General Meetings

General Meeting - March 16, 2022

  • Wed, Mar 16, 2022 | 8:00 AM - Wed, Mar 16, 2022 | 3:30 PM
  • Location: Villa Borghese
  • Address: 70 Widmer Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY, US
  • Contact: Diane Darby
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  • Phone: 914-747-1199

"Seeking Interdisciplinary Excellence"

Frank Celenza, D.D.S.
Associate Clinical Professor, Departments of Post-graduate Orthodontics and Division of Implant Fellowship, New York University College of Dentistry. He is dual certified in the specialties of both Orthodontics and Periodontics. He maintains a private practice limited to Orthodontics and Periodontics in New York City.

Course Outline

Interdisciplinary dentistry is proving to be the most effective means by which we can deliver the highest level of service to our patients.  Whether addressing specific cosmetic concerns or providing advanced rehabilitation and restoration, through coordinated efforts at the specialist level, we can raise our game and provide a better end result.

This seminar will communicate to orthodontists, periodontists, prosthodontists, oral surgeons, and all dentists through the demonstration of carefully documented clinical cases and specific literature citing.  Areas in which the various specialists can work in concert to better serve our patients will be illustrated.  Examples such as the use of forced eruption, coordination of gingival margins, implant placement and utilization in tooth movement will be examined.

Course Objectives:

Participants of this seminar will gain an appreciation for and understanding of:

1) The physiology of tooth movement.

2) The periodontal benefits of tooth position.

3) The implementation of adjunctive orthodontic modalities for prosthetic