Guidance on global classification system of periodontal and peri-implant diseases

  • Date: 27 September 2018

AN implementation plan for a new global classification system of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions has been devised by a working group of the British Society of Periodontology (BSP).

The BSP is leading on the UK guidance for practitioners and their advice will be communicated shortly, along with a series of webinars on the new classification systems hosted on the BSP website. The webinars are free to everyone and can be booked by clicking this link.

Workshop 1: Background from the Management Group and Classification of Health and Gingival Diseases. Professor Iain Chapple – (past) 25th September 2018.

Workshop 2: Categorisation of periodontitis according to four stages and three grades. Professor Ian Needleman - 13th November 2018.

Workshop 3: Periodontal manifestations of systemic diseases and developmental and acquired conditions. Professor Francis Hughes – 4th December 2018.

Workshop 4: Classification of peri-implant diseases and conditions. Professor Nikos Donos – 19th February 2019.

The BSP will also provide regular updates on social media.

This page was correct at the time of publication. Any guidance is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.

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