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Diabetes and Periodontal Disease: More than Just a Sweet Spot


July 16
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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OVERVIEW: At the end of the webinar you will be better prepared to make recommendations for medical and dental co-management of patient’s with diabetes and/or periodontal disease by knowing what preventive and treatment methodologies are available.


  • Identify oral manifestations of periodontal disease.
  • Identify oral manifestations of diabetes: lichenoid reactions, xerostomia, dental caries, gingival hyperplasia.
  • Identify the links between diabetes and periodontal disease: poor glycemic control, periodontal infections, yeast infections.


Dr. Kirk Noraian is a practicing periodontist who has lectured internationally about the management of periodontal disease. He has published and reviewed the works of others for publication on periodontal disease. He has served on the American Dental Association Council for Scientific Affairs and served as a consultant to the Journal of the ADA and ADA Seal Program for consumer products.  


Cost is $135 per facility for unlimited participation or $25  per individual.

Gold and Silver subscribers: use as part of your package.

1.0 Nurse Contact Hour

This webinar will be recorded and available for 3 months after the live event.

This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $824,375 with 0% financed with non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.