Sa146 - Optimizing Non-Surgical Root Debridement
Date/Time: 3/19/2022 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Type: Participation Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $275.00 Other Fee: $275.00
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Students
Up-to-date concepts and techniques for providing effective non-surgical management of periodontal diseases will be presented in a lecture and hands-on format. Topics include: etiology of periodontal diseases, hands-on techniques for periodontal probing, calculus detection, periodontal hand instrumentation with classical and innovative curettes, and hand instrument sharpening using diamond sharpening cards. Hands-on use of magnetostrictive and piezoelectric ultrasonics will be presented along with a discussion of subgingival air polishing. Sequencing appointments for non-surgical active and maintenance therapy for implants will also be presented.