Wednesday 9/25/19 – Practical Laser Assisted Dentistry with Dr. Bruce Cassis – 7CE Credits
Wednesday, September 25 @ 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday Morning: 7:30 am to 8:30 am – Registration and Breakfast
Course starts at 8:30am.
Speaker: Dr. Bruce Cassis
7 CE Credits
Course Code: 130
Practical Laser Assisted Dentistry
With a changing technological society, we have the goal to increase production while conserving time. We must give attention to the tools that help us accomplish this goal. The dental laser is definitely a product that can help achieve this goal.
Dr. Cassis will present a general review of the history of lasers, the physics behind laser dentistry, laser safety, and review some of the lasers available to general dentists. He will discuss how you can successfully incorporate a laser into your dental practice.
- Review the history and physics of dental lasers
- Describe laser energy production and its uses in dentistry
- Define the acronym for LASER
- Describe the hydrophotonics phenomenon
- Demonstrate how to incorporate a dental laser into your dental practice and be able to see a return on your investment
Dr. Bruce Cassis
Dr. Bruce Cassis is a 1980 graduate of West Virginia University School of Dentistry. In addition to his private practice, Dr. Cassis has lectured extensively on the development and clinical applications for laser dentistry both internationally and at nationally recognized dental conferences. Dr. Cassis has a passion for education and for supporting general dentists.
He has served at the state and national levels for the Academy of General Dentistry, working as the chairperson on the Membership Committee, and previously the PACE and Communication Councils. Most recently, he was elected as Vice President of the AGD. He has his Mastership in the AGD and recently received the AGD’s Life Long Service Recognition award at the 2018 Scientific meeting.