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This course will include a review of clinically-relevant CBCT basics including CBCT ordering, recommended protocols, dose/risk, and interpretation fundamentals. This lecture is designed to be immediately applicable to any practice using CBCT and accessible to any member of the dental team.
1) Understand how operator-chose scan parameters influence image quality and scan dose.
2) Apply ordering principles to know when to order a CBCT scan.
3) Understand the fundamental responsibilities, expectations, and approach to interpretation.
This program is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Delta Dental.
Course Number: F2231C
- Dental Assistants
- Dental Hygienists
- Dental Therapist
- Student Dentists
About the speaker
Laurence Gaalaas, D.D.S., MS
Dr. Gaalaas received his dental degree from the University of Minnesota. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and has ongoing teaching responsibilities plus an active radiology practice through the University of Minnesota.
|Fundamental CE Credits||0|
|Elective CE Credits||0|
|Core CE Credits||1.0|
|Core Topic||Diagnosis & Treatment Planning|