San Lorenzo Dentist Dr. Shital Kazi Receives the Prestigious Fellowship Award from AGD
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) recently announced the AGD’s Fellowship and Mastership awards, during a special Convocation ceremony on July 30, 2011 in San Diego, California.
AGD, an association of dentists with over 35,000 members, presents the Fellowship Award (FAGD) to dentists who seek to provide the highest quality of dental care by remaining current in their profession. To receive this honor, the dentists must complete 500 hours of continuing dental education and pass a rigorous & comprehensive exam. FAGD dentists from the AGD make up an elite group, representing less than 10 percent of all general dentists.
By receiving the FAGD award, Dr. Kazi has distinguished herself professionally among her peer dentists. As part of her FAGD work and continued commitment to dentistry, Dr Kazi attended 100 to 150 hours of continuing education classes annually totaling more than 900 hours of training.
Dr Kazi is trained in different areas of modern general dentistry and advanced treatments for specialty areas of orthodontics, Invisalign, TMJ (jaw-joint), sleep apnea and snoring. This directly benefits all of her patients as Dr. Kazi can perform latest procedures and provide state of the art care.
Currently, Dr Kazi is pursuing Mastership award from AGD. It requires additional 600 hours of education covering hands on training, participation and presentation in 16 different disciplines of dentistry.
Dr. Kazi has been practicing at Lewelling Dental Care in San Lorenzo (California) for over 20 years. Please call (510) 276-6040 for more detail.