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Apnea.Today (2 Day Hands-On Course- Implementing Apnea Treatment into your...

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Course Title: Implement sleep apnea screening, testing, and treatment and myofunctional therpay for the whole dental team.

Dr. Armen Mirzayan Friday 9 AM - Noon

Ms. Samantha Waever (Academy of Orofacial Myofuntional Therapy- AOMT) Friday 1PM- 5PM

Dr. Steven Acker and Armen Mirzayan Saturday 8 AM - 4 PM


Course Description: Obstructive Sleep Apnea is chronic, sometimes life-threatening condition that affects 1 in 5 Americans, of which nearly 85% remain undiagnosed, resulting in a $3.4 billion annual impact on healthcare costs. With numbers that staggering, it isn’t a question If there is sleep apnea in your practice, but HOW do you address it? The landscape of sleep centers, do-it-yourself home sleep units and coordinating a diagnosis from sleep physicians can present a confusing path to navigate. This lecture will discuss how to streamline the identification process, while integrating a team of dental-friendly Board-Certified Sleep Physicians to diagnose and recommend treatment for your patients and how a patient’s medical benefits can be applied. Find out the simple way you can start treating sleep apnea on Monday.

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Participants will learn:

  • The impact of sleep apnea
  • What is needed to begin treating sleep apnea
  • How to screen your existing patients for apneas with 95% accuracy using intra-oral exams, sleep studies, HST vs PSG (when and when to refer)
  • How to increase case acceptance in existing patients for screenings and treatment
  • How to market this service for new patients
  • How streamline the entire process and get staff on board
  • How to work with a Certified Sleep Doctor to create a stream of patients for treatment
  • How to deal with medical insurance to pay for treatment, including Medicare

CE Credits: This program is a live lecture designated for 13 hours of CE credit by CAD-Ray Imaging Centers. AGD Code 160.

Cancelation Policy: Full refund over 60 days from event minus $25 administrative fee. Refunded 50% 30-60 days from event. No refunds, cancellations, or transfers under 30 days from event.

This course is sponsored by:

Approved PACE Program Provider FAGD/MAGD Credit Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement
9/1/2016 to 8/31/2018. Provider ID #371249

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