Dental Education
Online Dental Education Dental education lectures and videos Online dental ce Dental education articles Expert dental educators Dental products education Dental Community
 
Video Details
Dental Diagnosis & Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Part 2

Description:
In this clinical video demonstration in private practice, Dr. Maurice Salama takes you through his routine for evaluating and testing patients who present with a airway related sleep disorder. In this 2nd section, the diagnostic methodology is continued along with a thorough description of the fabrication, utilization and verification of the efficacy of appliance therapy to overcome the airway obstruction often found in patients exhibiting sleep apnea.

Date Added:
6/20/2010

Author(s):

Maurice Salama, DMD Maurice Salama, DMD
Dr. Maurice A. Salama completed his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York at Binghamton in 1985, where he received his BS in Biology. Dr. Salama r...
[read more]

Recognized Institutes





Online Videos / Restorative / Crowns and Bridges / Dental Diagnosis & Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Part 2




Questions & Comments
Kirk Rathburn - (12/30/2017 9:41 AM)

What if the patient can't tolerate the MAD you have constructed? His financial expenditure has been significant and the device will end up in a vanity drawer. I might suggest a proof in concept approach utilizing a temporary device that the patient actually uses at home and an actual titration process is carried out. Great Lakes Orthodontics offers an inexpensive temporary device called a" My Tap" that allows for titration of VDO and mandibular advancement. Once the patient reports they are comfortable with the device and the symptoms have improved a final MAD can be fabricated, thus carrying thru with the proof in concept approach. With much admiration, Kirk R. Rathburn DDS

Barbara Lewis-heywood - (10/15/2013 2:30 PM)

How can I do this in my dental office?

Barbara Lewis-heywood - (10/15/2013 2:29 PM)

Great

Related Videos
Dental Diagnosis & Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Part 1 Premium Member Content

Dental Diagnosis & Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Part 1
Dr. Maurice Salama and staff take you through their routine for evaluating and testing patients who present with a airway related sleep disorder.

Presented By:: Maurice Salama, DMD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Dr. Douglas Terry on Ceramic Restorations Premium Member Content

Dr. Douglas Terry on Ceramic Restorations
Dr. Douglas Terry discusses the many areas of ceramic restorations.

Presented By:: Ronald Goldstein, DDS;Douglas A. Terry, DDS
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
The Clinical Relevance of Digital Dentistry & 3D Technologies Premium Member Content

The Clinical Relevance of Digital Dentistry & 3D Technologies
The implementation of modern digital technologies into the clinical practice requires a step by step process. Photography, optical scanning and stitching of CBCT images allow for Digitally rendered smile designs that then lead to guided procedures and 3D printing of mockups, provisionals and surgical guides. This presentation will highlight the role of digital dentistry in a modern dental office and the steps required to prepare oneself for this evolution. 

Presented By:: Marko Tadros, DMD
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
“Finally” - Predictable Indirect Conservative Posterior Restorations Premium Member Content

“Finally” - Predictable Indirect Conservative Posterior Restorations
Nowadays the maintenance of “a nice smile” represents the main desire of our patients and the request for tooth colored restorations is very high. This lecture aims to point out the relevant guidelines for obtaining predictable indirect posterior restorations through the evaluation of a correct biomechanical approach rather than giving just a “trendy” adhesive approach.

Presented By:: Prof. Francesco M. Mangani, MD, DDS
Presentation Style: Video
Community Rating:
 
Watch Now>>
Related Courses
Merging Orthodontics & Esthetic Dentistry for the Anterior Zone. A Complete Clinical & Laboratory Perspective - Part 2 of 2 Premium Member Content

Merging Orthodontics & Esthetic Dentistry for the Anterior Zone. A Complete Clinical & Laboratory Perspective - Part 2 of 2
Anterior zone represents a clinical challenge in dentofacial esthetics. This presentation is unique since we will illustrate multidisciplinary treatment for the anterior zone from A to Z. Through the perspective of a Master Dental Ceramist & Restorative Dentist combined with the input of the Orthodontist we will illustrate with clinical cases the management of anterior esthetic challenges. Skeletal & dental problems are treated through orthodontics & orthognatic surgery prior to periodontal plastic surgery & finally high quality restorative dentistry gives the final touch to our cases. Extensive details of the ceramic laboratory work will be explained & illustrated for preserving as much as possible tooth structure. The complete management of anterior veneers & metal free crowns will be explained in detail. Color & shapes are an integral part of this webinar.

Presented By:: Miguel Hirschhaut, DDS;Anabell E Bologna, DDS
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Credit)
Watch Now>>
Achieving Stable Esthetic Results with Implant Supported Restorations Premium Member Content

Achieving Stable Esthetic Results with Implant Supported Restorations
We will discuss basic concept regarding immediate implant placement and guided bone regeneration procedure related to the esthetic zone before focusing on the soft tissue management. We will describe the prosthetic procedures which are performed before, during and after the surgical procedures. Provisional restorations, impression techniques, prosthetic profiles and restorative materials will be presented. The purpose of the presentation is to provide a check list that will guide the clinician developing a proper analysis and diagnosis for the successful esthetic result with implant supported restoration.

Presented By:: Gianluca Paniz, DDS, MS, FACP;Luca Gobbato, DDS, MS
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit)
Watch Now>>
OCCLUSION: Can We Possibly Simplify It? - Part 1 Premium Member Content

OCCLUSION: Can We Possibly Simplify It? - Part 1
Over the past 20 years, many of us have been confused, frustrated, unsure and crazy about ... “How do I get my occlusion philosophy on the right path?” At NYU FMR we have developed tried and true techniques that are guaranteed to make you understand occlusion, contact points and mandibular movement that makes sense, is easy to diagnose and systematically treat with success. In addition being comfortable Restoring OVD, understanding TMJ joint position and treating the worn dentition. Using our SOT methods and Level 1-10 Occlusion Classification we can show you how to become successful in the “Occlusion” of your patients. Spend an hour with us and open up a whole new world of occlusion philosophy and understanding. This is the real deal!

Presented By:: Dean C. Vafiadis, DDS
Presentation Style: Online Self-Study Course
CE Hours: 1 CEU (Continuing Education Unit)
Watch Now>>
Related Articles
Recommended Shade Matching Protocol

Recommended Shade Matching Protocol
Following much research and clinical evaluation, this chapter outlines the authors’ recommendations for an ideal approach to shade matching: a combination of conventional techniques with new technologies.

Author(s): Stephen J. Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT
View Article>>
A Biometric Approach to Predictable Treatment of Clinical Crown Discrepancies

A Biometric Approach to Predictable Treatment of Clinical Crown Discrepancies
Dental professionals have long been guided by mathematical principles when interpreting aesthetic and tooth proportions for their patients. While many acknowledge that such principles are merely launch points for a smile design or reconstructive procedure, their existence appears to indicate practitioners’ desire for predictable, objective, and reproducible means of achieving success in aesthetic dentistry. This article introduces innovative aesthetic measurement gauges as a means of objectively quantifying tooth size discrepancies and enabling the clinician to perform aesthetic restorative dentistry with success and predictability.

Author(s): Stephen J. Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT
View Article>>
CAD/CAM Solutions for Minimally Invasive All-Ceramic Rehabilitation of Extended Erosive Lesions

CAD/CAM Solutions for Minimally Invasive All-Ceramic Rehabilitation of Extended Erosive Lesions
Dental erosion is a global health problem that can lead to significant functional and esthetic impairments of the affected patients. Treatment of sever cases with augmented loss of the vertical dimension of occlusion (VDO) represents a challenge for both the dental team and the patient. CAD/CAM technology was used in the presented case to analyze the inter-occlusal space. The case report documents a practical, digital approach and discusses the advantages related to treatment time, ease of treatment, and predictability.

Author(s): Petra C. Guess Gierthmuehlen, DDS; Enrico Steger, MDT
View Article>>
Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
©2020

Preferred Language: English Flag
Contact Us · Login ·