Program 13 The Plaque Monologues

Dr. Brian Nový             Sponsored by: GC America, Inc.     
Audience Code: D, H, A, O       2.5 CEUs/Clinical 

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to have a conversation with Streptococcus mutans? A group of dentists and hygienists have finally figured out the secrets to carving out a niche in the human mouth. They are using this new information to transform biofilm and eradicate cariogenic species by the mouthful… Come find out what these radical dentists and hygienists know that you do not.

Program Objectives:
  • Describe the three types of bacteria implicated in dental caries
  • Interpret results from diagnostic tests for dental caries
  • Understand how to implement targeted therapeutics in a variety of patients
  • Transition patients from high to low caries risk