How to Read a Pan?

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Course Description

The panoramic imaging physics, indications, basics principles of interpretation, panoramic anatomy, technique errors and their correction will be discussed. Development of a differential diagnosis and the rationale for need of additional imaging or referral will also be included. Several cases will be discussed in an interactive session to introduce a critical thinking component with examples of pathoses observed in daily radiographic practice.

Course Objectives

This course will enable participants to understand the following:

  • Principles of panoramic image formation
  • Basic interpretation of panoramic radiographs
  • Recognition of important anatomic landmarks
  • How to distinguish normal from abnormal
  • Normal anatomic variants
  • Technique errors and artifacts
  • Radiographic features of different lesions
  • Development of a differential diagnosis
  • Rationale for requirement of additional/advanced imaging


  • Deeba Kashtwari, BDS, MS

Continuing Education Units

6 CEUs. Lecture.
AGD # 730


  • Dentist Fee: $199 (Early Bird) / $249 (Regular Fee)
  • Auxiliary Fee: $99 (Early Bird) / $149 (Regular Fee)
  • Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Networking Lunch included
Dates Location Course # AGD
September 8, 2017 (Friday) UFCD Gainesville, FL 180240 730 (Cancelled)