Training offered by the Institute for Pediatric Dentistry
in partnership with NuSmile.

Over 200 years combined experience with unprecedented insight into the practice of pediatric dentistry.

"My time to place an SSC has been cut in half! Just a few changes made all the difference."

Dr. Moira Sinnott Adams - Phoenix, AZ 

Hands-On SimLab Training - 20 CE (16 on-site, 4 online)

2-Day Workshop (Friday-Saturday)

$3,250 Includes 2 nights at the JW Marriot 

WHO should attend:


WHY you should attend:

This ultimate hands-on workshop teaches you the latest in pediatric dentistry restoative care.

General dentists and pediatric dentists alike get the best hands-on training from the industry’s leading experts. Held at state-of-the-art interactive teaching facilities, all with full SimLab capabilities, our Game-Changers course features a low student-to-teacher ratio giving you an unparalleled level of personal attention. 

WHAT you will learn:

• Pedonomics; The Economic Impact of Pediatric Dentistry in Today’s Dental Practice

• The latest CAMBRA-based diagnosis and treatment planning methods

• New bioactive restoratives

• How to perform Zirconia, Pre-veneered and SSC restorations for primary teeth

• Silver Diamine Fluoride - the silver bullet or not?

• Affordable MTA treatments for pulp therapy

• Advancements in local anesthesia

Patient and Parent Behavior Guidance - 8 CE

1-Day Workshop (Saturday)

$595 for Dentists
$395 for Dental Assistants 

WHO should attend:

Dentists, Dental Assistants, Front Office Staff

WHY you should attend:

The power of positivity in managing pediatric patient and parent behavior

Does your entire team understand, anticipate and manage the needs of both parents and children? The success of the office visit depends on many factors, but patient behavior can often present one of the biggest challenges threatening clinical success. Learn now to effectively engage your patient and communicate with them and the parent to create a positive environment to present your treatment plan to ensure successful outcomes.

WHAT you will learn:

• Powerful pediatric patient behavior guidance techniques

• Guiding parental behaviors in the office

• Effectively presenting your treatment plan 

• Flawlessly executing your plan with every team member

Hands-On Dental Assistant Training - 8 CE

1-Day Workshop (Friday)


WHO should attend:

Dental Assistants

WHY you should attend:

Keep your teams up to date and in sync!

No pediatric dental practice can achieve optimal proficiency and efficiency without highly trained dental assistants. This course is designed to give dental assistants a one-of-a-kind combination of hands-on training with the latest techniques and cutting edge technologies to maximize their value to the practice and the practice’s value to its patients. 

WHAT you will learn:

• Hands-On fitting of crowns

• Easy immediate space maintainers

• Use and placement of sealants

• Effective isolation techniques

• The latest restorative materials and luting cements

• Mixing MTA pulp-therapy cements 

Strategies for Practice Growth - 8 CE

1-Day Workshop (Friday)

$595 for Dentists
$395 for Staff

WHO should attend:

Practice Owners, DSO Management, Business Staff

WHY you should attend:

Unlock the potential of pediatric dentistry for your practice 

How will the changing landscape of pediatric dentistry impact you and your practice/organization? Improve patient care and your bottom line with new tools that will increase engagement for the child and parent, decrease the ramp time to profitability as well as teach new ways to market your practice in an increasingly competitive and volatile industry.

WHAT you will learn:

• How to engage and influence your customers

• Boost staff loyalty and decrease turnover while also increasing child/parent retention

• Key metrics that will drive cash flow and profitability.

• New ways to market your practice

• Recruiting pediatric dentists in a low supply environment 

•Accelerate your practice metrics

• How offering comprehensive care (orthodontics and oral surgery) can increase practice revenue 



J.W. Marriott New Orleans | 614 Canal Street | New Orleans, LA

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The Institute for Pediatric Dentistry is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 11/1/2016 to 10/31/2018 – Provider ID#372779