Course Details
5
Friday
8:30 am - 11:30 am

Speaker: Susan Cotten, BSDH, RDH, OMT
Fee: DDS $159; Staff $89
Seating Limit: 100
AGD Code: 730

Consequences of an incomplete head and neck evaluation, delayed referrals, and inadequate documentation can result in an increased risk of liability, delayed diagnosis, and worst-case scenario a life is lost. Join Susan for this content-rich presentation discussing HPV, etiologies, risk factors, and signs and symptoms associated with oral and oropharyngeal cancer, and components of a comprehensive visual and tactile, extraoral, and intraoral evaluation. Attendees will gain tools to increase confidence in screening and reduce the risk of liability.

Learning objectives:

  • Discuss etiologies of oral and oropharyngeal cancer.
  • Name risk factors for oral cancer.
  • Recognize signs and symptoms associated with oral and oropharyngeal cancer.

This course is designed for dentists and hygienists.

Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance, MDA Services, and Crown Seating.

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