Category: Academy News (members) 2016

for members only access – Academy News articles 2016

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Apr2017
Dr. Steven E. Eckert, Byron, MN, a former AO President (2007-08) who in 2006 became only the second Editor-in-Chief
April 10, 2017Terri Vargulich
Barr

30

Sep2016
'O Lord won't you buy me a Mercedez Benz' — Will a future AO supply the knowledge? By Bruce Bar, DDS, Newsletter Editor “Oh Lord, won’t you buy me a Mercedes Benz; my friends all drive Porsches, I must make amends” — Janis Joplin Janis Joplin has had no need ... Read More
September 30, 2016Terri Vargulich
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30

Sep2016
Members Forum: Implant driver maintenance and wearThis inquiry came from Dr. Kenneth W. Marinak, Chesapeake, VA gumsurgeon@cox.net: “On occasion, the implant driver is hard to remove from the Nobel Replace conical implant. This can be a problem with soft bone or in extraction sites where there may be little engagement, as it ... Read More
September 30, 2016Terri Vargulich
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30

Sep2016
New York City periodontist Dr. Scott Froum appointed to Academy News editorial board A board certified periodontist, Dr. Froum received his BA from Amherst College, Amherst, MA, and his DDS and periodontal certificate from the State University of New York Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. He is ... Read More
September 30, 2016Terri Vargulich
Blackwell-Kirchner

29

Sep2016
Academy honors 56 outstanding students in implant dentistry Fifty-six students from dental schools across the country were selected to receive the Academy of Osseointegration’s 2016 Outstanding Dental Student in Implant Dentistry Award. Each winner receives a free year of AO membership, a complimentary subscription to the International Journal ... Read More
September 29, 2016Terri Vargulich
Mcgraw

29

Sep2016
Dr. Harriet McGraw discusses the highlights of the upcoming conference and offers a preview of the 2017 AO Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL.
September 29, 2016Terri Vargulich
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29

Sep2016
Member survey results are in: The newsletter is considered a benefit of membershipSixty-nine percent (69%) of members consider Academy News a valued aspect of AO membership, according to a recent member survey, and they overwhelmingly agree (79%) that reading the newsletter keeps them more informed about the Academy’s activities. Fifty-seven ... Read More
September 29, 2016Terri Vargulich
Geier

29

Sep2016
Three reasons why your implant practice needs a mystery call By Jay Geier Jay Geier, founder and president of the Scheduling Institute, Alpharetta, GA, is a well-known coach and speaker. He can be reached at www.schedulinginstitute.com. Today’s dentistry is an exciting and rapidly evolving preofession. To keep up with consumer ... Read More
September 29, 2016Terri Vargulich
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29

Sep2016
Successful second AO study club in DC could create AO replication model By Jeffrey Ackerman, DDS, MAGD, Chair, AO Membership Committee Success, success, and hopefully continued success for the AO study clubs. The Membership Committee’s study club initiative to create a model for replication across the AO universe is ... Read More
September 29, 2016Terri Vargulich
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28

Sep2016
On reflection, the future of AO is bright, exciting By Alan S. Pollack, DDS, AO President The height of the summer is a time for rest and relaxation for most of us, at least here in the Northern Hemisphere. Time off from work, more time with family and friends, ... Read More
September 28, 2016Terri Vargulich