Thomas Shipley, DMD

Thomas Shipley, DMD


September 17, 2018


September 17, 2021


1.5 CE Credits




  • Review variables that can affect aligner accuracy
  • Discover how modifications of aligner software velocity affect tray interval
  • Compare aligner predictability based on aligner interval

Course Details

Course Fee Free
Credits Catapult Group designates this continuing education activity for 1.5 credits.
Method Self-Instructional
Audience General Dentist, Dental Hygienist, Dental Assistant, Specialty
AGD Subject Code 370

Educator Details

Dr. Thomas Shipley received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and went on to earn his doctorate from the University of Kentucky’s College of Dentistry. Dr. Shipley completed his Master’s degree in orthodontics at West Virginia University. Dr. Shipley maintains an orthodontic private practice in Peoria, Arizona. He is an adjunct faculty member at the Arizona School of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics.

Dr. Shipley is active in several local study clubs. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics where his professional achievements and contributions to his field have helped him achieve Diplomate status. He is Invisalign faculty, a clinical advisory board member for Propel orthodontics, and a Key Opinion Leader for several orthodontic companies including Henry Schein Orthodontics.

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Approved PACE Program Provider. FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 6/1/16 to 5/31/20. Provider ID 306446.


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This study was in part financially supported by Propel Orthodontics, which was permitted to  review this manuscript. The right to a final decision on the content was retained by the author without   requiring approval from a third party. The corresponding author (T.S.) has worked as a consultant for Propel Orthodontics in the past. The author declares no additional conflicts of interest.

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