november, 2021

202107novAll DayA FOUNDATIONAL GUIDE TO TMD & SLEEP APNOEA(All Day: sunday)(GMT+11:00) View in my timeMelbourne CBD - TBA Event Organized By: General Dental Residency Discipline:Airway and Sleep Apnoea,Graduate SupportFormat:Hands-on,In-Person,Online

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The foundation to successfully treat patients with TMD/sleep apnea issues will be addressed in this hands-on program with Professor Michael Stubbs.

This program will teach participants to gather diagnostic information, analyse risk factors, and form a cohesive treatment plan under the direction of an experienced practitioner. Learn the principles behind simple and moderately complex treatment planning, including the appropriate occlusal orthotic devices for complete patient care. In this course, you will have online access that can be viewed in your own time as well as hands-on learning components. More information will be provided at purchase to prepare your personalised case tutorial and case discussion with template direction allowing one on one feedback.

Registration link: https://www.generaldentalresidency.com.au/events/sleep-apnoea-and-tmd-is-there-a-relationship-with-dr-michael-stubbs


Part 1a (Online): 4 hours of recorded academic content released in October 2021. 

Access to review as many times as you like for 6 weeks. 4 CPD hours.

Tailored treatment planning and case tutorial session guided by Specialist A/Prof Stubbs. Each delegate will be provided a case presentation template which they will complete by finding a suitable patient in their practice (this can be as simple/complex as they choose). The session will involve going through each Delegates’ case and having personalised mentoring and teaching. 3+ CPD hours.

Part 2 (Hands-On) November 13, 2021 (Melbourne), 9-3pm full day live participation. 

Small group participation where attendees will have the opportunity to bring their own patient for consultation and management with A/Prof Michael Stubbs (valued at $300+ pp). See live how he assesses, diagnoses and develops a treatment plan. Learn not just the theory, but see it live in action! This can then help assist you to look after the patient with confidence. We have a strict limit on patient numbers and will be providing this opportunity on a first register first serve basis. Food and drink provided. Limited to 20 max. 6 CPD hours.


  • Understanding the aetiology and pathogenesis of TMD and Sleep Disorders
  • Understanding the examination of a TMD or Sleep Disorder patient including the key attributes of clinical history and examination.
  • Understanding which type of occlusal splint is indicated and will be of benefit to the patient including material and other choices.
  • Understanding how to complete the lab script to organise to organise a mandibular or sleep  appliance
  • Understanding the benefits and disadvantages of splint therapy, and the other modes of treatment that are available and can benefit patient care

Registration link: https://www.generaldentalresidency.com.au/events/sleep-apnoea-and-tmd-is-there-a-relationship-with-dr-michael-stubbs


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Michael Stubbs

    Dr Michael Stubbs

    Oral medicine specialist

    Dr Michael Stubbs has trained as a dentist and then specialised in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with facial or jaw pain that is not derived from the teeth. Dr Stubbs also diagnoses and manages any disorder or disease involving the mouth or jaws and sleep apnoea/snoring disorders with the use of custom made dental devices and is also an Associate Professor in Oral Medicine at LaTrobe University. Michael can be contacted at the Periodontal Associates, Level 10, Suite 5, 20 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000.

    URL http://www.michaelstubbs.com.au/?gclid=Cj0KCQiA04XxBRD5ARIsAGFygj97_9ydW8cDI_EHfrju6p-MQpJkIoEpNgB8zjwh1irbKVkP6e-523gaAsdCEALw_wcB

    Oral medicine specialist


General Dental ResidencyGeneral Dental Residency (GDR) is an education company focused on training new dentists who wish to improve their knowledge and skills after university.


All Day (Sunday)(GMT+11:00) View in my time


Melbourne CBD - TBA

Location TBC Melbourne VIC 3000 AUSTRALIA

CPD Hours



Online and Hands On – $1,309.00 AUD Online Only – $539.00 AUD

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