Periodontal Disease Diagnosis

Contributes 45 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes an in depth look at Periodontal Disease diagnosis.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.


The aim of this course is to provide Dental Hygienists and Therapists with an update on Periodontal diagnosis and risk assessment.


Learners will be able to:

  • Recognise the importance of the diagnostic process of periodontal diseases. 
  • Recognise the risk factors associated with periodontal disease.
  • Identify the categories of periodontal disease within the 2017 classification.  

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • How to systemically come to an accurate diagnosis.  
  • The 2017 classification of Periodontal Diseases
  • The roles of the dental team when diagnosing periodontal disease.