The webinar is free for BSP members. Charges for non-members £20 Hygienist/Therapist, £30 Dentist.

Bookings will close at midday on Tuesday 14 January.

Registering instructions will be sent out on Tuesday 14 January, as you need to register on the GoToWebinar site (a quick and simple process).  After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar on the evening.

Only the first 500 participants to log in on the evening will be able to participate in the live event.  

However, booked participants will be able to view the webinar after the event on the BSP website.  You will be notified when the recorded presentation is available for viewing.

1.5 hours CPD is offered to all delegates who have booked and viewed the webinar. Bookings must have been made through the BSP website, non-members will need their booking reference number to obtain CPD. Evaluation form and CPD certificates will be available after the event on the website. 

Prof Luigi Nibali

Prof. Luigi Nibali graduated from the University of Catania in Italy and was awarded a PhD in Periodontology at University College London in 2006. He previously worked as Lecturer and then Reader in Periodontology at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute and then at Queen Mary University of London. He is currently Professor/Honorary Consultant, Academic Lead and Director of the Postgraduate program in Periodontology at King’s College London, based at Guy’s Hospital. Prof. Nibali has widely published in the medical and dental literature and received several International research prizes in periodontology. His research interests range from periodontal medicine, genetics and microbial aetiopathogenesis and minimally-invasive periodontal treatment of intrabony defects and furcations.

Webinar - Non-surgical periodontal therapy in 2020

Aims

Non-surgical periodontal therapy has evolved considerably over the years, along with developments in techniques, instruments and with more emphasis on patient-centered approaches. The aim of this webinar is to revise the evidence for effective modalities of non-surgical periodontal therapy

Objectives

  • Understand the basic concepts of non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Discuss different terminology including ‘scaling and root planing’, ‘curettage’ and ‘root surface debridement’
  • Understand the concept of MINST (minimally-invasive non-surgical therapy) and its potential, specifically for intrabony periodontal defects.

Outcomes

  • Become familiar with the new concepts of non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Learn the evidence about MINST and its potential
  • Translate this knowledge into clinical practice

Talks

Aims

Non-surgical periodontal therapy has evolved considerably over the years, along with developments in techniques, instruments and with more emphasis on patient-centered approaches. The aim of this webinar is to revise the evidence for effective modalities of non-surgical periodontal therapy

Objectives

  • Understand the basic concepts of non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Discuss different terminology including ‘scaling and root planing’, ‘curettage’ and ‘root surface debridement’
  • Understand the concept of MINST (minimally-invasive non-surgical therapy) and its potential, specifically for intrabony periodontal defects.

Outcomes

  • Become familiar with the new concepts of non-surgical periodontal therapy
  • Learn the evidence about MINST and its potential
  • Translate this knowledge into clinical practice

GDC Development Outcome C

Speakers

Speakers

Biography

Prof Luigi Nibali

Prof. Luigi Nibali graduated from the University of Catania in Italy and was awarded a PhD in Periodontology at University College London in 2006. He previously worked as Lecturer and then Reader in Periodontology at the UCL Eastman Dental Institute and then at Queen Mary University of London. He is currently Professor/Honorary Consultant, Academic Lead and Director of the Postgraduate program in Periodontology at King’s College London, based at Guy’s Hospital. Prof. Nibali has widely published in the medical and dental literature and received several International research prizes in periodontology. His research interests range from periodontal medicine, genetics and microbial aetiopathogenesis and minimally-invasive periodontal treatment of intrabony defects and furcations.