Author | Leora Walter, DDS

New York City-based prosthodontist Dr. Leora Walter completed her graduate prosthodontics and implant dentistry residency at New York Hospital Queens. She has received numerous honors, including the American Academy of Implant Dentistry Award, the Quintessence Award for Research Achievement, the NIH Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholarship, and the International Center for AIDS Care and Treatment Programs scholarship. Dr. Walter has spent time in Ethiopia teaching clinicians how to recognize the oral manifestations of HIV as well as in Peru, where she conducted extensive research into head and neck cancers. Dr. Walter has authored numerous clinical articles, and she lectures internationally on topics relating to prosthodontics as well as systemic diseases and their effects on the oral cavity.

Articles

How to polish composite restorations with Footsie

January 24, 2019

The new polishers from Komet USA reduce polishing procedures down to two quick and easy steps.

How to create smooth acrylic surfaces for restoration longevity

March 12, 2018

Using Komet USA’s Denture Contouring System for acrylic contouring without the mess of traditional methods.