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Winter 2017 Case Report Video Now Available:

Case M.S../Drs. Rabizadeh, Papademetriou, Santucci

PCSO Resident Research Review: 
University of Alberta    video

Dr. Payam Owtad, the editor of the PCSO Bulletin Case Report column, invites you to send your cases to be featured in the upcoming issues of the Bulletin. He is looking for cases that exhibit unique skeletal, dental, or occlusal problems, and allow for more than one treatment option. If you have a case that you think would be a good fit, or you have any questions about submitting a case, please contact Dr. Owtad at

Do you think braces or other orthodontic treatment may be in your child’s future? PCSO’s own Dr. Paul Kasrovi answers questions for those just getting started. click here to access article

Special PCSO Bulletin Issue on "Impacted Maxillary Canines!  It includes a survey of program directors of all PCSO postgraduate orthodontic programs regarding methods of management, diagnosis, and treatment planning of impacted maxillary canines. The article explores the various modalities of treatment that residents encounter. 

View the Special Issue here. 

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PCSO Annual Session 2018 - click here for more information on registration and hotel.

Registration will be available in early April

2018 PCSO Preview Program Coming Soon

PCSO 365 Mobile App Offers Convenient, Year-Round Access to Resources and Information. Our new, easy-to-use mobile app allows you to stay connected with the news and information that matter most to you.

Here’s a quick breakdown of just a few things you will be able to accomplish with the new mobile app:
  •  Access the latest news and information from the PCSO;
  • Customize and view your Annual Session schedule details;
  • Create a personalized meeting agenda;
  • Manage and view your CE Credits;
  • View sponsor information;
  • Interactive exhibit hall map;
  • Review the PCSO Bulletin, Newswire and Facebook;
  • Connect with colleagues through activity fee
It’s easy to download available in iTunes Store and Googleplay search PCSO. (If you installed the PCSO app prior to August 2015, please delete and install the updated version).


Highlight slide show from the Annual Session Lectures - Podcasts - Webinars   
Click here to view our free library of  lectures series:   

No CE credit is available for on-line lectures.

2017 Annual Session
2016 Annual Session
2015 Annual Session Podcasts   
2014 Annual Session  
2009 - 2012 Webinars


Eating disorders awareness week set for Feb. 26-March 4

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0800

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week is set for Feb. 26-March 4.

March JADA looks at severity of periodontal disease in meth users

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0800

Understanding the severity and prevalence of periodontal disease in patients who use methamphetamines is crucial for dental professionals who may provide care to them, according to research published in the March issue of The Journal of the American Dental Association.

For Washington dentist, Give Kids A Smile is pure fun

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0800

Dr. Werner was among almost 7,000 dentists participating this year in the ADA Foundation's Give Kids A Smile program, which encourages dentists to work together with their communities to provide free dental care to children in need.