Overview

Dental procedures for elderly patients’ aged 65 years and above will soon be a reality on a daily basis. This course has been specifically designed to provide a platform for dental professionals who appreciate the changing demographics of older adults in the United States, especially those with complex medical conditions. The scope of geriatric dentistry includes the provision of appropriate dental care for the older adult patient taking into consideration the patient’s overall medical and dental status, in order to improve their quality of life.