Annual Meeting

November 10, 2018
GDLA Presents Mr. Perry Carroll, CDT and Dr. Rick Kimbrel, DMD
(Four Hours Scientific Credits)
Dental Technology at Full Throttle


An in depth study of dental office procedures that are sent to the dental laboratory for consulting and fabrication of a dental restorations. A complete study of individual case with back ground studies and how they were planned by both doctor and technician to achieve long lasting results

The Identity of Dental Technology


How the dental laboratory profession has evolved to the level of highly skilled
and knowledgeable professional.

Speaker Bio: Perry J. Carroll, CDT

Perry began his career in Dental Technology in 1973 working as an apprentice. He became a Certified Dental Technician in 1984 and opened his lab in that time. Perry's Dental Laboratory focused on full mouth reconstruction, cosmetic, functional aesthetics, and serves high end clients. He has done veneers on three Miss Georgia USA winners. He also enjoys teaching, having taught internationally both technically and clinically. He is an approved instructor for several companies. He and his laboratory are specialized and have beta tested for several companies. He is a partner in Buffalo Tactics (a dental teaching group), a founding member of iTeam, and a founder of Giessen Academy Training Center at St. Simons Island, Georgia. He 

has taught over 100 courses and taught for three years at the University of Florida Grad Pros as a Technical Instructor. He is a Key Opinion Leader and Instructor for Amann Girrbach, an Austrian/International dental equipment and dental materials company, and Bien Air. He is an approved instructor for Straumann Implants. The training center is sponsored by Amann Girrbach, Bien Air, Bredent, X-Nav, Carestream, Komet, Biomet 3i Zimmer, Renfert, Biohorizons, Medentika, and Paterson Dental Supply. He is on the Education Board and a KOL for Solvay Dental.

Speaker Bio: Dr. Rick Kimbrel, DMD

Dr. Rick Kimbrel graduated from Georgia Southern University and earned his DMD from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry in Vidalia since 1990. A dedicated dentist, Dr. Kimbrel continues to travel throughout the United States and Europe attending courses that keep him current in the most advanced areas of dentistry. He completed his training in smile designs and veneer restorations in Chicago, Illinois at the Center for Ethetic Excellence. He completed advanced surgical training in dental implant placement and restoration at Bicon International in Rome, Italy. Dr. Kimbrel is a clinical Associate Professor in Oral Rehabilitation at the Medical College of Georgia. He is licensed and holds certificates in Conscious Sedation Dentistry, Advanced Anterior Esthetics, Dermal Lip and Facial Fillers, Botox, Dysoirt, 

Implant Surgical Placement and Restoration, Damon System Orthodontics, Invisalign Clear Braces, and Cerec CAD/CAM Restorations. Dr. Kimbrel is a "Preferred Provider" for the Invisalign company. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Georgia Dental Association, International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He is a founding member of Buffalo Tactics and a founding member of iTeam. Dr. Kimbrel and Perry have worked together since 1990.



Sonesta Hotel Gwinnett


1775 Pleasant Road, Duluth, GA

Room rate $99 Reservation Link will be emailed.

Reservation must be made by October 27, 2018.

(Program Registration)

A Special Thank You to Nobel BioCare
And Andy Abell, CDT, and Casey Martin, CDT,
for their sponsorship That Makes This Annual
Meeting Possible

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