Monthly Archives: September 2014

GAGD Members Climb to New Professional Heights

The GAGD would like to congratulate all of our outstanding members who have been recognized this year for their significant accomplishments in the field of dentistry. LLSR Recipient John C. Sieweke, DDS, MAGD  The AGD awards Lifelong Learning and Service … Continue reading

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Mastership Award Recipients

The Mastership Award is one of the AGD’s highest honors and one of the most respected designations within the profession. To earn this award, recipients completed 1100 hours of continuing dental education. Not shown:  Michelle L. Greissinger, DMD, MAGD

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Fellowship Award Recipients

The Fellowship Award denotes a professional commitment to lifelong learning. Fellowship is awarded to distinguished members who have demonstrated this commitment by completing 500 hours of continuing education.

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…And They’re Off! MasterTrack V Begins

By Debbie Druey, MBA MasterTrack V participants embarked upon their first weekend of continuing education in August.  Dentists from across the southeast came together in Atlanta to begin GAGD’s nationally renowned 5-year program of courses that spans every discipline of … Continue reading

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The 2015 GAGD Annual Meeting: A Little Something Extra

We all love a Christmas bonus at the end of the year – but how would you like a bonus at the beginning of the year? GAGD would like to offer you a little perk at the upcoming 2015 Annual … Continue reading

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The Future of Dentistry

By Ken Gilbert, DDS, FAGD Technology is changing healthcare at a fantastic pace. The sheer amount of information alone is overwhelming. How can we or anyone keep up? How do we know what is valid for our patients and practices? What … Continue reading

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ADVOCACY: THE NUMBER ONE MEMBERSHIP BENEFIT

What Has the AGD Done for You Lately?  Carol A. Wooden, DDS, MAGD Sixty-two years ago a group of general dentists formed the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). Its purpose was to be a study club that enabled general dentists … Continue reading

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Work for Hire: Protecting Your Intellectual Property Rights

Many dentists hire independent consultants to develop their website or to perform marketing services to brand their dental office.  However, most dentists are unaware that without a written contract that includes certain specific provisions, the independent consultant retains the ownership … Continue reading

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