Combination Webinar Lecture and Hands-On Clinic Session
October 3, 2023 - October 14, 2023
Master Coronal Polishing! ~ Limited seats, sign up now!
This program will provide a total of 8 hours of instruction and application of coronal polishing.
The lecture will be provided in:
(TWO) 2 1/2 hours of Interactive webinars, plus....
3 hours of hands-on or clinical information will be provided in our clinic on patient simulators (dental mannequins).
(This is intended to provide this educational program in a safe environment without patient participation.)
“Coronal polishing” pertains to the removal of plaque and extrinsic stain from exposed natural and restored tooth surfaces using an appropriate rotary instrument with rubber cup or brush and polishing agent.
With this course you will get a two-series webinar full of the most up-to-date information regarding coronal polishing, and how to improve your contribution to your dental practice. In addition to that, you will have the opportunity to review, apply your skills, and master appropriate techniques prior to returning to your practice.
To be delivered in the following format:
Webinar SESSION 1: Tuesday, October 3, 2023 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Webinar SESSION 2: Thursday, October 5, 2023 at 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
HANDS-ON SESSION: Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
at UT Health School of Dentistry, 8210 Floyd Curl Dr. San Antonio, TX 78229
Course of instruction will include:
Dental Anatomy and Head and Neck anatomy (as it relates to this topic)
Medical emergencies in the dental office
Case selection for coronal polishing
Ergonomics, patient positioning, “best practices”
Infection control procedures
Technique and proper use of dental equipment
Legal aspects of Coronal Polishing
The instructional lectures will be provided on 2 evenings and will allow questions and answers to the various topics. The hands-on portion of the course will allow the participant the opportunity to learn and develop appropriate techniques in coronal polishing. We will also discuss and various pieces of dental equipment, dental instruments and dental materials.
The webinar will be provided on a platform that can be viewed on either a desktop or laptop computer as well as a tablet.
This will be a live and interactive webinar - Q&A and chat will be available.
It is the policy of the UT Health San Antonio Office of Continuing Dental Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. All participating speakers, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program. Relationships of spouse/partner with proprietary entities producing health care goods or services should be disclosed if they are of a nature that may influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content of the CDE activity. Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest. Specific disclosure information for each speaker, course director, and planning committee member will be shared with the audience prior to the speaker’s presentation.
Continuing Dental Education Staff members have nothing to disclose.
Check-in: 30 minutes before course starts Program time: Check COURSE SCHEDULE above
Live Interactive Webinar AND In Person (UT Health San Antonio, School of Dentistry: 8210 Floyd Curl Dr San Antonio, TX 78229)
(Tuition includes lab, clinical, handouts, and study material)
On the week of the course, you will receive an email with a link to this virtual webinar. This same email will also provide a link to the course handout as a PDF document. Download this PDF to your device. Remember to look for this email notice at the email address you provided us when creating your UT Health CDE account. Check your email account’s inbox, junk, and spam folders.
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Course Note Click here to view the Texas Administrative Code. Texas Dental Practice Act requires that a dental assistant must have 2 years experience, current Basic Life Support training, and completed this course prior to performing this procedure under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist.
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