Category: Academy News (members) 2016

for members only access – Academy News articles 2016

Mcgraw1

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Dec2017
How AO got S.M.A.R.T. first Editorial by Harriet K. McGraw, DDS, Editor, Academy News One thing that stands out in Dr. Ernesto Lee’s presentations is his meticulous attention to detail. From the beautifully photographed images, to the evidence-based content, there is a consistently high quality to every aspect ... Read More
December 20, 2017Terri Vargulich
cochran

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Dec2017
AAP honors AO's Drs. David Cochran, Hom-Lay Wang Congratulations, Drs. Cochran and Wang! Dr. David Cochran Dr. Hom-Lay Wang AO Past President Dr. David L. Cochran, San Antonio, TX, received AAP’s 2017 Gold Medal Award, the highest honor conferred by the ... Read More
December 20, 2017Terri Vargulich
charter_chapters1

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Dec2017
AO Charter Chapter program reaches Asia and EuropeDuring September and October, the Academy of Osseointegration’s global outreach footprint made its first strides with the Chinese dental community, held its third meeting in Spain, partnered with the Italian Academy of Osseointegration (IAO), and saw a sellout crowd in the United Kingdom. ... Read More
December 20, 2017Terri Vargulich
fiorellini

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Dec2017
Joseph P. Fiorellini, DMD, DMSc, Academy of Osseointegration (AO) Board Member and Professor of Department of Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, has been elected as Chair of the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition (CCEPR), an agency of the American ... Read More
December 20, 2017Terri Vargulich
froum

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Dec2017
By Dr. Scott H. Froum, Academy News Editorial Consultant Dental implantology has become one of the most widely accepted methods of tooth replacement for hopeless and missing natural teeth. Although the literature has shown that this option for tooth replacement is highly predictable, with high survival rates, complications ... Read More
December 20, 2017Terri Vargulich
stanford

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Dec2017
By Clark M. Stanford, DDS, PhD 1. Communication. Fluid and open communication between the staff, the referrals and especially our patients is vital to understanding the risks and benefits of implant care. Implant therapy is a replacement for no teeth, not a replacement for teeth. We cannot lose ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich
fugazzotto

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Dec2017
Who are we? By Dr. Paul A. Fugazzotto, Academy News Editorial Consultant When introducing the Model T, Henry Ford was asked what colors the vehicle would come in. He famously replied, “Black, and black.” If one wished to avail himself (it was inconceivable that a woman would drive!) of ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich
FDI_groupImage

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Dec2017
AO builds FDI partnership This fall, AO continued building on its partnership as an Affiliate Member with the FDI World Federation through its inaugural regional engagement in the FDI Global Continuing Education Program (FDI GCEP) in September at the FDI GCEP meeting in Shanghai, China. AO member and prosthodontist Dr. Brian ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich
smith

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Dec2017
Los Angeles Convention Center anchors trendy L.A. Live sports and entertainment district. Los Angeles offers exciting activities for everyone By Kevin P. Smith, MA, MBA, Executive Director A new report ranks the ten best cities in the United States based on how “Mobile Millennials” (Americans aged 20-36) have traveled in ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich
hotel_lobby

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Dec2017
The main lobby at the 2018 meeting headquarter hotel, the JW Marriott L.A. Live Hotel, features lots of glass, high ceilings, with ample networking socializing space. AO has met most strategic goals, anticipates outstanding Annual MeetingBy Michael R. Norton, BDS, FDS, RCS(ed) I recently returned from Chicago after our October Board ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich