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This hands-on workshop will go beyond the fundamentals of ultrasonics to focus on the instrumentation criteria used for gross ultrasonic debridement, definitive debridement, de-plaquing and instrument sequencing. Patient cases will be utilized to simplify proper clinical techniques and to assist in selecting the appropriate technology and insert design to meet the individual periodontal needs of the patient. At the completion of this workshop, the participant will gain the confidence and skills necessary to immediately incorporate the use of power scalers into clinical practice.
1) Discuss the changes in the treatment of periodontal disease and its impact on the use of power scalers.
2) Differentiate between power scaling technologies.
3) Explain the clinical protocols when using a power scaler.
4) Demonstrate the basic ultrasonic instrumentation criteria for ultrasonic debridement.
Course Number: T12
- Dental Hygienists
- Dental Therapist
- Student Dentists
About the speaker
Cynthia Fong, RDH, MS
Ms. Fong is a dental hygienist and a national and international speaker who presents continuing education courses and academic lectures on topics related to the treatment of periodontal disease. She is a graduate of Union College and Columbia University.
|Fundamental CE Credits||3|
|Elective CE Credits||0|
|Core CE Credits||0|
|Dentist Early Bird Fee||$145.00|
|Staff Early Bird Fee||$145.00|
|Dentist Regular Fee||$155.00|
|Staff Regular Fee||$155.00|