Speaker: Lauren Johnson, DDS
Fee: $49/DDS; $29/Staff
AGD Code: 150
The purpose of this course is to familiarize dental professionals with significant cardiac conditions that can be present in their patient populations, and learn how to continue treating these patients safely in their offices. By the conclusion of the course, attendees will have knowledge of significant cardiac co-morbidities, including hypertension, heart attack and stroke related surgeries- stents/valve replacements/pacemaker/defibrillators, and often associated medications including anticoagulants and be able to confidently continue treating patients in their offices.
- Review significant cardiac co-morbidities that can arise in patients in your practice.
- Learn to confidently communicate with medical providers and specialists.
- Learn to safely treat these patients in your office.
- Discuss treatment modifications to consider.
This course is designed for dentists.
Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance and MDA Services.