Periodontal, Implant and Prosthetic Treatment for Advanced Periodontal Disease
You will receive 1 unit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course. The registration fee is only $41.00
This course offers a case report of multidisciplinary treatment for advanced periodontal disease.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to do the following:
- Identify the need for a multidisciplinary team approach to treating an advanced case of periodontal disease.
- Determine the ideal sequence of treatment.
- Explain the advantages of a fixed provisional prosthesis during the treatment phase of an implant case.
- Discuss the goals of pre-prosthetic periodontal therapy.
- Describe the principles and techniques of guided bone regeneration.
This course reports a case that involved a challenge in multidisciplinary decision-making. A patient presented with severe periodontal disease and the need for prosthetic rehabilitation to facilitate tooth replacement and stabilization of periodontally compromised teeth. The initial diagnosis revealed that the treatment regimen would require periodontic, endodontic, and orthodontic treatment, as well as dental implants. The case report demonstrates teamwork and a sequential approach to a complex case in a postgraduate clinical setting.
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