What the AAO says about Phase I treatment – By age 7, Anterior XB, Posterior XB., Severe crowding, Open Bite, Protrusion, Ectopic Eruption, Complete Cl 3, Diastema, Oral Habits
Is Phase I treatment as Early as It Gets? – At Birth: CLP, NAM/feeding plates, F/U for pre-phase 1, phase 1 with prep for bone graft, phase 2, phase 3 w orthognathic sx, What to look for in the primary dentition to prep the parents?
When early tx is indicated and why?
Who does the Phase II treatment? – Timing for Phase 2 and Indications
Controversy about Phase I – dropping code 8060
Cases – good and bad
Summary & Questions
At the completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Recognize what the AAO says about early tx
- Differentiate when the earliest treatment should or can be started
- Describe what to look for in the primary dentition to prep the parents
- Identify when and why early treatment is indicated
- Identify when and why early treatment can wait
- Differentiate between good, mediocre and not great Phase I cases
CE Credit Units:
Level of skill recommended for participants:
Of interest to Dentists, Students & Residents, Dental Auxiliaries and Dental Office Staff
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Course Materials Features
- Lessons 2
- Topics 0
- Quizzes 1
- Students 1
- Certificate Yes
- Assignment No
- Category Breathing Disorders
- Lecture Length 120 minutes
- Original Release Date April 2, 2022
- Review Date April 2, 2022
- Expiration Date April 2, 2025