Introduction to Damon Treatment


High Touch, High Tech - Orthodontic Excellence for a New Economy

*To register for this course you MUST be an Orthodontist*

Friday, November 1, 2012
8:00am – 5:00pm (CST)

Location: Memphis, TN. This course will be held on the UTHSC campus in the Humphreys General Education Building, at the corner of Madison and Dunlap. Parking is available in the parking garage located at 869 Madison Avenue, next to the building. Parking is $5

Morning coffee will be provided.

  • Credit: 8 credit hours
  • Tuition: $250.00 per person

All tuition and fees are due in full at the time of registration. Class space is limited; registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration less than 10 business days prior to the course is subject to available space and a $25 late registration fee.


Course Description

In this lecture Dr. Stephen Tracey will spend time discussing paradigm shifts and new technology required for orthodontists to excel in the coming decade. Topics to be discussed include Aesthetic-Based Treatment Planning, Digital Orthodontics, Miniscrew Mechanics, Lasers in Orthodontics, and TMD Demystified.

Dr. Stephen Tracey has spent the last 25 years at the forefront of orthodontics, passionately pursuing new techniques and technology in order to take orthodontic treatment to the next level. He has authored numerous articles in a variety of professional publications including the Journal of Clinical Orthodontics and The Mediterranean Journal of Orthodontics, and penned the newest chapter entitled "Lasers in Orthodontics" in the 5th Edition of the textbook Orthodontics: Principles and Techniques. He has been instrumental in the development of some of the most popular techniques and appliance systems in use today, and has been featured on television shows such as The Doctors and Best of LA. He maintains a busy private practice in Upland, California and serves as Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the University of Ferrara in Ferrara, Italy.

The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The University of Tennessee designates this activity for 8 hours continuing education credits.