WSAPD Spring 2022 Meeting In collaboration with NuSmile

WSAPD Spring 2022 Meeting In collaboration with NuSmile

Saturday, March 26th, 2022 with Dr. LaRee Johnson. 


Salish Lodge & Spa
6501 Railroad Ave SE
Snoqualmie, WA 98065 

Venue Website:

For Guest Rooms, please call Salish Lodge’s Group Rooms Coordinator Alyssa at 425-831-6523.   Please note that her office hours are typically 9am – 5pm on Mondays – Fridays. If you are unable to reach her, please leave a message and she will contact you as soon as she is available.  Please mention the referral code: 2203PROGRE

 $299.00 per night excluding Taxes & Fees.

Registration Fee: 
$300 Members
$500 Non-Members
$150 Residents

8 CE Available

Course Description:

Progressive Esthetics Workshop is a combination of interactive lecture and hands-on workshop, encompassing everything from treatment planning and learning the Express Prep technique, to high-yield, detail-oriented tips and tricks around proper cementation of Pediatric Zirconia and Pre-Veneered Crowns.

Course Objectives:

Hands-on training placing crowns on every primary tooth

Individualized instruction to ensure immediate implementation in your practice

Master the Express Prep technique for predictable and fast (4 minute) crown placement

Expert advice in diagnosis, treatment planning, common errors, troubleshooting, and more. 


7:30am-8:00am Registration & Breakfast

8:00am-11:30am Lecture

11:30am-12:30pm Lunch

12:30pm-4:30pm Hands-On Training

About the Presenter:

Dr. LaRee Johnson Progressive EstheticsDr. E. LaRee Johnson graduated with honors from the University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry, in 1996. She completed a 3-year pediatric dentistry residency and received a Master of Science degree at the University of North Carolina in 1999. Dr. Johnson has a Certificate in Leadership from the Kellogg Leadership Institute (Cohort V) and holds an adjunct faculty appointment at the University of North Carolina. She is a fellow of the International College of Dentists, American College of Dentists, and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She has served as the president of the North Carolina Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and is the Immediate Past President of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Johnson is working toward her Certificate in Spanish Proficiency at Wake Tech Community College and Certificate of Writing from UC Berkeley Extension with a projected publication of her first book in 2023. 

Dr. Johnson has been in full-time private practice for nearly 23 years. She is the founder of Carolina Pediatric Dentistry, a multi-doctor, two-location practice in Raleigh, North Carolina, and speaks nationally and internationally. Professionally, Dr. Johnson foremost enjoys clinical pediatric dentistry. Her effective practice management skills are simply a byproduct of ensuring a fiscally responsive patient-centered practice model. 

Being a wife and a mother of a 17-year-old, 20-year-old, yellow lab, and golden retriever brings Dr. Johnson her greatest joy. Her family’s hobbies include anything outside, travel, CrossFit, and endurance sports. Dr. Johnson and her husband have completed 3 Ironman distance triathlons and the Umstead 100 Mile Endurance Run. Together they plan to complete a marathon in 50 states (45/50 done) and have competed in the CrossFit Open.