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In Memoriam: Dr. Morton Amsterdam 1922-2014

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An interview from a few years ago with one of the most influential clinicians and educators in the history of dentistry, Dr. Morton Amsterdam. A giant in the field, who personally affected and inspired every member of Team Atlanta to be the best professionals they can be. He will be remembered with respect and love.

Date Added:
7/3/2014

Author(s):

Henry Salama, DMD Henry Salama, DMD
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Morton Amsterdam, DDS
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Questions & Comments
Charles Schwimer - (7/4/2014 11:25 AM)

Truly a great man and educator. In addition, to his own personal contributions (that still endure), perhaps his greatest legacy is his relentless pursuit of excellence in Dentistry. He was a devoted student of his craft. Always seeking out and surrounding himself with the best and brightest of colleagues. He taught and led by example. Thru personal exchange of ideas, he has touched and continues to influence many of us. Therefore,his legacy lives on. THERE IS ONLY ONE CORRECT DIAGNOSIS......................

Manuel De LA ROSA - (7/4/2014 7:43 AM)

A true leyend in dentistry. Always great to read or listen to him. Thank you Dr Henry Salama for guiding such a great interview.

Maurice Salama - (7/3/2014 9:25 PM)

The most influential educator in our time at Penn and beyond. He was a game changer in the field and an inspiration to us all. His views remain even with the evolution into Implant and Regenerative Dentistry. thanks Maurice

Hamid Kazemi - (7/3/2014 7:58 PM)

A true master- I was honored to have presented a case when I was a senor at Penn for the annual award named after him and still on my wall. He touched the lives of many and will certainly be missed.

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