Head and Neck Anatomy

Description

This is a hands-on dissection course for general dentists and dental specialists.  It will take place over 2½ days.  The primary objective is to instruct participants in the anatomy of the head and neck with emphasis on masticatory functions and clinical correlations with local anesthesia, facial pain and temporomandibular joint problems.  The instruction can be tailored to fit the specific needs of the participants.  Two participants will be assigned to each dissection table.


Lab Sessions

Lab Lab Topic
Lab 1 Osteology
Lab 2 Oral cavity, Floor of the Mouth, Hard Palate
Lab 3 Nasal Cavity, Paranasal Sinuses
Lab 4 Pterygopalatine Fossa
Lab 5 Pharynx and Soft Palate
Lab 6 Cervical Triangles
Lab 7 Infratemporal Fossa
Lab 8 Temporomandibular Joint

Objectives

Attendees will be able to:

  • Review head and neck anatomy with clinical application.
  • Review head and neck anatomy as it applies to the diagnosis and management of temporomandibular disorders and facial pain 
  • Review head and neck anatomy as it applies to local anesthesia, dental alveolar surgical procedures and implant dentistry 
  • For oral maxillofacial surgeons or residents Review of head and neck anatomy as it applies to TMJ and orthognathic or other surgical procedures

Meet the Faculty

M F Dolwick

Department:

DN-ORAL SURGERY ADMIN

M F Dolwick D.M.D., Ph.D.

Professor

Charles G Widmer

Department:

DN-ORTHODONTICS RESEARCH

Charles G Widmer D.D.S., M.S.

ASO PROFESSOR

Venkatesh Nonabur

Department:

MD-ANATOMY

Venkatesh Nonabur MD

Assistant Scholar

“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.”


Registration Information

Fees & Credits

Dentist: $2,199

Contact Hours:
20 CEU Participation

Location

UF College of Dentistry
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL 32610
352-273-8480
admin-cde@dental.ufl.edu

Questions?
352-273-8480
admin-cde@dental.ufl.edu