Continuing Dental Education

CE1871: Oral Medicine Update 2019

Diagnosis and Nonsurgical Management of Orofacial Disorders in Dental Practice

Mark Drangsholt, DDS, MPH, PhD; David Dean, DDS, MSD, Michael Martin, DDS PhD and Oral Medicine Faculty at the UW School of Dentistry

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This course has been cancelled.

Course Description

Patients visiting dental offices present with a growing number of complex orofacial complaints. This course will highlight orofacial conditions commonly encountered in practice and the management of these disorders using multiple modalities.

Course Topics

This program is still being finalized. Potential topics may include the following (we will update the website as new topics are confirmed):

  • Which dental and orofacial disorders cause the most disability for people today?
  • Simplified Evidence-Based Management of TMD.
  • Oral Allergies – Gold, composite, local anesthetics?
  • Detecting and treating the “invisible” conditions in dental practice oral dysesthesias, neuropathy, and other unusual disorders.
  • New State Laws on Opioids and Effect on Acute/Chronic pain management.


Department of Oral Medicine Faculty, including:
Mark Drangsholt is Professor and Chair of the Department of Oral Medicine at the UW School of Dentistry.

Dr. David DeanDAVID DEAN is Assistant Professor and Director of the Oral Medicine Graduate Program at the UW School of Dentistry.

MICHAEL MARTIN is Professor in the Department of Oral Medicine at the UW School of Dentistry.

Course Logistics

Friday, April 5, 2019

The Mountaineers Club
7700 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115

This course is designed for specialists, dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants.

This course has been cancelled.

Registration and Continental Breakfast: 8:00am – 8:30am
Course: 8:30am – 4:30pm

7 hours

* This course is eligible for a 10% discount if you are member of the UW Dental Alumni Association.

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The University of Washington is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

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The University of Washington is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education.

University of Washington designates this activity for 7 continuing education credits.