Periodontal disease-should we be worried about being sued?

10:00 - 10:45

AIMS 
To provide an overview of why periodontal disease claims have increased and how dentist and their teams can reduce these and treat patients safely and confidently

OBJECTIVES 
1. Understand the background to an increase in periodontal disease claims from patients
2. ASdpot a systematic approach risk management to diagnosing and treating patients with periodontal disease
3. Understand how record keeping can help you defend claims

Len D’Cruz, GDP and Senior Dentolegal Advisor BDA Indemnity, British Dental Association