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Minimally invasive dentistry - MI way

* If booking for two or more people, please use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version) to make your booking, or call us on 020 7563 4590.


Monday 17 February 2020


Bedfordshire Golf Club

Spring Lane, Stagsden, Bedford MK43 8SR


18:30 Registration and meal (2 course hot meal)

19:15 Lecture start

21:15 End of lecture

Branch / SectionBedford Section
CPD2 hours

BDA members - £18

Non-members - £22

Dental care professionals - £18

FDs* - £18

*Please note, if you are a non-member FD, please use the booking form (PDF version) or  booking form (word version) or call us on 020 7563 4590 to make your booking, as you cannot book the special rate online.

Aims and objectives
  • Define the terms minimum intervention and minimally invasive dentistry and the role of the oral healthcare team members
  • Describe the rationale behind selective carious dentine removal
  • Practice selective carious dentine removal, with an understanding of technologies and materials to restore the resulting cavities
  • Consider PG education options in this discipline,e.g. distance-learning masters programmes at KCL.
Learning content

In his presentation, Prof Banerjee will describe the role of minimally invasive protocols in the modern management of deep carious lesions. He will discuss, with scientific and clinical evidence, the role of selective carious dentine removal and will provide clinical tips on how to carry this out in real-life clinical situations. He will also outline the contemporary bio-interactive adhesive restorative materials that can be used to maintain the tooth-restoration complex and pulp sensibility.

Development outcomeC

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Avijit Banerjee

BDS MSc PhD (Lond) LDS FDS (Rest Dent) FDSRCS (Eng) FHEA 

Avijit is Professor of Cariology and Operative Dentistry / Hon. Consultant and Clinical Lead, Restorative Dentistry at the Faculty of Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, King’s College London / Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals Foundation Trust. He holds the positions of Head of Conservative and MI Dentistry, Director of Education (UG) and Programme Director of the innovative KCL distance-learning Masters in Advanced Minimum Intervention Dentistry Leading the Cariology and Operative Dentistry research programme at the world-leading Faculty, researching, publishing and lecturing internationally about MI operative caries management and adhesive dental techniques.

Avijit is primary author of Pickard’s Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry, a definitive and globally respected text in its field. Amongst his many other positions he maintains ‘wet-fingered’ specialist clinical practice in Restorative Dentistry.

He is the President of the BDA Metropolitan Branch Section and has consistently been voted by his peers as one of the top ten most influential individuals in the UK dental profession over the past five years.

How to book / enquiries

Three ways to book:

Online - individual bookings only for the lecture

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Then use the pink 'Register' button at the top right of this page.

Please note: If you have a GDC number you can use the online system. You do not need to be a BDA member.

If you do not already have a BDA website username and password, fill in the form and we'll set you up with a username and temporary password.

If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements.


By booking form

If you prefer to use a booking form, you wish to book for more than one person, you are without a GDC number, or you have difficulties using the online system, use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version) to make your booking.


By telephone 

Call the Events team on 020 7563 4590 to book over the phone (open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00).

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