Charles S. Syers, DDS, MA
Diplomate, American Board of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery
P.O. Box 1879, St. Matthew Station
San Mateo, California 94401
Tel: 650-347-2614 FAX 650-347-2680


PRE-PROFESSIONAL COLLEGE

Michigan State University, September1958-June 1961

DENTAL EDUCATION

University of Michigan, School of Dentistry, September 1961-1965
Northwestern University Dental School, Post graduate basic science & oral surgery
University of Illinois, September 1967, Master of Arts: Post Graduate research in Speech Physiology and implant materials, research trainee at Phd. level.

ADVANCED EDUCATION IN ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY

Northwestern University, 1965-1966, (externship, Cook County Hospital)
Carle Foundation Hospital, Oral and Maxillofacial residency, 1966-1968

BOARD QUALIFICATIONS

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 1974

MEMBERSHIPS-CURRENT AND PRIOR

Alpha Omega, professional fraternity
American Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Western Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
American Endodontic Society
American Academy of Implant Dentistry
American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, 1973
American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, 1987
American Trauma Society

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS (prior)

Chief of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, French Hospital 1968- 1989
Staff of Seton Medical Center
Staff of Children's Hospital
Staff of Mills Hospital, San Mateo
Staff of Mr. Zion Hospital
Staff of St. Mary's Hospital
Guest lecturer at University of the Pacific dental School

UNIVERSITY AFFILIATION (prior)

Guest lecturer at University of California, San Francisco, Dental School, San Francisco, MRI, research and lecturer
Associate Professor, University of Pacific, Dental School

UNIVERSITY AFFILIATION (present)

Assistant clinical professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, U. C. Dental school
Assistant clinical professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Pacific Dental School.

APPOINTMENTS(present and prior)

Editorial Review Board of "American Journal of Pain Management"
Ethics committee, American Board of Forensic Examiners
Board of Dental Examiners, Gen'l Anesthesia/Conscious Sedation Evaluator 1997
Ethics committee, ASOMS

FELLOWSHIPS

National Institute of Dental Research 1964 and 1967

ARTICLES

  • Micro surgical Correction of the Impaired Inferior Alveolar Nerve: Journal Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: 43:353, 1985
  • Granular Cell Myoblastoma: Journal of Oral Surgery: Vol. 47, 143
  • CHRONOLOGICAL OUTLINE OF PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES FROM UNIVERSITY MATRICULATION TO PRESENT (partial)

    6-65 Graduated as Doctor of Dental surgery from the University of Michigan dental School

    6-65 Passed Dental Examinations in State of California

    6-65 Passed Dental Examinations in State of Michigan

    7-65 Practiced general dentistry for two and one half months, Plymouth, Michigan

    9-65 One year Post Graduate Basic Science work in oral surgery, Northwestern
    University dental School, Chief was Orrin Studeville
    Out-Patient intern at the Department of Oral Surgery, Cook County Hospital

    6-66 Passed dental examination, State of Illinois.

    7-67 Enrolled in the University of Illinois Graduate School, Department of Speech.

    10-67 Awarded a National Institute of Dental Research grant to attend a trainee program Lancaster, Pennsylvania Cleft Palate Clinic Center.

    1-68 Awarded a National Institute of dental Research grant involving the cleft palate. Culmination of the research was submitted to the American Society of Oral Surgeons. Research Contest, 1968. Research thesis: "Silicon Sponge Implantation at the velo Pharyngeal Level in Laboratory Animals."

    2-68 Attended continuing education course of Oral Surgeons, "Hospital Procedures and Anesthesia" Ohio State University.

    7-68 Attended and observed surgical techniques and reviewed surgical cases with Dr. Hugo Obwegeser and staff, in his clinic in Zurich, Switzerland.

    10-68 Started private Oral Surgery practice in association with Dr. Francis Lucchetti San Francisco, California.

    10-68 Joined the California Dental Association.

    10-68 Joined the San Francisco dental Society.

    10-68 Admitted to hospital staff, Mt. Zion Hospital.

    1-69 Admitted to hospital staff of

    Children's Hospital
    Franklin Hospital
    St. Francis Hospital
    French Hospital
    Kaiser Foundation Hospital

    7-69 Awarded membership in the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, Inc.

    9-69 Attended the American Society of Oral Surgery meeting in San Francisco courses "Anesthesia and Surgical Procedures."

    2-70 Article published: "Granular Cell Myoblastoma" Journal of Oral Surgery, Vol. 27, page 143.

    3-70 Admitted to the hospital staff of St. Mary's Hospital.

    4-70 Began individual Oral Surgery Practice at 4141 Geary Boulevard, San Francisco, California.

    12-70 Attended post graduate course in Advanced Scientific Program in Oral Implantology given by the Institute for Advanced Dental Research.

    1-71 Became a candidate for membership in the Northern California Society of Oral Surgeons, Passed exam in March of 1971.

    2-71 Attended post graduate course in "Surgical Orthodontic Management of Skeletal Deformities", UC, School of Dentistry.

    4-71 Attended short post graduate course in Oral Surgery, Letterman General Hospital US Army, Presidio, San Francisco, California.

    5-71 Attended continuing education course: "The Histo-Pathologic Diagnosis of Oral Disease" UC School of Dentistry.

    5-71 Attended post graduate course on Orthodontic Memorial Lecture, University of The Pacific, School of Dentistry.

    6-71 Attended post graduate course in "Union Concepts in Dentistry": presented by Dr. Myers.

    11-71 Attended post graduate course in "Radiotherapy and Dentists" University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry.

    1-72 Attended post graduate course in "Introduction to Implants and Transplants" University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry.

    1-72 Attended post graduate course, San Francisco, Dental Forum.

    3-72 Attended post graduate course in "Surgical Endodontics, X-Ray Technique, Myomonitor."

    9-72 Attended post graduate course in "Drug Scene."

    10-72 Attended post graduate course in "Mandibular Fractures in Children, Pierre Roche Syndrome."

    11-72 Lectured at International Congress in Japan.

    1-73 Attended post graduate course in 'Ramus Frame Implant" offered by UC School of Dentistry.

    3-73 Attended post graduate course in 'Occlusal Sealants."

    4-73 Attended post graduate course in "Surgical Orthodontics" Donovan Dental Institute, Detroit.

    6-73 Attended post graduate course in "Surgical Orthodontics" Presented by Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics.

    6-73 Attended post graduate course in "The Complete Mandibular Unilateral Subperi osteal Implant' by Western Academy Implant.

    6-73 Section #3, above named course.

    6-73 Section #4, above named course.

    6-73 Section #5, above named course.

    8-73 Attended course: Anesthesia Office Emergency Procedure.

    11-73 Attended post graduate course in "Split Thickness Skin Graft to Vestibuloplasty."

    12-73 Attended post graduate course in "Cellular Pathology" U of P School of Dentistry.

    1-74 Attended post graduate course in "Epithelium--Good News or Bad News" Oak Knoll Naval Hospital, Oakland, California.

    1-74 Attended post graduate review in Oral Surgery, Denver.

    1-74 Presented table clinic in "One Day Sub-Periosteal Implant" The annual meeting of NCSOS, UC, School of Dentistry.

    1-74 Attended Oral Surgery Review, Sun Valley, Idaho.

    2-74 Attended ABOS review: U of P, School of Dentistry.

    3-74 Sadi Fontaine Academy: 'Oral Pathology & Genetics."

    4-74 Presentation of "One Day Sub-Periosteal Denture Implant" The CDA annual meeting.

    5-74 Admitted as full member, NCSOS, Pebble Beach, California.

    11-74 Attended post graduate course in "Management of Common Denture Problems."

    12-74 Review of Oral Surgery, by NCSOS.

    2-75 Attended post graduate course in "Management of Common Denture Problems."

    5-75 Attended course: "The Role of Personality & Behavior Patterns in the Pathogeni sis of Coronary Heart Disease."

    9-75 Attended course: " Legal Evidence in Human Identification."

    2-76 Attended post graduate course, "Management for Dentists."

    2-76 Attended post graduate course, "Efficient Endodontics for Everyday Practice."

    3-76 Attended post graduate course in Advanced CPR.

    3-76 Attended post graduate course: "Modern Materials For The Restorative Dentist.

    4-76 Attended post graduate course: "Oral Manifestations of Systematic Disease" presented by Alpha Omega.

    9-76 Attended post graduate course: "Consumer Economics & Dentistry" presented by SFDS.

    11-76 Attended course: Advanced

    11-76 Attended post graduate course in Endodontics: The American Endodontic Society.

    11-76 Attended post graduate course: "KEG Monitoring of Oral Surgery Patient" by NCSOS.

    1-77 Appointed Chief of Dental Service, French Hospital.

    3-77 Attended course: "Masses in the Head & Neck" presented by SFDS.

    3-77 Attended post graduate course at Letterman Hospital, U.S. Army Hospital Presidio, San Francisco.

    3-77 Sadi Fontaine Academy: "Facial Pain, It's Diagnosis & Treatment."

    5-77 Attended Post Graduate Lecture in :Endodontics" presented by Dr. Wolfson.

    8-77 Attended course: Basic CPR.

    9-77 Attended course: "Predictably Successful Non Surgical Endodontics."

    9-77 "National Preventative Dentistry Demonstration presented by SFDS table clinic.

    9-77 "Relationship of Dentistry to Speech Pathology" presented by Dr. Lucey Lawson.

    10-77 NCSOS: "Practical Aspects of Oral Pathology Of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon." presented by Dr. Eversole.

    1-78 Presented table clinic at the SFDS: "Vestibuloplasty and Skin Graft for Atrophied Mandibular Ridge.

    1-78 'Minor Tooth Movement SFDS.

    1-78 "Restorations of acquired Facial Defects" SFDS.

    1-78 "Malpractice Insurance Crisis" NCSOS.

    2-78 "What's New in Plastic Surgery" JO.

    3-78 "Dentistry in Israel" AO.

    3-78 Table clinics: Technology; Past, Present & Future.

    5-78 CDA table clinics.

    6-78 Lecture: "Craniofacial Growth".

    9-78 Recent Advances in Ceramic Restoration.

    11-78 Update in Periodontics.

    12-78 Attended basic CPR.

    12-78 Oral Surgery course: UC Davis.

    1-79 "Malpractice" presented by SF Dental Forum.

    1-79 "Tissue Management" presented by SF Dental Society.

    1-79 "Oral Pathology" presented by AO.

    2-79 Attended CPR Basic training: presented by SFDS.

    3-79 Sadi Fontaine Academy: Post Graduate Course in Oral Surgery.

    3-79 "Coronary Artery surgery: presented by SFDS.

    3-79 Course at Letterman Hospital, US Army, Presented by NCSOMS.

    3-79 "Osseous Grafting of Maxilla" presented by NCSOMS.

    4-79 Oral Surgery Review: Department of the Army.

    5-79 CPR Instructor Course: Red Cross, presented by Dr. Davey.

    8-79 "Atrophied Ridge Presentation' presented by SFDS.

    9-79 "What's New in Composite Amalgams" presented by SFDS.

    9-79 "Special Period For Your Office" presented by NCSOMS.

    10-79 "Graft Preprosthetic Surgery" presented by NCSOMS.

    11-79 "Endodontic Failure: presented by NCSOMS.

    11-79 removable Prosthodontics" presented by AO.

    11-79 Annual Meeting & Review: Monterey, California WSOMS.

    1-80 "Orthodontics & Orthognathic Surgery, Foundation for the continuing education of Oral Surgery.

    1-80 "Electro-surgery" presented by SFDS.

    2-80 "Atrophied Mandibular Ridge" AO Table clinic.

    3-80 "Practice Management" presented by AO.

    3-80 "Utilization of Saw in Ortho-Surgery" presented by the Foundation For Continuing Education.

    3-80 "Development of Restorative Dentistry" SFDS and MNDS.

    4-80 AO Table Clinics.

    9-80 "Orthodontics in Surgical Practice" presented by UC Orthodontic Alumni.

    10-80 "Current Concepts in Management" presented by NCSOMS.

    10-80 "Orthognathics" presented by NCSOMS.

    11-80 "Practice Building" presented by SFDS.

    2-81 "Aesthetic Rhinoplasty and Nasal Reconstruction presented by UCLA extension.

    1981\1982 Micro vascular surgery and research.

    1983 Received certification in advance CPR.

    1-84 NCSOMS.

    1-84 Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.

    1-84 Modern studies of Occlusion and Mandibular kinesiograph.

    3-84 SFDS Insurance seminar.

    3-84 "Orthognathic Breakthrough' presented by UC, Orthodontic Alumni Foundation.

    1984 Co-director, Facial Micro surgical Center & Department of Oral and Maxillo-facial Surgery; U of P, School of Dentistry, San Francisco.

    1-85 Course, "Hydroxyapatite, A Maturing Prospective."

    1-85 AIDS meeting, St. Mary's Hospital.

    1-85 Lecture, Cosmetic Surgery, Implants, Ridge Grafting, presented by AO.

    2-85 Reconstruction of the Deficient Alveolar Ridge, presented by U of P, School of Dentistry.

    3-85 "street Drugs, What is Going On In Our Community" presented by SFDS.

    4-85 Dental Implant Study Group, presented by SFDS.

    6-85 Lecture, Dental Implants, presented by Letterman Army Medical Center.

    7-85 Automated Endodontics, presented by UCSF, Dr. Doge, and Dr. Golec.

    11-85 ADA 1095 Scientific Session Program Presenter, introduced Dr. Roger Alexander, topic; "Oral Surgery in the '80's.

    11-85 SFDS Genera Membership Meeting, "Malpractice Prevention."

    12-85 Implants of the Future, Symposium (2 days) Children's Hospital.

    2-86 Meeting of District III members, Nomination of SFDS Board of Directors.

    2-86 "Endodontic Complications and the Law" presented by SFDS, Dr. Stephen Cohen.

    2-86 "AIDS update" presented by SFDS.

    6-86 "Active Care" Volunteer for Preseason Screening Program: Riordan High School.

    7-86 Symposium on TMJ, Arthroscopy and Arthroscopic Surgery, Long Beach.

    9-86 "CDA Night: presented by SFDS.

    9-86 "Diagnostic & Surgical Arthroscopy of the TMJ" sponsored by Dental Research Institute, UCLA.

    9-86 "New Orleans AAOMS meeting.

    10-86 "Oral Rehabilitation Using the Interpore IMZ, presented by Interpore International.

    10-86 "To Your Health" presented by SFDS.

    10-86 Table clinic on "Arthroscopy of the TMJ For Diagnosis And Treatment" presented by SFDS.

    1-87 Seminar, 'Innovation in Dental Implantology" presented by Calcitek.

    1-87 Core-Vent Implant Seminar, presented by Core-Vent Corporation, Dr. Gerald A. Niznick.

    2-87 "Claims Prevention Seminar presented by TDIC.

    2-87 "Endodontic Night" presented by SFDS.

    2-87 Annual seminar meeting, ACSOMS.

    7-88 ACLS, two day meeting.

    10-88 SFDS Meeting.

    10-88 Medi-Legal Convention, Newport Beach.

    11-88 "Advanced Cardiac Life" two day course, Lake Tahoe.

    1-89 "Dental Benefits" San Francisco & Marin County.

    2-89 "Dental Hygiene' SFDS.

    3-89 California Society of Industrial Medicine.

    3-89 Controversy in TMJ.

    3-89 Recent Advances in reconstruction of the TMJ & Alveolar Nerve.

    4-89 Course, presented by Core-Vent.

    9-89 "TMJ Treatment & Surgery," presented by AAOMS.

    1-90 Course, "CPT 4/ICD-9, Coding & Nomenclature."

    3-90 Course, "When to hold 'em, When to Fold 'em.

    3-90 "Jaws 2" Gave course in Alberta, Canada on Injury to the TMJ and Patient Evaluation.

    3-90 Endodontic Surgery by Rahmat Bakhordar.

    5-90 Risk Management Meeting.

    9-90 Hypnotic Language.

    9-90 Dental Implants for the General Practitioner & Team.

    10-90 Stress & Disease: A seminar for Health Professionals.

    10-90 The TMJ Injury Update.

    10-90 "New Directions in TMJ Therapy:" A symposium presented by UCLA.

    1-91 Associate Member of the :Worker's Compensation Section" of the State Bar of California.

    1-91 "Bleaching Micro abrasion Techniques" presented by SFDS.

    3-91 Course, "Endodontics of the Future."

    9-91 Course, "Oral Pathology Update."

    11-91 Interesting Case Reports, Hilton Hotel, Pleasanton, California

    11-91 6th Annual International Symposium on Arthroscopy of the Temporo-mandibular Joint, New York, New York.

    12-91 Dean's Seminar, "The New Face Of Cancer Management."

    1-92 California Pacific Medical Center: Cancer Program And Tumor Board.

    3-92 Sadi Fontaine Academy, 2 day program presented by Lyall O. Bishop Memorial Lecture. "Psychophysiology of Pain, Post-Op Pain Management, Diagnosis of Facial Pain, AIDS & Infectious Diseases For The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon" presented by Dr. Edwin D. Joy, Jr. BA, DDS.

    7-92 California Pan-American Medical Society Course update on antibiotic therapy.

    8-92 Pacific Orthopedic Group, "Fundamentals of Workmen's Comp."

    8-92 "Advanced Concepts of Orthopedics" Pacific Orthopedic Group.

    8-92 California Dental Association; Scientific Session by Tanaka & Hansen: "Tem poromandibular Disorder."

    9-92 San Franciso Dental Society: Federal Osha Written Exposure Control Plan Re: Blood Born Pathogen Standards.

    11-92 Singapore Society for Microbiology: "Cell Signaling" Hilton International Hotel, Singapore.

    1-93 "Peri-Implantitis, Prevention & Cure" Presented by the SFDS.

    1-93 "Nonsurgical Periodontics" presented by Alpha Omega, San Francisco.

    7-93 'Challenges & Controversies Arising From the Multiple-Operated Temporoman dibular Joint' presented by the American Academy Of Head, Neck, Facial Pain and TMJ Orthopedics, Anaheim, California, two day program.

    11-93 "The Beast Within' presented by Robert Sapolsky, PhD., San Mateo, Ca.

    12-93 "Secondary Management of Cleft Lip/Palate Deformities" presented by Dr. William Ware, University of California San Francisco.

    2-94 "Current Concepts and Controversies in Office Anesthesia" Oakland, California.

    3-94 "CPC Mandibular & Facial Lesions" presented by Northern California Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.

    9-94 "Dermatology For the Dental Practitioner" presented by Dr Kathy Fields, Alpha Omega, San Francisco, California.

    10-94 "Dental Nutrition, 1100" presented by the Institute For Natural Resources South San Francisco, California.

    3-95 "Complications of Orthognathic Surgery And Their Management" presented by Northern California Society, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

    3-95 "Current Fixation Principles in Orthognathic Surgery, Management of the Pre viously Operated TMJ Patients, Oral Recaps "No Pulp Fiction" presented by Sadi Fontaine Academy.

    3-95 "Medical Emergencies in The Dental Office" presented by Dr. Daniel Haas, DDS, PhD, FRCD(C) American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.

    3-95 "Physical Evaluation for Office Sedation and Anesthesia." presented by Joseph A Giovannitti, DMD, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.

    4-95 "Stress Related Disease" presented by Robert Sapolsky PhD. Institute for Cortext Research and Development. San Mateo, California.

    6-95 "CPR Health care Provider" presented by Professional Health Instruction of the Board of Dental Examiners, Louise Notoli.

    9-95 Symposium of The Medical Society of The United States and Mexico.

    10-95 "Health-Related Pleasures: presented by Nicholas Hall, PhD. Institute for Cortext Research and Development, Santa Clara, California.

    11-95 "The Aging of the Brain, The Aging of the Mind" presented by Robert Sapolsky, PhD, Institute of Cortext Research and Development, Palo Alto, California.

    3-96 "Surgery of the TMJ: Facts or Fallacies" presented by Daniel Laskin, DDS, MS. San Francisco, California.

    3-96 "Listening to the Body: Understanding the Language of Stress Related Symp toms" presented by John Madden, PhD, Institute for Cortext Research and Development. San Mateo, California.

    8-96 "Volunteer Faculty Member of the Year" Department of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgery, University of California San Francisco, School of Dentistry.

    8-96 "Use of the Carbon Dioxide Laser For Cosmetic Skin Resurfacing: presented by Steven A Guttenberg, DDS, San Francisco, California.

    9-96 Perioglas Lecture Series, presented by University of Florida College Of Dentistry.

    10-96 "Intra and Extra Oral Bone Harvesting Techniques For Oral and Maxillofacial Grafting" presented by M. Anthony Pogrel, DDS, MD, Rebeka G. Silva, DMD, Richard A. Smith, DDS, Michael Stern DMD, PhD, University of California.

    1-97 "The New Patient Experience: Inside Three Fee-For Service Practices" presented by The San Francisco Dental Society.

    2-97 "Antimicrobial & Surgical Therapy" presented by NCSOMS.

    5-97 California Board of Dental Examiners, Seminar: " General Anesthesia/Conscious Sedation Evaluator Training, Statutes, Regulatioins and Board Policies." University of California, San Francisco.

    10-97 "Ambulatory Office Based Anesthesia for the Dental Patient" given by Thomas Lenhart, DMD.

    12-97 Hazard Communications and Bloodborne Pathogens" given by Glenn A. Funk, Ph.D.; Lisa Blutman. Offered by Continuing Dental Education.

    3-98 "Future Directions In Periodontics" given by Joseph Gabany D.M.D. Msed, MSD Offered by San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.

    6-98 "Contemporary Implant Concepts Using One-and Two Stage Implant Procedures" by dr. Louis Clarizio and Dr. Scott Ganz. Offered by Paragon Implant Company.

    9-98 Lecture tour with Dr. Louis Clarizio and Dr. Scott Ganz. Paragon Implant Company, 15821 Ventura Blvd., Suite 420, Encino, California 91436.

    9-98 "Conscious sedation in the dental office" offered by Alpha Omega.

    10-98 "Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office" Given by Alan Drinnan, offered by the American Dental Association.

    1-99 "Advanced CPR" San Francisco Dental Society.

    1-99 Medical Emergencies, Complications, offered by California Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

    12-99 "Smokeless Tobacco and Profesional Baseball," San Francisco Dental Society.

    6-00 "Street drugs & Dental Patients," Dr. Darryl Inaba, Pharm. D. University of the Pacific.

    9-00 "Managing the patient with intractable TMJ and facial pain"
    AAOMS.

    9-00 "Surgical treatment of TMJ, Internal derangements"
    AAOMS

    9-00 Angiogenesis Research
    AAOMS

    9-00 Temporomandibular disorders and medico legalissues
    AAOMS

    9-00 Morbidity & Mortality conference on anesthesia
    AAOMS

    9-01 University of the Pacific, Development Day Course Radiology and Treatment Plans.

    9-01 University of the Pacific, Interactive 3D Tooth Atlas.

    9-01 University of the Pacific: Technology at the Dental School.

    12-01 San Francisco Dental Society: Transplantation, Reimplantation & Surgical Uprighting.

    12-15-01 "Germ Alert" Institute For Natural Resources: Anthrax, Smallpox, & Pathogenic Microbes.

    1-15-02 Non Surgical Management of Oral Facial Pain: University of California, San Francisco Dental School.

    2-5-02 Red Hot Endodontic Techniques for Cool Results: Dr. Joseph Grenn, DMD. San Francisco Dental Socitey.

    2-12-02 Dealing with the Endodontic Emergency: Dr. David Clifford Brown, Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.

    3-6-02 Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office For Doctors and Staff. Presented for the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons by Dr. Richard F. Jackson.

    3-17-02 Fibromyalgia, Migraines, Cnronic Pain & Sore Feet. Presented by Nikita B. Katz, M.D., Ph.D.

    3-24-02 Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) offered by CPR Education and CPR Seminars Inc. San Francisco, California

    4-24-02 A Magic Bullet for Gum Disease, presented by Larry Schiller, DDS.

    6-4-02 Medications in Endodontics, Analgesics, Antibiotics and Anti-inflammatories. Presented by Druce B.Fogel, DDS, FICD, and FACD.

    10-16-02 What's New In Orthodontics, presented by Robert L. Boyd, DDS. M.Ed. Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity, San Francisco.

    11-13-02 Outpatient Anesthesia. Given by N.C.O.M.S. and State Board of California.

    12-15-02 Depression & Bipolar Disorder, by Nikita B. Katz, M.D., Ph.D. Presented by the Institute for Natural Resources.

    3-12-03 Management of Emergencies in the OMS Practice. Presented by the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.

    4-01-03 HIPAA Training/Performance Management System. Presented by Eve Cuny, RDA; Richard Fredekind, DMD, University of The Pacific.

    5-13-03 Maxillofacial Imaging. Presented by David Hatcher, DDS, University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry.

    6-14-03 "Doctor I Have A Headache": When Is It A Migraine? Presented by the Medical World Conferences.

    10-24-03 "Doing Simple Office Oral Surgery And Still Having A Nice Day." ADA Annual Session, San Franciscol Committee on Local Arrangements Assignment Scientific Program Committee.

    1-19-04 "11th International OMFS Symposium." Sponsored by UCSF, Continuing Dental Education. January 19, 2004 thru January 23, 2004.

    2-3-04 "Infectious Diseases In Dentistry. San Francisco Dental Society.

    9-1-04 "Dental Law And Ethics/Infection Control. University of the Pacific, San Francisco.

    1- 3-7 -05 "Clinical Imaging: Review and What's New" University of California, San Francisco.

    3-9-05 "Conscious Sedation/General Anesthesia, Evaluator Training Dental Board of California.

    6-6-06 "Avian Flu and Viral Epidemics" Iinstitute for Natural Resources (INR) Millbrae, California