Integrative Dental Medicine: The Next Great Frontier
CE Credits: 3 Hour Lecture | Subject: Oral Medicine | Recommended for: All Attendees
Dentistry has advanced on several frontiers over the last 40 years, including perio, restorative, implants, cosmetic and digital dentistry. What’s our great profession’s next great frontier? Answer: Elevating dentistry to its rightful place as a specialty of medicine. This course will explore three key pillars of integrating dentistry and medicine.
- Oral and systemic inflammation and infection.
- Airway, breathing, and sleep disorders.
- TMD & dental malocclusion disorders.
- A checklist will be provided for immediate implementation on Monday morning!
About the Speaker:
Dr. DeWitt Wilkerson, D.M.D. is the Resident Expert of Integrative Dental Medicine and a senior faculty member at The Dawson Academy. He co-owns DuPont & Wilkerson Dentistry in St. Petersburg, Florida, and recently published his first book, “THE SHIFT– The Dramatic Movement Toward Health Centered Dentistry”. Dr. Wilkerson has lectured on integrative dental medicine, whole health dental treatments, restorative dentistry, occlusion, TMJ disorders, and airway/dental sleep medicine all over the world. Dr. Wilkerson is the current President of the American Academy for Oral and Systemic Health and is a past President of the American Equilibration Society. He’s actively involved with the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Christian Medical/Dental Association. Financial Relationship – none reported.