DTR Summit: The Non-Appliance Approach to Treating Occluso-Muscle Disorders - November 2017

November 17 – 18, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Robert Kerstein, DMD and Ben Sutter, DMD share their method of treating patients with headaches and TMD pain in this hands-on, clinical workshop. Participants will receive 16 hours of CE credit upon seminar completion.

Course Overview

This course will teach you a minimally invasive way to diagnose and treat patients experiencing TMD signs and symptoms through managing occlusion. Learn from two of the leaders in Disclusion Time Reduction (DTR) Therapy, Dr Robert Kerstein and Dr Ben Sutter, through lectures, live patient treatment, and hands-on workshops.

What You Will Learn

  • Define what Disclusion Time Reduction (DTR) Therapy is and the science and research behind it
  • Evaluate and diagnose clinical DTR cases
  • Gain skills and interpreting data with hands-on clinical demonstrations for occlusal analysis
  • Demonstrate what you learn to live patient treatment
  • Assess when and when not to treat patients with DTR
  • Formulate how DTR can be applied to other areas of dentistry

This course will be a combination of lecture and demonstration.

About the Presenters

Dr. Robert KersteinRobert Kerstein, DMD is recognized as a leading author and researcher in the field of Computerized Occlusal Analysis. He has published several reviewed publications, authored textbook chapters, and most recently, has collaborated as Head Editor with 16 international authors to create the Handbook of Research on Computerized Occlusal Analysis Applications in Dental Medicine.

Dr. Ben SutterBen Sutter, DMD has been studying and treating TMJ dysfunction since going into private practice in 2008. In that time, he has sought advanced education and training in treating neuromuscular issues. His studies have taken him to the Las Vegas Institute, and the Piper Education and Research Center, as well as becoming Perfect Bite Doctor certified.

Event Details

Friday, November 17, 2017 and Saturday, November 18, 2017

Registration begins at 8am, course ends at 5:30pm. Lunch is provided.


UNLV School of Dental Medicine
1700 W Charleston Blvd A
Las Vegas, NV 89102

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Registration Details

Contact: Janna, course manager, 541-683-7500

CE Credit: 16 hours upon seminar completion by Big Sky Seminars.

The price for this seminar is $1595 if registered by October 16, 2017 ($2095 regular price). SPACE IS LIMITED!

All paid meeting registrations will be refunded totally on or before October 16 2017. After that date, registrants will be refunded half of the tuition. If the course is cancelled for any reason, registrants will receive a full refund.

Big Sky Seminars is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA CERP through joint sponsorship between Big Sky Seminars and Tekscan, Inc. Big Sky Seminars designates this activity for 16 hours continuing education credit.

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. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/goto/cerp

Promotional support is provided by Tekscan, Inc.