Detroit Dental Review November 15, 2019

  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019 | 6:00 PM - Fri, Nov 15, 2019 | 6:00 PM
  • Location: Marriott Dearborn Inn

2019 Detroit Dental Review

Online Registration is CLOSED.

CE vouchers are being sent via email based on sign-in sheets from the event.  Look to receive them by November 25, 2019.  Questions contact DDDS office 313.337.4900.   


Detroit Dental Review Online Registration Print Dental Review 2019 Information and Registration Form
   CE for Dentists and your entire staff
Table Top Presentations
Full Day Exhibit Hall
Wine and Cheese Reception

November 15, 2019

Detroit Dental Review Schedule 

6:30 am – 9:00 am        Registration/ Continental Breakfast
00am - 8:00am           Coffee Talk ​One Hour Optional CE Presentation 
8:00 am – 5:45 pm        Exhibits
8:30 am – 12:30 am      Morning courses – times staggered

      8:30am Mark Hyman, DDS, MAGD
      8:45am Joseph Massad, DDS
      9:00am Samir Zakaria, DDS, MSD
Lunch included with course registration
10:30 am - 1:45 pm       Table Clinics ​Optional​ for .25 CE each
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm        Afternoon courses – times staggered
4:30 pm – 5:45 pm        Wine & Cheese Reception (included)


Early Morning Coffee Sessions - worth 1 CE hour.

Start time 7:00am - End by 8:00am. Start your day with an hour of CE. Optional for all attendees. Please select only one topic. 

Managing Staff - how to be a rock star as a manager

Presenter .. Brandy Ryan, PHR, SHRM-CP, Director of Human Resources, Michigan Dental Association

How to you manager staff when you are not the owner? What are the key elements to a successful positive relationship with your team and fellow staff members? Attend this session to learn everything about being a rock star as a manager.

Redecorating , upgrading, redesign your decor to Enhance the dental care experience for your patients

Presenter .. Beth Williams, Innovative Interiors. Beth specializes in helping dental practices go from the smallest redecorating idea to buying and designing a new building.

Highlights include what you need to know to understand how to improve your decor so patients feel a positive confident experience, pitfalls for a realistic remodeling plan, understanding dental industry standards, materials - best recommendations, price vs. durability, when to call in a professional project manager. Learn what to consider in doing a remodel or upgrade to your office, patient areas.

Pricing for Early Morning Coffee Presentations

Registered to attend the Detroit Dental Review - FREE

Members of Michigan Dental Association attending Early Morning Coffee only - FREE

Non- members of MDA attending Early Morning Coffee only - $20.00

 Registration for Early Morning Coffee Presentations Only via EventBrite

Detroit Dental Review Early Morning Coffee Sign-up or Registration via EventBrite


Detroit Dental Review Main Speakers


Dentist Mark HymanMark Hyman, DDS, MAGD

Dr. Hyman has earned national and international recognition, lecturing throughout North America and Europe at every major dental meeting. Dentistry Today magazine has selected Dr. Hyman as one of the top speakers in dentistry.

Morning Session: DENTISTRY’S TOP GAME CHANGERS: 20 Innovations for Successful Teams
When living life in the fast lane of private practice, how do you improve your patient’s experience as we deliver optimal care? Highly successful teams constantly re-imagine, reinvent and implement change to assure success during turbulent times. Prepare to laugh and learn about the Top 20 Game Changers of 2019!

Afternoon Session: A 360 Slam Dunk for Successful Teams


“Change is inevitable – growth is optional.”

In this fast past, ever changing world, dental teams must commit to taking a serious look at every aspect of the practice. With a comprehensive feedback process you gain insight into your performance, which allows you to identify opportunities for growth. Enjoy this fast paced, fun filled, dynamic seminar that will super charge your practice today!

  • Understand the urgency to lead and re-align your practice today.
  • Rank the doctor and the team in the 35 key leadership issues for peak performing teams.
  • Consider key communication barriers, and how to overcome them.
  • Learn how to blend high tech and high touch relationship-based care.

 Dentist Joseph J MassadJoseph J Massad, DDS
Morning and Afternoon Session will be part 1 and part 2. dr-joseph-massad2.jpgThe Latest in the Neuromuscular Denture & Overdenture with Digital Fabrication

This presentation will detail the procedures for building the foundation for the Neuromuscular Complete Dentures, Immediate Dentures and Implant assisted Dentures. The latest analog procedures from meeting your patient to impressioning, taking records, esthetic review and fabrication with the choice of Conventional versus Digital Processing. This process yields the optimal placement of dental implants by doing dual scanning of the prosthesis in the implant planning stage. Many unique tips will be discussed to stay out of trouble and predict the outcome before beginning treatment.

Dentist Samir F. Zakaria

Zakaria.jpgSamir F. Zakaria, D.D.S., MSD 

Dr. Zakaria is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, certified in Periodontics and Dental Implants. He received his Certificate of Periodontics and Master of Dental Science degree from Indiana University, School of Dentistry and his Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry. He has been teaching at University of Detroit-Mercy School of Dentistry since 1997 and Indiana University School of Dentistry from 1992-1996.  

Dr. Zakaria has been practicing in Livonia, Michigan for the last 20 years. He lectures and provides continuing education training courses in Periodontics and Dental Implants for hygienists, dentists and specialists. He has lectured extensively locally, nationally, and internationally for the last 24 years. Dr. Zakaria has invented, developed and performed the Minimally Invasive Flapless Connective Tissue Graft for the last 10 years with a great rate of success and wonderful results.   

Morning Session (Part 1):

"Navigating The New Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions.  Understanding The Diagnosis and The Conventional Periodontal Treatment."

The new Classification was developed by the American Academy of Periodontology and the European Federation of Periodontology and was published June 26, 2018.

- Covering the new diagnosis of periodontal and implant diseases
- Understanding the conservative periodontal treatment
- Conventional periodontal surgical treatment
- Scientific discussion on the unproven periodontal modalities and the position on the American Academy of Periodontology  

Afternoon Session (Part 2):

"The Advanced Treatments of Periodontal, Peri- Implant Disease and Reconstructive Implant Treatments."

- Guided Tissue Regeneration around teeth and implants
- Soft tissue grafting procedures
- Reconstruction of the damaged and atrophic alveolar ridges GBR (vertical and horizontal)
- Sinus elevation and bone reconstruction
- Reconstruction of the dentitions with implants

Registration Pricing

Early Bird Registration pricing extended to midnight on 11/7/2019.


                                              Register by 11/4/2019      Register on or after 11/7/2019 DDDS Member Dentists                              $ 125.00                            $175.00 Hygienists, Assistants, Staff, Guests            $ 75.00                             $125.00
Hygienist, members of Greater Detroit Hygienist Association    $ 65.00    $65.00
MDA Member Dentists  ​                               $125.00                             $175.00
ADA Member Dentist (not Detroit District Member)     $195.00   ​              $245.00
Nonmember Dentists                                     $380.00                           $430.00
Residents, Students                                       $ 25.00                           $75.00
Exhibits only - No meals (DDDS and MDA members and staff)     Free     Free
Exhibit Floor only for Nonmember dentist             $225.00                      $275.00

Table Clinics Poster Presentations

Table Clinic / Poster Presentations Submissions will be accepted until October 15, 2019. DDDS Table Clinic Submission Form

Print Dental Review 2019 Information and Registration Form

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