AGD Code: 490
This presentation will help the participant understand the 2017 American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Classifications of Periodontal
Diseases as it relates to diagnosis, treatment planning and patient management.
• List, describe and differentiate common periodontal diseases according to the 2017 classification system established by the American
Academy of Periodontology
• Discuss the diagnoses criteria for periodontitis—including Severity, Stages and Grade levels
• Identify ideal treatment goals for periodontitis
• Recognize when to refer patients to a periodontist