T6 – Saving Lives One Snore at a Time

AGD Code: 730

3 Hour Lecture | Technical and Scientific

Dentists: $65 | Hygienists: $50 | All Other Categories: $45
Fulfills TSBDE Rule 108.12 continuing education requirements
Sleep apnea therapy offers dental practices the unique opportunity to improve the overall health of the patient, diversify services, and expand
profit margins. Additionally, these services can help reduce the risk for heart attacks, strokes, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease. Participants
will learn best practices for evaluation and treatment of sleep disordered breathing and gain tips, tools, and techniques for maximizing
insurance billing, as well as internal and external marketing. Participants will leave with the knowledge and skills necessary to incorporate
sleep apnea services as an integral part of their practice.
Learning Objectives:
• Discover why dentists are ideally suited to provide oral appliance therapy
• Learn and understand terminology associated with sleep apnea and sleep medicine
• Learn to recognize the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea
• Learn how to identify and evaluate patients through examination and screening
• Specify the criteria for appliance selection and customization
• Pinpoint best practices for effective medical insurance billing
• Identify how to optimize results-driven marketing to promote sleep apnea services

Location: Room TBD Date: February 20, 2020 Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Dr. Meghna Dassani