IAPA 2021 Team Track & 2021 Best in Practice Team Award

THE NEW AND IMPROVED TEAM TRACK FOR 2021!!!!   SO DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS AMAZING PROGRAM!

2021 IAPA Advanced Team Track Synopsis and Objectives

Module 1: PHYSIOLOGICAL AND SLEEP DENTISTRY OVERVIEW

Synopsis

This will provide an overview of Physiological Based Dentistry and Sleep Dentistry. We will focus on identifying signs and symptoms related to physiology, airway, developmental, and postural. This lecture is designed to teach attendees to provide comprehensive exams for aesthetic, sleep, and physiological patients.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant To Be Able To:

•Discuss physiologic dentistry and what to look for when examining patients
•Discuss the importance of screening for sleep disorders
•Document physiologic disharmony in the dental system
•Organize appointments based on new patient classification
•Obtain the appropriate information during the initial new patient interview

Module 2: RECORDS COMPILATION AND DATA COLLECTION

Synopsis

This lecture is designed to help attendees to understand the importance of proper data collection and organization of records. Data collection will include patient questionnaires, signs and symptoms, as well as tonsil and tongue grading. Clinical time will be spend improving collection of impressions, and bite registrations. We will show team members how to set up and connect a patient to the BioPak and T-Scan.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Obtain health history, proper charting of dental, soft tissue, airway and Myofunctional data.
•Demonstrate the data to be collected during an extensive exam for physiologic and sleep new patient appointments including radiographs, photographs, and models.
•Perform a proper signs and symptoms screening
•Obtain impressions and bite registrations for physiologic patients
•Properly track the bite measurements using the Managing the Bite Sheet
•Label and organize different bite registration techniques as well as other records obtained
•Understand how to properly enter and connect a patient to the BioPak and T-Scan equipment.

 

2021 IAPA Ultimate Team Track Synopsis and Objectives

Module# 1: TMD PATIENTS COLLECTION OF INITIAL RECORDS AND DATA

Synopsis

You will work to collect initial health history forms and determine signs and symptoms of a team member. You will obtain all record for a comprehensive TMD initial appointment. This module will include: CBCTs, models, occlusal guides, Myofunctional screening procedures and will also utilizing the BioPak Ultimate Scan and T-Scan. Home sleep data will also be obtained for use in diagnosing. From your finding you will develop proper sequencing of appointments for efficient scheduling of physiological and sleep apnea patients.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Collect data for an initial TMD patient for use in treatment sequencing and diagnosis.
•Properly sequence and schedule patients using provided timeline for appointments
•Discuss how technology can be used to screen and present recommended treatment to patients.

**Photos will need to include frenums and models should as well.
**Lab to pour models and mount using HIP and confirm with OPG
**Doctor will need to make an AAG to use at next module

Module#2 REVIEWING COLLECTED DATA AND PRESENTATION OF TREATMENT AND SEQUENCE OF TREATMENT

Synopsis:

During this module you will work to review the collected data from the initial exam appointment. Will utilize the models collected to compete an managing the bite sheet and obtain numbers for obtaining bite registration. You will learn how to put this information into a format that can be used for presenting recommended treatment in a consult.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Understand how to interpret patient questionnaire and determine primary symptoms and complaints.
•Analyze the data from the instrumentation (BioPAK and T-Scan) and use this to properly form an initial impression for diagnostic purposes.
•Understand how to put all the initial collected information into a format to be used for a consultation.

Module# 3 ADVANCED INSTRUMENTATION TO HELP IN PATIENT DIAGNOSIS
Synopsis

Run advanced scans utilizing BioPak, K7, and T-Scan Instrumentation. Collect data on team member to be used in sequencing treatment and diagnosing signs and symptoms. Will be doing and entire physiologic workup using the BioPak and T-Scan including the TENS unit.

**If available would like Doctors to capture the bite at the end of the appt.
** Will need to use the AAG created earlier.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Develop the proper verbal skills to introduce patients to technology
•Understand how to properly use technology to gain advanced data
•Gain a better understanding of how to schedule technology appointments and discuss the financial obligations for these appointments.

 

Module# 4: SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS ANALYSIS AND DEVLOPING APPOINTMENT COORDINATION AND SCHEDULING

Synopsis

You will work to develop proper sequencing of appointments for efficient scheduling of physiological and sleep apnea patients. Also, good skills and outlines to review case presentations and financial arrangements.

**This can be in a lecture room with articulators and groups around tables to put all the information together. Will need BioPAK and T-Scan Data as well as results of sleep test.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Put together collected data for a treatment conference using the provided outline.
•Properly sequence and schedule patients using provided timeline for appointments
•Discuss release and consents forms and why they are important in the dental practice
•Put together a presentation of treatment and financial arrangements.
•Determine schedule for orthotic delivery, long term stabilization treatment and follow up appointments.

 

Module# 5: MAP TALK PRESENTATION OF PATIENT FINDINGS. THIS WOULD BE IN A CONSULT FORMAT AND COULD UTILIZE TEAM MEMBER THAT WAS A PATIENT.

Synopsis:

You will present all the collected data and initial impression findings in the format of a consultation. This will include presentation of appointment recommendations and financial obligations.

The Educational Objectives for This Presentation Are for The Participant to Be Able To:

•Obtain skills to present a treatment plan using collected data and patient health history.
•Improve communication skill on how information is presented.
•Understand how to interpret patients’ needs and wants while moving them forward into proper treatment.

 

 CELEBRATE YOUR TEAM!!!!

A BIG Congratulations to Dr. MIRANDA LUCHT AND Team for being our 2020 IAPA TEAM OF THE YEAR!!!! 

Don’t forget we will Celebrate the team again at our 2021 Conference with a special award just for them. The IAPA BEST IN PRACTICE TEAM AWARD!!!!

Doctors all you have to do is recommend your entire team who will be attending the conference with you in October for the BEST IN PRACTICE AWARD!

Just submit a brief overview as to why you consider your team to be the best qualified for this honor. Please include a group photo of your team as well along with your overview. All submissions will be reviewed by the IAPA Board and during the IAPA; the winning team will be recognized! As you know the team is truly the heart that beats, keeping the practice alive. Join us in honoring your team for the recognition they deserve!

Please let us know as well of any accolades your team has achieved within the field of Dentistry, and throughout their community!

Click HERE to download the 2021 IAPA Best in Practice Team Award Submission form.

All submissions and photos must be sent to Gina Jasso by end of the business day October 11, 2021.  You can contact her at gjasso@lviglobal.com or call  702.341.7978 ext.119