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DENTAL: PREDICTABLE, PROFITABLE, MINIMAL STRESS DENTISTRY - THE COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

Bermuda Cruise Conference from New York, NY
April 25 - May 2, 2010

This conference has already sailed, but that doesn't mean you have to miss the boat! Click here to see our complete schedule of upcoming programs.

Holland America Line's Classic ms Veendam
Holland America's ms Veendam

All social events are complimentary for guests traveling with conferee and whose cabins are booked in the meeting group.
14 AGD Credits
Course Fees:
Physicians - $695
Other Professionals - $450
Cancellation Policy for Course 30-days-None; 7-29 days-50%; 7 days or less-100%

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Target Audience
Dentists, Dental Staff and Axillary Dental Team
Program Purpose / Objectives
PREDICTABLE, PROFITABLE, MINIMAL STRESS DENTISTRY - THE COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH

I. Tired of “grinding in your cases?” Know where the joints are - review of the Anatomical Basis of CR & The Masticatory System:
• Why CR is based on sound anatomy, physiology, orthopedics and not hype
• Why as dentists, we must be experts of the masticatory system and not just teeth to get predictable restorative results

II s. That sinking feeling – seeing patients at recall with chipped crowns, uncemented crowns, open contacts etc- Understanding The Principles of Occlusion:
• That occlusion is very practical, attainable but most importantly beneficial to dentist and patient
• The role of occlusion in EVERYDAY RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY. Clinical scenerios and explanations will be discussed

III. Surprises are nice – except when it happens after you start a case! The Comprehensive Exam
• How to assess the status of the entire masticatory system and do it in a way that is meaningful to your patient.
• How to do this in a efficient, effective manner and recognize signs of instability that can compromise restorative results.

IV. Avoid the fork in the road that leads to nowhere – and it’s costly to get back! The Diagnostic Blueprint
• How to visualize the form and function of the end result prior to ever starting the case thereby eliminating stress and frustration.
• A 10-step decision making thought process for predictable diagnostic wax-ups.
• How to determine a fee that fairly compensates you and which your patient will pay with gratitude and appreciation.

V. “I don’t like the way it looks, doc, and it feels funny too”. Provisionals With A Purpose
• Using provisionals to preview all aspects of form and function and verify it is correct.
• A time-efficient and effective technique for provisional fabrication will be presented which results in minimal chairside adjustment.
• Using the provisionals to make laboratory communication matrices which guarantee you will get what you expect from your technician.

VI. The no cost, bullet proof marketing tool - The Post Treatment Consultation
• The second most appointment you will ever have with your patient and how it will guarantee the future success of your practice.

Throughout the technical aspects of this lecture are woven the philosophical, behavioral and communication skills needed to make the practice not just a comprehensive, technically excellent practice but also a “relationship-based” practice in which long term, trusting relationships are developed with our patients.

TREATMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS

The Case Study and Treatment Planning Method is a very effective way to learn. In this workshop, several fully documented cases will be presented. Pre-operative photographs, radiographs and clinical charting will be presented along with videos of the articulated diagnostic casts. Using the “10 Decisions That Must Be Made For Case Planning”, each group of 4-5 participants will discuss the case and develop a treatment plan. Each group will present their concensus treatment plan and support its rationale. Once the plans are presented, the actual treatment plan and results will be presented and discussed.



This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of Gregory Tarantola, DDS and Continuing Education, Inc. Gregory Tarantola, DDS is approved for awarding FAGD/MAGD credit
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Faculty
Gregory J. Tarantola, DDS

Dr. Tarantola received his dental degree from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1982 and practiced dentistry in Kansas City, Missouri until 1991. During that time, he received advanced training at The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education in Key Biscayne. After completing those courses, he was asked to join the Visiting Faculty and helped teach there several times a year. He was offered a position as a Full-Time Faculty which he accepted and began there full time in 1991. His responsibilities as Clinical Director involved teaching over 3000 dentists from around the country and around the world, developing innovative and relevant teaching materials, writing articles for peer-reviewed journals, and lecturing here and abroad. These CD learning modules are a compilation of many years of documentation, study and teaching.

During that time, he also maintained a private practice, focusing his attention on comprehensive cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry. In 2001, he made the decision to return to full-time practice whereby he could devote his full attention to his patients. He still teaches on a limited basis at The Pankey Institute. Practicing comprehensive dentistry in a relationship-based setting is the message he is committed to teaching to dentists everywhere. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics, the American Equilibration Society and has achieved Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
Cruise Itinerary
DATE
PORT OF CALL
ARRIVE
DEPART
Sun April 25
New York, NY
-
4:45pm
Mon April 26
At Sea Cruising
-
-
Tue April 27
St. Georges, Bermuda (overnight stay on board
8:00am
-
Wed April 28
St. Georges, Bermuda
-
7:00am
Wed April 28
Hamilton, Bermuda (overnight stay on board)
9:00am
-
Thu April 29
Hamilton, Bermuda (overnight stay on board)
-
-
Fri April 30
Hamilton, Bermuda
-
2:00pm
Sat May 1
At Sea Cruising
-
-
Sun May 2
New York, NY
7:00am
-

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

ms Veendam

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the CEI meeting group through Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea® at 800-422-0711 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Cruise Pricing

Prices below are for the full cruise including meals and evening entertainment

Cancellation Penalties vary by cruise line and sailing date. Be sure to review these cruise line policies with our staff.
CATEGORY
DESCRIPTION
CEI RATE
K
Large or Standard Inside Stateroom
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, shower. 183-207 sq. ft.
$559
E
Large OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower 185 sq. ft.
$729
DD
Large OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower 185 sq. ft.
$749
DA
Large OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower 185 sq. ft.
$769
D
Large OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower 185 sq. ft.
$789
C
Large OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bathtub & shower 185 sq. ft.
$809
B
Deluxe Verandah OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows. 249 sq. ft.
$1509
A
Deluxe Verandah OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows. 249 sq. ft.
$1609
S
Deluxe Verandah OceanView Staterooms
2 lower beds convertible to 1 queen-size bed, bath & shower, sitting area, private verandah, floor-to-ceiling windows. 249 sq. ft.
$2509
All Prices are Per Person, Double Occupancy, Subject to Change
3rd/4th 359.00 per person
Port Charges, Taxes & Fees $351.17 per person
Deposit $350.00 per person
Single Rates are Available - Request Details from our Staff
Air Fare Additional


Staterooms

Deluxe Verandah

Verandah

Ocean View

Inside Stateroom

Actual staterooms may not be identical to those pictured
PRICING SUBJECT TO CHANGE: Although subject to change at any time, the listed prices are generally available up to about 90 days before sailing; at that time they convert to typically higher, market rates. Rates offered directly by the cruise line and quoted by our agents are also subject to change at any time, can be withdrawn at any time and are capacity controlled.
CANCELLATION PENALTY POLICY WILL APPLY: Cancellation policies vary by cruise line, itinerary and length of cruise. When reserving your stateroom, please review the policy applicable to this cruise with our staff. We strongly recommend Travel Insurance to cover the unexpected.
FUEL SUPPLEMENT: Cruiselines may implement a fuel surcharge depending on the price of crude oil.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.

TravelSafe.comPlease visit TravelSafe.com for travel insurance information.

Cruise Line cancellation policies are strictly enforced. For that reason, we urge all of our travelers to carefully consider whether travel insurance is a good value for them.

Certainly, if you have reason to think that "something might come up" that might force you to cancel, travel insurance is worth the cost of the premium. Examples we've seen in the past include ill or frail family members and changes in employment causing relocation.

If travel insurance is the right choice for you, we recommend TravelSafe. To visit their site and explore your options click here or on the link above; this link allows you to price out the insurance plan you prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer. The cruise lines also offer travel insurance and we'd be happy to help you go that route if you'd prefer.

What Our Travel Insurance Can Cover:

  • Trip Cancellation & Interruption
  • Baggage/Personal Effects Loss & Dealy
  • Missed Connection
  • Medical Expense/Emergency Evacuation
  • Non-Medical Emergency Evacuation
  • Accidental Death
  • On-Call 24 Hour Assistance Services
  • Some plans even include cancel for any reason