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3 CE Hrs, Periodontal Disease and Treatment Options is a Course

3 CE Hrs, Periodontal Disease and Treatment Options

Time limit: 150 days
3 CEUs

$80 Enroll

Full course description

Periodontal disease is the most frequently diagnosed disease in dogs and cats, and untreated periodontal disease can result in severe complications. Because the consequences of untreated periodontal disease may have a significant negative impact on the small animal patient it is important for veterinarians to have a thorough working knowledge of the pathophysiology of periodontal disease. 

This course will teach learners to thoroughly examine the oral cavity of patients with periodontal disease, as well as evaluate dental radiographs and treatment of this common condition.

This course is 100% online. All the lectures and assessments are on-demand to meet your busy schedule.

This is a self-paced course. You may start and finish the course at any time. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be granted three hours of continuing education (CE). College of Veterinary Medicine is an authorized CE provider, and our courses are equivalent to RACE approved. This course is expected to take three hours to complete.

3 hours of CE!

What You'll Learn

  • Recognize the common clinical presentations of periodontal disease in dogs and cats
  • Interpret the findings of oral examinations and dental radiographs
  • Recognize the four stages of periodontal disease and select the appropriate treatment
  • Recognize and select a treatment plan for the various complications associated with periodontal disease