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 4
Explain and identify all aspects related to margins of preparations and how they relate to the soft tissues
Explain the risks of subgingival margins
Explain the selection criteria of where to finish the gingival margins for preparations
Describe the different types of preparation margins and their positions
Summarise how to use temporary crowns to help create soft tissue profiles
By the end of this talk, the learner will be able to explain and identify all aspects related to margins of preparations and how they relate to the soft tissues