Dr. Dischinger will begin his lecture by looking at ideal facial esthetics, both within the framework of the smile and the facial complex. Dr. Dischinger will then go through his diagnostic techniques, focusing on these facial esthetics for ideal treatment planning and efficient treatment protocols, utilizing the effects of passive self ligation and determining when orthopedic Class II correction is his choice of treatment. He will illustrate this using various cases.Read More 9:00 – 10:15
Saint Louis University
Dr. Bill Dischinger received his dental degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry in 1997 and his certificate in orthodontics at Tufts University in Boston in 1999. His B.S. degree is from Oregon State University. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Orthodontics Department at the University of The Pacific in San Francisco and one of 12 certified Damon instructors who have taught and lectured extensively on passive self-ligation with the Damon System. He has also lectured nationally and internationally on a variety of subjects, including functional jaw orthopedics, indirect bonding, and practice management from a team approach. He is also a writer, has wrote a few books on Orthodontics & others as well.