AGD2017 Las Vegas
P06: Pediatric Dentistry for the GP

Subject: 430 - Pediatric Dentistry

Credits: 12 (Participation)

Thursday, July 13: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Lunch: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.)

Friday, July 14: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Lunch: Noon to 2 p.m.)

Audience: D, R

Fee: $795 {$845}

Location: Promenade Level, Milano III

Speaker Bio: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; multidisciplinary and general private practice; associate clinical instructor, University of Manitoba College of Dentistry

Description: This course will give you practical advice on how to best treat your little patients. Restorative treatment options and their clinical indications will be presented. Indications and applications of a variety of dental materials and procedures in anterior and posterior teeth will be demonstrated, including resin infiltration, pulpotomy procedures and full-coverage esthetic options. Behavior management, local anesthetic choice, special needs, anomalies and pathologies and more will be addressed.

Learning objectives:

  • Be able to use a variety of restorative materials.
  • Understand efficient restorative techniques.
  • Be able to treat anterior and posterior decay esthetically in the primary dentition.
  • Be able to care for all children and their parents empathetically, effectively and efficiently.
  • Be able to manage behavioral challenges, special needs patients and their parents.
  • Be able to recognize anomalies and pathologies.