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Founded in 1931, the Northern Virginia Dental Society (NVDS) is the largest of eight component societies of the Virginia Dental Association and the American Dental Association with over 1,4​00 local member dentists including specialists.

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NVDS CE PROGRAM – “Adding Botox to Your Practice - Creating a Smooth Transition” with Gigi Meinecke RN, BSN, DMD, FAGD

  • Fri, Oct 20, 2023 | 8:30 AM - Fri, Oct 20, 2023 | 12:00 PM
  • Location: Fairfax Marriott in Fair Oaks
  • Address: 11787 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, Fairfax, VA
  • Contact: Erin Matlock
  • Email: ematlock@nvds.org
  • Phone: 703/642-5297

In-Person Continuing Education Lecture
Full Day - 6 CE
**Deadline 10/13/23**
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Before committing the time and financial resources to getting trained in Botox, it’s important to know if this modality suits your practice, your skills and especially your interests. This program provides an overview of the cosmetic and therapeutic indications for toxins, training, overhead and how these treatments integrate with dental practice.

Course Objectives:
  • Discuss therapeutic and cosmetic indications for neurotoxins
  • Describe educational commitments of adding neuromodulation to your practice
  • Discuss the business implications and requirements for successful implementation
About Our Presenter:
Dr. Gigi Meinecke has been active in the field of facial injectables since 2004. In 2013 she established FACES Education, providing cosmetic and therapeutic injectable training to medical and dental professionals with a core focus on comprehensive facial anatomy. Her programs regularly integrate cadaver study with live patient injections. 
In addition to teaching nationally, Dr. Meinecke is faculty, course director and facial anatomy pro-sector for the Facial Injectables Pre-doctoral program at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine. She also provides litigation support as an expert witness in the injectable domain. 
Her publications include “Applications for Facial Injectables in Dentistry,” “Lower Face Influence on Total Facial Esthetics,” and “When and How to Say No to Facial Injectable Patients.” She is author of the book, “Start and Grow Your Cosmetic Injectable Practice.” 
Dr. Meinecke is active in organized dentistry and is a current member of the Academy of General Dentistry’s Dental Practice Council. She served 2 consecutive terms on the AGD’s Legislative and Governmental Affairs Council and is a past Chair of the ADA Council on Communications. Dr. Meinecke is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry, the International College of Dentists, the American College of Dentists and is a 2023 Fellow Candidate in the Pierre Fauchard Academy. Dr. Meinecke maintains a private practice limited to facial injectables in Potomac, Maryland.

The Northern Virginia Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. See each course description for the number of continuing education credits designated by the Northern Virginia Dental Society.