From Biomechanics to Complex TMJ Cases

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About this Course

Biomechanics is the study of mechanics applied to living beings, it analyzes loads, stress, tension, movement, size, shape, and structure of the body. The temporomandibular joint in physiological states is subject to the interaction of various bone (jaw and temporal), nervous, cartilaginous, and muscular components. During these 4 cases analysis, it will provide new perspectives on our understanding by bringing together the principles of biomechanics and TMJ.

Benefits for learners:

· Latest evidence-based clinical case analysis

· Continued professional development and learning

· IOF Certificate of Completion

· Management of patients with orthodontic disorders


What will you learn?

1. What are the key considerations for achieving successful traction of impacted teeth in orthodontic treatment?

2. In orthognathic surgery, what factors contribute to condylar displacement within the glenoid fossa, and how can this be managed?

3. How can orthodontic professionals effectively address discrepancies in width between the anterior and posterior segments following orthognathic surgery?

4. What factors play a crucial role in the success or failure of orthodontic treatment, specifically when employing tongue crib to correct openbite?

5. What are the diagnostic criteria and methods for accurately identifying temporomandibular joint ankylosis?

6. What are the factors contributing to the recurrence of temporomandibular joint ankylosis, and what are the underlying mechanisms involved?

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Course Duration:
90 minutes

Course Fees:
FREE

Language:
English & Chinese
Overview
Who is eligible?
 All dentists, especially for orthodontists are eligible to take the course.
How does the course work?
To obtain your IOF Certificate of Completion, you should watch the whole course.
Minimum system requirements
- Windows 7 and above, Mac OS X v10 or later, Linux-Chrome OS Internet Explorer 9 and above; Google Chrome; Safari and Firefox

About the Speakers

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Dr. Seung-Hak Baek
Mentor
Professor of Department of Orthodontics
School of Dentistry, Seoul National University
President of Korean Association of Orthodontists
Dr. Seung-Hak Baek is an accomplished and highly-respected figure in the field of orthodontics. With a rich educational background, clinical experience, and extensive involvement in academic and professional organizations.

 Dr. Baek is a proud alumnus of the College of Dentistry at Seoul National University, holding degrees including Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Early in his career, he honed his skills as an intern and resident at Seoul National University Hospital, gaining invaluable clinical experience. His dedication to the field is further demonstrated by his leadership roles in key organizations, including serving as the President of the Korean Association of Orthodontists and Past President of the Korean Cleft Lip and Palate Association. His contributions extend to the academic community, where he serves as a reviewer for reputable journals such as KJO, Angle Orthodontist, AJODO, and EJO. Additionally, his role as an Associate Editor in Progress in Orthodontics and AJODO-Clinical Companion showcases his commitment to advancing the field of orthodontics through the dissemination of cutting-edge research and clinical insights.

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Dr. IL-HYUNG YANG
Guest Expert
Chair of Department of Orthodontics
School of Dentistry, Seoul National University
Dr. Yang is the chair of the department of orthodontics at the Seoul National University (SNU) School of Dentistry, Seoul, Rep. of Korea, where he holds the rank of associate professor. He completed his orthodontic training, master degree, and PhD in Orthodontics from SNU school of dentistry and a diplomate of the Korean Board of Orthodontics.

 In the academic realm, Dr. Yang has made significant contributions as an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthodontics at Seoul National University School of Dentistry, building on his prior role as an Assistant Professor. He has also served in hospital appointments, including as a Consultant Staff and Orthodontist at Seoul National University Dental Hospital. Dr. Yang is actively engaged in the professional community, with director roles within the Korean Association of Orthodontists (KAO), Korean Academy of Dental Sciences, and Korean Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine. He has been serving as the Associate Editor of the official scientific journal of the KAO (Korean Journal of Orthodontics) indexed in SCIE. He has also been recognized with awards like the Best Young Investigator Award from the Korean Dental Association and the title of Professor of the Year at Seoul National University Dental Hospital.

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Dr. Jung-Sub An
Guest Expert
Assistant Professor and Program Director of Department of Dentistry
School of Dentistry, Seoul National University
Dr. Jung-Sub An received his Ph.D. from Seoul National University,2013-2016.

Now he is assistant professor of department of dentistry, Seoul National University School of Dentistry.    

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Dr. Jinoh Son
Speaker
Resident – Department of Orthodontics
Seoul National University Dental Hospital
Dr. Jinoh Son received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Seoul National University School of Dentistry, 2016-2020.

 Now he is a student at Seoul National University Graduate School Orthodontics and work in Department of Orthodontics of Seoul National University Dental Hospital  as a resident.

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Dr. Haeddeuri Kim
Speaker
Resident – Department of Orthodontics
Seoul National University Dental Hospital
Dr.Haeddeuri Kim received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Seoul National University School of Dentistry, 2016-2020.
Now he is a student at Seoul National University Graduate School Orthodontics and work in Department of Orthodontics of Seoul National University Dental Hospital  as a resident.
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Dr. Jinbeom Kim
Speaker
Resident – Department of Orthodontics
Seoul National University Dental Hospital
Dr.Jinbeom Kim received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Seoul National University School of Dentistry, 2016-2020.

 Now he is a student at Seoul National University Graduate School Orthodontics and work in Department of Orthodontics of Seoul National University Dental Hospital  as a resident.

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Dr. Hyunseung Hong
Speaker
Resident – Department of Orthodontics
Seoul National University Dental Hospital
Dr.Hyunseung Hong received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Seoul National University School of Dentistry, 2016-2020.
Now he is a student at Seoul National University Graduate School Orthodontics and work in Department of Orthodontics of Seoul National University Dental Hospital  as a resident.
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