Treating Patients with Special Needs -- A Simple and Practical Approach
Thursday, May 7
Time: 1:30 - 4:30 pm
Course Code: T 280
Quick Summary: Special needs patients sometimes require unique tools and techniques to better manage their care both in and outside the dental office.
Fee: Doctors $63 All Others $22
Course Description: Participants will be given practical and simple tools to incorporate into their practices immediately to be better equipped for treating special needs patients. The course will also review easy do-it-yourself home care techniques to give parents and caregivers to facilitate home care.
- Define various types of special needs and behavior modification options.
- Establish office-level plans for patients with special needs that can be incorporated into your practice immediately.
- Provide tools and treatment options that will help the dental team, as well as patients and patients' parents or caregivers, to have a good dental experience and a successful long-term dental care plan.
Course most appropriate for: All Attendees
C.E. Hours: 3 clinical hours
Academy of General Dentistry Code: 436