Fixed Orthodontic Courses

The following Clinicians are available to speak in conjunction with Dental Societies or Study Clubs. For more information or courses in your area, please contact the Aurum Ceramic/Classic Continuing Education Department at 1-800-363-3989 or contact us via e-mail.


Maurice corbett


"Build Your Practice with Contemporary Orthodontic Treatment"

Build your general practice by offering orthodontic services to increase your patient base. To achieve clinical success, correctly assessing the diagnosis and the treatment plan for each of your patients is paramount. By expanding your practice to include orthodontics you can provide comprehensive dental satisfaction to your patients.

Dr. Corbett is a world-renowned orthodontist and educator who will teach you the fundamentals of Orthodontics. He has been instrumental in educating Orthodontists on the Straight Wire Technique, which is now the industry standard. Dr. Corbett is a great leader and one of the most respected instructors in the Orthodontic industry and he will motivate you to change the way you present your practice to the patient. A graduate of the University of California Dental School, Dr. Corbett completed his postdoctoral orthodontic program at the University of California Dental School and has served on the pedodontic faculty. He is a past president of the California Society of Dentistry for Children. He was a co-founder of the Foundation for Advanced Continuing Education (F.A.C.E.) and has served as a consultant to the Army-Navy Orthodontic Training Program. Throughout his profession he has been published in multiple professional journals and newsletters. Dr. Corbett has lectured throughout the United States and in 41 foreign countries. His special interest is in growth and development with an emphasis on treatment planning. Dr. Corbett is practicing orthodontics exclusively in La Mirada, California.



pablo echarri


"Ancor Pro™ Orthodontic Anchorage System - Hands-On Course"

Establishing and maintaining effective anchorage is the key to gaining control over both the quality of the results and the duration of many of your orthodontic treatments. The Ancor Pro Orthodontic Anchorage System by Cerum Ortho Organizers allows you to have greater control over patient treatment outcomes by providing increased stabilization compared to traditional techniques. With the turn of a screw, the Ancor Pro Anchor delivers absolute anchorage, and decreased reliance on patient compliance. This one-day session has been designed for clinicians in the orthodontics field who are interested in learning more about the Temporary Orthodontic Anchorage System. This hands-on course will consist of case selection, diagnosis, treatment planning and mechanics, along with hands-on demonstrations.

Dr. Pablo Echarri has over 25 years of clinical experience in orthodontics and operates a private practice in Barcelona, Spain. He obtained his DDS from the University of Montevideo, Uruguay. Dr. Echarri is currently the President of the SIAOL (Sociedad Iberoamericana de Ortodoncia Lingual) and of the Scientific Committee of Catalonian Dental Association. He is also Vice President of the Scientific Committee of AIO (Ibero-American Association of Orthodontists), a founding member and a chairman of the 3rd International Congress of the World Society of Lingual Orthodontics (WSLO) and a delegate at the WFO (World Federation of Orthodontics). A collaborating professor in Orthodontic Masters Studies at the University of Barcelona and Director of the Ortodoncia Clinica Journal, Dr. Echarri is a former President of the European Society of Lingual Orthodontics (ESLO) in 2002-2004. He has memberships in over 14 associations and societies in the Orthodontic industry. Dr. Echarri has published 7 books, including his most recent accomplishment "Microimplants and Orthodontics", and has written over 75 articles in orthodontic journals in eight countries.


DR R Bruce MacFarlane


Curriculum Vitae:

  • University of Manitoba: 1984: Doctor of Dental Medicine
  • University of Manitoba: 1984: Bachelor of Science in Dentistry
  • University of Western Ontario: 1992: Master of Clinical Dentistry in Orthodontics
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • Diplomate: American Board of Orthodontics
  • Private Practice of Orthodontics: Winnipeg, Canada: 1992-Present
  • Licensed in the State of Minnesota as well
  • Associate Professor of Graduate Orthodontics: University of Manitoba: 2000-2005
  • Invisalign Alpha Group. Invisalign Pioneer and Educator
  • Ortho Organizers Educator: Carlsbad California
  • Cerum Ortho Organizers Educator: Canada
  • Numerous publications in Orthodontic Journals
  • Numerous lectures: American and Canadian Associations of Orthodontists
  • A New penchant for Giving Back: (despite not having done general dentistry for 20 years!)
  • The “McFarlane Missions:” Dental and Medical volunteer trips to Third World Countries.


  • Manitoba Dental Association
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontists
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honorary Dental Fraternity
  • Seattle Dental Study Group
  • Canadian Association of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Mensa Canada

Special Interests:

  • Coaching: Soccer and Hockey
  • Philanthropy
  • Fitness, Yoga, and Pilates


dr luis carriere


Inventor of the Carrière Distalizer and the Carrière SLB

Dr. Carrière is an international lecturer and inventor of the Carrière Distalizer and the Carrière Self-Ligating Bracket Systems. He received his PhD in Odontology “Cum Laude” from the University of Barcelona in 2006, following under and graduate degrees from the University Complutense of Madrid and the University of Barcelona, respectively.

Dr. Carrière is also the winner of the prestigious “Joseph E. Johnson Award” from the American Association of Orthodontists (San Francisco May 1995). He is in private practice at the Carrière Orthodontic Centre in Barcelona and is an invited Professor at the Orthodontic Departments at several universities across the USA, Europe, and Asia.



dr brock rondeau

Dr. Brock Rondeau is one of North America’s most sought after clinicians, who lectures over 100 days per year. He is a master senior certified instructor for the International Association for Orthodontics, and the past president. Over 19,000 dentists have attended his courses and study clubs in the United States, Canada, China, Australia, England, Poland and Turkey. He has an extremely busy practice limited to the treatment of patients with orthodontic, snoring and sleep apnea and TMJ problems. Dr. Rondeau is a Diplomate of the International Board for Orthodontics, a Diplomate of the American Board of Craniofacial Pain, a Diplomate of the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine and a Diplomate of the American Board of Craniofacial-Dental Sleep Medicine.