Dr Katyal’s Publication
In a previous blog I touched on the issue of gender imbalance. But I remain so concerned about the ongoing prevalence and impact of this in our industry, that I am compelled to write a dedicated blog. So here we go… In Australia, dentistry is a basic degree, and from there you can progress into […]
When you go digital as an orthodontist, or as a dentist delivering orthodontic treatments, your options don’t end at just getting a scanner. If, like a lot of dental professionals with scanners, you are still taking alginate impressions for models, it may be time to consider the cost and efficiency savings of 3D printing. In […]
KEY TAKEAWAYS Online study reduces the carbon emissions associated with face-to-face learning A large part of this reduction is due to the elimination of petrol use from commuting to physical places of study Energy costs associated with the use of paper and textbooks, still used in many in-person settings, are also reduced The energy demands […]
A common objective throughout the history of Dentistry & Orthodontics, has been to increase both treatment and chairside efficiency (1, 2). These have been the major catalysts for scientific research and the development of new technologies. The use of AI in Digital Orthodontics is in many ways the realization of this goal and much more […]
Virtual conferences and events provide a range of additional benefits when compared with traditional formats. Research has shown that online learning, specifically in medical and dentistry subjects, can be more effective than traditional learning. 3/4 of dental practitioners value the online learning portal as the most FAVOURITE feature of the BOSS 10905NAT Graduate Diploma of Digital Orthodontic Treatments.
This year’s ASOC event was truly eye opening. Not only was the virtual format a refreshing experience (as I have shared in the blog Virtual Conferences: A more efficient and effective way to learn) but the content was extremely insightful for me both as an educator and practitioner.
Australian accreditation awarded for BOSS Graduate Diploma of Digital Orthodontic Treatments (10905NAT)
After a tumultuous 2020 beset by disruption, the team behind the UK and Australian accredited Registered Training Organisation – BOSS (Best Orthodontic Seminars and Sessions Pty Ltd), aka The Digital Orthodontic College, has now launched it’s newly accredited and innovative qualification. The new Australian accredited course has been entered on the National Register as 10905NAT […]
BOSS Founder shares Modern orthodontics insights in new handbook Have you ever wondered what it’s like to use modern orthodontic procedures, such as Invisalign, to your dental practice? In the past, the idea of dentists conducting orthodontic procedures, especially modern orthodontics, was just pie in the sky. The two disciplines had their strict boundaries and […]
Dentistry and orthodontics are no longer the separate domains that they once were. Technology is now enabling dentists to master specific digital orthodontics skills that were once only able to be delivered by orthodontists – such as Invisalign clear aligners. To deliver expertise in your orthodontic procedures, however, you need a level of knowledge, training […]