Greater Philidelphia Valley Forge Dental Conference

wednesday, march 6, 2019
Distinguishing the Benign from the Deadly: Oral Pathology Update
  • TIME: 1:45 PM-5:00 PM
  • AUDIENCE: Dentist, RDH, DA, EFDA
  • CE UNITS: 3.0
  • LECTURE #: 017
  • AGD CODE: 730
  • MODERATORS: Dr. Hadi Ghazzouli & Dr. Scott Levy

Fasten your seatbelts! This lecture will be heavy on pictures with the goal of illustrating a variety of conditions that can be encountered frequently in the dental office. Growths that can be seen in a wide spectrum of ages from children to the elderly will be reviewed. The signs and symptoms of oropharyngeal carcinoma and the role HPV plays will be discussed.

  • How to develop a differential diagnosis for common oral growths
  • Understand how color, shape and size can aid in identifying the growth
  • Learn which lesions are normal variations and when to refer for biopsy
  • Be familiar with the terminology of leukoplakia and erythroplakia and how to distinguish these entities from masqueraders
  • How to develop an organized approach to oral examinations and recognize the most common areas for oral cancer development
  • Understand the role of HPV in cancer
EARLY TUITION BY February 11, 2019
  • Second District Members - FREE
  • ADA Members Outside of Second District - $150
  • Non-ADA Members - $250
  • Staff - $90

Susan Muller, DMD, MS

Dr. Susan Muller retired from Emory University October 2013 and is Professor Emeritus and is currently in private practice with Atlanta Oral Pathology. Dr. Muller is Past President of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and the North American Society of Head and Neck. She has served on the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Since 2008 Dr. Muller has been Editor-in-Chief of Head and Neck Pathology.

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