Date & Time: Aug 20, 2014 / 7-8pm ET 4-5pm PST

Add to Calendar 08/20/2014 07:00 PM 08/20/2014 08:00 PM America/New_York ageAwCWSizIGXeivJmVv66952 15 August 20, 2014: Communicating Value for Preventive Dentistry Today, most veterinary hospitals are performing corrective dentistry for years of pets’ untreated oral problems. The average dental case totals $427, according to AAHA.* Veterinary Pet Insurance says the average claim for pet teeth cleaning in 2013 was $170. In contrast, the average claim amount for treating dental-related disease was $221. Periodontal disease accounted for the most dental claims received last year by VPI—more than 25,000. Tooth infections, inclusive of cavities and abscesses, accounted for the second most common dental-related claims, totaling more than 10,600. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, 80% of dogs and 70% of cats show signs of oral disease by the age of 3. Compliance for professional dental cleanings is 38%, according to the 2009 AAHA study, “Compliance: Taking Quality Care to the Next Level. https://vetgirlontherun.com/webinars/communicating-value-preventive-dentistry-vetgirl-veterinary-ce-webinar/

Aug 20, 2014 / 7-8pm ET 4-5pm PST

August 20, 2014: Communicating Value for Preventive Dentistry

Add to Calendar 08/20/2014 07:00 PM 08/20/2014 08:00 PM America/New_York ageAwCWSizIGXeivJmVv66952 15 August 20, 2014: Communicating Value for Preventive Dentistry Today, most veterinary hospitals are performing corrective dentistry for years of pets’ untreated oral problems. The average dental case totals $427, according to AAHA.* Veterinary Pet Insurance says the average claim for pet teeth cleaning in 2013 was $170. In contrast, the average claim amount for treating dental-related disease was $221. Periodontal disease accounted for the most dental claims received last year by VPI—more than 25,000. Tooth infections, inclusive of cavities and abscesses, accounted for the second most common dental-related claims, totaling more than 10,600. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, 80% of dogs and 70% of cats show signs of oral disease by the age of 3. Compliance for professional dental cleanings is 38%, according to the 2009 AAHA study, “Compliance: Taking Quality Care to the Next Level. https://vetgirlontherun.com/webinars/communicating-value-preventive-dentistry-vetgirl-veterinary-ce-webinar/

Speaker

Wendy S. Myers

RACE-Approved CE

1 Hour

RACE Program #

785-37490

Cost

Free for ELITE members; otherwise $50/1 hour webinar

Speaker

Wendy S. Myers

RACE-Approved CE

1 Hour

RACE Program #

785-37490

Cost

Free for ELITE members; otherwise $50/1 hour webinar

Today, most veterinary hospitals are performing corrective dentistry for years of pets’ untreated oral problems. The average dental case totals $427, according to AAHA.* Veterinary Pet Insurance says the average claim for pet teeth cleaning in 2013 was $170. In contrast, the average claim amount for treating dental-related disease was $221. Periodontal disease accounted for the most dental claims received last year by VPI—more than 25,000. Tooth infections, inclusive of cavities and abscesses, accounted for the second most common dental-related claims, totaling more than 10,600. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, 80% of dogs and 70% of cats show signs of oral disease by the age of 3. Compliance for professional dental cleanings is 38%, according to the 2009 AAHA study, “Compliance: Taking Quality Care to the Next Level.”

Learn how to focus your conversation on the medical benefits of treating now. Delaying care could lead to advanced disease and higher treatment costs.

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    • Hi Kendall,

      Yes, all ELITE members have access to view the webinars at their convenience 24/7. It’s not available for non-members, however.

    • Hi Svitlana,

      Our webinars are available by becoming a VetGirl ELITE subscriber ($199/calendar year). We do offer several complimentary ones throughout the year – you can check them out at our 2014 webinar sight. However, if you don’t view the webinars and attend them the day they are live, they are NO longer available as a recording for you to view unless you are an ELITE member.

      Thanks!

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