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About New Mexico AGD

The Academy of General Dentistry was founded in 1952 and is the second largest dental association in the United States. 

Our mission is to serve the needs and represent the interests of general dentists, promote the oral health of the public, and foster continued proficiency of general dentists through quality continuing dental education.

The ultimate goal of our constituent chapter is to be the foremost provider of live dental CE for general dentists and their teams in the state of New Mexico.


Continuing Education and Events

More Surgical Procedures for the General Dentist
June 22nd, 2024 Las Cruces, NM 

This all-day lecture/hands-on course is designed to introduce the attendee to more surgical procedures. 
The morning lecture will start with a didactic portion reviewing
simple extractions, surgical extractions, and other procedures that a general dentist can perform in-office. 

 Expanding oral surgery skills will help patients get treatment from their primary care dentist instead of traveling great distances to see the specialist. The lecture will feature slides of cases done by the speaker including how to close sinus perforations, buccal fat pad advancement, implant placement, required armamentarium for specific surgical procedures, and knowing when and what cases to refer to the specialist-  among other topics. 

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AGD Fellowship

AGD Mastership

Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition


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