NDBC5: Refer or Not to Refer…Oral Surgery for the GP
with Dr. Y. Cathy Hung
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.