Dr Alan Kwong Hing
Dr Alan “Al” Kwong Hing graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree (with distinction) from the University of Western Ontario. He received the University Gold Medal and completed a concurrent Master's Degree in Pathology. Dr Al has earned multiple other degrees and received numerous awards. A serial entrepreneur he has had a diverse career as a solo dentist and owner of a large multi dental group in Canada as well as in the UK and US. He has owned dental labs and specialised orthodontic labs, a dental models company and as well a company that manufactured orthodontic wires and accessories.
He enjoys lecturing around the world with a focus on personal and practices developed as part of his role as a Coach. He is a published author most notably for the “E Myth Dentist” with Michael Gerber. His current book titled “ Surviving Shit” is in its final draft stages.
Dr Al and his wife Brenda are passionate cyclists and love riding up mountains and then rewarding themselves with good wine and food in the company of their friends. He also loves to travel, hot yoga and is often accompanied by his Bichon Friese Koka. He has two daughters living abroad and is lucky he has an excuse to travel to the US and Germany to visit them often.
Dr Hirohide Arimoto
Dr Hirohide Arimoto is a graduate of Osaka Dental University with a DDS and a PhD degree in Orthodontics and was an Assistant Professor at Department of Orthodontic from 1998 to 2004. He has two private practices, E-Smile International Orthodontics in Osaka and Ashiya Japan from 2001. His orthodontic technique is based on Norma Cetlin’s nonextraction treatment, and he is one of the founder members of the Japanese Academy of Nonextraction Orthodontics (JANO). He was an invited speaker at the Scientific Session of American Association of Orthodontists 2002 and received Joseph E Johnson Table Clinic Award as a member of JANO.
He is a coauthor of two Japanese books, “Molar Oriented Orthodontics” (2011) and “The Life of Visionary Dentist” (2014). He has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally, teaching courses on subjects with Molar Oriented Orthodontois, Interdisciplinary Treatment, Aligner Treatment, and Sustainable Orthodontics. How recent interest in Accelerated Aligner Treatment with photobiomodulation. He is an active member of Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontists, a key opinion leader of Biolux Research, and Invisalign Clinical Speaker.
Dr Al Kwong Hing & Dr Hirohide Arimoto presenting in Taiwan on August 25, 2018
Download Dr Al Kwong Hing's A&H Introduction Presentation from the Taiwan Lecture.
Special Guest Lecturers
Dr. Johnny Liaw
DDS, College of Dentistry, National Taiwan University
MS, Graduate Institute of dental and craniofacial science, Chang Gung University
Past President, Taiwan Association of Orthodontists, 2013 & 2014
Director, Beauty Forever Dental Clinic
Dr. Johnny Liaw completed his orthodontic training at National Taiwan University Hospital in 1994 and received his master degree in Chang Gung Medical University. He is now in private practice since 2002 and he is also a part-time faculty in National Taiwan University Hospital. He served as the President of Taiwan Association of Orthodontists during 2013~2014 and the chairman of Taiwan Board of Orthodontics during 2015~2016.
Next Lecture: TADs Lecture & Hands-on Workshop March 16 & 17 2019
Graduate of Aichi Prefectural Dental Hygienist College
Worked at Midland Swan Dental and Orthopedic
2016 - Began independently offering training seminars
2018 - Founded Blanche, Inc.
Launched business as the first training instructor in Japan on implementing mouthpiece braces. Studies mouthpiece braces both inside and outside of Japan, and developed a independent curriculum to instruct others to become “Mouthpiece Braces Masters.”
Arisa has developed her training on her close interactions with patients from her experiences as a dental hygienist. Based on the twin principles of “Enthusiasm and Results,” Arisa’s methods aim to raise the level of the entire dental team, including doctors and dental staff, in order to increase patient satisfaction. From her time as a university student working at McDonald’s, she came to understand the importance of staying positive and creating a positive image. She was selected as a McDonald’s Olympics Representative from a field of 130,000 and experienced traveling to Athens, Greece.
Dr. Todd Dickerson
Dr. Todd Dickerson is an orthodontist in private practice in the metropolitan Phoenix area. He is the inventor the D2Appliancetm, a patented and trademarked appliance for class II correction. Dr. Dickerson’s primary orthodontic interest is efficient accelerated treatment and its application in private practice. His current research focuses on accelerated tooth movement involving photobiomodulation. Dr. Dickerson has served on clinical advisory boards for multiple orthodontic companies and lectures both in North America and abroad.