ALD 2023 Annual Conference & Exhibition

 

Dallas, Texas | Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park


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Program Schedule*

 

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 20, 2023 - PRE-CONFERENCE  (Optional)

Featured Hands-On Participation Courses - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CT

Course

Presenters

ALD Standard Level Hands-on Course

ALD Dental Laser Standard Level Certification Course

Dr. Juliana Barros, Dr. Shalizeh Patel,
Angie Wallace, RDH

ALD Advanced Level Hands-on Courses
Either course below can be taken as a stand-alone course OR as an add-on to the ALD Conference.
Both courses can be applied towards your Fellowship/Mastership Certification.
(For more information on Fellowship/Mastership,
click here)

Esthetics Module: Laser Assisted Esthetic Dentistry - Advanced Module

Download course schedule here.

 

Prof. Walid Altayeb, DDS, MSc, PhD

Pediatric Module: Learn It , Master It, Enjoy It - Soft Tissue Procedures from Infants Through Adulthood

Larry Kotlow, DDS

 

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 21, 2023

Course

Presenters

 8:30 am - 5:15 pm - ALD Partner Programs

ALD Heartland Dental Laser Standard Course

Yolanda Cox, RDH

Dr. Tim Larson

8:30 am - 11:45 am - ALD Laser Chat

9:15 - 10:15 Panel Discussion

Taking Photobiomodulation to the Mainstream Use in Dentistry 

 

Moderator: Dr. Chris Walinski

 

Panelists:

James Carroll

Dr. Praveen Arany

Dr. Grace Sun

10:45 am - 11:15 am

An Introduction to Dental Sleep Medicine

 

Dr. Jeffrey Harrison

11:15 am - 11:45 am

Laser-Assisted Soft Tissue Laser Applications in Every Day Dentistry

Details coming soon!

 

John J. Graeber, DMD

 

1:45 PM - 5:15 PM - Workshops (Concurrent sessions - Make your selection when registering)

PBM: A Practical Workshop

Dr. Mel Burchman

Dr. Arun Darbar

Dr. Grace Sun

Pathway to Success in Dental Sleep Medicine

Dr. Jeffrey Harrison

Dr. Scott Parker

Laser-Assisted Soft Tissue Applications in Every Day Dentistry

 

John J. Graeber, DMD

 

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2023

Course

Presenters

8:30 am - 12:30 pm - ALD Laser Chat

8:30 am - 9:00 am 

PBM and Acupuncture in OroFacial Pain Management

Grace Sun, DDS, MALD, MAGD, MICOI, FAACD

9:00 am - 9:30 am

Oral Systemic Connection: Children's Airway and the (Ankyloglossia) Tongue "The Perfect Storm"

 

Details coming soon!

Larry Kotlow, DDS

9:30 am - 10:00 am 

Lasers, Implants, Computer-Navigated Surgery and the Digital Workflow. How Does It All Fit In?

 

 Robin Horton, BDS

10:45 am - 11:15 am 

Peri-Implantitis Revisited

Dr. Ed Kusek

11:15 am - 12:30 pm

Esthetic Crown Lengthening: Open-Flap versus Flapless

Prof. Walid Altayeb, DDS, MSc, PhD

8:30 am - 12:30 pm  - Lasers in Hygiene Applications

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Don't Bring a Scaler to a Biofilm Battle; A Fresh Look at Biofilm Procedures for Disease Remission & Wellness

 

 Nicole Fortune, MBA, RDH

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Periodontal Treatment for the Post-Antibiotic Age

 Tanya Dunlap, PhD

11:15 am - 12:30 pm

Advancing Wellness Through Oral Diagnostics

Diane Larson, RDH

2:15 pm - 5:30 pm - Workshops (Concurrent sessions - Make your selection when registering)

Integrative Healing Workshop

 

Grace Sun, DDS, FAACD, MALD, MAGD, MICOI

Rana Al Rasheed, BDS

Bebe Lin, DAOM

ROI for Your 810/980-nm Diode Laser for Dentists 

Dr. Ed Kusek

Laser-Assisted Esthetic Crown Lengthening

 

Prof. Walid Altayeb, DDS, MSc, PhD

Open Versus Closed Flap Laser Periodontal Surgery

Dr. Samuel Low

Let's Get Physical - Lasers, Adjunctive Therapies, & Modalities

Audience:  Dentists & Hygienists Details coming soon!

Lynn Atkinson, RDH

*Schedule subject to change without notice

 

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