Periodontal Disease: Predicting, Detecting and Treating
Periodontal Disease: Predicting, Detecting and Treating

Development Outcome: C

Secondary Development Outcome:

1.0 h

1.0 Credits

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Webinar Details:

Webinar start:
May 25th 2017 at 7:00pm
Webinar end:
May 25th 2017 at 8:00pm

Course Description


To update the dental team on some of the key strategies for predicting, managing and treating periodontal disease in practice.

Learning content 

Join Dr. Mike Milward in this webinar sponsored by Oral-B. This webinar will discuss the prevalence of periodontal disease; the problems caused if diagnosed late/poorly managed; and the link between periodontal disease and systematic disease.


To familiarise the learner with

  • Background data on the prevalence of periodontitis.
  • How to predict disease - spotting the high risk patient.
  • What techniques do we have to detect disease in our patients
  • How to diagnose disease, including an overview of the current periodontal disease classification
  • What are the key concepts in treating disease
  • The importance of maintenance 

Development Outcome: C  


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About the speaker

Dr Mike Milward


Mike qualified as a medical microbiologist before embarking on his dental career. After initially working in general dental practice, he returned to the School of Dentistry to undertake a number of junior hospital /teaching roles before being appointed as a full time clinical lecturer in Periodontology.

Since his appointment he has developed a profile in teaching and research, becoming a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and completed his PhD in 2010. He is actively involved with the British Society of Periodontology as both Honorary Treasurer and as a member of the Education Committee. His current role is that of Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant in Periodontology at the School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham.

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