Florida Dental Convention
Oral Complications and Prevention Strategies for Older Adults
Course code: C35
Start time: Friday, June 28, 2019, 9:00 AM
End time: Friday, June 28, 2019, 12:00 PM
Room: OSCEOLA B
Recommended Participants: Dentists, Assistants, Hygienists
CE Hours: 3.00
Track: ORAL MEDICINE, ORAL PATHOLOGY
Partial Sponsor:
Colgate
Florida Association of Periodontists

Speaker: Dr. Gregory Oxford, DDS, MS, PhD

About the speaker: Dental degree, Emory University; Ph.D. in molecular biology, University of Florida; private practice, St. Augustine, FL.

I nor any members of my immediate family have any financial relationships with any commercial entities that may be relevant during this presentation.

Disclosure: Neither I nor members of my immediate family have any financial relationships with commercial entities that may be relevant to this presentation.

REGISTRATION CATEGORY 

 EARLY 4/5 

 REGULAR 

 ONSITE 6/15 

DENTIST - FDA/ADA MEMBER

$65

$75

$85

NON-MEMBER DENTIST

$70

$80

$90

TEAM MEMBER

$45

$55

$65


Description:
Americans are living longer, with more teeth and more oral complications than ever. Dr. Oxford will discuss the physiologic changes in the aging dentition and common oral and dental diseases in this older population. He also will discuss the relationship between periodontal and systemic diseases, and discuss the future management strategies of oral disease in the older adult.

Partial Sponsor: Colgate

Learning objectives:

Participants will be able to:

  • recognize physiologic changes in the dentition of the elderly patient. 
  • discuss oral and dental diseases in this population.
  • appreciate the relationship between periodontal and systemic diseases.
  • suggest management strategies of oral disease in older adults.







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