WEBINAR: Cone Beam CT: Image Quality, Patient Dose and Systematic Interpretation

Webinar (Zoom)

The lecture will address Imaging principles of CBCT, factors influencing image quality and ways to improve image quality, factors controlling patient dose. Additionally a systematic approach to interpretation of CBCT volumes will be discussed with attention to anatomical landmarks and incidental pathological findings.

Educational Objectives:

  • Understand technical parameters that influence image quality of CBCT images
  • Discuss technical parameters that influence radiation dose to the patient
  • Learn steps involved in systematic review and interpretation of a CBCT scan and be aware of incidental findings

Intended Audience:

This course is designed for general dentists, dental specialists, and the entire dental team.

Instructors:

Rumpa Ganguly BDS, DMD, MS

Dr. Ganguly is an Oral and Maxillofacial Radiologist. She is certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology and has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology since 2009. She is a full time faculty in the department of Orofacial Sciences of UCSF where she is leading efforts in establishing UCSF’s state-of-the art Cone Beam CT imaging and interpretation services for internal as well as external patients and dentists from the community.

CDE Coursework Units:

3 Category I Units

Tuition:

To attend the seminar is free.

Join from a PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android device:
https://ucsf.zoom.us/j/98815852898?pwd=K29qUkJPL0RiR2tzN0tlcWtabFNGUT09

Meeting ID: 988 1585 2898
Password: 119902

If you'd like to receive continuing dental education credit, there is a $10 fee. Click here to register

Cancellation/Refunds:
No refunds will be issued for late cancellations or no-shows. We reserve the right to cancel any course due to circumstances beyond our control; under those circumstances we will refund all course fee payments. Please be aware that UCSF School of Dentistry CDE is not responsible for reimbursement of nonrefundable airline tickets or any other travel expenses in the event that a course is cancelled.