Periodontal Disease

Category: Nurses Club


Alex J Smithson BVM&S MRCVS
Veterinary Dental, Oral & Maxillofacial Referrals, North West England

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About The Webinar

In this webinar, Alex Smithson provides you with practical tips to optimise your approach to the prevention and management of periodontal disease, presenting essential information and practical guidance for all in practice. The webinar will be of particular interest to those with experience in the dentistry and oral surgery nursing field considering further dental qualifications.

Topics covered include:

  • Identifying periodontal diseases
  • Causes and risk factors
  • Grading types & severity of lesions
  • Prevention and control – methods & monitoring
  • Periodontal therapy techniques
  • Dental clinics
  • Antimicrobials
  • Adjunctive care – potions, powders, food and chews
  • Paediatric and geriatric patients

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