Space Maintainers for the Pediatric Patient

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Friday, October 26, 2012


Salwa Atwan, DDS, MS

Mariana Haughey, DDS, MS

Course Overview

This course will offer updated information a general practitioner can utilize in treatment for pediatric space management cases. Clinical case-based scenarios with management options will be reviewed. Participants are introduced to different types of space maintainers that are available in the market and be able to identify quality, advantage and disadvantage of these types.

Course Objectives

At the completion of the course participants will be able to:
• Understand updated knowledge regarding pediatric space management
• Describe and select the appropriate space management appliance for the pediatric patient
• Learn about new materials/appliances
• Identify indication and contraindication of space maintainers for the pediatric patient


University of Detroit Mercy Dental Corktown Campus, Detroit, MI
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Includes a light snack and refreshments.
Dentist - $125; Allied - $75
UDM Alumni: Dentist - $112.50; Allied - $67.50

If you choose to pay for a continuing education course by check, please note that the check must be received by UDM within ten (10) days of registration. If the check is not received within ten (10) days of registration, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the course and will remove you from the course roster and you will forfeit your held seat. If you register less than ten (10) days prior to the start of a course, payment will be accepted up to the course start time. If additional time is required, please contact 313-494-6626 prior to registering to make a payment arrangement.


9:00 AM to 12:00 PM; Registration table opens half an hour before the course begins.

CDE Credits

3 hours (Lecture)

Registration Policy

For your convenience you may register up until 3:00 p.m. on the day prior to the start of the course with no additional charge. An additional non-refundable fee of $20 dollars per person, per course will be assessed to any registrations received after 3:00 p.m. the day prior to a course or to any same day or walk in registrations.

Refund and Cancellation Policy

Unless otherwise posted, a full refund less $25 will be granted if notification of cancellation is received by the Institute for Advanced Continuing Dental Education office two weeks (14 or more days) prior to the start of the course. If a cancellation is received less than two weeks (13 or less days) prior to the start of a lecture only course, a full refund less $100 will be granted. If a cancellation is received less than two weeks (13 or less days) prior to the start of a hands-on course, no refund will be granted. Refunds cannot be given for same any day cancellations or no-shows.

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