CARY A. SHAPOFF D.D.S.
Private Practice of Periodontics-Dental Implants
Dental School: Case Western Reserve University, graduated 1972
Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology – 1981
Co-Chairman, American Board of Periodontology, 2009-2010
Past President, Connecticut Society of Periodontists (1986-87)
Member, Academy of Osseointegration
Fellow, Pierre Fauchard Academy, 2001
President and Founder, Craniofacial Diagnostic Imaging Center, 1995
Finalist presenter: Orban Research Competition in Periodontics AAP Annual Meeting, 1977
Published, J. of Periodontology, 51: 625, 1980, "The effect of particle size on the osteogenic activity of composite grafts of allogenic freeze-dried bone and autogenous marrow."
Author and Publisher, "Implant Dentistry and Periodontal Forms for the Periodontist, 1993
Published, Crestal Bone Loss and the Consequences of Retained Excess Cement Around Dental Implants; Compendium of Dental Education, vol. 33 (2), February 2012
Published: Article written for Implant Practice US featuring BioHorizons implants “Treating compromised sites with narrow implants”
Published: Article written for Implant Practice US featuring BioHorizons Implant, allograft bone and prosthetic components. “Tackling a challenging clinical situation”
Columnist for Connecticut Dental Hygiene Journal (quarterly publication) on
Lecturer in Periodontics- Dental meetings in Connecticut, New York, Mexico, Martinique, F.W.I.
Clinical Investigator, HTR Bone Graft material, U.S. Surgical, Norwalk, CT (1988-89)
Lecturer, Johnson & Johnson Dental Products (Biotechnica) -1990 - presented in Valley Forge, PA and Columbus, OH.
Lecturer, Fones School of Dental Hygiene, October 1994
Lecturer, USBiomaterials Symposium on Bone Grafting, Baltimore, Maryland, June 1995
Lecturer, Nashville Dental meeting, , "Periodontal Treatment in a General Practice Office – What To Do and What Not To Do", August 1995
Lecturer, Block Drug Corporation National Sales Meeting, November 1995 "Clinical Uses of PerioGlas Bone Graft Alloplastic in Periodontal Practice.
Lecturer,Greater New York Dental Meeting, Nov. 1995, "Periodontal Treatment in a GeneralPractice-What To Do and What Not To Do"
Lecturer, University of Illinois at Chicago, Graduate Department of Periodontics - Clinical Use of PerioGlas in Human Periodontal Defect, Dec. 1995
Lecturer, Concord Study Club, Implantology in the Everyday General Practice, Concord, NH, January 1996
Lecturer and Consultant, Bone Regeneration Materials Advisory Board, Block Drug Company,Atlanta, GA Feb. 8-10, 1996
Lecturer, Block Drug Company (Canada) Ltd., National Sales Meeting, Banff, Alberta Canada,March 4-6, 1996
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", Buffalo,Chicago, Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver, May 1996
Lecturer, PerioGlas Lecture Series, Block Drug Company, Dearborn, Chicago, San
Featured Speaker, Canadian Dental Association, Montreal, Quebec; August 20, 1996,“Periodontal Treatment in a General Practice- What to do and what NOT to do” and “Periodontal Surgery Review for the General Dentist”
Lecturer, AAP Annual Meeting, New Orleans October 1996, “ Clinical Use of a Bioactive Glass Particulate in Human Osseous Defects.”
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", Milan, Italy,March 1997
Featured Speaker, California Dental Association, Anaheim, California; April, 1997,
Lecturer, Connecticut Dental Hygiene Association, “What happens to the patient when they go to the periodontist?, May 1997
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", Block DrugCompany (Canada), Winnepeg, Edmunton, May 1997
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", (All Day Program), Royal College of Surgeons, London, England, July 1997
Lecturer, AAP Annual Meeting, San Diego, Bioactive Glass and Calcium Sulfate- Materials for the Next Millennium, October, 1997
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", Block Drug Company (Canada), Toronto, London and Halifax, November/December 1997
Featured Speaker (All Day), Toronto Mid-Winter Dental Clinic, Toronto, Ontario, November 1997, “Periodontal Treatment in a General Practice – Current and New Concepts for the Next Millennium” and “Periodontal Surgery Review for the General Dentist”
Featured Speaker (All Day), Greater New York Dental Meeting, November, 1997 “Periodontal Surgery Review for the General Dentist” and “A Common Sense Approach to Incorporating Implant Restorations in the Every Day General Practice.”
Featured Speaker, French Society of Periodontology, January 1998, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects”, Paris, France.
Featured Speaker (two-day program), January 1998, North American Periodontal Study Club, “New Technologies in Periodontics-What works for me”, Hawaii.
Featured Speaker (All Day), Pacific Dental Conference, Vancouver, B.C. March 1998 “Periodontal Treatment in a General Practice – Current and New Concepts for the Next Millennium” and “Periodontal Surgery Review for the General Dentist”
Lecturer, Scandinavian Society of Periodontology, May 6-8, 1998, Kolmarden, Sweden “ Clinical Use of a Bioactive Glass Particulate in Human Osseous Defects.”
Lecturer, AAP Annual Meeting, Boston, Periodontal Grafting Materials: Regenerative Therapy from Teeth to Implants, (Dr. Burton Langer, co-speaker) September, 1998
Lecturer, Danish Periodontal Society, Nyborg, Denmark, November 17, 1998, Clinical Use of a Bioactive Glass Particulate in Human Osseous Defects.”
Lecturer, British Periodontal Regeneration Study Club, Eastman Dental Center, London, U.K., November 18, 1998, Clinical Use of a Bioactive Glass Particulate in Human Osseous Defects.”
Lecturer, "Clinical Use of PerioGlas for the Treatment of Human Osseous Defects", Block Drug Company, Cincinnati, New Brunswick ,March 3-4, 1999
Lecturer, Grand Rounds, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Department of Dentistry, “New Technological Advances in Bone Regeneration and Dental Implant Manufacturing”, Feb 25, 1999
Lecturer, (All-Day) EPORA (Argentina) “ Jornadas Internacionales de Odontologia”J Periodontal Treatment and Dental Implant Surgical Techniques, June 14, 1999
Lecturer, APCD Dental Implant Meeting, Sao Paulo, Brazil, “ Bone Grafting with Bioactive Glass Around Dental Implants and Other Osseous Defects , August 10, 1999
Lecturer, American Academy of Implant Dentistry Annual Meeting “ Bone Grafting with Bioactive Glass around Dental Implants”, Orlando, Florida, September 23, 1999
Lecturer, American Academy of Periodontology Annual Meeting, “ Clinical Use of the Micro-Lok Implant System- 6 year data”, San Antonio, Texas, September 25, 1999
Lecturer, 26th Annual Periodontal Symposium, USC Symposium, Los Angeles, CA Jan. 14-15, 2000
Lecturer, 5th Asian-Pacific Implant Congress, ICOI, Sydney, Australia, “ “Clinical and Surgical Advantages of the Micro-Lok Implant System”, March 26, 2000
Lecturer, EuroPerio2000, Geneva, Switzerland, Clinical, Histological and Research Findings with Bioactive Glass Particulate Graft Material in Osseous Defects., May 2000
Lecturer, All-day program “ Current and New Concepts in Periodontics- What you need to Know”, Atlanta, Ga., August, 2000
Lecturer, 1st Annual Meeting of Oral Implantology, Taipei, Taiwan, All-day course on dental implantology and presentation of the Micro-Lok Implant system, Jan. 11-14, 2001.
Lecturer, "10th Annual Patricia McLean Symposium, "Periodontal Update for the Dental Hygienist", Columbia University, New York, March, 2002
Lecturer, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky Periodontal Residency Program (Issues in Periodontics and Dental Implants-(all-day program), July 6, 2007
Lecturer, Charles R. Jerge Dental Seminar “Meeting in the Mountains”, “Almost Everything You Need to Know about Dental Implants and Periodontics”, Asheville, N.C. October 13, 2007
Lecturer, Stony Brook, NY, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Indianapolis “Long-term results with Laser-Lok collar design dental implants- It’s all about stability”, 2008
Lecturer, London, England, Bristol, England, Birmingham, England, “Long-term use of Laser-Lok designed dental implants”, June 2008
All-Day Speaker, San Diego, CA, for BioHorizons Dental Implant Company (Korean Dentist Audience) March 2009
All-Day Speaker, NYU International Implant Week, Translating Research to Chairside: New Strategies for Achieving Superior Function and Aesthetics Through Soft and Hard Tissue Retention Around Dental Implants, April 2009
Lecturer, Biohorizons Dental Implant programs, Seattle, WA., Bangkok , Hat Yai , Thailand and Jakarta, Indonesia, "Laser-Lok Long-term Results and Acheiving Esthetic Outcomes with the Biohorizons Laser-Lok Dental Implant", Jan-Feb 2010
Lecturer, “Managing Narrow Ridges in the Esthetic Zone”, BioHorizons Global Symposium, April 28-May 1, 2011, Phoenix, AZ
Lecturer, Everything you need to know about Periodontics and Dental Implants for the Exceptional Dental Practice”, all-day lecture, Dr. Owens study club, Austin, TX, October 2011
Lecturer, Achieving Esthetic Outcomes with Dental Implants, Dallas, TX, Birmingham AL, Scarsdale NY, Albany NY. (2012)
Lecturer, Achieving Predictable Implant Esthetics: Understanding Seven Basic Principles, (All-Day), Louisiana Society of Periodontology, New Orleans, LA, July 15, 2012
Speaker, BioHorizons Global Symposium, “A 12-Year Restrospective Analysis of the Clinical Application of Laser-Lok Microchannel Technology”, Miami, FL., April 2013
All-Day Speaker, CSDA’s 148th Charter Oak Dental Meeting “Achieving Predictable Implant Esthetics/Treatment Planning Considerations for the Complex Implant Case: From Seven Basic Principles to Interdisciplinary Collaboration” Mohegan Sun Resort Casino, Uncasville CT. May 8 –10, 2013
Speaker: Denver Evolution Education Event, “Achieving Ideal Implant Esthetics-Managing the Hard and Soft Tissue Zones”; Denver, CO., December 5, 2014
Speaker: “Biologic Stability Through Enhanced Dental Implant Design and Surface Technology; American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) New York Section Spring Meeting, New York City, NY; May 5, 2015
Speaker: “Turning Patient Expectations Into Reality”, Southeastern Dental Society Fall Meeting, Savannah, GA., September 18, 2015
Speaker: Saratoga Springs Study Club “Achieving Optimal Implant Esthetics”; Saratoga Springs, NY, March 23, 2016
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