Dr. Convissar is a pioneer in the field of laser dentistry. He has over 30 years of experience with CO2, Nd.YAG, Erbium and Diode wavelengths. The author of 16 papers and 6 textbooks on laser dentistry, he has presented over 300 seminars on 5 continents from London to Florence to Dubai to Tokyo to Sydney and everywhere in between. He practices cosmetic, restorative, and laser dentistry in New York City His textbook Principles and Practice of Laser Dentistry has been the # 1 selling laser dentistry textbook in the world for over a decade. He is the only dentist in the world that has achieved Diplomate status from the American Board of Laser Surgery, Fellowship in the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, Mastership in the Academy of Laser Dentistry as well as Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.
This course will cover:
• Non-surgical, surgical and Regenerative Periodontal Therapy
• Surgical and Restorative Implantology
• Fixed and Removable Prosthetics
• Oral Medicine/Oral Surgery/Oral Pathology
• Pediatric and Adolescent Operative Dentistry
• Esthetic/Cosmetic Dentistry
• Practice Management/Marketing
• Be familiar with the various wavelengths used in dentistry today
• Understand their effects on oral tissues
• Understand their uses for specific oral diseases and pathologies
• Be able to incorporate this knowledge into a basis for determining which laser wavelength
is most appropriate for their practice
• Be able to incorporate hard and soft tissue laser dentistry into their practices
Attendees are expected to perform the following procedures on the models:
Gingivectomy, Biopsy, Frenectomy, Crown lengthening, Initial Periodontal Pocket Therapy, Apthous
Ulcer treatment, Deepeteliazation and more.
These hands-on programs were designed originally for AGD Fellows striving to be AGD Masters. We have discovered that these programs can be valuable to all dentists from new graduates to the most experienced clinicians.
16 hours of participation credit for those who attend the 2 days of lecture and hands-on. 34 total hours of participation credit to those who attend the 2 days of lecture and hands-on, complete the assigned protocol in their office, and return to document the protocol assignment.
Friday & Saturday, October 30-31, 2020
8:00AM – 12:00PM Lecture and/or Hands on
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch
1:00PM – 5:00PM Lecture and/or Hands-on
Midway Education Center
185 Hansen Ct., Suite 110
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Return your completed registration form with your credit card information or a check payable to Illinois Academy of General Dentistry to: Dr. Sy Wachtenheim or Register online below.
7031 W. Touhy Ave., #306
Niles, IL 60714-4394
or Register & Pay Now
online at www.ilagd.org
Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Wood Dale/Itasca
900 N Wood Dale Rd
Wood Dale, IL 60191
Reservations must be made by October 8, 2020. Identify yourself as attending the Illinois AGD program. A special rate has been arranged by the Illinois Academy of General Dentistry.
Three (3) full Scholarships will be made available at each program to AGD member dentists who have graduated less than 3 years ago!
For more information contact: Dr. Sy Wachtenheim at [email protected] or 847-858-1927 phone or 847-905-7271 fax.