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Olin Loomis Lecture: The Prosthodontic Management of Adolescent Patients

Time: Sep 28, 2024 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
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This lecture examines a patient population that presents a unique set of challenges caused by craniofacial growth and its effect on the oral cavity. Topics of interest include the etiology of edentulism, understanding the goals of prosthetic treatment, exploring various treatment options, and discussing preventive measures to mitigate future tooth loss in the adolescent population.

Learning objectives:

  1. Etiology of edentulism in the adolescent population.
  2. Goals of prosthetic treatment in the adolescent population.
  3. Treatment options and prevention of future tooth loss in the adolescent population.