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What Can Cone Beam CT Do for Your Practice?410-706-2282

Saturday, Nov. 23 from 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry

Presented by: Jeffery B. Price, DDS, MS

Speaker Biography:

Dr. Price

Dr. Price is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology and is currently an associate professor of oral & maxillofacial radiology and director of oral & maxillofacial radiology at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. In addition, he is an adjunct associate professor of oral & maxillofacial radiology at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill, N.C. Dr. Price practiced general and adult restorative dentistry in Hendersonville, N.C. for 24 years. While in practice, Dr. Price completed the continuum at the L.D. Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne, Fla. In addition, he attained his Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry as well as Diplomate status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Price is currently on the editorial board of the ICOI-sponsored journal, "Implant Dentistry," and is a reviewer for "IJOMS" and "JDE." pp

Course Description:

This course will provide an overview of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and its uses in the dental office. CBCT has only been available for about 10 years, but it has been changing the practice of dentistry like no other diagnostic technology available to the modern dentist. Dr. Price will explore the basics of CBCT, review radiation dosimetry and radiation safety, discuss the uses of CBCT in today’s modern dental practice as well as discuss some of the ethical and medico/legal aspects of using CBCT. p
Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participants should be able to:

  • Understand and discuss the technology and principles of CBCT for dental use
  • Apply the principles of radiation dosimetry in the area of dental CBCT
  • Describe the indications for the use of CBCT in the clinical practice of dentistry

Tuition:

  • Dentist: $195
  • Team Member: $115

CDE Credits:

  • 4 CDE credit hours - lecture and hands-on

The University of Maryland School of Dentistry has designated this activity for 4 Continuing Dental Education hours.

Audience:

  • Entire Dental Team

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