Dental Sleep Medicine:
Considerations to Get You Started
2 CEU: On Demand Webinar. (Recorded April 29, 2020)
Sponsor: Planmeca | Awaken2Sleep
Speakers: Dr. Gregory Manning, DDS; and Chad Wooters, Executive Sleep Coach
Host: Dental CE Academy Powered by Virtual Dental Expo
Dr. Gregory Manning, DDS
Dr. Gregory Manning was born and raised in the small town of Hooper, Utah, and is fluent in Spanish. After earning his Bachelor of Science in microbiology at Weber State University in Ogden, UT, he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Ohio State University in 2006.
He has been practicing dentistry in our area since 1999 and vigorously pursues continuing his education in dental technology and sleep apnea treatment; he also teaches courses in sleep apnea to other dental professionals.
He is a member of the American Dental Association®, the Arizona Dental Association, the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, and is a diplomat of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy. As a dentist, Dr. Manning focuses on helping patients understand their dental needs and achieve their goals.
Dr. Manning and his wife Kortney have three children: Reese, Truman, and Hank and in his spare time, he enjoys golf and traveling.
Chad Wooters, Executive Sleep Coach of Awaken2Sleep and Co-Founder of Sleep Hero Network, started his journey in education and business development that would eventually lead into the dental space.
Having worked with dentists across the US over the last two years as a Sleep Coach, he is the architect behind the online academy of Sleep Hero Network and uses his experience to coach dental practices through building a successful Dental Sleep Medicine program.
Having been successfully treated from OSA, Chad has a passion for working with individuals to grow awareness of the presence and the severity of the epidemic of obstructive sleep apnea. Chad is a national speaker whose mission is to equip dental and healthcare providers with the tools they need to be the hero in their patient’s story!
Course Title: Dental Sleep Medicine: Dental Considerations to Get You Started
2 CEU: On Demand. Recorded April 29, 2020.
COST: No Charge
SPONSOR: Awaken2Sleep, Planmeca
PRESENTER: Mr. Chad Wooters, Dr. Gregory Manning
DESCRIPTION: Join Dr. Greg Manning and Executive Sleep Coach Chad Wooters in discussing what obstructive sleep apnea is and the scope of a dentist in treating this life-threatening condition. Dr. Manning will share with you how DSM works in his practice as well as considerations in testing, treating, and technology! You will see how saving patients' lives in a dental practice can be simple and how one dentist has done it successfully for over five years. Once we learn the clinical side of DSM we are going to learn the business of sleep and discuss questions surrounding how to implement a successful program, understanding fee structure, and revenue from helping patients.
In this course we will learn and focus on:
Define obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)
Define the role of a dentist in the treatment of OSA
Discuss screening and testing for OSA in the dental practice
Understand the workflow of a dental sleep medicine program
Understand the key components of a successful DSM program
Evaluate the cost and opportunity of treating sleep apnea in your dental practice
Learn how to build a sleep program
INSTRUCTIONS: Complete the webinar by viewing the recording above. Once you have completed, you will be directed to complete a brief evaluation to receive your continuing education verification.
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Disclosure of Speaker and Faculty Commercial Relationships
According to Dental CE Academy's Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Policy, faculty and speakers for any course are expected to disclose any economic support, personal interests, or potential bias that may be perceived as creating a conflict related to the material being presented. Disclosure statements are printed in each course description and announced by moderators or individual speakers at the beginning of each presentation. This policy is intended to alert the audience to any potential bias or conflict so that participants may form their own judgments about the material being presented.
Chad Wooters is an Executive Sleep Coach for Awaken2Sleep. Dr. Gregory Manning is a paid speaker for Awaken2Sleep. Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education and discloses no financial affiliation with Awaken2Sleep beyond hosting fees.