Hygienist and Therapist Masterclass



Masterclass in Periodontal Therapy for Hygienists and Therapists

Dates: 18-19 March 2022

This hands-on 2 day masterclass is designed to provide dental care professionals with the knowledge and confidence to treat periodontal cases in practice and achieve reliable results. Our unique masterclass will also introduce you to a pioneering protocol in non-surgical periodontal regeneration.

Free after course support and a shadowing day is available upon completion of this course.

CPD Hours: 14 Hours, GDC Development Outcomes A, B & C

Format: In-person

Location: Tower Hill, London

Lunch and refreshments provided.


Day 1:


Theoretical Knowledge

  • Periodontal anatomy in health and disease

  • Aetiology and Pathogenesis

  • Risk Factors

  • BPE and understanding the 2017 Periodontal Classification

  • Periodontal Indices and monitoring

  • Interpreting radiographs

Practical Session

  • Scaler anatomy and application

  • Hand instrumentation

  • Operator positioning

  • Instrument sharpening & maintenance


Day 2:


Theoretical Knowledge

  • Managing furcations

  • Perio-endo lesions

  • Acute periodontal problems

  • Peri-implant disease & management

  • Ultrasonic Instrumentation

  • Going beyond non-surgical

  • Troubleshooting

  • The Minimally Invasive Non-Surgical Therapy (MINST Protocol)

Practical Session

  • MINST practical

  • Powered scaler tip selection and replacement