|COURSE # 3|
Friday, October 11th, 2013
This course will discuss various topics regarding the use of lasers in dentistry including an overview of Laser applications currently in use. The pro’s and con’s of the different lasers on the market will be discussed for anyone considering the purchase of a laser.
Other topics to be discussed:
• Minimally Invasive Dentistry with the Laser
• Implants, Laser and Overdentures
• Laser Assisted Implant Maintenance and Tissue Management
• Lasers in Geriatric Dentistry from a Prosthodontic View
• Laser Assisted Perio-Prostho and Restorative Dentistry
• A Clinical Approach to the Interdiscipinary use of Lasers in Dentistry
• The Future of Minimally Invasive Dentistry
Dr. Nicholas Vero, DMD is a prosthodontist who has been practicing dentistry for more than thirty years in Teaneck, NJ. He received his Doctorate at Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery and then pursued his specialty in prosthodontics at Albert Einstein Medical Center and then continued on staff there for many years. He has dedicated his life and practice to education. He was a professor of prosthetics at Columbia University for 15 years and continues teaching currently as an adjunct volunteer for the ethics course at Columbia and as an attending for Hackensack University Medical Center. He also continues to offer advanced lectures in prosthetic and laser dentistry. Founder of the New Jersey Dental Laser Study Club, Dr. Vero is also a member of over 15 societies and associations including the Academy of Laser Dentistry and the American Society for Laser Medicine. Dr. Vero's enthusiasm for dentistry is evident in all aspects of his patient care from complete patient comfort and education to the continuing education made mandatory for his staff. He continues to utilize the latest technologies and industry advancements in his practice including the use of lasers, the use of the Cerec system for same day restorations, the Velscope for oral cancer screening, and the STA Single Tooth Anesthesia System for enhanced patient comfort.