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Tooth Wear adds years to smiles (WEBINAR RECORDING)

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Thursday 12 January 2023 - Friday 31 March 2023
00:00 - 01:00
BDA e-learning
www.bda.org/ilearn, ONLINE
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  • Dental Care Professional: £30.00
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Erosive tooth wear adds years to your smile 

A recording of a webinar that took place on Thursday 12 January 2023

Sponsored by:

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The aim of this webinar is to give members of the dental team a greater understanding dental erosion and dentine hypersensitivity.


  • Understand the aetiology of dental erosion and dentine hypersensitivity (DH)
  • Be able to identify early tooth wear
  • Gain knowledge on early management of tooth wear and DH.

Learning content

  • The importance of early diagnosis of erosive tooth wear 
  • How to implement early management strategies for patients 
  • Giving advice to patients on how to reduce erosive tooth wear
  • Which toothpastes have efficacy in the treatment of DH and erosive tooth wear. 

About the speaker

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​Professor Nicola West 

BDS, PhD, FDS RCS (Eng), FDS (Rest Dent), FDS RCS Ed, FHEA 

Nicola West is Professor and Honorary Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Bristol Dental School, and the Director of the Clinical Trials Unit conducting research in the international forum, attracting substantial funding from industry, charities and NIHR funding streams. 

Current research interests are investigating the associations between periodontal diseases and systemic diseases and conditions including Alzheimer’s Disease and Parkinson’s Disease, cardiovascular diseases and cystic fibrosis. Novel clinical periodontal research methodologies are developed alongside the scientific evaluation of oral health care products for gingivitis, tooth wear, dentine hypersensitivity, tooth staining and whitening. Research is also conducted into oral hard and soft tissue augmentation and peri-implant lesions.

Nicola is the Secretary General of the European Federation of Periodontology, member of the Royal College of England Specialist Advisory Committee and President elect for the British Society of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. 

In parallel Nicola has maintained a thriving periodontal and dental implant specialist practice in the centre of Bristol, a particular sphere of interest includes the management of peri-implantitis lesions. 



1 hour CPD

A CPD certificate (in the name of the purchaser) will be available to download once viewing of this online lecture has been completed.

About the sponsor - Oral-B

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Oral-B® is the worldwide leader in the over $5 billion brushing market. Part of the Procter & Gamble Company, the brand includes manual and electric toothbrushes for children and adults, oral irrigators and interdental products, such as dental floss.

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