2019 Alaska Dental Society Annual Meeting Speakers

Dr. Robert Vogel

Robert C Vogel DDS
Dr. Robert C. Vogel graduated dental school from Columbia University in New York City before completing residency training at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Mount Sinai Medical Center and Miami Children’s Hospital in Miami Florida. He maintains a full time private practice in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida in implant prosthetics and reconstructive dentistry working closely as a team member with several specialists providing implant based comprehensive treatment as well as conducting clinical trials and providing clinical advice to the dental attachment and implant field. Dr. Vogel has developed and collaborated on the development of several prosthetic components and techniques currently in use in Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Parag Kachalia


Dr. Parag R. Kachalia is an Associate Professor and the Vice Chair of Simulation, Technology and Research and is a team leader within the University of the Pacific’s prestigious complex and esthetic rehabilitation program. He is a fellow of the American Dental Education Association’s leadership institute as well the American College of Dentists. In addition he is a researcher, as well as a published author in the areas of dental technology, digital diagnostics, contemporary fixed prosthodontics, and financial management. He has lectured internationally in the areas of adhesive dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, photography, CAD/CAM technology, fixed prosthodontics, treatment planning, erosion, and diagnostic

​Ms. Cindy Ishimoto

2018 headshot Ishimoto
Ms. Cindy Ishimoto is passionate about cultivating self-directed leaders who help their practices flourish. She wants dentists and teams to know that they CAN make a change and grow as professionals and leaders. Cindy understands that repetition is the key to learning, and her creative presentations ensure
this happens. She is well known for her expertise in the business, financial management, motivational and team building systems of the practice. Cindy has been named a Consulting Leader by Dentistry Today from 2006-2019.