Learning at an in-depth environment allows questions to be answered specific to the individual practitioners needs, helping them to have an edge in the field of Dental Sleep.
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 19, 2015
SomnoMed Academy is offering a two-day dental sleep medicine clinical training in Las Vegas at the Bellagio Hotel April 10-11. Dentists and their staff will earn 10 continuing education units upon completion of this multi-disciplinary program in the treatment and diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA).
Taught by several physicians, sleep medicine practitioners and dental sleep practitioners over the scope of the event, participants will have 14 different sessions such as:
- Hands on patient exam, taking baseline records, capturing bite and appliance records
- Which oral device to choose and why?
- How to Read a Sleep Study: Beyond the AHI
- TMJ: A Painful Conversation? Troubleshooting Tips & Tricks
- How to Grow Your Dental Sleep Practice
The growing field of dental sleep medicine is vital to the treatment of millions of mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients to improve overall health, sleep and quality of life. Because of the hands-on aspect and intensive schedule, participation is limited to 25. SomnoMed offers a 20% discount to three or more registering at from the same office. SomnoMed Academy is accredited with the AGD PACE and ADG CERT programs.
“Learning at an in-depth environment allows questions to be answered specific to the individual practitioners needs, helping them to have an edge in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine,” stated Jagdeep Bijwadia, Pulmonologist, Sleep Medicine Physician and Chief Medical Officer of SomnoMed.
It is estimated that 22 million patients suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and many go untreated or are looking for CPAP alternatives and turning to their dentists for SomnoDent oral appliances.
Registration for this intensive training event includes hotel room for Friday, April 10 at the Bellagio and all meals during the event, and as well as 10 CE’s. For more information including fees, agenda and faculty presenters, please visit http://www.somnomed.com/level2.
As the global leader in COAT (Continuous Open Airway Therapy), SomnoMed provides clinically proven diagnostic and treatment options for sleep-related breathing disorders such as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and sleep bruxism.