An afternoon of restorative dentistry

Time & Location

Thursday 28th September 2017

2.00pm - 5.00pm
Maclean Room, Eden Court Theatre, Inverness

Please inform us beforehand if you would like to join us for Lunch, this will take place from 1.00pm - 2.00pm

Speaker

Professor David Hussey graduated from Queen’s University, Belfast in 1978. Following appointments in Hospital Dentistry and General Dental Practice he completed his Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow) in 1984. In 1986/87 he was Visiting Professor at the University of Western Ontario, Canada. David was appointed as a Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Restorative Dentistry at Queen’s University in 1989 and completed his PhD in Resin Bonded Bridgework. For over 20 years he organised the Total Patient Care unit for final year undergraduate students. As a Hospital based Consultant he also accepted general restorative referrals from dental practitioners. From 2004 to 2015, David was the Postgraduate Dental Dean for Northern Ireland and in this post he managed the Continuing Education programme for dentists and Dental Care Professionals as well as the training of new graduates and Specialists. David is also a Quality Assurance Inspector at the General Dental Council. In 2015, David retired from Queen’s University and the Postgrad Dental Dean’s role but he has since been reappointed as a part-time Clinical Professor to teach the final year students.

Course aims

The aim of these presentations is to update practitioners on the management of contemporary problems faced by patients, and therefore dentists, and how these problems can be resolved to the benefit of both parties.

Topics covered:

  • Conservative Management of Toothwear
  • Resin Bonded Bridgework
  • Hot Topics – a ramble through current Restorative Dentistry problems