This program is free for all current CDS member dentists.

This program will explore:

Advantages and disadvantages of aligners.

2.     Predictable and unpredictable movements with aligners.

3.     Attachment shape and mechanics.

4.     Case selection for a general dentist. 

5.     Direct to consumer aligners. What does it mean to dentists and their patients?

6.     Treatment of complex cases with aligners and other orthodontic auxiliaries.

7.     Q and A

Sponsored by:

Dr. Amin Mason is the board certified orthodontic specialist at Polaris Orthodontic Center. He went to high school in Dayton, OH and attended The Ohio State University for undergraduate studies in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Following undergraduate studies, he attended The Ohio State College of Dentistry. After finishing dental school, he completed a one year craniofacial research fellowship at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY. Upon completion of his research fellowship, he attended the University of Colorado, Denver and obtained his certificate in orthodontics and Master of Science in Dentistry. After finishing his residency in orthodontics, he opened his private orthodontic practice in Columbus, Ohio.


  •   Recipient of 2012 Rocky Mountain Orthodontics Scholarship.
  •   College of Dentistry Clinical Case Presentation 2nd Place Prize
  •   Recipient of CTOC grant, funded by NIDCR.
  •   Winner of AADR/NIDCR Bloc Travel Grant
  •   Recipient of Ohio State College of Dentistry Recognition Award
  •   Induction into OKU Dental Honor Society and TBP Engineering Honor Society