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Welcome Letter

Posted: 07/12/17 3:19 PM

Dear Colleagues — I hope you are all having an enjoyable summer and had a fun-filled July 4th holiday. I am thrilled and excited to invite you to the 2017 NESO Annual Meeting in beautiful Beantown – at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, on November 9-12, 2017. Our NESO conference-planning team has been hard at work developing an exciting program for you. We are ready to welcome you to a trendsetting ...

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Registration

Posted: 07/12/17 3:16 PM

Join us at NESO 2017 Annual Meeting for a scientific program sure to change the future of orthodontic treatment. The theme of NESO 2017 is “Orthodontic Innovation” and is inspired by the city that is always changing and developing, Boston! Act Now - Early Bird Registration Ends August 21st! To register for the 2017 NESO Annual Meeting, your membership must be in good standing with AAO. AAO Member Services...

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Trustee’s Corner: Search for a New AAO Executive Director

Posted: 07/12/17 3:15 PM

By Dr. John Callahan, NESO Trustee On May 3rd, all AAO members received an email from Dr. Nahid Maleki, the president of the AAO, to inform us that the Board of Trustees (BOT) had replaced the previous Executive Director (ED) with Dr. Dewayne McCamish as an interim ED. We (BOT) strongly felt that it was time for the AAO to move in a different direction. It is always difficult when there is a change in leadersh...

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Resident Feature: TADs Come to Buffalo for Cunat Memorial Lecture

Posted: 07/12/17 3:13 PM

By: Dr. Kevin Kurtzner, DDS  Orthodontic Resident, University at Buffalo, Class of 2019 On Friday June 9th, orthodontists from Western New York and beyond gathered in Buffalo, NY for a full day course presented by Dr. Sebastian Baumgaertel titled Contemporary Approaches to TADs. The event took place at the Buffalo Marriott Harborcenter in the Canalside District, an up and coming area that has been a large part of ...

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Alumni Feature State of the Profession Through The Loupes of Dr. Ron Bellohusen:

Posted: 07/12/17 3:12 PM

State of the Profession: A Reflection U.S. News And World Report once again ranked the Orthodontic Profession among the top 5 Best Jobs, recognizing great jobs as ones that challenge us, are a good match for our talents and skills, pay well, aren’t too stressful, offer room to advance and provide a satisfying work-life balance.  The ability to remedy dental health problems while building meaningful relationship...

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Thank You to the 2017 NESO Sponsors

Posted: 07/12/17 3:10 PM

The partnership of the sponsor companies that have committed so far is truly appreciated. NESO leadership would like to thank our sponsors for their support of the NESO Annual Meeting and educational opportunities for members throughout the year.   3M Oral Care Align Technology American Orthodontics Dentsply Sirona Ortho2 OrthoBanc Red Spot Interactive ...

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Why Be an AAO Member?

Posted: 05/3/17 9:40 PM

By Dr. John Callahan, NESO Trustee The practice of orthodontics and dentistry is changing. Economic trends are reshaping the reality of how the average orthodontist practices. One recent development is the increase in lawsuits challenging state laws that define specialty areas, and state dental boards’ abilities to enforce those laws—particularly those regarding “specialty” advertising. (And the leg...

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Speaker Spotlight for the 2017 NESO Annual Meeting!

Posted: 05/3/17 9:35 PM

We’re excited to have such a strong scientific program planned for the 2017 NESO Annual Meeting, to be held at the Boston Marriott Copley Place from November 9-12. The program features some of the best speakers in orthodontics, technology, sleep apnea, TMJ, surgery first and absolute anchorage. Here’s a glimpse of the caliber of speakers you’ll find on site: Dr. Jeffrey Okeson, “TMD and Orthodontic Ther...

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NESO Resident Wins Prestigious Eugene L. Gottlieb JCO Student of the Year Award

Posted: 05/3/17 9:30 PM

This past month, the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics announced NESO resident Dr. Moataz Elmahdy from the University of Rochester as the winner of the 2017 Eugene L. Gottlieb JCO Student of the Year Award. Seventeen students from schools across the United States competed in the two-stage, months-long competition judged by members of the JCO editorial board. Dr. Elmahdy is the second Student of the Year award w...

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State of the Profession: A Reflection with Dr. Richard Reed

Posted: 05/3/17 9:25 PM

U.S. News & World Report once again ranked the Orthodontic Profession among the top 5 Best Jobs, recognizing great jobs as ones that challenge us, are a good match for our talents and skills, pay well, aren’t too stressful, offer room to advance, and provide a satisfying work-life balance. The ability to remedy dental health problems while building meaningful relationships with our patients certainly affords us...

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