Sports Medicine Australia in conjunction with the Northern Territory Government is proud to present Dental Injuries in Sport with Dr Kaejenn Tchia.
Dental Injuries in Sport will cover the basics of dental trauma injuries and their management, including tips for first responders and sports trainers.
The event will also discuss different types of protective equipment such as mouth guards and the considerations when using these during sport.
The presentation will conclude with general dental health advice for active sports people.
SMA Member: FREE
Dr Tchia earned his Bachelor of Dental Surgery at James Cook University in Cairns, Queensland. He served as president for a two-year tenure from 2016 to 2017 for the James Cook University Dental Student Association (JCUDSA Inc.) as well as national Rural Officer for the Australian Dental Student Association (ADSA) in 2016. Since moving back to Darwin, Dr Tchia has become Treasurer of the Australian Dental Association (ADA) NT Branch Inc. Dr Tchia is known for his caring nature and his friendly and approachable demeanour. His favourite part of dentistry is working in a large team with other dentists and auxiliary dental professionals. He enjoys learning in a supportive team environment and working with others to provide holistic care to patients.
Registration for this event is ESSENTIAL.
SMA Member: Free