The Complete GDP Module 1
United Kingdom

The Complete GDP Module 1


CPD - 14 Hours

Next Course - 10 May 2024 - 11 May 2024

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Course Overview

What Is The Format Of The Course?

Course Outline

A comprehensive examination is the basis of every treatment plan. It is also the key to avoiding failure and managing patient expectations. Follow along and discover the best techniques to gather all the information to diagnose effectively.

Attending this course teaches dentists to understand every single patient's complex and unique needs, ensuring nothing is missed and what the best method of treatment is likely to be.

Post-course online mentoring is available to support you when integrating new skills into your daily practice.  

Interactive Webinar with Q&A

This interactive webinar allows delegates to access the information needed to carry out a comprehensive examination, understand the patient journey, keep the records required for predictable treatment planning, and understand splint therapy basics. 

During the hands-on course, you will learn:
  • How to take an effective history and the six keys to a comprehensive examination
  • Photography as a record to aid patient engagement and treatment planning
  • How to find and record a stable condylar position (Centric Relation - 'CR')
  • How and when to mount models – analogue and digital
  • Patient communication – summary of findings
  • How to discover if the patient is a “biological” or “comprehensive” patient
  • Smile design basics and how to use digital technology to help the patient understand the possibilities quickly
  • The power of the Additive Mockup Smile (ADDm©)
  • Which splint to use in every situation
  • How to fabricate, fit and adjust a midpoint splint and a full coverage splint

Course Benefits

Upcoming Course Dates

Full Course Dates

This is a modular course that spans over multiple dates which can be booked individually or as a whole.

10 May 2024 - 11 May 2024
BOOK NOW - £1,914

Individual Module Dates

Meet the Lecturers

Ian Buckle

Ian Buckle

Dr Ian Buckle graduated from Liverpool University in 1985 and stayed close by in Thornton Hough on Wirral, where he continues to practice at Buckle Advanced Dental Care.

Ian has committed to spending a third of his professional hours supporting and educating fellow professionals. 

In pursuit of this, he designs and teaches practical courses for dentistry’s core curriculum and is a regular study club and seminar host. He is also a sought-after international speaker on aesthetic and functional dentistry. 

Ian is an active member of the Association of Dental Implantology, the British Dental Association, and both the British and American Academies of Dental Implantology