PERIODONTONTICS COURSE

Theory:

  • Adequately document a patients periodontal health
  • Assess risk factors for periodontal disease on an individual patient basis
  • Understand the pathogenesis of periodontal disease and its management
  • Effectively treatment plan patients presenting with periodontal disease within the context of a comprehensive restorative treatment plan
  • Understand the role of the patient in disease control and how to motivate patients
  • Use contemporary non-surgical techniques in disease control
  • Recognize presenting conditions that require the use of antimicrobials
  • Diagnose and effectively treat periodontic/endodontic lesions

Practical:

  • Understand the indications for surgical periodontal treatment
  • Carry out basic flap surgery
  • Perform root resection surgery
  • Perform periodontal regenerative surgery
  • Perform crown lengthening surgery
  • Perform simple grafting surgery