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The Dental Hygienist’s Role in Treating Gingival Recession

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Proper prevention, treatment, and maintenance strategies are integral to achieving positive patient outcomes.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:

  1. Explain site- and patient-related risk factors for mucogingival therapy.
  2. Discuss the drivers for covering exposed root surfaces or treating deficient bands of attached, keratinized tissue.
  3. Educate patients on proper self-care practices when there is existing recession.
  4. Manage dentinal hypersensitivity as part of recare visits.

This course was issued in May 2022 and expires May 2025. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.


Belmont Business Media is an ADA CERP-recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ada.org/cerp. Belmont Business Media Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2023. Provider ID 317924
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