Hildebrandt DavidUnknown Applications of Lasers in the Dental Office

Thursday, May 9

Time:  10:15 - 11:15 am
                                                     
Course Code:  T 170
 
Fee:  No charge
 
NOTE:  This course was added AFTER the publication of our 2019 program.
 
Course Description:  Applications for dental lasers have evolved into all areas of the dental practice.  Most dentists are unaware of the broad areas dental lasers have beneficial relevance, but they include operative dentistry, periodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, TMJ treatment, oral surgery, implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and in the management of breathing disorders.
 
Learning objectives:
  1. Attendees will be given a brief assessment of laser physics.
  2. Different types of dental lasers will be reviewed.
  3. Examples of laser applications will be discussed for each branch of dentistry.
Course most appropriate for:  Dentists, Hygienists, and Clinical Assistants
 
C.E. Hours:  1 clinical hour
 
Academy of General Dentistry Code:  135