Speaker Information

Dr. Harold Crossley
Trappe, MD
Register Now!

  • Professor Emeritus, University of Maryland Dental School
  • Fellow, American College of Dentists and International College of Dentists
  • Honorary Member, Hinman Dental Society

Fr6064 - What's the Health Status of Your Patient Before Treatment? Check Their Meds Bag
Date/Time: 3/22/2024   9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Type: Lectures   Handouts: Yes

Room: GWCC - A406
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, Lab techs, Spouses, Students
AGD Code: 010

Generic medications represent 90% of all prescriptions. Are they equivalent to brand-name medications? What is a biosimilar? Why are monoclonal antibodies so expensive? Do any of these medications impact my patient’s dental treatment? We will examine the indications, contraindications and side effects of the most commonly prescribed medications as familiarity with these drugs will provide you with a better appreciation for the health profile of today’s dental patient and help you to avoid liability.