L. Scott Brooksby is a Surgical Prosthodontist with extensive experience in restoring the mouth to natural beauty and form. He has lectured in the United States and abroad in the areas of Dental Implants, Difficult Dentures and TMJ Dysfunction. With the ability to safely relax patients he can usually overcome most fears associated with dental care. He practices in Nevada under a Specilty dental license number S5-09.
Sep 1995- May 1996 Loma Linda Advanced Implant Study Group, Jamie Lozada, Program Director
Jul 1988- Jun 1990 San Francisco VAMC Prosthodontic Residency Program
Jul 1979- Jun 1982 University of the Pacific School of Dentistry GPA= 3.7 Rank= 13/140
Jan 1974- Apr 1979 Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah GPA=3.4
Sep 1973- Dec 1973 Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR GPA= 4.0
Private Prosthodontic practice - Las Vegas, NV
Prosthodontic Residency, SF VAMC, Dr. Dennis Weir, Director
PHS Active Duty 14 day tour, Moses Lake, WA
General dentist in private practice in Bakersfield, CA., treating patients ages 1 to 99.
Lieutenant, USPHS assigned as Dental Director of Clinica Sierra Vista, Lamont, CA.
Nov 1984- May 1986 Consultant, Bakersfield Community College Dental Assisting Program, Bakersfield, CA.
Jan 1990- Jun 1990 Prosthodontic Instructor, UCSF Dental School, San Francisco, CA.
Jun 1982 University of the Pacific School of Dentistry Asilomar Conference Table Clinics, Vital Bleaching- An Alternative Approach".
Jul 1988 Burke Symposium Table Clinic - "R-Collars - Chemical-free Gingival Retraction".
Jan 1989 San Francisco Dental Assistants Association - "Fabrication of Provisional Restorations".
May 1989 Latin American Dental Association - "Gingival Retraction and Provisional Restorations".
July 1989 SFVAMC General Practice Residency Prosthodontic Seminar - "Difficult Denture Patients" a 6 week Hands on Course.
July 1989 Burke Symposium Table Clinic - "IMZ Implants - Solutions to Laboratory Problems".
Oct 1989 San Francisco VAMC Dental Service - " CPR Recertification"
Feb 1990 San Francisco Dental Assistants Association - "Dental Implants - What A Dental Assistant Should Know."
Apr 1990 Bay Area Armed Forces Dental Study Group Table Clinic - "An Intra-oral Surveyor" and "An Implant Paralleling Guide".
Apr 1990 San Francisco Dental Assistants Association - "CPR Recertification".
Jun 1990 Northern California Prosthodontic Conference - "An Intra-oral Surveyor" and "An Implant Paralleling Guide" Table Clinics.
Jun 1990 Northern California Prosthodontic Conference - "Osteoradionecrosis - The Last Twenty Years".
Jun 1990 San Francisco VAMC - "CPR Recertification".
Sep 1990 Advanced Dental Education Study Club Director, Las Vegas, NV.
July 1993 Treatment of the Difficult Dental Patient, The Bahamas.
Sep 2001 Private Pilot Ground School, Las Vegas, Nevada
Nov 2001 Mini-implant Surgery for the Prosthodontist, Table Clinic, American College of Prosthodontists, New Orleans, LA
May 2002 Mini-Implants, Table Clinic, Dusseldorf, Germany
May 2002 Mini-Implants, Table Clinic, Lisbon, Portugal
May 2002 Mini-Implants, Lecture, International Meeting of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Barcelona, Spain
May 2003 Mini-Implants, Hands on course, Denver, Colorado
May 2004 Mini-Implants, Lecture, Las Vegas, NV
May 2003 Private Pilot Ground School, Las Vegas, Nevada
Mar 2004 Mini-Implant Hands on Mini Residency, Imtec, Las Vegas, NV
June 2004 Acid Saliva, Is your mouth eating your teeth?, International Meeting of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, Las Vegas, NV
June 2004 The Dental Cat Scan, An Introduction to the iCAT, Las Vegas, NV
March 19, 2014 CT scans- How to save your Bacon, Las Vegas Dental Association
May 27, 2014 State of Nevada Infection Control Course, Las Vegas Dental Association
Mar2001 The Mini-Implant, Dental Products Report, March 2001
Numerous Articles for the Las Vegas Israelite Newspaper
1980 ASDA Preventive Dentistry Award
1980 UOP Table Clinics, 5th place
1981 UOP Table Clinics, 3rd place
1982 TKO Dental Honorary Society
1980-82 National Health Service Corps Scholarship
1990 SF VA Medical Center Public Service Award
2002 Fellow, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
2002 Diplomate, International Congress of Oral Implantologists
1974-75 and 1978 Undergrad research assistant involving cerebral pathology in rats, Brigham Young University, Provo, Ut.
1974-75 and 1978 Undergrad research assistant involving parasitology in fish, Brigham Young University, Provo, Ut.
1980-81 Pilot study for Gingivitis Self Examination Project, University of the Pacific Dental School, San Francisco, CA.
Mar 2001 Certified Flight Instructor, Airplane Single Engine Ground
Mar 2001 Certified Ground Instructor
Oct 2001 Certified Advanced Instrument Ground Instructor
Oct 2001 Certified Instrument Instructor, Airplane Multi Engine Land
Apr 2011 Airline Transport Pilot
Jan 2012 Commercial and Instructor Seaplane
Flying, Flight Instruction, SCUBA, team sports, public speaking, computers and family.
Oct 1975- Oct 1977 Missionary, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Portugal-Lisbon Mission.
Feb 1989- May 1989 Coach, M.P. Brown Mini Soccer Team
Jan 1983- May 1988 Dental Education Puppet Show to over 50 pre-school and elementary children, Bakersfield, CA.
Jan 1985- May 1988 Oral Cancer Education to over 15 junior and senior high school classes, Bakersfield, CA.
Jun 1987- May 1988 Poster Contest Chairman, Kern County Dental Society. This involved over 100 schools K-12, Kern County, CA.
Aug 1983- May 1988 Community Dental Health Committee, Kern County Dental Society, Kern County, CA.
Sep 1985- Mar 1986 President, LDS Businessmen's Association of Bakersfield.
Oct 1994-1998 Public Relations Committee, American College of Prosthodontists
Sep 1998-1999, 2007-2009 Board of the Southern Nevada Dental Society
Jan 2012, Co-Founder of the Las Vegas Dental Association.
Jun 2013, President, Nevada Section of the American College of Prosthodontists.