Welcome to the Institut Dentaire Alain Landry
An international teaching institute in Dental Occlusion and Craniomandibular Disorders


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Education

 

Laval University, Quebec city, Quebec : Doctorat en Médecine Dentaire (D.M.D.)

Donau University, Krems, Autriche : Master of Science in Dental Sciences.

 
Professional Activities

1976-1990

Private Practice: General Dentistry

1990-2007 Private Practice, limited exclusively to Cranio-Mandibular Disorders, Orthodontics, Prosthodontics
(removable, fixed and implant-supported)
  Clinician, two years: Departement of fixed Prosthodontics, Laval University.

 

Clinician, one year: Departement of Occlusion, Laval University.

 

Member of the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics.

 

Member of the International Association for Orthodontics.

 

Member of the "American Equilibration Society".

 

Member of the Canadian Dental Association.

 

Member of the Ordre des Dentistes du Quebec.

  Member of the Association des Chirurgiens-Dentistes du Québec.

  Founding member of the International Academy of Advanced Interdisciplinary Dentistry (IAAID)

   
Continuing Education

1981

Applied Kinesiology, Dr Richard Roy.

1983-1994

Orthodontics, Institut Dentaire International, Montréal

1983

Occlusodontics, Dr Jeanmonod.

1985-1987

T.M.J. Course, Dr Ronald Levandoski.

1985

Applied Kinesiology, David Walther.

1986

Orthodontics, Dr James McNamara.

Myo-Functional Therapy, Daniel Garliner.

1987

Occlusion, Dr Peter Dawson.

  Implantology, Dr Trent, Dr Malmberg, Dr Hubert Gaucher.

  Instructor for Dr Ronald Levandoski, T.M.J. Course.

1988-1989

Orthodontics, Dr Garcia.

1989

Neuro-Muscular Approach and Orthodontics, Dr Jack Lynn.

Five day seminar, Professor Rudolf Slavicek.

1990

Non-extraction Seminars, Dr Norman Cetlin.

  XII° Symposium in Neurology, Montréal

  Occlusion and orthodontics, Dr Duane Keller.

  T.M.J. Dysfunction, Head, Neck Pain, Dr Robert Jankelson.

  Introduction to Neuro-Muscular Occlusion, Dr Edward Duncan.

  Removable Prosthodontics and Electrosonography, Dr Robert Jankelson.

  Axiography, Diagnosis, Splint Design and Treatment, Dr Martin Mai.

  Orthodontics, Dr Brock Rondeau.

  Cranio-Mandibular Disorders, Occlusion, Oral Rehabilitation, axiography, cephalometry, Cadias, Cadiax, Cadiwax, Professor Rudolf Slavicek.

  Waxing Course, Professor Rudolf Slavicek.

1991

Implantology, Dr Michel Couture, Dr Pierre de Grandmont, Dr Claude Lamarche, Dr Pierre Mackay,
Dr Pierre Boudrias.

Neurology, Dr Jacques Meloche.

Homeopathy and dental medicine, Université Laval.

Vienna Study Group, Diagnosis of Cranio-Mandibular Disorders, Professor Slavicek.

Orthodontics, Dr Bimler.

Orthodontics, Dr Richard Litt.

1991-1992

Osteopathy and Occlusion, Dr Michel Clauzade, Bernard Daraillans, Philippe Druelle.

   

1992

Vienna Study Group, Temporomandibular Joint Arthroscopy, Interpretation of Magnetic Resonance Images, Temporomandibular Joint Disc Repositioning Surgery, Professor Slavicek.

   

1993

American Equilibration Society, Biology of Orofacial Pain and Management of TMD.

  Implantology, Dr Pierre Boudrias, Dr Domenic Morielli.

  Implantology, Implant Institute, Dr Carl Misch.

  Posturology and Occlusion, Christophe Cron, Thierry Pautrot.

  Global Posture Repositioning, Dr Bernard Bricot.

   

1994

The Cranio Mandibular Institute, Occlusion and Jaw Mechanics.

Implantology, Dr Carl Misch.

Pankey Institute.

Global Posture Reprogramming, further training I.

Global Posture Reprogramming, further training II.

 

1995

Cranio-Mandibular Institute, Occlusion and Jaw Mechanics.

Meeting of the Minds on Occlusal Theories, Stonegate Advanced Learning Center.

American Academy of Oro-Facial Pain.

Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics .

1996

Implantology, Dr Yvan Poitras.

Auriculotherapy, Dr Bernard Bricot.

1997

Vienna Study Group, Control in Orthodontics and Pharmacotherapeutics for TMD patients.

 

2003-2004

Therapies for the Functionally Disturbed Craniofacial and Masticatory System. Point of Main Effort: Prosthetics. Professor Rudolf Slavicek (Donau University), Professor Sadao Sato (Kanagawa Dental
College ), Professor Noshir Mehta (Tufts University).

 

2004

Canadian ITI (International Team for Implantology) Congress, 2004, Aesthetics, Function, Quality of Life.

 
2004-2007

Donau University + Kanagawa Dental College, Orthodontics in Craniofacial Dysfunction (3 years program), Professor Sadao Sato.

Overview of pain and oral facial disorders, applied concepts and explanations, Dr Gilles Lavigne.

2006

The first International Conference of TMD, Donau University, Krems, Austria .

 

2006

International Academy of Advanced Interdisciplinary Dentistry (IAAID), Vienna, Austria .

 

2007

International Conference on Occlusion, Donau University, Krems, Austria


Conference Presentations

1990-1991-1992 Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, International Dental Institute

1993

Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Dental Society of Chicoutimi.

1994

SAM Articulator and Gamma System, Corporation of Dental Technicians of Quebec Presentation of clinical cases, Vienna Study Group.

1996

Course on dental occlusion and diagnostic wax-up, Teachers in dental technology,
C.E.G.E.P. Édouard Montpetit.

1997

Presentation on the Controlled Mandibular Repositioning method (C.M.R.), Vienna Study Group.

1998

Controlled Mandibular Repositioning (C.M.R.), Gelb Oro-facial Pain Center, Tuft's University, Boston, T.M.J. Post-Graduate Program.

  Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, 1st World Symposium in Denturology.

1999 Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Canadian Institute of Implantology.

2000

Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Dental Society of Trois-Rivières.

  Controlled Mandibular Repositioning, International Federation of Dentists, Paris.

2001

Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Dental Society of the North Shore of New Brunswick.

Désordres Crânio-Mandibulaires et Occlusion, Multi-disciplinary Residence, Laval University, Québec.

 
2002

Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Residency in Prosthodontics, Montréal University.

  Reducible Joint Luxations, Les Journées Dentaires Internationales du Québec, Televised capsules.

2003 Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Institut Canadien d'Implantologie.

  Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Occlusion, Inter Alumni Orthodontic Study Club (I.A.O.S.C.), Montréal.

2004

The Controlled Mandibular Repositioning Method, Donau University, Krems, Austria.

  Delta Y, Initial Treatment (Phase I) and how to Control the Therapeutic End Position with or without Delta Y in Phase II Therapy by Fixed Prosthodontics or by Orthodontics. Donau University, Krems, Austria.

  The Controlled Mandibular Repositioning method, Kanagawa Dental College, Yokosuka, Japan.

  Désordres Crânio-Mandibulaires, Diagnostic et Traitement, par une approche bio-mécanique

  Les Journées Dentaires Internationales du Québec, 2004.

2005

TMJ: Anatonomical Concepts versus Functional Prothesis Concepts, International Congress of Implantology,
Aix-en-Provence, France.

2006

Cranio-Mandibular Relationship and its Effects on the Myalgia of the Muscles Related to the Cranium and the Mandibule , Donau University, Krems, Austria, "The first International Conference of TMD".

  Cranio-Mandibular Relationship and its Effects on the Myalgia of the Muscles Related to the Cranium and the Mandibule , International Academy of Advanced Interdisciplinary Dentistry (IAAID), Vienna, Austria.

2005-2006

Core Curriculum Course, in cooperation with Donau University, Center of Interdisciplinary Dentistry,
Krems, Austria.

2006-2007

Therapy Course, in cooperation with Donau University, Center of Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Krems, Austria.

2007

Canadian Institute of Implantology, Occlusion and physiological rehabilitation concepts.

2008

Occlusion and concepts in functional rehabilitation, Dental Society of the Mauricie, Bois-Francs.

  Core Curriculum Course, in cooperation with Donau University, Center of Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Krems Austria.

  Therapy Course, in cooperation with Donau Univeristy, Center of Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Krems Austria.

  Muscle Palpation in Diagnosis, Summer School 2008, Donau University, Krems, Austria

  Reductible Joint Luxations, Reduction versus Resignation, Summer School 2008, Donau University, Krems Austria.

  Therapeutic Position and its Effects on the Sensitivity to the Palpation of the Muscles Related to the Cranium and the Mandible, I.A.A.I.D. Congress 2008, Donau University, Krems, Austria.
 

Other professional activities

1992

Founder of the Institut Dentaire Alain Landry (I.D.A.L.).

2005 Founding member of the International Academy for Advanced Interdisciplinary Dentistry (I.A.A.I.D.)

2008 Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Stomatology and Occlusion Medicine (IJSOM)

 

Courses offered by the Institut Dentaire Alain Landry

1992-2008


Level I Introduction to Occlusion, Cranio-Mandibular Disorders and Oral Rehabilitation (duration: 70 hours)

Level II Occlusion, Cranio-Mandibular Disorders, Controlled Mandibular Repositioning (C.M.R.),
Electronic Condylography (GAMMA), Computerized Cephalometry (GAMMA), Oral Rehabilitation
(duration : 120 hours).

Level III Waxing Course : Class I, Class II, Class III, Cross-bite (45 hours).

Study Groups: Level II: Occlusion, Cranio-Mandibular Disorders, Controlled Mandibular Repositioning (C.M.R.), Electronic Condylography (GAMMA), Computerized Cephalometry (GAMMA), Diagnostic Wax-up, Oral Rehabilitation.

Master of Science in Dental Science in cooperation with Donau University, Interdisciplinary Centre of Dentistry, Krems, Austria:



First year: Core Curriculum Course : Functions and Dysfunctions of the Craniofacial
and Masticatory Systems.



Second year: Therapy Course: Therapies for the functionally disturbed masticatory system
with Prosthetics as the point of main effort.

 
  International Study Club.