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Recorded webinar: Key insights into periodontal claims

Post date: 30/08/2019 | Time to read article: 1 mins

The information within this article was correct at the time of publishing. Last updated 17/12/2019

This one hour webinar will explore the areas surrounding periodontal care, the risks of a claim being made against you and how to protect your career.

Date: Tuesday 17 September 2019
Time: 13:00 - 14:00


This webinar is free for members, and the two consultants will share their knowledge on how to reduce the most common issues likely to spiral to a claim or a complaint. They’ll explore how prevalent they are right now and how to reduce them. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask questions and discover what this means for you.

Suitable for: UK Dental

Cost: Free for members

Earn 1 hour of CPD

This webinar meets the criteria for the GDC development outcomes A and D.

Presented by:

Dr Yvonne Shaw,
Head of Underwriting Policy

After qualifying in Leeds, in 1990 Yvonne worked in general dental practice for 18 years. During this time, she obtained an LLM in Legal Aspects of Medical Practice and also completed the DPDS. In 2008 she joined our dentolegal team, working as part of our dedicated claims team. By 2017 she was Head of Dental Underwriting Policy, where she reviews claim trends and risk factors.

Dr Andrew Walker,
Dentolegal Consultant and Periodontal Specialist

Andrew Walker has worked in many different clinical settings including NHS and private general practice, hospital and specialist practice. He joined Dental Protection in September 2015, in a part time role while still working in specialist practice. Two years later he became a full-time consultant at Dental Protection. In between all of this, Andrew is still enjoying teaching at the University of Liverpool School of Clinical Dentistry.

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