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This Course is a Live Webinar and will be live-streamed:

8:00 pm ET, 7:00 pm CT, 6:00 pm MT, 5:00 pm AZ, 5:00 pm PT

This program provides predictions for the future of the profession based on research and current trends. It is oriented toward young dentists. The following and other topics are included:

  •          Private practice
  •          Dental office workflow
  •          Third party payers
  •          Productivity increasing concepts
  •          Expanded functions
  •          Continuing education
  •          Dental staff
  •          Preventive procedures and new concepts
  •          Technologies
  •          And numerous other topics requested by the audience 

Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:

  •          Identify the potential upcoming events in the profession
  •          Determine if these changes are those they want to incorporate into their professional lives
  •          Make plans to become knowledgeable in the changing profession 

Gordon J Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD

Gordon J Christensen is founder and Chief Executive Officer of Practical Clinical Courses (PCC), Co-Chief Executive Officer of Clinicians Report Foundation (CR), and a practicing prosthodontist in Provo, Utah.

Gordon and Dr. Rella Christensen are co-founders of the non-profit CLINICIANS REPORT Foundation (previously name CRA).  Currently Dr. Rella Christensen is the Director of the TRAC Research Division of the CR Foundation.  Since 1976, they have conducted research in all areas of dentistry and published the findings to the profession in the well-known CRA Newsletter now called CLINICIANS REPORT.

Gordon’s degrees include DDS, University of Southern California; MSD University of Washington; PhD University of Denver; and two honorary doctorates.

Early in his career, Gordon helped initiate the University of Kentucky and University of Colorado dental schools, taught at the University of Washington, and was the initial Dean of the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry.  Currently, he is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Utah, School of Dentistry.

Gordon has presented thousands of hours of continuing education globally, made hundreds of educational videos used throughout the world, and published widely.

Gordon and Rella’s sons are dentists.  William is a Prosthodontist and Michael is a General Dentist.  Their daughter, Carlene is an administrator for a dental distributor company.

He is a member of numerous professional organizations.

Course Contact: Angie.Michlig@smilebrands.com

Course Categories: Dental Practice Management / Organization / Operations

Provider Approval: (AADH) American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Nationally Recognized (AGD-PACE) Academy of General Dentistry Program approval for Continuing Education

Educational Type: Live

Educational Method: Lecture

Prerequisites :


Sponsor(s) : DDS Lab

Conflict of Interest Disclosure: None

All CE Zoom related support: support.cezoom.com

Date / Time

Tue, Sep 5, 2023: 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM CT