The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that Cassidy T. Cook, DMD, FAGD of Cook Family Dentistry in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, received the prestigious Fellowship Award during the AGD’s convocation ceremony, a celebration that recognizes AGD member’s commitment to excellence in dental education. Dr. Cook accepted the award at the AGD’s scientific session on July 20, 2019, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The Fellowship Award is presented to dentists looking to provide the highest quality of dental care by remaining current in their profession. In order to receive this award, Dr. Cook completed 500 hours of continuing dental education, passed a comprehensive written exam and fulfilled three years of continuing membership with the AGD. As a recipient of this award, Dr. Cook has joined an elite group of the dental community, as only 6% of dentists across the US and Canada receive this designation. The Fellowship Award symbolizes excellence in the dental profession and a commitment to providing exceptional patient care.
“The AGD is proud to honor Cassidy T. Cook, DMD, FAGD for his commitment to continuing education and dedication to providing his patients with advanced and exceptional oral health care,” says AGD President Manuel A. Cordero, DDS, CPH, MAGD, “Dr. Cook has gone above and beyond his duties, distinguishing himself professionally amongst his peers and exemplifying his allegiance to the dental community.”
Cassidy T. Cook, DMD, FAGD graduated Magna Cum Laude from Samford University with a degree in Biology and went on to achieve his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the University of Florida. Dr. Cook currently owns and practices dentistry with his wife, Stephanie, at Cook Family Dentistry in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. In addition to the AGD, Dr. Cook is a member of the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics.
“I’m honored to receive the Fellowship Award,” said Dr. Cook. “Continuing education is one of my top priorities. Our practice takes pride in always being at the forefront of new dental and cosmetic technology and techniques.”
About the Academy of General Dentistry
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is a professional association of more than 40,000 general dentists dedicated to providing quality dental care and oral health education to the public. Founded in 1952, AGD is the largest association for general dentists in the world and serves the needs and represents the interests of general dentists. For more information about AGD, visit, www.agd.org.