Dr. Howard Katz, DDS, a South Africa native, is a world-renowned dentist who has been in private practice in California for over 35 years. He is considered one of the foremost authorities on Botox for use in dentistry and has been teaching his techniques and sharing his knowledge for more than 20 years.
INNOVATOR AND INVENTOR
In addition to traditional dentistry, Dr. Katz is considered a pioneer in the use of Botox and other dermal fillers. He researched and developed protocols using Botox for a number of facial conditions including clenching disorders. The makers of Botox licensed the protocols which he had patented.
Oraverse is an anesthesia reversal product that Dr. Katz helped to develop. It assists with alleviating the lingering effects of anesthesia on patients after procedures.
He initiated research into the use of sugar alcohols such as Sorbitol and Xylitol in dental products. This and the aforementioned patents and creations have been revolutionary in the field of dentistry. Dr. Katz is president of Safegide, a company which has devised a fabrication system for dental implants using a 3D guided imaging. He is also named in a number of other patents for techniques and tools used in cosmetic procedures and dental practices.
RESPECTED AND LEARNED
Dr. Katz is often a featured speaker at schools and symposiums all over the world including Saudi Arabia, Israel, Europe and the U.S.
Since 2002, Dr. Katz has been an instructor at Dentox teaching techniques dealing with injectable cosmetic fillers, including Botox training Los Angeles. He offers courses in administering injectables and its financial benefits to dental practices. Dr. Katz has completed more injections and instructed and supervised more dental professionals in cosmetic injectables techniques than any other physician.
Dr. Katz has been sharing his techniques with thousands of healthcare providers over the past several years in an effort to educate and enhance the dental practitioner.
The course Dr. Katz teaches includes on therapeutic uses of Botox. These techniques address conditions like clenching, migraines, TMD, and pericranial muscle spasms. The course also covers aesthetic uses of Botox and other dermal fillers including Restylane and Juvederm. The training also includes demonstrations on PRP, platelet rich plasma. PRP uses a patient’s blood to create a concentrate that is re-injected into the patient to energize the healing process that occurs naturally in the body. It is an exciting development in the area of surgery and healing processes that is quickly gaining ground.
Any dentist or healthcare provider who is interested in learning how to administer cosmetic injectables and discover more about PRP would be served well by attending one of Dr. Katz’s courses.
There is no one more capable and experienced than Dr. Katz.