Advanced Hand Instrumentation for Efficient Management in Periodontics


This program will look at the role of debridement and the options for debridement and then focus on hand instrumentation. This is a combined program of lectures and hands on activity. Hand instrumentation can be the simplest and most comfortable method of debridement, when it is done well. The aim of this program is to improve your hand instrumentation skills and keep your patients comfortable, healthy and happy to come back.

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the role of debridement in periodontal treatment and the options available.
  • Learn periodontal instrument identification and sharpening.
  • Carry out instrument selection and application.

Demonstration and hands-On

Periodontal instrument identification, instrument sharpening, selection of the right instrument for the site and how to use it. The application exercise will be on dental models with deposits.

Providers Terms

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ADA Member$410Select
Recent Graduate - ADA Member$279Select
Non Member$671Select
Recent Graduate - Non Member$447Select
Contact Hours:

3.0 hrs


Fri, 25 October 2019

Start Time:

10:00 AM


Morning Session


Lecture and Hands-on




Australian Dental Council

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Level 6/469 La Trobe St,
Melbourne, Victoria,
Australia, 3000

ADA Victoria
Donald watkins

Dr Donald Watkins


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