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Pediatric Educational Dental Seminars (P.E.D.S.)

Pediatric Dental Pearls for the NEW DENTIST

Course Description

Our interactive, lecture/hands-on course is designed to give you a clear understanding and comfort level working with children while learning modern techniques and materials in all aspects of pediatric dentistry. Our course attendees realize an immediate impact on their practice as they gain confidence and increased proficiency, and quickly incorporate new techniques and technologies into their private practice. 

  • Learn it, See it, Do It.  Immerse yourself in the subject matter with interactive lecture discussion, and hands-on workshops. 
  • Develop confidence in your ability to perform procedures you weren't comfortable doing previously.
  • Separate yourself from your colleagues as you learn Dr. Chuong's clinical techniques.
  • Experience more than just another "how-to" course. You'll find out what really works, what doesn't, and learn "the why."

Course Schedule:

Friday: 

  7:30 am - 8:00 am   Registration (Continental Breakfast)
  8:00 am – 5:00 pm  Lecture (Lunch Included)

Saturday: 

  7:30 am - 8:00 am   Registration (Continental Breakfast)
  8:00 am – 5:00 pm  Hands-On SimLab (Lunch Included)

Instructor Bio:

Christopher E. Chuong, D.M.D.

Dr. Christopher E. Chuong is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is a Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Emory University. Dr. Chuong graduated with High Honors from the University of Florida College of Dentistry and completed his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry through Shands Hospital/University of Florida. Dr. Chuong has established 2 highly successful practices in Tampa, Florida area since 2012. He has completed over 2,500 sedation cases using various modalities, including IV sedation, General Anesthesia and Oral Conscious Sedation. He is ACLS and PALS certified.   

Educational Objectives and Benefits:

At the conclusion of the course, the participant will know how to confidently treat the pediatric patient and get predictable treatment results. 

Comprehensive and evidence-based practicum covering all aspects of pediatric dentistry

  • prevention dentistry
  • behavior guidance/ N2O
  • treatment planning
  • painless local anesthesia techniques
  • pulp therapy
  • space maintainenance / interceptive orthodontics
  • sedation dentistry

Hands-on SimLab training

  • perform both SSC and Zirconia crowns
  • anterior composite crowns
  • New bioactive restorative materials
  • Bioactive luting cements

Additional Information:

Pediatric Educational Dental Seminars (P.E.D.S.)

Pediatric Educational Dental Seminars was founded by Dr. Christopher Chuong, a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist.

The goal is to help NEW DENTISTS (practicing 10 years or less) to define, meet and exceed their professional goals by providing practical, clinical, and scientific based courses that teach, inspire, and elevate their respective skill sets in pediatric dentistry.

Our course attendees realize an immediate impact on their practice as they gain confidence and increased proficiency, and quickly incorporate new techniques and technologies into their private practice. 

When you're ready for the whole story, there is no substitute for PEDS  proven and reliable continuum for pediatric dentistry. 

NSUCDM Acknowledges with Gratitude the Support of:

  • Nu Smile
  • Pulpdent
  • TD Bank
  • Darby Dental

 

ADA CERP - Continuing Education Recognition Program and Association for Continuing Dental Education Logos

Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The College is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education, approved AGD/PACE program 

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