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Judy Bendit was born and raised in a dental office with over 45 years of experience in dentistry.  She is a speaker, author, clinician and a faculty member at Temple University School of Dentistry. She is Alumni Board member at the University of Pennsylvania Dental School and an Advisory Board member at Palm Beach State College.  She is a longstanding member of ADHA and a distinguished Academy member of the Pennsylvania DHA. Ms. Bendit is volunteer clinician in the US and abroad.


Morning Session Information

The 4 C’s in Solving the Caries Puzzle

 

CAMBRA
Caries Detection & Assessment System
Case-based protocol
Calcium/Phosphate & Fluoride

Objectives: 4 CEUs

Engaging in this program, the participant will be able to:

• Identify the need for implementing a Caries Risk Assessment for all patients in a practice
• Differentiate the stages of an active carious lesion and identify when remineralization therapy or surgical     
   restorative treatment is indicated
• Discuss all current dietary challenges that place a patient at greater risk for dental and root caries
• Compare the latest products engineered to deliver “calcium and phosphate” and how it interacts to improve
  fluoride uptake
• Define the mechanism of action and benefits of Silver Diamine Fluoride

Course Description:
This program introduces a suggested “caries risk assessment” survey to identify individual patient risk level for dental caries. Mapping a treatment plan is only successful when the dental team understands all factors that influence the caries pattern and prevalence based on medical history, lifestyle changes, behaviors and disease factors.

The program will preview several case studies that begin with CAMBRA and design a mapping to incorporate appropriate therapies and patient-applied practices to reverse early carious patterns. At the final segment of this seminar, the discussion will encourage the participants to inquire and share their successes with all latest remineralization products and how they plan to improve their day to day practice using evidence-based science.
Contact Judy Bendit at Judy@JudyBendit.com or 610-972-2709


Premier Dental CE Series/ 4Cs in Solving Caries Puzzle Outline 2017


 

Afternoon Session Information

The Myths, Legends and Realities of OTC products

Course Description – 2 CEUs
       Join us for a fun and interactive program where we will explore all the Myths, Legends and Realities of Toothbrushes, Toothpastes and Mouth Rinses.  We will look at vintage commercials and evaluate how they have shaped our current philosophies and explain why we are so challenged with getting the right products into the hands of our patients. This course will leave you questioning many of the advertisements and making wiser decisions for yourself and your patients.

Objectives

  • Look at the Trends in marketing and how they effect our own decision making process.
  • Formulate a homecare protocol 
  • Evaluate and discuss the science behind many of the OTC products.
  • Determine what toothbrush is best for each patient (manual and electric)
  • Compare and discuss the current Rinses available for in-office and home use.

For Further information contact Judy at:
Judy@JudyBendit.com or 610-972-2709

 



 

 

 

 
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  • September 23, 2017
    Bridgeport Conference Center


    Judy Bendit, RDH, BS.
    Emerging Technologies in Remineralization 4 CEUs

    The Myths, Legends and Realities of OTC Products 2 CEUs

  • January 27th, 2017 Charleston Marriott

    Speaker TBA
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