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Prof. Jeffrey A Dean



Dr. Jeffrey Dean is the Indiana University McDonald Professor of Pediatric Dentistry and a Professor of Orthodontics. He has served Indiana as a hospital residency program director, department chair, executive associate dean, Chancellor’s Chief of Staff and was a Fulbright Scholar at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Board of Orthodontics and the Association Management Companies Institute. He is the senior editor and coauthor of McDonald and Avery’s Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent. The text has been published in eight languages, the 50th anniversary 10th edition was released in 2016, and the latest edition was copyrighted 2022.


1.Impactions, Extractions and Substitutions: Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My! (45 minutes)

This 3 segment seminar will discuss some of the fun and challenges of dealing with common pediatric dental and orthodontic complications of tooth numbers, positions and discrepancies. Utilizing evidenced based review and case based presentations, we’ll take a look at issues in managing lateral incisors, canines, premolars and molars.

2.Preformed Primary Crowns- where did we come from, where are we and where are we headed? (45 minutes)

An interesting review of full coverage primary dentition crowns looking at their past, current and future development and uses. How did we get to where we are, how does it align with current practice, and a peek at what might be in the future.


Orthodontic Workshop  (3 hours)

  1. A Plethora of Appliances for Class II Corrections- Snake Oil or Evidence Based? (45 minutes)
  2. Case Reviews- student and faculty case reviews and discussion (two hours)