Saturday, September 23, 2017
8:00 AM - REGISTRATION
8:30 AM-12:00 PM - DR. LOU GRAHAM
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM - GUEST SPEAKER, MR. STEVE DOWN
12:45 PM – 1:30 PM - LUNCH PROVIDED
1:30 PM- 5:00 PM - DR. LOU GRAHAM
7 CE CREDITS
Operative Dentistry, Material, Esthetics,/Cosmetic Dentistry , Lasers in Restorative Dentistry, Dental Materials / AGD 250, 260, 780, 017
"Recession Proof Dentistry"
DR. LOU GRAHAM
The essence of this course is all about integrating “your” practice’s philosophical approach to dentistry amongst your entire team allowing for seamless interactions. Your initial exams, periodic exams, periodontal exams, oral cancer screening exams, x-ray protocols, diagnostic approaches, and communication skills all must be consistent to allow your practice to maximize value. This course will highlight a day in practice, demonstrating some of the latest techniques and truly maximize what you can be doing each day to become a recession-proof office.
Highlights of the Course:
- Understanding what “your” philosophy is.
- How hygiene growth is the number 1 driver to overall growth and the essence of your practice.
- Why the “wheel” defines consistency and communication between the doctor and hygienist.
- Understanding the latest in diagnostics for the hygienist/doctor team and why these new technologies provide you with so much more information and equally, allow you to show and deliver far more diagnostically driven outcomes.
- Combination treatment plans that integrates the hygienist and the doctor.
- Prevention at every age, customizing your protocols.
- The latest in rinses, toothpastes, gels and how to again treat areas from chronic halitosis to refractory periodontal patients and so much more!
- Specific casework on patients 65 and beyond...They are key to your growth!
Dr. Lou Graham
Dr. Graham is an internationally recognized lecturer extensively involved in continuing education for dental professionals. His lectures focus on incorporating current clinical advancements through “conservative dentistry.” He emphasizes the same concepts he practices: dental health diagnosis, treatment plans for medically compromised patients, conservative treatment, cosmetic dentistry, and customized approaches to periodontal care, implants and laser dentistry. Dr. Graham is the founder of the Catapult Group, a continuing education company whose philosophy and programs use contemporary, interactive formats to integrate time-proven conservative dentistry with 21st century materials and techniques. Dr. Graham is a published author in many leading national and international dental journals. He is a member of the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, Chicago Dental Society and Illinois Dental Association. Dr. Graham is a graduate of Emory Dental School. He is the former Dental Director of the University of Chicago’s Department of Dentistry. He enjoys providing dental care at his multi-specialty private practice group, University Dental Professionals, in Chicago, IL – Hyde Park. Dr. Graham offers half-day, full-day and multi-day lectures, including custom courses and hands-on workshops.
GUEST SPEAKER-Mr. Steve Down
As America’s Wealth Coach, Steve is the Founder of Financially Fit, an organization committed to helping families and individuals create wealth from any starting point. He is the author of Financially Fit for Life, which is the financial education program of choice for thousands across North America. His most recent books are Idea Economy and Wealth Bound.
Steve will share the benefits of private equity as a primary wealth creation tool for dentists.
Mr. Steve Down
Salt Lake, UT
Steve Down, an Innovative Entrepreneur and, Successful Business Owner, is passionate about creating companies and providing jobs. He is the founder of many flourishing companies including CE Karma, Financially Fit, Even Stevens, The Falls Event Center, Storm Maker Media, and, Blue Hat Ventures.
You may learn more about The Steve Down Companies at www.stevedown.com