Tooth Wear & Erosion

Course Details

22nd November 2019

Manchester Central

Jeremy Rees

9:30am - 5:00pm

£29.00 per attendee

CPD Hours: 6

Course Code: DMA1908

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

DEVELOPMENT OUTCOMES: C


09:30 - 17:00
Tooth Wear & Erosion
presented by Jeremy Rees
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

Please see course details for more information and to book online for £19 plus VAT.