5th Annual Perio-Endo-Ortho Symposium Conference

A Dental Conference Benefitting a Great Cause

Date: Friday Sept 23, 2022 Time: 8AM - 5PM

Compel Church, Southaven Campus

820 Church Rd. | Southaven, MS 38671

Proudly Supporting

Reasons Why You Should Attend

Earn 8 Total Hours of CE Credits (Approved by the TN, MS, & AR State Boards)

Support Some wonderful charitable organizations that serve the community

Program Schedule

8:00am - 8:30am - Registration / Breakfast

8:30am - 9:00am - Welcome by Dr. Pradeep Adatrow, DDS, MSD
Patrick Conrad, lead pastor at Compel Church

9:00am - 11:00pm - Chris Griffin, DDS
"How to Make 3D Printing a Big Winner for your Practice"

11:00am - 12:00pm - Dr. Brian Rhoads, DDS
"Footprints of the Game: Visionary Impressions that last a Lifetime"

12:00pm - 1:00pm - Lunch Break

1:00pm - 2:00pm - Dr. Andrew Abide, DDS
“Endodontic Essentials: Access to Obturation”

2:00pm – 3:00pm - Dr. Jay Patel, DDS
“Clinical Updates in Periodontics”

3:00pm - 4:00 pm - Dr. Nathan Hamman, DDS, MDS
“Faces First”

Registration is $125 Per Person
All registration proceeds will be donated to the Trinity Health Center. Be sure to sign up soon as we have limited seating. If you have any questions, email: or call 662-655-4868
Your Hosts
Dr. Adatrow is a Board Certified Periodontist and Prosthodontist. After finishing college at the University of Alabama, he earned his DDS from the University of Tennessee. He then completed his residency in Periodontics and Implantology at Indiana University. Subsequently he went on and completed another residency in Prosthodontics from the University of Tennessee. Dr. Adatrow has been on the faculty at The University of Tennessee for the past 14 years. Currently he serves as the Director of Surgical Prosthodontics and is in private practice in Southaven, MS.
Dr. Abide graduated from Mississippi State University with a BS in microbiology and went to dental school at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He completed an AEGD residency and worked in private practice before deciding to further his dental education at Louisiana State University completing an Endodontic residency in 2011. He founded Abide Endodontics in 2013 with the commitment of providing the most advanced Endodontic treatment possible with minimal patient discomfort.

While attending the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Dr. Abide received the latest advanced training in microsurgical and nonsurgical root canal therapy, performed research in 3-dimensional
imaging, and earned an endodontic certificate and Masters of Science in Dentistry. He was happy to join his brother at AbideEndodontics in 2016. Dr. David provides modern endodontics with a scientific based approach while ensuring his patients have a pleasant dental experience. He is a member of the American Association of Endodontists, American Dental Association, and Mississippi Dental Association.

Dr. Hamman is a native of Northwest Tennessee. He received his DDS at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and completed his Master’s degree and orthodontic training there as well. Dr. Hamman joined the part time faculty at UT’s orthodontic department. He also travels to Tucson, AZ annually to teach domestic and international residents and orthodontists the art of wire bending, diagnosis, and treatment planning at the Charles Tweed International Foundation for Orthodontic Research and Education. Dr. Hamman, Dr. Williams, and their incredible Williams & Hamman Orthodontics team have been creating smiles in Desoto County since 1985.

Your Guest Speakers


Dr. Chris Griffin graduated from the University of Tennessee with a DDS degree and began solo practice in Mississippi. At the age of 29, he became the youngest person from Mississippi ever to receive the FAGD award at that time. Dentists from all over the United States and Canada have traveled to Ripley to observe and learn his techniques and improve their own patient delivery systems. Dr. Griffin was coined the “Most Efficient Dentist in America” by Dr. Woody Oakes after producing 3 times the national average in 3 days per week doing primarily high volume dentistry. 2020 gave Dr. Chris Griffin the opportunity to rebrand his practice and provide more advanced dental services at a slower pace with an increase in profit and production due to the power of 3D printing.


Dr. Rhoads is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry. After graduating he worked as an associate in Morrilton, Arkansas as well as Memphis, Tennessee. His practice in General Dentistry has been in business since the year 2000. Dr. Rhoads is an active member of the Crittenden County Community. He devotes many hours every year to continuing education, allowing him to stay up to date with the latest techniques and technologies. He often works in cooperation with specialists from other dental fields and strives to provide the best care possible for each and every patient.


After graduating with a Masters of Public Health, Dr. Patel continued his dental education at the University of Southern California, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry and obtained his Doctor of Dental surgery. Dr. Patel was recognized on the Dean’s list at Herman Ostrow’s School of Dentistry of USC. Dr. Patel completed his Certification in Periodontics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Patel is undergoing board certification in Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery. He is an active member with the American Academy of Periodontics and the American Dental Association.