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Achieving AGD Fellowship and Mastership reflects your commitment to provide quality care for your patients. Earning these prestigious awards also distinguishes you professionally through the pursuit of quality continuing education.

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This convenient, searchable database gives you access to high-quality CE courses that help you stay current and earn credit for Fellowship, Mastership and Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition.

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AGD2019 is set for July 18-20 at the Mohegan Sun Casino and Resort in Connecticut.

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AGD monitors important general dentistry issues that affect the way you practice and the health of your patients and communities you serve. We provide you with the resources you need to make your voice heard.

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Your AGD membership gains you access to exclusive offers on personal and professional products and services.

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AGDvantage

AGD is excited to launch a new supply discount savings plan with Dental Health Products, Inc. (DHPI)! AGD members can now enjoy aggressive discounts on the industry's most popular name brand supplies as well as DHPI's own private label line of products.

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AGD Foundation

Established in 1972, the AGD Foundation aims to improve the oral health of the public and support the efforts of the general dentist and AGD. Find out how you can lend your support.

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“I attend the AGD scientific session for quality continuing education and to learn and share with the best dentists in the world.”

William Kushner III, DDS
Danville, CA
Member since 2011

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NEWS FOR GENERAL DENTISTS

EVENTS FOR GENERAL DENTISTS

Treatment of Dental Emergencies in a Military Combat Environment to providing Comprehensive Care in Private Practice

Date(s)
Sep. 17, 2019 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Speaker: Dr. Abby Raymond DDS

Subject: 310 - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (0.5), 690 Implants (1)

Credits: 1.5

Fee: $75 Members, $75 Members staff, $37.50 Student members, $125 Non-members

Date: Tuesday September 17, 2019 7:30 CST – 9:00 PM

Registration for this session closes at 5:00 pm CT on the day of the event.

Course Description:

The session will focus on the diagnosis and management of dental trauma in an austere, combat areas and providing comprehensive dental care in the private sector. In this informative session, Dr. Raymond will share his knowledge and experiences of cases treated in a military deployed environment. Although implant dentistry is considered a predictable treatment, guaranteeing optimal anterior implant esthetics can be challenging. Learn how to treatment plan implants in the esthetic zone with single crowns or a fixed dental prosthesis.

Learning Objectives:

  • Preparing to transition as a military dentist to private practice.
  • Applying basic principles to treat dental emergencies in a combat environment.
  • Utilizing tools to ensure success as a dentist assigned to an operational unit.
  • Treatment planning dental implants and restorations in an edentulous area.

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"Working toward this goal with my sister was my main motivation to attain Fellowship. I want to continue loving what I do. Free CE is like winning a prize. Dentists have to pay a lot for CE and this is a BONUS!"

Angela G. Ellis, DDS, FAGD
Chapel Hill, NC
Member since 1999

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