THE APPLIANCE COURSE FOR DENTAL SLEEP MEDICINE & TMD- ATLANTA, GA APR2018

Course Objective

Dentist: $1,495 Team Member: $795

With over 100 sleep apnea and TMD appliance brands on the dental market, it may seem overwhelming knowing which one to choose for which patient. The Dental Sleep Medicine & TMD appliance course is a 2-day journey towards increasing your mastery of dental sleep medicine and TMD appliances.

Participant will Learn

Course Highlights:
*The pros and cons of each major appliance, and which one is right for each patient.
*Develop communication protocols with patients and dental labs for more successful outcomes.
*Comprehensive exams and hands-on bite registration techniques.
*Triaging between sleep apnea and TMD treatment.
*Learn the latest medical billing policies, codes, and best practices for successful reimbursement.

Course Detail

Agenda Topics:
– The Science Behind Oral Appliance Therapy
– Dental Sleep Medicine & TMD Appliance Mechanics
– Appliance selection for various clinical and physiological conditions
– Pros and Cons of the major obstructive sleep apnea appliances on the market
– Understand how the dental lab operates to set up efficient communication protocols
– Comprehensive Head and Neck Exam. Triaging between sleep apnea and TMD treatment
– How is bruxism related to craniofacial pain, treating the craniofacial pain and bruxism patient
– Hands-on bites, impressions and models
– Chairside adjustment of appliances
– Short-term follow up, calibration and efficacy testing
– Writing Progress Reports
– Educating the patient on the appliance and reviewing the wear and care with the patient
– Managing Side effects
– What happens when the patient rejects the appliance
– Weaning the patient off a TMD appliance
– Long-term recall
– Medical Insurance Codes for Exams, Radiographs, Appliance Delivery, Repairs and Lab Fees

Speaker

Mayoor Patel, DDS, MS, RPSGT, D.ABDSM, DABCP, DABCDSM, DABOP

Having a limited practice to Craniofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine, Dr. Patel utilizes his experience and expertise to help dentists across the country excel in these areas within their dental practices. As a Clinical Education Director with Nierman Practice Management, Dr. Patel works with dentists and speakers to provide up-to-date information for dentists to continue to expand their practices.

Learn more about Dr. Patel at:
https://niermanpm.com/dental-continuing-education/speakers

Course Location

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  • Provided BySCOPE Institute
  • CategoryOthers
  • CE16 CE Credits
  • Tuition$1495
  • Location 200 Ashford Ctr N Suite 195, Atlanta, GA 30338

Course Date

  • 04/20/2018
    08:00AM ~ 05:00PM EST
  • 04/21/2018
    08:00AM ~ 05:00PM EST

Contact Info

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