and visual equipment. But what truly makes Zimmer Biomet Institute a world leader in dental education is our Simulated Patient Training Laboratory (SimLab).

ZBI’s SimLabs allow clinicians to practice real-life case scenarios, in their entirety, on one-of-a-kind, proprietary simulation patients. During each course, attendees practice multiple procedures on a variety of simulated patients, creating an accelerated learning experience that no other educational facility can replicate. Our industry-leading, advanced surgical cadaver courses also offer clinicians the unique ability to refine their skills by practicing complex procedures on human tissue.

Web-Based Courses

Streaming Video Courses: Zimmer Biomet Dental has integrated state-of-the-art technology to allow world renowned speakers, to give live presentations at one of our Zimmer Biomet Institute facilities, while simultaneously streaming the presentation to various locations around the globe. These presentations, such as the Lazzara Educational Webinar Series, are interactive to allow participants the opportunity to ask questions. On-demand viewing is available online for many previous courses.

Market-Based Programs


Zimmer Biomet Dental’s market-based programs deliver comprehensive clinical education programs geared toward enhancing and growing the skill sets of each course participant. Courses offered throughout the world are audience specific and include a variety of introductory, advanced and complex courses to enrich the dental learning experience.

The comprehensive market-based education portfolio offers a continuum for all levels of expertise to include:

  • Introductory
  • Basic Surgical
  • Basic Prosthetic
  • Advanced Prosthetic
  • Advanced Surgical
  • Complex Surgical
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Dental Laboratory
  • Auxiliary

The Journal of Implant and
Reconstructive Dentistry® (JIRD®)


Whether you are new to implant dentistry or a seasoned clinician, you can meet and exceed your educational needs at any of our facilities around the globe.JIRD presents timely, clinically relevant information focused on implant and reconstructive therapies in a practical format to enhance clinical practice.

Online CE credits are available for many of the articles presented in JIRD and can be accessed at www.jird.com.

Complimentary subscriptions are also available online as well as access to the journal archives and supplements.