At the CDDS we believe that the ongoing education of our members is of primary importance as it benefits not only the dental community but Calgary as a whole. That is why we offer continuing education seminars that enhance and accelerate our member’s knowledge and oral health care skills. Our seminars are designed for the general practitioner as well as specialists, dental hygienists, auxiliaries and the local dental community as a whole.
Description: A growing body of evidence now shows the direct link between nutrition, dietary supplements oral health; however, many dental professionals feel inadequately prepared to effectively counsel patients on healthy eating and using supplements to fill nutrient gaps. Additionally, nutritional supplements have been shown through scientific investigation to benefit oral and overall health. All members of the health care team should be familiar with the evidence of safety and benefit for the most commonly used dietary supplements to enhance patient outcomes and reduce the risk of adverse events associated with…Find out more »
Top 100 Drugs and their impact and THE BIG THREE: OPIOIDS, ALCOHOL, AND MARIJUANA AND THEIR IMPACT ON YOU, YOUR FAMILY, AND YOUR DENTAL PRACTICE! In today’s society people are continually looking for new ways to improve their quality of life and sense of well-being. Sleep is an essential component of health. It plays a vital role in physical and mental health. Sleep awareness is rising, so as the prevalence of Sleep Disorders. Unfortunately, majority of patients with Sleep disorders…Find out more »
Limited Attendance Workshop Location – TBA Tickets Limited: 80 tickets for Members 0 tickets for StaffFind out more »
Interdisciplinary Dynamics…. An integrated approach in Contemporary Esthetic Dentistry TERMINAL DENTITION…Where do we draw the line??? For over a decade, the term “Terminal Dentition,” has unquestionably gained a lot of traction in the dental community, and it implies that there is a need to remove a patient’s remaining dentition. But how do we reach such a stage or conclusion? Does it mean the same to everybody? The reality is that the term Terminal Dentition is actually a “dentist made term.”…Find out more »
Limited attendance Hands-On Workshop Participants will learn how to: Fabricate a single tooth implant temporary to get the best esthetics you can for the maxillary anterior Make your own single tooth immediate provisional Make your own custom made impression coping, duplicate the emergence profile You will learn with a limited group of people how to Choose the best abutment for the case – what shape and why How to use opaque and other techniques to get the right…Find out more »
Title: Contemporary Treatment of the Edentulous Arch: A synergistic relationship between the art and science Exciting new treatment options are now available for the edentulous and future edentulous patient. Today’s fixed and removable prostheses are based on biomechanical, biological, and basic restorative principles. To maximize our chances for esthetic and functional success, proactive virtual treatment planning must be utilized for each patient. Virtual implant placement software solutions form the link between prosthetic driven planning and predictable implant surgery. Guides can…Find out more »
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The Calgary and District Dental Society is a voluntary professional organization representing the dentists of the Calgary Region. It is dedicated to the highest ethical standards, involvement in the community, the provision of exemplary oral health care, and attainment of optimal health for the people of the Calgary Region.
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