Botulinum Toxins, Dermal Fillers and Frontline TMJ/Orofacial Pain Trigger Point Therapy for Every Dental Practice

Aug. 19–20 in Chicago
8 a.m.–5 p.m. CT

CE Live Course – Botox

Come to the #1 live-patient training courses covering Botox, dermal fillers, frontline TMJ, headaches and orofacial pain for dental and medical professionals, presented by The American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) and the American Dental Association (ADA). These courses run Aug. 19–20, 2022, at ADA Headquarters in downtown Chicago.

Upon completing registration for this course, you will receive email confirmation that will give you access to the Prepare On-Demand Module, which includes the lecture, video and didactic portions of this course using the AAFE’s state-of-the-art online education portal. The Prepare On-Demand Modules must be completed as a prerequisite to taking the Practice Live Patient Module of this training course.

The Botox live-patient training will take place in the morning of Aug. 19. The dermal filler live-patient training will be in the afternoon of Aug. 19. The TMJ and orofacial pain live-patient training will be in the morning of Aug. 20.

Course Descriptions

Level I Botox Live Patient Certification Training,
Aug. 19, 8 a.m.–Noon

 

Learn to integrate botulinum toxin procedures (Botox) into your practice immediately and produce better therapeutic and esthetic patient treatment outcomes than ever before. You will treat live patients in this anatomically based course and learn proper evaluation, treatment planning, dosing, documentation and injection techniques with the outstanding AAFE faculty. You will be able to begin using these skills in your office Monday morning.

Course Outline and Objectives:
  • Patient assessment and consultation for botulinum toxin
  • Indications and contraindications for botulinum toxin
  • Comprehensive instruction in the relevant anatomy, neurophysiology, musculature and circulatory system of the oral and maxillofacial areas
  • Patient evaluation for the best dental and facial esthetic and therapeutic results
  • Learn sterile technique for the use of injectable pharmacologic agents
  • Review safety and risk issues for botulinum toxin injectable therapy
  • Receive in-depth education on the physiology and pharmacology of oral and maxillofacial injectable treatment
  • Learn how to integrate botulinum neurotoxin into therapeutic and esthetic treatment plans
  • Get access to the latest treatment techniques including anatomical muscle sites, muscle depths, proper preparation and dilution for the best oral and maxillofacial therapeutic and esthetic outcomes
  • Botulinum toxin therapeutic treatment for bruxism to relieve TMJ syndrome
  • Learn best practices to avoid, manage and treat possible adverse reactions and complications
  • Perform live patient treatment including comprehensive diagnosis, treatment planning, proper dosing and delivery of botulinum neurotoxin
  • Establish correct fee structures for oral and maxillofacial injectable treatment
  • All necessary office forms, treatment forms and informed consents required for treating patients immediately will be provided
Learning Objectives:

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Evaluate how to diagnose and create a treatment plan for patients to achieve the best possible esthetic and therapeutic outcomes with injectable therapy
  2. Demonstrate clinical proficiency and practice on live patients with the proper materials, techniques, and instrumentation necessary to deliver botulinum toxin
  3. Integrate botulinum toxin therapy into your dental practice

Level I Dermal Filler Certification Training,
Aug. 19, 1–5 p.m.

 

Learn to integrate dermal filler procedures into your practice immediately and produce better therapeutic and esthetic patient treatments outcomes than ever before. You will treat live patients in this anatomically based, full certification course and learn proper evaluation, treatment planning, dosing, documentation and injection techniques with the outstanding AAFE faculty. You will be able to begin using these skills in your office Monday morning.

Course Outline and Objectives:
  • Patient assessment and consultation for dermal filler therapy
  • Indications and contraindications for dermal fillers
  • Patient anatomy and evaluation for the best dental and facial esthetic and therapeutic results
  • Learn sterile technique for the use of injectable dermal fillers
  • Understand safety and risk issues for dermal fillers injectable therapy
  • Receive in-depth education on the physiology and pharmacology of oral and maxillofacial injectable treatment
  • Learn how to integrate dermal filler therapy into therapeutic and esthetic treatment plans
  • Volumizing nasolabial folds, marionette lines and lifting up the corners of the mouth using anatomical landmarks
  • Learn how to create beautiful and subtle lip enhancements by increasing volume to establish proper lip and smile lines
  • Learn best practices to avoid, manage and treat possible adverse reactions and complications
  • Perform live patient treatment including comprehensive diagnosis, treatment planning, proper dosing and delivery of dermal fillers
  • Establish fee structures for oral and maxillofacial injectable treatment
  • All necessary office forms, treatment forms and informed consents required for treating patients immediately will be provided
Learning Objectives:

After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Evaluate how to diagnose and create a treatment plan for patients to achieve the best possible esthetic and therapeutic outcomes with injectable therapy
  2. Demonstrate clinical proficiency and practice on live patients with the proper materials, techniques and instrumentation necessary to deliver dermal fillers
  3. Integrate dermal filler therapy into your practice

Frontline TMJ/Orofacial Pain Trigger Point Therapy Live Patient Certification Training,
Aug. 20, 8 a.m.–Noon

 

This live-patient course will teach you how to successfully treat orofacial pain, headaches and TMJ syndrome with non-surgical, reversible and minimally invasive treatments that are highly effective. Learn to integrate trigger point therapy treatments with Botox for TMJ/orofacial pain into your practice immediately and produce better therapeutic patient treatments outcomes than ever before. You will treat live patients in this anatomically based, full certification course and learn proper evaluation, treatment planning, dosing, documentation and injection techniques with the outstanding AAFE faculty. You will be able to begin using these skills in your office Monday morning.

Course Outline and Objectives:
  • Learn to quickly recognize and diagnose TMJ and orofacial pain
  • Comprehensive instruction in the relevant anatomy, neurophysiology, musculature and circulatory system of the oral and maxillofacial areas
  • Comprehensive instruction for patient examination and evaluation, including a neurological exam, and a thorough head and neck muscle examination
  • Discover the real role of occlusion in orofacial pain
  • Learn how to identify the source of TMJ and orofacial pain
  • Trigger point injections—precisely identify and inject trigger points for instant and long-term pain relief
  • Know when to use different chemotherapeutics such as sterile saline, lidocaine and botulinum toxin for differential diagnosis, pain management and the best short-term and long-term successful therapeutic outcomes
  • Know when to treat and when to refer orofacial pain patients
  • Comprehensive diagnosis and treatment planning for TMJ syndrome, headaches and orofacial pain patients
  • Perform live-patient treatment including comprehensive diagnosis, treatment planning, proper dosing and delivery of trigger point therapy
  • Establish fee structures for oral and maxillofacial injectable trigger point treatment
  • All necessary office forms, treatment forms and informed consents required for treating patients immediately will be provided
Learning Objectives:

After completing this activity, you should be better able to:

  1. Evaluate how to diagnose and create a treatment plan for patients to achieve the best possible esthetic and therapeutic outcomes with trigger point therapy
  2. Demonstrate clinical proficiency and practice on live patients with the proper materials, techniques and instrumentation necessary to deliver trigger point therapy
  3. Integrate TMJ and orofacial therapy into your practice

Course Pricing

ADA Member Dentist
  3 courses $4,497
  2 courses $2,997
  1 course $1,797
Non-member Dentist
  3 courses
$5,397  
  2 courses
$3,897  
  1 course
$2,697  
Dental Team (Hygienist, Assistant, Office Staff)
  3 courses
$1,185  
  2 courses
$790  
  1 course
$395  

Note: Dental Team members must be accompanied by their Dentist in order to register for this course. For general questions about course content and eligibility to register you may contact Theresa Stoffer at the AAFE.

Cancellation/refund policy
Cancellations recorded on or before Aug. 5, 2022, will receive a full refund, less a $50 processing fee. Cancellations recorded on or after Aug. 6, 2022, will receive a 50% refund, less a $50 processing fee. Please email all refund inquiries to CELive@ada.org

Health and Safety
Effective March 2022, in keeping with recent CDC updated guidelines and various updated state guidelines, for all external/volunteer meetings as well as internal/staff meetings the ADA requires all meeting participants—those fully vaccinated and those not fully vaccinated—to wear masks in all public places in the ADA building, including the lobby, elevator banks, and pre-function meeting space. These guidelines are put in place out of an abundance of caution and are subject to further review and revision.

CERP Statement
This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts with the Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) and the American Dental Association (ADA).

Attendees will receive 10 hours of CE credit for each completed live patient course.

The American Academy of Facial Esthetics is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The American Academy of Facial Esthetics designates each activity for 10 continuing education credits.

CE Verification
Your CE verification will be added to your ADA.org account within 10 business days following the end of the courses. For any questions, contact us at ce_online@ada.org.

Course product
Please note: Injectors will pay for product at the course. Prices may vary. Cash and credit cards only. No change will be provided if paying by cash.

This course is being held in partnership with AAFE:

 

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