Dr Lawrence Yong
More and more dentists are paying attention to how their actions affect aligner treatment outcomes for their patients, both in terms of treatment efficiency as well as overall stability. Like you, they care about the patient experience that they are providing and take pride in their reputation within their community.
Clinicians that are passionate about orthodontic care in their practices for the long run know that increasing efficiency makes their practices more profitable. Happy patients are also more likely to refer new patients. With the advancements in dentistry and the advent of digital technology, using a series of case examples, Dr Lawrence Yong will be sharing tips and techniques that can improve your team's efficiency in the area of orthodontics with the use of features that comes with your iTero intraoral scanner.
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Dr Lawrence Yong is an accredited specialist in Orthodontics in full time practice. He is the founder of Parkway Dental which has a multidisciplinary specialist clinic in Singapore and an aesthetic clinic in Kuala Lumpur.
Dr Yong received his bachelor degree from the University of Malaya in 1995 and went on to complete his Master of Dental Surgery in Orthodontics at the National University of Singapore in 2002. He was inducted as a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2002 and was conferred as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine of Singapore in 2006. His research was in the area of 3-dimensional space analysis using virtual models of teeth which won the International Association of Dental Research (South East Asia region) Travel Award in 2002.
His area of expertise includes the use of fixed appliance, functional appliance therapy, accelerated teeth movement and aligner treatment in both children and adults. He has been an Invisalign certified orthodontist since 2011 and is currently an Invisalign Diamond provider. He is a Key Opinion Leader for Align Technology and has lectured on the use of the Invisalign system regionally, including Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia and Malaysia. In his free time, he likes to catch up with his friends._1590981652364