Davis KarenThe Magic of Air on Biofilm

Friday, May 8

Time:  8:15 - 11:15 am
                                                     
Course Code:  F 340
 
Quick Summary:  Biofilm is not the newest edition in The Avengers series.  But it has become an important word when it comes to the management of our patients' oral health.
 
Fee:  Doctors $68   All Others $27
 
Course Description:  Clinicians worldwide are shifting paradigms on how pathogenic biofilm is managed professionally.  “Guided Biofilm Therapy” refers to the shift in technology and protocols incorporating low-abrasive air polishing powders for biofilm management around teeth and implants.  This course unpacks the science, the benefits, and the shifts required to capitalize on this novel approach to biofilm removal.
 
Learning objectives:
  1. Examine evidence-based data supporting sub gingival air polishing.
  2. Identify the many benefits of using erythritol powder on biofilm.
  3. Distinguish how to alter protocols to maximize "Guided Biofilm Therapy."
Course most appropriate for:  Dentists, Hygienists, and Clinical Assistants
 
C.E. Hours:  3 clinical hours
 
Academy of General Dentistry Code:  495, 693, 509