AACD's Credentialing Class of 2019 Joins Ranks of Elite PractitionersApril 20, 2019 by AACD Executive Office
The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) recently recognized and honored 12 dental professionals who have demonstrated their dedication to continuing education and responsible patient care by becoming credentialed by the AACD. This year, the AACD acknowledged eight newly Accredited Members and four newly Accredited Fellows during the 35th Annual AACD Scientific Session in San Diego.
AACD’s New Accredited Members:
Vinay N. Chirnalli, DMD, AAACD; Ramon A. Duran, DMD, AAACD; Sandra M. Finch, DMD, AAACD; Ingrida Ivance, DDS, AAACD; Courtney L. Lavigne, DMD, AAACD; Roberto Palmieri, DMD, AAACD; Robert L. Rioseco, DMD, AAACD; Keerti S. Sahasrabudhe, DDS, AAACD.
The AACD also welcomed four new Accredited Fellows to its ranks. The purpose of Fellowship is to provide the highest level of achievement for members in accordance with the AACD's mission of education and excellence.
AACD’s New Accredited Fellows:
Tara Hardin, DDS, FAACD has been a member of the AACD since 2002 and achieved Accredited Member status in 2014. She graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1996, then attended Ohio State University where she received her DDS in 2000. She devotes countless hours of continuing education on facial esthetics, cosmetic dentistry, smile design, TMJ therapy, and sleep apnea.
The newly credentialed dental professionals were recognized and received their awards during a special ceremony at the 35th Annual AACD Scientific Session held April 24 - 27, in San Diego.
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