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February 18, 2015

40 Years of Dentistry... A Retrospective View

Robert G. Rifkin D.D.S.


Beautiful smiles can be created and maintained by performing a pre-treatment evaluation of all of the contributing factors such as facial-skeletal form, tooth shape and position, incisal contour in relation to the adjacent and opposing teeth, lip contour and position.

Then there is the factor of organic occlusion. Does the patient have an anterior/canine guidance mechanism? Do the posterior teeth contact and interfere in lateral movements? Is there a harmful "molar guidance" present?

How do you recognize these conditions?

We are honored to welcome:

Robert G. Rifkin D.D.S.




Dr. Robert G. Rifkin practices dentistry in Beverly Hills, California, the esthetic dentistry "capital of the world," with a focus in esthetics and comprehensive perio-implant rehabilitation.

He studied occlusion with Dr. Charles Stuart and Dr. Peter K. Thomas during the 60's to 80's, then esthetics into the 90's.

As an International lecturer, Dr. Rifkin has spoken on topics such as: facial analysis, esthetics on natural teeth & implants and digital photography to enhance your practice.

Dr. Rifkin has created a high degree of case acceptance in one of the most successful practices in the U.S., and his work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals.

We can learn much from him. A 7-minute video of numerous celebrity patients of Dr. Rifkin will be shown to emphasize the importance of what he will be teaching us today.


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Nobel Biocare
22715 Savi Ranch Parkway
Yorba Linda, CA 92887
Light Dinner: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Continuing Education Meeting: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
No charge to members
$125 for non-members

To reserve your seat click the link below to register online or
e-mail: or call: 714-818-7193
A light dinner will be served. Limited attendance, please reserve early.

OCACD Event Schedule
Quarterly Meeting - June 10, 2015
• Chuck Sargent
– – The Future of Digital Dentistry
Quarterly Meeting - October 21, 2015
• Homa H. Zadeh, DDS, PhD
– – Esthetic Enhancement Through Correction of Soft Tissue Disharmony
Quarterly Meeting - November 4, 2015
• Bob Phillips CPA
– – Plan Now To Cut Your 2015 Income Taxes

Affiliate Schedule


Mentoring study workshops will be scheduled on a demand basis.
* Dates and speakers subject to change