November 13, 2018 at 4:30 PM to 8:45 PM
700 S Almansor Street
Alhambra, CA 91801
|Speaker||Parish Sedghizadeh, DDS|
Clinical evaluation and lesion diagnosis in the dental patient: best practices for the oral health care provider!
This course is designed for oral health care providers, particularly dentists and dental hygienists, to provide an update in oral pathology and best practices with respect to clinical evaluation and diagnosis of oral lesions. Common and rare oral conditions ranging from developmental, inflammatory, infectious, and neoplastic etiology will be discussed. Hot topics will also be discussed, such as HPV and oral cancer, bisphosphonate patients and dental care, and medicolegal issues related to dental malpractice.
Speaker: Parish P. Sedghizaheh, DDS, MS, QME
Dr. Parish P. Sedghizadeh is an Associate Professor of Clinical Dentistry at the University of Southern California, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry, and Director of the USC Center for Biofilms. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from UCLA, and his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from USC. After his doctorate, he pursued specialty training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at Ohio State University, where he also attained a Master of Science degree in oral biology, fellowship in the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and subsequently board certification. Dr. Sedghizadeh conducts research, publishes, consults, and teaches oral and maxillofacial pathology, radiology, and medicine with an active clinical practice.