Dental Occlusion: It Can Make You or Break You!
November 11, 2016
Academy of General Dentistry
Friday, November 11, 2016
Lecture — 9 AM – 12 PM (Registration Begins 8 a.m.)
3 hours Lecture
Renaissance Waterford OKC Hotel
6300 Waterford Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
Program Approval for Continuing Education
Approved PACE Program Provider
All dentists are interested in achieving beautiful esthetic outcomes in restorative dentistry. We must realize, as we treat more and more complex cases, a thorough understanding of functional occlusal principles and how to apply them, is critical to create predictable outcomes which are stable, comfortable, and healthy.
This presentation will address the primary considerations every dentist must understand regarding stable joints, muscles, parafunction, and occlusion.
- All participants will understand the major factors of dental occlusion
- All participants will understand how to problem solve the major factors of occlusal disease
Bio: Dr. DeWitt Wilkerson is Director of Dental Medicine / Senior Lecturer at The Dawson Academy. He was a 1982 graduate of the University Of Florida College Of Dentistry, the year he joined the Dawson group practice in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is a Fellow in the American College of Dentists, Past President of the American Equilibration Society (AES), and President of The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH).
He is an active member of The American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, and numerous other professional organizations. He serves as an adjunct professor in the Graduate Program, University of Florida College of Dentistry. He has served as an Associate Faculty Member and Special Lecturer at the L.D. Pankey Institute. Dr. Wilkerson lectures both nationally and internationally on the subjects of Restorative Dentistry, Dental Occlusion, TM Disorders, and Integrative Dental Medicine.
When: Friday, November 11, 2016 from 9am-12pm
Where: Renaissance Waterford OKC Hotel