Shake Up the Status Quo With A New Standard of Patient Care

  • Saturday 1/27/2024
  • Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Course Code: 770SL
  • Cost: No Charge
  • Room Location: BCEC Exhibit Floor Classroom I
  • Credits: 0 CE Hours
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Lisa Curbow, RDH Lisa Curbow, BAAS, RDH, CDP has been in clinical practice for almost three decades, serving in both periodontal and general offices. She has also served as an office manager and hospital coordinator. Lisa’s passion is in educating and empowering others to be better equipped to treat patients with special needs. She is a member of the SCDA, AADMD, and iADH. Lisa is also a certified dementia practitioner.
Ibrahim Shihadeh, DMD Dr. Ibrahim Shihadeh DMD graduated with honors from the University of Connecticut earning a degree in the BS/DMD program. He then completed a residency program which emphasized dental technology and the specialized care of medically fragile and complex patients. As a full partner in Rhode Island Dental Arts, Dr. Shihadeh continues to expand his knowledge base and skills with continuing education courses and study club groups with like minded dentists. He places an emphasis on helping his patients maximize their overall health. In addition to his private practice responsibilities, Dr. Shihadeh has been the chief of dentistry at Eleanor Slater Hospital in Cranston, RI since 2012 where he provides comprehensive dental care to the long-term care patients who reside in the facility. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, the RI Dental Association and the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the Central New England Dental Research Group.

Patient experience is king. Provide a new standard of care with the latest science has to offer, and watch your patients tell their friends, families, online social networks and your dental colleagues about your practice.

Join Dr. Ibrahim Shihadeh and Lisa Curbow RDH to discover how you can leverage neuromodulation with the game changing Dental Pain Eraser for comprehensive oral pain management for your patients in the office AND at home. Put the power of instant pain relief in your and your patients’ hands and find out how it will be a win-win for you, your practice and your patients.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Describe the science and technology behind neuromodulation in the management of oral pain and inflammation
  • Explore how neuromodulation delivers the highest standard of care for everyday patient treatment
  • Review the key motivators of dental patients in seeking and accepting dental treatment
  • Choreograph a patient-centric chairside routine for elevating the patient experience for optimal clinical and practice success
  • Learn how to leverage the patient experience to increase practice referrals and awareness, and how to set your office apart
  • Reimagine the patient journey from when they arrive in the office, through evaluation
Recommended Audience: Assistant, Dentist, Hygienist
Ambient Noise Disclaimer: Please note that this course will be held on the Exhibit Hall Floor and will be subject to ambient noise.

The Synapse Dental grant has been applied to this course.




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