T36 – Simple Steps To Dental Sleep Medicine Implementation

This course will provide 3 hours of education in sleep-disordered breathing as mandated by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners, Rule 108.12

Your patient has OSA, but you don’t know what to do next? By attending this course, you will learn simple treatment steps and protocols needed to manage your patients with Dental Sleep Therapy. Workflow from diagnosis to treatment complete will be explained in this informative and practical lecture.

Learning Objectives:
• Learn a complete system of protocols for how to manage patients from start to finish
• Understand the 3 items needed to be adequately prepared for dental sleep consultations
• Learn how to “read” a sleep study and pick out the important information
• Understand the Dental Sleep Exam
• Gain knowledge of various dental device designs and taking the protrusive bite
• Understand the side effects of dental device therapy
• Understand how to manage patient symptoms and follow up sleep testing
• Learn how to communicate with other medical professionals
• Learn various systems for medical billing
• Understand continued patient care and follow up


AGD Code: 160

3 CE Hours

Audience: D, H, C, A, S

Dentists: $65 | Hygienists: $50 | All Other Categories: $45

Technical & Scientific
Location: Room TBD Date: February 7, 2019 Time: 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Dr. Gy Yatros