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Infant Frenotomy for the Clinician

by Dr. Martin Kaplan, D.M.D.
  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 L-CERP
  • Learning Format: Webinar
  • Handout: No

My talk will review the proper intake of information of the mother and child dyad to determine and objective evaluation. Intake forms will be available for the attendees. The information will be discussed as it relates to the intake form and the doctor physical observation and digital exam. The decision tree for the proper surgical approach will be reviewed along with a discussion of laser safety and laser tissue response Post-op follow-up and oral physiotherapy will be reviewed and related to the reasons for the type recommended. Cases of lip and tongue ties will be presented by video slides and also a video of actual cases will be shown. Multiple heading of various clinical presentations will be shown and cases of co-morbidity and medical conditions for consideration will be presented. Time will be allotted to answer questions and contact for additional information will be provided for after seminar questions.

Learning Objectives:

Objective 1: Understand how the Mother and Baby Symptoms affect the decision to treat a frenum

Objective 2: Understand the use of lasers in the treatment

Objective 3: Understand the post-op requirements and team approach to insure the best possible results of frenotomy

Presentations: 5  |  Hours / CE Credits: 5  |  Viewing Time: 4 Weeks