How daily clinical practice might be influenced by recently published studies concerning possible links between periodontal and systemic disease.
Topics covered include:
Links between periodontal disease and some systemic diseases;
The evidence base, with specific focus on cardiovascular diseases, adverse pregnancy outcomes, respiratory diseases and cancer;
How advice regarding healthy lifestyles might be affected accordingly.
On completion you will have gained a deeper understanding of the evidence base for links between periodontal and key systemic diseases and be able to reflect on how this knowledge will influence your practice.
Michaela von Geijer has extensive clinical experience, with a special interest in prosthodontics and implant dentistry. She has always placed a high value on working with preventive focus. Dr von Geijer has experience lecturing as a teaching assistant at the Histology Department at the University of Lund, Sweden, and also for professionals and students when employed by pharmaceutical companies as well as companies within the dental industry.
Since 2015, employed by TePe and lectured at universities around the world. Dr von Geijer is combining the work at TePe with dentistry at a private clinic in Sweden.