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Successful orthodontic treatment is directly dependent on health of the supporting tissues. Orthodontic treatment is often hampered by muco-gingival complication or periodontal hard & soft tissue defects. Innovation in laser technology holds promise for its use as an alternative treatment modality to conventional periodontal surgical treatment for the orthodontic patient.

Learning outcomes

Learning objectives: Types of lasers and its relevance to clinical practice Application of laser assisted procedures in orthodontic treatment. gingival enlargements; management of muco-gingival defects; ectopic teeth Laser assisted periodontal surgical procedures. Timing and execution Tips for implementation in clinical practice.

Speaker

Dr Prashant Zaveri

Dr Zaveri is a Specialist Orthodontist & Periodontist in private practice in Auckland, New Zealand. He is an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at University of Otago. Dr. Prashant Zaveri is an excellent teacher, clinician and his unique dual qualification generates interest in all his presentations, national and overseas. Currently he is the President of the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists and a Member of various National and International Orthodontic & Periodontic Associations. He has keen interest in Sanskrit language, Vedic Scriptures and practices meditation.

NZDA Conference 2024 - Young Dentist Day

Laser assisted periodontal procedures for the orthodontic patient


Speaker:

Dr Prashant Zaveri

Saturday 24th Aug 2024
8:00am - 5:00pm
Venue: Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
188 Oxford Terrace
Christchurch Central City
Region: Canterbury
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