The past two weekends, Dr. White and Dr. Blansett attended the Southwest Society of Periodontics meeting in San Antonio and the Arthur Merritt Lectureship in Dallas. At the Southwest Society of Periodontics meeting, Dr. John Wright, an Oral Pathologist at Baylor College of Dentistry gave an excellent presentation on diseases of bone and soft tissues, with emphasis on diagnosing oral cancer. The Arthur Merritt Lectureship is a prestigious yearly lecture by a prominent member of the periodontal community. Dr. Hom-Lay Wang, Chairman of Periodontics at the University of Michigan, gave a comprehensive overview on implant complications and soft tissue grafting.
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