Free Virtual CE from WSDA & Local Dental Societies

WSDA has partnered with local dental societies around the state to offer free virtual CE to members. Learn more and register for the next available course below.

Dr. Noah Letwin: Exodontia and Other Oral Surgery Procedures for the General Practitioner

Tuesday, March 23
6:30-8:30 PM
CE Credits: 2
Cost: Free for WSDA Members

  • This course will be presented via live Zoom webinar.
  • Please note that registration is first-come, first-served, with a 1,000-person maximum.
  • The registration deadline is Sunday, March 21.
  • In order to earn CE credit, attendees must join using a computer, laptop, or smart device. Those only calling in by phone will not be eligible for CE credit.

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Course Description

This lecture is designed for the general dentist who wishes to incorporate basic oral surgery into their practice and as a refresher for dentists who already do.  

This lecture will review basic oral surgery techniques for the general dentist. Topics include:

  • Patient evaluation
  • Case selection
  • Consent
  • Instrument selection
  • Exodontia and other surgical techniques
    • Flap design
    • Sectioning Teeth
    • Suturing
    • Pre-prosthetic surgery
  • Post operative concerns
  • Knowing when to refer

At the end of this lecture you will have a better understanding if these are procedures you wish to perform for your patients.

Dr. Noah Letwin 

About Dr. Letwin

Dr. Letwin received his PhD in pharmacology from George Washington and his DDS from the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. He is the program director of the Swedish Medical Center, General Practice Residency. He is a co-owner of Seattle Special Care Dentistry, a dental office that focuses on medically complex patients, where he practices as a general dentist.

PACE Approval 2019