iTOP course

iTOP course

15.05.2016

Hotel “Granit”, Ohrid

Small Hall

10:00-16:30 (09:00-10:00 Registration)

D-r Natasha Martic graduated in 1991 at the Faculty of Dentistry in Belgrade, and in 2002 she specialized in the field of Oral Medicine and parodontology. She has been working for 20 years at the Health Centre in Pancevo, Cabinet for parodontology and Oral Medicine and at private practice “Petrovič”, as an expert consultant.

Since 2008 she became part of iTOP (individual training in oral prophylaxis) team in Serbia. She is an active participant in numerous workshops during iTOP seminars in Serbia as an instructor. In 2011 she was promoted to instructor for Advanced seminars, and in 2013 she became an instructor of Teachers seminars.

In March 2013, following the decision of Dr Jiri Sedelmayora, she gets license for International lecturer and instructor of iTOP seminars. She has participated in numerous international seminars iTOP in the Czech Republic, Greece, Montenegro, Macedonia, Ukraine and Russia.

 

iTOP course

The lecture will explain how to assess that adequate tooth brush and interdental brush for orthodontic patients. what kind of technique should we choose, supported and why, how to motivate the patients for tim work and joint effort to maintain effective oral hygiene.

The working part of the course under the guidance of certified instructors in small groups to exercise practical application of learned knowledge through workshops in which an individual work, work with an instructor and work with each other in each group.

Special emphasis of the course will be on techniques, ways and selecting the right products to maintain oral hygiene in patients with fixed orthodontic appliances.

Instructors:

Dr Natasa Martic

Prof. Snezana Pesevska

Assistant professor Sonja Mindova

Program of  iTOP course

  • 10:00 – 10:10 – Introduction
  • 10:10 – 10:55 – Biofilm, iTOP concept and prevention program – successes and failures
  • 10:55 – 11:05 – Introduction to iTOP-why?
  • 11:05 – 11:50 – Criteria for mechanical plaque control and interdental spaces
  • 11:50 – 13:00 – iTOP workshop (touch to teach-T2T) interdental brushes and dental floss
  • 13:00 – 13:30 – Coffee break
  • 13:30 – 14:00 – iTOP- and thus?
  • 14:00 – 14:30- Toothbrush, BASS and Solo and technology (CS Single)
  • 14:30 – 15:00- Chemical plaque control
  • 15:00 – 16:00 – iTOP workshop; Toothbrush, BASS and Solo and technology (CS Single)
  • 16:00 – 16:30 – Disccussion and sertificates