Welcome to this series on Periodontal-Prosthodontic connections. Inter disciplinary treatment and working together as a team is important to get the desired patient outcomes.
The presenters of this series are :
Dr Boota Singh Ubhi, a specialist periodontist and clinical director of Birmingham periodontal and implant centre (more popularly known as BPI) andDr.Gurvinder Bhirth, who has a keen interest in restorative dentistry Boota and Gurvinder did the periodontal-prosthodontic connection at BPI for many years. They both worked as a team together at the same practice for nearly a decade. They share cases and practice interdisciplinary treatments regularly. They also run their own courses.
The series will cover 6 parts as follows
Part 1. Soft tissue assessment and its role in treatment planning Part 1 by Dr Boota Ubhi.
Part 2. The role of root coverage and perioplastic surgery in perio-prostho considerations by Dr Boota Ubhi.
Part 3. The role of crown lengthening surgery in perio-prostho considerations by Dr Boota Ubhi
Part 4. The role of crown margins in perio-prostho considerations by Dr Gurvinder Bhirth.
Part 5. The role of orthodontics in perio-prostho considerations by Dr Boota Ubhi
Part 6. Executing joint cases in periodontal-planning considerations by Dr Boota Ubhi and Gurvinder Bhirth
This is Part 3
Gain an explanation for the assessment and management of the gummy smile
By the end of this session, the learner will gain an explanation for the assessment and management of the gummy smile, as well as when to consider surgical treatment or definitive restorative therapy after surgery.