CDE: [Penn Orthodontic Department Lecture Series] ft. Mohammad Qali, DDS, MS

Sep, 2021
06:30 PM-08:00 PM

Virtually presented via Zoom Webinar

Time: 6:30-8:00 pm EST; This virtual lecture will begin promptly at 6:30 pm via Zoom Webinar.
Registration: FREE to view (does not include continuing education credits); Registration is still required.
CE Credits: 1.5 lecture credits
To receive continuing education credits:
Dentist, $37.50
Penn Dental Medicine Alumni, $28.00
Military, $28.00
**Payment is made following the program.**

Periodontal Considerations in Orthodontic Treatment

Course Description

There are many considerations when it comes to moving teeth through the periodontium in terms of soft and hard tissue to obtain the best orthodontics results and maintain a healthy periodontium. If these considerations are kept in mind, it will help minimize unwanted side effects. The purpose of this Lecture is to provide a review on some of the periodontal considerations that needs to be addressed before, during and after orthodontic treatment. The intent is to maximize the participants exposure to different concepts that can be applied in the daily orthodontic practice to help provide long term periodontal stability.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, the learner will:

  • Gain a better understanding of different periodontal procedures reviewed and add these concepts to their daily practices.

Dr. Mohammad Qali was born and raised in Kuwait. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2015. He then returned to Kuwait City for a one year AEGD internship program at the Kuwait Ministry of Health, of which he completed in July 2016. In 2017, Dr. Qali joined the Kuwait University as a teaching assistant in the Department of Periodontics. He completed the combined Periodontics/Orthodontics program at the University of Pennsylvania in 2021 and obtained his Master’s degree.

Disclosure: Dr. Qali has no relevant financial interests to disclose.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 1.5 continuing education credits.