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Diagnosing and Treating Occlusal Pathology

Dr. Scott Cairns, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, recently presented the webinar “Fundamentals of Occlusion: Diagnosing and Treating Occlusal Pathology.”

The recorded webinar can be accessed on-demand through the CDEWorld continuing education (CE) website. View the full webinar: Fundamentals of Occlusion: Diagnosing and Treating Occlusal Pathology

In the webinar, Dr. Cairns reviews the fundamental concepts to applying occlusion to practice. The main learning objectives of this webinar are as follows.

  • Categorize and classify a patient based on the examination results of the occlusion and temporomandibular joint
  • Discuss how to treat patient muscle pain with the use of a single appliance (full coverage flat plane)
  • Describe the rules for posterior determinants of occlusion to a single tooth or incomplete quadrant dentistry

You can take the accredited CE quiz to earn 1 free self-instructed CE unit.

Access the Fundamentals of Occlusion: Diagnosing and Treating Occlusal Pathology webinar to take the quiz.

Dr. Scott Cairns

Dr. Scott Cairns

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Dr. Scott Cairns

Dr. Scott Cairns graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 1999 and is a multiple-office owner dentist supported by Pacific Dental Services®. In his 15+ years of practice experience, Dr. Cairns has been recognized as a subject matter expert in both occlusion and dental photography. He has had numerous speaking engagements, published articles, and more. To learn more about Dr. Scott Cairns, visit his PDS Institute® faculty page.

About Pacific Dental Services

PDS® is the country’s leading dental business support organization, serving over 550 dental practices nationwide. Learn more at PacificDentalServices.com