Presents:

NORTH SHORE DENTAL HYGIENE ASSOCIATION


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DO I LOOK CONSISTENTLY FOR THE SILENT KILLER?

ORAL CANCER EXAMINATION UPDATE

BARBARA SHEERIN

This hands-on course will review the traditional intra and extra oral examination now considered a standard of care during patient assessment. An introduction to newer methods that can be used in conjunction with the traditional screening to aid in early detection and appropriate referral will be discussed. These include VIZIlite, VELscope and CDx. Proper documentation of your findings is included in this course.

LET'S UPDATE OUR SKILLS AND CHANGE THE WAY WE LOOK FOR THE SILENT KILLER!!!

 

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ARESTIN REPRESENTATIVE FOR ORAPHARMA CORINNE YOUNG

ARESTIN is an antibiotic periodontitis treatment used as an adjunct to scaling and root planing procedures for reduction of pocket depths.

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SUNDAY, NOV 16, 2014 8:00AM-12:00PM 4 CREDITS

BEVERLY HOSPITAL LECTURE HALL

LIGHT BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED

REGISTER FOR CLASS BY NOVEMBER 5

SEND FORM BELOW WITH CHECK PAYABLE TO NSDHA AND MAIL TO:

JAMIE CIAMPA 34 JERSEY STREET MARBLEHEAD, MA 01945 OR E-MAIL JAMIE AT

jamieciampa@comcast.net

 

 

ORAL CANCER UPDATE & ARESTIN REP VISIT

NOV 16, 2014 8:00-12:00 BEVERLY HOSPITAL 4 CREDITS

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ADHA MEMBERS $45.00 NON-MEMBERS $70.00

Presents:

WACHUSETT DENTAL HYGIENISTS' ASSOCIATION
"Product Update: Dental Waterline Treatment, Whitening, and Intraoral Camera"

2 CEU's

Location: Wachusett Village Inn
Cathedral Ballroom
9 Village Inn Rd.
Westminster, MA 01473

DATE: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
TIME: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Dinner Buffet: 6:00-7:00 p.m., Speaker: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
SPEAKER: John Catania

John Catania is an independent sales representative, who has been in dental sales for over ten years. He comes from a family involved in the dental field with his father, cousins, and brother in dental sales, as well as an uncle, who is periodontist. He currently represents Acteon.
The Sterisil Straw Dental Waterline Treatment System: The Sterisil Straw provides continuous disinfection for dental unit waterlines for 365 days. It is the only product to include an automatic shock treatment upon initial use.

Acteon's MeToo whitening: MeToo provides fast, effective and gentle strategies of treatment for chairside as well as for take-home whitening to give patients the smile they deserve. With disposable filled trays that provide less chairside time (no impressions required)
*free whiteing will be provided for a limited number of attendees

SoproLife Intaoral Camera/Caries Detection Device: Soprolife easily switches from intraoral camera to caries-detection device. Soprolife uses autofluorescence technology, lighting switches from 4 white LEDs to 4 blue LEDs at the touch of a button, enabling the clinician to see variations in the tooth's state of dentin health.

COST: ADHA Members ($30.00) Nonmembers ($50.00)
You can pay member rates by joining ADHA now at: http://www.adha.org/

Chicken, Seasonal Vegetables, and Salad will be served for Dinner with Dessert and Coffee. Cash Bar will also be available.

Please respond by Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Make Checks payable to W.D.H.A. Send to: Jennifer Singel, 633 Mechanic St., Leominster, MA 01453. (978) 466-6694 email: wachusettdha@verizon.net Wachusett Dental Hygienists Association
NAME: _____________________________________________________________________________
ADDRESS: _________________________________________________________________________ EMAIL: ______________________________________ PHONE: ______________________________ MEMBER HYGIENIST ($30.00) ________________ NONMEMBER ($50.00) ________ ADHA Member I.D. #
"Product Update: Dental Waterline Treatment, Whitening, and Intraoral Camera"

Presents:

OCTOBER:

Description: Description: Description: Description: Description: Massachusetts Dental Hygienists' Association

 

The following information is about the Middlesex Component of MDHA October meeting - we look forward to seeing everyone there!!  See below and attached:

 

Course Title:  "Riding the Silver Tsunami Wave: A Guidebook for Treating Baby Boomers"

Date:  Sunday, October 26, 2014

Time:  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM.  Registration and breakfast are 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM; course is from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

Location:  Hilton Boston/Woburn Hotel located at 2 Forbes Street, Woburn, MA. 

Presenter:  Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS

Cost:  Members $60 ($55 if registered by 10/12/14), Non-members $75*

CEU's:  3 Continuing education credits awarded

*You can pay Member rates by joining ADHA now!


Course Description:  Starting January 1, 2011, ten-thousand (10,000) people turned age 65.  This will continue every single day for the next 20 years.  This phenomenon is called the Silver Tsunami

 

Traditionally, being over age 65 has meant edentulism; but not for the Baby Boomers.  Learn to ride the age-wave tsunami to position your practice with highly effective, customizable services and prepare for the new mature marketplace.

 

Learning Objectives:

-Describe lifespan vs. healthspan

-Merge the latest oral-systemic information into treatment decisions

-Manage age-related disorders and physiological changes associated with periodontal disease, caries, and oral cancer

-Adopt 9 habits to increase brain fitness

 

About the Speaker:  Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS is a vision-driven clinician helping people see their future of choice and ways to make it profitable.  Patti holds a publishing license with the American Dental Association for Current Dental Terminology2014 and is an American Dental Association Evidence Based Champion.  She is the author of the DentalCodeology series of easy-to-read bite-sized books for busy people to help prepare for our electronic health record transition profitably.

-      You are the youngest you will ever be right at this moment. -

 

 

NOVEMBER:

 

The following information is about the Middlesex Component of MDHA November meeting - we look forward to seeing everyone there!!  See below and attached:

 

Course Title:  "Your Body is Talking... Are You Listening?"

Date:  Sunday, November 16, 2014

Time:  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM.  Registration and breakfast are 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM; course is from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

Location:  Hilton Boston/Woburn Hotel located at 2 Forbes Street, Woburn, MA. 

Presenters: Francine Luizzi-Bench, RDH, BS, MS and Elise Mueller, RDH

Cost:  Members $60 ($55 if registered by 11/2/14), Non-members $75*

CEU's:  3 Continuing education credits awarded

*You can pay Member rates by joining ADHA now!


Course Description:  All dental professionals exert their bodies in ways that are non-ergonomic or detrimental to their musculoskeletal health.  In this research based active learning course, dental team members will learn practical and enjoyable strategies to prevent and manage occupational discomfort utilizing yoga poses and stretches, dental technology and equipment, and proper operator positioning.  These strategies will also enhance the patient's treatment experience and outcomes.  The course will end with a 45-minute yoga course appropriate for all fitness levels.  Participants are asked to bring their own yoga mat.

 

At the End of This Course, the Participant Will Be Able to:

-Describe cumulative stress disorders and musculoskeletal disorders to which dental professionals may be susceptible.

-Evaluate dental equipment and enhanced instrument design that may improve musculoskeletal health for the practitioner and periodontal debridement for the patient.

-Incorporate improved ergonomics and yoga moves into daily life and practice.

-Position the patient ergonomically to achieve comfort and efficiency for both patient and operator.

-How the use of magnification may improve quality of patient treatment outcomes and improve operator positioning.

 

About the SpeakersFrancine Luizzi-Bench is a graduate of Forsyth/NU -AS; Columbia University -BS; and Central CT State University -MS.  She is an alumnus of the Academy of Academic Leadership, an ADA EBD Champion, and a member of OSAP.  She has taught full and part-time at several schools of dental hygiene in New England.  She has extensive private practice experience.  Currently, she is Associate Professor at Community College of Rhode Island where she teaches anesthesia, Dental Hygiene 1 and 4, clinic, and Oral Embryology and Histology.  She is an adjunct at Rhode Island College, teaching Evidence Based Decision Making for Dental Hygienists.

Elise Mueller is a 1988 dental hygiene graduate of Middlesex Community College.  She has worked and lived up and down the east coast as a hygienist.  In 2003, she was certified by ACE as a Group Fitness Instructor.  In 2004, she became a Yogafit Certified Yoga Instructor.  She currently lives in Pepperell, MA with her husband and daughter, where she owns a fitness business, Yoga with Elise.  She also works part-time for the Nashoba Associated Boards of Health as a school dental hygienist.


 

 

To register, please print, fill out, & enclose the following form below.  Please circle one or both courses.

Checks should be made out to Middlesex Dental Hygienists' Association

Send to:

Paulette Glasser, RDH (Middlesex Component Secretary)

617 Middlesex Turnpike
Billerica, MA  01821-4324

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CIRCLE ONE OR BOTH BELOW (October and/or November Mtg):

 

Riding the Silver Tsunami Wave                      Your Body is Talking

  Hilton Boston/Woburn Hotel                    Hilton Boston/Woburn Hotel

               Woburn, MA                                          Woburn, MA

     Sunday, October 26, 2014                      Sunday, November 16, 2014



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