Speaker Information

Dr. Harold Crossley
Trappe, MD
Pharmacology


Illicit and Pharmaceutical Drug Abuse and Their Impact on You, Your Family, and Your Dental Practice

Patients presenting to the dental office may have already self-medicated with street drugs. What are some of the oral manifestations of street drug abuse? What are the characteristics of and how do I manage the “doctor shopper”? The dental team is in a unique position providing dental care to a patient population that may be regular users or experimenting with mood-altering drugs. This brief presentation includes the signs, and symptoms of commonly abused prescription and illicit drugs.



Date/Time: 3/20/2020   8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Type: Registered
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, Lab techs, Spouses, Students