Ira Lamster DDS, MMSc, Cherae Farmer-Dixon DDS, MSPH, MBA, FACD, FICD Dean, School of Dentistry Meharry Medical College, Susan Altman DNP, CNM, FACNM Program Director: Midwifery Program NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
This webinar will review the general medical and oral health issues that are unique to girls, adolescent females and women across the lifecourse. The focus will be on puberty, pregnancy and menopause, with a review of special considerations for patients seen in the dental office. Topics include changes that occur in the oral cavity, as well as diagnostic and treatment considerations during each stage. In addition, special topics will be discussed, including domestic abuse and oral/facial trauma, and considerations for the patient who is being treated for a gynecological malignancy.