Past Scientific Sessions
Program & Events
April 26, 2019
Dr. Juan Yepes – Oral Diagnosis in the Pediatric Patient
This lecture will provide the most up-to-date information regarding the fascinating and emerging field of oral diagnosis in children. Using case presentation as the learning and discussion format, this session will cover the most common soft tissue lesions in infants, children and adolescents as well as radiographic lesions.
- Understand the importance of “building” a differential diagnosis based the clinical presentation of oral lesions.
- Learn the most common soft tissue lesions in infants, children and adolescents
- Learn the most updated treatment for some of the most common oral conditions besides gingivitis and dental caries
- Understand the importance of “building” a differential interpretation in radiology
- Learn the most common radiographic lesions in infants, children and adolescents.
March 22, 2019
Dr. Christine Berthold – The Key to Endodontic Success
January 11, 2019
Dr. Joel Antel – Patient Communication and Office Organization for New and Established Practitioners
November 30, 2018
Dr. Tim Bizga – The Keys to Successful, Predictable and Efficient Composite Restorations
October 26, 2018
Dr. Bill Preshing – Safely Caring for Our Patients with Medical Issues
Greg Clarkes – Medical Emergency Management – A Team Based Approach
Past Sessions 2016-2017
October 28, 2016
The Creation & Maintenance of the Safe Dental Sedation Team
November 18, 2016
Dr. Mario Abdennour
January 13, 2017
Orthodontic Treatment of Impacted Teeth/Dentist Role in Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Dr. Derek Mahony
This lecture will review common, complex and multi-factorial clinical scenarios of tooth impactions. Dr. Mahoney will discuss the latest advances in research and clinical practice, including developments in the periodontal outcome of surgically exposed impacted teeth. Dr Mahony has a series of simple protocols for routine cases to enable clinicians to develop their skills and improve their understanding of complex and rare presentations. If time permits Dr Mahony will review failure and impending failure, and provide insight into real life management of impacted teeth. Dentist role in Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Dentists can be one of the primary care providers for mild to moderate cases of constructive sleep apnea. This course will provide participants with:
- the knowledge to diagnose and treat patients with sleep disorders, including snoring and sleep apnea
- knowledge of airways, snoring appliances, and TM dysfunction.
March 24, 2017
Digital Workflows for Restoring Dental Implants and more
Dr. Peter Barndt
This program will cover:
- Digital Workflows for Restoring Single and Multiple Implants
- The Segmental Hybrid Prosthesis
- The Co-Axis Dental Implant
April 28, 2017
Regenerate, Bioactivate Treating Patients in the 21st Century
Dr. Fay Goldstep
Today’s dental materials and technology can predictably regenerate and remineralize lost oral structures.
Bioactive minimally invasive dentistry is the proactive way to treat patients and what they are demanding.
- Incorporate remineralization therapies and bioactive restorative materials into your practice; know what to use and where
- Eliminate sensitivity and treat xerostomia effectively and easily
- Incorporate the minimally invasive “Perimeter Prep” and other simple predictable patient friendly techniques for operative success with flowables
- Diagnose and evaluate perio treatment with a scientific medical approach
- Use lasers to keep perio in your practice and promote tissue repair and healing
Dr Fay Goldstep has lectured nationally and internationally on Proactive/Minimal Intervention Dentistry, Soft-Tissue Lasers, Electronic Caries Detection, Healing Dentistry and Innovations in Hygiene. She has served on the teaching faculties of the postgraduate programmes in Aesthetic Dentistry at SUNY Buffalo, University of Florida, University of Minnesota and University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Past Sessions 2015-2016
October 30, 2015
"The Five Weeds You Must Pull From Your Life"
November 27, 2015
Dr. David Clark
Oral Pathology and Psychiatric Illness/Challenges
January 22, 2016
Dr. Fernanda Almeida
The good and bad news about Oral appliance therapy for OSA
March 18, 2016
Dr. Douglas Lambert
– A “Recipe for Success” with Direct Composites
April 29, 2016
Dr. Matthew Witt
Monday Morning Orthodontics
Past Sessions 2014-2015
"Wit, Fit and Balance…Strategies for Success"
October 31, 2014
November 28, 2014
Dr. Sonia Lezly and Dr. Brahm Miller
The Interactive Role of the Surgical, Restorative and Technical Teams in Optimal Implant Therapy in the Highly Sensitive Aesthetic Zone
More information can be found at Imperio+.
January 23, 2015
Dr. Joel Antel
Patient Communication and Office Organization for New and Established Practitioners
March 13, 2015
Dr. Elliot Mechanic
A Cookbook for Today's Restorative Esthetic Dental Practice
April 24, 2015
Dr. Ed Barrett Pediatric Dentistry:
Clear Expectations and Predictable Outcomes
Past Sessions 2013-2014
- October 25, 2013
Dr. Ernie Luce:“A Potpourri of Topics in Medical and Sedation Emergencies and the Medically Comp Pt”
- December 06, 2013
Dr. Witt Wilkerson: “Dental Occlusion – It Can Make or Break You”
- January 24, 2014
Drs. David Hatcher and James Mah: “Contemporary Utilization of Cone Beam CT in Dentistry”
- March 14, 2014
Dr. John Kanca: “Adhesive Dentistry”
- April 11, 2014
Ms. Barb Bancroft: “Shampoos, Tattoos, and Barbeques – Infectious Disease Update”
Past Sessions 2012-2013
- December 07, 2012
Dr. Fred Margolis - “Update in Pediatric Dentistry” Esthetic Dentistry for Children
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- November 02, 2012
Tom Douglas - Managing People, Projects and Priorities
- February 01, 2013
Dr. Ernie Lam - The Role of 3D Imaging in Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Practice
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- March 15, 2013
Dr. Michael Sesemann - The Synergy of Esthetics & Function / Material Selection in the 21st Century
- April 12, 2013
Dr. Jeffrey Coil - Endodontics for the General Practitioner: What you need to know!
Past Sessions 2011-2012
- October 28, 2011
Dr. Mark Hyman - "A 360 Slam Dunk Guide for Successful Teams"
- December 2, 2011
Dr. David Hornbrook - "Hot Topics in Aesthetic and
- January 13, 2012
Dr. Steve Rasner - "Extraordinary Success in 2012: The Relavance of
Clinical Excellence, Leadership, and Balance"
- March 16, 2012
Dr. Stanley Malamed - "Emergency Medicine in Dentistry"
- April 13, 2012
Dr. Howard Tenenbaum - "Novel Approaches to Emerging Problems Facing Dentistry Today:
Management of Refractory Periodontitis and Peri-Implant Mucosal Inflammation"