In this blog for anyone wondering how often they should have a dental check-up, and primary care dentists, Patrick Fee, leading author of an updated Cochrane Review on dental check-up frequency, discusses the latest evidence and what it means in practice.
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Patrick is a Clinical Research Fellow and Specialty Registrar in Restorative Dentistry based at Dundee Dental School. He graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2012 and gained membership of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in 2014. He took up his current role at the University of Dundee in 2016 as a researcher on the National Institute for Health Research funded INTERVAL Dental Recalls Trial, investigating the effect of dental check-up frequency on oral health outcomes. His research interests include clinical trials, dental caries, periodontal disease and systematic reviews and he has presented internationally in Europe and North America in these fields. He is an author with the Cochrane Oral Health Group and an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.