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November 3, 2018
Farshid Ariz, DMD

Cyndee Johnson RDH


333 Universal Hollywood Drive
Universal City, CA 91608

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Saturday, November 3, 2018
8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration and Exhibits
8:30 am - 10:30 am Farshid Ariz
10:30 am - 11:00 am Break and Exhibits
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Cyndee Johnson
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch & Exhibits
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Cyndee Johnson

Five (5) hours of continuing education credit will be provided.
The WSP is a recognized ADA CERP Provider.

Package Cost
Dentist WSP Member $129
Hygienists/Assistants WSP Member $99
Dentist Non-Member $159
Hygienists/Assistants Non-Member $119
Full Time Students $99

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Soft Tissue Grafts Failure Can Be Prevented
Farshid Ariz, DMD

Course Description
Soft tissue grafts failure may not necessarily be related to operator or the use of different techniques. We will review the other cause of graft failures like sleep related Bruxism which is also related to the development of TMD and oral facial pain.

Learning Objectives
•  What causes the initiation of the graft failures.
•  How to Identify the markers for the graft failures.
•  Preventing the relapse of completed graft procedures

About Dr. Ariz

Dr. Ariz is a 1989 graduate of the Boston University School of Dentistry where he received his DMD degree. In 1991, he received his Certification in Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS) in Periodontics. He is an Assistant Professor to Advanced Periodontics over for 25 years at Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California. Dr. Ariz is a Diplomate, American Board of Cra- niofacial Pain (ABCP) and he has extensive training in orthopedic Craniofacial dysfunction. He has treated patients with Craniofacial pain,TMJ soreness and jaw discomfort, primary headaches, face, neck and shoulder pain. He is also Diplomate, American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine (ABCDSM) were he is treated patients for Obstructed Sleep Apnea and snoring, daytime drowsiness and patients who are CPAP intolerance.

Beside lecturing and presenting in academia and educational meetings, Dr. Ariz is involved in TMJ & Sleep Therapy Research for non- surgical therapy to improved quality of life. He is the program leader in fundamentals courses in American Academy of Craniofacial Pain.

His expertise includes implantology, esthetic implant surgery, esthetic periodontal therapy, and full mouth reconstruction. Dr. Ariz is a member of the American Academy of periodontology, Western Soc. of Periodontology, American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Osseointegration and a member of the Medical Review Institute of America, Inc and Los Angeles County Medical Association.

Upscale Hygiene, Upscale Profits - Utilizing Your Hygiene Department to Drive Practice Production
Cyndee Johnson, RDH

Course Description
Utilizing known statistical data, this course ties together the metrics necessary to measure the effective productivity of the dental hygiene department. Attendees will leave with an understanding of which numbers matter, which ones to watch and why. Doctors, tired of pushing a financial boulder up hill? Frustrated by cancellations and the last-minute scramble to ll the schedule? This presentation will offer solutions. It will clearly define what it means to provide comprehensive care and create tremendous value for the services provided, which in turn, facilitate unprecedented treatment acceptance. This presentation offers processes and perspective into the dental hygiene model that is raising the level of care delivered around the globe. Attendees will learn how to keep their hygiene schedule filled and be given an efficient process for cancellation mitigation/elimination along with simple strategies the team can utilize to increase productivity and case acceptance.

Learning Objectives
•  Keeping a full hygiene schedule
•  Hygiene metrics for standard of care
•  The Elite Hygiene exam
•  Elite communication

About Dr. Johnson

Cyndee has been creating successful businesses and dental hygiene departments for 30 years. She is the Founder of scaler2schedule, eliteHygiene© and creator of Hygiene.Driven. Dentistry.© These new hygiene models were created for today’s dental environment and provide an immediate increase in production while encompassing the often overlooked, business of dentistry. Her career has been on the clinical forefront of dentistry and she is known globally for her easy-to implement approach to removing pro t-crippling habits and creating success.

For complete information on this or other seminars, call Todd Goldman at
(813) 444-1011, Ext 222 • E-mail:

The WSP is a recognized ADA CERP Provider.

The Academy of General Dentistry

Accepted Program Provider FAGD/MAGD Credit

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing education credit. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hour by boards of dentistry.

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