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Quickly Identify Where Your Patients are at Risk of Complications and Develop a Risk Mitigation Plan

Join the safest dentists nationwide who use the 
Patient Risk Factor Matrix from MEPDO to protect their patients 

How It Works

Step 1

Conduct a History & Physical

Complete the AAFDO H&P assessment checklist to uncover hidden risks


Step 2

Using the H&P results, calculate your patient’s risk factor score using a combination of:

•ASA Classification

•Metabolic Function

•Body Mass Index

•Blood Sugar Level

•Apnea Hypopnea Index



Step 3

Follow a Treatment

Algorithm based on the Matrix

Get expert guidance on treatment options based on the Risk Factor score calculated from the Matrix

What’s My Investment?


Our Matrix includes:


  • History & Physical Assessment Checklist

  • Patient Risk Factor Matrix scoresheet and instructions

  • Patient Risk Factor Decision-Making Algorithm

“I was amazed at the patient risks I was overlooking without the Risk Factor Matrix. This tool has made my practice even more safe than before.

Dr. Wayne H.

Nashville, TN

“The Matrix helped me see the big picture with one of my patients. I have no doubt this tool saved both my patient, and my practice, from an unwanted outcome."

Dr. Casey B.

Columbus, OH

“As a former military pilot, we used a matrix like this all the time to increase awareness of potential flight risk. It saved me more than once. I am so thankful to finally have the same sort of safety-enhancing tool for my practice and my patients."

Dr. Mike M.

Houston, TX

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