Technology: The Inside Look with Dr. DiTolla and Friends

Live CE Webcast, •July 14, 2021 • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Four leaders in the fields of digital dentistry and technology join Dr. Mike DiTolla in this two-hour live streaming event to discuss the newest innovations and developments. Topics to be covered include CBCT, intraoral impression scanning, planning software, and 3D printing. Whether you’re an early adopter or just beginning to consider integrating these technologies into your practice, these engaging presentations will have something for everyone. Plus, earn 2 CE credits right from the comfort of your home or office! Audience members are encouraged to participate by submitting questions for the Q&As at the end of each session.
Location/Venue
Online • Live CE Webcast • Wednesday, July 14, 2021
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Eastern Time
Program Agenda
6:00 PM - 6:20 PM ET
Introductory Remarks
Mike DiTolla, DDS, and Chad Duplantis, DDS

6:20 PM - 6:35 PM ET
CBCT Scanning
Jeff Horowitz, DMD

6:35 PM - 6:45 PM ET
Q&A: CBCT Scanning
Mike DiTolla, DDS, and Jeff Horowitz, DMD

6:45 PM - 7:00 PM ET
Intraoral Impression Scanning
Chad Duplantis, DDS

7:00 PM - 7:10 PM ET
Q&A: Intraoral Impression Scanning
Mike DiTolla, DDS, and Chad Duplantis, DDS

7:10 PM - 7:25 PM ET
Planning Software
Lori Trost, DMD

7:25 PM - 7:35 PM ET
Q&A: Planning Software
Mike DiTolla, DDS, and Lori Trost, DMD

7:35 PM - 7:50 PM ET
3D Printing
Michael S. Pagano, DDS

7:50 PM - 8:00 PM ET
Q&A: 3D Printing
Mike DiTolla, DDS, and Michael S. Pagano, DDS
Ticket Packages
Click below to register online or call 267-291-1150 to register over the telephone.
Package Cost Register
General Registration
$0.00
Speaker Information
MODERATOR: Michael DiTolla, DDS;

A 1988 graduate of University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, Dr. DiTolla was awarded his Fellowship in the AGD in 1995. Mike was in private practice for 15 years before becoming Director of Clinical Education for Glidewell Labs for the next 15 years, giving him an intimate knowledge of American dentists and their crown and bridge habits. In 2011 he received the "Most Effective Dentist Educator" award in a nationwide survey of dentists. In 2014 and 2015 he lectured on behalf of CR, presenting their iconic "Dentistry Update" lectures, the longest running CE program in dentistry. In 2015 he became Director of Clinical Affairs for Sirona and in 2018 he became the VP of Clinical Affairs and Communication for AEGIS Dental Network.


Chad Duplantis, DDS;


Chad Duplantis, DDS, has been in practice for the past 15 years in Northeast Tarrant County. Dr. Duplantis co-owns a cosmetic and restorative dentistry practice. Dr. Duplantis completed both the Advanced and Masters series at the Center for Aesthetic Restorative Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. He also served as teaching faculty for the course for the past few years. Dr. Duplantis has also served as a consultant for 3M/Espe Dental for the past several years. In this capacity, Dr. Duplantis is privileged to stay ahead of the curve and learn about the latest developments in dentistry. Recently, Dr. Duplantis has been lecturing nationally on various aspects of Digital and CAD/CAM Dentistry. Dr. Duplantis is a participant in the Save-a-Smile dental program, a volunteer at Mission Arlington, and a volunteer for Christina's smile Dental Program. These programs all provide dental care to underprivileged children in Tarrant County.


Jeff Horowitz, DMD;


Jeff Horowitz, DMD, completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pittsburgh and earned his dental degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. After completing a GPR at the Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, N.J., Dr. Horowitz founded the Carolina Center for Advanced Dentistry, comprehensive group practice in the Conway/Myrtle Beach, SC area. He is also the founder and clinical director for Advanced Sleep and TMJ Centers. His main interests include complex interdisciplinary bite cases, temporo-mandibular joint disorders, treatment of sleep disordered breathing, orthodontics and cosmetic smile rehabilitation.


Michael S. Pagano, DDS;


Michael S. Pagano, DDS, grew up in southeast Wisconsin and attended dental school at the University of Iowa, and then served in the Army at Fort Riley in Kansas. During this time, he worked alongside multiple dental specialists in a world-class facility providing excellent dental care to soldiers using the latest dental technology. His clinical success as a general dentist was recognized and Dr. Pagano was selected to train in the field of Dental Sleep Medicine. He established the Dental Sleep Medicine at Fort Riley, which became one of the Army’s most successful programs, and he was selected to be an instructor for Army dentists treating soldiers suffering from snoring and obstructive sleep apnea. In 2019, he co-founded Virginia Total Sleep in Glen Allen, Virginia. He has lectured nationally at major dental conferences and incorporates new technology and the latest dental materials into his practice. He regularly attends continuing education courses to provide the highest level of care to his patients.


Lori Trost, DMD;


Lori Trost, DMD, owns Trost Dental in Red Bud, Illinois, to create future generations who live without fear of the dentist. With over 30 years of experience, she has helped thousands of patients improve their smiles and regain their confidence while experiencing the very best care. She received her dental degree from Southern Illinois University, School of Medicine before creating a successful restorative and preventive-based practiced in the Greater St. Louis area that is known for delivering excellent patient care. As an accomplished dental educator, key opinion leader, and clinical evaluator for innovative dental products, Dr. Trost has first exposure to many breaking technologies which she incorporates into her patient-centered care.
Credit Information

AEGIS PUBLICATIONS, LLC 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.


Approved PACE Program Provider, FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement (01/01/2017 to 12/31/2022). Provider ID# 209722.
Cancellation Policy
AEGIS Publications, LLC reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference because of unforeseen circumstances or insufficient enrollment.
Learning Objectives
  • Discuss the diagnostic and treatment planning benefits of the latest CBCT and intraoral impression scanning technology. 
  • Describe strategies for utilizing CAD/CAM software to enhance treatment plans and optimize outcomes. 
  • Explore the evolving applications for 3D printing in the dental office.
Target Audiences
Dentists and Dental Assistants

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