Dr. Gerry Ross
Past President of NAALT
Allston, Ontario, Canada
REAS OF CONSULTATIVE FOCUS:
- Basic science of PBMT
- Treatment of facial Pain/PBMT
- Treatment of Neuralgias and neuropathic pain
- PBMT and surgery
- PBMT and nerve regeneration
- PBMT for restorative procedures and analgesia
- PBMT and Implants
- PBMT for soft tissue lesions
- PBMT in Hygiene and periodontics
- PBMT and grafting
- PBMT in endodontics
- PBMT in Xerostomia
Dr. Gerry Ross has been practicing General Practice Dentistry with a special interest in Lasers Facial Pain in Tottenham Ontario since 1971. He has been using Lasers in his practice since 1992. He has given over 250 hands on courses, lectures and workshops on both Surgical lasers as well as photobiomodulation treatment both nationally and internationally. He has published 15 articles and has written chapters for 2 textbooks. He also does Peer Review for 4 Laser Journals and is on the editorial board of Photobiomodulation, Photomedicine and Laser Surgery and has written 2 guest editorials for the Journal.
He is a past president of NAALT North American Association of Photobiomodulation is a member of the Board of Directors of the Academy of Laser Dentistry(ALD) and currently chairs the membership committee and has also served as chair of the Certification Committee. He was the Scietific Chair of the 2019 ALD annual Meeting.
Dr Ross holds Advanced Certification from ALD and is a member of Speakers Bureau of the Academy of Laser Dentistry. In 2016 he was awarded the Leon Goldman Award from ALD as the year’s outstanding laser clinician.
An article that Dr Ross wrote for Dental Products report on treating Facial Pain with PBMT was just named as one of the top 5 technique articles that they published in 2020.