Wilson DavidA 20/20 Look into Current Periodontal Therapy

Friday, May 8

Time:  1:00 - 4:00 pm
                                                     
Course Code:  F 400
 
Quick Summary:  As with all aspects of dentistry, the management of periodontal conditions is ever-evolving.  Using 20/20 vision, let's review where we've been and where we are going in the treatment of our patients' periodontal challenges.
 
Fee:  Dentists $68  All Others $27
 

Course Description:  This presentation encompasses several aspects of current periodontal therapy including pocket elimination, utilizing both resective and regenerative techniques, functional and esthetic crown lengthening, root amputation, and soft tissue grafting. There is a focus on etiology, indications, and treatment.

Learning Objectives:   

  1. Diagnose periodontal conditions and know when active therapy is indicated.
  2. Understand how the procedures are performed and why they are performed in such a fashion.
  3. Be able to clearly explain the etiology of the different periodontal conditions to your patients.
Course most appropriate for:  Dentists and Hygienists
 
C.E. Hours:  3 clinical hours
 
Academy of General Dentistry Code:  491, 492, 493, 499