FACD Annual Scientific Session & Trade Show
September 21-23, 2017 at the Orlando World Center Marriott
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FACD is dedicated to advancing the art and science of cosmetic dentistry for our members and their patients in the state of Florida. Caring for your patients is your passion.. and giving you the necessary tools to be the best is our business.

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Upcoming Meetings & Events

2017 FACD Annual Scientific Session & Trade Show
September 21st, 2017 to September 23rd, 2017

FACD’s Annual Scientific Session & Trade Show is known as the best state cosmetic dentistry meeting in the country. 

September 21-23, 2017 Orlando World Center Marriott

Speaker: Aldo Leopardi, DDS, MS, PC - Friday, September 22, 2017

Dr. Leopardi received his undergraduate dental degree from the University of Adelaide, South Australia, in 1984.  He enjoyed private practice as a general dentist in Adelaide, Australia, for several years prior to receiving his specialist training and masters degree in combined fixed, removable and implant Prosthodontics, at the University of North Carolina, at Chapel Hill, in 1993.

At Chapel Hill, he also taught Fixed Prosthodontics as a Clinical Assistant Professor.  Upon return to Australia, he began a successful Prosthodontic private practice in the Gold Coast region of Queensland, Australia.

In 1996, he joined the Prosthodontic faculty at the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM), Michigan, where he also obtained his American DDS degree.  Teaching responsibilities at UDM included Clinical Supervisor and:

  • Co-Director of the Fixed Prosthodontic Program,
  • Director of the Complete Dentures Program,
  • Implant Residency program supervisor.

In 1999, after 15 years of combined academic and dental practice, Dr. Leopardi resumed private practice limited to implant, fixed and removable Prosthodontics in Denver, Colorado.  Today he lectures nationally on subjects involving fixed, removable and implant dentistry, and is involved in clinical research.  He is also the founder and President of the Denver Implant Study Club and The Knowledge Factory.

Hands-On Optional Course: Digital Photography - Thursday, September 21, 2017

Beyond the Basics: From Documentation to Presentation

Register for the Thursday Hands-On clinical and portrait photography session at the Orlando World Center Marriott September 21, 2017. Learn the skills necessary to take your dental photography from documentation to presentation!

  Presented by Dr. Jason Olitsky, DMD, AAACD

 

 

 

Dr. Olitsky brings timely, innovative and insightful messages to the stage that leaves the audiences fully engaged and motivated to implement basic and advanced digital photography and video into their practices.

  Topics include:

  • Basic and advanced dental photography continuing education, clinical, standardized views, doctor and patient positioning, equipment review and utilizing images.  Emphasis on communication to capture the best standardized views and utilizing the images in communication, education and marketing your practice. 
  • Portrait photography on a basic and advanced levels for dentists obtain practical knowledge to implement portrait photography into their practices.  Emphasis on camera settings, communication, lighting techniques and practical studio set up for dental offices.  
  • DSLR video basic instruction to capture stunning video testimonials and create promotional movies.  Learn equipment necessary to implement video into your practice as well as basic lighting and video editing

Register by March 15, 2017 to take advantage of this rate.

EARLY BIRD MEMBER RATE: $495

CLICK HERE to print your form and register today! 

  • Registration after 3/15/17 for FACD Members is $595
  • Non-Member Rate is $995

Speaker: Dr. Mark Murphy, DDS FAGD - Saturday, September 23, 2017 

Dr. Murphy is the Principal of FunktionalTracker.com,  Lead Faculty for Clinical Education at ProSomnus Sleep Technologies, serves on the Guest Faculty at the University of Detroit Mercy and  Michigan Schools of Dentistry and as a Regular Presenter on Business Development, Practice Management and Leadership at the Pankey Institute. 

 

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Are you considering cosmetic dental work? The members of the Florida Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry are dentists who emphasize the art and science of cosmetic dentistry in their practices.

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For Doctors and Technicians

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