Bridging The Gap Between Dentistry And Medicine
Dentists, iHDS and Multidisciplinary Airway Study club will be reviewing an extreme case of chronic daily migraines, insomnia and excessive daytime sleepiness from maxillary, mandibular hypoplasia, resolved with maxillary mandibular advancement and collaborative care, in a 15 y/o boy.
Presented by: Jerald H. Simmons, MD; David ALfi, MD, DDS; Sue Merino, M.A., CCC-SLP, COM
Learning objectives include:
- Recognizing maxillary, mandibular hypoplasia
- Understand the relationship between compromised airway anatomy leading to disturbed sleep and daytime dysfunction
- Understand treatment approaches, including surgical intervention necessary to resolve severe cases