Bill Bachand

Associate Professor

Bill Bachand

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Dental College of Georgia
Department of Restorative Sciences

  • (706) 723-4321
  • GC 4342

Education

  • MS, Strategic Studies, General US Army War College, 2001

  • BA, Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General University of Maryland Univers, 1984

  • DDS, Dentistry Marquette University Sch of De, 1979

  • BA, Natural Sciences St Johns University, 1975

Certifications

  • Dental License (Georgia) State of Georgia, 2013

  • Advanced Education Program in General Dentistry -2 Year Certificate US Army, 1990

  • General Practice Residency Certificate US Army, 1980

  • Instructor Certification (BLS) American Red Cross, 2014

  • DEN 2013

  • Dental License (Wisconsin) State of Wisconsin, 1985

Awards & Honors

  • Emeritus Membership Academy of General Dentistry, 2019

  • ASDA Advocate Award American Student Dental Association, 2018

  • Certificate of Life Membership American Dental Association, 2018

  • Certificate for International Volunteer Service American Dental Association, 2017

  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition U.S. House of Representatives, 2017

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • AGDR 7024

    AEGD - Patient Care
  • ADFD 5591

    Clinical Ethics & Prof I
  • RSDM 5511

    Dental Materials
  • RSTP 5502

    Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
  • RSTP 5591

    Diagnosis & Trmt Plan Clinic I
  • RSDS 5391

    Introduction to Clinical Dent
  • RSOC 5311

    Occlusal Analysis
  • RSOP 5111

    Operative Dentistry I
  • RSRC 5591

    Restorative Clinic I
  • AGDR 7034

    AEGD Clinic
  • ADBL 5211

    BCLS Training I
  • ADBL 5612

    BCLS Training II
  • BMBS 5605

    Bioclinical Seminar V
  • RSTP 5692

    Diag & Trmt Planning Clinic II
  • RSID 5211

    Intro to Dental Sciences
  • RSDS 5492

    Introduction to Clinic Dent II
  • RSPR 5692

    Prosthodontics Clinic II
  • RSRC 5692

    Restorative Clinic II

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Bilateral Anterior Cantilever Fixed Partial Dentures - A Case Report, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • An Extrapyramidal Reaction Presenting as an Acute TMD episode, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Alternative method of occlusal guard fabrication, 2020
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Occlusal Disease -The Silent Destroyer, 2016
    Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal

Department Service

  • Clinical Education and Process Advisory Committee 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Full Administrative Council 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Emergency Preparedness Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Search Committee for Chair of Restorative Dentistry 2019 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Bylaws Committee (DCG Senate) 2021 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dentists for Della 2019 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Freshman Class Advisor 2018 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Operation Smile 2018 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Council of Faculties, ADEA 2016 - Present

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Athletic Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Georgia Dental Association 2020 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Foundation for Oral Health, Georgia Dental Association 2018 - Present

  • Georgia Dental Association 2018 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Hinman Dental Society 2018 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Georgia Dental Association - Eastern District Dental Association 2019 - 2020

    Role: Officer, President/Elect/Past

Public Service

  • Georgia Mission of Mercy, Georgia Dental Association 2017 - 2018

    Role: Chair