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Simple Space Maintenance

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Josh Wren, DMD , Simple Space Maintenance
Speaker: Josh Wren, DMD
Category: Pediatric Dentistry
Format: MP4 Video Released: 7/10/2013
Running Time: 1 hour Expiration Date: 6/30/2019
  4.7 (6 Reviews)
Review Date: 6/30/2016

CE Details

Credit Details
This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 435.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

Synopsis:
This course teaches why space maintenance is needed, when to place what appliance, and how to fabricate the various appliances. Space maintainers discussed include: wire nance, lower lingual holding arch (LLHA), band and loop, distal shoe, and distal band and loop. Our basic goal as dentists treating children is to PREVENT—(decay, pain, space loss, etc). The most commonly overlooked of these is the prevention of space loss.

Description of Speaker:
Josh Wren, DMD graduated dental school from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2005 and then attended the University of Kentucky where he obtained his certificate in Pediatric Dentistry. Upon graduation, Josh started Wren Pediatric Dentistry in Brandon, MS in July of 2007 and became a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2008.

Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
  • Identify why space maintenance is needed (even in the absence of a prematurely lost primary tooth)
  • Increase productivity while decreasing overhead
  • Think outside the box when designing various appliances
  • Learn how to fabricate the individual appliances
  • Identify when to place what type of space maintainer

Disclosure:
Dr. Wren declares that neither he nor any member of his family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program nor have a financial interest in any commercial products or services discussed in this program.

CE Reviews

Overall

4.7  (6 Total Reviews)
6 people would recommend this course to a friend.
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 4.7
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 4.8
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 4.7
Nice lecture
njenkins njenkins
9/10/2014 11:19:14 PM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 5
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 5
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 5
Thanks for sharing this. Be cool if you could show a video of you/assistant making a couple of these appliances in the lab. I'll figure it out I'm sure, but would make a great lecture even better. Thanks again!
Informative
smilever5 smilever5
9/12/2013 10:05:33 AM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 4
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 4
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 4
looking forward to more courses from the presenter
Good course
zilo zilo
8/15/2013 9:53:21 AM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 5
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 5
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 5
I found the course to be practical, and I would recommend it to anyone that sees kids in their practice. Additionally, the instructor was very helpful in answering questions I had after taking the course.
COncise and to the point
julawrence1 julawrence1
7/17/2013 2:12:38 PM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 4
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 5
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 4
It was a nice overview of when and how to use space maintainers.
Wow.... great presentation....
tiger cub tiger cub
7/17/2013 7:16:58 AM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 5
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 5
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 5
Hogo... this is your guy for pedo. can't wait for the SS crown, pulp treatment and local anes. for kids...
Outstanding!
howard howard
7/10/2013 7:06:47 PM
Instructor spoke clearly and was easy to understand 5
Course material was informative, organized, and up to date 5
Course objectives were consistent with course as advertised 5
You must watch "Simple Space Maintenance" by Josh Wren DMD at http://www.dentaltown.com/Dentaltown/OnlineCE.aspx?action=DETAILS&cid=318 who is an amazing all-star Board Certified Pediatric Dentist from Brandon Mississippi who is a genius at explaining complicated pediatric dentistry cases! I loved this down to earth, real life, bread and butter pediatric dentistry course! Josh has been a Townie since 2006 and has posted over 600 times. Dentaltown is extremely grateful to all of the helpful sharing of knowledge Josh has shared over the last seven years and we all hope we get many more online continuing education courses from him in the future! You ROCK Dr. Josh! Namaste. Howard Farran DDS, MBA
American General Dentistry (AGD), Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) approved, FAGD / MAGD CreditApproved PACE Program Provider
FAGD / MAGD Credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.
1/1/2016 to 12/31/2018
Provider ID# 304396
American Dental Association (ADA), Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP) provider
Farran Media is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.5 hours of verifiable CPD.

Legal Disclaimer:
The CE provider (Farran Media) uses reasonable care in selecting and providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise, skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.

Licensure:
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.

Computer Requirements:
Click here to see a list of computer requirements before taking the course.

State CE Requirements:
Click Here for CE requirements by state. Please note that this information is current as of the time of listing. This information is subject to change at any time from the state boards. For the most up-to-date information, please contact your state board directly.

Refund Policy
There are no refunds for Online CE courses. Please contact technical support if you run into technical difficulty.

For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education at hogo@dentaltown.com
To reap the full benefits of this CE course, the presenters (Howie Horrocks and Mark Dilatush) have agreed to create a marketing plan specifically tailored to your practice and your specific market area. Having your marketing plan printed and open while you view the course material, will greatly individualize your learning experience.
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