About the SMILE Foundation
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Education Foundation, a member of the Appliance Therapy Group,
can assist you in developing the techniques and skills necessary to integrate
Appliance Therapy in to your practice. As the Appliance Therapy Group's
education arm, the SMILE Foundation provides and extensive range of Appliance
Therapy seminars, home study courses and learning aids to augment your dental
Seminars featuring leading instructors.
Throughout the year, the SMILE Foundation offers economical high-quality
courses on a variety of subjects. The seminars encompass every aspect of
Appliance Therapy including snoring and sleep apnea, minor tooth movement,
appliance repair and adjustment, and functional Appliance Therapy, bleaching,
mouthguards and practice management. The foundation sponsors leading dental
authorities and practitioners as speakers in an effort to further your
education, expand your dental options and improve the viability of your
Independent learning home study courses and training videos.
The audio and video independent learning courses of the SMILE Foundation
embrace a broad range of subjects. They have been designed and developed to
make you a proficient Appliance Therapy provider. For example, instructional
videos on banding and bracketing and appliance adjustment of removable
appliances will sharpen and increase your abilities. Written by outstanding
clinicians, these informative and concise tools provide educational emphasis on
the latest trends in Appliance Therapy dentistry. Earn CE Credits. The SMILE
Foundation is an ADA CERP recognized provider. Our CE courses are also accepted
by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit.
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view a list of available courses.
here to view a list of Educational Reference Materials