DHAA NSW - Orthodontics with Dr Derek Mahony
$105.49 – $468.95
DHAA NSW - Orthodontics with Dr Derek Mahony

DHAA NSW - Orthodontics with Dr Derek Mahony

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Airport Function Centre

85 Bourke Road

#6

Alexandria, NSW 2015

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The DHAA Ltd invites you to join us for a day on Orthodontics with Dr Derek Mahony.

The course is suitable for Dentists, Hygienists and Oral Health Therapists.

The last hour of the Course will be dedicated to scope of practice for Dental Hygeinists and Oral therapists in regards to orthodontics.

Interceptive Orthodontic Treatment in the mixed dentition

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

The identification, evaluation, control and neutralization of worsening factors in a developing malocclusion.

Review of facial growth patterns and a rational choice of diagnostic and therapeutic orthodontic treatment procedures.

Clinicians will be shown how to minimize skeletal, dentoalveolar and muscular problems, by the end of the transition to the permanent dentition.

PROGRAM OUTLINE:

  • Interceptive orthodontics
  • Growth modification
  • Patient co-operation
  • Early treatment philosophy
  • Age 3-7 diagnosis and treatment
  • Oral habits: thumb, tongue, pacifier
  • Posterior cross bite
  • Anterior cross bite
  • Allergies, adenoids and airways
  • Eruption problems
  • Harmonizing width of the dental arches
  • Improving speech problems
  • Simplifying and/or shortening treatment time for later corrective orthodontics
  • Reducing the likelihood of impacted permanent teeth
  • Myo-functional therapy
  • Maintaining early treatment changes as the face matures
  • Interceptive therapies in Class III malocclusions
  • Treatment and prevention of craniomandibular disorders in paediatric dentistry
  • Prevention and treatment of periodontal problems in interceptive orthodontics
  • Prevention and treatment of dental trauma

BENEFITS OF EARLY TREATMENT

Influence jaw growth in a positive manner

Harmonize width of the dental arches

Improve eruption patterns

Lower risk of trauma to protruded upper incisors

Correct harmful oral habits

Improve aesthetics and self esteem

Simplify and/or shorten treatment time for later corrective orthodontics

Reduce the likelihood of impacted permanent teeth

Improve some speech problems

Preserve or gain space for erupting permanent teeth


The day will include morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Please email any dietry requirements to sec.dhaansw@gmail.com

Cancellation Policy

Before June 20th 2017 refund minus booking fee

After June 20th 50%

Less then 7 days no refunds given

Tickets may be transferred into another name

All cancellations must be emailed to sec.dhaansw@gmail.com

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85 Bourke Road

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Alexandria, NSW 2015

Australia

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