The Wisconsin Academy of General Dentistry Presents

The Aesthetics of Occlusion: Back To The Future!

March 24th, 2017
7:30 AM- Registration
8:00 AM-12:00 PM Lecture
12:00-12:30 PM Lunch
12:30 PM- 4:00 PM Lecture

Program Site
Radisson Milwaukee West
2303 N Mayfair Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 257-3400


Speaker Biography
Dr. Robert A. Lowe graduated magna cum laude from Loyola University School of Dentistry in 1982, and was a Clinical Professor in Restorative Dentistry until its closure in 1993. He maintains a private practice in Charlotte, North Carolina, lectures internationally, and publishes on aesthetic and restorative dentistry. Dr. Lowe is a member of Catapult Elite Speakers Bureau and has Fellowships in the AGD, ICD, ADI, ACD, IADFE, and ASDA. In 2004 he received the Gordon Christensen Outstanding Lecturers Award, and in 2005, Diplomat status on the American Board of Esthetic Dentistry.

Course Summary
For all the advances our profession has made over the last several decades in materials science and digital technologies, it is losing the emphasis on which every dental restoration is conceived. According to Dr. Harold M. Shavell, who many consider “The Michaelangelo of Dentistry”, “Occlusion is the Common Denominator of All Dentistry.” Every restoration placed, has the potential to profoundly alter the occlusal and/or the incisal relationships of the patients’ dentition. Thus, understanding, visualizing, and reproducing human dentate morphology, regardless of the material used... is key to long-lasting dental restoration.

In this lecture, Dr. Lowe, who started molding his philosophy of practice while still in dental school, after seeing Dr. Shavell present a lecture in which he showed amalgam restorations that looked like they were “waxed and cast in silver”, will discuss how the philosophies of this exceptional teacher helped mold him as a student and practicing dentist. “The search for excellence”, as Dr. Shavell taught, is never ending and not an easy road to follow. Reviewing fundamentals of direct restorative and crown and bridge will help all dentists improve the quality and art of the dentistry they provide. He has said, “The eye doesn’t see what the mind hasn’t taught it to recognize”. And... “The road to success is easier when you know where you are going!” This lecture will take everyone “back to the future” to discover that the importance of sound technique and and morphologic precision is just as important in today’s dental practice as it was when Dr. Shavell practiced his craft.

New Dentists!!!
Two (2) full Scholarships will be made available at each program to AGD member dentists who have graduated less than 3 years ago! For more information contact:
Dr. Christy Gajewski-

Radisson Milwaukee West
2303 N Mayfair Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 257-3400

Register After November 1st, 2016 online at

Or return your completed registration form with a check payable to Wisconsin Academy of General Dentistry to:
Dr. Christy Gajewski
1206 N. 16th Ave
Wausau, WI 54401

AGD members - $245.00 if registered before Jan. 15th 2017 $215.00
Non-AGD members - $295.00 if registered before Jan. 15th 2017 $245.00
Staff/Team members - $85.00

CE Credits
7 and a half hours of CE credit will be awarded for attending the course


Make checks payable to: Wisconsin Academy of General Dentistry

Due to the anticipated large number of participants, there will be no confirmations sent for this seminar

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*Full tuition refund will be issued if any seminars are canceled by the WiAGD. Full tuition refund (less $25.00 non-refundable registration fee) will be issued if cancellation is received 14 calendar days before the seminar. There will be no tuition refund issued for any cancellation received 13 calendar days or less before the start of the seminar.

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