OSAU Membership Benefits

60+ Hours of Curriculum

OSA University offers 60+ hours of online Dental Sleep Medicine courses for Dentists and Team Members to help treat more OSA patients. The curriculum builds a foundation that is critical for practices to drive the success of Dental Sleep Medicine in Your practice.

Client Resources

As a member you will have access to Dental Sleep Medicine Forms & Documentation, Discounts to Industry Partners, Outreach Materials for Physicians, and Live Q & A Sessions with various Key Opinion Leaders on a monthly basis.

Client Activation Kit

After enrolling into OSA University, we will schedule a “Quick Start” 30-min Consultation Call for You to learn from our team of experts. A Profile is created for CE credits and you will receive $100 Store Credit for the Dental Sleep Store.

OSAU Curriculum

OSA University offers 60+ hours of online Dental Sleep Medicine courses for Dentists and Team Members to help treat more OSA patients. The curriculum builds a foundation that is critical for practices to drive the success of Dental Sleep Medicine in Your practice. Targeted education is presented in the areas of sleep fundamentals, patient communication, scheduling and office protocols, case presentation, oral appliance selection & delivery, clinical education for therapy, advanced education for complicated cases, physician outreach & marketing. The ease and convenience of the courses allows for multiple viewing of the material and immediate education accessibility. Learn the coursework needed to function and succeed Your practice — in the convenience of a home, office, or any destination…anytime and anywhere.

Curriculum Categories

Course Titles

  • Sleep Health 101- Introduction to Sleep
  • Dentists Treating Sleep Apnea
  • Patient Engagement Communication
  • Phone Call Training
  • Dental Sleep Medicine Implementation
  • DSM Protocols and Guidelines Review

Course Titles

  • Screening Patients in Your Practice
  • Educate Patients to Obtain a Diagnosis
  • Home Sleep Testing Results
  • How to Read a Sleep Study
  • New Guidelines for Home Sleep Testing
  • The Role of Pulse Oximetry

Course Titles

  • Case Presentation
  • Sleep Case Acceptance; Stop Thinking Like a Dentist
  • Increasing Case Acceptance for Sleep Apnea Patients w/ Limited Insurance Reimbursement

Course Titles

  • Appliance Design and Selection from a Clinical Perspective
  • Select the Ideal Sleep Appliance
  • Appliance Delivery, Follow Up and Management of Patient Care
  • Increasing Success with Innovative Technology for Oral Appliance Therapy
  • Sleep Appliance Hacks
  • Dental Lab Requirements

Course Titles

  • Bite Registrations – How to Take a Bite
  • UARS Patients Should  be Treated
  • Treating the Edentulous OSA Patient
  • Patient Selection Based on Dentition and Periodontal Support
  • Patient Phenotyping for Prediction of Oral Appliance Therapy Outcome
  • Multidisciplinary Approach to Treating Patients

Course Titles

  • Dealing with Difficult OSA Patients
  • Solving Complicated Cases for Oral Appliance Therapy
  • Solving Challenges with non-Favorable Changes in AHI Post OAT
  • Challenges in Female OSA Patients
  • Dental and Skeletal Changes Associated with Oral Appliance Therapy
  • Adding Vertical to an Oral Appliance 

Course Titles

  • OSA University Forms and Documentation Review
  • SOAP Notes – Providing Follow-Up Information to the Physician Regarding Your Patients Treatment Progress.
  • Industry Trends in Medical Billing for Dental Sleep Medicine Part 1 & 2
  • Optimizing the OSA Patient Flowchart

Course Titles

  • Working with Physicians
  • A Simplified Approach to Physician Outreach
  • ENT Collaboration for OSA Patients
  • Working with Local (non-sleep) Physicians
  • Working with the National Sleep Community

Course Titles

  • Beyond AHI
  • Medication Effects on Sleep
  • Oxidative Stress
  • Vitamin D3 and Sleep
  • Short Sleep – Metabolic Syndrome
  • Understand D. I. S. E.
  • Using HRV in Optimizing Airway Health
  • Pharmacology for Dentists

Course Titles

  • The Correlation Between OSA and TMD
  • Managing TMD and Oral Appliance Therapy for OSA Patients
  • Heart Rate Variability (HRV) Monitoring for OSA & TMD Patients
  • Sleep Bruxism. Fact or Fiction?
  • Airway – The New Frontier for Dentistry and Medicine 

Course Titles

  • CPAP 101 – The Dark Side of the Moon
  • New AASM Guidelines & Policy Regarding CPAP Therapy
  • Combination CPAP and Oral Appliance Therapy
  • CPAP for Prevention of Cardiovascular Events in Obstructive Sleep Apnea. The SAVE Clinical Trials

Course Titles

  • OSA Patient Exam “Start to Finish”
  • Can Orthodontics Cause OSA and Airway Related Breathing Disorders
  • Learn to Effectively Utilize CBCT Technology for Sleep & Airway Patients
  • CBCT Overview and the Role in Sleep
  • OSA in Commercial Vehicle Operators
  • Industry Look at Studies and Info

Client Resources

Your OSA University Membership includes the various resources below that will help You Save Time and Money. As a member you will have access to Dental Sleep Medicine Forms and Documentation, Discounts to Industry Partners, Outreach Materials for Physicians, and Live Q & A Sessions with various Key Opinion Leaders on a monthly basis.

Client Activation Kit

After enrolling into OSA University, you can create a Profile for CE credits as you will have the ability to earn over 60+ hours of CE that is administered through the AGD. We will schedule a “Quick Start” 30-min Consultation Call for You to learn from our team of experts. You will receive our “Roadmap to Success” workbook that will help you and your team map out effective protocols for dental sleep medicine. You will also  receive a $100 Store Credit for the Dental Sleep Store.

Profile Activation for CE credits

During registration, you can enter your credentials and have the ability to receive over 60+ hours of CE credits administered through the AGD. After completing each course, you can instantly download your CE certificate for that specific course.

30 Min Quick Start Consultation Call

After registration, we will schedule a “Quick Start” 30-min Consultation Call for You to learn from our team of experts. On this call, we will review best practices for various educational paths based on where You are at in your dental sleep medicine journey.

“RoadMap to Success”

This Roadmap serves as a “Cookbook” to Implement or Re-Implement dental sleep into Your practice. Mapping out protocols and responsibilities lays a great foundation and helps increases the success of screening and treating more sleep patients.

$100 Credit to the Dental Sleep Store

As a new member of OSA University, you will receive a $100 credit to the dental sleep store. You will also have a 20% discount automatically applied to all orders. No one will be looking, so free to “Double-Dip” the credit with the 20% discount.

Meet Our Instructors & Guest Lecturers

John Tucker, DMD

Jonathan Lown, MD

Todd Morgan, DMD

Erin Elliott, DDS

Steve Carstensen, DDS

Mark Murphy, DDS

Kent Smith, DDS

Elias Kalantzis

Daniel Klauer, DDS

William Hang, DDS

Rob Suter

James Metz, DDS

John Viviano, DDS

Anna Gordon

Ronald Prehn, DDS

Jeffrey Hindin, DDS

Randy Curran

Scott Veis

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