Woehler Research Group
Woehler Research Group

"Every dentist must be an expert in every phase of dentistry."

- John L. Woehler, D.D.S.

Woehler Research Group
Woehler Research Group
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Woehler Research Group
Past Meetings - 1965-2018
1965 Cozumel, Mexico
     Charles A. Waldron, D.D.S.,M.D.S.
Oral Pathology
1966 Lake Atitlan and Guatemala City, Guatemala
     D. Walter Cohen, D.D.S.
1967 Cozumel, Mexico
     Albert T. Wiebrecht, D.D.S.H.
     Peter Bimler, M.D., D.D.S.

St. Croix, Virgin Islands
     Major General Robert B. Shira

Oral Surgery
1969 Isla Mujeres, Mexico
     Rex Ingraham, D.D.S.
     Niles F., Guichet, D.D.S.
     H. William Gilmore, D.D,S.
     Bruce B. Bell, D.D.S.
Restorative Dentistry
1970 Chihuahua City, Topolobampo & Copper Canyon, MX
     Albert G. Richard, M.S.
     James W. Smudski, D.D.S., Ph.D.
     Jacob B. Freedland, D.D.S.
Radiology, Pharmacology and Endodontia
1971 Barbados, British West Indies
     Everett L Shostrum, Ph.D.
     Jack L Rosenburg, M.A.,D.D.S.
     James J. Kavanaugh, Ph.D.G.
     George R. Bach, Ph.D.
How To Be Happy Through Middle-Age, Married and a Dentist
1972 SABBATICAL YEAR - from established format, Woehler Research Group members spent a week at Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA utilizing Jack L Rosenburg, M.A., D.D.S., as seminar leader on approaches to personal growth. Sponsored a representative team of Group members (James H. Lee, D.D.S., William H. Sunlen, D.D.S. and Almon O. thompson, D.D.S) who lectured two weeks in Italy, France, and Germany.
1973 Roatan Island, Honduras
     Harvey B. Sarner, B.S., LLB.
     Hans R Sennholz, M.A.,Ph.D.
     Ferris M. Hoggard, Jr.
Economics in the Dental Practice of the Future
1794 San Jose, Costa Rica
     David A. Gouch, M.D.
     Gerald E. Halker, D.D.S.
     Joe B. McCawley
     Emil V. Spillman, M.D.
     Sheldon A. Rose
Hypnosis and Mind Control in Dental Practice
1975 San Andres Island, Colombia
     John C. McCarny, M.D.
     Bob Barringer, M.D.
     Sally Lynch Alysoun
     Ford Thomas Hanna, Ph.D.
New Dimensions in Functioning Anatomy and Physiology
1976 Scotts Bluff, Nebraska and Casper, Wyoming
     Alvin Artz, D.D.S.
     Joe Venerri, D.D.S.
     Benjamin R. Baker, D.D.S.
     Omer K. Reed, D.D,S,
     Dale Smith, D.D.S.
Simplification of Dental Techniques for Quality Plus Efficiency
1977 Morelia, Mexico
     Stanley M. Bergman, Esq., C.P.A.
     Patricia Garfield, Ph.D.
     Russ Burgess Gordon J. Christensen, D.D.S., M.S.D., Ph.D.
     Thomas W. Mumame, D.M.D.
     Ame G. Lauritzen, D.D,S.
Investing Your Time for Profit and Pleasure
1978 Portland and Astoria, Oregon
     Robert J. Samp, M.D.
     Grady Coates
     Frank E. Kennedy, Ph.D.
     University of Oregon Dental School Staff
Twenty Years of Change and its Effect on Dentistry
1979 Merida, Mexico
     Henry M. goldman, D.M.D.
Current Concepts of Periodontal Therapy
1980 Morelia, Mexico
     Peter A. Neff, D.D.S.
     Hilt Tatum, Jr., D.D.S.
     Arnold S. Weisgold, D.D.S.
     Ame G. Lauritzen, D.D.S.
Oral Reconstruction and Occlusion
1981 Veracruz, Mexico
     Ralph B. King, Jr., D.D.S.
     Martin L "Bud" Schuman Bill Thaw
How to Manage Practice and Self for Greater Prosperity
1982 Quebec City, Canada
     Charles Blair, D.D.S.
     John K McGill, C.P.A.
     Robert L. Beasley, Ph.D.
     Ronald E. Jordan, D.D.S., M.S.D.
     Donald Gratton, D.D.S.
How to Flourish for the Rest of Your Life
1983 Runaway Bay, Jamaica
     William C. Strupp, Jr., D.D.S.
     General Surindar N. Bhaskar
     J. Marvin Reynolds, D.D.S.
     Clarence L. Sockwell, D.D.S.
Dentistry - The Bread & Butter Of It.

San Jose, Costa Rica
     William B. Farrar, D.D.S.
     Barbara W. Sonneborn, B.A., M.A.Ed.
     J.D. Salvatore A. Carpino, Esq.
     Major General Robert B. Shira
     Robert H. Griffiths, D.D.S.

One of a Kind Explorations in Dentistry
1985 San Antonio, Texas
     Martin L. "Bud" Schulman
     Joe H. Camp, D.D.S.
     Arthur K "Kip" Weathers, D.D.S.D.
     Walter Cohen, D.D,S.
Health in and Around Teeth - Into Retirement
1986 University of Edinburgh, Scotland
     George A. Zasarb, D.D.S.
     M.S. Sam B. Holyroyd, D.D.S., M.S.
     Tom M. Limoli, D.D.S.
     International Association of Oral Pathologists
Maintaining Your Dental Practice on a Sophisticated Level.
1987 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
     Stanley F. Malamed, D.D.S.
     Bernard Levin, D.D.S., M.Ed.
     Leendert "Len" Boksman, D.D.S., B.Sc.
     Donald Grafton, D.D.S.
     Paul Sills, D.D.S.
Potpourri of General Dentistry
1988 Parador El Guajataca, Puerto Rico
     Donald E. Antonson, D.D.S.
     Robert A. Dreyfus, Jr. D.D.S.
     John J. Mitcherling, D.D.S.
     William W Mitchering, D.D.S.
     P. Robert Johnson, D.D.S.
     Karl H. Maragides, D.D.S.
     Miguel A. Garcia Molinari, D.D.S., LLB.
     D. Cade Nelms, B.S., D.D.S., PhD., M.D.
Feeling Comfortable in Dentistry
1989 Oaxaca, Mexico
     Richard Chace, Jr., D.M.D.
     Arthur Eddy Skidmore, D.D.S., M.S.
     Nasser Barhgi, D.D.S., M.A.
Concepts and Techniques for Today's Dentist
1990 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
     James L. Sandrik, M.S., Ph.D.
     James Brown Iackson, D.D.S.
     Crawford A. Bain, B.D.S., D.D.S., M.S.
The materials, Know-How & Financial Reward for All Dentists
1991 Abaco, Bahamas
     Clifford W. Fox, Jr., D.D.S.
     Jeffery P. Okerson, D.M.D.
     Paul W. Iohnson, D.D.S.
     Dr. Gerard J. Chiche
Dental Complexities of Our Times
1992 Rapid City, South Dakota
     William K. Bottomley, B.S., M.S., D.D.S., M.S.
     Van R. Thompson, D.D.S., Ph.D.
     Janet A. Yellowitz, D.M.D., M.P.H., R.D.H.
     Allan H. Dana, M.B.A.
The Changing Face of Dental Care
1993 New Orleans, Louisiana
     Carl M. Caplan, D.D.S., M.B.A.
     Gunner Phillipp Michael W. Freeny, M.S.W.
     Michael Goldfogel, D.D.S.
     Dr. Gerald J. Chiche
Your Dental Practice: Tune Ups and/or Turn Overs
1994 West Palm Beach, Florida
     Michael K. McGuire, D.D.S.
     James E. Haddix, B.A., D.M.D.
A Moveable Feast In a Year of Study Around Teeth Inside Teeth, Balanced function, Natural Looks
1995 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
     Carl M. Caplan, D.D.S., M.B.A.
     Richard L. Sullivan, B.S., C.P.A.
     Clifford W. Fox, D.D.S.
Discoveries for a Robust Dental Practice Into the 21st Century
1996 Banff, Canada
     Doyle C. Williams, D.D.S.
     Ric Graham
     Robert R. Faucett, D.D.S.
     Mark T. Shehan, D.D.S.
     Keith Manning, D.D.S., M.Sc., F.A.D.I.
     Donald G. Yu, D.M.D., C.A.G.S., M.Sc.D.
     John F. Wofaardt, B.D.S.
     M. Dent., Ph.D.
Moving Your Practice Forward - Answers to Today's Issues
1997 Tuttlegen, Germany
     Clifford J. Ruddle, D.D.S., F.A.C.D., F.I.C.D.
     Tulsa Dental/Dentsply International
     Alfred I. Heller,
Keeping Pace with Technology: A Year of Participation with A View of Tomorrow
1998 Tamarindo, Costa Rica
     Harold L. Crossley, D.D.S., Ph.D. Open Medical System, Inc.
     J. Mel Hawkins, D.D.S., B.Sc.D., (AN), F.A.D.S.A., F.I.C.D.
A Potpourri of Learning
1999 Copper Canyon, Mexico
     Bruce Waterman, D.M.D., P.A.
     Larry R. Holt, D.D.S.
     Kevin L. Johnson, M.BA., C.P.A.
Treatment Planning Your Practice and your Finances
2000 Montreal, Canada
     William S. Jameson, D.D.S.
     Terry T. Tanaka, D.D.S.
     Peter J. Chauvin, D.D.S.
     Julia Pompura, D.D.S.
     Gordon Schwartz, D.D.S.
Y2k Clinical updates Are You Ready?
2001 Seattle, Washington
     Lousi G. DePaola, D.D.S.
     John C. Lee, D.D.S.
     Vincent G. Kokich, D.D.S., M.S.A.
     C. Lynn David, D.D.S.
     Eric Rindler, D.D.S.
Concepts For The New Millennium
2002 Los Suenos, Costa Rica
     James B. Jackson, D.D.S., C.F.P.
     Don Denton
     Lorin Berland, D.D.S., F.A.C.D.
     David Traub, D.D.S.
     Larry Lopez, D.D.S.
Concepts for the Progressive Dental Practice
2003 Jackson Hole, Wyoming
     Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, R.H.D., Ph.D.
     Andre V. Kilter, D.D.S., M.S.
     George Henry Blakey III, D.D.S., M.S.
     Matthew T. Wood, D.D.S., M.S.
     Paul W. Ionson, D.D.S.
     Frank LaMar, Sr., D.D.S., F.A.C.D.
Expanding The Dental Focus
2004 Reykjavik, Iceland
     Peter Neff, D.D.S., Sc.D., FAC.D., F.I.C.D.
     J. William Robbins, D.D.S., M.A.
     Henry A. Gremillion, D.D.S., M.A.G.D.
Orofacial Pain: Diagnostic Dilemmas Sleep Disturbances: The Dentist's Role in Diagnosis and Management
2005 Guanajuato, Mexico
     Peter Neff, D.D.S., Sc.D., FAC.D., F.I.C.D.
     S. Mark Borganelli, M.D., FAC.C.
     Dennis R. Stone, M.D., P.A.
     J. Mel Hawkins, D.D.S., B.Sc.D (AN), F.A.D.S.A., DAD.BA, F.I.C.D.
Pain management: A Selective Armamentarium for The 21st Century Dental Practitioner
2006 Bar Harbor, Maine
     Will Martin, D.M.D., M.S.
     Ronald A. Baughman, D.D.S., M.S.D.
     W. Charles Blair, D.D.S.
In Their Own Words
2007 Napa Valley, California
     Alan Fetner, D.M.D.
     Scott Perkins, D.D.S.
     Raymond Bertololti, D.D.S.
Predictable, Profitable Efficient, Esthetic Dentistry
2008 Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah
     Dennis Brave, D.D.S.
     Harold Heyman, D.D.S.
     Kelley Conway, D.D.S., M.S.
     Jerry James, D.D.S.
The Worn Indention. Biological Principles of Cause & Effect, with Restorative & Endodontic Solutions
2009 Gamboa Resort, Panama Canal
     Matt Wood, D.D.S., M.S.
     James B. Jackson, D.D.S.
     Robert C. Vogel, D.D.S.
Successful Dentistry in the 21st Century - Restorative and Financial Situation
2010 Grand Traverse Bay, Michigan
     Harold L. Crossley, D.D.S., Ph.D.
     Richard Finlayson, D.D.S.
     S. Mark Borganelli, MD, F.A.C.C.
     Mark T. Shehan, D.D.S.
Taking Your Patients and Yourself to a Higher Plateau
2011 Rapid City, South Dakota
     Steven Hamrick, D.M.D., M.S.
     Robert Vogel, D.D.S.
     Darryl Nelson, C.P.A.
Practice Concepts for the Progressive Dentist
2012 Aruba, Netherlands Antilles
     Uday Reebey, D.M.D., M.D.
     Conrad Rensbury, C.D.T.
Traditional Implant Placement
2013 Coeur d’Alene, ID
     Joe H. Camp, D.D.S.
Endodontic Therapy:
Adult Techniques,Pediatric Options
2014 San Diego, California
**50th Anniversary Meeting**
     Samuel B. Low, DDS, MS, M.ED
     * Howard Golan, DDS
Lasers in Periodontal Treatment and CBCT imaging and Intra-Oral Scanners
2015 Prague, Czech Republic
New Paradigm of Practice Management
     Robert Harvey, DDS (WRG Memtber)
Increasing Vertical Dimension in one visit.
     MUDR. Petr Hanjy
2016 Halifax, Nova Scotia  CBCT 3D Imaging, What’s in Your Scan
Dale A. Miles, BA, DDS, MS, FRCD, ABOM
2017 Nashville, TN Adhesive and Restorative Dentistry
Separating Fact From Fiction
Harald Heymann, DDS, M.Ed
2018 Dublin, Ireland An Amalgamation of European Dentistry
Restoring the Terminal Dentition
Dublin Dental University Hospital
2019 Safety Harbor, FL and
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Saving Teeth and Placing Implants
Management of the Dental Practice
Phamacology, Medically compromised Patients, and the Opioid Crisis
2020 San Antonio, TX, Asheville, NC and
Jackson Hole, WY
Periodontic Concepts and Applications
Principals of Procedural Sedation and Medical Urgencies and Emergencies in Dental Practice
Endodontic Update 2020

Woehler Research Group
Continuing Education Program Approved
PDA No. 50-5551 and AGD No. 215430