“Pediatric Dentistry and Opportunities for Digital Dentistry”
An ACDE Series Webinar

Course Description:

Digital dentistry is revolutionizing the way we practice dentistry and provide patient care. Understanding the indications and limitations of digital dentistry enhances a clinician’s ability to provide restorative and orthodontic care. There are many systems available making it difficult for clinicians to choose from the available options. This course presents new applications for digital dentistry for the pediatric patient that are diverse and range from diagnostics to appliance fabrication. Cases using different digital workflows for pediatric patients will be presented to illustrate the diverse applications that digital dentistry can have in the provision of oral health care to the pediatric population. This course will provide practical information on applications of digital dentistry from diagnostics to restorations and appliances that can be adopted in your practice.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Understand how current digital workflows can be used for managing pediatric dental patients
  2. Evaluate and adopt digital workflows supporting treatment from impressions to appliances

Meet the Speaker: Tim Wright DDS, MS

Tim Wright received his DDS degree from West Virginia University and completed his Pediatric Dentistry training and Master of Science Degree at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  He currently is the Distinguished Bawden Professor in the Division of Pediatric and Public Health at The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and has served as Pediatric Dentistry Department Chair and Department of Endodontics Department Interim Chair. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy for the Advancement of Science and is a Past President of the AADR.  He has published over 200 peer reviewed scientific manuscripts, edited two texts and authored 24 text chapters.  Dr. Wright has recently been named the Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American Dental Association

Registration Information

  • Zoom Webinar
  • Lecture
  • 2 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $69

Hosting University

  • University of North Carolina Adams School of Dentistry
  • CE contact name & email: Deedra Donley Deedra_donley@unc.edu
  • Speaker name & contact info: Tim Wright DDS, MS ; Tim_Wright@unc.edu ; 919-537-3955

Zoom Webinar

Friday, April 1, 2022

11AM (EST), 10AM (CST), 8AM (PST)
Course# 220193

WEBINAR CANCELLATION POLICY: Full refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel their registration no later than 48 hours before the course starting date/time. A 50% refund will be issued to registrants who cancel 48-24 hours before the course starting date/time. No refunds will be issued for registrants who does not login to the webinar or who cancels within 24 hours of the course starting date/time. Participants may phone the Continuing Education office to cancel, but a written request which includes the name and phone number of the person who paid for the course must be received by our office before a refund can be processed. This request can be emailed to ce@dental.ufl.edu.