Dent JacobTreating Patients with Special Needs -- A Simple and Practical Approach

Thursday, May 7

Time:  1:30 - 4:30 pm
                                                     
Course Code:  
 
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.
 
Learning objectives:
  1. Define various types of special needs and behavior modification options.
  2. Establish office-level plans for patients with special needs that can be incorporated into your practice immediately.
  3. 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