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F.A.C.E. Graduate Testimonials

FACE has transformed my dental career and my approach to life and this is the reason why. For me there are two main parts to FACE: occlusion and adhesive dentistry. FACE has been around longer than I have been alive. However, dental occlusion technique and skills I learned at FACE 10 years ago is more true today than ever before. It is a dental gospel that is bulletproof You come to FACE and you learn the greatest and latest about dental material and adhesive dentistry. You learn from true masters in dentistry: Dr. Basta and Dr. Brucia. FACEʼs approach towards dental perfection is for you if you want to be the best at what you do in dentistry.
– Josh Hong, D.D.S.

The skills I have learned at F.A.C.E. have taught me to practice dentistry without compromise. I have found passion in my profession.
– Lilia Martinez, DDS

F.A.C.E. has brought a way to practice Dentistry that I have been searching for. I was enjoying Dentistry before F.A.C.E. but it has really brought my fulfillment to a whole different level. The passion and dedication of the instructors at F.A.C.E. surpasses anything that I have experienced..
– Glenn Kitasoe, DDS

Before attending the advanced restorative continuum at FACE, complex cases were more of a frustration than an enjoyable endeavor. The knowledge and training has not only made dentistry more predictable and fun, it saved my career. Dentistry is too challenging to spend a lifetime doing it the wrong way – FACE showed me the right way.
– Brian Broadwell, DDS

The FACE 18 month program provided me with a tremendous amount of confidence in my ability to provide predictable dental care to my patients. I now look forward to delivering occlusal splints because I have been so successful with the FACE method. In addition, I feel confident delivering resin-based fillings without post-op sensitivity as well as treating complex full-mouth cases. The FACE program is an amazing value, considering the amount of one-on-one time we get to spend with incredibly skilled instructors who really care about their students’ success.
– Dr. Eric McRory, Bellingham, WA

Accepting the challenge to complete the Continuum at FACE is one of the most career-changing decisions any dentist can make. You may be considering FACE to gain more information about full mouth rehabilitation, and indeed that will occur. But, be warned, the scope and depth of information freely given in this series of lectures will expand your mind far beyond rehab skills. You will begin to “see” your patient’s needs and your dental options through different eyes. As you watch your results in every aspect of dentistry change and improve, you too will come to appreciate what FACE training can accomplish. Tom Basta teaches with a passion for excellence that is very rare in today’s world. You will not regret this decision.
– Patrick T. Prendergast, DDS

Hands down the best course I have ever taken. I have been given the most complete knowledge to cover any case from the simple single restoration to comprehensive full mouth rehabilitations, and to be able to deliver them with minimal to absolutely no adjustment is godlike for dentistry!
– Todd Snyder, DDS

I’ve found the F.O.S.A to be the “True Magic” in dentistry. After two years that I’ve been making them in my practice, it still amazes me to see what a profound impact it creates for my patients and on my bottom line.
– Amir Haghshenas, DDS

The F.O.S.A. Course is taught by experienced, personable and competent instructors I have never before experienced such a high level of commitment and excellence in continuing education.
– Tom Tinney, DDS

I was trained how to properly make splints in centric relation at F.A.C.E and my patients have benefited tremendously from both the diagnostic and the treatment applications a well made splint provides. The first benefit I enjoyed from the F.O.S.A. was to get patients out of pain.
– Guy Peabody, DDS

I look forward to going to my office every day. I owe much of this fulfillment in dentistry to the FACE seminars. I believe that if you want to be the best, always delivering predictable, long lasting restorations you must learn from the best. FACE is the place to go.
– David S Han, D.D.S.

After 25 years in practice, this is the most comprehensive course I’ve ever taken. Dr. Basta and Dr. Bucia are the most talented clinicians I have ever seen. Unquestionably the finest dentistry I have ever experienced. now I can offer my patients the best our profession has to offer.
– John Petrini, D.D.S.

I graduated from FACE over twenty years ago – dentistry has never been better, more fun or more rewarding.
– Curtiss Abbot, D.D.S.