august, 2020

202021aug8:30 am5:00 pmOral Surgery – Learn Practical Skills to Enhance Your Clinical TechniquesFacilitated by Dr Barbara Woodhouse8:30 am - 5:00 pm AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my timeADA House Event Organized By: ADA WA Discipline:Oral Surgery

Event Details

Many dentists may avoid carrying out oral procedures because of lack of skill and or confidence. This course, whilst theory only, may help you overcome some of these issues and reinforce your knowledge of practical clinical oral surgery.

Course Outline:


  • Extraction of erupted and impacted teeth and roots – assessment, instrumentation and techniques.
  • Biopsy techniques – when, how, and what then?
  • Exposures of teeth – the importance of early intervention and successful approaches.
  • Suturing techniques.
  • Oro antral communication – when to deal with it, and how.
  • Prescribing postoperatively – effective antibiosis and analgesia.
  • MRONJ – prevention and management of.



Speakers for this event

  • Dr Barbara Woodhouse

    Dr Barbara Woodhouse

    Specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon - MBBS, MDSc, FRACDS, FFDRCS (Ireland), FRACDS (OMS)

    Dr Woodhouse graduated in dentistry from the University of Qld in 1978 and worked for Qld Health and in private practice – both in rural Queensland and in Brisbane – before deciding to specialise in oral and maxillofacial surgery. After completing a Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, she returned to the University of Qld to teach and to complete a Masters degree in oral and maxillofacial surgery in combination with a four-year surgical training program, initially at the Royal Brisbane Hospital. Dr Woodhouse completed her final year in a world class training facility in the UK and was admitted to Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

    She was awarded a travelling Fellowship to Europe in recognition of the work she undertook in England. On her return to Australia, Dr Woodhouse commenced private practice in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. At the same time she completed a medical degree through the University of Queensland and was awarded a specialist Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

    She was appointed a consultant at the Royal Brisbane and Princess Alexandra Hospitals from 1994 to 2009 where she pioneered several techniques not previously performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons in Queensland. She has also served as Lieutenant Colonel Consultant to the Australian Army, and is currently on the national board of examiners for doctors applying for specialist registration in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

    Dr Woodhouse practices all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery but has a special interest in the correction of facial deformity.

    URL https://wesley.com.au/doctors/Barbara-Woodhouse

    Specialist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon - MBBS, MDSc, FRACDS, FFDRCS (Ireland), FRACDS (OMS)


ADA WAIn Western Australia, ADAWA is regarded as the recognised voice of dentistry. With around 92% of registered dentists and dental specialists across the private and public sectors as members, the Association provides a most effective representative body. ADAWA strives to promote the art and science of dentistry, to represent the profession and to provide services which promote the highest level of oral health in the community.[email protected] ADA House, 54-58 Havelock Street, West Perth, WA 6005


(Friday) 8:30 am - 5:00 pm AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my time

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$605 – $907.50

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