Enjoy two and a half days of lectures addressing topics of interest to orthodontists and pediatric dentists who are collaborating in patient care. Join your orthodontic colleagues and members of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry for the 2018 Winter Conference, February 9-11 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The meeting, “Early Orthodontic Treatment: Working Together for Excellent Results,” will include:
● In-depth presentations on care for dental injuries and trauma from Dr. Dennis McTigue, a pediatric dentist, and Dr. John Christensen, an orthodontist;
● Orthodontist Dr. Stella Chaushu, speaking on incipient impaction and potential strategies for prevention;
● Orthodontist Dr. Peter Ngan’s expertise on anterior crossbite;
● Orthodontic/pediatric dental specialists Dr. Young Tze Kuah and Dr. David Kennedy, addressing malformed first molars and missing premolars, respectively;
● Insights into orthodontic treatment of patients on the Autism spectrum from a pediatric dental specialist, Dr. David Tesini.

These are just a few of the experts from the orthodontic and pediatric dental specialties – representing the United States and several other countries – who will be among the lecturers at this unique conference.  The intimate atmosphere of this small meeting and Q and A session with speakers after each half-day of lectures affords each attendee a focused and enriching learning experience.

● View the conference Preview Program

Please encourage pediatric dentists who refer patients to you to attend.
The Winter Conference site, the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona, is unique in its celebration of the state’s cultural and historical heritage. The resort offers a wealth of family entertainment and outdoor recreation activities including three 18-hole golf courses. Attractions in nearby Phoenix include the world-renowned Heard Museum of American Indian arts and cultures, the Desert Botanical Garden and the Talking Stick Resort Arena sports and entertainment complex, home of the National Basketball Association Phoenix Suns.*

* 2018 Suns schedule not yet available.