Oral Appliance Therapy

For snoring, sleep apnoea & bruxism

A 16-module, comprehensive, online program with Australia’s leading practitioners and educators in dental sleep medicine.

14 CPD Hours

online and on-demand

Dr Frank Cahill

Assoc Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam

Dr Andrew Gikas

Are you looking to advance your skills and knowledge in dental sleep medicine?

This two-day live course is both practical and evidence-based and is suitable for practitioners with all levels of experience. It has been designed to provide you with a detailed understanding of treatment and will include a hands-on session for taking optimal bite registrations for both mandibular advancement splints and occlusal splints.

The program will be led by Dr Harry Ball, a world-leading authority on dental sleep medicine and will also feature presentations from other experts in the field.

The program will provide all the steps in making oral appliance therapy a valuable part of your practice. You will see all the steps up close and over the shoulder of a leading clinician.

The program will recorded be ideal for revision as well as for training key staff members who have an important role to play in providing this service.

Key Areas Covered

Overview of sleep medicine

Screening for snoring, sleep apnoea and bruxism,

Organising and interpreting sleep studies, plus working with a sleep physician,

The range of appliances and choosing an optimal appliance for each patient,

All the clinical steps with demonstrations on real patients,

Achieving success, including troubleshooting & problem-solving,

The latest research in bruxism and the splint design specialists use,

Communication skills for educating and motivating patients towards treatment,

Acquiring patients including internal and external marketing.

Location

The venue for our two-day event is the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is a premier venue located in the heart of the city, near the Yarra River and surrounded by popular restaurants, bars, shops, and arts precincts. It is well-connected, with easy access to parking and public transportation.

The program will provide all the steps in making oral appliance therapy a valuable part of your practice. You will see all the steps up close and over the shoulder of a leading clinician.

All presentations will be recorded and ideal for revision as well as for training key staff members who have an important role to play in providing this service.

Presenters

Featuring many of the world leaders in Dental Sleep Medicine
Dr Harry Ball
Dentist
Past Co-chair dental sleep council
of the Australasian Sleep Association
A. Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam OAM
Oral Medicine Specialist
Dr David Cunnington
Sleep Physician
Dr Edward Lee
Sleep Physician
Dr Sam Talpis
Dentist
Dr Ken Lee
Dentist
Dr Eduard Pudel
Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist
Dr Sanjivan Kandasamy
Specialist Orthodontist
Dr Andrew Gikas
Dentist
Dr Frank Cahill
Sleep Psychologist
Mr Tom Friedman
Prosthetist and Digital Design Specialist

Bonus Inclusions

An autoclavable George Gauge registration kit,

A demonstration 3D printed nylon mandibular advancement splint,

High-quality patient education materials,

All clinical forms and patient screening questionnaires,

Access to articles and landmark studies,

Recordings of the complete program,

The range of appliances and choosing an optimal appliance for each patient,

Communication skills for educating and motivating patients towards treatment,

One-on-one mentoring for 12 months with our panel of experienced clinicians – Dr Harry Ball, Dr Ken Lee, Dr Sam Talpis, and Dr Sue Lim.