Comprehensive Overview of Oral Pathology

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  • 8 CEUs
  • Presented by:
    Ashley N. Clark D.D.S., F.A.C.D.

  • Date + Time:

    Saturday, January 7, 2023   8:30am - 5:00pm

  • Location:

    Hilton Garden Inn Bangor

    250 Haskell Road

    Bangor, ME   04401

    (207) 262-0099

    Facility Website

  • Regular Tuition:

    Dentists: $295.00

    RDH/Auxiliaries: $195.00

    RDH or Aux. in attendance with Dentist: $165.00

    Add $10/registrant if after: Friday, December 30, 2022

    Refund Policy

  • Parking:

    Complimentary. Use open lots.

  • Event Brochure

To register by phone, please call (603) 736-9200
To Register by Mail, download blank form here.

Comprehensive Overview of Oral Pathology
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Course Description

Comprehensive Overview of Oral Pathology
This course will provide attendees with a comprehensive review of oral pathology. Common entities will be discussed; a particular focus will be made on oral squamous cell carcinoma and prevention of this malignancy.

  1. Potentially Malignant Disorders (PMDs) and White Lesions
    1. Leukoplakia
    2. Nicotine stomatitis
    3. Lichen planus
    4. Smokeless tobacco keratosis
    5. Frictional keratosis
    6. Actinic cheilitis
    7. Oral submucous fibrosis
    8. Erythroplakia
  2. Management of PMDs and White Lesions
    1. When to refer
    2. When to biopsy
    3. Discussing biopsy reports
  3. Oral Cancer
    1. Squamous cell carcinoma
      1. Etiology
      2. Clinical features
      3. HPV-negative vs HPV-positive
      4. Treatment
      5. Prognosis
    2. Salivary gland malignancies
      1. Mucoepidermoid carcinoma
      2. Acinic cell carcinoma
      3. Adenoid cystic carcinoma
      4. Polymorphous carcinoma
    3. Lymphoma
    4. Discussing oral cancer with patients
  4. Common Oral Pathology
    1. Infections
      1. Candidiasis
    2. Epithelial lesions
      1. Pigmented lesions
      2. Papillary lesions
    3. Mesenchymal lesions
      1. Fibroma
      2. Bumps on the gum
    4. Dermatologic lesions
      1. Geographic tongue
    5. Salivary gland lesions
      1. Mucocele
      2. Xerostomia
    6. Radiographic lesions
      1. Stafne defect
      2. Radiopaque lesions
    7. Miscellaneous
      1. Burning mouth disorder
  5. Wrap-up and Questions

Dr. Clark's sessions will include a lecture format to present the subject information incorporating numerous clinical examples to highlight the material. Personal anecdotes, lessons learned, and audience participation will accentuate key points. The interactive approach will include opportunities to ask questions, share information, and have further discussions throughout the day."

To register by phone, please call (603) 736-9200
To Register by Mail, download blank form here.

COVID-19 POLICY: This in-person seminar will adhere to all current local COVID-19 guidelines to ensure the safety of all guests. In the event that this seminar cannot occur due to COVID-19 group gathering restrictions, we will hold the seminar virtually through Zoom (dates may be combined to a single day). If you do not wish to attend the Zoom live presentation, a full refund may be requested. Full refunds are only applicable if Concord Dental Seminars cancels the in-person event as a result of COVID-19 related travel or gathering restrictions.

COVID-19 INFO: What to Expect the Day of: (As of 8/3) Currently, there is a not a mask mandate. Masks for guests are optional. We are working closely with the venue to ensure that all safety measures are in place for the duration of the seminar.

What People Are Saying
  • "I enjoy this particular speaker. He makes a generally uninteresting topic, interesting and fun to listen to! Best speaker I've ever listened to."
    Shelby P. - RDH
    Trevose, PA

  • "Great speaker, amazing, keeps my attention!"
    Timothy D. - RDA
    Arlington, TX

  • "Great course. Great presentation and delivery. Learned new things"
    Bay City, MI

Course Objectives

At the completion of this course the participants should be able to:

  1. Identify potentially malignant disorders
  2. Determine how to discuss oral findings with patients
  3. Discuss common lesions affecting the oral cavity
  4. Discuss how to manage patients with potentially malignant disorders and common oral pathology


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To Register by Mail, download blank form here.

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