Dental Cone Beam Computed Tomography

Dental Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT1)

Full Course: 8 ADA CERP/AGD PACE Credits (EXPIRES 04/14/21) for CE/CPD (Code 165) or 14 for California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE) for CE/CPD Credits

Courses are appropriate for:  General Dentists, Oral Surgeons, Endodontists, Geriatric Dental Specialists, Dental Implant Surgeons, Prosthodontists, Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists

Dental Cone Beam Computed Tomography Series 1 (CBCT1) Topics Include: Basics of CBCT Technology, Panoramic Imaging, Problems with Two Dimensional Imaging, Why Consider CBCT, Compare CBCT to Other Dental Radiolgraphy Modalites, and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Short) below:
Full Course:
CBCT1
Full Course Price:
$580
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Full

Instructor Bio

Jeffery B. Price, DDS, MS

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Price is a Clinical Associate Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology and Director of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry in Baltimore, MD and is board certified by the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology at the UNC School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill, NC, and a visiting faculty member at the Spear Education Center and LD Pankey Institute. Before entering the specialty of Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology, Dr. Price practiced general and adult restorative dentistry in Hendersonville, NC, for 24 years. While in practice, Dr. Price completed the continuum at the L.D. Pankey Institute in Key Biscayne, FL.  He attained his Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry as well as Diplomate status in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Price is currently a Senior Editorial Board Member for the ICOI-sponsored journal, Implant Dentistry and is a reviewer for the International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and the Journal of Dental Education.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None reported

Topics

What is CBCT?

Software Review

Introduction to 3D Radiographic Anatomy

Radiation Safety

Ethics & Medicolegal Review

Introduction to use of CBCT in Implantology

Use of CBCT in other Clinical ApplicationS

Introduction to Radiographic Interpretation

Course Objective

Students completing the course should achieve a basic understanding of the following attributes of Dental Cone Beam CT:

•Be able to discuss the basic principles of CBCT; and, specifically, be able to list and discuss the main differences between Dental CBCT and Medical CT

•Be able to describe the advantages and disadvantages of the leading CBCT viewing software programs; and, to understand the importance of tasks such as drawing the panoramic curve and mapping the mandibular canal in CBCT volumes

•Be able to recognize common anatomic landmarks in 3D radiographic images

•Be able to describe the risks and benefits of CBCT examinations

•Understand the importance of recognizing abnormalities and incidental findings in CBCT images

•Evaluate and select appropriate CBCT viewing software

•Minimize the presence of CBCT imaging errors and artifacts in order to maximize image quality

•Outline and discuss selection criteria, reporting responsibilities, medicolegal requirements and accepted standards of the use of CBCT imaging

Accreditation

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider of ADA-CERP, AGD-PACE and the California Board of Dental Examiners.

 
 

California Board of Dental Examiners (CBDE)

American Seminar Institute is an approved provider for the California Board of Dental Examiners, License# 2068, Original Issuance Date:  01/27/88; Expiration Date:  01/31/20. Credits satisfy California Dental Education Requirements, as well as most State and Dental Academy requirements.

                                                                                                           

Because each individual agency/academy/state has specific requirements, it is necessary that you consult with the appropriate agency/academy/state regarding final approval of continuing education credits.

Produced:  04/15/2018      Expires for ADA/AGD Credit: 04/14/2021

Additional Information

Additional Dental Continuing Education (CE/CPD) options available:

Other courses of interest may include:  Foundations in Pediatric DentistryConquering Difficult CasesHead and Neck Cancer and Orofacial Pain and Temporomandibular Disorder

For up-coming courses, please visit: Dental Courses Coming Soon There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses that are soon to be released.