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IN-PERSON EVENT, hosted by the Tunbridge Wells Section

What to expect

This lecture will provide an overview of modern vital pulp therapy procedures, with a particular emphasis on clinical tips and tricks. It will cover the current thinking and evidence to support this treatment modality. The indications will be discussed as well as the clinical aspects of the procedure. 


18:00 Registration and networking

18:30 Dinner

19:15 Section AGM - all BDA members are welcome and encouraged to attend

19:30 Lecture and Q&A

21:00 End of lecture 

21:30 End of event

If you wish to attend the AGM only, please email [email protected]

Learning objectives

  • Review the history of vital pulp therapy procedures
  • Understand the movement towards this treatment over conventional RCT in certain cases
  • Review current evidence on outcomes and success rates
  • Discuss the clinical indications for this treatment and how to identify suitable cases
  • Understand the clinical steps to carry out this treatment
  • Discuss the materials and equipment that are required
  • Discuss how to implement this treatment in general practice.

Development outcomes


Meet the speaker

Manpreet Dhesi Manpreet Dhesi Associate Dentist

Manpreet qualified as a dentist from the University of Manchester in 2011 and completed his postgraduate endodontic MSc at Queen Mary University with Merit in 2017. Since then his practice has been mainly limited to endodontics. He now spends the majority of his working week in an endodontic referral practice, treating referrals from dentists in Hampshire and beyond. He carries out all aspects of endodontic treatment including primary treatment, retreatment, surgical endodontics and vital pulp therapy.

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.

Please email [email protected] with any dietary requirements.

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This was my first BDA CPD evening in many years, and it was well worth it. It was very well organised and I will reattend

Really well organised and well-run event, it was excellent and informative

Warm, friendly atmosphere by the organisers, good quality and excellent delivery of presentation