Appliance Therapy Group (ATG), Los Angeles, will hold the 8th Annual Appliance Therapy Association (ATPA) Symposium on March 10 through March 13, 2011, at the Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa in Las Vegas.

In addition to featuring an entire day dedicated to exploring Dental Sleep Medicine, ATPA 2011 will focus on pediatric dentistry andcosmeticdentistry/minor tooth movement for the general dentist.Participatingdoctors are invited to bring their staff, two of whomwill be able toattend free of charge.

The symposium’s 4 full days of lectures, instruction, and workshops will include the presentations by Ronald Prehn on "Appliance Therapy and Treatment of OSA"; William F. Waggoner DDS, MS, on "Secrets & Solutions for Improving Pediatric Practice"; and Rick DePaul Jr on "Fast, Fixed, Invisible Orthodontics: Lingual PowerProx Six Month Braces." The TMJ and Sleep Therapy Centre International’s Colette Settle will present and explain the new TMnDX Software.

The keynote speaker will be NFL Hall-of-Famer Mike Haynesn, who will share the details of his new pilot program (in association with the Academy for Sports Dentistry and the Appliance Therapy Group).

Attendees will have the opportunity to earn as many as 42 CE credits, including certification for Duane C. Keller’s Perio-Protect® Method and Dave Singh’s DNA Appliance System. They can also submit case presentations for display and feedback and attend lectures andworkshopson topics ranging from pediatric success secrets to minortoothmovement, mouthguard innovation, and legal imperatives.

The Appliance Therapy Group (ATG) is comprised of five divisions and offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, Taiwan, and Malaysia. It services more than 150,000 dentists and orthodontists worldwide, providing direct and personal access to everything required for success in appliance therapy—and has been doing it for more than 50 years. The Appliance Therapy Practitioners’ Association is an organization of leading dental professionals dedicated to advancing the cause of appliance therapy in our profession and promoting the benefits of appliance therapy to our patients worldwide.

For more information on the ATPA Symposium, call (800) 423-3270.