Thank you very much for taking the time to look at Elliot's case. We were impressed with your office and staff. You're certainly on the right track. As Elliot said "that guy really knows his stuff!"

- Barry R.

Dr. M’s Continuing Education

Dr. Martinez works very hard to stay at the leading edge of orthodontic advances in order to provide his patients with the latest and best treatment options available. Below is a list of the continuing education Dr. Martinez has taken in the last couple of years. While the Ohio State Dental Board mandates 20 hours of continuing education each year, Dr. Martinez usually exceeds 100 hours per year!

2009 - 2011

Coming soon.

2008:

Total CE (continuing education)= 112.5 Lecture/Supervised CE plus approximately 40 hours unsupervised (low estimate) for a total of 152.5 hours for 2008.

Lecture Courses:

March 1, 2008: 35th Annual Moyer’s Symposium. University of Michigan (9 hrs) May 17-20, 2008. 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists (Denver). 27.5 hrs)

October 1-5. Progressive 2 Study Club. (San Antonio) (20hrs)

November 7, 2008. OSHA/Infection Control Course. Course REQUIRED for every dentist in Ohio by Ohio State Dental Board every 2 years for dental license renewal (2 hrs CE)

November 14-15, 2008. Regional Meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists (New York) (12 hours)

Supervised Self Study Courses:

These courses involve studying audio-visual materials and taking an online quiz to verify learning of the material:

  • Orthodontics Select:
  1. 3/7/08. Volume 20, Issue 1. 2 hrs CE
  2. 3/18/08. Volume 20, Issue 4. 2 hrs CE
  3. 3/22/08. Volume 20, Issue 5. 2 hrs CE
  4. 3/22/08. Volume 20, Issue 6. 2 hrs CE
  5. 3/16/08. Volume 20, Issue 7. 2 hrs CE
  6. 3/22/08. Volume 20, Issue 8. 2 hrs CE
  7. 3/7/08. Volume 20, Issue 9. 2 hrs CE
  8. 3/21/08. Volume 20, Issue 10. 2 hrs CE
  9. 3/30/08. Volume 20, Issue 11. 2 hrs CE
  10. 3/30/06. Volume 20, Issue 12. 2 hrs CE
  11. 12/20/08. Volume 21, Issue 5. 2 hrs CE
  12. 12/17/08. Volume 21, Issue 8. 2 hrs CE
  • Topics in Orthodontics:
  1. 3/16/08. Volume 2, Issue 2. 3 hrs CE
  2. 3/2/08. Volume 2, Issue 3. 3 hrs CE
  3. 3/18/08. Volume 2, Issue 5. 3 hrs CE
  4. 3/2/08. Volume 2, Issue 6. 3 hrs CE
  5. 3/2/08. Volume 2, Issue 7. 3 hrs CE
  6. 7/7/08. Volume 2, Issue 9. 3 hrs CE

Unsupervised Self-Study:

Dr. Martinez reads the 3 major orthodontic journals each month (American Journal of Orthodontics, Angle Orthodontist, and Journal of Clinical Orthodontics) as well as several trade journals. These activities generally take about 3-5 hours per month.

2007:

Total CE = 118 for speaking/lecture/supervised instruction plus approximately 40 hours for unsupervised instruction = 158 Total CE in 2007

Speaking engagements:

February 12, 2007: Dr. Martinez presented information to members of the Cincinnati Dental Society at their annual “Dining and Dataistry” Forum. (1.5hrs CE)

Lecture courses:

February 24-25, 2007: 34th Annual Moyers’ Symposium. University of Michigan. (9 hrs CE)

May 19-21, 2007: 2006 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists (Seattle). (19 hrs CE)

September 7, 2007. Indiana University Orthodontic Alumni Association Annual conference. (6 hours)

October 4-7, 2007. Progressive 2 Study Club. (Cincinnati). (20 hrs CE)

Supervised Self-Study:

These courses involve studying audio-visual materials and taking an online quiz to verify learning of the material:

  • Orthodontics Select
  1. 1/21/07. Volume 17, Issue 12. 2 hrs CE
  2. 1/21/07. Volume 18, Issue 1. 2 hrs CE
  3. 1/22/07. Volume 19, Issue 7. 2 hrs CE
  4. 1/24/07. Volume 19, Issue 6. 2 hrs CE
  5. 2/21/07. Volume 19, Issue 8. 2 hrs CE
  6. 2/22/07. Volume 19, Issue 9. 2 hrs CE
  7. 4/20/07. Volume 19, Issue 10. 2 hrs CE
  8. 5/15/07. Volume 19, Issue 11. 2 hrs CE
  9. 6/29/07. Volume 19, Issue 12. 2 hrs CE
  10. 9/24/07. Volume 20, Issue 3, 2 hrs CE
  11. 9/25/07. Volume 20, Issue 2, 2 hrs CE
  • Orthodontics Select
  1. 2/11/07. Volume 1. Issue 1. 3 hrs CE
  2. 2/11/07. Volume 1. Issue 2. 3 hrs CE
  3. 2/11/07. Volume 1. Issue 3. 3 hrs CE
  4. 2/18/07. Volume 1. Issue 4. 3 hrs CE
  5. 2/21/07. Volume 1. Issue 6. 3 hrs CE
  6. 3/3/07. Volume 1. Issue 7. 3 hrs CE
  7. 3/4/07. Volume 1. Issue 8. 3 hrs CE
  8. 3/10/07. Volume 1. Issue 5. 3 hrs CE
  9. 4/26/07. Volume 1. Issue 10. 3 hrs CE
  10. 5/09/07. Volume 1. Issue 9. 3 hrs CE
  11. 6/24/07. Volume 1. Issue 11. 3 hrs CE
  12. 6/24/07. Volume 1. Issue 12. 3 hrs CE
  13. 7/17/07. Volume 2. Issue 1. 3 hrs CE
  14. 10/18/07. Volume 2. Issue 2. 3 hrs CE

Unsupervised Self-Study:

Dr. Martinez reads the 3 major orthodontic journals each month (American Journal of Orthodontics, Angle Orthodontist, and Journal of Clinical Orthodontics) as well as several trade journals. These activities generally take about 3-5 hours per month.


2006:

Total CE = 125 speaking/lecture/supervised plus approximately 40 hours unsupervised (low estimate) for a total of 165 hours for 2006.

Speaking engagements:

January 24, 2006. Dr. Martinez was a co-presenter on the subject of Invisalign at the Western Hills Study Club Meeting.

February 22, 2006. Dr. Martinez gave one of the presentations at the Progressive Study Club in Florida (see below)

March 27, 2006. Dr. Martinez gave a presentation on the latest orthodontic advances at the Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (see below)

September 5, 2006. Dr. Martinez was the guest speaker at the Greater Cincinnati Dental Study Club. He gave a 1-hour presentation on the latest advances in orthodontics. (1hr CE)

Lecture Courses:

  1. February 20-23, 2006. Progressive Study Club. (Florida) (16 hrs CE)
  2. February 25-26, 2006: 33rd Annual Moyers’ symposium. University of Michigan. (9 hrs CE)
  3. March 27, 2006. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  4. May 6-9, 2006. 2006 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists (Nevada). (25.5 hrs CE)
  5. May 17, 2006. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  6. May 19, 2006. Invisalign Provider Workshop I. (Indiana) (6 hrs CE)
  7. September 9, 2006. Infection Control Course. Course REQUIRED for every dentist in Ohio by Ohio State Dental Board every 2 years for dental license renewal (2 hrs CE)
  8. September 9, 2006. Substance Abuse Course. Every dentist in Ohio is REQUIRED by Ohio State Dental Board to take this course every 2 years for dental license renewal. (2 hrs CE)
  9. September 13-16, 2006. Progressive 2 Study Club (California). (20 hrs CE)
  10. September 25, 2006. COMSI Implant Study Club (Cincinnati) (3 hrs CE)
  11. October 25, 2006. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  12. November 16, 2006. Course in ‘Temporary Anchorage Devices.’ (Cincinnati 1.5 hrs)
  13. November 29, 2006. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)

Supervised Self Study courses:

These courses involve studying audio-visual materials and taking an online quiz to verify learning of the material:

  • Orthodontics Select
  1. 1/11/06. Volume 18, Issue 2. 2 hrs CE
  2. 1/11/06. Volume 18, Issue 3. 2 hrs CE
  3. 3/1/06. Volume 18, Issue 4. 2 hrs CE
  4. 3/1/06. Volume 18, Issue 6. 2 hrs CE
  5. 3/2/06. Volume 18, Issue 5. 2 hrs CE
  6. 3/22/06. Volume 18, Issue 7. 2 hrs CE
  7. 4/6/06. Volume 18, Issue 8. 2 hrs CE
  8. 5/23/06. Volume 18, Issue 9. 2 hrs CE
  9. 9/7/06. Volume 19, Issue 1. 2 hrs CE
  10. 9/22/06. Volume 18, Issue 11. 2 hrs CE
  11. 9/22/06. Volume 18, Issue 12. 2 hrs CE
  12. 11/10/06. Volume 19, Issue 2. 2 hrs CE
  13. 11/24/06. Volume 19, Issue 3. 2 hrs CE
  14. 12/21/06. Volume 19, Issue 4. 2 hrs CE
  15. 12/21/06. Volume 19, Issue 5. 2 hrs CE

Unsupervised Self-Study:

Dr. Martinez reads the 3 major orthodontic journals each month (American Journal of Orthodontics, Angle Orthodontist, and Journal of clinical orthodontics) as well as several trade journals. These activities generally take about 3-5 hours per month.


2005:

Total CE = 101hrs speaking/lecture/supervised plus approximately 40 hours unsupervised for a total of 141 hours for 2005.

Speaking engagements:

April 27, 2005. Gave presentation on orthodontic implants at Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club.

Lecture Courses:

  1. January 4, 2005. Greater Cincinnati Study Club Meeting. (Cincinnati) (1 hr CE)
  2. January 21-23, 2005. American Association of Orthodontists’ Symposium on Early Treatment. (Nevada) (11hrs CE)
  3. February 1, 2005. Greater Cincinnati Study Club Meeting. (Cincinnati) (1 hr CE)
  4. February 23, 2005. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  5. March 12, 2005. Controversies in Orthognathic Surgery. (Washington, DC) (8hrs CE)
  6. April 5, 2005. Greater Cincinnati Study Club Meeting. (Cincinnati) (1 hr CE)
  7. April 27, 2005. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  8. May 21-24, 2005. 2005 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Orthodontists. (California) (27 hrs CE)
  9. September 29-October 2, 2005. Progressive Study Club. (Texas) (20 hrs CE)
  10. October 26, 2005. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  11. November 30, 2005. Western Hills Interdisciplinary Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2 hrs CE)
  12. December 2, 2005. Invisalign Study Club. (Cincinnati) (2hrs CE)

Supervised Self Study courses:

These courses involve studying audio-visual materials and taking an online quiz to verify learning of the material:

  • Orthodontics Select
  1. 01/16/05. Volume 17, Issue 01. 2 hrs CE
  2. 01/16/05. Volume 17, Issue 02. 2 hrs CE
  3. 02/05/05. Volume 17, Issue 03. 2 hrs CE
  4. 03/03/05. Volume 17, Issue 04. 2 hrs CE
  5. 04/08/05. Volume 17, Issue 05. 2 hrs CE
  6. 04/15/05. Volume 17, Issue 06. 2 hrs CE
  7. 07/07/05. Volume 17, Issue 07. 2 hrs CE
  8. 07/18/05. Volume 17, Issue 08. 2 hrs CE
  9. 09/03/05. Volume 17, Issue 09. 2 hrs CE
  10. 09/12/05. Volume 17, Issue 10. 2 hrs CE
  11. 10/26/05. Volume 17, Issue 11. 2 hrs CE

Unsupervised Self-Study:

Dr. Martinez reads the 3 major orthodontic journals each month (American Journal of Orthodontics, Angle Orthodontist, and Journal of clinical orthodontics) as well as several trade journals. These activities generally take about 3-5 hours per month.