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Dentistry for Veterinary Nurses TOL OnDemand

Dentistry for Veterinary Nurses TOL OnDemand

Did you know that the most common disease in cats and dogs is periodontal disease?

In this course, we will be focusing on how to identify dental disease in our patients. We will be reviewing scaling and polishing, procedures all veterinary nurses should master. And when it comes to prevention, there are so many products on the market, which ones should we recommend? 

Dental health is an important issue for all members of the veterinary practice. As nurses, you are at the forefront of communicating with owners about their pet’s health and need a solid understand of dental disease to be able to offer appropriate recommendations. This course will empower you to apply these skills confidently and competently.

Learning Outcomes 

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Have a better understanding of dental disease in cats and dogs, and how to identify it
  • Review scaling and polishing, an important skill for all veterinary nurses
  • Be able to confidently discuss the importance of dental disease prevention with owners.

What is a TimeOnline OnDemand?

Flexible and accessible online CPD

TimeOnline OnDemand are short, online continuing education programs that you can start and finish at a time that suits you. Delivered by leading experts in their field, each OnDemand course gives you access to videos, presentations, notes, supplementary readings, and an opportunity to test your knowledge. Succinct and engaging, these courses are designed to fit around your busy life and within your areas of interest.
Note: Course notes are available online for 90 days after registering.

Who should enrol?

This course is designed for veterinary nurses. Veterinary students are welcome to enrol.

3 AVNAT Accredited CPD Points

Upon completion of this course receive 3 AVNAT Accredited CPD Points so you can maintain or obtain VN registration.

Registrant Type Price
Nurse Member $100
Student Member $100
eMember / Non-Member $200
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Dr Polina Tan
Polina Tan
BVSc (Hons) MVetStud
Dr Polina Tan
Polina Tan
BVSc (Hons) MVetStud
Polina graduated from the University of Sydney in 2000 and has since worked as a small animal practitioner in a number of hospitals in the UK and Australia. She currently works at ...


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