Protrusive Dental Podcast #47 - Can occlusion cause perio? What do we know?

Posted on 30 December 2020
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60 mins CPD/CE

Aims and objectives:

Gain an understanding of occlusion in periodontal patients, taking into consideration:

  • The journey of Dr. Horowitz
  • Research
  • Occlusal examination: anterior guidance, lateral excursions, fremitus, incisal relationship, anterior open bite, wear facets, non-working side interferences
  • Controlling the forces, occlusal adjustment, splint therapy, equilibration
  • Periodontal disease: inflammation, recession
  • Fremitus: natural excursions, heavy contact, movement
  • Guided tissue regeneration: bone graft, papilla preservation, splinting
  • Genetics: periodontitis, risk factors
  • Splints: composite, wire
  • Implants: biological failures, mechanical failures 

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