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Essentials of periodontal care (WEBINAR RECORDING)

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Thursday 3 December 2020 - Monday 1 February 2021
00:00 - 00:01
BDA e-learning
Address, ONLINE
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  • Non member: £50.00

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Essentials of periodontal care for general practice


A recording of a webinar that took place on Thursday 3 December 2020. Available on-demand until 1 February 2021.

Sponsored by:

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This webinar will provide an overview of all the key periodontal topics relevant in general practice, including the new classification.

Learning objectives

  • Outline the current understanding of the aetiology and risk factors of periodontal diseases
  • Understand and simplify the new classification and its application
  • 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
  • Discuss the diagnosis and management of peri-implant diseases.

Learning content

A one-hour presentation which offered live attendees the chance to ask the speaker questions at the end of the webinar.


About the speaker

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Reena Wadia

Specialist Periodontist


Reena qualified from Barts and The London with the prestigious Gold Medal as well as numerous other undergraduate dental awards. Following general practice, Reena worked as a Senior House Officer in both Restorative Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

Reena has completed the part-time speciality training programme in Periodontology at Guy’s Hospital. She now runs her own specialist periodontal referral clinic at Lister House on Wimpole Street and is also an associate specialist at King’s College Hospital.

She is the director of the online platform Perio School and runs several courses for both dentists as well as hygienists and therapists.

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


Development Outcomes - C

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.

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