Managing and Preventing Oral Health Emergencies during the Pandemic - Thurs, Jan 28, 7pm

Posted on January 15, 2021

Managing and Preventing Oral Health Emergencies during the Pandemic - Thursday, January 28th at 7pm

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From the First Tooth - handout

This webinar featured a case study by a pediatrician, two dentists sharing resources and strategies for dealing with dental emergencies and tips for early intervention, another community based pediatrician discussing prevention in the well child visit and an overview of upcoming policy/legislation featuring a Maine Representative.

7:00pm - Introduction and Case Presentation
Genevieve Whiting, MD FAAP, Pediatrician at Maine Medical Partners- Westbrook and Secretary of the Maine Chapter of the AAP

7:10pm - Dental emergencies, the dental home, working with pediatricians
Norma Desjardins, DMD, Dentist & Executive Director of nonprofit St Apollonia Dental Clinic, Presque Isle

7:20pm - Early intervention, Link to COVID, Introduce SDF
Stephen C. Mills, DDS, board certified pediatric dentist

7:30pm - Primary Prevention in pediatric well child visits, screening, fluoride varnish, when to refer, and introduce new FTFT Program Specialist, Lyvia Gaewsky
Jeffrey Stone, MD, FAAP, Medical Director and Pediatrician, Waterville Pediatrics

7:40pm - Policy Update and legislation
Representative Lori Gramlich, State of Maine

7:50pm - PCOH Resources, Question and Answer Session
Becca Matusovich, Executive Director, Maine Partnership for Children’s Oral Health