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Introduction to Athletic Mouth Guards: Protective or Non-Protective

Introduction to Athletic Mouth Guards: Protective or Non-Protective

Introduction to Athletic Mouth Guards: Protective or Non-Protective

Ray R. Padilla, DDS
Ray R. Padilla, DDS
on behalf of DrBicuspid

$56.00 $ 56.00 $ 56.00

$56.00 $ 56.00 $ 56.00

$ 56.00 $ 56.00 $ 56.00
$ 56.00 $ 56.00 $ 56.00
Normal Price: $56.00 $56.00

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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 describes the different types of athletic mouth guards and provides information that will enable the dentist to give patients the opportunity to make an informed choice as to what they need for true protection.

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Objectives
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to do the following:Understand the basic differences between various types of athletic mouth guards.Recognize the differences and variations in fit and levels of protection offered by different mouth guards.Understand the role of the health professional in decision-making as to which types of mouth guards should be used in specific situations.Know the difference between vacuum fabrication and pressure fabrication of athletic mouth guards.Realize the importance of a properly fitted mouth guard and the athlete's compliance in wearing it.
Ray R. Padilla, DDS

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Ray R. Padilla, DDS
on behalf of DrBicuspid

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)
  • 2.00 Credits

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