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Simplify your Orthodontic Diagnosis

Simplify your Orthodontic Diagnosis

Simplify your Orthodontic Diagnosis

Dr. Derek Mahony
Dr. Derek Mahony
on behalf of Dental Town

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
Normal Price: $36.00 $36.00

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Launch date: 08 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 08 Mar 2017

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

This course will provide an overview of the diagnostic protocols used by Dr. Derek Mahony in diagnosing patients who present with various orthodontic problems. The goal of achieving optimum skeletal and dental stability will be complemented with a functional evaluation of airway and supporting muscles of the head and neck. This easy to follow step by step protocol will make orthodontic diagnosis thorough and organized.

Objectives

Objectives
Evaluate patients using the 54 malocclusions checklist Have an understanding of the importance of proper airway and muscle function Learn the optimal time to treat based on cervical vertebral maturation Quickly assess patients for myofunctional problems and soft tissue dysfunction that may be affecting craniofacial growth Know the order of operation for treatment goals for the best treatment outcomes and long term stability
Dr. Derek Mahony

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Dr. Derek Mahony
on behalf of Dental Town

Derek Mahony is a Sydney based Specialist Orthodontist who has spoken to thousands of practitioners about the benefits of interceptive orthodontic treatment. Early in his career Dr. Mahony learned from leading clinicians the dramatic effect functional appliance therapy can afford patients in orthodontic treatment. He has been combining the fixed and functional appliance approach ever since. After completing his Dental Degree at the University of Sydney Dr. Mahony proceeded to the United Kingdom where he completed his Masters Degree in Orthodontics at the Eastman Dental Hospital, Institute of Dental Surgery, London.Further studies led to the successful completion of a Diploma in Orthodontics at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. Dr. Mahony has also passed the Royal College of Dentists in Canada post graduate examination in the field of orthodontics.Dr. Mahony has passed examinations leading to a postgraduate qualification in Dentofacial Orthopaedics from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow. He has also attained his Membership in Orthodontics qualification from the Royal College of Surgeons, England.Dr. Mahony is a contributing editor to the Journal of Clinical Paediatric Dentistry, International Orthodontic Journal and Spanish Journal of Dentofacial Orthopaedics. Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:Evaluate patients using the 54 malocclusions checklistHave an understanding of the importance of proper airway and muscle functionLearn the optimal time to treat based on cervical vertebral maturationQuickly assess patients for myofunctional problems and soft tissue dysfunction that may be affecting craniofacial growthKnow the order of operation for treatment goals for the best treatment outcomes and long term stabilityDisclosure: Dr. Mahony declares that neither he nor any member of his family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program, nor does he have a financial interest in any commercial product(s) or service(s) he will discuss in the presentation.

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This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Academy of General Dentistry (PACE)
  • 1.50 Hours

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