Presenters

Amy BergerDr. Amy Berger is a general dentist in Southern New Jersey with over 30 years of experience. Her practice focuses on cosmetic and restorative dentistry in patients of all ages, with extensive experience treating children and patients with special needs. She is a graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry and has served as an instructor in dental hygiene and expanded function dental assisting programs in the Philadelphia area. READ MORE

Course Dr. Berger teaches:
Autism Spectrum Disorders


Vera BrownDr. Vera Brown, D.M.D. has been treating headaches and TMJ for over 10 years. She graduated from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1998 and went on to Portland, Oregon to complete a General Practice Residency at Portland’s Veteran’s Hospital. Her undergraduate degree is in Clinic Laboratory Sciences from Morehead State University. READ MORE


Courses Dr. Brown teaches:
Drug Addiction, Drug-Related Disorders and Prescribing Opioids
Introduction to Sleep Disorders
Oral Manifestations of Systemic Conditions
Oral Pathology & Histology Review
Pain Disorders and How They Affect Your Patient's Dental Care
Review of Head & Neck Anatomy
TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment: Including Migraine and Chiropractic


Nancy BurkhartNancy W. Burkhart, Ed.D, M.Ed, BS, AFAAOM is an adjunct professor at Texas A&M College of Dentistry, Dallas TX, and has been a faculty member since 1997. Dr. Burkhart is the co-founder and faculty co-host of the International Oral Lichen Planus Support Group, established in 1997 through Texas A&M College of Dentistry and is currently serving on the World Workshop 2022/ Oral medicine Vlll as a consultant. READ MORE

Course Dr. Burkhart teaches:
Human Trafficking: Could Your Patient Be a Victim?


Joanne ConawayDr. Joanne Conaway (ND, BSN, RN)received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1976. She is currently a retired Air Force Nurse with experience in Trauma Nursing, Operating Room and Critical Care as well as over 6 years of specialized Nutritional Support Nursing and Education. READ MORE

 
 

Courses Dr. Conaway teaches:
Cardiovascular Disease Review
Eating Disorders
GERD Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Infection Control For The Dental Office


Ken ColerickKenneth C. Colerick, D.D.S. received his dental degree from University of Missouri at Kansas City. After receiving his dental degree, Dr. Colerick spent over 50 years in private practice in various communities in California. During his career, Dr. Colerick placed over 20,000 units of crown and bridge, completed more than 4,000 endodontic procedures, 200,000 restorative procedures and 5,000 removable prosthetic devices. During his career, Dr. Colerick completed over 1200 hours of continuing education. READ MORE

Courses Dr. Colerick teaches:
Bone Rejuvenation & Implants Review
California Dental Practice Act
Clenching and How it Relates to Periodontitis & Periimplantitis
COVID-19 & OSHA Fit Testing Requirement
Dental Emergencies
Extractions Made Easy
Irreversible Pulpitis and Painless Injection
Medications Used in Dentistry
When to Use Bridges vs Implants


Bennett JacobyDr. Bennett Jacoby, D.D.S., MS was born and raised in Southern California where he attended California State University at Northridge (C.S.U.N.) graduating in 1983 with a Bachelor’s degree in both Chemistry and Biology. He then attended the University of California at Los Angeles (U.C.L.A.) School of Dentistry and received his D.D.S. degree in 1987. READ MORE

 

Courses Dr. Jacoby teaches:
Peri-Implant Infection Diagnosis and Treatment
A Plant-Based Diet and its Medical and Dental Benefits


Virgil KarnatzDr. Virgil Karnatz D.D.S. graduated from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in 1972 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He started a successful practice in Glendale, AZ where he practiced all phases of dentistry and worked part time for the Maricopa County Health Department providing free dental services, for children in the underserved areas. In 1976, he moved to Northern California, where he practiced until he retired in 2004. READ MORE

Courses Dr. Karnatz teaches:
Advances in Dental Technology
Botox and Dermal Fillers in Cosmetic Dentistry
Dental Implants Made Easy
Dentistry and Marijuana
Endodontics Using Rotary Instruments: A Step-by-Step Predictable Approach
Entering the Age of Digital Dentistry
Restorative Dentistry - Trends and Innovations
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Simple Orthodontics for the General Dentist
Treating the Aging Baby Boomer Population: From Periodontal Disease to Dementia


Stanley KurenDr. Stanley Kuren attended Wilkes University from 1974 to 1976, successfully completing the Hanuman Program. He then continued his studies at the University of Pittsburgh from 1976 to 1978 where he was involved in cancer research. READ MORE

 

Courses Dr. Kuren teaches:
Necrotizing Periodontal Disease
Ozone, Periostat and Peroxide Trays in Periodontal Therapy
The Use of Baking Soda and Peroxide


Jeannette MacLeanDr. Jeanette MacLean, DDS is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, owner of Affiliated Children’s Dental Specialists in Glendale, Arizona, and mother of two. She received her dental degree, with honors, from the University of Southern California in 2003 and completed her specialty training in pediatric dentistry in 2005 at Sunrise Children’s Hospital through the University of Nevada School of Medicine. READ MORE

Courses Dr. MacLean teaches:
Pediatric Dentistry for the General Practitioner
Pediatric Pulp Therapy and Stainless Steel Crowns