Course Description

4th Annual Dawson Academy International Airway Symposium: Cutting Edge Interdisciplinary Treatment Planning and Care in 2020 and Beyond  

This Symposium will focus on the critical question asked by astute Dentists who recognize airway and breathing disorders, how do we address these problems in an interdisciplinary manner with other appropriate health care providers? Our experts have previously taught together on interdisciplinary treatment planning and are excited to share their strategies with us. This year’s event features 3 highly respected interdisciplinary experts on Airway and Breathing Disorders.

Mark Cruz, DDS is a brilliant Restorative Dentist who has developed the highly acclaimed teaching program entitled, “Airway Focused Dentistry”. He serves on the Editorial Board for The Journal of Evidence-based Dental Practice.

Rick Roblee, DDS, MS is an internationally renowned Orthodontist who has authored landmark work in Surgically Facilitated Orthodontic Therapy (SOFT), Airway Centered Growth and Development, and Interdisciplinary Dentofacial Therapy.

Soroush Zaghi, MD has an educational resume that includes Harvard Medical School, UCLA Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford Sleep Surgery. He is considered by many to be the world’s leading ENT Surgeon who focuses on airway and breathing disorders.

DeWitt Wilkerson DMD, Resident Expert of Integrative Dental Medicine at The Dawson Academy, will moderate the Symposium, and tie together what is taught with the rest of the Dawson Academy philosophy of care.

Learning Objectives
  • Learn how various experts diagnose, evaluate and treat airway and breathing disorders
  • Learn the latest strategies for interdisciplinary treatment planning
  • Develop strategies that can be used immediately by every participant
Course Details

Target Audience: General Dentists, Specialists

CE Credits: 16

CE Codes: #010 (1L), #130 (.5L), #180 (.5L), #200 (.5L), #370 (3L), #430 (1.5L), #490 (1L), #730 (8L)

Class Hours: Day 1 & 2 – 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tuition: $1,695 per doctor or technician

Recommended Prerequisite: None

Instructors: DeWitt Wilkerson, DMD; Mark A. Cruz, DDS; Richard Roblee DDS, MS; Soroush Zaghi, MD ENT

Course Dates & Locations

  1. January 17 - January 18

    St. Petersburg, FL (Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront)

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