Considerations for Asynchronous Teledentistry
The use of teledentistry has the potential to enhance access to care while improving outcomes and reducing costs.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the use and benefits of teledentistry in the context of pre-pandemic, pandemic and post-pandemic care.
- Discuss the application and utility of digital technologies, particularly intraoral scanning, in teledentistry.
- Describe how implementation of teledentistry can improve access to care and potentially reduce the cost of oral healthcare.
This course was issued in July 2021 and expires July 2024. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.