Richmond County Dental Society Events

 

The Richmond County Dental Society, the Branch Society of Second District Dental Society, meets several times annually, offering presentations that are current and pertinent to its members. The January meeting is devoted to the Installation of Officers at the Annual Dinner Dance. The April meeting is held in conjunction with the regular Second District Dental Society General Membership Meeting.

 

*Unless otherwise stated, all featured speakers have disclosed that they do not have any relevant financial arrangements or affiliations with any corporate organizations that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning the continuing education activities stated below.

  

 

2021 Schedule of Meetings


Tuesday, March 16, 2021 | 7 p.m.

Virtual meeting via Zoom

Subject: "Head and Neck Oncology in Dental Practice"

Essayist: Steve Yusupov, D.D.S., M.D., Director of Maxillofacial Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital

 

Synopsis:

This is an overview of head and neck oncologic surgical practice for the general practitioner and its aim is to outline epidemiology of head and neck cancers, as well as to differentiate between subtypes within the head and neck and how the diagnoses, implications and management are different. As the prognosis is dependent on early diagnosis, there will be emphasis on the importance of the general dentists’ involvement in screening.

 

Staging will be reviewed, as this is paramount in diagnostic aspect of care. There will be a brief overview of the management of oral cancer with National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines. Case presentations, including post ablative reconstruction techniques and dental rehabilitation of the oral oncologic patients, will be presented. Upon successful completion of this lecture the attendee will learn:

  • The epidemiology of head and neck cancers

  • How to differentiate between different subtypes within the head and neck

  • The importance of general dentists’ involvement in screening

  • About cancer staging, diagnosis and management


MCEU  - 1 HOUR

 

Advance registration is required.

 

REGISTER

 

After your registration is approved, you will receive a confirmation email from Zoom within 24 hours containing a link to join the meeting. You may wish to add no-reply@zoom.us to your contacts list to ensure the email is not routed to your junk/spam folder.

 

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Thursday, April 8, 2021 | 7 p.m.

Virtual meeting via Zoom 

*This meeting is a combined regular April membership meeting for SDDS and RCDS members.

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Subject: Solea Lasers - The Most Versatile Technology in Dentistry

Essayist: Heath Brantley, D.D.S.

Synopsis: TBA

MCEU - 1 HOUR

 

Advance registration is required.


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Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Subject: TBA

Essayist: TBA

Synopsis: TBA

 

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Subject: TBA

Essayist: TBA

Synopsis: TBA

 


Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Subject: TBA

Essayist: TBA

Synopsis: TBA