Dr. Bud Mopper is an internationally renowned lecturer in aesthetic dentistry with an emphasis on Composite bonding using direct application techniques
He is in private practice in Glenview, Illinois, where he has been involved with creating dental aesthetics for 40 years. He co-authored, A Complete Guide to Dental Bonding, which was the first definitive book for the dental profession describing bonding techniques. He is a member of the Academy of Esthetic dentistry, Founder and Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic dentistry, diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric dentistry, and Fellow of the American College of dentistry.
He teaches direct resin bonding on a Continuing Education level at many major universities including the State University of Iowa and the University of Illinois, where he is an Adjunct Professor. Dr. Mopper is the recipient from the American Academy of Cosmetic dentistry of an award for “Lifelong Commitment to Providing Excellence in Continuing Education in Cosmetic dentistry” and an award for “Outstanding Contribution to Cosmetic dentistry”. He received the New York University College of dentistry Irwin Smigel Prize in Aesthetic dentistry, and recently received a Lifetime Achievement award from the World Aesthetic Congress, in England, for “Outstanding Contribution to Aesthetic dentistry”. He is director of education for the Center for Esthetic Excellence, in Chicago, Ill., and is Co-founder and Chairman of Cosmedent, Inc. where he is responsible for its educational programs and product development.
He has lectured at most major Conventions: American dental Assoc., Chicago Mid-Winter, Hinman, Yankee dental, Great New York dental, etc. He has lectured at many Universities such as, New York University, University of Illinois, University of Iowa, UCLA, U. of Kentucky, University of Minnesota. U. of Nebraska, U. of Louisville.,U. of Pennsylvania, etc.
He has lectured in Spain, Canada, England, Norway, Germany, and Israel.