Category: Academy News (members) 2016

for members only access – Academy News articles 2016

kan

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Dec2017
By Dr. Joseph Kan, 2018 Annual Meeting Program Chair With a theme of “Inspiring Imagination – Enhancing Health,” the Academy of Osseointegration’s 33rd Annual Meeting will be a reflection on how dental implant treatment impacts health care, while exploring future treatment concepts and modalities. To be held February ... Read More
December 19, 2017Terri Vargulich
researchwinners

12

Oct2017
Dr. Justin Kang accepts the plaque for 1st place E-poster from former AO President Dr. Alan Pollack. Dr. Andrew Halbert, chair of the E-Poster Committee, congratulates Dr. Wendy Wang on winning the 2nd place E-Poster Award. Research taking center stageTo help share more of the research ... Read More
October 12, 2017Terri Vargulich
Mcgraw1

11

Oct2017
Why I do not and will not place dental implants By Harriet K. McGraw, DDS, Newsletter Editor This editorial is intended to contribute to the dialogue on issues important to implant dentists. The views expressed in the editorial do not necessarily reflect the policy of the Academy of Osseointegration ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
social-media-tozum

11

Oct2017
Influence of social media in dentistry: What is happening in global implant dentistry? By Tolga Fikret Tozum, DDS, PhD, Academy News Editorial Consultant Social media (SM) are computer-mediated technologies that enable the creation, sharing and distribution of information, ideas, and other forms of material with the aid of computer-generated ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
certificate3

11

Oct2017
AO Certificate represents highest standardsAre you an AO member aspiring to reach the highest standards of excellence in implant dentistry? Are you looking for a way to be recognized by patients and colleagues for your level of achieved continuing education hours? The AO Certificate in Implant Dentistry was designed specifically for ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
sones

11

Oct2017
AO establishes Global Education Task Force Members of the AO Global Education Task Force Dr. Amerian Sones Dr. Jeffrey Lloyd Dr. Robert Vogel Dr. Joseph Fiorellini Dr. Stephen Jacobs The AO Board of ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
tension-neck-syndrome

11

Oct2017
Is dental practice causing you and your staff to suffer Tension Neck Syndrome?By Tim Bondy, PT Are you and members of your dental staff suffering from pain or tenderness or stiffness in the neck, shoulders, or upper spine? If yes, chances are you may be experiencing myofascial pain commonly referred to ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
health-in-dental-office

11

Oct2017
Productivity and health in the dental officeBy Lourdes Ann Christopher, DDS, MS and Mehrdad Favagehi, DDS, MS, Academy News Editorial Consultant Dental clinics can be described as little factories. The inputs, or raw materials, are patients who come to us to have their dental problems diagnosed and treated. The output is ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
tarnow

11

Oct2017
Seven things we cannot live without in implant dentistry By Dennis P. Tarnow, DDS, and Stephen J. Chu, DMD, MSD, CDT Every practice has its own protocols and regimen for diagnosis and treatment planning of clinical cases to achieve consistent patient outcomes. The following list of seven ... Read More
October 11, 2017Terri Vargulich
stanford

10

Oct2017
AO participates in ADA Specialty JADA+ Scan AO has been honored with the opportunity participate in the American Dental Association (ADA) Specialty JADA+ Scan on Implant Dentistry, the inaugural issue of which was published this past May. Featuring a summary of the latest research from the discipline of ... Read More
October 10, 2017Terri Vargulich