Just like your patients need further education on sleep apnea and other areas of dental sleep medicine, and so do you. As a dentist it is important to continue to further your education so that you are constantly up-to-date on important information. After all, you want to become an expert in your area of study and these dental sleep medicine resources can help you do just that. Below you can find three resources to help you continue to provide the services your patients need:
Nierman Practice Management
Since 1988, Nierman Practice Management has worked to help dentists’ offices become more productive. The availability of DentalWriter helps improve efficiency so there is less paperwork to complete, but more time to spend with the patient. Learn more about Nierman Practice Management, upcoming lectures and how you can improve your practice.
The American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
The AADSM was established in 1991 and is the only non-profit national professional society dedicated exclusively to the practice of dental sleep medicine. As a leading national organization for dentists who use oral appliance therapy to manage sleep disordered breathing, the AADSM continues to provide dentists with the resources they need to successfully implement dental sleep medicine in there practice.
American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine
The American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM) is an independent board of examiners that was established in 2004 for duly licensed dentists who treat sleep apnea related breathing disorders. They then evolved from and replaced the Certification Program of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. Dentists are encouraged to visit the ABDSM for more information and proper certification.
Contact Dr. Mayoor Patel for more information on dental sleep medicine (DSM), and where you can turn to for up-to-date information so that you can continue to grow your practice.