The CE course "Facial Aesthetics: Looking Beyond Enamel and Gingiva" with Dr. Timothy Hess will take place on Thursday, November 15 from 1-2 PM at the DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport.
Facial Aesthetics: Looking Beyond Enamel and Gingiva
Thursday, November 15 from 1-2 PM
DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport
18740 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98188
Evergreen 3 & 4
Speaker: Dr. Timothy Hess
CE Credit: 1
The Doctor of Dental Medicine or Dental Surgery is not merely a barber surgeon. The dentist possesses an intimate knowledge of head and neck anatomy, disease processes and craniofacial conditions. We have surgical experience that surpasses many other health care professionals. Administration of Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers for aesthetic or therapeutic procedures of the head and neck is a natural extension of the dentist’s skill set. Facial aesthetics involves looking beyond the enamel and gingiva and addressing the tissues that frame a smile.
- A review of the dentist’s existing knowledge of head and neck anatomy to illustrate why we are the logical choice as a clinician to address facial aesthetics.
- A discussion of physical changes that occur to the hard and soft tissues of the head and neck over time.
- An introduction to common oral medicine therapies and aesthetic applications of Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers.
About Timothy A Hess, DDS, MAGD
Dr. Hess is a graduate of the University of Alberta and completed his DDS degree from the University of Washington in 1994. He is an Affiliate Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry, Affiliate Faculty in Oral Medicine and the Director of the Tucker Institute at the UW School of Dentistry. He currently lectures on implant failures due to restorative techniques, operative techniques, zirconia restorations as well as facial aesthetics including the topics of Botulinum toxin and dermal fillers.
He is a Past-President of the Seattle-King County Dental Society. Dr. Hess is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, Pierre Fauchard Academy, American College of Dentist and has received his Life Long Service Recognition from the Academy of General Dentistry.
Course Sponsored by Concerned Dentists of Washington State
PACE CE certificate sponsored by Jet City Study Club