8610 Explorer Dr., Suite 315, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
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Meet Dr. Gasper

Colorado Springs, CO dentist, Dr. Gasper

Dr. Ken Gasper earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry in 1982. He is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, and The International Association for Orthodontics. He was also the past president of The International Association for Orthodontics in 2006.

Dr. Gasper has the privilege of instructing other dentists in the United States, Canada, and abroad. He teaches modern functional orthodontic techniques, facial growth and development, and the treatment for TMJ disorders to general dentists and specialists. His passion is creating beautiful smiles and well-balanced faces!

Dr. Gasper continues to participate in countless hours of continuing education, lectures, and hands-on-courses in the latest dental advances and technologies. Dr. Gasper is dedicated to providing outstanding dental care and exceptional dental experiences to his clients.

Professional Education

License

  • Dentistry   -   State of Colorado
  • Pharmacist  -  State of Colorado

Professional Organizations

Committee Service

Lectures

Conference Presentations

  • Class 3 Treatment and Considerations in Early Treatment
    International Association for Orthodontics
    Annual Conference April 2-6, 2003 Tempe, Arizona
  • Traction Mechanics in treating the Maxilla in Class 3
    THE SUMMIT
    Mid America Orthodontic Society Annual Conference
    October 15-17 2004 Chicago, Illinois
  • Second Molar Debate How to Simply Resolve Crowding While
    Developing Balanced Faces and Beautiful Healthy Smiles

    THE SUMMIT
    Mid America Orthodontic Society Annual Conference
    October 14-16, 2005 Chicago, Illinois
  • Early Orthopedic Treatment
    Indian Dental Research and Review
    Dentistry 2007 Conference July 21-22, 2007 Bangalore, India
    Niemans Convention Center
  • Orthodontic Success Program Instructor 2005-2007
    Chicago, NewYork City, Toronto, San Diego,
    San Francisco, San Antonio, Orange County
    • Course 1 Facial Growth and Development, Airway diagnosis, Early Orthopedic Diagnosis and Treatment
    • Course 2 Functional Appliance Treatment, Facial Growth and Development, Early Class 3 Treatment
    • Course 3 Orthodontics - Controlled Arch Mechanics
    • Course 4 Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Facial Beauty Institute Instructor 2007-2008
    Toronto & San Antonio
    • Course 1 Controlled Arch Mechanics
    • Course 2 Early Orthopedic Treatment, Facial Growth and Development

Continuing Education

1983-1984

Pankey Institute Key Biscayne, Florida
Course 1 Occlusion
Course 2 Occlusion

1985

Clinical Foundation of Orthopedics and Orthodontics
Dr. J.W. Skip Truitt
Course 1 Functional Appliances
Course 2 Cephalometric Diagnosis
Course 3 Orthodontics
Course 4 Temporomandibular Joint function and Dysfunction

2000

Advanced Concepts in Complete Dental Reconstruction
Hands on Reconstruction Waxup
Dr. William McHorris
Course 1 Occlusion
Course 2 Occlusion
Course 3 Occlusion
Course 4 Occlusion

1997-2002

Mid America Orthodontic Society
Dr. John Witzig
Course 1
Course 2
Course 3
Course 4

2002

Advanced Orthodontics /TMJ
Mid America Orthodontic Society
Dr. John Witzig

1998-2000

Mid America Orthodontic Society
Mini Residency Program
Dr. Derek Mahoney
Course 5
Course 6
Course 7
Course 8
Course 9
Course 10
Course 11
Course 12

2000-2008

International Association for Orthodontics
Annual Conference 2000-2008

2006

Implant Mentor Program
Noebel Biocare Corporation
Dr. Todd Pickle

2005

TMJ Anatomy, Function, Dysfunction, Therapy
San Diego, California
Dr. Harold Gelb

2007

Southwest Center for Advanced Clinical Studies
Cerec Digital Technology Crown Design and
CAD/CAM Fabrication
Dr. Dan Poticny, Dr. R Conrad

2007

Noebel Biocare International Conference
MGM Grand Hotel Las Vegas, Nevada

2008

Neuromuscular Implant Dentistry
Las Vegas Institute Las Vegas, Nevada
Dr. Leo Malin

2008

Bone Grafting
Las Vegas Institute Las Vegas, Nevada
Dr. Leo Malin, Dr. Dennis Thompson

2009

coDiagnostics User Meeting
Implant Solutions Treatment Planning
Las Vegas , Nevada
Dr.Leo Malin, Dr. Daniel Reidman