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In addition to providing maintenance for previously placed dental implants, the dental hygienist frequently confers with patients who are considering implant therapy as a treatment option. This course will review maintenance for implants with healthy peri-implant tissues and implants presenting with peri-implant disease. In addition, to facilitate a better understanding of the overall process of implant dentistry, the basics of surgical placement, bone grafting, prosthetic options, anatomical concerns and systemic factors will be reviewed.
1) Techniques and instrumentation for implant maintenance.
2) Review anatomical concerns and systemic factors.
3) Describe the etiology, clinical appearance and management of problematic implants.
Course Number: S10
- Dental Hygienists
- Dental Therapist
- Student Dentists
About the speaker
Timothy Hempton, D.D.S.
Dr. Hempton is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and also maintains a private practice in Dedham, MA. He is an adjunct associate clinical professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and a former clinical instructor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
|Fundamental CE Credits||2.0|
|Elective CE Credits||0|
|Core CE Credits||0|
|Dentist Regular Fee||$35.00|
|Staff Regular Fee||$35.00|