Oral and Dental Trauma

Oral and Dental Trauma

credit hours | 3 CE hours

The diagnosis and treatment of traumatic maxillofacial injuries in dogs and cats can be challenging. This course will introduce learners to traumatic injuries involving the mandible, maxilla, temporomandibular joints, palate, soft tissues, and dentition.

This course is 100% online. All the videos and assessments are on demand. Completion of this course with an 80% or better provides 3 hours of CE!

What You'll Learn

  • Diagnose canine and feline jaw fractures and maxillofacial injuries
  • Select appropriate treatment plans including patient stabilization, selection of proper techniques and management of postoperative complications
  • Recognize and identify clinical presentations of dental trauma in dogs and cats and interpret results of oral examination and dental radiographs to select appropriate treatment options



This course material is from one of the modules in Clinical Small Animal Dentistry. Find out more about the full Clinical Small Animal Dentistry course here.

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