American Sleep and Breathing Academy

The 6th Annual Sleep and Wellness Conference is the 2nd Largest Dental Sleep Medicine meeting in the U.S. With many Dental and Medical professionals expected to attend. The Academy’s focus is practice management for the dentist, and practical integration for their patients, while working with the medical field that supports them.


Friday, April 12th, 2019 – Saturday April 13th 2019

9:30am -6pm

Pacific Time


Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort
7677 N 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 997-2626


This Conference will give you the tools to exceed your financial and therapeutic goals. Increase your knowledge and help develop one on one relationships with the most wired in leaders in the field of dental sleep medicine.


ASBA President:  Dr. Kent Smith DDS

Topic: Working with Physicians and Scope of Practice in Dental Sleep Medicine

Bio: Dr. Smith is a Diplomate of both the American Sleep and Breathing Academy and the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine and is on the Advisory Committee of the Australasian Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Howard Farran DDS, MBA

Topic: Uncomplicate Business

Bio: Howard Farran, DDS, MBA, the founder and owner of and Dentaltown magazine, has practiced dentistry at Today’s Dental in the Phoenix metro area for more than 30 years. In 2017, Incisal Edge magazine ranked him among the 32 most influential people in dentistry.

Why do Conferences Matter?

You must never stop learning. You need to keep an eye on what everyone else is thinking, and you get to see in just a few days who are leading in any given space. Networking is key! Make sure you know who will be there, research them, meet then, collaborate with them.