Previous Lectures

Dr. Patel has presented to the following organizations, institutions, study groups & offices.

2017

  • January 17, 2017  Webinar: Marketing your TMD practice, NPM
  • January 20-21, 2017  ABC – Airway, Bruxism & Craniofacial Pain. Jupiter FL
  • January 28, 2017  The Role of Dentistry in Sleep Medicine. Atlanta, GA
  • February 3-4, 2017  Sleep Medicine and Dentistry Mini-Residency Session 1. Chapel Hill, NC
  • February 24-25, 2017  Pinpoint the Pain: TMD, Cranofacial Pain. Jupiter, FL
  • March 10, 2017  Identifying SDB patients within your practice, BDA. London England
  • March 11, 2017  Understanding TMD, BDA. London England
  • March 17-18, 2017  Sleep Medicine and Dentistry Mini-Residency Session 2. Chapel Hill, NC
  • March 23-26, 2017  Sleep Medicine and Dentistry Mini-Residency. Ontario, Canada
  • March 31 -April 1, 2017  Advancing your Dental Sleep Medicine Practice. Los Angeles, CA
  • April 7-8, 2017  Sleep Medicine and Dentistry Mini-Residency Session 3. Chapel Hill, NC
  • April 28-29, 2017  Screening & Increasing Case Acceptance in Dental Sleep Medicine. Jupiter, FL
  • May 1, 2017  Craniofacial Pain, National Commission on Correctional Health Care. Atlanta, GA
  • May 5, 2017 CBCT for the evaluation and management of TMD and OSA,  AAOP. Scottsdale, AZ
  • May 5, 2017 DSM and oral appliance therapy, AAOP. Scottsdale, AZ
  • May 12-13, 2017  Pinpoint the Pain: TMD, Cranofacial Pain. Atlanta, GA
  • May 19-20, 2017  Sleep, TMJ, & Cranofacial Pain Symposium. New York, NY
  • July 7-8, 2017  ABC – Airway, Bruxism & Craniofacial Pain. Chicago, IL
  • July 14-15, 2017  Pinpoint the Pain: TMD, Cranofacial Pain. Atlanta, GA
  • July 21-22, 2017  Sleep & Pain Mini Residency Session 1. Atlanta, GA
  • August 2, 2017  Triage patients with SDB and TMD – Webinar
  • August 18-20, 2017  Orofacial Pain Mini Residency Session 1. Charlotte, NC
  • August 23, 2017  Facial Pain in a GP Practice. Alpharetta, GA

 

2016

  • January 7, 2016  Screening for SDB, Dr. Glover. Buford, GA.
  • January 29-30, 2016  ABC – Airway, Bruxism & Craniofacial Pain. Jupiter, FL
  • February 16, 2016  Dentist role in understanding HST, Webinar
  • February 19-20, 2016  Pinpoint the Pain: TMD, Craniofacial Pain. Jupiter, FL
  • March 4, 2016  KOL meeting ResMed. Lyon, France
  • March 11-12, 2016  Advancing your Dental Sleep Medicine Practice & Hygienist’s Role in Dental Sleep Medicine. Jupiter, FL
  • April 1-2, 2016  Sleep Medicine & Dentistry Mini-Residency Class 4, Session 1. Atlanta, GA
  • April 15, 2016  An overview of Dental Sleep Medicine and oral appliance therapy & Screening Patients ( TMD and Dental Sleep Medicine) – the Dental Assistant’s Role. Orlando, FL
  • April 30 – May 1, 2016  Pintpoint the Pain: TMD, Craniofacial Pain. Atlanta, GA
  • May 6-7, 2016  Successful Implementation of Dental Sleep Medicine. New Haven, CT
  • May 13-14, 2016  Sleep Medicine & Dentistry Mini-Residency Class 4, Session 2. Atlanta, GA
  • May 18, 2016  Home sleep testing dentistry role webinar – ResMed
  • May 24, 2016  Dentist role in identifying SDB, DentFirst. Johns Creek, GA
  • June 3-4, 2016  Sleep Medicine & Dentistry Mini-Residency Class 4, Session 3. Atlanta, GA
  • June 17-18, 2016  Pinpoint the Pain: TMD, Craniofacial Pain. Atlanta, GA
  • June 24-25, 2016   Advancing your Dental Sleep Medicine Practice & Hygienist’s Role in Dental Sleep Medicine. Chicago, IL
  • July 15-16, 2016  Pain & Sleep Symposium. Atlanta, GA
  • July 29, 2016  Pharmacology, AACP. Austin,TX
  • July 30, 2016  Identifying SDB in your practice. AACP. Austin,TX
  • August 27, 2016  Dentist role in SDB & understanding OAT. Fusion Sleep. Johns Creek, GA
  • August 30, 2016  Pain and Sleep Webinar, Nierman Practice Management
  • September 9-10, 2016  Advancing your Dental Sleep Medicine Practice. Houston, TX
  • September 16-17, 2016  ABC – Airway, Bruxism & Craniofacial Pain. Atlanta, GA
  • September 23, 2016  Introduction to dental sleep medicine. London, England
  • September 24, 2016  Advanced topic in Dental Sleep Medicine. London, England
  • September 28 – October 1, 2016  AACP Dental Sleep Medicine Int’ program. San Diego, CA
  • October 14-15, 2016  Beyond the TMJ: Focusing on the advanced diagnosis and management of orofacial pain. Atlanta, GA
  • October 21-22, 2016  Successful Implementation of Dental Sleep Medicine. Atlanta, GA
  • October 27, 2016  Intro to dental sleep and Airway Anatomy, WVU 1st year Dental students, Morgantown, WV
  • November 10, 2016  Airway Physiology, WVU 1st year Dental students, Morgantown, WV
  • November 11-12, 2016  Sleep, TMD, & Craniofacial Pain Symposium. Las Vegas, NV
  •  November 12, 2016  Pima Dental Study Club. Orofacial Pain. Las Vegas, NV
  • December 3, 2016  Case selection and management of DSM patients. Johns Creek, GA

 

2015

  • January 30-31, 2015  How to build a successful dental sleep medicine practice. Jupiter, FL
  • February 18, 2015  How to help prevent hypertension, cardiovascular disease, and stroke by managing sleep apnea. Webinar AAOSH
  • Feb 20 2015  Dental pathway for DSM, Sleep Summit ResMed, San Diego, CA
  • Feb 26 2015  Dentistry Role in identifying Sleep Disordered Breathing, Atlanta, GA
  • March 13-14 , 2015 Sleep Medicine for the Sleep Dentist & Hygienist’s role in Dental Sleep Medicine. Jupiter, FL
  • March 19, 2015 DSM for the Dental Hygienist, Bridgemill Dental Hygiene Study Club, Kennesaw, GA
  • March 24, 2015 Managing side effects of oral appliance therapy – case studies, Webinar, NPM
  • April 17-18, 2015 AACP Sleep Mini Residency Part 1 of 3, Atlanta, GA
  • April 21, 2015 Differential Diagnosis of Orofacial Pain, Webinar, NPM
  • April 24-25, 2015 Advanced Dental Sleep Medicine, Jupiter, FL
  • May 8, 2015  Identifying patients with SDB, AAOP, Denver, CO
  • May 15-16, 2015 AACP Sleep Mini Residency Part 2 of 3, Atlanta, GA
  • June 19-20, 2015 AACP Sleep Mini Residency Part 3 of 3, Atlanta, GA
  • July 7-10, 2015 Pinpoint the Pain. San Diego, CA
  • July 21, 2015  Adjunctive therapies to help OAT success, NPM Webinar
  • July 31, 2015  Pharmacology, AACP, Orlando FL
  • September 21-22, 2015  A day in the Life: Run your practice like the experts. Atlanta, GA
  • September 25-26, 2015  Pinpoint the Pain. Jupiter, FL
  • October 9-10, 2015 Advancing your Dental Sleep Practice. Jupiter, FL
  • November 8, 2015 Dental Appliance Therapy for Snoring and OSA. Atlanta Sleep School, GA
  • November 11-14, 2015  Sleep Medicine and Dentistry Mini-Residency Class 3. San Diego, CA
  • December 4-5, 2015  A Mutidisciplinary Pain, TMD and Sleep Symposium. Atlanta, GA
  • December 14-15, 2015  A day in the life: Run your practice like the experts. Atlanta, GA

 

2014

  • Jan 15, 2014 ResMed Webinar, Case presentation on Narval CC appliances.
  • Feb 25, 2014 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Stein and Frankel, Decatur, GA
  • April 1, 2014  Nierman webinar: Why we need to get involved in TMD and DSM
  • April 11-12, 2014 AACP Sleep Mini residency, session 1, Atlanta, GA
  • April 15, 2014 Identifying patients in your practice with SDB, Dr Gurley, Alpharetta, GA
  • April 23, 2014 Understanding Facial Pain for the General dentist, Coast Dental, Buckhead, GA
  • May 2, 2014   Oral appliance therapy for SDB, AAOP, LAs Vegas, NV
  • May 9-10 2014 Dental Sleep Medicine 2 day course, Atlanta, GA
  • May 16-17 2014 AACP Sleep Mini Residency, Session 2, Atlanta, GA
  • May 29 2014 Application and Clinical indications for Narval CC, Minneapolis, MN
  • June 3 2014 Understanding oral appliances for mamagement of sleep apnea, Dr Heil, Suwanee, GA
  • June 10 2014 Implementing DSM into your GP practice, Dr. Soulimiotis, Johns Creek, GA
  • July 11-12 2014 AACP Sleep Mini Residency, Session 3, Atlanta, GA
  • July 19 2014 Implementing Dental Sleep Medicine, Coast Dental, Lawrenceville, GA
  • August 1 2014  Pharmacology, AACP, Denver, CO
  • August 16 2014 Implementation of Dental Sleep Medicine, Suwanee, GA
  • September 5-6 2014  Advanced Dental Sleep Medicine, NPM, Chicago, IL
  • September 11 2014 Dental Sleep Medicine, Dr. Leo Yelezarov, Alpharetta, GA
  • September 16 2014 Webinar – Building relationships with MD NPM
  • September 17 2014 DSM for Dental Hygienist, North Point Study Club, Alpharetta, GA
  • October 12 2014 Dental Sleep Medicine for the NP and PA, Atlanta Sleep School, Atlanta, GA
  • October 16 2014 Incorporating dentistry into a sleep medicine team, Sleep review webinar
  • October 24-25 2014 Sleep medicine for the Dentist, Atlanta Sleep School, Atlanta, GA
  • November 14, 2014 Dental Sleep Medcine, San Diego AGD, San Diego, CA

 

2013

  • Jan 18-19, 2013 Dental Sleep Medicine – Fundamentals to Treatment, Dr. Chancey & McClimans, Johns Creek, GA
  • Feb 6, 2013 Oral Appliance Therapy – Management of obstructive sleep apnea, Dunwoody, GA
  • March 18, 2013 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Leil, Duluth, GA
  • March 27, 2013 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Nguyen, Duluth, GA
  • April 10, 2013 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentald for GP, Gwinnett Family Dental Care, Lawrenceville, GA
  • April 15, 2013 OMFS role in identifying and treating SDB, OMFS study club, Atlanta, GA
  • April 16, 2013 TMD for ENT, Dr. Nancy Griner and associates, Snellville, GA
  • April 19, 2013 The link between TMD, Bruxism and OSA, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA
  • June 27, 2013 Understanding Oral Appliance Therapy choices for Sleep Disordered Breathing, Johns Creek, GA
  • July 26, 2013  Pharmacology, AACP annual meeting, San Diego, CA
  • Sep 7, 2013    Case based approach to dental appliance therapy for snoring & OSA, Atlanta Sleep School, Atlanta, GA
  • Oct 10, 2013    Physical Therapy role for TMD treatment, Primacare Physical Therapy, Suwanee, GA
  • Oct 16, 2013    Case Presentation on Narval CC, Webinar for ResMed
  • Nov 13, 2013   Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for Periodontist, Dr. O’Neil, Marietta, GA
  • Nov 20, 2013   Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Shulman, Dunwoody, GA

 

2012

  • Jan 20-21 2012 Dental Sleep Medicine – Fundamentals to Treatment, Dr Tanki, Alpharetta, GA
  • Jan 26, 2012     Dentistry’s role in identifying SDB, Chattahoochee dental study club, Atlanta, GA
  • Jan 31, 2012     Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Remigailo, Atlanta, GA
  • Feb 17, 2012    Dentistry’s role in identifying SDB, Atlanta Dental Hygienists Society, Atlanta, GA
  • Feb 21, 2012    TMD & Dental Sleep Medicine, Dr Abbots, Atlanta, GA
  • Feb 25, 2012    Oral Appliance Therapy – Atlanta Sleep School, Atlanta, GA
  • Mar 21, 2012    Dental sleep medicine for the dental team, Dr. Kimchee, Atlanta, GA
  • Apr 26, 2012     Introduction to Oral appliance Therapy for Physician Assistants, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Jul 3, 2012       Oral Appliance Therapy for OSA, Georgia State University (MS – Resp. Therapy), Atlanta, GA
  • Aug 7, 2012     Dentistry’s role in identifying SDB, Dr. Tina Heil, Suwanee, GA
  • Aug 9, 2012     Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Raeisian, Marietta, GA
  • Aug 14, 2012   Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Miller, Cumming, GA
  • Aug 14, 2012   Dentistry’s role in identifying SDB, Metro Atlanta Study Group, Atlanta, GA
  • Aug 17-18, 2012    Dental Sleep Medicine – Fundamentals to Treatment, Dr. Striebel, Johns Creek, GA
  • Aug 20, 2012   Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for the Orthodontist, Dr. Whitney, Buford, GA
  • Aug 28, 2012   Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Griffith, Lawrenceville, GA
  • Sep 4, 2012     Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Vellanki, Lawrenceville, GA
  • Sep 13, 2012   Sleep Disordered Breathing – What Dentist need to know, NDDS, Atlanta, GA
  • Sep 20, 2012   Sleep Disordered Breathing – Dentistry’s Role, Wiregrass dental study group, Dothan, AL
  • Oct 1, 2012      Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Mansouri, Lawrenceville, GA
  • Oct 30, 2012    Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for the Orthodontist, Dr. Gluck, Alpharetta, GA
  • Nov 8, 2012 Understanding Oral Appliance Therapy, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Nov 10, 2012 Oral Appliance Therapy – Atlanta Sleep School, Atlanta, GA
  • Nov 26, 2012 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr. Green, Suwanee, GA

 

2011

  • Jan 5, 2011    Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Angela Slone, Johns Creek, GA
  • Jan 20, 2011  Identifying indicators for SDB during oral examinations, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Feb 9, 2011    Lunch and Learn on TMD & Airway Screening, Dr. Evis Babo, Atlanta, GA
  • Feb15, 2011   Understanding Dentists role in Identifying SDB, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Feb 22, 2011  Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Whiteman, Norcross, GA
  • Feb 25, 2011  Masters Research Presentation, Tufts University, Boston, MA
  • Mar 17, 2011  Identifying indicators for SDB during oral examinations, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Mar 29, 2011  Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Waldron, Marietta, GA
  • Apr 13, 2011   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Veal, Dunwoody, GA
  • Apr 18, 2011   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD in an Orthodontic Practice, Dr. Dempsy, Buford, GA
  • Apr 19, 2011   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Cooper, Dunwoody, GA
  • Apr 30, 2011   Oral appliances the Medical – Dental collaboration, 2nd Annual GASP Meeting, Atlanta, GA
  • May 2, 2011    Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Chung, Marietta, GA
  • May 12, 2011  Identifying indicators for SDB during oral examinations, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • May 18, 2011  Introduction to Oral Appliance Therapy for Respiratory Therapist, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • May 26, 2011  Lunch and Learn on Indicators for SDB during oral examinations, Dr. Edwards, Cumming, GA
  • Jun 13, 2011   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Anathasane, Cumming, GA
  • Jun 21, 2011   TMD – Fundamentals and case examples for GP, Northside Dental Study Club, Roswell, GA
  • June 29, 2011 Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr Hehir & Wheeler, Cumming, GA
  • Jul 1, 2011      Oral appliance therapy for sleep apnea, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Jul 26, 2011    Role of oral appliance in the management of OSA, UAPRN, Dunwoody, GA
  • Jul 27, 2011    Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr Carpenter, Cumming, GA
  • Aug 9, 2011    Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr William & Gale Clarida, Dunwoody, GA
  • Aug 17, 2011  Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr Grayson, Ngyen, Yarborough, Atlanta, GA
  • Aug 20, 2011  Oral appliance therapy for sleep apnea, Athens Regional Medical Center, Athens, GA
  • Aug 23, 2011  Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr Dunoff, Dunwoody, GA
  • Sep 20, 2011  Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr Shackelford, Johns Creek, GA
  • Oct 25, 2011   Understanding Oral appliance therapy for sleep technologist, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Nove 7, 2011  Lunch and Learn TMD – Fundamentals for GP, Dr McGee, Alpharetta, GA
  • Dec 8, 2011    Identifying indicators for SDB during oral examinations, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA

 

2010

  • Mar 14, 2010   Review of Dental Papers on Dental Sleep Medicine in 2009, Annual GASP Meeting, Atlanta, GA
  • Jul 23, 2010    Understanding the need for a multidisciplinary model in your TMD practice, AACP, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Aug 17, 2010   Dental clues in identifying patients with SDB, Northside Dental Study Club, Roswell, GA
  • Sep 14, 2010   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Zackery Powell and Associates, Cumming, GA
  • Sep 21, 2010   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Harmony Francis, Marietta, GA
  • Sep 22, 2010   Identifying SDB Patients in your practice, NDDS, Atlanta, GA
  • Sep 29, 2010   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD in an Orthodontic Practice, Dr. Amanda Conti, Kennesaw, GA
  • Oct 12, 2010    Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Glover, Sugar Hill, GA
  • Oct 13, 2010    Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD in an Orthodontic Practice, Dr. Whittney, Cumming, GA
  • Oct 19, 2010    Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Ronald F. Hull, Marietta, GA
  • Oct 29, 2010    Introduction to Oral Appliance Therapy, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Nov 2, 2010     Lunch and Learn on TMD & Airway Screening, Dr. Elizabeth Caughey, Atlanta, GA
  • Nov 11, 2010   Lunch and Learn on Screening for TMD, Dr. Green, Gainesville, GA

 

2009

  • Sep 22, 2008   Case Presentation, Tufts University, Boston, MA
  • Mar 26, 2009   Understanding Bruxism, Gwinette Dental Association, Duluth, GA
  • Apr 24, 2009    Dental Examination for Medical Doctors, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Jun 26, 2009    Overview of Oral Appliance Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA
  • Sep 2, 2009     Research Protocol Presentation, Tufts University, Boston, MA
  • Sep 10, 2009   TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Sep 11, 2009   Understanding Oral Appliance Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Fusion Sleep, Johns Creek, GA

 

2008

  • Apr 4 2008      Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Reading, PA
  • Apr 14 2008    Understanding TMJ function, Oral findings and its relevance, GPC, Dunwoody, GA
  • May 29 2008   TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA

 

2007

  • Feb, 8 2007    TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Mar 8 2007     TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Apr 19 2007    TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • May 17 2007   TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Jun 14 2007    TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Jul 12 2007     TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Nov 2-3 2007   Muscle Reflex Testing, Assistant Instructor, San Diego, CA
  • Nov 10 2007    Introduction to Sleep Disordered Dentistry, Alpharetta, GA

 

2006

  • Apr, 18 2006    TMJ and Dental Health, Johns Creek Study Club, Alpharetta, GA
  • Jun, 22 2006    TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA
  • Oct, 12 2006    TMJ and Dental Health, Alpharetta, GA