10/06/2022 (5pm-8pm Pacific / 8pm-11pm Eastern) Simple Orthodontics For The General Dentist

10/06/2022 (5pm-8pm Pacific / 8pm-11pm Eastern) Simple Orthodontics For The General Dentist

Simple Orthodontics for The General Dentist

Live, Interactive Webcast Continuing Education Course - 3 Hours Credit

Instructor: Dr. Virgil Karnatz DDS

Course Description:

This course is designed for the general dentist that would like to add simple orthodontics to their practice. We will discuss the use of several removable orthodontic appliances including clear aligners (Invisalign) as well as their limitations. We will also discuss the Short Term Ortho (STO) fixed orthodontic system, how it works, and why it only takes six months to finish the smile. Retention is very important to a finished case, so we will also discuss the options for retainers.

After completing this course, the clinician will be able to:

  1. Understand the benefits of providing orthodontics in the general practice
  2. Understand the process of patient selection and treatment planning
  3. Understand the use of removable orthodontic appliances
    • Hawley
    • Schwarz
    • Twin Block
    • Herbst
    • Frankel
  4. Understand the use of clear aligners (Invisalign)
  5. Understand the use of the Short Term Ortho (STO) fixed appliance

About Live, Interactive Webcast Continuing Education Seminars:

A live, interactive webcast seminar is similar to attending a continuing education seminar in your community,
except that you attend via your computer. Each course is done live in a format that allows your participation.

Anyone who has access to a computer that can play sound can participate in an ACES webcast seminar. No
special computer knowledge or equipment is required to participate in our webcast seminars.

When you enroll in any ACES webcast course, you will be sent an e-mail with complete information on how to
join the online seminar and a copy of the course syllabus. At the conclusion of your live seminar, you will complete
a course examination online. You will then be able to print your continuing education certificate from your computer.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships:

Instructor: Dr. Virgil Karnatz - No relevant financial relationship to report

Education Advisory Committee (EAC): Members of the EAC have no relevant financial relationships to report

ACES ownership and staff: No relevant financial relationship to report

Advanced Continuing Education Systems is an ADA CERP Recognized provider for dental continuing education.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Advanced Continuing Education Systems designates this activity for 3 continuing education credits.

Advanced Continuing Education Systems (Provider RP4393) has been approved by the Dental Board of California as a provider of dental continuing education.

To learn more about ACES and this course: call 888-844-ACES