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International Courses in Laser Dentistry
These courses are in partnership with Dr. Mohammed Saleem, BDS, MSc, and ABLS International Director of Development in Laser Dentistry, and Certified by the Saudi Commission on Health Specialties; and Dr. Jihad Zeitouni, M.D. and MSc in Laser Dentistry, Advanced Course in Dental Implantology, Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD). Drs. Saleem and Zeitouni have many years of combined experience in laser dentistry at both hospital and private practice.
Notable international speakers present at the courses, including Dr. Kirpa Johar, author of Fundamentals in Laser Dentistry, Drs. Josep Arnabat, Saleh Alghabban, Islam Kassem, and Ahmed El Gamal.
The first 3-session course began in Cyrpus in June, 2015 and concluded May, 2016. Additional 3-session courses since include new courses in Cyprus, Egypt and Pakistan beginning in 2016 and 2017.
1-day courses have also been provided in Egypt and Saudi Arabia through the Middle East Dental Society.
The focus of the 3-session courses is on laser biophysics of hard and soft dental tissue, how to best use dental lasers by type of procedure relative to equipment, wavelengths and operating parameters, including medical team and patient safety. Details are provided below. These courses include ABLS didactic study materials and hand-on sessions; and written and oral examinations. The outcome of the 3-session courses is both a Certificate of Course Completion, and Diplomate Certification by the ABLS in Laser Dentistry.
The 1-day courses address one or two specific topics but do not provide a certification.
Please see links in "For Additional Details and Enrollment" below.
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Full courses will include Both didactic and hands-on training, soft and hard tissue, in Er:YAG and Diode lasers
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