Lecture Schedule

2.jpgThe Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in accordance with the Regulated Health Professions Act, requires all general dentists and dental specialists follow a Quality Assurance program. These Quality Assurance programs must include continuing education or professional development designed to promote continuing competence and practice improvement.

The list below are the continuing education courses/lectures/meetings that were attended by Drs. Redigonda and/or Anderson in order to promote their continuing competence and practice improvement.

  • Ontario Dental Association Annual Meeting May 5-6, 2017 
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting April 21-25, 2017 
  • Ten + Years Later:  Are MiniScrews All We Thought They Would Be? by Dr. Jason Cope Toronto Orthodontic Alumni Association October 14, 2016
  • Northeastern Society of Orthodontists Annual Meeting October 7-9, 2016
  • Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting October 22-24, 2016
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting September 16-18, 2016
  • Ontario Dental Association Annual Meeting May 6-7, 2016
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting April 29-May 3, 2016
  • Concepts and Controversies in Contemporary Clinical Orthodontics by Dr. Jay Bowman Toronto Orthodontic Club April 1, 2016 
  • Modern Orthodontic Treatment: Procedures, Methods and Outcomes by Dr. William Proffit Toronto Orthodontic Club November 27, 2015 
  • Overview of Systemized & Effective Orthodontic Care presented by Dr. Richard McLaughlin University of Toronto Orthodontic Alumni Association October 16, 2015
  • Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting September 4-26, 2015 
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting September 18-19, 2015 
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting May 16-19, 2015 
  • Ontario Dental Association Annual Meeting May 8-9, 2015 
  • Controversies in Orthodontics presented by Dr. Dan Rinchuse and Dr. Don Rinchuse April 10, 2015
  • Advanced Miniscrew Treatment Mechanics.  The Sagittal and Vertical Dimension presented by Dr. Jason Cope December 5-6, 2014
  • Team Work: It Makes Your Dental Dream Work presented by Rosemary Bray November 21, 2014
  • Today's Inovations: Not Your Daddy's Orthodontics presented by Dr. John Graham University of Western Ontarion Orthodontic Alumni Association Meeting October 17, 2014
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting September 5-6, 2014
  • Opal Orthodontics Faculty Meeting July 18-19, 2014
  • Ontario Asoociation of Orthodontists Scientific Session June 6-8, 2014
  • Ontario Dental Association Annual Meeting May 9-10, 2014
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting April 26-30, 2014
  • Dentistry Would Be Great if it Were Not for the People presented by Anita Jupp April 11, 2014
  • The Interdisciplinary Team: Creating Esthetic Success in the Ortho-Restorative Pateint presented by Dr. Vince Kokich Jr. November 15, 2013
  • Treatment Coordinator Workshop presented by Rosemary Bray September 13-14, 2013
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting May 4-7, 2013
  • Ontario Dental Association Annual Meeting May 3, 2013
  • Surgical Orthodontic Treatment presented by Dr. Bill Arnett and Dr. Richard McLaughlin April 12, 2013
  • The Practical Application of Dental Implants - The Core Concepts presented by Dr. Ken Hebel April 5, 2013
  • Canadian Invisalign Ortho Expo March 22, 2013
  • Ortho 2 Users Group Meeting February 21-23, 2013
  • The MBT Philosophy: A 2 Year Orthodontic Program. Surgical Orthodontics presented by Dr. Richard McLaughlin and Dr. William Arnett November 13-16, 2012
  • Temporary Anchorage Devices in Orthodontics: Techniques for Success presented by Dr. Moe Razavi November 2, 2012
  • Forsus Class II Correctors: Stress-Free and EZ presented by Dr. Lisa Alvetro November 2, 2012
  • The MBT Philosophy: A 2 Year Orthodontic Program presented by Dr. Richard McLaughlin June 10-12, 2012
  • Invisalign: Clear Techniques II June 1-2, 2012
  • American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting May 4-8, 2012
  • Maintaining a Healthy Functioning Masticatory System Through Orthodontic Therapy by Dr. Jeffrey Okeson April 20, 2012

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Dr. Redigonda is an Associate Clinical Professor of orthodontics at the University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, in London, Ontario.

Dr. Redigonda has his own clinic once every three weeks on Friday morning at UWO. He oversees clinical orthodontic treatment for four patients per Graduate Orthodontic Resident per year. Dr. Redigonda is excited to give back to the university that allowed him to reach his educational and career dreams. Teaching has always been a passion.

Dr Anderson is an Adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Western Ontario Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry Department.

Dr. Anderson oversees clinical orthodontic treatment in the Pediatric and Orthodontic clinic at UWO. She educates the undergraduate dental students in third and fourth year.

Lectures are given to the graduate orthodontic residents by Dr. Redigonda on a regular basis.

Topics discussed include:

  • Customer service in the orthodontic office 
  • Practice management
  • Introduction to orthodontics
  • Orthodontic treatment planning
  • Goals of orthodontic treatment
  • Instrumentation in orthodontics
  • The clinical orthodontic examination
  • Orthodontic diagnostic records
  • Risks of orthodontic treatment
  • Appearance and esthetics in contemporary orthodontic treatment
  • Guide to orthodontic bonding
  • Orthodontic band and bracket positioning
  • Adult orthodontics
  • Canine impactions
  • Diagnosis and treatment planning of crown length discrepancies
  • Diagnosis and treatment planning of the "gummy smile"
  • Diagnosis and treatment planning of incisal plane discrepancies
  • Treatment planning for congenitally missing maxillary lateral incisors
  • Treatment planning for congenitally missing second premolar teeth
  • Treatment planning for narrow maxillary incisor teeth
  • Treatment of gingival discrepancies and "black triangles"
  • MBT treatment philosophy and treatment mechanics
  • Forsus treatment mechanics
  • Crossbow treatment mechanics
  • Diagnosis and treatment of periodontal-osseous defects
  • Diagnosis and treatment planning of altered vertical dimension cases
  • Orthodontic Finishing
  • Retention in Orthodontics

Dr. Redigonda has also lectured at various dental study clubs in Ontario and Alberta. He was formerly involved at the University of Western Ontario Continuing Education Department lecturing to general dentists and hygienists about orthodontics.