Scaling and Root Planing Skill Competency- X4341
This competency can be challenged after completing 8 quads of SRP.
The competency consists of the independent detection of calculus and the performing scaling and root planing on 1 quad of a patient. The patient must have explorer detectable subgingival calculus on at least 10 tooth surfaces. At least 6 of the surfaces must be on posterior teeth. You must chart your findings on the document provided (see below).
You can challenge this procedure with any perio faculty. You must inform them that you are challenging this competency prior to the appointment beginning. The X-code can be planned chair-side.
Grading will be completed in axiUm. For grading criteria, click on the link below: