Oral Biofilm- Advances in Treating A Worldwide Epidemic A Unique panel discussion with renowned dental therapists sharing their perspectives in treating biofilm
Date & Time
Friday, July 17, 2020, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Define and distinguish the benefits of Guided Biofilm Therapy, GBT and support the clinician’s ability to communicate its effectiveness and ease of implementation.Appraise the potential of piezo-ceramic ultrasonic instruments & erythritol-based powder to alter therapy outcomes delivered both supra and subgingival. Recognize Dental Hygienists & Therapists worldwide as an integral component of the health care team positioned to diminish the effects of under-treated chronic inflammation with GBT
Have you noticed that there is an overwhelming theme in almost every health journal related to effects of chronic inflammation? Our profession and the public are made aware of the association of toxic oral pathogens and its effect on total health and wellness and this epidemic has no borders. Dental clinicians worldwide still provide preventive and therapeutic treatment, yet inflammatory diseases are still unmanageable. In fact, the AAP declared that periodontal disease is at an all-time high and yet it is still underdiagnosed and undertreated by a staggering fifty percent. This unique program will bring to you a global panel of experts focusing their efforts in educating and implementing Guided Biofilm Therapy, GBT a program developed to increase diagnosis for enhanced chairside therapy, promote effective biofilm management resulting in patient comfort and retention in long term health and wellness.