6 hrs vCPD


Dr Phil Ower & Dr Sarovi Drone

Friday 1st June 2018
Henry Schein
18 Stanhope Place
W2 2HH

Effective Perio Management in General Practice
- an intensive one day course for dentists, hygienists and therapists

Aims & Objectives:

1. To understand modern concepts of periodontal disease aetiology
2. To appreciate how to assess and diagnose periodontal diseases effectively
3. To understand the role of self care in periodontal management
4. To appreciate different instrumentation techniques
5. To understand the role of antimicrobials in disease control
6. To appreciate techniques for professional implant care and management

Learning outcomes (GDC Development Outcome Codes A,B,C,D):

By the end of the session participants will be able to:

1. Discuss prognosis of periodontally-involved teeth rationally with patients
2. Use BPE effectively and rapidly
3. Assess periodontal patients in detail to arrive at the right diagnosis
4. Instruct and motivate patients in self-care
5. Perform non-surgical therapy efficiently
6. Utilise antimicrobials in clinical practice
7. Manage implant patients using an evidence-based approach
8. Treat periodontal patients with greater confidence


0830 Registration & Refreshments

0900 Aetiology and prognosis
Assessing the prognosis of periodontally involved teeth (interactive session)
The role of the biofilm in disease
Risk factors involved in the aetiology of periodontal diseases

1030 Coffee

1050 Assessment and diagnosis
Periodontal screening - new developments
Assessing periodontal diseases in practice
Radiography of periodontal patients
Diagnosis of periodontal diseases (including quiz)

1220 Lunch

1320 Self- and professional care
Management planning for perio patients
Self care - relevance
Oral hygiene techniques and patient motivation
Professional care - non-surgical treatment and antimicrobials

1450 Tea

1510 Implant management
Save teeth or place implants?
Self-care of implants
Professional implant care
Implants in the periodontally susceptible patient

1630 Close

Venue information

The nearest tube station is Marble Arch which is on the central line
There are NCP car parks in the vicinity - check NCP website for details
The venue is a little tricky to find so please download the map/directions below.
Download directions (PDF)


Cancellation 30 days or less - no refund. PerioCourses reserves the right to change the venue and/or change the speakers at any time. We reserve the right to cancel the event, in which case all course fees will be refunded. We accept no liability if the event does not take place for reasons beyond our control.

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