CDE: [Quarterly Combined TMJ Lecture Series] Treatment Option in the JIA Patient with TMD

Oct, 2019
07:00 AM-08:00 AM

Penn Dental Medicine
B-13 Auditorium

Time: 7:00 – 8:00 am
Registration: Free to attend in person; sign-in required for CE credits
Register to ATTEND VIRTUALLY » *Broadcast begins promptly at 7:00 AM
CE Credits: 1.0 lecture credits


The lecture will provide an overview of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and the unique challenge that is presented surgically. Function and structure are important in the decisions made when treatment planning this subset of patients.

Educational Objectives

  • Gain an understanding of JIA, its symptoms, signs and diagnosis.
  • Understand how TMD manifests in this condition and its implications on the TMJ.
  • Gain an understanding of the complexity that these patients pose in treatment decision making, with an emphasis on surgical options available.


Camron Fakhar, DDS, MD, Chief Resident, Penn OMFS, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

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 1.0 continuing education credits.