NDBC5: Refer or Not to Refer…Oral Surgery for the GP


Attendees may have different levels of experience with extractions. There are factors that can make procedures more difficult. In this interactive course, different scenarios will be presented and discussed to aid sound pre-operative judgements before taking on a case that could be potentially challenging.

1 CE credit


NDBC5: Refer or Not to Refer…Oral Surgery for the GP

with Dr. Y. Cathy Hung

Educational Objectives:

  • Review basic oral surgery skills and wound healing process

  • Identify factors that can make procedures more challenging and how to tackle them

  • Relating to attendee’s own experience level to decide whether to keep extractions in house or to refer out

  • Discussion of different case scenarios in a low-pressure, fun and interactive way

Meet Your Instructor

Dr. Y. Cathy Hung

Dr. Y. Cathy Hung is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon who has been in practice for more than 15 years.  She is the owner of Prospect Oral Surgery Center in Monroe Township, New Jersey. She is a native of Taipei, Taiwan and came to the U.S. at age of 18.  She earned a B.A. in Psychology and Minor in Music from University of California at Berkeley and D.D.S from Columbia University. She received her Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery training from Lincoln Medical and Mental Center in the Bronx, New York.


Dr. Hung loves to write. Her upcoming book in cultural competency for healthcare professionals will be published in Spring 2020.  She is also part of the American Dental Association’s Institute for Diversity in Leadership, Class 2019-2020. She is the founder of Facebook group “The Talented Dentists” as well as the founder of Morning Glory Women Dentists Network of New Jersey.


How do I access this course?

After purchasing, you will have access to a video recording of a live event.

Do I get CE credit for watching the video?

Yes, after watching this course you will take a quiz through CEZoom which will qualify you for 1 CE credit.