Robert H. Sattler, DMD, a general practitioner in a family private practice in Southampton, PA, and Amerian D. Sones, DMD, MS, AO Fellow and Vice President, have earned the AO Certificate in Implant Dentistry. Dr. Sones is executive director, Continuing Education, Texas A&M University College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX.
Prosthodontist Zeev Ormianer, DMD from Tel Aviv, Israel, is the recipient of the 2019 William R. Laney Award for the best article published in the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants (JOMI) in the past year. His winning abstract was entitled, “The Effect of Moderately Controlled Type 2 Diabetes on Dental Implant Survival and Peri-implant Bone Loss: A Long-term Retrospective Study,” originally published in Volume 33, Issue 2, 2018.
Patrick J. Henry, BDSc, MSD, DDSc (hc), a prosthodontist from Chittering, Australia, is the 13th recipient of this annual award made possible by a grant from Nobel Biocare and bestowed by the Osseointegration Foundation, AO’s philanthropic arm.