ORANGE, Calif. (December 10, 2018)—Ormco Corporation, a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced orthodontic technology and services, announced the program for the Forum 2019 set to take place February 20 – 23, 2019, in San Antonio, Texas at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa. The premier orthodontic event in North America will deliver unique content incorporating disruptive technologies and techniques to help enhance patient experiences, drive consumer engagement and deliver superior results. The four-day event will bring attention to the industry’s most pressing topics ranging from Airway and TMD treatment, new aligner therapy, advancements in passive-self ligation, enhanced marketing strategies and fostering a culture of excellence
Among the more than twenty-five distinguished speakers at this year’s eighteenth annual event are Drs. Chris Chang (Hsinchu, Taiwan), Dwight Damon (Washington, U.S.), Stuart Frost (Arizona, U.S.), Daniel Klauer (Indiana, U.S.), Sonia Palleck (Ontario, Canada), Jamie Reynolds (Michigan, U.S.) and Vas Srinivasan (Sunshine Coast, Australia). Additional featured practice performance speakers will incorporate unique and inspirational approaches on achieving beyond clinical excellence. Drs. Grant Collins, Jeff Kozlowski, Dovi Prero, Sonia Palleck, and other experts will offer specific and actionable lessons on how to implement cutting-edge approaches to drive practice efficiency and increase patient demand.
Last year, the Forum welcomed more than 1,200 orthodontic professionals from 30+ countries.
“We aim to make this year’s event a fully-encompassing, interactive discussion that educates attendees on methods to help improve practice performance, drive customer engagement, discover new clinical techniques and fully leverage the latest product innovations,” said Sue Kolb, Director of Education at Ormco. “Whether they’re new to Ormco’s award-winning products and services, or have been a longtime user, attendees will walk away with a wealth of practice and treatment insights that go beyond the clinical fundamentals.”
Highlighting a vast array of clinical advancements, the 2019 Forum will showcase expert insights and demonstrations on practice growth and management, orthodontic treatment, new products and more. The Forum 2019 will also highlight the below topics, among others:
- Airway, Sleep & TMJ
- New Aligner Therapy
- Achieving Clinical Efficiency
- Results of Improved Control in PSL
- Integrating Myofunctional Therapy
- The Path to Digital Excellence
- Treating for Long-Term Facial Esthetics
- Creating a Culture of Excellence
- Optimizing Practice Performance Through Digital Best Practices
- Social Media Marketing & Online Reputation Management
Additionally, pre-Forum seminars will commence on Wednesday, February 20, led by Drs. Michael Bicknell and James Miller, who will provide detailed introductions to passive self-ligation and digital treatment modalities, from the philosophies to detailed planning and mechanics. To cap off the Forum, a “Ranch & Rodeo” charity fundraiser benefitting the Smile for a Lifetime Foundation will be held at an offsite location.
Enrollment for this year’s event is currently open, and interested attendees can learn more and register at: forum.ormco.com
To see Ormco’s full schedule of upcoming CE courses and events, visit ormco.com/education.
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For over 50 years, Ormco has partnered with the orthodontic community to manufacture innovative products and solutions to enhance the lives of our customers and their patients. Distinguished products range from twin brackets including Symetri™ Clear, Inspire ICE™, Titanium Orthos™ and Mini Diamond™ to self-ligating appliances with Damon™ Q2, Damon™ Clear2, and the Alias™ lingual Straight-Wire™ system, to the fully customizable Insignia™ system. From leading products and personalized service to worldwide continuing education programs and marketing support, Ormco is committed to helping orthodontists achieve their clinical and practice management objectives. For more information, visit Ormco at www.ormco.com or call us at 800-854-1741.