Dr. Kevin J. Donly
Early Diagnosis and Minimally Invasive Restorative Care for Children
Morning Session: 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. Course: Donly AM
NOTE: Afternoon session is a CONTINUATION of morning session.
Afternoon Session: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Course: Donly PM
Dr. Kevin J. Donly, M.S.
This course will discuss the early diagnosis of tooth demineralization, focusing on the use of quantitative light fluorescence (QLF). Intervention with fluoride (including fluoride varnish), glass ionomer surface protectants, sealants and minimally invasive products and procedures will be presented. Risk assessment utilization in decision making for restorative care will be discussed and related to recommendations made by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry for restorative dental care in children.
Course Objectives - upon completion of this course, attendees will have a better understanding of:
• Pediatric dentistry standards of care using risk assessment in decision making.
• Clinical utilization of traditional photopolymerized glass ionomer cements and compomers.
• Early diagnosis of enamel demineralization and preventive regimens available.
• Newer composite resins and dentin bonding resins and their mechanism of action.
C.E. Credit: 6.0 Clinical Hours Of Interest to: D