Ms. Judy Bendit Aging Oral Health/Ergonomics/ Caries/ instrument sharpening Delray Beach, FL

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  • Faculty, Temple Dental
  • National speaker for more than 20 years
  • Volunteer, U.S. and International 

Thursday Courses
Th201 - Prevention Convention
Time: 8 AM - 3 PM
Room: ,
Type: Registered    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $180.00  Other Fee: $110.00

8 - 9:30 a.m.
Dr. Tieraona Low Dog
Boning Up on Osteoporosis: An Update for the Dental Team

This highly informative session will provide the most current evidence for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. Intertwining medical
and dental management throughout, allowing participants to gather personal and professional insights.


9:30 - 11 a.m.
Ms. Judy Bendit
Something to Chew On: The Effects of Aging on Oral Health

Just like all of us, our patients are advancing in age and are facing some complicated age-related consequences . Food impactions,
expanding restorations, temperature sensitivity, xerostomia, grinding and erosion are just a few of the many issues they will face as they
grow older. This course looks at the contributing factors that will be affecting our aging patients and provides an opportunity to discuss their
personal, and our professional dilemmas. We will chew on the facts and spit out potential solutions that will help us all age tastefully.


Note: Lunch is on your own from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Attendees will receive a $10 food and beverage voucher when arriving at the course, courtesy of Hinman Housing Powered by Eventsphere. The voucher can be redeemed at any Levy outlet in the Georgia World Congress Center.


12 - 1:30 p.m.
Dr. Samson Ng
Oral Pathology Update for the Hygienist 

Please join us for this interactive clinical-radiological-pathological correlation seminar designed to review clinical relevance of radiology/
pathology and dental therapeutics that hygienists commonly encounter in a community practice. This seminar will focus on clinical mucosal
examination identifying “WNL” versus “atypical” findings; principle of radiographic interpretation (nothing black and white, only something
in between; and clinical identification and management of oral viral, and fungal infection.


1:30 - 3 p.m.
Ms. Shannon Nanne
Jump With Me! Take That Step to Treating the Entire Patient, Not Just the Oral Cavity We Are Used To!

We are experts in our field trained to recognize abnormalities, provide patients’ education, teach prevention techniques, screen for early
detection, and provide prompt treatment. This is good intra-orally, but what happens when we see a mole on a patient’s face, lip, eye or skin
that keeps getting bigger every time we see them? About three million non-melanoma skin cancers and 132,000 melanoma skin cancers
occur globally each year. By the end of this course you will have the knowledge to save a life!

Th117 - Black Is Back: How Technology Is Changing Delivery of Care for High-Risk Patients in the Dental Office
Time: 1 - 2:30 PM
Room: ,
Type: Participation    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $95.00

This program focuses on the innovations and advancements in remineralization
products and technologies that will influence and change the delivery of care we
provide to our patients tomorrow. We will focus on Silver Diamine Fluoride and
how it can be used for high-risk patients. So let’s pave the way to a caries free
practice, because black is back.

Friday Courses
Fr338 - Paving the Way to a Caries-Free Practice: How Technology Is Changing Delivery of Care for Caries Patients
Time: 9 AM - 12 PM
Room: ,
Type: General    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

This program focuses on the innovations/advancements in remineralization
products/technologies that will influence and change the delivery of care we
provide our patients. “Caries Risk Assessment” surveys help identify patient risk
level, and then mapping out a treatment plan that takes into consideration all
factors that can influence the caries pattern and prevalence. We will develop
treatment plans that incorporates appropriate modalities and patient applied
practices, along with the latest technologies, to diagnosis/reverse early caries
patterns. We will focus on fluoride in OTCs, in-office varnishes and SDF .
So, let’s pave the way to a caries-free practice.

Fr148 - Ergonomic Longevity in Dentistry: Positioning for Life
Time: 2 - 5 PM
Room: ,
Type: Participation    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $95.00

As clinicians, we are challenged each day to provide quality care through
effective instrumentation. Often, however, little attention is given to the fact
that appropriate instrument selection, design and usage can reduce the risk of
occupational injury. Designed for the dentist and dental hygienist, this half-day
hands-on workshop will help you become comfortable with recent advancements
in instrument design and practice techniques to reduce occupational injury.

Saturday Courses
Sa285 - What’s in Your Armamentarium? Thingamajigs, Whatchamacallits, and Other Essential Products to Upgrade and Improve Your Hygiene Procedures
Time: 8:30 - 11:30 AM
Room: ,
Type: Registered    Handouts: Yes
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00

You have, no doubt, heard the expression “What’s in your wallet?” For those
of us in the dental industry, a more appropriate question might be: “What’s in
your Armamentarium?” What if I told you that you could upgrade what’s in your
armamentarium in a way that could help you work better, smarter and more
efficiently? Join me for my course called Thingamajigs, Whatchamacallits and
Other Essential Tools to learn how to upgrade and improve the instruments you
work with every day.

Registering for the Hinman Dental Meeting is required to attend ALL courses and Special Events.
Course type description:
General = No additional fee (registration required for these courses – we no longer accept walk-ups)
Registered, Interactive, Participation and Special Events = Fee courses