Diana Batoon, DMD

Wake Up Your Practice to Dental Sleep Medicine for You and Your Team

Diana Batoon, DMD

Friday, April 26, 2019

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Lecture
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM  - Hands-on

Cox Business Center

Course DescriptionDiana Batoon, DMD

Sleep Apnea or Sleep Related Disordered Breathing in Adults and Children is ever present in our dental practices today.  As members of the dental community, we are in the best position to screen and evaluate for a condition that causes several total health issues. If left untreated, patients in the dental setting grow into a bigger dilemma that has health risks.  Learn how to be at the forefront of a growing problem that affects people we may treat or know in our lives.  Learn how to create or implement dental sleep medicine in your practice and how to empower your team members to carry out the process.

Lecture Course Objectives
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

  • Understand sleep related breathing disorders  & the role of the dentist
  • Build a collaborative effort between you and different healthcare disciplines
  • Understand the digital workflow and implementation of sleep medicine in the dental practice
  • Gain tools to help your dental team incorporate dental sleep medicine
  • Learn types of oral appliances and alternatives to treatment


Hands-On Course Objectives

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Portion limited to first 25 sign ups!

  • Learn the tools and workflow of the new patient exam for adults and children 
  • Learn types of oral appliances - benefits and risks
  • Learn about temporary appliances & functional appliance therapy for children
  • Learn the whens and whys of different laser applications
  • Implement myofunctional therapy



Dr. Diana Batoon is an international speaker who combines her passion and expertise to challenge the way dentistry is done. She invites her patients and her audiences to question popular misconceptions and face the intimate connection between oral health and overall health. Dr. Batoon’s insight generates momentum for change through practical action steps attained from over 20 years in the field. In 1997, Dr. Diana Batoon founded Bonita Dental in Scottsdale, AZ. A 1996 graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine with specialized training in cosmetic dentistry, she is a member of ADA, AACD, AGD, CDA, AzDA, AACSM, and AADSM. She actively participates in SPEAR Faculty Club, CERECdoctors.com, and has completed a General Practice Residency at Veterans Administration Hospital in Loma Linda, California. She has extensive training in Full Mouth Rehab, TMJ, Sleep Medicine, and Dental Implant Restorations.

Course Sponsored by

If you are interested in sponsoring this course, contact Lynn Means.  

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