Loma Linda University

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Joseph Caruso, DDS, MS, MPH
Associate Dean, Strategic Initiatives&Fac Prac, School of Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Professor, Orthodontics
School of Dentistry
Non-LLU Teaching Activities 
Lectures, Courses and Seminars (non-LLU)
2/2010 Sense and Non-Sense; Imaging Methods used for Evaluation of TMD Problems. Course discussed various methods to image and diagnose TM joint conditions. Differences of transcranial, panoral, plain film tomography, CT, and CBCT were discussed for an understanding of preferred techniques for diagnostic yield.
9/2009 PCSO- 3D Imaging-Do We really Need IT. Given for the regions meeting of the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
11/2008 Tri-County Dental Society, Colton, CA: "Pinplants in Orthodontics." November 5, 2008
8/2008 3D Symposium, Orange, CA: "The Use of Conebeam in a University Setting." August 1, 2008
6/2008 Wendell Wylie Memorial Lecture:  Conebeam Computed Tomographu:  Use and Misuse." June 20,2008
5/2008 American Association of Orthodontics 108th Annual Sessions, Denver, CO: "2-D or not 2-D...is there a question?"
3/2008 Southern Association of Orthodontists, Charleston, SC: "The Use of Conebeam in an Orthodontic Setting." March 13, 2008 - March 15, 2008
3/2008 Southern Association of Orthodontists, Charleston, SC: "The Use of Miniscrews in Orthodontics." March 13,2008-March 15, 2008
3/2008 Mid Peninsula Dental Meeting, Palo Alto, CA: "The Use of CBCT for Dental Diagnosis and Treatment Planning." March 7,2008
3/2008 Mid Peninsula Dental Society: "3D Virtual Patient-Practical Applications for Implants, Orthodontics, and Facial Pain." March 7, 2008
10/2007 Annual Session of Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, Monterey, CA: "3D Imaging for the Private Practioner." October 12, 2007 - October 16, 2007
10/2007 Hands-on course for Orthodontists, Coeur D''alene, ID: "Use of Miniscrews for Orthodontic Anchorage." October 13, 2007
8/2007 University of Manitoba, Canada: "Use of Miniscrews for Orthodontic Anchorage." August 17, 2007