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A Guide to Sports Dentistry

A Guide to Sports Dentistry

A Guide to Sports Dentistry

Stewart Balikov, Ray Padilla, DDS
Stewart Balikov, Ray Padilla, DDS
on behalf of DrBicuspid

$35.00 $ 35.00 $ 35.00

$35.00 $ 35.00 $ 35.00

$ 35.00 $ 35.00 $ 35.00
$ 35.00 $ 35.00 $ 35.00
Normal Price: $35.00 $35.00

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Launch date: 23 Feb 2017
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Last updated: 07 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 offers a detailed description of the function of a sports dentist, including the major orofacial injuries suffered by athletes and their treatment.

Objectives

Objectives
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to do the following:Describe the duties of a sports or team dentist.Understand why it is important for a team dentist to recognize injuries or abnormalities that are not dental.Understand the legal aspects of sports or team dentistry.Discuss the Good Samaritan Law in relation to the team dentist.Discuss the different types of mouth guards and the protective aspects of each type.Describe the benefits of proper and properly fitted protective devices.Understand the requirements and importance of thorough preseason dental screening.Discuss the questions to ask prior to treatment of any trauma injury and the reasons for those questions.
Stewart Balikov, Ray Padilla, DDS

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Stewart Balikov, Ray Padilla, DDS
on behalf of DrBicuspid

Stewart Balikov Dr. Balikov is a dental consultant to the Los Angeles Raiders, team dentist for Alemany High School in Mission Hills, California, and is affiliated with California State University Northridge, and Los Angeles Valley College. He maintains a private practice in Beverly Hills, California. Ray P. Padilla Dr. Padilla is on faculty at the UCLA School of Dentistry, Department of Hospital Dentistry and presently teaches a Sports Dentistry Selective. His involvement in Sports Dentistry includes being on the dental staff of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles; Chief organizer of dental screening for the 1988 United States Olympic Team prior to their departure to Seoul, Korea; Dental Commissioner for World Cup Soccer '94; team dentist for 14 years at Bishop Amat High School; and presently the team dentist for the Los Angeles Galaxy of Major League Soccer. He provided the mouth guards for the United States Olympic Water Polo Team for the '96 Atlanta Olympic Games and presently works with the United States National Soccer Team as one of their consulting dentists. He has lectured internationally on Sports Dentistry and has published many articles on mouth guards, injury treatment, and prevention in periodicals such as the Journal of the American Dental Association, Sports Illustrated for Kids, and American Football Quarterly. He maintains a private practice in West Covina, California.

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

  • American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program ( ADA CERP)
  • 1.00 Credits

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