As oral health professionals, we often see patients struggle to keep their removable dental appliances clean. We know wearing unhygienic dental appliances can lead to a range of oral diseases and potentially contribute to infections of the heart, lungs and other organs. This webinar will delve into delivering effective, evidence-based OHI for removable dental appliances in under 60 seconds.
Topics to be covered include:
- How to formulate science based dental appliance hygiene guidelines
- A review of the science, research and industry recommendations
- An audit of existing patient home care and dental appliance plaque control
- What hygiene information our patients are finding on-line
- How to deliver science based OHI for removable dental appliances in under 60secs
About our speaker:
Dr Mark Wotherspoon
Mark's career began 28 years ago when he re-located from his home town of Wagga Wagga to the remote Kimberley of Western Australia working as a Dental Officer as well as providing services to the Military Service in the ADF (Army Dental Corps). He was based at a small hospital in Wyndham whilst also flying out to remote Indigenous communities to provide dental care.
Mark has worked as a University Clinical Demonstrator and is the Co - Founder of MPDS [ Mobile Portable Dental Systems]. He has successfully integrated a domiciliary dental service into private practice with his 'Dentist Home Visit' service and is the inventor and founder of the Dr Mark's Hygenie product range.
QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS- 8pm
SA, NT- 7.30 pm
WA - 6pm
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