The Physiologic Approach to Treating OSA – Level II

Course Type: Elective Courses

You have been presented the information about OSA and its relationship to TMD in Level 1. This course allows you to find out how many undiagnosed OSA patients are left that way by even a very experienced Sleep Dentist, because they don’t know what to look for. This course presents information on how to treat UARS and how not to miss its diagnosis. After completing this course, you should become more knowledgeable about understanding and interpreting PSG’s and home screening studies.  You will also   be presented information regarding how to better communicate with Sleep MD’s and other professionals.  You will discover the physiology of respiration and why that’s important to understand. This course will take you beyond the basic sleep dentist capability and transform you into an OSA expert. 

View our Course Information:

Tuition: $3695 – Doctor Prerequisites: The Physiologic Approach to Treating OSA: Level I
Team Tuition: $795 CE Credits: 22.5
AGD Codes: 160 – Sleep Apnea & Appliance Therapy (Electives) Length of Course: 3 days
Campus: LVI Main Campus  

The Objectives of this course are for the participant to be able to:

  • Discuss of TMD/OSA and clinical screening with NM S+S
  • Discuss the physiology of respiration
  • Discuss CBCT analysis in screening and treating OSA/TMD
  • Take a NM OSA bite
  • Utilize Portable Monitoring / Polysomnography
  • Interpret sleep study reports
  • Communicate effectively with sleep professionals

Materials Needed: Bring models/PVS impressions & own baseline screening tests if possible plus Patient PSG/PM.

Course Dates:

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 to Friday, September 14, 2018
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 to Friday, March 22, 2019
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 to Friday, September 20, 2019

Take a look at our team:

 

Faculty Visiting Instructors
Dr. William Dickerson Dr. Anne Maree Cole
  Dr. John Pawlowicz
   

See what others that have taken the course have to say:

“Great class! Glad I stayed for OSA II as it really reinforced what we learned in OSA I. I am now ready to go see my patients Monday morning and don’t think I would be able to do it without OSA II.”

– Dr. Michael Pesin

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Academy of General Dentistry Approved
PACE Program Provider
FAGD/MAGD Credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement
6/1/15 to 5/31/19
Provider ID 208412

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