Course Details
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Speaker: Seena Patel, DMD, MPH
Fee: $89/DDS; $59/Staff

Many patients with orofacial pain disorders require pharmacologic intervention. Patient outcomes are dependent on appropriate medication selection, adverse effect profile, and method of administration. This course will review the top 10 medications used for arthrogenous, myogenous, and neuropathic conditions. The various topical, oral and injectable medications will be outlined.

Learning objectives:

  • Choose the appropriate medications for arthrogenous, myogenous, and neuropathic disorders.
  • Describe the mechanism of action of pharmacotherapeutics for orofacial pain.
  • Describe the adverse effects of common medications in orofacial pain.

This course is designed for dentists, hygienists, and assistants.

This course counts toward the Michigan Board of Dentistry’s pain management requirement.

Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance and MDA Services.

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