Seeing is Believing: A Show and Tell Approach to Counseling Patients on Complete Oral Health

July 28, 2021


Dr. Ashley Clark and Maria Manjone

Speaker Bio:

Dr. Ashley Clark is a Board?Certified Oral Pathologist currently serving as Associate Professor at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. She has published over 40 papers and abstracts, authored the oral pathology sections of both Dental Decks and Dental Hygiene DecDecks, and is on the professional board for Digital Dental Notes and Oral Cancer Cause.

Maria Manjone, is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 30 years experience in the dental field working in both private practice and prosthodontics. She was a member of the Advisory Committee for the Luzerne County Community College Dental Health Department and held the position of Continuing Education Director for the Northeastern PA Dental Hygienist Association. In 2018, Maria joined Benco Dental Supply as a Regulatory Compliance Coordinator.

Course Description:

Join Ashley Clark, DDS, FACD and Maria Manjone, RDH, BS for a quick yet comprehensive refresher on what patients need to see and hear to understand their overall oral health. Learn how to identify suspicious lesions in high-risk patients such as vaporers, tobacco and marijuana users. You’ll take away useful tips and strategies for helping your patients understand their current health risks and encouraging healthy decisions.

Course Objectives:

  • Learn how to engage your patients in the treatment process
  • Remove barriers and create a comfortable environment
  • Identify oral cancer lesions
  • Learn the effects of smoking on the oral tissue
Self Study CE Credit Offered



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