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Continuing Dental Education

GP Beware: The Grave Missteps You’re Ignoring in 3rd Molar Extractions – a live webinar

Jared Williams, DDS

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This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series.


This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series*

Course Description

Dive deep into the specialized realm of 3rd molar surgery course tailored exclusively for General Practitioners (GPs). This training bridges the knowledge gap, emphasizing evidence-based techniques to enhance the practical skills of GPs in 3rd molar surgeries. Participants will learn the techniques to ensure profound local anesthesia for pain control and delve into intricacies of designing the perfect flap for lower 3rd molars. The course also provides insights into the art of sectioning 3rd molars atraumatically ensuring tooth removal with the minimal complications. Additionally, attendees will refine their suturing skills, from selecting the right materials to mastering various stitching techniques. On the administrative side, the course offers guidance on the accurate coding of third molar procedures to ensure seamless billing and minimize potential insurance disputes. By the end of this immersive training, GP’s will possess the confidence and knowledge to excel in 3rd molar surgeries, ensuring precision and top tier patient care.

Course Objectives

As a result of attending this course you should be able to:

  • How to give profound local anesthesia.
  • How to properly lay a flap for a lower 3rd molar.
  • How to section 3rd molars atraumatically.
  • Learn how to suture.
  • How to properly code/diagnose 3rd molars.
  • Instructor

    Dr. Jared WilliamsJared Williams is a distinguished general dentist in Houston, focusing in 3rd molar surgery, implantology, and IV sedation. He has over a decade of experience and is praised for his soft touch and commitment to patient comfort during surgery. A native of Houston, he graduated from Alief Elsik High School and pursued advanced studies at Oakwood University and Meharry Medical College. His expertise grew during a General Practice Residency at the University of Pennsylvania-Veteran Affairs Medical Center and he earned a certificate in IV Sedation from Augusta University. Apart from patient care, Dr. Williams educates GP’s in 3rd molar surgery and spearheads the “The JW Method” movement globally. Additionally, he authors works, speaks internationally, and serves at the UT Health School of Dentistry in Houston. Embracing “Service Above Self,” he aspires to elevate dental standards and motivate upcoming general practitioners.


    • Dr. Williams has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
    • The staff of the University of Washington Office of Continuing Dental Education have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    Course Logistics

    Wednesday, March 20, 2024

    Online Webinar

    The dental professional

    5:00pm – 7:00pm Pacific Standard time


    2 hours


    *The University of Washington in conjunction with the Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 35 of its member schools jointly presents the “ACDE Webinar Series”

    This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental health care professional’s schedule and interests.

    Conflict of Interest
    In accordance with the ADA CERP Standard V., everyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests and this information will be made available to participants at the start of the course.

    As a continuing education provider, University of Washington Continuing Dental Education is responsible for ensuring the content, quality and scientific integrity of all continuing dental education activities for which credit is provided. The School is also responsible for taking steps to protect against and/or disclose any conflict of interest of the faculty/instructors presenting those courses.

    Cancellation and Refunds
    For this live webinar, a registration refund will be issued for cancellations received by Tuesday, March 19, 2024. Registration will remain open until the webinar begins – NO REFUNDS will be accepted once the webinar has begun. Cancellations must be received in email to The cancellation request must include: the name of the course, name of the person registered, name of the person requesting the cancellation, and the reason for the cancellation.

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    Dental education institutions have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In so doing, some presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. Sponsorship of a continuing education course by the University of Washington does not necessarily imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, procedure, or product by this institution.

    The University of Washington Continuing Dental Education cautions continuing dental education participants that there are potential risks of using limited knowledge when incorporating new techniques and procedures into the practice of dentistry, especially when the continuing education course has not provided supervised clinical experience and/or competency tests in the techniques or procedures.

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    This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the University of Washington and ACDE member schools.

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    University of Washington designates this activity for 2 continuing education credits.