18 January 2022
EMS Guided Biofilm Therapy in Periodontal treatment
To be aware of the most up to date technologies for biofilm removal.
To look at the concepts of sub and supra air polishing and the most bio compatible way of achieving this.
To examine the effectiveness of air polishing in the maintenance of implants and the treatment of Peri-implant mucositis and Peri-implantitis
- To be able to explain the principles of Guided Biofilm Therapy
- To be able to understand the effectivenss of air polishing in the treatment and maintenance of the periodontal pocket, the maintenance of implants and the treatment of Peri-implant mucositis and Peri-implantitis
- To be able to describe the effect of cavitation in the removal of pathogenic bacteria and the latest advancements in ultrasonics
About Jolene Pinder
Dip DH RCS Edinburgh
Lead Dental Hygienist Flossbar, SDA Trainer, Scottish Regional Group Rep BSDHT
Jolene Pinder is a Dental Hygienist based in the West Coast of Scotland. She qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 2001 whilst serving in the Royal Navy. After leaving the military she has worked in various practices throughout the UK. Jolene is the Lead Hygienist at Flossbar in Troon. Flossbar is a Direct access Dental Hygiene Practice. With a special interest in behavioural change she has used this to inspire and educate fellow dental professionals. She has been a Swiss Dental Academy trainer since 2014 and teaches in the UK on Guided Biofilm Therapy. She has had articles published in the Dental Press on tooth whitening, making Hygiene treatment profitable and GBT. Jolene is both an elected council member for the BSDHT as the Representative for Scotland and also as a member of the Executive committee. She is also an ITI Ambassador.