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DHAA Tas: Hands-On Periodontal Instrumentation

May 13 @ 08:30 - 16:30

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DHAA Tasmania invite you to join us for this rare hands-on opportunity to refresh your knowledge and skills in basic and advanced periodontal instrumentation, with thanks to our sponsor Hu-Friedy.

This workshop presents innovative instrument designs and solutions driven approaches to meet the inevitable challenges of mechanically treating “invisible” root surfaces and examine the design characteristics of a variety of hand instruments. Participants will be able to review current clinical instrumentation practice in a safe environment, review working posture and hand positioning and for optimal clinical technique and reduction of stress injuries, and be able to test drive a variety of instruments that will be available and be shown the correct clinical technique for their use.

This workshop will provide practical principles for confronting clinical complications with dexterity, skill and confidence.

Confirmed guest presenters:

  • • Dr Alex Du Bois, Periodontist
  • • Robyn Watson, Hu-Friedy Educational Consultant
  • • Deb Brown, Hu-Friedy Educational Consultant

CPD Hours: 6 scientific hours

Registration: 8.30am

Models and teeth, instruments and all materials provided. Participants are asked to bring their magnifying loupes or usual protective eyewear.

Dietary Requirements: Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are included. Please email dietary restrictions to [email protected]

Please note that this CPD evening will not increase your scope of practice.


DHAA Event Regulations

DHAA Members: To obtain the discounted DHAA Ltd Membership price you are required to be a financial member of the DHAA Ltd on the date of purchase.

Student Members: Student Members must be an eligible and current student member of the DHAA Ltd at the time of purchasing the ticket. DHAA Student Membership is free and expires on 30 June of the year following your graduation.

ADOHTA Members: All ADOHTA members are required to show proof of membership to ADOHTA, please email [email protected]. You are required to be a current member at the time of purchase to either DHAA Ltd or ADOHTA Inc.

Cancellation Policy: 10 days notice must be given in writing to [email protected] , if you cannot attend, to receive a refund. Reimbursements will not be made after this time. Registration can be transferred to another person of the same membership status.

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If you would prefer your image NOT be used, then please notify us in advance, in writing, of the event that you are attending to [email protected]



May 13
08:30 - 16:30




RACV/RACT Hobart Apartment Hotel
154-156 Collins Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000 Australia
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