Myth-busting Occlusion for the General Dentist
With Dr Barry Glassman
Bruxism is prevalent throughout the UK, however patient awareness of the condition is low. Whilst for some bruxism doesn’t cause any serious problems, for many, the side effects can be painful and persistent. Treatment with an occlusal splint can significantly reduce symptoms
Day 1 - Theory session
Led by Dr Barry Glassman, an internationally recognised authority on chronic pain management, this course simplifies occlusion and teaches you the screening methods needed to help patients presenting with bruxism:
Occlusion - when it matters and when it doesn’t
Design of occlusal splints
Non-compliance of splints and how to avoid this
Why restorations fail time after time
The myths of dentistry that never really made any sense
Joint position when contemplating major dentistry – you’ll be surprised!
Day 2 - Practical Session
During this session, Dr Glassman will pass on vital practical advice from his many years of experience in the construction, fitting and adjustment of occlusal splints. He will present a live SCi construction masterclass and each delegate will have the opportunity to make and be fitted with an SCi splint.
It is highly recommended that you have attended at least one of Dr Glassman's theoretical sessions, attended last year's seminars, or have watched Dr Glassmans DVD before attending this session.
Splint design selection
Improve your SCi (NTI-tss) construction technique
How to monitor and adjust splints for optimum efficacy
What is included:
You will also receive a digital copy of the seminar to refer back to and share with your practice team.
Courses & dates
Traumatic Occlusion and Bruxism - NTI-tss Therapeutic Protocol
Presented by Dr Barry Glassman
DVD Training Pack (6 hrs Verifiable CPD) £195.00 inc VAT & delivery
The seminar was professionally filmed and is now available as a DVD training pack, complete with course notes. The 2011 Bruxism Awareness Week Lecture by Dr Glassman on 24 October was very well received by an audience of 100 dentists at the Royal College of Physicians in London. This DVD-based option captures Dr Glassman's passion for the subject, and will give you the opportunity to learn from one of the world's leading experts in dental sleep medicine.
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