IAPA 2021 Team Track & 2021 Best in Practice Team Award

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

 

SEE BELOW WHAT  WE DID AT THE 2020 VIRTUAL IAPA!!!! 

 

      

TRACK 1: OVERVIEW OF PHYSIOLOGIC DENTISTRY: UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE PHYSIOLOGIC DENTISTRY PLAYS IN TODAY’S PRACTICE

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

Track 2: RECORDS AND DATA COLLECTION: IMPROVING YOUR SKILLS FOR IMPRESSIONS, OPG, POSTURE EVALUATION, MUSCLE PALPATION AND MYOFUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT

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.

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

Track 3 COMMUNICATION FOR IMPROVED CASE ACCEPTANCE AND MARKETING TO SHOWCASE YOUR SUCCESS STORIES

Synopsis
This track will focus on communication skills for addressing signs and symptoms and educating patients on what type of appointment will benefit them best. Different scenarios will be presented for helping patients become aware of the lifelong affects’ symptoms can have on their health. Financial obligations for different phases of treatment will be discussed. Marketing options to showcase your success stories.

The Educational Objectives for this Presentation are for the Participants to be able to:
•Discuss the importance of communication skills when educating patients on appointment options.
•Discuss the different appointment options and sequence of treatment for Physiologic patients.
•Review financial options for patients during phases of treatment.
•Market successfully restored patient cases

Track 4 ADVANCED INSTRUMENTATION TO HELP IN PATIENT DIAGNOSIS UTILIZING BIOPAK, T-SCAN, AND M-SCAN

Synopsis

This lecture is designed to give you an understanding of how to run advanced scans utilizing BioPak, K7, and T-Scan Instrumentation. Develop the proper skills for placement of instrument recording devices and the data collected by each device and how that affects the data recorded.

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

•Implement verbal skills to introduce patients to technology
•Properly use technology to gain advanced data
•Schedule technology appointments and discuss the financial obligations for these appointments.

Module 5: IDENTIFYING SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS RELATED TO TMD PATIENTS COORDINATION OF APPOINTMENTS AND CASE PRESENTATION

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.

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
•Present treatment and discuss financial arrangements.
•Schedule for orthotic delivery, long term stabilization treatment and follow up appointments

 

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