Tooth Wear & Erosion

Course Details

22nd November 2019

Manchester Central

9:30am - 5:00pm

£29.00 per attendee

CPD Hours: 6

Course Code: DMA1908


Jeremy Rees Jeremy Rees
To provide the busy clinician with an overview of the contemporary management of tooth wear.



09:30 - 10:45

Tooth Wear & Erosion presented by Jeremy Rees

Learning objectives:

How common is tooth wear, what causes it and how can you prevent it?

- The prevalence of tooth wear in both deciduous and permanent teeth
- An in depth exploration of the aetiology of wear including reflux, eating disorders, fruits, drinks and acid sweets
- Contemporary ideas for the management of tooth wear

Dentine hypersensitivity a tooth wear phenomena

- The role of gingival recession and its causes
- The link between tooth wear and sensitivity
- The clinical management of sensitivity including the use of ‘modern’ toothpastes

Everything you wanted to know about the dahl technique and when to use it

- What is the Dahl technique, how it has evolved over the last 3 decades
- When to use the Dahl technique in practice and how to do it
- Review of the evidence base from this technique

Conventional prosthodontics in the management of tooth wear

- When to use conventional techniques to manage significant wear
- When to change the OVD
- When to use occlusal splints
- When to use crown lengthening surgery


10:45 - 11:30

Exhibition & Networking


11:30 - 13:00

Tooth Wear & Erosion [continued]


13:00 - 14:00

Exhibition & Networking


14:00 - 15:15

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15:15 - 15:45

Exhibition & Networking


15:45 - 17:00

Tooth Wear & Erosion [continued]