Madison, WI (PRWEB) May 3, 2004 -
Â Lawrence Addleson, DDS of San Diego, CA has been elected President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). Dr. Addleson became President at the organizationÂs upcoming 20th Annual Scientific Session in Vancouver, BC from April 27ÂMay 1, 2004.
ÂI am honored to serve as President of the AACD. This is the premier organization for advancing modern cosmetic dentistry, and I am excited to help lead the profession into the future,Â said Dr. Addleson.
Dr. Addleson has been practicing general dentistry, with an emphasis on aesthetics, in San Diego since his graduation from the University of Southern California School Of Dentistry. He is an Accredited Member of the AACD and is proud to have earned Fellowship status.
In addition to serving on AACDÂs Board of Directors, Dr. Addleson served as Chairman of multiple committees for the Academy, including the Educational Task Force, Accreditation and Fellowship, while being elected as the first Chairman of the AACDÂs Board of Governors. Dr. Addleson has acted as a Board Examiner for dentists who want to achieve Accreditation and Fellowship in the AACD. He co-founded the Southwest Chapter of the AACD and is a cosmetic dental consultant for the San Diego Advanced Study Group.
In order to share his passion for dentistry with his patients, Dr. Addleson built a state-of-the-art dental facility in San Diego. He also seeks to pass on the knowledge to other dentists, so his new practice is designed for use in the education of dental professionals. Dr. Addleson teaches adhesive dentistry nationally and internationally and advises several dental manufacturers regarding products and materials. He is a mentor and instructor for dental study clubs with Âhands-on,Â live patient treatment.
The AACD is largest international dental organization dedicated specifically to the art and science of cosmetic dentistry. Founded in 1984, the AACD has over 6,000 members in the United States and over 50 countries worldwide.
For more information regarding the AACD, please visit http://www.aacd.com.
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