Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
We use x-ray imaging every day in our office to help our clinical treatment decisions. What are potential risks of missing pathology? This lecture includes the principles, risks and liabilities of CBCT. Dr. Miles will present endodontic, implant, sinus, TMJ and sleep disorder cases to show you how you would use Cone Beam CT in your general dental practice. He will also demonstrate tools that you own in your software but have never been shown how to use.
***Participants are advised to bring their own PC Laptop***
Who Should Attend:
Dentists; Allied Dental Professionals
You Will Learn:
· The principles of CBCT imaging
· The potential liabilities of using CBCT
· What important findings are in your scans and must not be missed
· To apply the MIP and color tools for your cases
· How cone beam technology helps you diagnose difficult cases more easily
· To identify disease features in your scans
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is one of the nation's premier dental schools and has served the Bay Area community for more than 100 years. The dental school is committed to excellence and innovation in education, research, community service and patient care. The Division of Continuing Dental Education is dedicated to educating dental professionals by providing the highest quality CE programs available in dentistry today.
CEU: Units - 6
This activity is designated for 4 units of continuing education credit.
$295 Dentists; $195 Allied Dental Professionals
*Course includes lunch and coffee/tea service in the morning.
Dr. Dale Miles is Adjunct Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology with the University of Texas in San Antonio. He was Chair of the Department of Oral Health Sciences at the University of Kentucky, the graduate program director of Diagnostic Sciences at Indiana University, and has held positions at the University of Connecticut and Dalhousie University, and the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and the American Board of Oral Medicine. Dr. Miles has been selected as one of the “TOP CLINICANS IN CE” for the past 12 years by Dentistry Today. He has authored over 135 scientific articles, 6 radiology textbooks and the best-selling atlas on cone beam imaging, "Atlas of Cone Beam Imaging for Dental Applications". Dr. Miles has a full-time practice in oral and maxillofacial radiology in Fountain Hills, AZ called Cone Beam Radiographic Services. To date he has read over 23,000 cone beam scans.
Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry
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San Francisco, CA 94103
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