Periodontal Disease

Course No: 127813
Format: Lectures
Date: Friday 19 July 2013
Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm (Registration from 8:30am) - includes full day's catering
Venue: Novotel Sydney Central, 169-179 Thomas Street, Haymarket (Formerly Citigate Central)
Cost: $625 Dentists
$425 Dental Hygienist/Therapists
Audience: Dentists/Dental Hygienist/Therapists
Limit: 60
CPD Credit Hours: 6


Patients nowadays are educated and demanding. They insist on a much higher level of care. They want to know all the options.

This one-day course will provide you with the knowledge to assist your patients. It is an overview of current, evidence-based concepts and treatment plans covering basic principles, systemic implications of periodontal disease, treatment planning and non-surgical through to surgical needs.

The relationship of periodontics with other areas of dentistry is a key issue in modern periodontics. In particular pre-restorative crown lengthening, ridge augmentation, implant preparation and surgery will be discussed.


  • Do people still need to clean their teeth
  • When to increase margins. Surgical crown lengthening
  • My smile looks terrible
  • Does root planing work
  • When to cut
  • Where are implants better than teeth?


David Grossberg, BDS, MDSc

Rachel Garraway, BDS, MDSc

John Highfield, MSc, DDS, BDS, FICD

Axel Spahr