PM HANDS-ON
PRACTICAL DENTAL SLEEP MEDICINE
DR. STEVE CARSTENSEN

FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 2018

  • TIME: 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM
  • AUDIENCE: Dentist, DA & EFDA
  • CE UNITS: 3.0
  • LECTURE #: 023
  • AGD CODE: 160
  • MODERATORS: Dr. Lon Kessler and Dr. Larry Stone

Attendees will be given rationale for matching the patient to the right choice of Mandibular Advancement Device, troubleshoot problems they have had in practice, experience taking records for making excellent appliances, see what to look for on sleep reports, and take home a semi-custom temporary sleep appliance of their own.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Fit and discuss rationale of use of temporary appliances for SDB
  • Describe the various types of mandibular advancement devices and for which patients they might be most appropriate
  • Have confidence recording the 3D bite registration and AM Aligner
star TUITION (Before February 12, 2018)
Second District Members: $295
ADA Members Outside of Second District: $295
Non-ADA Member: $295
Staff: $295

STEVE CARSTENSEN, DDS

Steve Carstensen, DDS, has been treating sleep apnea and snoring for 20 years, has completed training at UCLA's Mini-Residency in Sleep and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine. He lectures internationally at over 20 events per year training dentists in sleep medicine, directs sleep education at the Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education and Spear Education and is a faculty member of the Sleep Residency Program at University of the Pacific and Louisiana State University. For the AADSM, he was a Board Member, Secretary-Treasurer and President-Elect. From 2007–2010 Steve served the ADA on the Council for Annual Sessions and was Chair of the 2010 ADA meeting. Since 2014, he has been Editor-in-Chief of Dental Sleep Practice Magazine. Together, with a partner, he founded Premier Sleep, a practice in Bellevue, WA, entirely devoted to helping people breathe better and sleep better.