480-818-2252

P O Box 44708, Phoenix, AZ 85064

Be SMART: Improve Your Practice with Silver Diamine Fluoride and Glass Ionomer Cement

  • 13 Jul 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Native American Connections, 4520 N Central Avenue, Suite 640, Phoenix, AZ

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Couse Description:

Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) is a revolutionary approach to combating caries in a non-invasive manner.  Since 2014 FDA clearance in the United States and a widely publicized 2016 feature in the New York Times, there has been tremendous interest in surrounding the use of SDF from patients and dentists. Learn the principles of case selection, informed consent, treatment planning, and clinical protocol for SDF. Learn how to restore cavities in a quick, effective and painless way using Glass Ionomer Cement and SDF, known as Silver Modified Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (SMART). Find out how offering minimally-invasive options like SDF and SMART can attract new patients, improve patient satisfaction, and increase internal marketing and word of mouth referrals to your practice.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the evidence for using SDF and SMART to treat and prevent dental caries
  • Review informed consent and treatment planning for SDF and SMART
  • Demonstrate proper documentation, coding, and billing for SDF and SMART
  • Describe case selection, materials, and clinical protocol for SDF and SMART

Speaker: 

Dr. Jeanette MacLean is a private practice pediatric dentist and owner at Affiliated Children’s Dental Specialists in Glendale, Arizona. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.  Her clinical research has been published in the Pediatric Dentistry journal, she is a regular contributor to Dentaltown magazine, and appeared in a “Dentistry Uncensored” podcast with Howard Farran. Notably, Dr. MacLean was featured in the New York Times article A Cavity Fighting Liquid Helps Kids Avoid Dentists’ Drills for her use of Silver Diamine Fluoride.

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