Killer Smile? The Oral- Systemic Connection!

22 Mar 2019
1:30 pm-3:00 pm

Killer Smile? The Oral- Systemic Connection!

Speaker: Dr. Mia Geisinger

Oral health is integral to overall health. This program will focus on the interactions between oral and systemic health for various populations. Educating patients about the importance of their dental health to the rest of their body is a critical part of our role as healthcare providers. The course will also outline the implementation wellness concepts inĀ  your practice in a doctor directed, staff-led team approach for improving outcomes for your patients. 
 
Course Objectives:
  • Better understand the current scientific evidence for the oral systemic connection
  • Develop strategies targeted at particular populations (pregnant patients, patients with diabetes, etc.) to address their unique needs with personalized care
  • Identify strategies to best optimize oral and overall health in their patients