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Speaker Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues,DDS, MAMED, CEAS

Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues,DDS, MAMED, CEAS

Dr. Ortiz Hugues is an Endodontist in private practice in David, Panama, and a Fellow of the Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry. He is also a Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist. Dr. Ortiz Hugues lectures throughout the world on Endodontics, Microscope Dentistry and Advanced Ergonomics, and currently serves as the Vice-President of AMED.

Speaker Bruno Azevedo, DDS, MS

Bruno Azevedo, DDS, MS

Dr. Bruno Azevedo – aka- The Cone Beam Guy is an Oral Maxillofacial Radiologists with
extensive experience in 3D imaging technologies in Dentistry. He attended the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, where he received both a certificate in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and a Masters in Dental Diagnostic Sciences. Dr. Azevedo is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology and is one of the most active speakers in North America regarding dental 3D imaging technologies. He was a founding faculty of Western University College of Dental Medicine and served as the Oral Radiology Department Director for six years at the University of Louisville. Dr. Azevedo currently works in private practice Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and provides consulting services regarding dental imaging and 3D printing.

Speaker Edward Lowe, DMD

Edward Lowe, DMD

Dr. Edward Lowe is a 1986 graduate of the University of British Columbia and owns a private practice devoted to functional aesthetic dentistry in downtown Vancouver, BC. He is an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry. Dr. Lowe has published over 70 articles and lectures internationally on comprehensive restorative & aesthetic dentistry.

Speaker Israel Puterman, DMD MSD

Israel Puterman, DMD MSD

Dr. Israel Puterman, originally from Montreal, Canada, received his DMD from Boston University and Periodontics Certificate from Loma Linda University, where he also received a certificate in Implant Dentistry as well as a Master of Science in Dentistry. As part of his dual residency training, he obtained expertise in the surgical, prosthetic and laboratory phases of complex implant cases. He has limited his private practice in the Washington DC area to the surgical fields of Implant Dentistry, Bone and Soft Tissue Regeneration and Periodontics using 3D microscopy. Dr. Puterman is a published author in various journals, including the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry and the Journal of Prosthodontics. He is the recipient of awards by the California Society of Periodontists, the Western Society of Periodontists, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and has been honored by colleagues as a Best of Washingtonian Periodontist since 2011. He runs a leading Instagram account, @implantsdc, demonstrating the various complexities related to implant and periodontal surgery. Dr. Puterman is sponsored by: Seiler.

Speaker Junichi Watahiki, DDS Ph.D.

Junichi Watahiki, DDS Ph.D.

Junichi Watahiki, DDS Ph.D. graduated from Showa University School of dentistry, Tokyo, Japan in 1999. He was trained and received Ph.D. Degree from Department of Orthodontics School of Dentistry, Showa University, Tokyo. He has researched about periodontal regeneration and brain function related with Orthodontics at RIKEN, National Research and Development Institute and University in Japan over ten years, And then He studied Periodontics and Prosthodontics at SJCD TOKYO and the New York University College of Dentistry. He published over 50 articles, received many awards, and is lecturing many times about Periodontal-Orthodontics in the world. Now he works at a private clinic and works as Visiting Associate Professor at the department of orthodontics, Showa University in Tokyo. Now his specialty is Interdisciplinary Orthodontics, which is advocated as the new dental field by him. He established IOS(Interdisciplinary Orthodontics Society) in 2019.

Speaker Yusuke Takayama, DDS

Yusuke Takayama, DDS

2004-Graduation from Nihon University School of Dentistry (DDS), 2004-Working in
Watanabe Dental Office (Yokohama), 2016-Opened Private Office Shinyurigaoka-minami
Dental Clinic in Kawasaki, 2019 Dental Official Instructor of Dental Arts Academy, Society of Japan Clinical Dentistry (SJCD), Japan Association of Microscopic Dentistry (JAMD).

Speaker Prashant Bhasin, BDS, MDS

Prashant Bhasin, BDS, MDS

A post graduate from the Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics of Rajiv Gandhi University, Dr. Prashant Bhasin is successfully practicing as a single sitting Endodontist and aesthetic dentistry expert in New Delhi. He is also associated as the Professor and Head of the Department for Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics in a reputed Dental College in DELHI and is often invited as a guest faculty by various institutions from USA, Canada, Germany, Dubai, Brazil, Russia & Sharjah. Sponsors- Carl Zeiss, Mani, Young Innovation.

Speaker Marc Lazare, DDS, MAGD

Marc Lazare, DDS, MAGD

Dr. Marc Lazare has completed his BA from the University of Pennsylvania, received his DDS Degree at the age of 25 years from New York University College of Dentistry, where he graduated as Class President and went on to teach there as part of the Clinical Faxulty. He became Chief Resident at North Shore University Hospital, where he has been a member of the Attending Staff for over 20 years. He is a Master of the Academy of General Dentistry, and Presid ent and Founder of Cosmetic Innovations, Inc. a company that carries the Veneer Styx and Inlay/Onlay Styx, products both developed by him. Dr. Lazare is also the Founder of the Lazare Institute for Biomimetics and Smile Design and a Member of the Executive Board and Vice President of Scientific Affairs for the Academy of Biomimetic Dentistry. He is an international lecturer, dental columnist, featured author of numerous peer reviewed dental articles, and the author of the book Dr. Lazare’s – The Patient’s Guide to Dentistry.

Speaker Robert J. Miller, DDS

Robert J. Miller, DDS

Dr. Miller received his B.A. from New York University and M.A. from Hofstra University, both in biology. He graduated with honors from New York University College of Dentistry where he received the International College of Dentists Award for clinical excellence and then completed his residency at Flushing Hospital and Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Miller is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantology, Honored Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Diplomate International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and Fellow Academy of Osseointegration, Dr. Miller is Chairman of the Department of Oral Implantology at the Atlantic Coast Dental Research Clinic in Palm Beach, Florida, Director of The Center for Advanced Aesthetic and Implant Dentistry in Delray Beach, Florida, and has used a surgical microscope in all phases of his practice since 1997. Potential Sponsors: Global Microscopes, Biolase Technologies, Impladent.

Speaker Bertrand Khayat, DDS

Bertrand Khayat, DDS

Dr. Bertrand Khayat received his DDS degree at the University of Paris. He obtained his Certificate in Endodontics and his Masters of Science at the University of Washington. A pioneer in the use of the microscope in Endodontics, he also designed several surgical instruments including ultrasonic tips for surgical retropreparation. In addition to his extensive experiences and expertise in Endodontic Surgery, he lectures internationally while maintaining his private practice in Conventional and Surgical Endodontics in Paris. Sponsor: Quintessence.

Speaker Guillaume Jouanny, DDA

Guillaume Jouanny, DDA

Dr. Guillaume Jouanny received his DDS degree at the University of Paris. He earned his Certificate in Endodontics from the University of Pennsylvania, where he received comprehensive training in Microsurgical Endodontics. He returned to France where he teaches at the University level. In addition to his private practice in Paris, he lectures on Surgical Endodontics, among other Endodontic topics, worldwide. Sponsor: Quintessence.

Speaker Richard J. Miron, DDS, MSc, PhD

Richard J. Miron, DDS, MSc, PhD

Dr. Richard Miron is currently lead educator and researcher at Advanced PRF Education
and an Adjunct Visiting Faculty in the department of Periodontology in Bern, Switzerland where he completed his PhD studies since 2009. He has currently published over 200 peer-reviewed articles and lectures internationally on many topics relating to growth factors, bone biomaterials and guided bone regeneration. For the past 3 years, Dr. Miron has been recognized by Dentistry Today as being one of the top 100 CE providers in the country and the youngest to ever make the list. He is also the top ranked researcher on Platelet-Rich Fibrin therapy as per Expertscape independent review. He has recently been awarded many recent international prizes in dentistry and is widely considered as one of the top contributors to implant dentistry having won the ITI Andre Schroeder Prize, the IADR Young Investigator of the Year in the field of Implant Dentistry as well as the IADR Socransky Research award in the field of Periodontology (2020). He has written 5 textbooks widely distributed in regenerative dentistry including his best-seller in 2019 titled: “Next Generation Biomaterials for Bone and Periodontal Regeneration”. Sponsored by Bio-PRF.

Speaker Dr. William Paveletz, DMD

Dr. William Paveletz, DMD

Dr. William Paveletz is a graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry. Upon receiving his DMD degree he completed a one-year general practice residency at University of Pittsburgh and continued studying prosthetics at the Graduate Department of Pittsburgh Dental School. Currently he is of VOCO’s North America Clinical Director of Continuing Education. He lecturers nationally / internationally to dental retailers, dental societies and teaching institutions. Dr. Paveletz has been published in various dental trade publications regarding temporization techniques with dental implants, treating geriatric patients and fluoridation usage in adolescences. He has a true passion for preventive and restorative dentistry with an emphasis on biocompatibility and holistic dentistry. His hands-on workshops focus on topics ranging from dental coding and billing, hygiene, esthetic dentistry, fixed and removable prosthetics, nano, ORMOCER® and TVT technology.

Speaker Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, M.Ed

Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, M.Ed

Samuel B. Low, D.D.S., M.S., M.Ed., Professor Emeritus, University of Florida, College of Dentistry; Associate faculty member of the Pankey Institute with 30 years of private practice experience in periodontics, lasers and implant placement. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology and past President of the American Academy of Periodontology. He is a current Board of Director of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. Dr. Low provides periodontists, dentists and dental hygienists with the tools for successfully managing the periodontal patient. He was selected “Dentist of the Year” by the Florida Dental Association, Distinguished Alumnus by the University of Texas Dental School, and the Gordon Christensen Lecturer Recognition Award. He is a Past President of the Florida Dental Association and past ADA Trustee.

Speaker Janet Press, RDH

Janet Press, RDH

Janet Press RDH, Fellow Academy Laser Dentistry, is the most highly sought after international speaker and trainer in Soft Tissue Laser Dental Education. Janet holds Standard Proficiency in both Diode and Nd:YAG lasers and has over 30 years in hygiene practice with 22 years Laser clinical experience. Her Laser Certification Programs provide comprehensive hands-on clinical education which meet the curriculum guidelines and standards for Laser Dental Education for licensed Dental Professionals in the US and Canada.

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