Smart Scaling - Using the Staged Approach to Ultrasonic and Hand Instrumentation

Joy D. Void-Holmes, RDH, BSDH, DHSc

December 2020 Course - Expires Sunday, December 31st, 2023

Web Only


This webinar examines the staged approach of manual and hand instrumentation. Clinicians will learn how to maximize ultrasonic instrumentation through technique and tip selection in order to minimize hand instrumentation and create an environment that encourages tissue health through the staged approach.

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COST: $0
PROVIDER: Dental Learning Systems, LLC
SOURCE: CDEWorld | December 2020

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss current research that supports a staged approach to periodontal debridement
  • Review the proper foundational skills in ultrasonic technique and hand instrumentation
  • Assemble hygiene setups that facilitate thorough removal of deposits with fewer instruments

Presenter Qualifications:

Dental Hygiene Program Chair, Fortis College, Landover, Maryland; Adjunct Faculty, American Denturist College, Eugene, Oregon; CEO/Founder, Dr. Joy RDH, Washington, DC.


Dr. Void-Holmes has received an honorarium from Dental Learning Systems, LLC. for her preparation and presentation of this program.

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