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Presented by Gary Badger, DDS, MS
Friday, October 2, 2020
This course is designed to assist doctors in recognizing and managing limited spacing in the transitional dentition. Participants will methodically predict the limitations within the arch using a mixed dentition analysis. We will discuss space management during the early development of children, cases of posterior crossbite, arch expansion, and treatment methods for conditions such as anterior and posterior cross-bites. During the hands-on session, we will review the fabrication of an expansion appliance for the maxilla used in correcting arch dimension (crossbites). We will also address treatments, scheduling, appliance adjustments, and retention.
Participants are required to bring study models of the early mixed dentition, a millimeter ruler, spring divider, bird beak plier, and a three-prong plier. Participants are also welcome to bring their preferred particular or panograph x-ray, if preferred.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
Course Fee: $385 - Dentist or Allied Dental Personnel
$275 - Dentist or Dental Hygienist | UTHealth-Houston New Alumni | Limited Space
Credit Hours: 435 Space Management/Appliances - Participation: Hours - 6
Registration | 8:30 AM
Introduction | 8:50 AM
Presentation | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Includes Continental Breakfast and Lunch
UTHealth School of Dentistry - Garza Classroom
7500 Cambridge Street
4th Floor Room 4340
Houston, TX 77054
(University doors open at 7:30 AM)
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