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Conservative Restorative Dentistry in Difficult Economical Times
Presenter: Jeffrey Hoos, DMD, FAGD
CE Supporter: Dentapreg
Mon  9/26/16    8:00 PM ET    5:00 PM PT
Tue  9/27/16    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Hoos will discuss a conservative concept for restoring teeth that is economical for the patient and profitable for the dentist at the same time. He will describe his techniques and preferred materials of biomimetic restorative dentistry as well as the economics of providing these restorative solutions. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Creating Natural Esthetics with Next Generation Composites
Presenter: Dr. Frank Milnar
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Tue  9/27/16    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  9/27/16    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In response to the change in dentist/patient expectations, a proliferation of new products has been developed that enables the dental professional to create accurate and visually pleasing restorations. This CE webinar provides you with information to quickly select new products and develop the techniques required to create esthetic direct restorations that meet the demands of today’s patients. You will also learn how to improve your bonding skills and confidence using composites in complex anterior cases, as well as learn about a new proprietary nanotechnology composite system for natural esthetic restorations. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Dental Insurance: Is Ignorance Bliss?
Presenter: Cathy Stewart, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Tue  9/27/16    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Wed  9/28/16    0:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Many dental hygienists delegate the coding, processing and submission of dental insurance claims to the office manager or financial coordinator. This CE webinar challenges dental hygienists and dentists to learn the basics of dental insurance, especially for the procedures they perform on a regular basis. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Personal Protective Equipment: Minimizing Risk
Presenter: Noel Kelsch, RDH
CE Supporter: Medicom
Wed  9/28/16    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/28/16    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) helps to minimize the risks involved in dentistry. It also helps to establish and maintain a safe and healthy work environment. To ensure the greatest possible protection for employees in the workplace both the employee and the employer are required to have a great understanding of the application and use of PPE. This CE webinar will give the attendee the tools necessary to select equipment and use it properly. The latest findings from the Centers for Disease Control will be discussed and tips for incorporation of the recommendations will be given. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Innovative Dental Implant Design for Immediate Loading and Greater Initial Stability
Presenter: Dr. Isaac Tawil
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Wed  9/28/16    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Thu  9/29/16    0:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will obtain an understanding of the scientific criteria for early loading, crestal bone preservation with implant thread design and prosthetic simplicity (10 diameter implants using 1 prosthetic connection). ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Become that Extraordinary Dental Assistant - Communication Skills
Presenter: Jen Blake, CDA, EFDA, MADAA
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Thu  9/29/16    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  9/29/16    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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It may not be brain surgery, however, communication skills are the back bone of a successful patient orientated practice. Non-verbal communication is as important as verbal communication. Would patients think you were an extraordinary dental assistant by looking at you? Do you have any idea what the concerns of your patients may be? Be proactive and show them what you do. Infection control procedures is one area that is always on a patient’s mind. In this CE webinar, learn ways to talk to them about this and other subjects. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Regenerative Restorative Dentistry: The Quest to “Heal and Seal” Damaged Tooth Structure
Presenter: John Comisi, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Thu  9/29/16    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Fri  9/30/16    0:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the student will
• Explore the remin-demin process of the oral cavity, caries progression and what we need to positively influence the health of the oral cavity
• Review the current state of the dental restorative process: why they succeed and why they fail
• Gain a true understanding of the current definition of bioactivity and the materials and mechanisms that can help you and our patients in daily dental care ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE (Showing 3 Newest)

Swaggering Shapes For Staggering Results
Presenter: Peet van der Vyver, BChD
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 9/13/16
Expiration Date: 9/13/19
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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Dr. Peet van der Vyver, a well-known researcher, lecturer and clinician discusses the advantages, benefits and clinical application of rotary instruments with an offset cross section (swaggering instruments). He will describe and discuss the benefits of preparing a reproducible glide path prior to root canal instrumentation, the clinical application of these swaggering rotating instruments in different clinical situations by means of case reports and illustrate how safety and predictability in root canal preparation can be achieved with only 2 instruments.


Modern Diagnostic Tools in Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS
CE Supporter: ACTEON
Release Date: 9/7/16
Expiration Date: 9/7/19
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dentistry has many devices to help us be more efficient and to assist patients with their oral health care. The ability to find pathology inside a tooth continues to evolve and change with technological advancements. Convenience and portability has become more prevalent with smaller light weight devices. This CE webinar will present the many devices that are available and how they can integrate into the practice.


Update on Enamel Remineralization
Presenter: Mike Malone, DDS, FAGD, AAACD
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 9/7/16
Expiration Date: 9/7/19
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Years of research and advancement in the area of fluoride use in dentistry have resulted in a plethora of products designed to strengthen and remineralize tooth enamel. This CE webinar will review the history of remineralization and what is the status of enamel remineralization today.


Product Training (Showing 3 Newest)

Impression Taking with Virtual XD Impression Material
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Released: 8/30/16
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Dr. Rice, an expert clinician and educator, discusses state of the art techniques and materials for taking ideal impressions. Watch this module and learn more!


BRILLIANT EverGlow®
Sponsor: COLTENE
Released: 8/23/16
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With BRILLIANT EverGlow you get the right mix of easy polishability, long-lasting brilliance, ideal handling and a flexible color system with exceptional blending properties.


Smart Dentin Grinder™
Sponsor: Integrated Dental Systems
Released: 7/25/16
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The Clinical Issue: Medical Glove Selection for Dental Professionals
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Fast and Predictable Class II Restorations
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The Changing Landscape of Crown and Bridge
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No Strings Attached: Living in a Cordless World
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Take Control: Smart Systems for Productivity and Order
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The Four Pillars of Patient Acceptance
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