Maximizing Periodontal Case Acceptance By Presenting The Oral Systemic Connection

Speaker: Dr Thomas Larkin

Course Details


  • A complete overview of the emerging conversation of the link between oral health and overall health is explored.
  • Risk assessment protocols and treatment modalities are outlined.

About the Instructor:

Dr. Larkin is a native of Omaha Nebraska and a graduate of Creighton University School of Dentistry. Having worked both as a clinician in private practice and as a professor at two Universities, Dr Larkin brings a unique blend of common sense and practicality to his work. He has written two books on dental practice management and two on oral wellness. Having extensive experience in both dental start ups and clinical protocols, Dr. Larkin is a popular Podcaster and host of the Facebook group the pathogen lounge. He has most recently founded powhygiene.com, ( Proactive Oral Wellness) a coaching and implementation web site for the most advanced approaches in preventive dentistry. He currently is working with several local startups perfecting his oral-systemic practice protocol and helping develop innovative strategies to promote sustained practice growth and independence.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants should have a working knowledge of the business of dental hygiene and strategies to increase patient engagement.

CE Hours – 1

Disclosure: The speaker declares that he does not have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support for this continuing education program. Although commercially available products are discussed, no financial arrangements exist between the manufactures and the speaker.