Gary Zelesky


NuSmile Summit 2019

The second annual NuSmile Summit will be an event to remember! This year will offer up to 16CE, interactive beach and pool activities scheduled for attendees and their guests and some of pediatric dentistry’s most dynamic leaders speaking on a wide array of topics. Come DISCOVER the Difference in beautiful Clearwater Beach, rated the #1 Beach in the United States 3 years running! Create your own agenda and make the most of Sun & CE with NuSmile!

Course List


Gary Zelesky - Developing Passionate Leadership, Leading Passionate Lives


Dr. LaRee Johnson - Esthetic Primary Crowns and Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) A Perfect Match

Dr. Shailesh Kottal - Radiographic Findings in Pediatric Diseases

Dr. Bill Waggoner - Managing Those “Hair Pulling Out”, “Drive You to Drink”, “Make You Want to Scream”, Situations in Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Jessica Lee - New Approaches to Pediatric Pulp Therapy

Dr. Roger G. Sanger - Pedonomics and Pedometrics

Dr. Roger G. Sanger - Managed Care Insurance and Pediatric Dentistry – Opportunities or Problems? 

Dr. David Evans, Dr. David Salar, Dr. Eric Ellis - Advanced Zirconia Treatment Cases

Dr. Jorge Casian - The Future of Hypomin Molar Restoration


Dr. Rhea Haugseth - Infection Control – Do You Know the Nitty Gritty?

Dr. Rhea Haugseth - Parents – Are Yours Backseat Drivers?

Dr. Rhea Haugseth - Know it, Show it and Sell it – Getting parents to say Yes

Scott Childress - Telling your Story on Facebook and Instagram

Dr. Stacey Zaikoski - Big Bad Fluoride – Why the Controversy?

Dr. Stacey Zaikoski - Behavior Guidance for the Pediatric Dental Team


Dr. David Salar / Dr. David Evans / Dr. Eric Ellis - Progressive Esthetics Workshop




Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach
Warm and inviting, with a splash of excitement. That's the feeling of Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach lining the tranquil Gulf shore. Take advantage of being just steps away from all the Clearwater Beach area has to offer from miles of fun along the wide-open sugar-white beaches just off the open air lobby/veranda, to world-class activities and sights highlighted with local flavor.

What you get

  • Doctors can receive up to 16 CE credits
  • Dental team members can receive up to 14 CE credits
  • World-class instructors
  • Choose from 12 course options
  • Treatment, practice management and hands-on
  • One-on-one time with instructors
  • One room with double beds for Thursday and Friday
  • Breakfast and lunch on Friday and Saturday
  • Friday morning yoga on the beach
  • Friday afternoon beach party
  • Friday sunset reception at the pool
  • Saturday morning 3K run
  • Saturday afternoon beach/pool party

$1995 for Doctors

$1995 for TWO Dental Team members


Full-time university faculty and residents contact Nikki Ruck to register at 713.568.1023 or  

Wyndham Grand Clearwater Beach
100 Coronado Dr, Clearwater, FL 33767

Directions from Tampa International Airport (TPA), get on FL-60 W from George J Bean Pkwy, follow FL-60 W to Coronado Dr/S Gulfview Blvd in Clearwater, destination is on the right.


Extend your stay in Clearwater Beach

The city of Clearwater is over 100 years old. Blessed with an abundance of natural beauty, you will find gorgeous views here of pristine sands and crystal clear waters, and this part of the world also boasts some of the best marine life around. If you take to the waters, expect to find stingrays, sharks, dolphins, and turtles, to name but a few species found here. As well as some amazing beach life, Clearwater is also home to vibrant shopping, dining, and sporting venues. Clearwater lies close to the Gulf of Mexico, so you can also expect warm breezes that make many visitors feel like they don’t want to leave. Click here to plan your day.


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NuSmile is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 11/1/2016 to 10/31/2018 – Provider ID#372779