Periodontal Regeneration: What’s in your Toolbox?
September 16, 2020
2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto ON
3 CE Credits Course Description: The regeneration of tooth-supporting structures which have been lost as a consequence of periodontal diseas...More details
This seminar will include a step-by-step approach on how dry mouth is diagnosed (imaging, salivary flows, PH, buffering capacity) and treated using some of the new products on the market. Problems associated with dry mouth (soft and hard tissue) will also be outlined and suggestions made for treatment. The practice of Dr. Miriam Grushka is limited to Oral Medicine & Orofacial Pain, including: Burning Mouth Syndrome/Disturbances of Taste and Smell Dry Mouth/Orofacial Pain/Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Headaches/Oral Mucosal Lesions Oral Changes of Systemic Diseases/Movement Disorders The majority of oral medicine patients that she currently treats have as their major complaints problems relating to their TM joints, including many who had previously experienced either direct or indirect trauma to the jaw.
MSC, DDS, PHD
Dr. Grushka graduated from Dentristry at the Univsersity of Toronto and completed her Ph.D. studies in Dentistry at the same university in 1986. During her Ph. D. studies, she also taught in the Oral Diagnosis, Oral Medicine and Temporomandibular Joint Clinics. During this period, she worked as a Research Fellow at the Toronto General Hospital, "Mouth Clinic", a clinic designed for the diagnosis and treatment of patients with orofacial pain and oral lesions. In 1986, she qualified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Medicine; in 1988, she completed a two year Post-Doctoral fellowship in the area of facial pain. In 1996, Dr. Grushka graduated from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education with an M. Ed. in Counseling Psychology. In 1997, She became a certified Specialist in Oral Medicne in the Province of British Columbia and a Diplomate of the American Board of Orofacial Pain. Dr. Grushka has lectured widely throughout Canada and the United States in the field of Oral Medicine and Orofacial Pain and has contributed to the scientific literature through both journal articles and book chapters, having authored more than 30 peer-reviewed articles. Since 1998, Dr. Grushka has limited her practice to Oral Medicine in both private and in a hospital based practice. She ran an "Oral Medicine Clinic" at Etobicoke General Hospital between 1988 and 1993 and also served as Chief of Dentistry at EGH from 1990 to 1991.
Tuesday September 29th, 2009, 06:00pm - 09:00pm
$65.00 plus taxes
Prosthodontic Associates Centre for Excellence - 2300 Yonge St. #901, Toronto, Ontario, M4P 1E4, 1.877.920.PACE (7223)
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