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Course Title: Implement Sleep Apnea screening, testing, and treatment for adult and pediatric patients

DR TRACEY NGUYEN


Dr. Tracey Nguyen maintains a private private 30 minutes outside of Washington, DC, in Northern Virginia. She is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry. On top of being trained by some of the best leaders in dentistry, she continued her training at at the Kois Center in Seattle, Washington. In 2016, she was honored with Top 25 Women in Dentistry. As a member of the Wellness Dentistry Network, her practice is heavily based on integrating overall health, bridging the gap with medicine and dentistry.

Recently she created the Northern Virginia Interdisciplinary Airway Group, focusing on screening, diagnosing and treating children and adults with Sleep Disorder Breathing.

TOPICS:

  • Understand why dentists are the key players in treating Sleep Disorder Breathing (SDB)
  • Recognize the major medical red flags that are important in screening children with SDB
  • Develop a through pediatric screening protocol
  • Understand what to look for in a pediatric sleep study and understand other in office screening tools
  • How to developing a local interdisciplinary team and market yourself as ta leader in airway management


Dr. Armen Mirzayan

Dr. Armen Mirzayan has trained over 12,000 dentists over the last 15 years on CAD/CAM and CT technology. He has launched multiple businesses that simplify the most complex processes for all dentists so they don't waste time, energy, and/or resources running into dead ends! He has earned the reputation and trust amongst his colleagues by only serving the best interest of dentists and patients. At our courses we spoon feed you everything you need to know and when you are ready, we turn on the firehose to deliver all the information you need to "get started on monday". You can visit the facebook page for Apnea.Today to see what your colleagues are saying,

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.

Course Objectives:

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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