Dr. Patrick Arcache

Dr. Patrick Arcache


President of the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics. Certificate in TMDs, Occlusion, and Restorative Dentistry from Georgetown University in Washington D.C.


Dr. Arcache is a graduate of St-Joseph University. He participates in many clinical studies at the University of Montreal mainly in the field of O.S.A. He has lectured extensively on the subject of TMD and Sleep Apnea in North America, Europe and the Middle East along with organizing hands on seminars in these fields. He has served as an expert in numerous professional cases for individuals, as well as insurance companies.
He is a president of the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics.
Member of American Academy of Orofacial Pain
Member of American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
Member of Canadian Sleep Society
Member of Montreal Dental Club

Workshop Title:

The dentist’s role in the treatment of sleep breathing disorders


Tuesday 6th November 2018


1000 EGP

About the workshop:

Sleep apnea is a very prevalent disease that could have extremely serious consequences affecting the quality and longevity of life. The role of dentist in screening and managing snoring and certain conditions of sleep apnea is crucial. A clear idea about pathophysiology of sleep apnea, its co-morbidities, and different treatment modalities will be presented in this course.

Workshop outline:

– Sleep and its different stages
– Pathophysiology
– Sleep Apnea and associated co-morbidities
– Dental examination for sleep apnea
-Dental appliances for snoring and sleep apnea: indications and contraindications
– Follow up and side effects management
– Other treatments: orthodontics surgery and pediatrics
– Conclusions


9:00 – 10:00 Lecture
10:00 -12:00 Dental examination of sleep apnea
12:00 – 12:30 Coffee Break
12:30 – 2:30 Dental Appliances for snoring
2:30 – 3:30 Lunch Break
3:30 – 4:30 Hands on
4:30- 5:00 Exam