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Oxford Section

Event Type
Event Subject
Development Outcomes (C)
Topic Groups (General Dental Practice, Periodontics)
Thursday 23 January 2020
18:00 - 21:15
Jury's Inn Oxford
Godstow Road Wolvercote, OXFORD, OX2 8AL, England
Hugo Grancho Pinto
Booking Fees
  • Dental care professional: £35.00
  • Essential member: £40.00
  • Expert member: £40.00
  • Extra member: £40.00
  • Senior member: £40.00
  • Non member: £50.00
  • Student member: £40.00

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Essentials of periodontal care in general practice including the new classification

* 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.​

Date ​Thursday 23 January 2020

​Jurys Inn Oxford

Godstow Road, Oxford OX2 8AL


18:00 Registration and networking

19:00 Lecture start

21:15 End

Branch / SectionOxford Section

BDA members - £40

Non-members - £50

Hygienists, Therapists  - £35

Dental nurses, Practice managers, Receptionists* - £20

Foundation dentist BDA members * - £30

Foundation dentist non-members *- £35


* If you are a Dental nurse, Practice manager, Receptionist or FD please use the booking form (PDF version) or booking form (word version), or call the Events team on 020 7563 4590, as you cannot book the special rate online.

Please note: Prices include the additional £10 late booking fee for any bookings made on the day of the event.

​​​CPD​2 hours
  • Outline our current understanding of the aetiology and risk factors of periodontal diseases 

  • Understand the new classification

  • Provide tips on delivering effective oral hygiene advice

  • Understand the objectives of non-surgical periodontal therapy, including indications for antimicrobial therapy

  • Discuss when and how to refer a patient for specialist care

  • Briefly discuss the diagnosis and management of peri-implant diseases. 

Learning objectives

By the end of the presentation the delegate should:

  • Understand the latest on the aetiology of periodontal diseases
  • Understand the new classification and its application
  • Pick up tips to provide effective oral hygiene advice in the limited time available in general practice
  • Understand the objectives of non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Know when to refer.
Learning content
  • An outline of the aetiology and risk factors of periodontal diseases
  • Explanation of the new classification
  • Tips on delivering effective oral hygiene advice
  • A discussion on non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • An outline on when to refer
Development outcomeC

Dr Hugo Grancho Pinto

Dr Hugo is a registered specialist in periodontics with the General Dental Council and he focuses his clinical practice around the diagnosis and treatment, both nonsurgical and surgical, of gum disease, aesthetic periodontal surgery and implant dentistry.

Dr Hugo qualified as a dentist from the University of Lisbon, practiced general dentistry for a couple of years and has been working in private practice in the areas of periodontology and implant dentistry exclusively since 2006.

Dr Hugo competed a three years full time Specialist Training Program in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry in Lisbon. He has a Diploma in Clinical Periodontology from the Gothenburg University and completed a Post-Graduation in Implant Dentistry at the Oral Rehabilitation Institute, in Lisbon.

Dr Hugo is a senior teaching fellow in the postgraduate program in periodontics at the University of Manchester. He was a lecturer in the Periodontology Department in the University of Lisbon until 2008. He also lectures nationally and internationally on periodontics and implant dentistry.

He is an active member of the British Society of Periodontology and the Portuguese Association of Periodontology and Implants.

Outside dentistry he loves spending time with his wife and kids and enjoys playing tennis and travelling around the world.

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