Evening Bite: Management of Recession

Evening Bite: Management of Recession
This lecture is designed for dentists, hygienists and oral health therapists.

Course Overview

Our patients are becoming increasingly aware of the impact that their smile has on their confidence and quality of life. Their keen attention to detail has seen the goal post shift from, initially being solely concerned with teeth having perfect dimensions and shade, to now paying close attention to the immaculate framing of the gingival tissues surrounding these teeth. Dr Marina Kamel, a Brisbane-based specialist periodontist, will discuss the aetiology of gingival recession. She will discuss the rationale for managing recession, the options available to the patient, the anticipated outcomes, and help develop a decision making tree on when to refer and what to expect for each recession type.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: 

  • Be familiar with the classification of gingival recessions
  • Understand all the aetiological factors that can contribute to development of recession
  • Understand the rationale for managing gingival recession and when to refer
  • Be familiar with the various management protocols for gingival recession and the decision-making tree
  • Understand the link between recession class and anticipated outcomes
  • Develop communication skills to discuss gingival recession with your patient

Presenter/s biography

Dr Marina Kamel

BDS (Otago), FRACDS (GDP), DClinDent (Perio), MRACDS (Perio)

Dr Marina Kamel is a Brisbane-based periodontist at Westside Perio & Implants. She completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery with Distinction at Otago University in 2012. She obtained a Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Periodontics) and specialist training in implants at Sydney University in 2019. She is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS) in general practice and has membership (MRACDS) in Periodontics. 

Dr Kamel is the President of the Australian Society of Periodontology and Vice President of the Australasian Osseointegration Society in Queensland. Dr Kamel received multiple academic and research awards during her professional career. She received the FG Christensen medal for obtaining the highest ranking in the primary RACDS examinations in 2013. She has received the reputable Judith and Dr. Mario Adamo Implant Innovation Scholarship for her research work in 2018 as well as the Osteology Foundation Research Award for her research in 2020. 

Outside of periodontics, Marina enjoys running, swimming and tennis. She loves travelling and spending time with her family and friends in the great outdoors.


Event Pricing

ADA Member Dentist - FREE
ADA Member 1st and 2nd Year Graduate - FREE
Non-Member Dentist - $55


CPD Points

1 Scientific hour

To be eligible for CPD points the webinar must be viewed live and in it's entirety. Recordings of this webinar will not be distributed to registrants. 

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10/18/2023 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Online, QLD 4006 AUSTRALIA

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