Dr. Stasiuk received his DMD from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, MB, Canada in 1995. He currently maintains a private practice in general Dentistry in Portage la Prairie, MB. He has a special interest in Sports Dentistry. Dr. Stasiuk has been very active with the Academy for Sports Dentistry for the past twenty years. He has held numerous ASD board positions and been on several different ASD committees. For the past five years he was the Editor of the ASD Newsletter. Recently, he has taken on a new role as President- Elect of the ASD. He is a Fellow of the Academy for Sports Dentistry. His other areas of special interest in Dentistry are Orthodontics and Hospital Dentistry.
Sports Dentistry – Why Should I Care?
Today’s society is very focused on fitness. With more people participating in various athletic activities there are bound to be more dental injuries and you should be prepared. You should care and do your part to educate your patients on how to prevent dental injuries. Different ways to reduce the possibility of oral facial injuries will be discussed. Treatment of dental injuries will be reviewed so that you are prepared to handle dental emergencies not just in your office but also in the field.