Dr. Kim Kutsch is one of the leading minds on cariology and prevention and that is the focus for this episode. He recognizes that everyone needs tailored care based on their specific risk factors. He is also a huge advocate for patient education and for hygienists.
After listening to this episode, you should be able to:
- Identify the major risk factors for caries development and progression.
- Understand the importance of salivary flow and its association with caries development.
- Discuss Nano HA and how it can reduce a patient’s caries risk.
- Apply a risk assessment-based approach to patients at risk of developing carious lesions.