Program Track: Implants
Moderator: Daniel J. Holtzclaw
Speaker: Niklaus P. Lang
Prevention and treatment of peri-implant diseases is based on the anti-infective therapy of periodontal infections. This protocol is known as cumulative interceptive supportive therapy, and includes four treatment modalities (mechanical debridement, antiseptic treatment, antibiotic treatment and regenerative or access/resective surgery) applied in sequence in a cumulative fashion depending on the diagnosis. Such options will be discussed.
- Understand how anti-infective therapy plays a role in prevention and treatment of peri-implant disease.
- Learn the four treatment modalities of cumulative interceptive supportive therapy.