May 11-12, 2018

Program: The Dental Treatment of Sleep Apnea & Snoring
Time:  8:00am - 5:00pm (both days)
Speaker:  Dr. Srujal Shah
Venue:  Thayer Dental Laboratory
CE:  16 credit hours

This course is a "must attend" for any dental office that is looking to implement a Sleep Protocol or learn how to increase existing Sleep revenues.



Course Outline - May 11th Course Outline - May 12th

 ● Introduction to sleep – sleep stages, disorders

● Sleep apnea prevalence – why is there a need for treatment

● Sleep apnea symptoms/clinical issues

● Treating snoring and sleep apnea in a dental office – protocol review

● Patient education; addressing key issues and getting a snoring patient to convert to a sleep apnea treatment case

● Prepare overnight home sleep study for select course attendees

● Hands on with Pharyngometer / Rhinometer

● Working with Sleep Physicians

● Download previous night’ s Home Sleep Tests study and review study data and sleep report with class

● Dental Sleep Medicine step-by-step protocol flow chart

● All appliances will be discussed -- Dorsal, Herbst, EMA, TAP, Panthera, Somno Med, Narval

● Appliance review – pro’s and con’s of all of the major sleep appliances

● Case presentations

● Medical insurance billing. Review of the latest codes, fees, procedures and recommendations from SGS experts who are doing this daily

● Dental Sleep Protocol recap from A-Z


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