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Greater Philadelphia Society of Orthodontists Continuing Education Courses

November 16, 2022
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Dr Daniel Bills: "Innovative Orthodontic Solutions: Work Smarter. Live Better."
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2020 - 2021
Cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 13, 2019
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Dr Neal Kravitz: "Clinical Pearls for Your Practice"
Dr Steven Cohen: "Creating a Digital Workflow for In-Office Aligners"
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November 14, 2018
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: Dr. David Paquette
Topic: " Carriere Technique: Sagittal, First Approach for Correcting Malocclusions and Accelerating Treatment "
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November 15, 2017
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: David Sarver, DMD, MS
Topic: " Dentofacial Esthetics: a new face on interdisciplinary dentistry "
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November 16, 2016
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: Dr. Raffaele Spena, Naples / Italy
Topic: "How to Deal with Complex Daily Malocclusions and Orthodontic Tooth Movements"
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November 18, 2015
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: Dr. James A. McNamara
Topic: Straightening Teeth and Faces: Practical Lessons Learned During the First Forty Years
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November 19, 2014
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Topic: Legal Concerns Affecting Today's Orthodontic Practice
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November 13, 2013
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: John W. Graham, DMD, MD
Topic: Increased Utilization of Technology in the Typical Orthodontic Practice
- Invitation & Details

November 7, 2012
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speakers and Topics:
Roger J. Wise, D.D.S.: Problem Based Problem Based Adult Orthodontics The Practical Approach
Colin Richman, D.M.D., B.D.S., L.D.S., R.C.S., H.D.D: Interdisciplinary Treatment, Facilitated by Periodontally Accelerated Orthodontics (PAO), In achieving Complex and Comprehensive Dental Care. 7 year experiences.
Antonino Secchi, D.M.D., M.S.: Treatment Mechanics Considerations for the Adult Periodontically Compromised
- Invitation & Details
- Dr. C. Richman's Presentation [PDF] and Paper [PDF]

November 9, 2011
Union League, Philadelphia PA
Speaker: Dr. Roger Levin, Rachel Mele
Topic: "Marketing in the Electronic Age"
- Brochure: Speaker information, program [PDF]
- Marketing in the Electronic Age, Dr. Roger Levin [slides of presentation, PDF]
- Get Found: SEO, Social Media & Online Marketing , Rachel Mele [slides of presentation, PDF]

November 10, 2010
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: James Mah, DDS, MSc, MRCD, DMSc
Topic: The Changing Face of Dentistry, Applications of Cone-Beam CT Imaging

November 11, 2009
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speakers: Chris Bentson, Randall Berning, Darrell W. Cain
Topic: The Economics of Orthodontics in Today‘s Financial Climate [PDF]

November 12, 2008
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Dr. Robert Vanarsdall, Professor and Chair, Department of Orthodontics, University of Pennsylvania
Topics: Temporary Anchorage Devices: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

November 14, 2007
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Dr. David Musich, Moderator
Topics: Self-Ligated Bracket Treatment Forum

November 8, 2006
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Dr. Vincent G. Kokich
Topic: Interdisciplinary Management of the Implant Patient

November 9, 2005
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Drs. Ray Fonseca and Tim Turvey
Topics: Orthognathic Surgery
including discussion and indications for
- Surgically Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion,
- Anterior Open Bite Correction, and
- Complications of Orthognathic Surgery.

November 10, 2004
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Dr. John Sheridan
1. Essix Technology: Retention and tooth movement (space closure, intrusion and extrusion, torque, rotation, and tipping)
2. Air-rotor Stripping (ARS): The rapid resolution of mild to moderate crowding (8-10mm) without extraction or expansion.

November 12, 2003
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: Dr. Robert Boyd
Topics: Predictability of Successful Orthodontic Treatment Using Invisalign

November 6, 2002
Speaker: Dr. James Vaden
Topics: Vertical Control. The Long and Short of it

November 7, 2001
Union League, Philadelphia, PA
Speaker: David M. Sarver, D.M.D., M.S.
Topics: Appearance driven diagnosis and treatment planning

November 10 - 11, 2000
Speaker: Richard P. McLaughlin, DDS
Topics: Orthodontic Management of the Dentition with the Pre-adjusted Appliance

November 10, 1999
Williamson's Restaurant, Bala Cynwyd, PA
Speaker: Larry M. Wolford, DDS
Orthognathic Surgery Effects on Growth
TMJ pathology effect on Surgical-Orthodontic treatment outcomes
Alteration of Occlusal Plane for optimal functional and esthetic outcomes
Distraction Osteogenesis for mandibular widening

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