My Credentials

Professional Training – Post Graduate Credentials

Dr. Koeppel has been practicing reconstructive implant and laser assisted cosmetic dentistry in the New York and Long Island area for over 25 years.

His involvement in the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and particular interests in the applications of technologies in makeover dentistry have made him a popular choice amongst local and regional dental organizations for lecturing on popular concepts in restorative dentistry.

Post Graduate Training

06/2017 – A Simple, Predictable, and Esthetic Approach to Implant Restorations
03/2017 Digital Driven Dentistry – Success with Implants
03/2017    Digital Workflow and Impressions (Dentsply Cerec Training)
04/2017 – HybridgeXD Affordable Full Arch Cosmetic, Functional, Comfortable, Long Lasting, Successful  Implant Solutions
03/2017 – Digital Driven Dentistry – Using Advancements in Science and Technology to Deliver Excellence
09/2016 – Building the Foundation for Long-Term Implant Success
04/2016 – Direct Composite Veneers Artistic Build Ups That Mimic Nature
04/2016 – Workout for Reaching Peak Performance
04/2016 – Rejuvenation Dentistry Restoring the Worn Dentition
04/2016 – Integrating High Translucency Zirconia Restorations into Restorative Treatment Planning – The Esthetic Edge

02/2016 – Basic Sleep Medicine, Analysis of PSG Reports
02/2016 – Medical and Sleep Disorder History, Determining Patient Candidacy
02/2016 – Literature Review of Various Treatment Alternatives, Sleep Related Breathing Disorders in Children And Adolescents
02/2016 – Oral Appliance Selection and Fitting Techniques, OAT vs. CPAP
02/2016 – Indications, Contraindications, Possible Complications and Side Effects and Long Term Follow Up
02/2016 – The Role of Portable Monitoring in OAT, Optimizing Oral Appliance Effectiveness
11/2015 – Complete Introduction to Dental Sleep Medicine – Proper Protocols and Standards of Practice
11/2015 – Advance Course in Dental Sleep Medicine – Clinical Guidelines for Oral Appliance Therapy 2015 Update, Orthodontic Modalities Pediatric Sleep Apnea
11/2015 – Insights into the Diagnosis and Management of Sleep Disordered Breathing Utilizing Upper Airway Imaging
11/2015 – The Brain Asleep: Physiological and Pharmacological Pathways
11/2015 – Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing: Review and Treatment Options
11/2015 – Dissecting Oral Appliance Design: What’s Important?
11/2015 – Combination Therapy
11/2015 – Legal Aspects of Oral Appliance Therapy
11/2015 – Human Pharyngeal Airway Collapse: A Gift or a Curse?
11/2015 – A Phenotyping Model for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
11/2014 –Full Arch Implant Reconstruction of the Maxilla or Mandible using the Hybridge Protocol
11/2014 The Essentials of Dental Sleep Medicine
09/2014 –Dental Sleep Medicine
09/2014– Advanced Dental Sleep Medicine Update
05/2014 – Achieving Facial And Functional Harmony with Invisalign
04/2014 Treating the Worn Dentition – Predictably, Functionally and Esthetically
03/2014  The Cad Cam Zirconia screw retained implant bridge: An Ideal Full Arch Prosthetic Option
03/2014  TMJ Muscle Palpation, Exam and Evaluation
02/2014 New Methods Creating Exquisite Veneer Temporaries
02/2014 Philosophy of Treatment / Anterior Esthetic Composite Case
02/2014 – Update in Bleaching and Composite Bonding

  • 8/2013 – Advanced Implant Treatment Planning
  • 5/2013 – New Horizons in Laser Therapy in Dentistry
  • 5/2013 – Antibiotics, Medicine and Drug Protocols
  • 4/2013 – Practice Management – Patient and Staff Relationships
  • 4/2013 – Interpreting Cone-Beam CAT Scans
  • 3/2013 – Step by Step Success Methods – Invisalign
  • 3/2013 – Titanium mesh & Implant site development: The pieces for predictable site development
  • 3/2013 – Managing periimplantitis and bone loss
  • 3/2013 – Managing failing grafts and implants
  • 3/3013 – Computer assisted implant surgery
  • 3/2013 – Tissue engineering in oral surgical reconstruction
  • 3/2013 – Edentulous Maxilla and Mandible with immediate treatment options
  • 3/2013 – Selecting the appropriate implant – platform, diameter, material suface
  • 3/2013 – Digital impressions Clinical update
  • 3/2013 – Esthetic management of soft tissues in the esthetic zone
  • 3/2013 – Solving the puzzle of bone and tissue regeneration
  • 3/2013 – Objective Evaluation of Bone Grafting Procedures Using 3D CAT Scans
  • 3/2013 – Triangle Cone Beam CAT Scan Reconstruction and the importance of multiple views
  • 3/2013 – Alveolar Contour Bone Preservation in immediate implant and socket maintenance
  • 12/2012 – NYS Mandated Infection Control Course
  • 08/2012 – Acheiving Predictable Esthetic Results with Bonding – Anterior and Posterior Composites
  • 08/2012 – Periodontal Surgery Update – Aesthetic Crown Lengthening for Gingival Health
  • 06/2012 – New Advances in Invisalign -New Treatment Approaches for Success
  • 05/2012 – American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Annual Meeting
  • 05/2012 – Reaching New Heights in Esthetics for the Edentulous Patient
  • 05/2012 – Predictable Techniques for Complete Ceramic Rehabilitation
  • 05/2012 – The New Economy how to develop better Relationships with Patients
  • 05/2012 – Complete Over Denture Implant Therapy : Treatment Planning and Clinical Techniques for Success
  • 05/2012 – Clinical Update on the best bonding and adhesive dental materials
  • 05/2012 – Zero Sensitivity Bleaching
  • 05/2012 – Diagnosis and Treatment of the Worn Dentition
  • 05/2012 – Contemporary Approach to Smile Design — Conservative to Comprehensive
  • 04/2012 – The Bruxism Triad (Grinding Teeth) – and Sleep Prosthodontics
  • 03/2012 – Nobel Biocare – Preventing and Treating Implant Failures (Perimplantitis)
  • 12/2011 – Malocclusion is a Disease
  • 11/2011 – 25 year Dental Implant Retrospective
  • 07/2011 – Improving Patient Communication
  • 06/2011 – Implant Restorations – Guided Flapless Implant Placement, I-Cat Technology
  • 05/2011 – CAD/CAM Aesthetics – Creating Esthetic, Beautiful, Functional Ceramic Restorations
  • 04/2011 – Invisalign Treatment – 21st Century Orthodontics
  • 03/2011 – Long Term Natural Dentition Option as an Alternative to Dental Implants
  • 11/2010 – Treatment Planning Attachments (Precision) and Implants
  • 11/2010 – Graft less Solutions: Immediate Loading of the Edentulous Patient
  • 11/2010 – Systematic, Pretreatment Evaluation of the Edentulous Maxilla
  • 10/2010 – Removable Orthodontic Appliances, Improving Clinical Results Cosmetic and Function
  • 09/2010 – Improving Periodontal Problems with Invisalign
  • 06/2010 – Orthodontic Expansion
  • 04/2010 – Occlusal Treatment, Centric Occlusion
  • 04/2010 – Aesthetic Options, Occlusal Evaluation
  • 04/2010 – Invisalign Advanced Treatments
  • 03/2010 – Esthetic Restoration of Dental Implants
  • 10/2009 – Invisalign New Invisalign Protocols
  • 10/2009 – Invisalign Appliances
  • 10/2009 – Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry
  • 06/2009 – Esthetics: Confronting Cosmetic Complexities
  • 03/2009 – Implant Dentistry: New Advances in Tissue and Esthetic Management
  • 06/2008 – Equipoise: Prosthodontics – Removable
  • 05/2008 – Nobel Biocare: Surgical Phase Therapy
  • 05/2008 – Nobel Biocare: Reconstructive Phase Therapy
  • 04.2008 – Invisalign (Align Technology): Orthodontics
  • 03/2008 – Nobel Biocare: Reconstructive Phase Therapy
  • 01/2008 – Nobel Biocare: Reconstructive Phase Therapy
  • 01/2008 – Nobel Biocare: Surgical Phase Therapy
  • 10/2008 – Suffolk County Dental Society: Emergency Dentistry
  • 06/2007 – Functional Orthodontics
  • 02/2007 – Surgical Orthodontics
  • 01/2007 – Orthodontics
  • 10/2006 – Orthodontics
  • 08/2006 – Prosthodontics – Removable
  • 02/2006 – TMJ Therapy Centre: Myofascial Pain
  • 02/2006 – TMJ Therapy Centre: Myofunctional Therapy
  • 02/2006 – TMJ Therapy Centre: TM Disorders
  • 05/2005 – Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental (LVI): Myofascial Pain Dysfunction and Occlusion
  • 04/2005 – Endodontics
  • 04/2005 – Nobel Biocare: Reconstructive Phase Therapy
  • 02/2005 – Nobel Biocare: Reconstructive Phase Therapy
  • 12/2004 – Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental: Ceramic Restorations
  • 11/2004 – Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental: Laser Therapy / Electosurgery
  • 09/2004 – Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental: Ceramic Restorations
  • 03/2004 – Esthetics
  • 11/2003 – Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Dental: Myofascial Pain Dysfunction / Occlusion
  • 06/2003 – Suffolk County Dental Society: Periodontics
  • 05/2003 – Implants
  • 05/2003 – American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD): Tooth-Colored Restorations
  • 05/2003 – American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry: Pharmacotherapeutics
  • 03/2003 – 3i Implant Innovations: Implants
  • 10/2002 – Suffolk County Dental Society: Operative Dentistry
  • 05/2002 – Suffolk County Dental Society: Implants
  • 04/2002 – University of the Pacific School of Dentistry: Prosthodontics – Fixed
  • 04/2002 – New York State Dental Association: Oral Pathology – Radiology

 

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • Past President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, NY Chapter
  • Member: Academy of General Dentistry
  • Member: American Dental Association
  • Member: American Academy of Craniofacial Pain
  • Fellow: Suffolk County Dental Society
  • Alumnus: Las Vegas Institute
  • Alumnus: American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Founding Member of International Medical Spa Associaton
  • Founding Member of International Dental Spa Associaton
  • Who’s Who Long Island 2007

 

Professional Awards and Recognition

  • Lifetime Achievement Award: “Outstanding Leadership Qualities” – American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry New York Chapter
  • Penni Harnet Award for Community Service – Carol Baldwin Center for Breast Cancer
  • Physician of the Year Award – Long Island Business 2006

 

University Training

  • Adelphi University, Garden City, NY: Magna Cum Laude
  • Georgetown University Dental School, Washington D.C.: D.D.S.
  • Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, NY

 

Lecture Activities

Dr. Koeppel regularly gives lectures to dental professionals on topics including Cosmetic Dentistry, Veneers, Reconstructive Dentistry, use of lasers in dentistry, neuromuscular dentistry, TMJ therapy and dental sleep medicine.