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Medical Considerations of the Dental Geriatric Patient

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Note: The Monterey Bay Dental Society is operating, but the office is currently closed due to COVID-19.

Upcoming C.E. courses

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Medical Considerations of the Dental Geriatric Patient

  • Tue, May 18, 2021 | 6:00 PM - Tue, May 18, 2021 | 8:00 PM

C.E. Units — 2.0 (Core)


This presentation will address dental considerations in geriatric patients with dementia, cardiovascular conditions, and/or head and neck cancer treatments. Recent treatments and dental management approaches will be discussed as well as how the dentist interacts with the patient's medical team for wholistic patient management. The lecture will consist of three parts:

  1. Dementia
  2. Cardiovascular disease
  3. Cancer updates



Evelyn M. Chung, DDS

Evelyn Chung, DDS

Dr. Chung is a Clinical Professor at the UCLA School of Dentistry. She specializes in the treatment of special needs, medically compromised, cancer, geriatric and dental phobic patients. She is also involved in teaching dental students in the Section of Removable Prosthodontics and Special Patient Care Dentistry. She has also participated in community service missions both internationally and locally. She has mentored dental students involved in Ticket to Smile, a dental care program where faculty supervise dental students providing dental hygiene education and preventive services to the residents of the Salvation Army. She has also worked with dental students in the Special Needs Committee with her colleague, Dr. Eric Sung to educate patients and caregivers at local regional care facilities for special needs patients.

Maintain Dental Water Lines course

Learning Your Lines 2021

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Online C.E. is now available ​free to all active MBDS members​.

With member needs in mind during COVID-19 physical distancing, Monterey Bay Dental Society is partnering with Viva Learning to provide live and pre-recorded distance learning C.E. opportunities. 

Dentistry 4 Vets logoThe Dentistry4Vets Foundation provides ​high ​quality ​dentistry and ​dental ​implant ​care for the deserving veterans of Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties through volunteer efforts within our community. They have local veterans in need of dental care.