Applications for Acupuncture in Dentistry
An overview of this ancient technique and the most common oral conditions that can be treated with acupuncture therapy.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the basic concepts of acupuncture therapy, and indications for its use in oral healthcare.
- Discuss the evidence for acupuncture’s efficacy in dental treatment.
- Explain the effects of acupuncture in managing dental pain and related conditions.
This course was issued in August 2020 and expires August 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.