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Introducing Patients to Dental Occlusion

Introducing patients to the concept of dental occlusion and complete care can, at first, seem like a daunting task to many. Dr. DeWitt Wilkerson discusses the following points essential to explaining dental occlusion and complete care to patients in the video below:

    • What is a physician of the masticatory system?
    • What is the role of a dentist?
    • How do you educate your patients?
    • What tools can you use to demonstrate occlusal problems to your patients?

Watch this video for the answers to these questions.

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DeWitt Wilkerson, DMD is a senior faculty member at The Dawson Academy and co-owns DuPont & Wilkerson Dentistry in St. Petersburg, FL with fellow faculty member Dr. Glenn DuPont. He launched The Dawson Academy’s annual Airway Symposium and continues to lecture across the world about airway and TMD.