6 hrs vCPD

EFFECTIVE PERIO MANAGEMENT IN GENERAL PRACTICE - AN INTENSIVE ONE DAY COURSE FOR DENTISTS, HYGIENISTS AND THERAPISTS

With:

Dr Phil Ower & Dr Sarovi Drone

Thursday 22nd November 2018Holiday Inn
Reading-South
M4 Jct.11
Basingstoke Road 500
Reading RG2 0SL

 

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



Programme


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

Cost, including refreshments & lunch:
£265 + VAT (Dentists)
£165 + VAT (Hygienist)

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