Making the most of 2D imaging and OPG interpretation

Date: 22/05/2017
Location: Cavendish Imaging BIRMINGHAM and ONLINE
Cost: £60/£30*

Please use the form to your right to register your interest in this course.

While a lot of focus is given on CBCT interpretation, understanding the benefits and limitations of 2D radiography is also part of the dental CBCT interpretation curriculum. This session will therefore address this training need and refresh your knowledge around OPG interpretation.

We are very pleased that Mr Martin Evans, FRCS (OMFS), FRCS, FDSRCS (Ed), MBBCH, BDS will be delivering this CPD session.

Aims

  • The benefits and limitations of 2D radiography
  • Refresh knowledge of normal anatomy on an OPG image.
  • Case Study reviews of abnormalities on OPGs
  • Discussing 2D vs 3D.

 Objectives

  • Understand the benefits of 2D radiography
  • Recall and recognise normal anatomy on an OPG
  • Be able to identify abnormalities on an OPG
  • Understand when a CBCT will benefit diagnosis

Martin undertook his training in Dentistry at the University of Birmingham, and Medicine at the University of Wales College of Medicine. Having completed his postgraduate training in surgery he obtained his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS). Following this he undertook a five-year specialist training programme in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the West Midlands Deanery. Completion of this training programme and the speciality examination resulted in the award of specialist Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, FRCS (OMFS).

The cost of the event is £60 (£30 for regular Cavendish Imaging referrers).

To register for this event, please submit the form on the right.

Date: Monday 22 May 2017

Time: 6:30pm for 7pm start

Location: Cavendish Imaging Birmingham AND online via our live web link

Cost: £60 (£30 for our regular referrers*)

CPD: 1 credit

*you referred 5 scans or more since Jan 2017

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