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Fall Conference Speaker Spotlight: Philip Cooper, Jr., DDS

Dr. Philip W. Cooper, Jr., a native of Savannah, Georgia, graduated from Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry.  In addition to practicing dentistry, he is the Co-Founder and Chief Investigator for Smiles Are Meaningful, Inc., a research organization whose focus is the impact of Sleep Apnea on the growth and development of African American Children.  Dr. Cooper is also the Clinical Director of Coastal Sleep Solutions, a dental clinical practice devoted to treating Sleep Apnea patients who are CPAP intolerant and Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome patients.  Dr. Cooper is the author of the 2009 book, Why African American Children Cannot Read, which emphasizes the impact of Sleep Apnea on children’s ability to learn to read. Download the conference agenda Download the conference flyer    

By | August 31st, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

Fall Conference Speaker Spotlight: Larry Wolford, DMD

An oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Wolford is currently a clinical professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Baylor College of Dentistry at Texas A & M, and he is Director and Sponsor of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Fellowship Program at the Baylor University Medical Center and the Baylor College of Dentistry.   Additionally, he is on the graduate faculty at Baylor University Medical Center and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in 1969. Download the conference agenda Download the conference flyer

By | August 19th, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

Fall Conference Speaker Spotlight: Michael Lacey, MD

A neurologist specializing in Sleep Medicine, Dr. Michael Lacey is the Medical Director of the Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine and is Chief of the Neurology Section at Northside Hospital in Atlanta. He maintains a private practice in the specialty of Neurology and participates extensively in clinical research in the areas of Sleep Medicine and Neurology in his capacity of Medical Director of Neurotrials, Inc, in Atlanta. He has lectured at national and regional meetings on the subjects of Sleep Medicine and Neurology and has appeared on ABC, CNN, NBC, and NPR.  

By | August 14th, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

Fall Conference Speaker Spotlight: William Hang, DDS

Dr. Hang has been practicing dentistry / orthodontics for over 40 years, after graduating number one in the class of 1970 at the University of Illinois College of Dentistry.   Dr. Hang emphasizes early recognition and treatment of orthodontic problems, and he also treats many adult patients who are using orthodontics to have their mouths and smiles restored.  Ultimately, it is poor oral posture (improper jaw, tongue, lip, and cheek posture) that causes poor facial balance and crooked teeth. Another segment of his adult practice involves patients who come to him to alleviate Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA).  Improving the airway through orthodontics or orthodontics and surgery can improve someone’s quality and quantity of life.

By | August 6th, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

OASYS Course with Dr. John Bixby, ACSDD Diplomate

Are you interested in learning more about the OASYS Oral/Nasal Airway System?  Join John Bixby, DMD,D.ACSDD and OASYS developer, previous ACSDD conference lecturer, and ACSDD member, Mark Abramson, DDS for a lecture and hands-on learning experience.  You can download the brochure for more information.

By | July 23rd, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

Fall Conference Spotlight: Roger Price, B.Sc

Roger Price will unveil his educational and training program in its entirety to our October conference attendees.  We are glad that we can bring Roger's full program to our conference attendees. Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Mr. Price is the creator of this educational and training program which is designed to train dental team members in posture and breathing assessments in order to obtain a clearer picture of the overall body structure as it relates to dental issues.  

By | July 23rd, 2012|News, Newsletter|0 Comments

The Comprehensive Cone Beam Program

Join ACSDD Diplomate and faculty member Dale Miles, DDS, for the “The Comprehensive Cone Beam Program “ in Phoenix, Arizona, October 4-6, 2012 at the Ritz-Carlton Phoenix. Dr. Miles' CBCT experience consists of a three-day comprehensive CE program for potential CBCT buyers and existing owners of cone beam machines who want additional training with this technology. Dr. Miles' organization is offering 18 continuing education credits for the complete program. The cost to attend this course is $1995.00. The fee includes Dr. Miles Cone Beam CT Atlas, 2nd edition. For more information click here.

By | May 21st, 2012|News|0 Comments

Share your thoughts on our Pediatric OSA conference in Phoenix

As those of you who attended our conference last month already know, preventative care for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea is crucial to successful childhood development.  Our speakers included nurse practitioners, pulmonologists, certified orofacial myologists, ENTs, and dentists; all coming together to present a multidisciplinary perspective on pediatric obstructive sleep apnea.  Use this post to share your experience with our blogging community.

By | November 8th, 2011|News, News Ticker, Q&A|0 Comments

Successful Launch of Online Diplomate Training

Thanks to Drs. Prager, Cheung, Goodfellow, Wong, Lawson, McGregor, Liem, Rawson, and Walsh for joining us at our first online Diplomate training process.  We look forward to hearing their feedback and being with them as they work through the ACSDD Diplomate Process. A special thanks to Drs. Dean and Shrivastava for sharing their unique dental and medical knowledge that are hallmarks of the multidisciplinary approach of the ACSDD.

By | May 29th, 2011|News, News Ticker|0 Comments

Medical Insurance and Medicare

Post questions about medical insurance and medicare reimbursement in this portion of the blog.

By | April 25th, 2011|Q&A, Topic|0 Comments