Dentistry and Medicine Conference Series – Drug-induced Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (DIONJ)

Miami, FL US
November 15, 2016

Expert faculty will address osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ), which was originally identified around 15 years ago as a rare and serious side effect of certain prescribed medications.  This course will arm dentists with the tools to appropriately identify and manage patients with drug-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw (DIONJ) as well as discuss surgical options for this condition.

Target Audience

Dentists, Dental Specialists, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Pain Management Medicine Specialists, Neurologists, ENT Physicians, Family Medicine, Pediatricians and other healthcare practitioners.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss medical conditions and medications associated with drug-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw (DIONJ), and implement conservative measures to prevent it. 
  • Effectively identify cases of DIONJ and determine optimal surgical treatment option. 

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Additional information
Schedule: 

6:30p.m. ♦ Lecture

7:30p.m. ♦ Adjourn

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dentistry
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
09/01/2016
Course expires: 
12/16/2016
Event starts: 
11/15/2016 - 6:30pm
Event ends: 
11/15/2016 - 7:30pm
Baptist Hospital of Miami
8900 N. Kendall Drive
5MCVI
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Andre C. Ledoux, DMD
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Fellow, Microvascular Reconstruction
Miami, Florida

Andre C. Ledoux, DMD, has indicated that he has no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that his discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

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Available Credit

  • 1.00 Florida Board of Dentistry
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
09/01/2016
Course expires: 
12/16/2016
 
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