AIRWAY AND BREATHING DISORDERS

FROM RECOGNITION TO MANAGEMENT AND BEYOND

EDUCATION ON YOUR OWN TERMS

Tucker Educational Excellence is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive Airway and Breathing Disorders education in the safest and most effective methodology. TEE CARES has been developed for these very difficult times in order to allow you to choose the subjects and delivery that are most important to you.

Clear: TEE delivers education in a way that uncomplicates the issues related to Airway and Breathing Disorders.

Affordable: TEE delivers great value to you and your team members with an experienced faculty that has treated thousands of patients.

Real: TEE delivers education that can be implemented immediately into your practice and utilized to guarantee your success.

Education: TEE delivers a comprehensive training in Airway and Breathing Disorders online program or a
customized “in your office” program.

Success: TEE is dedicated to your success and provide excellent follow-up to our educational programs.

Here's how to get started with a TEE CARES educational program:

STEP ONE: Choose the TEE CARES learning methodology that fits your comfort level and select the checkmark.

Online LIVE and RECORDED Webinars: When you register for this program you’ll have access to our monthly LIVE webinars in addition to our library of recorded programs for one year. LIVE webinars will be presented on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7 pm (EST). Subjects will be announced several weeks ahead of the webinar. One hour of CE for each course.

Airway and Breathing Disorders Essentials LIVE ONLINE: There are a number of hurdles that you and your dental team will need to overcome in order to successfully implement treating patients with Sleep Related Breathing Disorders (SRBD) in your practice. Dr. John Tuckers presents this program in real time. This program will provide you with the knowledge you need to get started. The course is divided into four (4) segments. Each segment will last 3-4 hours. You can schedule your training for dates and times that work for you based on our published schedule. You can register for all segments or just a few. It’s up to you! Up to 16 CE Credits. CLASSES ARE LIMITED TO 8 OFFICES.
Airway and Breathing Disorders Amplified LIVE ONLINE: Now that you have completed the basic implementation of dental sleep medicine into your practice, it’s time to consider your next steps for growing this patient service. Dr. John Tucker presents this program in real time. The course is divided into four (4) segments. Each segment will last 3-4 hours. You can schedule your training for dates and times that work for you based on our published schedule. You can register for all segments or just a few. It’s up to you! Up to 16 CE Credits. CLASSES ARE LIMITED TO 8 OFFICES.

“Clinical Management of Your Dental Sleep Medicine Patients” LIVE ONLINE: This unique program is designed specifically for your dental team. It will provide them with the specific responsibilities they must master in order for your Airway and Breathing Disorder practice to be successful. Tammy Caldwell, Dr. Tucker’s Dental Assistant, will present the program in real time. The course is divided into two (2) segments. Each segment will last 2 hours. You can schedule your training for dates and times that work for you based on our published schedule. You can register for all segments or just a few. It’s up to you! 4 CE Credits. CLASSES ARE LIMITED TO 8 OFFICES.

Dr. Tucker In Your House LIVE IN-OFFICE: Dr. John Tucker and Tammy Caldwell will come to your office and conduct two days of intensive training for you and your dental team. Your training begins with a personal call from Dr. Tucker in order to customize your in-office learning experience and realize your goals.

Our Faculty

John H. Tucker, DMD, DICOI, DABDSM

John H. Tucker has maintained a private practice in Erie, Pennsylvania since 1982. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Tucker has a special interest in the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. As a Diplomate of The American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, he is exceptionally qualified to manage this serious problem with Oral Appliance Therapy. Dr. Tucker was named one of the Best Sleep Doctors in 2012 & 2013 by the Sleep Review Journals for Sleep Specialists. He has been actively treating patients in the Tri-State Erie area for the past ten years. Dr. Tucker works directly with sleep physicians and sleep centers to ensure that his patients receive the most positive treatment outcome possible. He founded Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC in 2007. Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC became the eighth AADSM Accredited facility in June of 2012. Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC was also named one of the Best Sleep Facilities in 2012 by the Sleep Review Journals for Sleep Specialists.

Dr. Tucker is passionate about educating the dental profession in treatment of the PAP intolerant Obstructive Sleep Apnea patient. He has presented approximately 1700 hours of continuing education on treating the PAP intolerant patient with Oral Appliance Therapy nationally and internationally over the past six years. Dr. Tucker has also published numerous articles regarding Oral Appliance Therapy for OSA patients that are unable to tolerate PAP therapy.

Tammy Caldwell, Dental Assistant

"Clinical Management of Your Dental Sleep Medicine Patients"

This incredible segment featuring 8 hours of training is specifically dedicated to helping the team understand their role in supporting your efforts to treat these patients. This segment will be presented by Tammy Caldwell, Dr. Tucker’s chairside assistant for the last five years. In her 27-year career, Tammy has worked as an Office Coordinator, but found her passion was in chairside assisting. She is uniquely qualified to provide your team with the best practices for treating your CPAP intolerant patients.