This one-day course is aimed at providing General Dental Practitioners further knowledge on and experience with surgical periodontal treatment modalities. This course will provide the practitioner with a greater understanding of where periodontal surgery fits into the restorative treatment, when to carry out surgical procedures and enhance another treatment modality for their patients.
A large proportion of the day will be hands on practical sessions where you understanding and gain hands on skills on how to use different periodontal surgical procedures. The practitioner’s will be provided practical tips on flaps, bone removal techniques and various suturing techniques. During the hands-on element there will be opportunity to practice surgical techniques on gingival tissue.