Treating children in a dental office is often a daunting task. Although the dentistry may be straightforward, the patient attached to the tooth can be much more complicated. This lecture will present tips and tricks- including magic and minimally invasive restorative options for dealing with the pediatric population. It will hopefully assist the practitioner in changing a dental visit from something unpleasant to something to look forward to.
At the completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Develop a new mindset in behavior management incorporate techniques presented to assist in treating patients with more difficult needs
- Understand how and when to optimally use distraction techniques
- Understand and incorporate concepts of minimally invasive dentistry
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Level of skill recommended for participants:
Of interest to Dentists, Students & Residents, Dental Auxiliaries and Dental Office Staff
Eyal Simchi, DDS – is the owner of Riverfront Pediatric Dentistry and is a dentist who does things differently. His combination of minimally invasive dental techniques as well as his innovative behavior management style has made him a trailblazer in the field of pediatric dentistry. His use of SDF has been featured in The New York times and his magic tricks have been shown on NBC Nightly News as well as the Kelly Clarkson show. Dr Simchi is a sought-after lecturer and is frequently consulted by dentists around the world for difficult cases in pediatric dentistry. He is a contributing author to the SMART oral health: the medical management of caries as well as the textbook on Behavior management in dentistry for children.
Instructor Disclosure of any conflicts of interest:
Speaker has declared no conflicts of interest.
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