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Katy Periodontics Hygiene Study Club

Katy Periodontics Dental Hygiene Study Club was founded by Dr. Hale and Dr. Nguyen for the purpose of sharing dental hygiene knowledge. We bring together professionals of all types of dentistry to expand our knowledge of the latest technologies and procedures available for periodontal care, including dental implants and restorations and bone and tissue grafting.

Our Next Meeting

Let's Get This Early! The When, The How, and The Why of Early Orthodontic Treatment

Presented By: Srishti Mehta DDS, MS
CE Credits: 2.0 Lecture Hours
Date: Thursday, April 28, 2022
Time: 5:00PM
Cost: Free for members; $50 for non-members
Deadline Registration: April 21, 2022
Where: The ARK by Norris
21402 Merchants Way
Katy, TX 77449
Sponsors: GSK
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2022 Membership Registration

To register as a member of the Katy Periodontics Hygiene Study Club, please register online or by mail. Please see the links below. New members are always welcome!


Past Courses

January 20, 2022
The Role of CAMBRA & ICDAS in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Caries by Juliana Barros DDS, MS

October 7, 2021
Periodontal Disease and the Crucial Role of Dental Hygienists by Michael Nguyen DDS, MSD

July 29, 2021
Best Practices for Infection Control in Dental Settings in the Era of COVID-19 by Harold Henson RDH, PhD

April 14, 2021
Sleep Disordered Breathing and Dentistry by Laura Lukin, DDS

January 21, 2021
ABCs of Pharmacology for Dental Hygienists by Dharini van der Hoeven MSc, PhD

October 22, 2020
Red Lesions of the Oral Cavity by Ashley Clark DDS, FACD

July 30, 2020
Periodontal Quick Hitters: A Clinical Q&A by Tim Hale DDS and Michael Nguyen DDS, MSD

April 23, 2020
How Sugar Kills More Than Just Your Smile by Tulsi Patel RDH, MHA

January 23, 2020
From e-Cigarettes to Hookahs: Current Trends in Tobacco & Smoking by Carol Jahn RDH, MS

October 17, 2019
White Lesions of the Oral Cavity by Ashley Clark DDS

July 18, 2019
Update on Periodontal and Peri-Implant Classifications by Tim Hale DDS and Michael Nguyen DDS, MSD

April 4, 2019
Every Conversation Counts: Optimal Patient Health - 365 Days per Year by Cathy Stewart RDH, BS

January 17, 2019
Current Concepts in Coronal Polishing by Harold Henson RDH, PhD

October 11, 2018
Dental Implants: What You Need To Know by Michael K. Nguyen DDS, MSD

July 19, 2018
Root Coverage in Gingival Recession Defects by Timothy Hale DDS

April 20, 2018
Probophobia: Why Patients Fear the Periodontal Probe by Timothy Hale DDS and Michael K. Nguyen DDS, MSD