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Published Objectives

The International Association for Orthodontics is CERP certified through 2018.  The association has created a set of codes that correspond with Continuing Education that IAO instructors offer and or are recognized by the organization.  These codes are listed below:

Each online course will offer material related to one or more of these subjects.  Their codes and titles will be posted directly under the corresponding lesson.  It will be accompanied by a detailed description of the material presented.  The number of CE hours credited for fulfilling the course requirements will also be listed.

The 2018 online courses to be offered by the IAO will include two recordings from the 2014 and 2015 Annual Meeting, and one from the 2018 Summer Meeting.  The Spanish online course to be offered by the IAO will include one recording from the 2015 Annual meeting. The 2017 courses offered by the IAO will include three recordings from the 2013 Annual Meeting, and two from the 2017 Summer Meeting. Each video contains a lecture from an instructor covering a variety of subjects.  All six are listed below with codes, description of material, and hours. 

Instructions

Accompanied with each video below is a test.  Please click the link, provided directly beneath each video, to open.  At the top of each test you will find instructions on how to submit the exam for CE credit.  Some lectures are split into multiple parts.  In these cases each recording must be watched, and corresponding test submitted and passed to receive credit.  For technical assistance please direct any questions to Chris McKay at (414)272-2757 or chris@iaortho.org.

2018 Course Offerings

Lecture 1: “Half of What You Know About Orthodontics is Wrong”

By: Dr. Larry White

Dr. Larry White   Half of What You Know About Orthodontics is Wrong   Code: 129; Sciences Other  CE Hours: 5.0 hrs  Release Date: 12/20/2018  Expiration Date: 12/20/2021  Click image to learn more about Dr. White.

Dr. Larry White

Half of What You Know About Orthodontics is Wrong

Code: 129; Sciences Other

CE Hours: 5.0 hrs

Release Date: 12/20/2018

Expiration Date: 12/20/2021

Click image to learn more about Dr. White.

Each participant will have: some of their most common and cherished beliefs challenged and disproved and they will have knowledge of preferable alternatives that will benefit them and their patients. Click here for more details.

Click here for a list of Dr. Whites references. Note: this will direct you to the articles page on Dr. Larry White’s website.

Click here to view the ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.


Lecture 2: “The Three Kings of FJO Treatment”

By: Dr. Terrance Spahl

Dr. Terrance Spahl: IAO Senior Instructor   The Three Kings of FJO Treatment   Code: 113: Functional/Orthopedic  CE Hours: 4.0  Release Date: 12/20/2018  Expiration Date: 12/20/2021  Click the image to learn more about Dr. Spahl.

Dr. Terrance Spahl: IAO Senior Instructor

The Three Kings of FJO Treatment

Code: 113: Functional/Orthopedic

CE Hours: 4.0

Release Date: 12/20/2018

Expiration Date: 12/20/2021

Click the image to learn more about Dr. Spahl.

Each participant will have: learned why the FACT appliance is the common sense “super-splint” for TMD patients of an advanced level of chronic headache joint pains, know why the Bionator H.S. Retainer is the perfect night time appliance for use in conjunction with the day time FACT, and have knowledge of the most advanced technology available in appliance design and usage for easily and rapidly closing post-ART posterior open bites- is the SSV. Click here for more details.

Click here to view the ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.


Lecture 3: Why Holding Appliances (Phase 1 Treatment) Work

By: Dr. Robert Pasch

Dr. Robert Pasch: IAO Diplomate  Code: 117; Appliance Other  CE Hours: 3.0  Release Date: 12/20/2018  Expiration Date: 12/21/2018  Click the image to learn more about Dr. Pasch

Dr. Robert Pasch: IAO Diplomate

Code: 117; Appliance Other

CE Hours: 3.0

Release Date: 12/20/2018

Expiration Date: 12/21/2018

Click the image to learn more about Dr. Pasch

This presentation will focus on the effectiveness of Holding appliances, their timing criteria and their failures. Successful uses of these appliances will be shown… Click here for more details.

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Click here for a list of Dr. Pasch's references used for this lecture


For 2017 courses please scroll past the 2018 Spanish course.


 Objetivos publicados

La Asociación Internacional para la ortodoncia está certificado CERP hasta 2018. La asociación ha creado un conjunto de códigos que corresponden y que la educación que los instructores IAO y ofrecen o son reconocidos por la organización. Estos códigos se enumeran a continuación:

Cada curso en línea ofrecerá material relacionado con uno o más de estos temas. Sus códigos y títulos serán publicados directamente bajo la lección correspondiente. Se acompaña de una descripción detallada del material presentado. También se incluirá el número de horas de CE acreditados para el cumplimiento de los requisitos del curso.

Los 2018 cursos en línea para ser ofrecidos por la IAO incluirá dos grabaciones de la 2014 y 2015 Reunión Anual, y uno de la Reunión de Verano 2018. El curso en línea español que se ofrecerá por el IAO incluirá una grabación de la Asamblea anual de 2015. Los 2017 cursos ofrecidos por la IAO incluirán tres grabaciones de la Reunión Anual 2013, y dos de la Reunión de Verano 2017. Cada video contiene una conferencia de un instructor que cubre una variedad de temas. Los seis se enumeran a continuación con los códigos, descripción de materiales y horas. 

Instrucciones

Acompañado con cada video a continuación es una prueba. Por favor, haga clic en el enlace, siempre directamente debajo de cada video, para abrir. En la parte superior de cada prueba se encuentran las instrucciones sobre cómo presentar el examen para obtener crédito CE. Algunas clases se dividen en varias partes. En estos casos cada grabación debe ser vigilado, y la prueba correspondiente presentada y aprobada para recibir crédito. Para obtener asistencia técnica por favor dirija cualquier pregunta a Chris McKay en (414)272-2757 o chris@iaortho.org.

 2018 Curso linea CE en español

Conferencia: La conexión entre Ortopedia y Ortodoncia con dolor orofacial, Disfunción temporomandibular y apnea del sueño

Por: Dr. Alvin Cardona

El Dr. Alvin Cardona: IAO Maestro Senior Instructor   La conexión entre Orthopededics y Ortodoncia con dolor orofacial, Disfunción temporomandibular y apnea del sueño   Código: 133 ATM / TMD Terapia  Horas CE: 2.0  Haga clic en la imagen para obtener más información sobre el Dr. Cardona

El Dr. Alvin Cardona: IAO Maestro Senior Instructor

La conexión entre Orthopededics y Ortodoncia con dolor orofacial, Disfunción temporomandibular y apnea del sueño

Código: 133 ATM / TMD Terapia

Horas CE: 2.0

Haga clic en la imagen para obtener más información sobre el Dr. Cardona

Los participantes tendrán: el conocimiento de las diferentes categorías de dolor incluyendo músculo-esquelético, paroxística neuropático y el dolor continuo y dolor orofacial neurovascular, entender los beneficios de la expansión y el reposicionamiento mandibular para mejorar las vías respiratorias y reducir los EE.UU. morbilidad, y con tratamiento ortopédico y de ortodoncia adecuado, mostrar cómo los futuros condiciones de dolor orofacial y craneofaciales y colapso de las vías respiratorias se pueden evitar. De esa manera, lograr una mejor calidad de vida a los pacientes. Haga clic aquí para más detalles. 

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2017 Course Offerings

Lecture 1: "Treatment Protocols for Class II and III Mixed and Adults"
By: Dr. Bernardo "Coco" Garcia

Dr. Bernardo "Coco" Garcia: IAO Master Senior Instructor   "Treatment Protocols for Class II and III Mixed and Adults"   Code: 112; Straight Wire  CE Hours: 5.50  Release Date: 12/8/2017  Expiration Date: 12/8/2020  Click image to learn more about Dr. Garcia.

Dr. Bernardo "Coco" Garcia: IAO Master Senior Instructor

"Treatment Protocols for Class II and III Mixed and Adults"

Code: 112; Straight Wire

CE Hours: 5.50

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

Click image to learn more about Dr. Garcia.

Each participant will have: learned timing of functional appliances, determined when extractions are indicated and why, determined when extractions are not indicated and why, learned when to start treatment on Class II and III’s and when to consider distalization of upper 1st molars. Click here for more details.

Click here for a list of Dr. Garcia's references used for this lecture

Click here to view the ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.

 


Lecture Two: "Invisible Orthopedics and Orthodontics"
By: Dr. Skip Truitt

Dr. Skip Truitt: IAO Senior Instructor   "Invisible Orthopedics and Orthodontics"   Codes: 117; Appliances Other  CE Hours: 2.25  Release Date: 12/8/2017  Expiration Date: 12/8/2020  Click image to learn more about Dr. Skip Truitt

Dr. Skip Truitt: IAO Senior Instructor

"Invisible Orthopedics and Orthodontics"

Codes: 117; Appliances Other

CE Hours: 2.25

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

Click image to learn more about Dr. Skip Truitt

Dr. Truitt’s presentation will show the clinician how to provide invisible orthopedic and orthodontic therapy for patients who do not want to see their appliance. The new Smile Tru appliance offers the doctor four levels of treatment. This ranges from correcting only the six anterior teeth to complete full mouth therapy including the treatment of TMD. Click here for more details.

Click here to view ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.


Lecutre 3: "The A-Z of Orthodontics in a General Dental Practice for 2013 and Beyond"
By: Dr. Cary Fraser and Dr. Kenneth Lee

 

Dr. Cary Fraser: IAO Master Senior Instructor   "The A-Z of Orthodontics in a General Dental Practice for 2013 and Beyond"   Codes: 102; Treatment Planning  CE Hours: 3.25  Release Date: 12/8/2017  Expiration Date: 12/8/2020  Click the image to learn more about Dr. Cary Fraser

Dr. Cary Fraser: IAO Master Senior Instructor

"The A-Z of Orthodontics in a General Dental Practice for 2013 and Beyond"

Codes: 102; Treatment Planning

CE Hours: 3.25

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

Click the image to learn more about Dr. Cary Fraser

Dr. Kenneth Lee: IAO Master Senior Instructor   "The A-z of Orthodontics in a General Dental Practice for 2013 and Beyond"   Codes: 102; Treatment Planning  CE Hours: 3.25  Release Date: 12/8/2017  Expiration Date: 12/8/2020  Click the image to learn more about Dr. Kenneth Lee

Dr. Kenneth Lee: IAO Master Senior Instructor

"The A-z of Orthodontics in a General Dental Practice for 2013 and Beyond"

Codes: 102; Treatment Planning

CE Hours: 3.25

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

Click the image to learn more about Dr. Kenneth Lee

Following the conclusion of this session, each attendee will be able to: identify the appropriate ages to incorporate treatment, influence growth, identify the pain patient and what you can do and have a greater understanding of the patient as a whole, not just 32 teeth. Click here for more details.

Click here to view ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer


Lecture 4: "Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Excessive Gingival Display"
By: Dr. Ralph Nicassio

Dr. Ralph NIcassio

"Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Excessive Gingival Display"

Codes: 108; Other

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

CE Hours: 6.5

The focus of this IAO lecture will be to Diagnose, prevent, and treat excessive gingival display. Nobody likes a gummy smile! But Doctors will learn a variety of techniques to treat this vertical problem including interceptive techniques, Botox, periodontal plastic surgery, and bone screw anchorage. Simple, practical, and easily reproducible techniques have proven to make even new Doctors to Orthodontics successfully treat even the most egregious gingival display without the need for orthognathic surgery!

Dr. Nicassio Lecture Qualifications: Dr. Ralph Nicassio graduated from UCLA in 1985. He has maintained a private practice in Norwalk, CA for 29 years. Dr. Nicassio has taught over 800 days of continuing education in 19 different countries internationally and throughout the United States. He has been the lead Instructor for Progressive orthodontics 22 years before teaching for Ortho Organizers for the past 6 years. Click here for more details.

Click here for a list of Dr. Nicassio's references used for this lecture.

Click here to view ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.


Lecture 5: "Surgical Exposure of Maxillary Canines"
By: Dr. April Detar

Dr. April Detar: IAO Instructor   "Surgical Exposure of Maxillary Canines"   Codes: 134; Surgical Orthodontics  Release Date: 12/8/2017  Expiration Date: 12/8/2020  CE Hours: 2.5

Dr. April Detar: IAO Instructor

"Surgical Exposure of Maxillary Canines"

Codes: 134; Surgical Orthodontics

Release Date: 12/8/2017

Expiration Date: 12/8/2020

CE Hours: 2.5

During the 2018 IAO Summer Meeting, Dr. Detar will be lecturing on Surgical Exposure of Maxillary Canines. Her presentation will include the following tips and techniques: frequency of impaction, why it occurs, early recognition, treatment options and limitations, use of CBCT/Microscope to aid surgery, effects of osteo-peroration, use of Excellerator® to speed up process, Tissue keratinization after eruption complete; what you can do to correct inadequate keratinization, and treatment options to discuss with your patients if eruption fails. Click here for more details.

Click here for a list of Dr. Detar's references used for this lecture.

Click here to view ADA Joint Provider Disclaimer.


Instructor Qualifications Summary

The international Association for Orthodontics certifies four levels of instructors.  These include Assistant Instructor, Instructor, Senior Instructor and Master Senior Instructor.  However, a member cannot begin to teach independently until they reach the Instructor level.  Therefore, all IAO online CE lessons must be lead by an instructor certificated at this level or above. 

Included in this report is the form outlining the requirements for each level of certified instructor (please click here to view form), and the requisite application (please click here to view application).  There is a corresponding level of IAO Tier Advancement that a member must reach as part of the criteria.  Therefore, these requirements have also been included. 

If an Instructor is featured in this program but is not certified by the IAO, his or her credentials will be posted below the recording. 

ADA Course Material Disclaimer

The International Association for Orthodontics is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

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

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.

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