Mary Volker, DVM, DAVDC
Learn how to properly extract major (and minor) teeth using tried-and-true techniques under the guidance of a veterinary dental specialist. You will review and practice the steps to performing a complete surgical extraction including:
- Regional nerve blocks
- Preoperative and postoperative radiographs
- Flap presentation
- Adequate bone removal to facilitate extraction
- Complete tooth removal
- Tension-free surgical closure
Extraction challenges such as root tip retrieval and complications such as iatrogenic mandibular fracture, and when to perform crown amputations will also be discussed.
- Date: Friday, December 8, 2017
- Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
- Open to: Veterinarians
- CE Credit: 4 hours
Clinical Techniques Course registration is nontransferable. All cancellations of a Clinical Techniques Course by the registrant must be submitted in writing for a credit or refund, minus a $50 processing fee, by November 1, 2017. No request for refunds or changes will be accepted after November 1, 2017.