Treatment Planning Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy Cases: Hands-on! Early periodontal therapy eludes the best of clinicians without consistent diagnostics and comprehensive treatment planning. Key components such as consistent periodontal screening, probing technique and risk assessment are a few of the topics that will be discussed at this interactive course. Come experience first-hand the benefits of magnification while perfecting your probing technique and learning to place 10% doxycycline gel (Atridox). Treatment planning and risk assessment exercises will allow every participant to implement these skills first thing Monday morning! Hands-on training on typodonts: Atridox (10% doxycycline gel) placement Probing technique Magnification Written exercises in: Risk assessment Treatment planning from periodontal screening
Incorporating Locally-Applied Antimicrobials: Easy Steps to Patient Compliance
Want to incorporate locally-applied antimicrobials into your hygiene department but don't know where to start? This course is designed for just that purpose! Learn rationale plus “hands-on” technique tips for three of the antimicrobials currently in use. Discover different technologies for periodontal charting, ultrasonics and the latest power brushes. Get ready to put these simple steps into action and increase patient compliance first thing Monday morning!
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About your Presenter
Colleen Rutledge is a clinical hygiene consultant, national speaker and well-respected practicing dental hygienist who speaks nationally on the non-surgical approach to managing periodontal disease. Her professional career began 35 years ago in Philadelphia after completing a dental assisting externship at Temple University and graduating class president from National School of Health Technology. She pursued a degree in Dental Hygiene at Coastal Carolina Community College in North Carolina and was the recipient of the Hu-Friedy Golden Scaler Award.
Employed by both insurance-driven and fee-for-service practices, Colleen diligently incorporated ultrasonics, locally-applied antimicrobials and host modulation in conjunction with several modalities of periodontal therapy. Her excellent communication skills and experience in delivering exceptional hygiene services subsequently increased daily hygiene production by 40%!
PEAK Education & Training is a Nationally Approved Academy of General Dentistry PACE Program Provider FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 4/1/2014-3/31/2018. Provider #209195
Cancellation/Refunds: Cancellations received less than two weeks (13 or less days) prior to the start of the course, will receive a credit voucher less a $25 admin fee valid for 1 year from the date of the cancelled course. There are no refunds or credit for cancellations on the day of the course or for no-shows.