Teaming up with Ottawa Dental Laboratory, a full service lab in Ottawa, IL will provide seminar attendees with a hands on experience with oral appliance therapy. “Our partnership with Sleep Group Solutions affords us the opportunity to help our dental clients expand their business through sleep medicine. We’re very excited to be a part of the treatment of such a life-threatening condition, and it all begins with education.” says Luke Caruso, President and CEO of Ottawa Dental Laboratory. SGS and Ottawa Dental Laboratory have already hosted six seminars together since 2012, and there are many more in the pipeline.
Dentists can expect to earn 16 CEU’s and learn the following topics:
-Introduction to sleep - sleep stages, disorders
-Sleep apnea prevalence - why is there a need for treatment
-Sleep apnea symptoms/clinical issues
-Treating snoring and sleep apnea in a dental office - protocol review
-Patient education; addressing key issues and getting a snoring patient to convert to a sleep apnea treatment case
-Prepare home sleep study for select course attendees
-Hands on with Pharyngometer / Rhinometer
-Working with Sleep Physicians
-Download previous night’s sleep study and review study data and sleep report with class
-Dental Sleep Medicine step-by-step protocol flow chart
-Hands on working with popular oral appliances like the TAP, Respire, EMA, SilentNight and more!
-Appliance review - pro's and con's of all of the major sleep appliances
-Medical insurance billing. Review of the latest codes, fees, procedures and recommendations from SGS experts who are doing this daily
-Dental Sleep Protocol recap from A to Z
For dentists looking to attend the Rosemont, IL
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