Friday, September 30, 2016 // Detroit, MI

The publishers of The Journal of The American Dental Association bring you JADA Live – a live CE seminar offering up to 4.25 hours of ADA CERP credit. This event promises to be relevant and practical with the best and latest information to help you provide better care for your patients.

Course Includes

  • Dentistry 20/20 Workshop: A Vision for the Future of Your Practice
  • Caries Diagnostics: The “New Era”
  • The Role for 3D Imaging in Dentistry – Beyond Implants to Sleep Apnea

What You Will Learn

  1. Understand foundational elements of Entrepreneurism
  2. Identify 3 areas of opportunity in nearly every practice for improved efficiency
  3. Create the frame work for a vision for your practice
  4. Show why the explorer is “long gone” for fissure and smooth caries detection
  5. Understand how fluorescence and transillumination compliment digital x-rays and guide decision making in your office every day.  This makes so much sense!
  6. Discuss the role of transparent sealants, infiltration approaches to class 2, and minimally invasive approaches to your care
  7. Determine if CBCT is right for your practice
  8. Learn the techniques to accurately view and read images
  9. Discover how 3D imaging is paramount in evaluating and treating airway issues


7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:05 a.m.

Opening Remarks

8:05 a.m. - 9:05 a.m.

Dentistry 20/20 Workshop: A Vision for the Future of Your Practice

9:05 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.

Caries Diagnostics: The “New Era”

10:35 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.


10:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.

The Role for 3D Imaging in Dentistry – Beyond Implants to Sleep Apnea

12:20 p.m. - 12:35 p.m.

Panel Discussion

12:35 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Reception / Technical Exhibits / Prize Drawings

Distinguished Presenters

Lou Graham, DDS

Committed to the importance of dental education. He will discuss methods of caries detection and potential solutions.
Dr. Graham is an internationally recognized lecturer extensively involved in continuing education for dental professionals, focusing on incorporating current clinical advancements through “conservative dentistry”. He emphasizes in his teachings the same things he practices: dental health diagnosis, treatment plans for medically compromised patients, conservative treatment, cosmetic dentistry, and customized approaches to periodontal care, implants, and laser dentistry.

Dr. Graham is a graduate of Emory Dental School. He is the past Dental Director and holds a part time faculty position at the University of Chicago. He enjoys providing dental care at his private practice, University Dental Professionals, in Chicago, IL – Hyde Park.

Daniel Klauer, DDS

A general dentist who limited his practice to the treatment of TMD, craniofacial pain and sleep disordered breathing.

Dr. Daniel Klauer is the Clinical Director at the TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre of Northern Indiana located in South Bend, Indiana.  He graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and has completed over 1,500 hours of continuing education in Craniofacial Pain, TMD, and Sleep Medicine. 

In 2013 Dr. Klauer limited his practice to the treatment of TMD, craniofacial pain and sleep disordered breathing.  Within a year he built a million dollar practice and now welcomes over 70 new patients a month to his practice.  Dr. Klauer’s multi-disciplinary treatment solutions have generated partnerships with some of the most qualified and dedicated sleep professionals in the industry. His patients benefit from these relationships and move through the treatment process in a streamlined and efficient fashion.

Dr. Klauer is a diplomat of the American Board of Craniofacial Pain. He is a member of the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, American Academy of Orofacial Pain, and American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.  He is now lecturing internationally and collaborating on research projects that include data collection from 36 TMJ & Sleep Therapy Centre’s spanning 7 Countries.   This research will result in further establishing protocols for optimal treatment of TMD, craniofacial pain and sleep disordered breathing.   

Eric Nuss, MBA

A skilled speaker and trainer of entrepreneurial dentists
Eric leads the Business Solutions Department at Henry Schein Dental. As part of the offering, he developed and leads an educational program for dentists, the Dental Business Institute, for the entrepreneurial dentist. Eric has a degree in Education and an MBA in Business in addition to almost 15 years of industry experience in leadership sales and education. Prior to his current position, he was the regional manager with sales and operations responsibility in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.

Course Descriptions

Dentistry 20/20 Workshop: A Vision for the Future of Your Practice

The Dental Industry is at an intersection of a major paradigm change. From declining revenue to increased competition from digital dentistry to consumer demand for price transparency, dentists are being pulled in many directions. These are only some elements that will have a critical impact on the way you practice dentistry and how successful you will be as a business owner.

Every business, including successful dental practices have certain, indispensable cornerstones and characteristics, beginning with strong strategic plans and directions. By attending this strategic planning session, you will be provided with:
Basics of business planning

  • Enhance your leadership skills.
  • How to apply “lean” principals to maximize value and minimize waste.
  • Highlight the infrastructure required for growth.
This powerful session will teach you four steps to drive your business: Plan, Build, Lead and Get Lean.

Caries Diagnostics: The “New Era”

For over 100 years, the standard of care for caries diagnostics has been the explorer and x-rays. Let’s all agree that if you are utilizing these as your solo tools for caries diagnostics, you are simply guessing way to much when to pick up the drill and equally, you are so limiting your patients on what truly you could offer them, both in prevention and early minimally invasive treatment. This 90-minute course will update the attendee on the some of the latest in caries and crack diagnostics, and ultimately guide them into new protocols, techniques and materials. This course will challenge every attendee’s thought process and with challenge comes change.

The Role for 3D Imaging in Dentistry – Beyond Implants to Sleep Apnea

This lecture will provide you with information for the numerous uses and benefits of 3D imaging for general dentistry, craniofacial pain, TMD, and dental sleep medicine. Dr. Klauer will explain the basic elements of CBCT and things you need to know as you enter into the 3D imaging world. He will discussing selecting field of view, radiation exposure, different machines on the market, and literature supporting it’s use in dentistry. CBCT is here to stay and dentists need to be well versed in its benefits and uses in practice.


You will receive 4.25 units of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course. American Dental Association 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.

Terms & Conditions

Logistic support provided by Antidote Education Company. 

Registration cancellations must be received in writing by Antidote by 5:00 p.m. Central Time on Friday, September 23, 2016. Cancellations received by this date will receive a full refund less a $10 processing fee per registration cancellation. No refunds or exchanges will be made for cancellations received by Antidote after September 23rd for any reason. Please allow 7 days for refund processing. 

Please email, fax or mail your cancellation request to:
Antidote Education Company
25 Highland Park Village, 100-158
Dallas, TX 75205
Fax: 214.346.9322

Per AdvaMed guidelines, we are unable to accommodate children, spouses or guests who are not dental professionals.


The Baronette Renaissance Detroit-Novi Hotel
27790 Novi Road
Novi, MI 48377

Venue Info & Reservations


$176 for ADA Members
$276 for non-members 


Presenter Invitation

Participant Testimonials


Phone: 888-692-2631

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