Speaker: Dr. Noah Letwin
Cost: FREE for members 0-10 years out of dental school
Complimentary light breakfast provided.
Please note: This expanded, Saturday morning Academy course will be held at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue and can seat up to 75 attendees!
This lecture will review basic oral surgery techniques for the general dentist.
- Patient evaluation
- Case selection
- Instrument selection
- Exodontia and other surgical techniques
- Flap design
- Sectioning Teeth
- Pre-prosthetic surgery
- Post operative concerns
- What and when to prescribe
- Managing complications
- Knowing when to refer
At the end of this lecture you will have a better understanding if these are procedures you wish to perform for your patients.
Dr. Letwin received his PhD in pharmacology from the George Washington and his DDS from The University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. He completed the Swedish Medical Center, General Practice Residency. He is currently the Dental Director of the Swedish Community Specialty Clinic, a free extraction clinic located at Swedish Medical Center. He is a co-owner of Seattle Special Care Dentistry, a dental office that focuses on medically complex patients, where he practices as a general dentist.