Oral Health Group
Continuing Education

Wake Up to Sleep Disorders: An Introduction To Diagnosis and Management of Sleep Disordered Breathing for the General Practice

June 22 - June 23, 2018
Toronto, ON

In this two-day, hands-on program, you will be guided through the pathophysiology of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), the examination of the patient, treatment modalities (Oral Appliance Therapy and appliance choices), and the potential side effects of treatment. A comprehensive and predictable protocol will be presented.
Each participant will receive three oral appliances fitted for themselves, insert and adjust the appliances on each other, as well as participate in the examination process, bite registration and post-insertion follow-up.

Key Learning Objectives:

– Understand Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and its medical effects
– Anatomy and physiology of OSA
– Identification of patients at risk
– Develop a predictable examination protocol system
– Understand the collaboration between medicine and dentistry
– Oral appliance choices and insertion follow-up protocols
– Bite registration
– How the entire team can be involved?

Audience: Dentists, Dental Hygienists and Dental Assistants
Pre-requisites: Knowledge of Basic Oral Radiology and Oral Anatomy

Time: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Hands-On: Yes
CE Credits: 12
Subject Code: 160

Cost: $2190* + applicable tax (DDS), $500 + applicable tax (Team)

Cancellation Policy (subject to change)

Registrants may cancel before 10 am EST, 7 calendar days prior to the course to receive a full refund. Cancellations made after this time will be assessed their full registration fees. While no refunds will be given after the cancellation deadline, fees can be applied toward any future course offering. Please contact info@dcinstitute.ca


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