2022: List of Top Dental Conferences for Continuing Education
As a dental practitioner, continuing education for yourself and your team contributes to your
practice’s success as well as your ability to attract and retain new patients. Taking a proactive approach to continuing education not only allows you to learn and expand upon essential skills, but it also enables to you remain abreast of dental best practices, emerging technologies, and opportunities to introduce new service offerings that have the potential to boost revenues.
In this new piece, the team at LenDRgroup Consulting will outline a list of dental conferences
that you should mark on your calendar as 2022 dawns. Why? Because it is these dental
conferences that will give you the information and insight you need to better serve your
patients—and help you reach your goals in the new year.
Can’t Miss Dental Conferences in 2022
Rocky Mountain Dental Convention Presented by the Metro Denver Dental Society &
Mountain West Dental Institute—January 20-22, 2022, in Denver, CO: This is a must
attend event that focuses on social networking and education. It allows for 40+ hours of
learning time and offers the chance to establish new professional connections,
reconnect with colleagues, and receive information on crucial best practices leading-
edge practitioners employ that deliver results.
Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting presented by the Chicago Dental
Society—February 24-26, 2022, in Chicago, IL: This conference enables dental
professionals to engage in over 200 workshops and courses, including hands-on events
and live demonstrations. Attendees can take advantage of an exhibitor hall and pinpoint
who they would like to see speak. Plus, you don’t have to be a member of the Chicago
Dental Society. So long as you are an ADA member, you’re invited to attend.
New Orleans Dental Conference presented by the New Orleans Dental
Association—April 7-9, 2022, in New Orleans, LA: An economically feasible opportunity,
this conference offers several reduced registration fee options as well as a chance to
customize your attendance experience. At the same time, there is an extensive list of
speakers scheduled to attend and the conference is known for being ahead of the curve
in the topics that are presented on. This is a conference not to be missed.
AACD Conference presented by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry—April 27-30, 2022, in Orlando, FL: If you are a cosmetic dentistry specialist, this is the event for
you. This conference is known for its global networking opportunities that will truly offer
your practice a competitive advantage. You will have the chance to rub shoulders with
professionals hailing from around the world while allowing you to learn about and
master techniques and technology that will make you a leader in your field.
National Dental Association Annual Convention presented by the National Dental
Association—held virtually from June 18-July 23, 2022: Want to attend a dental
conference but don’t have the time to travel? Then this is the conference for you. This
convention is 100% virtual and is focused on helping level the playing field and
promoting health and oral equity amongst people of color. The virtual event will help
you become an advocate for underserved communities and enable you to make a
difference as a dental practitioner.
Begin Planning to Attend Dental Conferences in 2022
If you have decided that attending a dental conference is definitely a priority in 2022, then
ensure you answer the following questions prior to pinpointing the right conference for you.
Consider the following:
- How far are you willing to travel?
- Is it important for your team to accompany you?
- What do you want to get out of attending?
- Is networking important?
- Do I want to learn about better approaches to practice management?
- Is continuing education a priority?
- Do you want to focus on a specialized conference?
Reach Out to LenDRgroup Consulting
If you are unsure about your reasons for wanting to attend a dental conference or simply want to ensure you attend the conference that is most aligned with your goals, then our team invites you to reach out and schedule a consultation. We consult with dentists regularly to identify and solidify their goals and objectives for their practice and would love the chance to do the same for you. Contact us today and ensure you get the most out of the dental conferences you attend in the coming year.