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Understanding that “form follows function” is critical for knowing how to blend what looks good with what predictably functions well. E3 is the phase of your Essentials journey in which we put the form and function pieces of the puzzle together. In this course, you will learn that the anterior and posterior determinants of occlusion can be blended with aesthetic considerations to result in a harmonious outcome. You will be exposed to appropriate restorative sequencing and receive detailed guidance for…Find out more »
The Blueprint for Running a Practice with Long-Term Growth Dr. Pankey’s original philosophy encouraged dental professionals to be proficient in 3 specific areas: technical mastery, behavioral excellence and business savvy. This program focuses on the third area; your potential as a business entrepreneur and how to intentionally impact your future. Targeted for dentists along with other key team members, this 2 ½ day program is designed to help develop the strategies that are imperative to the health and profitability of…Find out more »
If you are ready to take what you know about appliance therapy and occlusion to the next level then this course is a must. The anatomic appliance, first designed by one of Pankey’s original faculty members, Dr. Henry Tanner, is one of the most impactful diagnostic and therapeutic tools for patients at higher occlusal risk. It is the only appliance design that replicates a fully functioning occlusion and can create a recipe for changing the occlusion on the tops of…Find out more »
Master Your Skills Masters’ Week is a unique learning experience each and every year where we bring together a group of talented speakers to share on a range of topics. Our four-day program will feature 4 phenomenal clinicians and educators presenting four incredible topics. In classic Pankey style the experience, education, and community will make this a program not to be missed. Master’s Week has a special place in the hearts and minds of many Pankey Alumni. This is an…Find out more »
Systemize Your Approach to Treatment! This interactive lecture will present a systemized approach to treatment planning and case presentation. We will look at the decision points and data necessary to plan for success in the areas of Aesthetics and Function as well as looking at restorative and biologic risk factors. An individualized approach that incorporates the patients concerns and desires will allow a customized treatment plan to be developed during case Presentation. Case presentation tools and communication skills will allow you to get patients…Find out more »
The Power of Development Are you ready for your hygiene appointments to be more effective both clinically and relationally? Can you imagine having a totally fresh perspective on what is possible as a dental hygienist? No matter the level of education or experience in dentistry, practicing as a hygienist with a Pankey trained dentist requires a unique set of advanced skills in order to be truly effective. This course provides attendees with the most current thinking around Periodontal Disease and…Find out more »
This "can't miss" course will empower Team Members, Technicians, and Dentists to bring their skills to excellence. During this dynamic hands-on course, led by Pankey clinical team member, Sandra Caicedo, participants will learn and experience how to make bite splints with a very high degree of accuracy. This course will include how to ensure predictability by making better material choices, taking excellent impressions and will demonstrate the use and application of the facebow. Participants will get hands-on experience and learn how…Find out more »
Calling All Women in Dentistry - You're Invited! During this special 2-day retreat, facilitated by Dr. Lee Ann Brady, we will address the clinical and non-clinical challenges that we, as women in dentistry, face on a daily basis. The retreat is limited to just 24 participants and is structured to address the specific topics that the individual participants will identify in a pre-retreat, one-on-one conversation, however, Likely topics are: Structuring a practice as a female practitioner Balancing home and work Managing…Find out more »
Achieving Financial Freedom is Within Your Reach! Would you like to have less fear, confusion and/or frustration around any aspect of working with money in your life, work, or when thinking about your financial future? If you are already comfortable with Financial Fundamentals, you will find the guidance provided in this workshop will bring you to your next level. This course will pave the way toward a clear and structured financial future. Dr. Rich Green and Dr. Mark Kleive are…Find out more »
Esthetic Outcomes are Key Elements for Success Accomplishing exquisite anterior restorative results is a combination of preparation techniques and materials selections. This program will present an approach to plan margin placement and tooth reduction to accomplish the proposed tooth position, contour and color of the new restoration as well as assuring functional success. It is challenging to select from one of the many choices of esthetic restorative materials that are available. We will discuss the esthetic and functional parameters of…Find out more »
Expanding on Dental Sleep Medicine & Blending Clinical Problem-Solving! Participants are invited to send in topics in advance to the speakers so the talks can be tailored for this group. In addition, participants are invited to bring clinical records for discussion of documentation, communications, and clinical course/outcomes. Practice management tips will be shared in group discussion during the evenings. Approaches to sleep apnea continue to evolve and will play a bigger role in the future. This is 5 days of excellent…Find out more »
Over a five-day period, you will eat, sleep and breathe Dental Sleep Medicine, literally! Whether you’re new to Dental Sleep Medicine or someone who’d like to expand his or her expertise, you and a small group of students will participate in lectures and hands-on training led by some of the country’s leading experts in Dental Sleep Medicine throughout each day. You’ll wear a home sleep monitor during the course so that you are immersed in the patient experience throughout with…Find out more »
If patients already choose composite resin, posteriorly, over 80% of the time Pre-Covid, how many direct composite resin restorations do you see yourself placing every day, moving forward? Well, if your practice is anything like most, this course is for you. In two days, you will master the art of efficient esthetics. You will learn top techniques and the nuances to increase your speed, your effectiveness and your profits without any sacrifice to the conservative beauty today’s best composite resins…Find out more »
There are numerous courses marketed to dentists today that are focused on “Getting the patient to say yes” and “Increasing the ______ (fill in the blank) technical procedure to increase production in the practice.” These courses are focused on sales techniques that are ineffective at best and ill founded. This course will allow participants to learn what really matters in facilitating health. In essence, they will learn Dr. Pankey’s philosophy in detail. They will learn how to engage their patients…Find out more »
To enhance your learning experience and ease your travel, we offer accommodations on-site at The Pankey Institute. Each bedroom has a full bathroom ensuite and amenities such as TV, hairdryer, small steamers in each wardrobe and plush Pankey Lodge robes for your use. We also have a very large living room and kitchen for your personal relaxation. The One Club at The Pankey Institute is located on the second floor of the Institute.
To inquire about pricing, availability and further information, please contact Participant Services at 305.428.5500 or 1.800.4-PANKEY
Refund/Cancellation Policy: Most courses require a non-refundable deposit. Requests to cancel must be made in writing.
For courses under $500, payment is due in full at the time of registration. Cancellations received prior to 90 days before the start of the course will be honored minus a $50 administrative fee which is non-refundable.
Courses over $500 require a non-refundable deposit at the time of registration. The tuition balance is due 90 days prior to the start date of the course. Requests received prior to 90 days before the start of the course will be subject to forfeiture of the deposit and 50% of the course tuition, however, the remaining tuition may be transferred to another course date.
No refunds or transfers will be issued for cancellations received within 90 days of the start of the course. Please allow 3 weeks for processing of refunds. Pankey reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any course or scheduled faculty with advance notice to registrant. In no event shall Pankey be liable for any cancellation or change penalties assessed by the airlines, hotels, or other travel related expenses as a result of course date changes or course cancellations including changes related to weather, natural disasters, or other unforeseen events.
Media Policy: By registering for this course permission is hereby granted, unless a written request is received, to use any and all photographic imagery and video footage taken of the participant at this event and activities pertaining to this event, without payment or other consideration. It is understood that such materials may be published electronically or in print, or used in presentations or exhibitions. Additionally, participants’ names and contact information will be shared amongst the other participants and will be made available to the course members unless a written request is received to prohibit this sharing of information.
The L. D. Pankey Dental Foundation, aka The Pankey Institute is a nonprofit corporation organized and chartered in the State of Florida that accepts all registrants regardless of age, race, sex, creed, national or ethnic origin, and it does not discriminate on any such basis with respect to its activities, programs and policies. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll free (800-435-7352) within the state. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state.