Dental Sleep Medicine

The Modern Dentist’s Role in Sleep Dentistry

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WHY ATTEND

Attend the Glidewell Symposium for two days of clinical and business education in dental sleep medicine. On the first day, experience fast-paced podium presentations, and on the second day, choose from six hands-on workshops and focused lectures, for a total of nine CE hours.

  • Discover practical clinical techniques to identify and screen patients.
  • Acquire new skills to treat more patients in your practice.
  • Gain insights from experts in sleep dentistry.
  • Explore the latest revenue-building opportunities.
  • Tour the world’s largest and most innovative dental laboratory.

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DAY

1

Friday, April 21, 2023

8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

GENERAL SESSION

Earn 6 CE Credits

Includes complimentary breakfast and lunch, as well as a campus tour and a hosted cocktail party and dinner at Mesa Manor, home of Jim and Parvina Glidewell

Participate in a full day of fast-paced presentations designed to help you build your practice with dental sleep medicine. Using a concise, powerful format, these inspiring and practical presentations will focus on the modern dentist’s role in sleep dentistry — one of the fastest-growing areas in the dental field! The curriculum is crafted to provide fresh information for clinicians at any stage of their careers, from dentists just starting out to those experienced in sleep dentistry.

Welcome Remarks

8:30–8:45 a.m.

Neil Park, DMD | Jim Glidewell, CDT | Stephenie Goddard, M.S.

Etiology of Sleep Apnea

8:45–9:30 a.m.​

Barry Raphael, DMD

Understand the causes of breathing-related sleep disorders.

The Role of the Dentist in Snoring and Sleep Apnea

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Jamison Spencer, DMD, M.S.

Explore the role the dentist plays in screening, diagnosing and treating common sleeping disorders.

Clinical Implementation

10:45–11:30 a.m.​

Diana Batoon, DMD

Understand the clinical procedures for impressions, bite registration and delivery of sleep appliances.
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Q&A: Panel Discussion

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Presenters: All Morning Speakers

Practice Implementation

2:00–2:30 p.m.

Meghna Dassani, DMD

In addition to contributing to the general health of your patients, adding sleep medicine to your practice can be a key growth strategy. Understand a proven approach to successfully implementing treatment of sleep disorders in your practice.

Benefits of Home Sleep Testing

2:30–2:45 p.m.​

Ryan Javenbacht

Home sleep testing can be an important technique for your dental sleep medicine practice. Understand the pros and cons of this technology.

Medical Insurance: Yes or No?

2:45–3:00 p.m.

Randy Curran

Dental offices are typically inexperienced in billing medical insurance. Are we missing an important opportunity?

CPAP vs. MAD: Challenging the Gold Standard in Sleep Medicine

3:30–4:15 p.m.

Bradley Eli, DMD, M.S.

Surprising research may cause us to rethink the concept of dental appliances as a second-line treatment.
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Q&A: Panel Discussion

4:15–5:00 p.m.​

Presenters: All Afternoon Speakers

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Hosted Cocktail Party and Dinner at Mesa Manor

5:30–7:30 p.m.​

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DAY

2

Saturday, April 22, 2023

8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

CHOOSE A WORKSHOP OR LECTURE FROM EACH SESSION

Earn 3 CE Credits

Includes complimentary breakfast and lunch.

Build your knowledge with the latest clinical information, tools and techniques in sleep dentistry. Choose a hands-on workshop or focused lecture from each of the two sessions.

NOTE: Space is limited. Select your courses and enroll early to reserve your seat.

Session 1: 8:30–10:00 a.m.

Clinical Procedures for Appliance Delivery

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Diana Batoon, DMD | Meghna Dassani, DMD

Hands-on session teaching the techniques, instruments and materials for successfully delivering a sleep appliance. Participants are welcome to send their own scans in advance in order to receive a free appliance to use in the exercise.

Beyond Appliance Therapy: Airway-Focused Dentistry Part 1

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Barry Raphael, DMD | Mark Cruz, DDS

Understand the concepts behind the airway-focused dental practice.

(Note: Attendees are encouraged to take this course with the Session 2, Part 2, lecture.)

Appliance Selection

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Bradley Eli, DMD, M.S.

Hands-on session demonstrating oral appliance selection and design, as well as titration methods with an emphasis on patient selection.

Medical Billing Strategies

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Randy Curran

Introducing the procedures and protocols for medical billing for the dental office.

Home Sleep Tests: The Critical Numbers

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Ryan Javenbacht

This course will cover home sleep study reports with an emphasis on appliance titration.

Intraoral Scanning: The Digital Workflow for Sleep Appliances

8:30–10:00 a.m.

Wilson Schmidt, RDAEF2, OMSA

Learn techniques for intraoral scanning and occlusal registration, as well as laboratory communication that will result in a precise appliance for your patient.

Session 2: 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Clinical Procedures for Appliance Delivery

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Diana Batoon, DMD | Meghna Dassani, DMD

Hands-on session teaching the techniques, instruments and materials for successfully delivering a sleep appliance. Participants are welcome to send their own scans in advance in order to receive a free appliance to use in the exercise.

Beyond Appliance Therapy: Airway-Focused Dentistry Part 2

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Barry Raphael, DMD | Mark Cruz, DDS

Understand the concepts behind the airway-focused dental practice.

(Note: Attendees are encouraged to take this course with the Session 1, Part 1, lecture.)

Appliance Selection

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Bradley Eli, DMD, M.S.

Hands-on session demonstrating oral appliance selection and design, as well as titration methods with an emphasis on patient selection.

Medical Billing Strategies

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Randy Curran

Introducing the procedures and protocols for medical billing for the dental office.

Home Sleep Tests: The Critical Numbers

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Ryan Javenbacht

This course will cover home sleep study reports with an emphasis on appliance titration.

Intraoral Scanning: The Digital Workflow for Sleep Appliances

10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Wilson Schmidt, RDAEF2, OMSA

Learn techniques for intraoral scanning and occlusal registration, as well as laboratory communication that will result in a precise appliance for your patient.

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Glidewell Education Center designates this two-day activity for nine continuing education credits.

Glidewell Education Center
Nationally Approved PACE Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority, or AGD endorsement.
3/1/2021 to 2/29/2024.
Provider ID# 216789

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April 21–22, 2023

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