Response to the COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated many changes in our educational, clinical and administrative routines, both within the School of Dentistry and across the University. The health and safety of our Continuing Dental Education participants, students, faculty and staff are of the utmost importance. 2020 Delta Dental Day has been postponed to Saturday, December 12
Dr. Setia will present evidence-based, differential implant treatment planning that will address the common concerns of both clinicians and patients.
Dr. Pogrel will discuss current thoughts with regards to bisphosphonates, but even more with regards to some of the newer medications such as denosumab.
The UCSF Mini-Residency in Dental Sleep Medicine is designed for dental professionals to develop and gain in-depth knowledge about clinical procedures for treating sleep-related breathing disorders. Participants will become familiar and skilled at utilizing oral appliance therapy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), sleep disordered breathing, and snoring patients to incorporate sleep apnea treatment into a dental practice.
During this course, literature will be presented and discussed that supports the rationale for using preventative measures such as specific methods of atraumatic exodontia and techniques of ridge preservation. When a pneumatized sinus or atrophic ridge is present, the knowledge of and implementation of various sinus and ridge augmentation techniques can help assure a successful outcome.
Conference sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends. Topics include: