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Update on Pediatric Dental Traumatology

Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:00am to 1:00pm

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Live Webinar: Update on Pediatric Dental Traumatology: The Biologic Basis of Contemporary Management

Priyanshi Ritwik, BDS, MS

Are you prepared to render treatment based on contemporary guidelines for traumatic dental injuries? How can you improve the lifelong prognosis of traumatized teeth? This course will provide a case-based framework to triage and successfully manage the care necessary to optimize outcomes for young children and adolescents. Dr. Ritwik will also provide the biologic basis and clinical technique for reparative (regenerative) endodontic procedures applicable to immature necrotic permanent teeth.

Through cases with clinical images and radiographs, the intricacies of diagnosis, classification and treatment/management will be highlighted. Subtle but critical differences in management based on the stage of root development will be discussed. The guidelines set forth by the International Association of Dental Traumatology in 2020 will be utilized. This course will be an interactive webinar and audience participation will be invited through Poll Everywhere software.

You Will Learn

  • To diagnose and classify traumatic dental injuries
  • To develop treatment plans for various traumatic dental injuries
  • How to incorporate management of traumatic injuries in your practice
  • To understand the applicability of reparative endodontic procedure for necrotic immature permanent teeth

Who Should Attend

This informative course if open to general practitioners, pediatric dentists, endodontists and hygienists.

Tuition: $195 Dentists; $165 Allied Dental Professionals
Program: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Format: Live, interactive webinar via Cisco Webex
Credits: This activity is designated for 4 units of continuing education credit.

Faculty

Priyanshi Ritwik, BDS, MS is a professor of pediatric dentistry at University of Texas, Houston, School of Dentistry. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Ritwik presents lectures and continuing education courses on pediatric oral health topics for various national and international groups. She balances her academic career in pediatric dentistry by teaching doctoral and post-doctoral students, maintaining clinical practice, conducting research and promoting interprofessional collaborative practice for advancing pediatric oral health. 

 

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