Florida Dental Convention

FDC2023 Session Directory

Oral Pathology for the Dental Hygienist

Course Code: C05
Speaker: Dr. Ashley Clark, DDS
CE Hours: 2.00
Start: Thursday, June 29, 2023, 9:00 AM
End: Thursday, June 29, 2023, 11:00 AM
Audience: Hygienists


 EARLY 4/14


 ONSITE 6/16 






This course is designed to inform attendees about various oral pathologic lesions of the oral cavity. The oral health care professional should be able to identify common lesions and understand how to manage patients with such conditions. This lecture will provide protocols to properly manage and discuss the treatment plan with patients presenting with various oral pathologic lesions.

Learning objectives:

Participants will be able to:

  • identify common lesions of the oral cavity during routine examination.
  • determine how to properly document oral pathologic lesions.
  • discover how to properly manage patients presenting with various oral pathologic lesions.
  • discuss the treatment plan and prognosis of various oral pathologic lesions with patients.

Speaker: Dr. Ashley Clark, DDS, Cutaneous and Maxillofacial Pathology Laboratory

About the speaker: Dental degree, Indiana University School of Dentistry; certificate in oral and maxillofacial pathology, University of Florida College of Dentistry.

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

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