Friday March 13th, 2020 - 9:00am - 3:45pm :
(130)Tobacco, Alcohol, Marijauna and Other Substances Misuse and the Potential Impact on Oral Systemic Health by Jill Lowen, RDA, BS, MS (VCS, LLC)
(200)Dental Pain? Or Not! Differentiating Facial Pain (2 hours pain management) by Susan Paurazas, DDS, MS MHSA (VCS, LLC)
(730)Sex, Drugs and Oral Cancer, by Tiffany Fay RDH (Forward Science and VCS, LLC)
VistaTech Center, Schoolcraft College
18600 Haggerty Road, Livonia, MI 48152 (on Haggerty just South of 7 Mile) 734 462-4610 directions only
Sorry NO REFUNDS but you may substitute another class or home study by contacting the office one week prior to the workshop by email firstname.lastname@example.org or 586-337-3822
NEW! AGD PACE Approved 7-1-2018 to 6-30-2022 PROVIDER ID 387816
Michigan Sponsor State Board of Dentistry #299190039
Deadline is Feb 15th, 2020 or $10 late fee
Friday March 13th, 2020 - 9am-3:45pm
Tobacco, Alcohol, Marijauna and Other Substance Misuse and the Potential Impact on Oral Systemic Health and Decisions in Dental Trauma by Jill Loewen, RDA, BS, MS (VCS, LLC)
What is the role of the dental professional in assessing the misuse of tobacco, marijuana, alcohol and other drugs? Examine the impact of these substances on systemic health. Treatment, prevention for youth, motivational strategies and FDA approved medication will be covered.
Dental Pain? Or Not? Differentiating Facial Pain (2 hours pain management) by Susan Paurazas DDS, MS MHSA (VCS, LLC)
What are the conditions that mimic dental pain? We will examine the proper diagnosis in treating dental pain. And, take a look at non odontogenic sources of pain as well as the management of conditions such as trigeminal neuralgia, atypical facial pain and sinusitis.
Sex, Drugs and Oral Cancer by Tiffany Fay RDH (Forward Science and VCS, LLC)
Oral Cancer has risen each of the past seven years and is now affecting younger patients with no traditional risk factors. Due to a 225% increase in HPV related oropharyngeal cancers you need to know how to perform a comprehensive extra-oral and intraoral exam and have excellent communication skills. Learn about adjunctive technologies for early discovery of oral cancer.