SPEAKER: Bonnie Miller, RDH, BS is the staff Registered Dental Hygienist at the Ryan Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Dental charting should be the initial component of every dental procedure, serving to establish current conditions in the mouth and used for comparison with other visits. Essentially, it is a thorough extra-oral and intra-oral examination necessary for diagnosis and determination of oral/dental treatment options. This presentation introduces the participant to dental terminology, instrumentation, and the step-by-step methods used in performing a thorough oral/dental exam.
INTENDED AUDIENCE: Veterinarians and Technicians
METHOD OF DELIVERY: Online Live Webinar
CE CREDITS*: 1
COURSE AGENDA AND SCHEDULE:
|8:00 PM (EST)
|| Introductions, web conference format and rules
|| Dental terminology
Anatomy of the tooth
|8:20 - 8:30
Periodontal probes: types, technique for use
Dental explorers: types, technique for use
|8:30 - 9:00
|| Developing the step-by-step charting routine
Performing the extra-oral exam
Performing the intra-oral exam of soft tissues
Evaluating the periodontium (supporting structures of the teeth): (Performing the periodontal disease assessment)
Evaluating the dental structures
| 9:00 - 9:15
REFUND POLICY: If you find that you are unable to attend a course, your registration is transferable to a coworker upon written notice, or, a credit may be issued for use at a future date, to be used within 2 years. Due to the high costs associated with scheduling seminars, no refunds will be granted within 21 days prior to this event. Written requests received before 3 weeks prior to the course will be refunded less a $25 processing fee. No refunds or credits issued for “no shows”.
CANCELLATION POLICY: VetDent CE Associates reserves the right to revise program presentations, or to cancel programs if registration criteria are not met. A course may be cancelled if conditions occur beyond their control, resulting in a limited liability of a full refund of registration fees only. If such a situation occurs, VetDent CE Associates is not responsible for reimbursement of registrant’s travel or lodging expenses.
This course has been submitted (but not yet approved for) 1 hour of CE credits in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call J. Miller (215-283-5076) for further information.