Pediatric Oral Pathology: From Canker Sores to Soft Tissue Lesions

  • Friday 1/28/2022
  • Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
  • Course Code: 444RL
  • Cost: $99
  • Room Location: BCEC Room 109 AB
  • Credits: 3 CE Hours
Juan Yepes, DDS, MD is a professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at Indiana University School of Dentistry and an attending at Riley Children Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana. Juan is also an adjunct professor at the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry.

This course will provide attendees with the most up-to-date information regarding the fascinating and emerging field of oral pathology in pediatric dentistry. The instructor will use case-presentation as the learning and discussion format and will cover the entire spectrum of the most common oral soft tissue lesions in infants, children, and adolescents.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Understand the importance of a good clinical differential diagnosis
  • Recognize the most common "bumps" in the oral cavity of children
  • Identify the appropriate treatments for oral lesions in children
  • List the key factors related to the differential diagnosis of ulcerative lesions in the oral cavity of children
  • Cite the most common lesions associated with viruses in the oral cavity of children
Recommended Audience: Assistant, Dentist, Hygienist
This Course will be audiotaped.