Saturday 12 May 2018
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Level 2 Op Tech Laboratory
Advanced Periodontal Instrumentation
Use of Langer, Graceys, Mini Fives, Quentin, Orban Hoes and a variety of other debridement instruments will be utilised during this course.
This hand- on workshop will focus upon structured exercises USING VIDEOS AND INDIVIDUALISED DEMONSTRATION OF EACH TASK allowing the participant to compare and contrast instrumentation techniques utilizing a variety of hand instruments.
The design capabilities and limitations of manual scalers and curettes will be examined with adaptation to typodonts.
Discover the distinct differences in mechanical debridement strategies and techniques, and the ways in which this will enhance comfort for the periodontal patient.
Outcomes and learning objectives
Dr Julio Rincon | Specialist Periodontist
Following his undergraduate training, Associate Professor Rincon completed his postgraduate periodontal course in Periodontics in Colombia. He relocated to Australia and completed a PhD at Queensland University. Dr. Rincon is Head of the Periodontics Department at the School of Dentistry at the University of Western Australia and is in charge of both the undergraduate and postgraduate programs.
Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Oral Health Therapists.
What to bring
All instruments, models and course materials will be provided.
Please bring protective eyewear and wear work safe enclosed shoes.
Morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea will be provided. Please advise us of any dietary restrictions.
Maximum participant number : 20
Edge PD cancellation policy
If you are unable to attend, EdgePD requires ten days notice in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Reimbursements will not be made after this time. Registration can be transferred to another person.
Bookings are closed for this event.