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IN-PERSON EVENT, hosted by the High Wycombe Section

What to expect

This lecture will explain and provide the evidence for the minimum intervention oral care (MIOC) approach to delivering better oral health, long term for patients in primary care. It will explain, with clinical examples, how to implement this risk-related, person-focused, team-delivered and prevention-based approach to managing dental caries in patients treated in primary care.


18:30 Registration

19:00 Lecture

20:30 Dinner

Learning objectives

  • Define minimum intervention oral care and minimally invasive dentistry
  • Apply clinical tips with evidence base, for 1°, 2° and 3° caries prevention
  • Understand minimally invasive selective caries removal in deep, cavitated lesions
  • Apply risk-related phased personalised care pathways for patients
  • Aware of PG distance-learning MSc in Advanced Minimum Intervention Restorative Dentistry, KCL.

Development outcomes

A, B, C and D

Meet the speaker

Avijit Banerjee Avijit Banerjee Professor of Cariology and Operative Dentistry

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, London, UK. He holds the positions of Chair / Head of Conservative and MI Dentistry and Programme Director of the innovative KCL blended-learning Masters in Advanced Minimum Intervention Restorative Dentistry (open to practising dentists and dental therapists globally: google “KCL AMIRD” for more info). He also leads the Cariology and Operative Dentistry research programme at the QS-ranked world’s top 10 Faculty of Dentistry.

In 2022, he was awarded the prestigious William H Bowen Caries Research Distinguished Scientist Award from the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) in recognition of his global scientific and clinical research impact in this discipline over the last 25 years.

He is a senior executive member of the British Dental Association (BDA) Health and Science Committee (2012 - ), contributing to scientific policy direction at the BDA all whilst maintaining wet-fingered specialist clinical practice in Restorative Dentistry, Prosthodontics and Periodontics.

More information

If you feel at all unwell, we encourage you to take a lateral flow test the evening before you are due to arrive - should your test result be positive, we ask you not to attend.

If your test is negative, but you do have symptoms of COVID-19 (a new, persistent cough; a high temperature; or loss/changes to your sense of taste or smell) we kindly request you consider not attending the event to mitigate any risk to other attendees.

The Beech House, Amersham, 16 Hill Avenue, Amersham HP6 5BW

There are two pay and display public car parks within five minutes walking distance of the Beech House, either a multi-storey by the station (HP6 5AP) or Sycamore Road car park (HP6 5EQ).

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Very informative face-to-face lecture. Excellent company, great content.