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Utilizing Laser Technology in a Periodontal/Restorative Environment

DR. SAMUEL LOW
PM – HANDS-ON

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DATE: Wednesday, October 27, 2021
TIME: 1:30 PM – 4:45 PM
AUDIENCE: Dentists, RDH, DA, EFDA
CE UNITS: 3.0    
LECTURE #: 036    
AGD CODE: 135
MODERATORS: Dr. Hadi Ghazzouli and Dr. Sarah Bao


Ready to enter the laser world? Or have an “unused” laser in the closet?

Lasers offer a very safe and effective alternative for a wide range of dental procedures from periodontics to facilitating quality restorative dentistry. Advantages include: increased precision, controlled bleeding, accelerated healing, reduced post-operative issues, shorter procedure time, less pain, greater case acceptance and a more relaxed experience for the patient. Roll up the sleeves and get direct hands-on experience with diode to all tissue lasers from frenectomy, troughing, RDH LBR, LAPT to crown length gingivectomy.

You experience direct hands-on activity with various lasers on a variety of models including the hog jaw. Instructor’s knowledge in all phases of laser dentistry will provide you with insight into each procedure in a step-by-step fashion to instill confidence when you return to the practice.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Investigate laser utilization including wavelengths and respective techniques
  • Experience hands on procedures for troughing, frenectomy, and gingivectomy
  • Utilize laser technologies for periodontal indications: non-surgical as laser bacterial reduction LBR, curettage, and low-level laser therapy, LLLT
  • Develop post-operative evaluation protocols assessing wound healing

Early Bird Tuition by
OCTOBER 11, 2021

Each Registrant: $295/pp (INCLUDES SUPPLIES)

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

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

Introducing Dental Lasers in Managing Periodontal/Soft Tissue Conditions (#035)

Utilizing Laser Technology (#036)

Dr. Low is a 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 dentists and dental hygienists with the tools for successfully managing the periodontal patient in general and periodontal practices and is affiliated with the Florida Probe Corporation. 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.