Postgraduate Diploma in Periodontics

For Dentists

  • Who: Dentists
  • Format: In-Person
  • Duration: 1 Year

  • Investment: £7,500 + VAT (GBP)

  • Location: Perio School, 75 Harley Street

  • Next Term: January 2023

2022 INTAKE NOW FULL

REGISTER NOW FOR 2023

 

Who is this Diploma for?

This programme is designed specifically to provide qualified dentists with the skills and knowledge to confidently perform periodontal treatment to an advanced standard. It is suitable for dentists at any stage of their career, regardless of their work setting.

What are the benefits of completing the Diploma?

  • Postgraduate level qualification
  • Bringing specialist value to your patient and practice
  • Fully supported flexible learning programme
  • Direct and immediate application in practice
  • Close support and ongoing one-to-one tailored mentoring

Why Perio School?

  • Programme fully led and taught by Dr Reena Wadia
    • Specialist periodontist and founder of Perio School
    • Works directly with general dentists – full understanding their working environment
    • Lectures globally - formal teaching qualifications
  • State of the art training facilities at Harley Street
  • Large practical component including demonstration on live patients
  • Small group size
  • Access to an extensive and exclusive library of articles and videos
  • Large supportive network community of dental professionals with regular ongoing events before/during/after the diploma
  • Payment plans available to spread the investment

Logistics

Structure:

  • 5 units

  • 11 face-to-face teaching sessions

  • Hands-on training on models, pig’s heads and patients – non-surgical treatment, pocket reduction surgery (resective and regenerative), gum recession surgery, crown lengthening surgery (aesthetic and restorative)

  • Role play and presentations

  • Assessment via timed essay, MCQs, case viva and reflective logbook 

 

Dates - 2023:

Monday 16th January

Monday 13th February

Monday 13th March

Monday 17th April

Monday 15th May

Monday 19th June

Monday 17th July

Monday 14th August

Monday 18th September

Monday 16th October

Monday 20th November

On-going virtual support

 

Location:

75 Harley Street

Marylebone

London

W1G 8QL

 

Timings:

09:00 - 17:30

The Curriculum

Unit 1: The Periodontal Journey & Practical Periodontics

      • Anatomy
      • Aetiology and epidemiology
      • Risk factors
      • Assessment
      • Classification and diagnosis
      • Prognosis
      • Treatment planning
      • Non-surgical treatment including use of adjuncts
      • Management of acute conditions
      • Management of the occlusion
      • Management of dentine hypersensitivity
      • Supportive periodontal care
      • Periodontics in practice – profitable periodontics, working successfully with your hygienist, ‘The Exam Cycle’
      • One-to-one hands-on practical session on hand and ultrasonic instrumentation
      • Treatment planning case discussions

 Unit 2: Multidisciplinary management

      • Paediatric care
      • Endo-Perio
      • Ortho-Perio
      • Implants
      • Case presentations

Unit 3: Pocket Reduction Surgery

      • Indications
      • Resective pocket reduction surgery
      • Regenerative pocket reduction surgery including use of bone grafts and membranes
      • Steps involved
      • One-to-one hands-on practical session on above plus commencing with basic surgical techniques and suturing (models and pigs’ heads)
      • Live patient demo

Unit 4: Crown Lengthening

      • Types of crown lengthening surgery
      • Indications
      • Key steps for successful aesthetic and restorative crown lengthening
      • Alternatives
      • Practical session (models and pigs’ heads)
      • Live patient demo

Unit 5: Gingival Recession

      • Aetiology
      • Indications for surgery
      • Types of surgery and basic steps to include free gingival grafts and coronally advanced flaps with connective tissue grafts
      • Practical session (pigs’ heads)
      • Live patient demo

Included Extras:

Exclusive access to online articles and videos

One-to-one mentoring and guidance by Dr Reena Wadia

Specialist hands-on equipment for use during practical sessions

Dedicated Perio School team will be be on site to provide tailored support as needed

Course workbook

Coffee and Soft Drinks

Snacks and Lunch (dietary requirements catered for upon request)

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Postgraduate Diploma in Periodontics - Dentists

£650 + VAT (GBP)/month

IN-PERSON - PAYMENT PLAN

  • 12 monthly payments
  • 1 Year
  • Step-by-step guidance
  • Practical - models and pig's head
  • Live patient demos
  • Role plays
  • Interactive seminars
  • One-to-one training
  • Small group size
  • Teaching by exclusive industry experts 
  • Lunch included
  • Printed workbook provided
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Postgraduate Diploma in Periodontics - Dentists

£1920 + VAT (GBP)/month

IN-PERSON - PAYMENT PLAN

  • 4 monthly payments
  • 1 Year
  • Step-by-step guidance
  • Practical - models and pig's head
  • Live patient demos
  • Role plays
  • Interactive seminars
  • One-to-one training
  • Small group size
  • Teaching by exclusive industry experts 
  • Lunch included
  • Printed workbook provided
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Postgraduate Diploma in Periodontics - Dentists

£7,500 + VAT (GBP)

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IN-PERSON COURSE 

  • 1 Year
  • Step-by-step guidance
  • Practical - models and pig's head
  • Live patient demos
  • Role plays
  • Interactive seminars
  • One-to-one training
  • Small group size
  • Teaching by exclusive industry experts 
  • Lunch included
  • Printed workbook provided
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Preparing for the Diploma

Getting Here:

Car:

  • Street Parking available
  • Local NCP Carpark:

NCP
Harley Street
7 Weymouth Mews
London
W1B 1QE

Train:

Great Portland Street Underground

Oxford Circus Underground

Bond Street Underground

Baker Street Underground

Marylebone National Rail

Come with an open mind and many questions. Bring active cases to discuss with the Perio School Team.

Sleep well as the day is designed to be intense, but be rest assured there will be breaks and a tap of coffee, water and soft drinks are provided.

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