Dr. Mel Burchman, DDS, MALD
Dr. Burchman is the President of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. He has maintained a general dentistry practice in Bucks County, PA 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 from the A.L.D.
In 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". In 2003, his office was featured in Men's Health Magazine "The Drill is Gone."
In 2005 he received "Certified Laser Educator" status from the Academy of Laser Dentistry, and "Certificate of Mastership" in 2008. He is published twice in the Laser Academy Journal "Wavelengths" - "Lasers in the Medically Compromised Patient" and in 2012 received the "Leon Goldman Award" for laser clinical excellence. He is currently the ALD President and Chairman of the 2019 Academy Conference.
TITLE: Low Level Laser Dental Therapy: Photobiomodulation (PBM) to Improve Patient Outcomes
1 CEU: On Demand. Recorded November 1, 2019
COST: No Charge
SPEAKER: Dr. Mel Burchman, DDS, MALD: President, Academy of Laser Dentistry
SPONSOR: Academy of Laser Dentistry
DESCRIPTION: Photobiomodulation is one of the newest and most important laser technologies to be gaining popularity in the healthcare profession. It is widely used in medical, dental, acupuncture and physical therapy sciences. Learn the science behind this outstanding technology. Learn it's many uses in the dental profession and learn how to incorporate it into your dental practice.
Learn the science of Photobiomodulation and how t relates to Acupuncture.
Understand the incredible benefits that we receive from it's uses in oral surgery, endodontics, TMJ therapy, implant treatments.
Know why PBM is now considered the "Standard of Care" for treating and "Preventing" Oral Mucositis and how to treat this horrible cancer side effect.
Learn how we can treat Burning Tongue Syndrome, Bell's Palsy and Trigeminal Neuralgia with PBM.
Describe the many ways your dental hygienist can use PBM.
Watch the recorded webinar above. At the conclusion you will be redirected to a brief evaluation to complete. CE verification will be emailed to your address. Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888-964-3976
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Dr. Burchman is a private practice dentist in Langhorne, PA and President of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. He has disclosed no renumeration for this On Demand webinar or conflict of interest. Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education and discloses no financial interest in the companies or products described on this platform.
Dr. Burchman is a private practice dentist in Langhorne, PA and President of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. He has not received renumeration for this On Demand webinar. Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education and discloses no financial interest in the companies or products described on this platform.