CDE: [Quarterly Combined TMJ Lecture Series] The Use of Bone Anchored Sutures in TMJ Internal Derangement

Jan, 2021
07:00 AM-08:00 AM

virtually via Zoom webinar

Time: 7:00-8:00 am; This virtual lecture will begin promptly at 7:00 am via Zoom.
Registration: FREE to view (does not include continuing education credits); Registration is still required.
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CE Credits: 1.0 lecture credit
To receive continuing education credits:
Dentist, $25.00
Penn Dental Medicine Alumni, $18.50
Military, $18.50

Course Description

This lecture describes the history of disc plication and the eventual transition to disc repositioning for chronic TMJ disc displacement. Additionally, the lecture will detail new methods for TMJ disc repositioning.

Educational Objective

By the end of the lecture, participants should be able to appreciate the history of TMJ surgery for chronic disc displacement, as well as understand general surgical concepts for modern disc repositioning surgery.


Gino Inverso, DMD, MD is a current Chief Resident in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 1.0 continuing education credit.