AIRWAY AND BREATHING DISORDERS

FROM RECOGNITION TO MANAGEMENT AND BEYOND

The Complete Program

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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. This two-day program will provide you with the knowledge you need to get started. Team members attending this course will have the opportunity to participate in several breakout sessions regarding Clinical Management of Patients.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  • Basics of Sleep, Sleep Medicine and Sleep Disorders
  • The Role of the Dentist in Sleep Medicine
  • Screening for Sleep Disorders
  • Testing: PSG and HST; The Developing Role of Pulse Oximetry
  • Management of Airway and Breathing Disorders (SRBD)
  • Oral Appliances for Airway and Breathing Disorders (SRBD)
  • The Jaw/Bite Registration for Construction of an Oral Appliance (Demonstration and Hands-On Exercise)
  • Sleep Bruxism: The Entry Point for the Dentist
  • The Role of 3D Imaging in Airway and Breathing Disorders
  • Medical Billing
  • Marketing and Practice Management

JUST FOR YOUR TEAM… SPECIAL BREAKOUT SESSION

“Clinical Management of your Dental Sleep Medicine Patients”

  • Treatment Sequencing and Related Appointments
  • Consultation, Impression and Bite Registration
  • Record Collection – SOAP Notes
  • How to Answer Questions Without the Doctor’s Presence
  • Delivery of the Oral Appliance
  • Fitting and Adjusting the Appliance to Correct Comfort and Bite
  • Follow-Up Appointments
  • Address the Patient’s Needs Regarding Issues or Complaints

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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.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

  • Basic Review of Sleep “Breathing Disorders and Neurobiology”
  • Pediatric and Adolescent Sleep
  • Health and Medical Conditions Related to Sleep
  • Sleep Bruxism Updated
  • Myofunctional Therapy
  • Sleep Related TMD/TMJ/OFP (includes headache)
  • Management of the Edentulous Patient
  • Imaging for Breathing Disorders
  • Review of Oral Appliances (all aspects)
  • Attendee Case Review(s)
  • Follow-up Testing
  • Other Sleep Disorders of Interest and Concern

Meet Our Amazing Faculty!

John H. Tucker, DMD, DICOI, DABDSM

Dennis R. Bailey, DDS, FAAOP, D-ABDSM

Tammy Caldwell, Dental Assistant

TUITION

Register for Both Courses
and SAVE 20%

  • Dentist: $3,192 (save $798)
  • Additional Team Members: $316 (save $79)

AIRWAY AND BREATHING DISORDERS ESSENTIALS

Dentist: $1,995   Team Member: $395

AIRWAY AND BREATHING DISORDERS AMPLIFIED

Dentist: $1,995   Team Member: $395

REGISTER FOR BOTH COURSES WITHIN 30 DAYS OF THE “ESSENTIALS” PROGRAM START AND RECEIVE A COPY OF…

“Dental Management of Sleep Disorders”
by Ronald Attanasio and Dennis R. Bailey