Perio Update Course – 15-07-24

What’s new & how to confidently use the new classification system & guidelines.

Monday 15th July, 6.30pm
Buffet meal and drinks from 6pm
Glumangate Dental Practice
46 Glumangate, Chesterfield S40 1TX

Learning Content

As a result of this presentation, delegates will be provided an insight into new initiatives, concepts, and ideas in the field of periodontology. Delegates should have a broader understanding of the new classification system and treatment guidelines, alongside improved confidence with applying to clinical cases.


  • Provide delegates with an understanding of latest EFP initiatives to manage periodontitis and the oral-systemic link.
  • Provide delegates with an understanding of the emerging evidence linking periodontal disease with obesity and obesity related diseases including diabetes and how to apply this in practice.
  • Provide delegates with an explanation for the rational for a new updated classification system and treatment guidelines and increase the confidence of delegates using them.

Learning Outcomes

  • Identify:
    - The link between periodontal disease with common chronic health conditions and the need for improved cooperation with other health care professionals.
    - The need for a new classification system and more comprehensive guidelines.
  • Discuss:
    - New materials and concepts in periodontology.
  • Apply: practical methods to screen for chronic health conditions linked to periodontitis and implement new guidelines in a busy, clinical environment.