Dr. Glenn Vandepeear has been practicing dentistry since 1999.
Graduating from the University of British Columbia with a Doctorate in Dental Medicine, Dr. Vandepeear practiced dentistry in Prince George and Kelowna before moving to Kamloops in 2004.
Dr. Vandepeear is committed to ongoing excellence in dental patient care, continuing education and dental technology. He completed the Creating Restorative Excellence series at the renowned Kois Center for Advanced Dental Learning in Seattle, WA in April, 2010.
Dr. Vandepeear offers Sedation Dentistry to reduce anxiety associated with dental work. In 2008, he completed training in Surgical Oral Implantology and became a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Vandepeear's commitment to continuing education and new dental technologies is motivated by a genuine desire to provide the most effective dental interventions available to all of his patients looking for dentists in Kamloops and the surrounding area.
Dr. Vandepeear's Training Highlights
Kois Training in Advanced Restorative Dentistry
Kois Center offers a comprehensive dental curriculum involving aesthetic, occlusion, and restorative dentistry. The program is built upon the mission statement of Director and Founder John C. Kois: "Enabling motivated dentists to achieve extraordinary levels, expanding both knowledge and application skills in restorative dentistry." Having successfully graduated the program, Dr. Vandepeear will be eligible to become a Program Mentor and continue his learning.
Oral Sedation Training
Dr. Vandepeear received Oral Sedation training under Dr. Stanley Malamed, a leader in dental anaesthesiology. This specialized training allows Dr. Vandepeear to offer a highly effective anxiety reduction method where patients’ blood pressure, oxygen levels and heart rate are carefully monitored throughout their dental procedure.
Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists (FICOI)
Dr. Vandepeear completed training in Toronto and Chicago under Dr. Carl Misch, one of the world leaders in Dental Implantology. He also completed training under Dr. Norm Ickert, at the Ickert Teaching Center in Langley, BC. Dr. Vandepeear became a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists in June 2008.
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