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From puberty through the golden years, women are faced with unique challenges in maintaining oral health. These challenges are often manifested in the periodontal status of our female patients and can complicate a variety of systemic conditions. Explore the most common periodontal issues faced by women including hormonally related gingival changes associated with puberty, menstruation, use of birth control pills, pregnancy and menopause. Learn the latest information regarding osteoporosis, bisphosphonate treatment and many others.
1) Discuss the periodontal challenges of women throughout a lifetime.
2) Recognize changes in the periodontium associated with puberty, pregnancy and menopause.
3) Develop treatment strategies that address the needs of women at any stage of life.
Course Number: F26
- Dental Assistants
- Dental Hygienists
- Dental Therapist
- Student Dentists
About the speaker
Jacqueline M. Plemons, D.D.S., MS
Dr. Plemons received her dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry. She has a full-time private practice in Dallas, Texas and works part-time at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry as a Clinical Professor in the Department of Periodontics. She is President-Elect of the Texas Dental Association.
|Fundamental CE Credits||0|
|Elective CE Credits||0|
|Core CE Credits||2.0|
|Core Topic||Diagnose & Treatment Planning|
|Dentist Regular Fee||$35.00|
|Staff Regular Fee||$35.00|