FREMONT, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- HOYA ConBio(TM), a global leader in dental and aesthetic lasers, today announced that dentists who purchase DioDent(TM) Micro 980 soft tissue lasers will receive a tuition-free introductory laser certification course with Advanced Laser Training, a company dedicated to dental laser education. The partnership is the latest milestone in HOYA ConBio's corporate commitment to comprehensive laser dentistry education.
"We fully recognize that training is an integral element to ensure success in laser dentistry and are excited to partner with Advanced Laser Training to provide initial training to dentists who want to step up and enhance their practice with laser technology," said Timothy S. Gehlmann, President & CEO, HOYA ConBio. "This new program is intended to provide dentists with an easy, effortless way to fully understand and utilize lasers for optimum patient outcomes and practice growth."
Advanced Laser Training offers an extensive array of basic and advanced laser certification courses year-round throughout the U.S. According to Chris Owens, DDS, owner of Advanced Laser Training, the strategic partnership with HOYA ConBio supports the mission of his organization.
"Proper and thorough training is essential to building confidence and expertise in laser dentistry procedures," Dr. Owens said. "Our courses are designed to provide in-depth skill-based knowledge that will enable dentists to incorporate lasers effectively and profitably into their practice."
The introductory Soft Tissue Laser Certification course covers laser physics, safety and tissue interaction including specific techniques for laser periodontal therapy. Course graduates will have hands-on training in the set- up, operation and maintenance of the DioDent Micro 980 laser. They will also be able to diagnose and perform a variety of soft tissue laser procedures, determine which patients are best candidates for laser therapy and answer the most common patient questions about this technology. The course qualifies for eight hours of continuing education credits.
HOYA ConBio's DioDent Micro 980 dental laser is a next-generation diode laser for use in a wide variety of procedures, including excisional and incisional biopsies, fibroma removal, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, oral papillectomies and sulcular debridement.
About Hoya ConBio: HOYA ConBio designs, manufactures and markets sophisticated laser systems used in dental and aesthetic medical practices worldwide, widely recognized by practitioners as "The World's Most Reliable Lasers(TM)." The company's innovative technologies are highly versatile, clinically effective, and offer rapid return on investment. Headquartered in Fremont, CA, HOYA ConBio maintains a worldwide product and service distribution network. For more information, call 800-532-1064 or visit http://www.conbio.com.
About Advanced Laser Training: Advanced Laser Training was founded to help dentists successfully integrate lasers into their everyday clinical practice. Its mission is to teach dental office personnel the necessary skills to use lasers to their fullest capacity, focusing on clinical skills as well as financial and patient management issues important to long-term success. For more information and a full course listing, contact 1.877-LASER66 or visit http://www.advancedlasertraining.com.
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