Minimally Invasive Dentistry for the Kids in Your Practice
All principles and techniques can be applied for adult patients too!
CE Quiz available after the Program Evaluation is completed
1 CE CreditCredits
April 6, 2020Released
April 6, 2023Expires
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Minimally invasive management of dental caries for pediatric patients has been proven effective in many clinical situations. Whether your patient presented with behavioral challenges, financial barriers to traditional dental treatment or difficulties with access to care of regular treatment, minimally invasive techniques have been useful tools for these patients. Now with a global pandemic crisis upon us, focus has turned to these treatment modality's as they can be accomplished, quickly and effectively and often without use of any handpiece at all. In this 1-hour video, you will learn effective treatment to slow caries progression, arrest caries, and place interim restorative treatment. You will learn about silver diamine fluoride / potassium iodide, and glass ionomer restorative materials and how to use these tools to help manage your pediatric patient population.
- Understand the implications of traditional caries management and the barriers using these techniques in our current global pandemic
- Recognize the mechanism and rationale for carries arrest medicaments
- Understand how glass ionomers play an important role in minimally invasive dentistry
- Learn interim and atraumatic restorative technique
- Course Fee: Free
- Credits: Catapult Education designates this continuing education activity for 1 credit
- Method: Self-Instructional
- Audience: General Dentist
- AGD Subject Code: 430
Meet the instructor
Carla Cohn, DMD
Dr. Carla Cohn is a general dentist who has devoted herself solely to the care of paediatric patients. Dr. Cohn graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1991. She then went on to complete a post-graduate internship in Paediatric Dentistry. Her private practice, at Kids Dental, is focused on prevention, the growth and development of a cavity free generation. Dr. Cohn is a partner, and maintains surgical privileges at Western Surgery Centre, a private surgical clinic. In addition to private practice, she is a part time clinical instructor, in Paediatric Dentistry at the College of Dentistry University of Manitoba. She is Past President and very active as board member for her provincial dental association, the Manitoba Dental Association. She is a member of the American Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and has been selected as one of the few members of the AAPD Speakers Bureau. Dr. Cohn is a founding member of the Women's Dental Network in Winnipeg where the mandate is to provide continuing education and networking for women dentists. She has been invited into the Pierre Fauchard Academy in 2012 and has been named “Leader in Continuing Education and Dental Consulting” for multiple years. Dr. Cohn has been a member of Catapult Education since 2011. She has published several articles, and webinars and she enjoys lecturing on all aspects of children’s dentistry for the general practitioner both nationally and internationally.
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Approved PACE Program Provider. FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 6/1/16 to 5/31/20. Provider ID 306446.