Cysts that Every Dental Professional Should Know

Deborah Levin-Goldstein, RDH, MS, Cysts that Every Dental Professional Should Know
Speaker: Deborah Levin-Goldstein, RDH, MS
CE Credits: 1.5
Format: MP4 Video
Cysts may be commonly seen clinically and radiographically in the oral region and, as such, are imperative for all dental professionals to recognize and understand. The etiology, clinical manifestatio...more
  • Running Time: 1 hour
  • Released: 12/4/2019
  • Expiration Date: 12/4/2022
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This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

Cysts may be commonly seen clinically and radiographically in the oral region and, as such, are imperative for all dental professionals to recognize and understand. The etiology, clinical manifestations, symptoms and treatment options of common odontogenic and nonodontogenic cysts as well as pseudocysts are discussed.

Description of Speaker:
Deborah Levin-Goldstein is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. She was a dental hygiene educator at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, PA for thirty-seven years. She retired from teaching in 2019 and practices clinically in private dental offices. Deborah has presented numerous continuing education courses locally on a variety of topics to dental and dental hygiene societies. She presented courses nationally for Dentaltown and Hygienetown. She has published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene and is a contributing author for six chapters in the textbook, Head, Neck and Dental Anatomy, fourth edition.

Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
  • Describe the differences between odontogenic and nonodontogenic cysts.
  • Distinguish between intraosseous cysts and extraosseous cysts.
  • Describe the etiology, clinical manifestations, symptoms and treatment options for the following cysts and pseudocysts: Radicular, Residual, Dentigerous, Eruption, Primordial, Odontogenic Keratocyst, Calcifying Odontogenic, Lateral Periodontal, Gingival, Glandular Odontogenic, Nasoplatine canal, Median Palatine, Globulomaxillary, Median Mandibular, Nasolabial, Lymphoepithelial, Epidermal, Dermoid, Thyroglossal Tract, Stafne Defect, Simple Bone and Aneurysmal Bone.

In the past 12 months, the lecturer/author declares that neither he/she nor any member of his/her family have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any commercial entities nor have been paid directly by dentists and other health professionals within the field of dentistry or health care.

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