Dentist and Oral Surgeon Midwest Veterinary Dentistry
Course Dates: 4/19/2020 – 4/20/2020 | The course begins at 8:00a and ends at 5:00p Capacity: 24 Skill Level: General Price: $2,200
Part 1: This course will start out with online learning. A total of six hours of lecture will be posted online in advance of the course.Time and date to be announced. There will also be an interactive message board where you can post questions for the instructors and a mandatory online test. This will be the lecture portion of the course and must be completed prior to arriving at the Oquendo Center.
Part 2: You will go right into lab on Sunday morning. This 2-day laboratory is designed to focus on canine and feline dentistry in order to strengthen the attendee’s knowledge and skills in dog and cat exodontia. Complete oral examination, charting, and treatment planning will be thoroughly reviewed. Discussion of intraoral radiographic acquisition and interpretation, periodontal disease, gingivostomatitis, tooth resorption, common oral tumors, and extraction techniques will be presented with numerous visual aids to enhance learning and increase retention for the attendees. Pathophysiology and treatment planning for the aforementioned diseases will be covered. Clinical cases will be used to set the stage for step-by-step presentations for canine tooth extractions with heavy emphasis on being able to predict the difficult tooth extraction, extraction pitfalls and complications will be presented to help attendees minimize complications and address complications if they should occur in clinical practice. The laboratory will provide the opportunity to put clinical skills into practice.
Understand clinical presentations, current knowledge of pathophysiology, diagnostics, and treatment options and techniques for canine periodontal disease, tooth resorption, fractured teeth, and common oral neoplasia
Produce and interpret canine intraoral radiographs
Perform surgical extractions of the dog dentition
Increase knowledge, confidence, and skill level in diagnosing and treating canine dental and oral diseases.