Dentsply Sirona announced that DS World 2023 will feature two live procedures and guest speaker, renowned investor Kevin O’Leary.

Dentsply Sirona World 2023, taking place September 21-23 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, will feature not one but two live procedures.

Dentsply Sirona’s flagship clinical education event is giving dental professionals even more reasons to participate with the lineup of main stage speakers now complete, including a special guest speaker— TV personality, investor extraordinaire, and savvy businessman Kevin O’Leary.

This year’s ‘Ultimate Experience in Digital Dentistry’ will be a special learning opportunity with two live procedures for participants to observe and learn from. Renowned experts Mark Ludlow, DMD, and Lynne Thomas, DDS, will perform transformative implant and endodontic procedures respectively that will be live streamed on Dentsply Sirona World’s main stage.

Dentsply Sirona World is the annual event of the company’s clinical education programming aimed at empowering dental professionals with the knowledge they need to confidently care for their patients and practice in a rapidly changing industry. Participants can earn 10+ CE credits and learn about the future of care across nearly all areas of dentistry and practice management. The 2023 event in Las Vegas will offer a personalized learning experience with over 100 courses taught by more than 75 locally and internationally distinguished instructors.

Courses will cover the latest dental techniques in areas such as endodontics, preventive, implants, clear aligners, restorative and 3D technology. Tracks on practice management and assisting & teams or dental labs will also be available to attendees. Some highlights include:

  • Ensuring Your Clear Aligner Consult is Set Up for Success – Dr. Vishal Sharma will discuss, step by step, how to sequence your consultation to simultaneously address the health NEEDS and the esthetic WANTS of your patients and how to best leverage your hygiene team as well as your digital technology in this process to ensure success.
  • Future Proofing Your Dental Practice: Building Your Business for Financial Growth and Sustainability – Take away specific ideas to improve your practice, including understanding the power of technology to improve patient care and increase production, how you can leverage low-interest debt to increase ROI, identifying simple steps to protect your practice from fraud, suggestions to help you meet your retirement goals, and concepts to improve your leadership style.  (Doug Fettig, CPA, MBA)
  • A Crowning Achievement: A Case-Based Journey Describing the Panacea of Digital Workflows From Implant to Custom Restoration – Collect pearls of knowledge on the digital workflow process through a series of case studies including how to lock in patient acceptance (Michael Parchewsky, DMD)
  • Complex Aligner Treatment: Can I Treat This Case? – learn case selection principles for complex cases that can be treated with clear aligners.  A review of complex treatment with clear aligners will be presented. (Brian Gaudreault, DMD, MS)
  • Exciting main stage speaker lineup announced

All of the 2023 main stage speakers are now confirmed. Among them:

  • Wally Renne, DDS, with a session titled “The Digital Twin: Combining Digital Inputs to Transform Patient Care”
  • Sabiha Bunek, DDS: “Workflows for Success: Materials Selection Playbook”
  • Brian Harris, DDS and Joseph Harris, DDS: ”From Founder to Future: Leveraging Technology to Create Practice Growth for Generations to Come“
  • Dan Butterman, DDS, FICOI, “DS Core: Connecting Your Practice To Unlimited Possibilities“
  • Other speakers include George Bruder, DMD, Doug Fettig, CPA, MBA, Shannon Richkowski, RDH, and Trent Smallwood, DDS.

This year, Dentsply Sirona is proud to announce that renowned businessman, investor, and television personality Kevin O’Leary, known by many as Mr. Wonderful, will speak at Dentsply Sirona World Las Vegas.

O’Leary has launched and sold multiple successful companies and is recognized for his role as one of the “sharks” on the show “Shark Tank” where he invests in entrepreneurs. He currently acts as the chairman of O’Shares ETF Investments and Beanstox, an automated internet-based investment advisory service.

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