New York State Academy of Dentistry

19-02 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 204
Whitestone, NY 11357
Phone: (718) 747-3353
Fax: (718) 747-3355

Continuing Education

January 20, 2018 at 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM


Member $75.00
Non-Member $150.00

General Information

Course Number 0057
Provider New York State AGD Learning Center
Speaker Dr. Harvey Shiffman
Type/Category Lecture
Credits 7 MCE

Discover the difference of being a dentist with a laser vs. a Laser Dentist. Learn about Aesthetic/Spa procedures you can add to your practice. Learn how to successfully add Botox™, Juvaderm™, Voluma™ plus Laser Aesthetic Procedures: Smoothlase™ & Necklase™ (laser elimination of fine lines, wrinkles & saggy skin.

The New York AGD


"Silence Snoring with "Nightlase" and other Cutting Edge Advances in Dental Laser Technology"

  Date: Saturday, January 20, 2018

        Location: New York State AGD Learning Center, 1902 Whitestone Expressway, #204, Whitestone, NY 11357

        Registration 9:00 Lecture  9:30am to 4:30pm.  7 MCE Credit Hours

Course Codes 135

    This course is sponsored by Fotona Laser Company

About the Speaker: 

Harvey Shiffman, DDS is in general practice at the Laser Dental Center in Boynton Beach, Florida.  He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Dentistry and completed a general practice residency at Georgetown University Medical Center, with an emphasis on treating medically compromised patients.  Dr. Shiffman completed certification with the Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) in three types of Laser systems and was recently awarded a Fellowship in the ALD. He is personally involved in the use and development of cutting edge technology and has performed thousands of laser dental procedures over the last 15 years. Dr. Shiffman is an instructor for the Academy of Clinical Technology (ACT). Dr. Shiffman most recently lectured at the Yankee Dental Congress , the Greater New York Dental Meeting on Advances in Laser Dentistry. And the 2017 Lasers and Health Conference in ,Slovenia .Dr.Shiffman is an adjunct professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at  Nova Southeastern College of Dental Medicine.

Course Description 

Participants will learn:

  • Detailed training on Crown Lengthening (both Open and Closed techniques) 

  • Learn Laser Perio & Laser Perio-implantitis treatment techniques

  • See incredible real-life examples showing the bone regeneration achieved by clinicians just like you. Use a Fotona Lightwalker (Er:Yag/Nd:Yag) Dental Laser and see for yourself how it feels in your hand

  • Learn how to team with specialists to reduce "lost patients" 

  • Technique for socket debridement and disinfection.  Eliminate Risk of Dry Socket & Post-op Pain! Learn about Laser Assisted Extractions and the benefits it offers you and your patient including the exciting SWEEPS™

  • Understand Laser advantages in Implant Therapy to reduce failures

  • Learn troughing technique to get immediate quality impressions and never have to pack cord again!

  • Learn tips and tricks to improve your cosmetic results

  • Nightlase™ anti-snoring/apnea therapy protocol offering better quality sleep for all

Continental breakfast and full lunch will be served

The New York State constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry is an approved program provider.  The sponsor’s formal CDE programs are acceptable by the AGD for Fellowship and Mastership and membership maintenance credit.  This course is also acceptable for MCE Licensing Maintenance.  The current term of approval extends from 01/01/15 to 12/31/18.  AGD Code #219318.