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 “Technology in Your Dental Practice:

Diagnosis, Planning, and Treatment Using 3D”

THE DATE - Wednesday, April 24, 2019

THE TIME - Registration – 5:15, Dinner 5:30 pm,

Lecture 6:45 – 8:45 pm

THE PLACE -     Chez Josef, Agawam, MA 

THE TOPICIn a rapid-fire overview of the latest high-tech products currently being integrated into today’s practices, you will learn about products in the following areas: cameras (digital and intra-oral); caries and oral disease detection; introduction to ConeBeam CT technology; intra-oral digital impressions; CAD systems; 3D printing, as well as a variety of the latest tech products.  The use of specific examples, many of which are used in Dr. Feuerstein’s private practice, will help to demystify many products’ design and help with making purchase decisions.

THE OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this course, attendees will:

1.      Learn about the newest high-tech products

2.      Get an introductory look at new technologies

3.      See how the products are used clinically in a typical general practice


THE SPEAKER:  Dr. Paul Feuerstein, D.M.D. received his undergraduate training at the State University of New York at Stony Brook during the 1960’s studying chemistry, engineering, computer science and music, and is a 1972 graduate of the University of New Jersey Medical and Dental School (now Rutgers).  He maintains a general practice in Massachusetts.  Dr. Feuerstein installed one of the first in-office computers in 1978 and has been teaching and consulting since then.  After 14 years with Dental Economics, he is now the Technology Editor of Dentistry Today, and is the author of several technology articles and lectures at many national and local dental meetings.  Dr. Feuerstein’s work with CAD/CAM helped develop the LAVA C.O.S. intra-oral scanning system.  He is also the CDO of the Cellerant Consulting Group.  In 2010, Dr. Feuerstein was named Clinician of the Year at the Yankee Dental Congress.  In addition, Dr. Feuerstein is an adjunct professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

Financial Disclosure:  Dr. Feuerstein has no commercial conflicts to disclose.

THE FOODThe Chez Josef Buffet


                 Recommended audience:  Dental Assistants, Hygienists, Office Personnel and Dentists.


As you know, the Valley District Dental Society now uses an online registration/payment portal.  Please visit the following link.
While there you can select the correct ticket types for Doctors, Auxiliaries, or Students in your practice.  You will be asked for the names of all attendees and can pay using a credit or debit card.  Please print your tickets & bring them with you. REFUNDS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AFTER APRIL 17, 2019.

Regular registration runs through April 9th at the following rates:

Doctor - $53                            Auxiliary - $37                       Student - $27

Late registration runs from April 10th through April 17th at the following rates:

Doctor - $58                            Auxiliary - $43                       Student - $32

NO REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER APRIL 17th.  There is no registration at the door.  If you would like to pay by check or call in credit card information to Amy at any time prior to April 17th, please be aware that an additional $5 fee per person will apply. You may call Amy at the Valley District Dental Society at 413-568-8200 Monday, Wednesday, or Fridays from 10a.m. until 3p.m.


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