At the Hands On Training Institute, we believe in a
lifetime of learning.
Dr. Ken Hebel
BSc, DDS, MS
Dr. Ken Hebel has been practicing as a prosthodontic specialist for over 30 years, providing implant, esthetic and reconstructive treatments. As one of the early pioneers to embrace Implant Dentistry, Dr. Hebel provides both surgical and prosthetic phases of Implant Therapy to his patients.
His wealth of knowledge and experience has made him one of the most sought after educators and leaders in the Implant Industry. As an authority in dental implants, he is a consultant for the largest dental implant company worldwide – Nobel Biocare. In addition, he is the director of Hands On Training, where he provides hands on surgical and prosthetic implant education.
View Dr. Hebel’s CV Here.
Dr. Gary Glassman
Dr. Gary Glassman graduated from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry in 1984 and was awarded the James B. Willmott Scholarship, the Mosby Scholarship and the George Hare Endodontic Scholarship for proficiency in Endodontics. A graduate of the Endodontology Program at Temple University in 1987, he received the Louis I. Grossman Study Club Award for academic and clinical proficiency in Endodontics.
The author of numerous publications, Dr. Glassman lectures globally on endodontics, is on staff at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry in the graduate department of endodontics, and is Adjunct Professor of Dentistry and Director of Endodontic Programming for the University of Technology, Jamaica.
Gary is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and the endodontic editor for Oral Health dental journal. He maintains a private practice, Endodontic Specialists in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He can be reached through his website.
Dr. Hoda Hosseini
DMD, MDent (Perio), FRCD(C)
Dr. Hosseini is a board certified periodontist and a fellow of the Royal College of
Dentists of Canada.
Dr. Hosseini currently has a private practice in London Ontario where she provides full scope of periodontal care with special focus is on dental implants and management of peri-implant complications.
Dr. Hosseini is passionate about teaching and has a keen interest in continuing education. She has been involved with clinical teaching at both University of Manitoba and the University of Western Ontario and is currently a faculty member at Hands On Training.
Dr. Hosseini is a member of both Canadian and American Academy of Periodontics as well as International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Scott MacLean
DDS, FADI, FACD, FICD, FPFA
Dr. MacLean is currently a part-time clinical professor at the Dalhousie School of Dentistry. He has worked in the Implant Elective and Advanced Restorative Elective for 10 years and currently teaches 3 rd year clinical dentistry program.
He practices general dentistry in Halifax, NS with a large component of both referral based implant and esthetic dentistry. He is the founder and president of the “AIM4 Excellence” Atlantic Implant Mentorship Study Club.
He has published articles inter–nationally on implant dentistry. He has been producing teaching videos for www.youtube.com presentations under the username of “smmaclean.” Dr. MacLean is a member of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (ICOI), the Academy of Osseointegration, the Canadian Academy of Restorative Prosthodontics (CARDP), the Canadian Academy for Esthetic Dentistry (CAED), and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). He is a fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International, the Pierre Fauchard Academy, and the American College of Dentists.
Barbara has been employed with Hands On Training since October 2009. Having spent several years in sales and marketing in the diamond industry Barbara brings to her role with Hands On Training Institute both an energy and passion for helping the client make the best decision in the purchase process.
Prior to working in sales she enjoyed a lofty career in the healthcare industry leading The Dorothy Ley Hospice (Toronto) as Executive Director and then as Project Manager for the design/build of a new 20,000 sq.ft facility.
Barbara lives a healthy lifestyle and enjoys exercise, gourmet cooking, reading and travel. She has renovated many old homes (while living in them) and recently has adopted an interest in the creation of beautiful gardens.
For more information regarding courses and lectures please contact Barbara:
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Nicol Ross has been a dental assistant for the past eighteen years, in both general practise and oral surgery.
She has enjoyed dentistry, and loves when people see their new smiles for the first time.
She resides in the out skirts of St. Thomas, best of both worlds, small town and close to the beach.
Elizabeth Cakovan works at Hands On Training as graphic designer. She graduated from the Graphic Design program at Fanshawe College.
Her objective is to provide a thought in search of creative solutions in media and advertisement. She has over 10 years of experience. Yes, indeed, graphic design is her passion.
Some of her interests and skills are: Web pages, interactive designs, editorial design, corporate identity design, drawing using different techniques and over all innovation in the media of advertising.