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2023 AAO Annual Session - It’s Not All About Personality: Creating Engaging Videos for TikTok, Instagram, YouTube, FB and More

Apr 24, 2023 9:20am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Make video content using the latest applications.
  • Identify the types of content that drives traffic to your social media and how to capitalize on that.
  • Evaluate the best ways to get your videos found by more people in your community and beyond.

Speaker(s):

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marketing
Category: Business of Orthodontics

2023 AAO Annual Session - Zeitgeist 2022: Review of the 2022 Sleep Medicine Literature for the Orthodontist

Apr 24, 2023 9:20am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Evaluate the current thinking on maxillary expansion as it relates to OSA.
  • Evaluate the current thinking on bruxism as it relates to airway patency.
  • Evaluate the current thinking on environmental factors and epigenetic considerations implicated in OSA.

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - Connecting with the Untapped Millennial Market: Simple Strategies to Boost Conversion and Lifetime Value in Your Practice

Apr 24, 2023 8:00am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Understand what influences Millennial consumer buying decisions in this industry, including what they value and how they research orthodontic providers online.
  • Develop a USP (Unique Selling Proposition) and build an effective marketing and social media strategy to drive Millennial patient opportunities into the practice.
  • Uncover the importance of staff training, tracking leads, KPI's (Key Performance Indicators), and developing talk tracks to increase prospect-to-patient conversion rates.

Speaker(s):

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marketing
Category: Business of Orthodontics

2023 AAO Annual Session - The Assistant's Role in Clear Aligner Therapy

Apr 24, 2023 8:00am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Confidently provide the bulk of the hands-on procedures needed for effective clear aligner treatment.
  • Know what your duties are at the initial delivery appointment, progress appointment, monitoring efforts, and retention for clear aligner patients.
  • Know what attachments are for and how to bond them so they stick and are flash free!

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - Manage Orthodontic Patients at Risk of OSA: Case-by-Case Application of a Precision Treatment Protocol

Apr 24, 2023 8:00am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Recognize the patients at high risk of OSA in a daily orthodontic practice, and to differentiate craniofaocial phenotype of OSA, based on the integration of morphometric analysis with functional assessment.
  • Make a precision treatment plan for OSA patients. Systemized orthodontic treatment protocols will be suggested for growing and non-growing OSA patients, respectively.
  • Modify orthodontic treatment plan for the patients at high risk of OSA to secure upper airway function with esthetic improvement.

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - What Happens when Orthodontic Image Computing Gets Smarter than We Are?

Apr 24, 2023 8:00am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Recognize what AI applications to incorporate in your practice.
  • Evaluate real versus virtual dental, skeletal and soft tissue outcomes for personalized treatment.
  • Define AI challenges in data quality and case-specific learning.

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - From Functional to OPTIMAL: Facing the Realities of Stress

Apr 23, 2023 3:40pm

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • KNOW YOUR STRESS - Understand the different kinds and types of stress and the effect on the orthodontic practice.
  • ASSESS YOUR STRESS - Evaluate personal stress levels and how to recognize the stress levels of the team.
  • REDUCE YOUR STRESS - Recognize stress triggers and how to change them.

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - Dentofacial Esthetic Control Using Miniscrews: A Biomechanics Approach

Apr 23, 2023 2:10pm

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Outline the importance of biomechanics and miniscrew applications.
  • Improve the outcome and facial esthetics using miniscrews.
  • Set treatment goals accordingly to tackle the complex cases in a simple and predictable way.

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Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - Avoiding Failure and Elevating the Clinical Standards in Class II Treatment

Apr 23, 2023 8:40am

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Analyze and quantify the amount of tooth movement versus growth expected in Class II correction.
  • Gain an appreciation of anchorage and vertical control strategies.
  • Design appropriate mechanics and avoid common mistakes while executing the treatment plan.

Speaker(s):

Category: Doctors Program

2023 AAO Annual Session - To Open or To Close Spaces in the Interdisciplinary Patient?

Apr 22, 2023 1:30pm

Credits: None available.

Learning Objectives:
  • Outline the pros and cons of space closure and opening with emphasis on missing teeth in the aesthetic zone.
  • Develop efficient individual interdisciplinary treatment plans for patients with missing teeth.
  • Appreciate the value of intelligent application of the latest digital technology for minimally invasive orthodontic-prosthodontic treatment by a well-orchestrated interdisciplinary team.

Speaker(s):

Category: Doctors Program