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Welcome to the News

We do our best to update you on all the activities performed by the dental support foundation and other dental organisations both national and international.

 

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6 Ways to Kiss the Pain Goodbye


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6 Ways to Kiss the Pain Goodbye


31 October 2015

4 ways to your office design success


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4 ways to your office design success


31 October 2015

Two Simple Ways to Add More Data to Your Diagnoses


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Two Simple Ways to Add More Data to Your Diagnoses


31 October 2015

6 Ways Lasers Can Grow Your Practice


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6 Ways Lasers Can Grow Your Practice


31 October 2015

21 Marketing Ideas for Dentists Who Don't Like Marketing


31 October 2015 Views: 0

21 Marketing Ideas for Dentists Who Don't Like Marketing


31 October 2015

Welcome to Washington, D.C.!


31 October 2015 Views: 0

Welcome to Washington, D.C.!


31 October 2015

Simple Ergonomics.

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Did you know that nearly two-thirds of dentists who retire early do so because of a musculoskeletal disorder? Or that studies show that the prevalence of work-related pain in dentistry is roughly the same today as it was in 1946?

You’ve probably already accepted the pain that comes from doing your job, but you don’t have to! In this e-book, we show you simple, effective ways to make practicing dentistry pain-free.

Fill out the form on the right to get the e-book right now!

“Your office is your strongest marketing tool and the impression it gives your patients directly correlates to your perceived quality of dentistry.”       – Dr. Mark Tholen, Office Design Expert.

In this checklist, we provide you with the office design tips you need to know.

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Learn tips for...

  • The simple office update
  • Building a new office
  • Office renovation
  • Brand new practice
 
 

The ideal diagnostic process is a data driven one: the more information a dentist can get, the better you’ll feel about your decisions.

add_more_diagnoses_dataWe’ve covered two simple ways to add more data to your diagnoses through both NIR technology and digital sensors.

Increase the data you can obtain at every patient exam, making your dentistry better, your patients happier, and your practice more successful. 

Simply fill out the form on the right to download your e-book right now!

6 Ways Lasers Can Grow Your Practice

 

Laser dentistry provides many benefits to dentists today, yet many dentists have refrained from investing in them—but that won’t be a trend for long. 

 

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In addition to lowering your patients’ fear and anxiety, lasers also allow you to enhance your clinical efficiency, increase office production, and practice minimally invasive dentistry, all of which improve your practice’s ROI.

 

In this e-book you’ll learn how incorporating lasers into your practice will:

 

  • Improve your patients’ comfort

  • Allow you to practice better, more efficient dentistry

  • Better educate your patients

  • Effectively market your practice through increased referrals

21 Marketing Ideas for Dentists Who Don't Like Marketing

How to Market Your Practice without Sacrificing Your Reputation.


What you'll learn inside this e-book:

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  • How to set up a VIP status and referral marketing plan that will generate you new patients for life!

 

  • How to make and send marketing offers to prospects and patients.

 

  • How to create and maintain a marketing calendar, have a social and web presence, host events for your patients, and much more!

 

 

White House

Welcome to Washington, D.C.!

Register Today!

For the first time in nearly two decades, the ADA annual meeting is coming to Washington, D.C. November 5-8.

  • With over 300 CE courses, the ADA annual meeting is the innovator of cutting-edge educational offerings. New for 2015 - CE courses are available in Chinese, German, Italian and Spanish in the International Learning Lounge.
  • Attend the Opening General Session and Distinguished Speaker Series. 
  • For the first time, annual meeting attendees are invited to a special Welcome Reception included in the cost of registration. This after-hours event will take place at two of the world-renowned Smithsonian museums, the National Museum of Natural History and the National Museum of American History. 
  • Recently named the “Coolest City in America” by Forbes, Washington, D.C. is a great location to combine the ADA annual meeting with a vacation.

Important Dates and Deadlines
Learn more about registration fees and deadlinespolicies, and other important information for international attendees.

If you preregister, please bring your registration confirmation with you for quick and easy pick-up of your registration materials at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Badges will be mailed to Canadian attendees. All other attendees, please print your badge at any convenient badge print station. You can also register on-site when you arrive in D.C.

Save Money on Registration by Becoming an ADA Member
All dentists who live and practice outside the United States are invited to join the ADA as an Affiliate Member. As an Affiliate member, pay only $100 USD to attend ADA 2015 instead of $350 USD (as a nonmember) if you register by October 9, 2015!

Dentists who join the ADA also have access to valuable ongoing benefits including:

  • An online subscription to The Journal of the American Dental Association and the ADA Professional Product Review
  • Member pricing on all ADA CE Online courses
  • Discounts on ADA patient education and practice management resources
  • Reduced member rates for ADA annual meetings
  • And much more

Learn more about ADA Affiliate Membership.

Visa Requirements
It can now take as long as four months to obtain a visa to enter the U.S. Please use the following links for more information regarding obtaining visas, machine readable passports and registering with the U.S. Homeland Security’s ESTA program.

Official Letter of Invitation
You can now get an official letter of invitation through the online registration system. The letter is available for you to download as a PDF as soon as you complete your registration – no waiting! This invitation is intended to facilitate travel and visa arrangements but does not extend financial support. If you pay for registration but your visa request is denied, we will issue a full refund. For assistance, please contactThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

At the Annual Meeting

Just added: U.S. Dental School and Dental Office Tour!

International attendees at the ADA annual meeting have the unique opportunity to tour a U.S. dental school and a private dental clinic. On Thursday, November 5, the ADA will host a tour of the University of Maryland Dental School followed by a tour of a private dental clinic. The tour starts at 9:45 a.m., immediately following the Opening General Session and Distinguished Speaker Series. The price is $40 USD and includes transportation and lunch. Space is limited, so make your reservation now!

Need help logging in? Contact the Office of Affiliate Membership atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or by phone at +1.312.440.2389.

For questions regarding this event, please contact Mona Martinez atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Deadline for registration is Friday, October 30, 2015.
 

Multilingual Staff
Multilingual staff will be available on-site at the International Registration Area to assist you.

International Learning Lounge
Visit the International Learning Lounge to take continuing education courses, network with dentists from around the world, enjoy refreshments and take advantage of complimentary Internet access to connect with colleagues back home. You can also print a certificate or letter of attendance.

The International Learning Lounge has been expanded this year to include several Chinese courses from leading experts across China. Presenters from the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Peru and the USA will lead courses in Spanish. Italian and German courses will be available as well for the first time.

Chinese Courses
Dr. Xuedong Zhou
5311: Dental Education in West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University 
Thursday, November 05, 2015, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Dr. Lui Feng
6342: Comfortable Cosmetic Dentistry
Friday, November 06, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Italian Course
Dr. Delogu Pierluigi
5336: Interdisciplinary Approach in Adult Orthodontics Patients
Thursday, November 05, 2015, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Spanish Courses
Dr. Hector R. Martinez-Menchaca
5325: Contemporary Preventive Dentistry in the Pediatric Dental Practice
Thursday, November 05, 2015, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

6343: New Trends in the Pediatric Dentistry
Friday, November 06, 2015, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Dr. Sara Flores Mubarak
7332: The Esthetic Analysis of a Smile
Saturday, November 07, 2015, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

7304: Smile Design
Saturday, November 07, 2015, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Dr. Yakir Arteaga
6345: Esthetics in Patients with Congenitally Missing Lateral Incisors
Friday, November 06, 2015, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Rony Joubert
5335: Anterior Esthetic Dentistry
Thursday, November 5, 2015, 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

7305: Dental Implants Rehabilitation
Saturday, November 7, 2015, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

International Reception
Join us for a reception on Saturday evening, November 7 in honor of all international guests. Network and meet with dental professionals from around the world while enjoying appetizers and refreshments. Details will be provided on-site during the annual meeting.

Certificate of Attendance
Each international dentist who registers for the meeting will be eligible to receive a Certificate of Attendance, which can be requested at the International Lounge. Other members of the dental team can request a letter to confirm attendance.