Dr Robert Convissar is a pioneer in the field of laser dentistry. One of the first dentists to use lasers in general practice, he has over 24 years of experience with CO2, Diode, Erbium and Nd. YAG wavelengths. He is honoured to have served as contributing editor of 4 laser dentistry textbooks. His latest textbook ‘Principles and Practice of Laser Dentistry’ is the number one selling laser dentistry textbook in the world. Dr Convissar has delivered over 300 Laser Dentistry Certification courses worldwide. He practices restorative, cosmetic and laser dentistry in New York City and serves as Director of Laser Dentistry at New York Hospital Queens Medical Center.
Dentale Delegates Receive 14 hours verifiable CPD
Candidates who successfully complete this course and its prerequisites* will be eligible to apply for the Certificate of Standard Proficiency in Dental Lasers, recognised by the Academy of Laser Dentistry, an international organisation with more than 1200 members in over 25 countries.
Day one will detail laser use in the following subject matters:
- • Non-Surgical, Surgical and Periodontal Therapy.
- • Surgical and Restorative Implantology.
- • Fixed and Removable Prosthetics.
- • Oral Medicine, Oral Surgery and Oral Pathology.
- • Paediatric and Adolescent Operative Dentistry.
- • Endodontics
- • Periodontics and Orthodontics.
- • Aesthetic and Cosmetic Dentistry.
- • Practice Management and Marketing
will give each participant hands-on experience (using pig mandibles) with the various wavelengths used in laser dentistry today, their effects on oral tissues and their uses for specific oral diseases and pathologies found in every day practice. Delegates will be able to incorporate this knowledge into a basis for determining which laser wavelength is most appropriate for their practice, and be able to incorporate hard and soft tissue laser dentistry into their practice first thing the next day!
Dentale’s courses are run in accordance with the GDC guidelines and The Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh Implant Diploma.