Understanding & applying the classification of periodontal disease

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Dr Peter Norton

Dr Norton graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2004 where he was admitted to the Dean’s List and received academic prizes in Prosthodontics and Dental Clinical Practice.

Peter currently divides his time between rural and metropolitan practices,  He is a regular host, interviewer and moderator for digital CPD events and is a clinical media advisor to the Australian Dental Association.  When not practicing dentistry – Peter enjoys social tennis and volleyball.

Dr Rajiv Verma

Rajiv is in specialist periodontal practice in Sydney and Coffs Harbour. He is the current Federal President of the Australian Society of Periodontology and has previously served as President of the ASP NSW branch. Rajiv obtained his specialist qualification in Periodontology in 2008 from the University of Otago and has over twenty years of clinical experience in dentistry. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons both in the General and Periodontology divisions.

His interests are in plastic and regenerative periodontal procedures around teeth and dental implants as well as in the treatment of peri-implantitis. He has presented many lectures and continuing education courses in periodontology and dental implants locally and internationally and has ben involved in teaching at both the University of Otago and Sydney University in the past.