February 28, 2013
roundbreaking educational partnership with several of the most experienced laser dentistry educators
Syneron Dental Lasers (
), the leading provider of innovative dental laser technologies is pleased to announce the launch of its global LiteTouch™ Training Academy, with a groundbreaking concept that opens more than 8 academic institutions around the globe offering practical LiteTouch™ training and insight into the Laser-in-the-Handpiece™ technology.
Syneron Dental Lasers has partnered in education with world-class leading laser dentistry institutions including:
- The International Society for Oral Laser Applications (SOLA) in Vienna.
- The University of Barcelona.
- The Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem.
- The University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis.
- The University of Plovdiv.
- Faculty of Medical Sciences, General Stomatology University "Goce Delcev" Stip, R. Macedonia.
- The University of Geneva.
- The Asia Pacific Laser Institute.
The LiteTouch™ training programs include instructor-led classroom lectures as well as hands-on sessions. The Academy offers training programs led by key opinion leaders and targets two main groups: new entrants to laser dentistry and practitioners looking to extend their clinical knowledge. In addition, the program will provide a first-of-its-kind education program for specialists seeking to understand best practices and clinical solutions for specific procedures in their area of specialty (e.g., Endodontics, Periodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Restorative and Oral Surgery, Aesthetic Dentistry and more).
"We are delighted to launch a truly first of its kind LiteTouch™ Training Academy that spans the entire globe," said Ira Prigat, President and CEO of Syneron Dental Lasers. "Furthermore, we are proud to have assembled a stellar team of LiteTouch™ lecturers who have accumulated hundreds of training hours over the past few years. Our Training Academy further emphasizes the importance Syneron Dental Lasers places on laser education and the wide implementation of dental laser technology. Academy Graduates will be able to immediately start using LiteTouch™ laser to perform daily and complex dental procedures," added Ira Prigat.