Peri-implantitis: Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Definitions, risk factors, proper diagnosis, and traits of peri-implant mucositits and periodontitis
1 CE CreditCredits
May 2, 2017Released
May 2, 2020Re-Released
May 2, 2023Expires
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This program was designed to provide clinicians with an understanding of the definitions, risk factors, proper diagnosis, and distinguishable traits of peri-implant mucositits and periodontitis. In this 1-hour video, Dr. Favagehi will cover treatment options with case presentations involving non-surgical, laser based, surgical, and regenerative treatment for peri-implantitis.
- Be able to recognize the main risk factors factors that contribute to peri-implantitis.
- Understand the definitions and diagnosis of peri-implant mucositits and peri-implantitis.
- Understand the similarities and differences between periodontitis and peri-implantitis.
- Become familiar with treatment options to treat peri-implantitis including non-surgical, surgical and laser based treatment
- Course Fee: Free
- Credits: Catapult Education designates this continuing education activity for 1 credit
- Method: Self-Instructional
- Audience: General Dentist
- AGD Subject Code: 690
Meet the instructor
Mehrdad Favagehi, DDS
Dr. Mehrdad Favagehi is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontics. He received his dental education and specialty training at the Virginia Commonwealth University and The Ohio State University. He has received a teaching award from the American Academy of Periodontology in 2011. Dr. Favagehi is currently the Chairman of the Research Submissions Committee of the Academy of Osseointegration. He has lectured in the area of implants and lasers nationally and internationally. Dr. Favagehi and his wife Dr. Christopher have maintained a private practice of Periodontics & Dental Implant Surgery in Falls Church, VA since 1997.
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Catapult Education received commercial support from Implant Direct for this presentation. Dr. Mehrdad Favagehi received an honorarium from Implant Direct for the time involved in preparing and delivering this presentation. Catapult Education delivers clinically relevant continuing dental education programs which address the needs and preferences of our audience and provides them with the knowledge and confidence to integrate new techniques, practice management and treatment options into their respective practices. Catapult Education is committed to ensuring the content quality, objectivity and scientific integrity of all continuing education courses. Instructors are advised to support clinical recommendations with scientific research-supported data whenever possible and to disclose any conflict of interest between them and any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this CE activity. Instructors are advised, where appropriate and if relevant to the subject matter of the presentation, to mention a variety of different product choices so as to present a balanced view of all therapeutic options available and promote improvements in oral healthcare free from commercial bias.