|Dr. Nagamani Narayana|
|Date:||Friday, November 15, 2019|
|Location:||UNMC College of Dentistry|
|Instructor:||Dr. Nagamani Narayana|
|Credits:||3 CE hours|
|Registration:||REGISTER ONLINE NOW|
|Class Time:||1:00pm - 4:15pm|
|Fees:||Dentist: $156 Auxiliary: $78|
Speaker: Dr. Narayana an associate professor in Oral pathology at UNMC, College of Dentistry from 2003. In addition to her training in India, Nagamani is dually trained in Oral Medicine and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from UMKC, School of Dentistry, Kansas City and New York Hospital, Queens. She obtained her DMD from Temple University School of Dentistry. She is a diplomate of American Academy of Oral Medicine and American Academy of Oral Pathology. Presently Nagamani teaches Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine at the school; in addition she sees patients in the University Dental Associates and is the director of the oral biopsy service of the UNMC College of Dentistry.
No relevant financial relationships exist.
Oral Pathology: Expecting the Unexpected
As a general practitioner it is important to know the common lesions occurring in different areas in the mouth. It is important to expand the differential diagnoses of oral lesions when they present with unusual clinical findings, recurrent lesions, with complicated medical history and polypharmacy. This presentation will discuss current guidelines in management of these oral lesions considering overall health of the patient.
This presentation will discuss
- Description of the lesions including clinical signs and symptoms
- Radiographic features
- Differential diagnosis
- Dental management considering the medical history
- Management and prognosis
After this lecture, the participants should be able to:
- State the common lesions occurring in the oral cavity.
- Discuss differential diagnoses for these lesions.
- Identify the need of biopsy to arrive at a definitive diagnosis.
- Describe management options considering medical history.
- To manage oral symptoms in patients on polypharmacy.
Method of teaching: Lecture/discussion
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