Course Details
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Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Speakers: Paul Levi Jr., DMD; Rui Ma DMD
Fee: $89/DDS; $59/Staff
AGD Code: 490

This course will provide the participant an in-depth format for providing effective disease control periodontal therapy. Review etiology, oral-systemic link and control of dental plaque related diseases including dental implants. An example of a comprehensive periodontal and peri-implant examination will be provided along with techniques for periodontal/peri-implant probing. The relationship between periodontitis and systemic disease will be reviewed, and the development of a comprehensive treatment plan. The rationale for the use of periodontal hand instrumentation will be presented along with a technique for sharpening.

Learning objectives:

  • Motivate patients to perform dental plaque-removal techniques.
  • Evidence-based techniques that patients can use to remove dental plaque.
  • Improve accuracy in periodontal pocket measurement and calculus detection.

This course is designed for dentists and hygienists.

Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance and MDA Services.

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