Maximizing Important Information Seen in Panoramic Radiographs

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

Faculty

  • Deeba Kashtwari, BDS, MS
    • “I declare that neither I nor any member of my family has a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program greater than $999, nor do I have a financial interest greater than $1,000 in any commercial product(s) I will discuss in the presentation.”

Continuing Education Units

6 Contact hours
AGD# 730

Location

Gainesville, FL

Registration

  • Dentist Fee: $299 (Early Bird) / $349 (Regular Fee)
  • RDH (attending with DN) fee: $199 (Early Bird) / $249 (Regular Fee)
  • Networking Lunch included
  • 9am-4pm
Dates Location Course # AGD
August 17, 2019 Gainesville, FL 200255.01 730
February 29, 2020 Gainesville, FL 200255.02 730
August 8, 2020 Gainesville, FL 210043.01 730

***NOTE: New cancellation policy effective January 1, 2019