Dr. Sam Halabo is an accomplished national and international

speaker, author and product evaluator and runs a state-of-the-art

private practice in San Diego CA.  He is also an adjunct faculty

member at the University of California at San Diego and an editor

for Inside Dentistry Magazine.   


He is a member of the San Diego County Dental Society, California

Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the Academy

of General Dentistry, the Academy of Laser Dentistry and the

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.  He has also been

involved in product evaluations for the Catapult Group and in

clinical research for many years.  He previously served as the

director of dental care at the UCSD homeless clinic in Pacific

Beach, CA.  


He is a graduate of Boston University’s Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry and he completed a General Practice Residency at the Loma Linda Veterans Hospital.  



Achieving Superb Results with Every Day, Direct and Indirect Procedures & CAD/CAM: Esthetic, Profitable & Fun

Synopsis: This course will show evidence based data, case presentations and methods of treating various procedures, standardizing and simplifying processes to ensure predictability and superb outcomes using the latest materials, techniques and technologies.  The second course will focus on how to maximize CAD/CAM use for today’s dentistry.


Learning Objectives:

- Simplify routine techniques to save time and reduce overhead and learn practical concepts to enhance long-term outcomes

- Handle difficult situations like discolored teeth, subgingival margins, tissue sculpting, isolation problems and sclerotic dentin

- Eliminate sensitivity and reduce polymerization shrinkage at the margins of composites to increase the longevity of restorations

- CAD/CAM uses and advantages

- Start to finish case studies including cementation

Dr. Sam Halabo