F3 – Basic Principles of Photobiomodulation Therapy in Oral Health

AGD Code: 250

3 Hour Lecture | Technical and Scientific

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

For decades, scientists have demonstrated the healing effects of light therapy through extensive research. Participants will be shown the basic
principles on photobiomodulation (PBM) therapy and its appropriate clinical application in managing oral health. This presentation will give
a brief overview of the history and the basic scientific background of PBM, in addition to its biostimulatory, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic
effects in clinical dentistry. Several clinical cases, where positive clinical outcomes were evident and patients reported improvement of
symptoms and quality of life will be shown.
Learning Objectives:
• Learn the mechanism of photobiomodulation and its clinical effects
• Recognize the use of photobiomodulation and its effect on oral health

Technical & Scientific
Location: Room TBD Date: February 21, 2020 Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Dr. Juliana Barros Dr. Shalizeh Patel