Perio Made Easy - Part A (NW231204B)

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DescriptionImplementing Healthy Gums DO Matter
Additional information

This course is part of a set - Part B is on Monday January 2024, 13:30 till 16:30.

If you are interest in attending this course please see part A for further details by clicking here or email Kim Goodwin -

Shazad Saleem is an excellent lecturer who makes the topic refreshing and relevant to everyday practice.

Registration is at 13:15pm.

This webinar will be delivered via Mircrosoft Teams. Please be advised this will be sent via email no later than Friday 1st December 2023.

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Please find PDF documents at the top of this page to assist you in getting ready for and attending the webinar.

Please download the MS Teams app to your device in advance of the meeting where possible, to avoid any connection issues. You can download the app to your laptop by clicking here. To download the app on your phone or tablet visit your device’s app store.

It is advised that where possible, you use a laptop/PC as this seems to alleviate potential issues.

VenueMS Teams, Webinar  View details
Date & timeMonday 4 December 2023, 13:30 to 16:30
LecturerShazad Saleem  View details
Target audience

Recommended to all

Development outcomeA, C
Course styleLecture
Core topic Not a core topic
Catering None
CPD hours0:00
CostNo charge

To provide the participant with an evidence-based understanding of periodontal treatment aetiology, classification, diagnosis and treatment using the Healthy Gums Do Matter toolkit (HGDM) and the new S3 guidelines for managing periodontitis.

  • State how to use, apply and record different periodontal indices and detailed pocket charting
  • Evaluate record keeping with periodontal diseases and understanding how to protect yourself from medico legal problems
  • Recognise the HGDM care pathway approach for managing periodontal diseases in primary care and how to implement them into practice and referral pathways for level 2 and 3 care for periodontitis patients
  • Examine the challenges of delivering periodontal care under the current contract and how to deliver phased care for periodontitis patients under the UDA banding system
  • Demonstrate how to apply the HGDM toolkit and how it can be implemented within your own practice
Learning outcomes

Following the session participants will:

  • Have an understanding with the 2017 classification for periodontal diseases, the new S3 guidelines for treating periodontitis and Health Gums DO Matter toolkit approach for screening, diagnosing and managing periodontal disease in primary care.
  • Have a greater understanding of how to manage periodontal diseases in primary care under the current NHS contract applying a phased care treatment approach