Sleep Explained: The Science of Dental Sleep Medicine
Presented by Dr. Chase Bennett
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to implement a screening process for sleep breathing disorders, understand what is happening to your patients and know how to treat them using the standards of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain. You will be able to offer your patients a whole new level of healthcare and reinvigorate your practice and your love of dentistry.
- Learn the science and fundamentals of dental sleep medicine based on the current standards of the field.
- Explore how sleep apnea affects your patients general and dental health.
- Gain an understanding of basic airway anatomy.
- Learn how to properly screen your current patient base.
- Gain practical knowledge of dental appliance selection.
- Learn the connections between sleep apnea, sleep bruxism and TMD.
- Investigate the clinical and financial pitfalls of dental sleep medicine.
- Get the clinical pearls to implement on Monday morning.
Dr. Chase Bennett graduated from the University of Oklahoma School of Dentistry with special distinction. he completed an externship at the renowned Craniofacial Pain Center at Tufts University School of Dentistry. He is the youngest dentist to have achieved Diplomate status in the fields of craniofacial pain and sleep disordered breathing. Currently, Dr. Bennett lectures nationally and is involved in various research projects on the topics of craniofacial pain and sleep disorders. He is also the Director of the Apnea & Breathing Clinic in San Diego, CA. Dr. Bennett maintains a private practice in Arvada, CO.
Continental breakfast and lunch provided
Date: Friday, September 22, 2017
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Rate: $175 MDDS Member
$175 MDDS Member Staff
$220 Non-MDDS Member
$220 Non-MDDS Member Staff
CE Credits: 8
Cancellation Deadline: September 15, 2017
Registration Deadline: September 19, 2017
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Available Monday – Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm at (303) 488-9700
Cancellations will be accepted and are entitled to a refund provided they are received at MDDS by the cancellation deadline. Refunds will not be given for cancellations after the cancellation deadline.
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