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A Beautiful New High-tech Training Facility in the Kansas City area that features state-of-the-art dental technology paired with a world class lecture hall and learning facility.

Dental Sleep Medicine Mini-Residency

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To Register download our Dental Sleep Medicine registration form or call Shelly:  913-649-3313
Current estimates show that as many as 25% of the US population are at high risk for sleep apnea. In a typical practice of 1700 patients, 446 of them may be at risk.

A person suffering from untreated obstructive sleep apnea is:

As dentists, we can help address this growing healthcare need.

Dr. John H. Tucker has agreed to lead our Dental Sleep Medicine Mini-Residency. The Mini-Residency is made up of three courses that will prepare you and your practice for dental sleep medicine. We are excited to bring this new educational experience to Corporate Lakes Education Center and the dental professionals of the Midwest. The Dental Sleep Medicine Mini-residency is comprised of three 2-day courses which are AGD PACE accredited for 48 CE units. We are limiting the mini-residency to 24 doctors for an optimized learning experience. And please, consider bringing your dental assistant(s). Learning together as a team can be a very powerful practice builder.

To Register download our Dental Sleep Medicine registration form or call Shelly:  913-649-3313

SESSION 1:  APRIL 13-14, 2018

Dental Sleep Medicine: It’s Not Difficult . . . It’s Just Different

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PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN

SESSION 2:  JUNE 15-16, 2018

Dental Sleep Medicine & Technology Advanced Course

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To Register download our Dental Sleep Medicine registration form or call Shelly:  913-649-3313

SESSION 3: OCT 5-6, 2018  

TMD and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

COURSE DESCRIPTION: We will discuss and learn about the TMJ as it relates to the treatment of the Dental Sleep Medicine didacticCPAP intolerant obstructive sleep apnea patient with oral appliance therapy. From examination, protocol appliance design, and integrating treatment of TMJ disorders into your practice, participants will be armed with the knowledge and tools to successfully and confidently begin treating patients.

To Register download our Dental Sleep Medicine registration form or call Shelly:  913-649-3313

Course Instructor: John H. Tucker, DMDDr Tucker thoroughly explains how OAT works and explains anatomy too. Answers every question. I've taken 4 sleep courses. This was the best. (1)

John H. Tucker, D.M.D. has maintained a private practice in Erie, Pennsylvania since 1982. He is a graduate of the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine. He has completed the Boston Seminars in Implant Dentistry with Dr. Paul Schnitman, the University Of Buffalo Esthetic Dentistry Program, and all levels of the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study, and the University Of Buffalo Patient Mastery Program. In 2005 he was awarded a Certificate of Proficiency in Esthetic Dentistry from the University Of Buffalo.

He is a Member of the American College of Oral Implantology, the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. He is also a Diplomate for both the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and the American Society of Osseointegration. Dr. Tucker has Mastership status in the American Academy of Implant Prosthodontics as well as Fellowship in the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics. He is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Tucker has lectured throughout the nation regarding dental implants and prosthetics as well as publishing numerous related articles. He has worked as a consultant for Dentsply, ESPE, Kerr, Henry Schein and Nierman Practice Management. Dr. Tucker has six dental patents including a precision attachment currently being marketed by the Preat Corporation and an impression tray, Originate™, marketed by Axis™.

Dr. Tucker has a special interest in the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. As a Diplomate of The American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine, he is exceptionally qualified to manage this serious problem with Oral Appliance Therapy. Dr. Tucker was named one of the Best Sleep Doctors in 2012 & 2013 by the Sleep Review Journals for Sleep Specialists. Dr. Tucker works directly with sleep physicians and sleep centers to ensure that his patients receive the most positive treatment outcome possible. He founded Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC in 2007. Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC became the eighth AADSM Accredited facility in June of 2012. Erie Dental Sleep Therapy, LLC was also named one of the Best Sleep Facilities in 2012 by the Sleep Review Journals for Sleep Specialists.

Dr. Tucker is passionate about educating the dental profession in treatment of the PAP intolerant Obstructive Sleep Apnea patient. He has presented approximately 1700 hours of continuing education on treating the PAP intolerant patient with Oral Appliance Therapy nationally and internationally over the past six years. Dr. Tucker has also published numerous articles regarding Oral Appliance Therapy for OSA patients that are unable to tolerate PAP therapy.

To Register download our Dental Sleep Medicine registration form or call Shelly:  913-649-3313