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This lecture will cover the various aspects of treating geriatric dental patients to include polypharmacy, access to care and mental health issues. Discussion will include diagnosis, treatment planning and treatment modifications.
1) Knowledge of health concerns that may impact dental care for geriatric patients.
2) How polypharmacy may impact geriatric treatment in the dental setting.
3) The impact of aging on diagnosis, treatment planning and treatment.
Course Number: S25
- Dental Hygienists
- Dental Therapist
- Student Dentists
About the speaker
Larry Williams, D.D.S., MPH
Dr. Williams graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry with a subsequent service of 30 years in the United States Navy Dental Corps. He currently serves as an Associate Professor at the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine. He also serves as the Co-Chair of the Tobacco Cessation Subcommittee for the Illinois Tobacco Prevention and Control State Work Group and as a Board Member for the Skokie, Illinois Board of Health.
|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|