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Continuing Education Programs

2019 Winter Courses


If registering two days prior to a course, call 212-573-8500 to register by phone with a credit card. We accept payment with American Express, MasterCard, or Visa.


Dentistry for the Older Patient to Improve Overall Health

  • Fri, Feb 01, 2019 | 9:30 AM - Fri, Feb 01, 2019 | 4:30 PM
  • Address: 622 Third Avenue, 9th floor, New York, NY, United States
  • Phone: 212-573-8500

Register

CE hours: 6.5
tuition: $335; non-ADA members add $40
Register by January 3 for the Early Bird Discount.

Older adults make up the fastest growing segment of the world population. The projected number of people who will be 65 or older in the year 2050 is 86.7 million, or 21% of the population. This presentation discusses the special needs of the older population, including age-related changes, medical issues, effects of medication, difficulty doing home care, and access to care.

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • the challenges of treating the older patient;
  • common medical issues and common oral systemic issues present in the mouth;
  • how to make your office senior-friendly; and
  • how to educate the older patient and work with families and physicians.

RESULTS
Attendees will learn about the special oral healthcare needs of the aging population and how to perform esthetic and removable dentistry when medical issues and dementia are present.

Arnold I. Liebman, DDS
Assistant Clinical Professor, New York University College of Dentistry; Attending Dentist, Lincoln Hospital Dental Residency Program. ALPI Dental Product Design: Product Design & Development for Dentistry. Dr. Liebman maintains a practice in Brooklyn, New York.

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2019 Winter Courses
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