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Chicago AGD: The Science & Technology Behind Treating Sleep Apnea by Dr. John Horowitz

March 26, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

20$ - 255$

The Science & Technology Behind Treating Sleep Apnea – A Roadmap to Lower Stress and Healthier Patients!

Summary:

Date: Friday, March 26, 2021
Time: 9am – 1pm
Location: ZOOM Virtual Meeting/Webinar
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
CE Credits: 7 CE Lecture Credits
Tuition:
AGD Dentist: $150
Non-AGD Dentist: $225
Hygienist or staff (AGD Dentist): $65
Hygienist or staff (Non-AGD Dentist): $85
Student/Resident: $20
(Including Breakfast Buffet and Sit-Down Lunch)

$30 fee for late registration (within 7 days of the course) or on-site registration.

Course Description:

Sleep Apnea is a condition that affects more than 80 million Americans, yet less than 10 % of this population is ever diagnosed. As a general dentist, you have the ability to screen THOUSANDS of patients each year, and ultimately improve their lives. Before treating any condition though, one must fully understand the science behind the disease, along with the materials and protocols. This course will explain the medical principles necessary for the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea by the general dentist. The materials, technology and clerical needs will be referenced throughout the course, aiding in the interactive learning experience for the participant. Putting these pieces together will quickly build word of mouth referrals, providing a low-stress, highly profitable area of practice for the dentist. Available in 1 day, 1day lecture/1 day hands on and 2 day participation course.

Course Objectives:

After completing this Seminar, participants will have a strong understanding of;

  • The definitions and terminology related to sleep disordered breathing
  • The sleep cycle, normal/abnormal sleep and its importance to overall health
  • The multi-systemic implications of sleep and oxygen deprivation
  • How to interpret a PMD ( Portable Monitoring Device ) for the Diagnosis of O.S.A.
  • How to implement sleep study data into treatment planning for the O.S.A. patient
  • How to use Acoustic Rhinometry/Pharyngometry as an objective means of assessing the airway and managing treatment success.
  • Record Taking and Bite Capture techniques
  • Appliance selection, adjustment and common pitfalls of appliance therapy.

Speaker Bio:

Dr. Jeff Horowitz is a self proclaimed CE “Junkie” whether he is teaching or taking, education is key to the success of any practice. His special interests include treatment of sleep disorders and cosmetic smile rehabilitation.
Dr. Jeff Horowitz, a native of Old Bridge, New Jersey, completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pittsburgh and earned his DMD degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Upon graduation he completed a general practice residency at the Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ.

In 1992, Dr. Horowitz founded the Carolina Center for Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry, a multi-disciplinary group practice in the Conway/Myrtle Beach, SC area. His main interests include cosmetic smile rehabilitation, complex restorative cases, treatment of sleep disordered breathing, orthodontics and TMJ disorders.

Dr. Horowitz has earned fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry where he is actively involved as a past-president and delegate for South Carolina. He also serves as a mentor at the prestigious Kois Center for Advanced Dental Studies, a key opinion leader/lecturer for the Catapult Education, and an instructor for Sleep Group Solutions. His affiliations include the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society, the American Dental Association, the American Association of Dental Sleep Medicine, the Carolina Sleep Society, American Equilibration Society, and the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain.

Dr. Horowitz has been featured in regional print and television news media and lectures throughout the U.S. on sleep and multi-disciplinary dentistry, engaging audiences in a personalized style.

Registration:

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Details

Date:
March 26, 2021
Time:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
20$ - 255$
Event Category:

Venue

Zoom Virtual meeting/Webinar
United States

Organizer

Dr. Jessica Gibbs

Other

Type of Event
Lecture

Tickets

AGD Dentist - CAGD - Sleep Apnea - 3/26/21$150.00

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Hygienist or Staff (AGD Dentist) CAGD - Sleep Apnea - 3/26/21$225.00

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Hygienist or Staff (AGD Dentist) CAGD - Sleep Apnea - 3/26/21$65.00

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Hygienist or Staff (Non AGD Dentist); CAGD - Sleep Apnea - 3/26/21$85.00

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Student/Resident - CAGD - Sleep Apnea - 3/26/21$20.00

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