Dental CE Symposium

 ANTIMICROBIAL TECHNOLOGY 

On Demand Recorded Webinar

Earn up to 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | No Charge

INNOVATIONS IN DENTISTRY

  • Technology

  • Antimicrobials

  • and More!

 

Attend Live or On Demand | Attend 1 or all sessions

          

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MEL BURCHMAN, DDS, MALD

2019 President, Academy of Laser Dentistry
Laser Expert, Co-Founder GMA Laser Education

PHOTOBIOMODULATION THERAPY - IMPLICATIONS TO IMPROVE THE ORAL MANIFESTATIONS OF COVID19 USING LED DEVICES (LOW LEVEL LASER THERAPY

TITLE:  PHOTOBIOMODULATION THERAPY - IMPLICATIONS TO IMPROVE THE ORAL MANIFESTATIONS OF COVID19 USING LED DEVICES (LOW LEVEL LASER THERAPY

COURSE FEE:  Free

CREDITS: This continuing education activity is designated for 2 credits

AGD PACE SUBJECT CODE: 260 Laser Dentistry, 35 Oral Medicine, 754 Dentistry for Medically Compromised/Special Patient Care

MODE: Electronically Mediated | On Demand for Home Study | Recorded 6.11.21 | Expires 12.31.21

SPEAKER: Mel Burchman, DDS, MALD

AUDIENCE: Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Dental Assistants

TECHNOLOGY REQUIRED:  Mobile device, laptop or desktop with internet connection | Google *Updated* Chrome Browser

INSTRUCTIONS: Watch the recorded webinar above. Do not fast forward. Your attendance is logged and time stamped for AGD PACE verification. At the conclusion of the webinar a button will appear to direct you to complete a course evaluation. Your CE Credit verification will then be sent to your email from "CERTIFY'EM" support@dentalcenow.com. Be sure to check your spam and promotions folder. Consider adding support@dentalcenow.com to your safe senders list to ensure your receipt. Questions: support@dentalcenow.com  

COURSE SUMMARY:  Dental clinicians are beginning to see and understand how the oral cavity plays an integral role in the infection process of COVID19, as well as how the oral cavity responds to SARS CoV-2. Common oral symptoms are; loss of taste, xerostomia, “COVID Tongue”, lesions, oral inflammation & edema. This webinar will  demonstrate the proper PBMT technique for treating these symptoms. Also, please keep in mind that these same techniques can be applied to every patient that is in your practice that suffer from these conditions no matter their COVID positive status. 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES: 

  • Describe the “Cytokine/chemokine Storm,” the Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome “ARDS,” and the pathogenesis of COVID-19 in the oral cavity and respiratory tract.

  • Discuss the oral manifestations of SARS-CoV-2.

  • Understand basic mechanisms, fundamentals and many benefits of Photobiomodulation “PBMT.” 

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of several useful acupuncture points to incorporate in their dental practice.

  • Apply basic PBMT techniques to treat the oral manifestations of COVID19 and the appearance of these symptoms in the everyday patient    

 

ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Dr. Mel Burchman, DDS, MALD: 2019 President, Academy of Laser Dentistry, Laser Expert, and Co-Founder of GMA Laser Education. Dr. Burchman has maintained a general dentistry practice in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, since 1976. He began using lasers in 1999 and now has eight lasers in his practice. In 2001 he received Advanced Proficiency in Nd:YAG laser from the ALD. In November 2003 he received the “The Science Behind the Clinic of Laser Dentistry” award for his presentation on “Nd:YAG and Diode Laser Therapy in the Medically Compromised Patient.” Also in 2003 his office was written up in Men’s Health magazine in an article titled “The Drill Is Gone.” In 2005 he became a Certified Laser Educator from the ALD and received its Certificate of Mastership in 2008. Dr. Burchman has been published twice in the Academy of Laser Dentistry Journal, "Wavelengths" on the use of lasers in the care of medically compromised patients. Dr. Burchman calls this his passion and has presented on this topic over 50 times. He was awarded the Academy of Laser Dentistry's Leon Goldman Award for Clinical Excellence in 2012. In 2016 he was the Co-Program Chair of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery conference. In 2016 he received his Recognized Course Provider certification. 

 

CONFLICT OF INTEREST AND FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENT:  This course is sponsored by Kerber USA.  Dr. Mel Burchman is a paid speaker on behalf of Kerber USA.

Dental CE Academy Disclaimer:  The views expressed and opinions and materials presented during these live and recorded presentations represent the personal views and opinions of the individual speaker and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of Dental CE Academy or its parent company, Virtual Dontics®. Dental CE Academy assumes no responsibility for the content of the presentations made by the individual speakers. Any suggested protocols for treatment, materials, or services may be based upon the speaker's own clinical experience and should not be construed as Dental CE Academy recommended or endorsed. Selected presentations may include exploratory research or experimental procedures and are intended for informational purposes that may lead to interest and scientific breakthroughs in the fields of dentistry.   Dental CE Academy appreciates its educators who share their knowledge and expertise. This level of dedication to dentistry allows our profession to expand and thrive and provokes necessary discussion and understanding. 

Dental CE Symposium

 NON-OPIOID PAIN THERAPY 

August 20, 2021:  9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PDT | 12 - 9 p.m. EDT

 Earn up to 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | No Charge

INNOVATIONS IN DENTISTRY

  • Alternative Pain Therapies

  • Technology

  • and More!

 

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Dental CE Symposium

THE SILVER TSUNAMI: Safeguarding the Oral Health of Older Adults

September 17, 2021:  9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PDT | 12 - 9  EDT

 Earn up to 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | No Charge

INNOVATIONS IN DENTISTRY

  • Geriatric Dentistry

  • Delivery applications

  • and More!

 

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Dental CE Symposium

REGENERATIVE DENTISTRY

October 15, 2021:  9 a.m. - 6 p.m. PDT | 12 - 9  EDT

 Earn up to 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | No Charge

INNOVATIONS IN DENTISTRY

  • Dental Stem Cells

  • PRF - Platelet Rich Fibrin Applications

  • and More!

 

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Dental CE Symposium

 LOW LEVEL LASER THERAPY/COLD LASER/ PHOTOBIOMODULATION 

November 6 7 a.m. - 5  p.m. PDT | 10 - 8 p.m. EDT

 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | $250 (reg. $500)

VIRTUAL PRACTICAL TRAINING LEADING TO STANDARD LEVEL CERTIFICATION

  • Understand the Science of Photobiomodulation

  • Applications and Dose Response

  • Improve healing time, surgery outcomes, anesthesia, implant osseointegration, move teeth faster with less discomfort, Treat TMD patients. 

  • and More!

 

Attend Live or On Demand | *Note this course fulfills the practical requirement for standard level certification through the Academy of Laser Dentistry. READ MORE

          

Dental CE Symposium

 DENTAL SLEEP MEDICINE 

January 21, 2022:   9 a.m. - 6  p.m. PDT | 12 - 9 p.m. EDT

 Earn up to 8 CEU  | AGD PACE | No Charge

INNOVATIONS IN DENTISTRY

  • DSM Practice

  • Technology

  • Dental Medical Billing

  • and More!

 

Attend Live or On Demand | Attend 1 or all sessions

          

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What is the Dental CE Symposium?

The Dental CE Symposium is a  virtual event brought to you by Dental CE Academy.

Presenters are leading experts and dental professionals selected for their area of expertise. 

Dental CE Symposium is designed to serve the entire dental community including:

  • Dentists

  • Dental Hygienists

  • Dental Assistants

  • Dental Educators

  • Practice Administrators

  • Dental Innovators

  • Medical Providers

In other words, ...you do not want to miss our next event!