Why Choose Our Hands-On Orthodontic Course Using Self-ligating Brackets?

  • It is the ONLY COMPREHENSIVE, CLINICAL HANDS-ON ORTHODONTIC COURSE in the United States teaching straight-wire SELF-LIGATING BRACKETS to Non-Orthodontic Specialists!
  • It will prepare you to confidently diagnose and treat most Class I, II, and III malocclusions. Each session includes Friday lecture followed by Saturday clinic treating actual patients.
  • You will learn the same advanced straight-wire SELF-LIGATING BRACKETS that most Orthodontic Specialists use! Learn more about the advantages of Self-ligating Brackets.
  • You will learn orthodontics like residents do -- BY TREATING PATIENTS!
  • For our 10 Session course, 18 month INTEREST-FREE FINANCING is available through the Institute!
  • Stop Referring Out Orthodontics! Just 3 ortho cases per month could add an estimated $15,000 per month to your practice!
  • You will learn from experienced orthodontic instructors  Jeffery Gerhardt and Steve Snodell. Dr. Gerhardt has been teaching licensed dentists – over 300 and counting -- how to confidently straighten teeth for over 20 years!  Dr. Gerhardt is a general dentist but has a large thriving orthodontic practice at his office. Dr. Snodell is an Orthodontic Specialist with over 20 years’ experience.
  • You can EASILY recover the course tuition by completing just 3 or 4 ortho cases in your practice!
  • Learn how to competently treat orthodontic cases of varying difficulties, from minor tooth alignments, mixed dentition, to extraction cases. Our course will teach you how to treat most orthodontic patients in your practice.
  • You will learn how TMJ and airway issues impact orthodontics and receive bonus lectures on minor tooth movement using clear aligners and other bracket systems.
  • You will learn strategies on how to successfully incorporate orthodontics into your practice to dramatically transform it.
  • You don't have to wait until you complete the course to start orthodontic cases in your own practice. Your instructor provides complimentary mentoring on the ortho cases you start in your practice during the course.  We encourage you to bring patient records to Friday sessions for mentoring assistance.
  • With your enrollment, you automatically become a member of the Institute and can start receiving valuable member discounts from participating orthodontic and dental vendors.
  • You can optionally enroll your Dental Assistants for 12 hours of Orthodontic Assistant Training from Dr. Gerhardt and his experienced dental assistants.
  • You can optionally enroll your front office staff in our Orthodontic Front Office Training to receive 4 hours of orthodontic patient set up training (via Zoom) from Dr. Gerhardt’s front office staff.
  • You will learn how orthodontics can help improve your restorative dentistry.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin NW - Lakeline *
10911 Pecan Park Blvd
Austin, TX 78750

Jeffery Gerhardt, D.D.S., P.C. (dba Advanced Family Dentistry)
3415-A El Salido Pkwy
Cedar Park, TX 78613
Phone: 512-257-2483

* mention you are attending our 10 Session Course to obtain a discount on room rates