Suture Removal and Postoperative Care for Dental Nurses



Dawood & Tanner Academy - Courses , London
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Course duration

Start date: 25 Oct 2019

End date: 25 Oct 2019

course overview

This course is for dental nurses working with oral surgery procedures: extractions, periodontal and implant surgery who wish to extend their scope of practice and gain additional skills carried out under the direction of a dentist.
This course will enable dental nurses to be confident and competent in removing sutures after the wound has been checked by a dentist.
This blended learning course aims to develop dental nurses theoretical knowledge and technical skills.
You will learn:
Suture material and types
Understanding the suture removal process
Recognizing post operative complications within your scope of practice
You will gains hands on experience in:
Suture removal
Post operative instructions 
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course details

  • Course level: Fundamental courses
  • Language: English
  • Course duration (days): 1
  • CE credits: 4
  • Course fee:
  • Max. participants: 15


Lisa Railton

Lisa qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1990 from Leeds University. She has worked in all areas of Dental Practice since then, including NHS, Private, Research, Forensics and Education. As a result, Lisa has had a wealth of experience over almost 30 years. She is a member of the Higher Education Academy having attained her PG Diploma in Medical Education 2 years ago and is currently about to graduate this Summer with a Masters. Lisa has delivered postgraduate training for Hygienists, Therapists and Dental Nurses for over 15 years and currently is a lecturer with Cardiff University and is a current examiner with NEBDN.

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Course duration

Start date: 25 Oct 2019

End date: 25 Oct 2019

contact details

If you have any questions regarding this course, please contact us using the following details:

Maxine Fennell

Tel : 0203 219 5975

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