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American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
October 21, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

AACD 2014 Educators, Courses Revealed in New Digital Conference Guide

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Educator and course information for AACD 2014, the 30th anniversary scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), is now available in the conference preliminary guide. A digital edition of the preliminary guide is available by visiting the

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
October 3, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

AACD 2014 to Feature Live Dentistry

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

For the first time ever, live dentistry will be offered at AACD 2014 in Orlando, the annual scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. In a partnership with the American Dental Association (ADA), the AACD will present “Education

Ease of use has many more Dentists performing cosmetic orthodontic treatments.
September 19, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral HealthOrthodontics

Your Smile – Now With More Options

by Oral Health

RogersOutRank Sees A 34% Rise In Dentists Performing Orthodontic Treatments If your teeth have been straightened in the last 20 years the odds are high that the procedure was done by an orthodontist, but new technologies may change who performs

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
September 19, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Registration Now Open for AACD 2014 in Orlando

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Registration for AACD 2014 in Orlando, the 30th anniversary scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, is now open at www.aacd.com/orlando. AACD 2014 is cosmetic dentistry’s premier event, with headliners including Drs. Newton Fahl, Dennis Wells, Sonia Leizy

IDEM Singapore
September 17, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDental HygieneDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthOral SurgeryPublic Health

IDEM SINGAPORE 2014 – Widespread Optimism among North American Companies Regarding Export Prospects In South East Asia

by IDEM 2014 Singapore (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting)

IDEM 2014 Singapore (International Dental Exhibition and Meeting) will open its doors in 7 months. The event is widely considered to be one of the premier dental industry trade shows and conferences for the fast growing Asian Market. Early sign-ups

Science Daily
September 16, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Aesthetic Dentistry May Not Make You Happier

by Science Daily

Dentists need the support of health psychologists to enhance patients’ satisfaction with their appearance before they embark on aesthetic dental procedures.  These are the findings of a study by Sharmila Sarin, supervised by Dr. Koula Asimakopoulou, and colleagues from King’s

About Face
August 27, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthOral SurgeryOrthodontics

2013 Scholarship Winners

by Jessica Fitzpatrick

AboutFace is proud to announce the recipients of the 6th Annual AboutFace National Scholarship Awards are Miss. Braidy Mackay and Mr. Josh Grossgardt! Both young winners receive a $2,000 scholarship in recognition of their academic achievement and their dedication to

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
August 6, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

AACD Remembers Past President Dr. Jeffrey Golub-Evans

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) remembers the accomplishments and contributions of Past President and Accredited Fellow Dr. Jeffrey Golub-Evans, who died Aug. 1. Dr. Golub-Evan’s contributions to the AACD were plentiful. In addition to serving as president, Dr.

American Society for Dental Aesthetics
July 24, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

The American Society for Dental Aesthetics is happy to announce their 37th Annual International Conference October 16-19, 2013 at The Ritz Carlton Naples Beach Resort in Naples Florida.

by American Society for Dental Aesthetics

Our conference features interdisciplinary lecturers from all around the world with daily participation workshops. This three day conference is approved for 20 hours of continuing education. Keynote speakers this year include Dr Irwin Smigel, Dr Gregory Brambilla, Pinhas Adar MDT,

AboutFace
July 23, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Save the Date! It’s the 10th Annual Angels’ Ball in support for AboutFace

by AboutFace

It’s the 10th Annual Angels’ Ball in support for AboutFace! The Angels’ Ball is taking place on Saturday October 19th, 2013 at: Borgata Banquet Hall 8400 Jane Street, Vaughan,Ontario L4K 4L8. Time: 6;00 PM for Cocktails & 7:00 PM for Dinner

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
June 18, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Dr. Paul Homoly to Host AACD Educators Academy

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Dental professionals looking for dynamic speaker education are encouraged to register for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Educators Academy, with Dr. Paul Homoly, Aug. 15-17 in Madison, WI. The workshop will focus on speaker training for current dental

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
May 21, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDental LaboratoriesDentistryOral Health

AACD Unplugged to Feature AACD 2013 Headliner Dr. Betsy Bakeman

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

Dr. Betsy Bakeman, an Accredited Fellow Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) and an AACD 2013 headliner, will teach the next session of AACD Unplugged Sept. 20-21. Dr. Bakeman’s presentation is titled, “Porcelain Veneers: Successful, Predictable, Gorgeous

About Face
May 8, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

Bullying Bites Club Night Charity Fundraiser

by AboutFace & Maison Mercer

Over 250,000 Canadian youth live with a facial difference, and in a world idolizing physical perfection, living with a facial difference can be an insurmountable challenge. Let’s take a stand against bullying because BULLYING BITES! Maison Mercer15 Mercer St, Toronto

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
May 3, 2013 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryOral Health

AACD 2013 Draws More Than 2,000 to Seattle

by MADISON, Wis.

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

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April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

Interdisciplinary Therapy In Aesthetic Dentistry

by Todd C. Snyder, DDS, AAACD

Many cosmetic cases are often performed with a solitary approach to care where the sole provider of care is the general practitioner. However with more complex cases the interdisciplinary approach becomes critical to the overall success and longevity of the

Figure 45. One week postoperative photograph of the final restorations on teeth #4.6, 4.7, and 4.8.
April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

Two Techniques Deliver One Result: Tetric EvoCeram Bulk Fill Cuts Procedure Time in Half

by Edward Lowe, BSc., DMD, FICOI, FACD

INTRODUCTIONPlacing composite restorations in the posterior region can be a time-consuming and technique sensitive procedure. Historically, clinicians have used traditional direct composites to complete these restorations, carefully layering, sculpting, and curing 2mm increments. This process, while still used today due

Figure 7A. After satisfied patient with completed veneers.
April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

Ten Basic Principles to Successful Anterior Aesthetic Dentistry

by Stephen Poss, DDS

As the dental field rapidly evolves with new materials and digital technology, there are some basic concepts that are consistently disregarded with anterior aesthetic dentistry. In this area of dentistry there are ten basic principles that, when overlooked, can compromise

Dr. Elliot Mechanic practices esthetic dentistry in Montreal, Quebec. He is Oral Health's editorial board member for esthetics.
April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

The Quarterback

by Dr. Elliot Mechanic, DDS

I am the quarterback. I call the plays and lead my team. I have learned from several great coaches and always appreciate my teammate’s input. However, I am the one that makes the final decision on how to play the

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April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

Erbium Laser Ovate Pontic Sites: Function and Esthetics

by Howard Golan, DDS

Fixed partial dentures, whether using tooth as abutments or implants as abutments, are one of the most productive and widely completed procedures in dentistry. One of the challenges in this procedure is the design of the pontic sites. In dental

Dr. Jordan Soll is a Diplomate on the American Board of Esthetic Dentistry and Co-Chair of the Editorial Board of Oral Health.
April 1, 2013 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentistry

Do You Have a ‘Blue Ocean Strategy’?

by Jordan Soll, BSc, (Hon.), DDS, Dip. ABAD

I recently read a viewpoint by Marc Cooper, DDS, MSD (Dentistry Today, January 2013) in which he confirmed my fear and suspicion. The viewpoint was entitled “The Future of the Solo Private Practice”. After reading only a few sentences, and