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Please Join Dr. Kirkland and Dr. Padhiar At Our Next
North Point Periodontics Hygienist Study Club
Laser Treatment Protocols: En “Light” ening Therapies for Periodontitis and Peri Implantitis
Featuring: Dr. Ginger Kirkland
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Registration: 5:30 / Seminar 6:00 – 8:00PM
The state of periodontics is undergoing a paradigm shift. The advent of new laser technology provides the periodontist, as well as the general practitioner with an instrument that allows minimally invasive, more comfortable treatment within the standard of care. LANAP (Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure) as well as LAPIP (Laser Assisted Peri Implant Procedure) will be discussed and case studies presented. The Waterlase Implant Repair Protocol will also be described and discussed.
- Discuss the basic differences between lasers that are in use in dentistry.
- Describe how the LANAP/LAPIP protocol works to aid in the regeneration of the periodontal/peri implant apparatus.
- Describe the Waterlase Repair Implant Protocol and how it works to aid in the treatment and stabilization of peri implant disease.
- Understand the major advantages of laser treatment over traditional periodontal/peri implant treatment modalities.
Speaker: M. Virginia Kirkland, D.M.D., M.S.
Dr. Kirkland has provided periodontal care to Alpharetta residents since 1998. She earned her undergraduate degree at the Medical College of Georgia in 1987 in the field of Dental Hygiene. She received her dental degree from the University of Louisville, Kentucky in 1995. Dr. Kirkland received her Master of Science Degree in in Oral Biology and her specialty in Periodontics in 1998 from the University of Louisville.
Dr. Kirkland is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Dr. Kirkland has been published in professional dental journals for research conducted in the fields of implant dentistry and guided bone regeneration.
Dr. Kirkland resides in Alpharetta with her husband Dr. Brett Gluck (Alpharetta orthodontist). They have two grown children, Carter and Kyle.
Sponsored by: BIOLASE
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Complimentary / 2 Hrs. Lecture / 2 CE Credits