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Today's Webinar The Clinical Advantages in Using Topical Antimicrobial in Everyday Dentistry
Presenter: Sebastiano Andreana, D.D.S., M.S.
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Wed  11/14/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  11/15/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, participants will:
• learn how to use topical antimicrobials in everyday dental practice
• learn about the applications of topical antimicrobials on different clinical scenarios
• be able to recognize the beneficial effects of using topical antimicrobial in situations like prevention of root decay to aiding in soft tissue healing during second stage implant surgery ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Today's Webinar Preserving the Alveolar Ridge in a Novel and Simple Predictable Method
Presenter: Veronique Benhamou, BSc, DDS, Cert. Perio
CE Supporter: J Morita
Wed  11/14/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Thu  11/15/18    1:15 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Preserving and/or augmenting the alveolar bone following an extraction have become a gold standard in the current world of Implantology. A brief review of the wound healing process of extraction sockets, the rationale for alveolar bone preservation and the steps leading to facilitating prosthetic based surgical implant placement will be reviewed, including methods of atraumatic tooth extractions. Many techniques offer excellent results but are surgically demanding and not necessarily cost effective to our patients. A novel, simple and predictable method of ridge preservation will be discussed. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week Prevention for Life: Everyone Has a Part to Play
Presenter: Donna Brogan, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Centrix
Thu  11/15/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  11/16/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Prevention is a team effort: dental hygienists, assistants, office staff and dentists must work together to be most effective. Whatever your role in the office, the goals are the same; happy healthy patients, fulfilled staff and a profitable practice. This CE webinar will provide you the tools to implement effective and profitable caries risk assessment and treatment for every patient in your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week Breaking Down Dental Cementation: Tips, Tricks, and Trends for Success
Presenter: Chad Duplantis, DDS, FAGD
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  11/15/18    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  11/16/18    1:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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As dentists, our restorations are only as successful as the “glue” we use to put them in with. This CE webinar is designed to transform the way that you look at cementation and adhesive dentistry, and help you navigate the path to appropriate selection. We’ll walk through time to see what’s out there, why we use it, and when we use it. By the end of this CE webinar, the participant should be well informed of what’s out there and why. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Less Trauma with Tooth Extractions
Presenter: Dr. Todd Engel
CE Supporter: ACTEON
Mon  11/19/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  11/20/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is an overview for the practitioner who would like to further understand and learn minimally traumatic tooth extraction techniques and alveolar ridge preservation procedures. Participants will learn techniques to preserve the original bone volume during and after the tooth extraction in order to minimize and prevent the necessity for more complex procedures. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


From Diagnostics to Access to Restoration: The Best Clinical Tips for Successful Endodontic Outcomes Part 2
Presenter: Dr. Joseph Chikvashvili
CE Supporter: Roydent
Mon  11/19/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Tue  11/20/18    1:15 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will
• better utilize the tools we have to diagnose disease
• understand what is involved in properly diagnosing endodontic problems
• learn how to improve access to retain more tooth structure
• learn about proper instrumentation
• understand why it’s important to restore teeth properly ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Ensuring Structural Integrity During Restorative Treatment – This is the Core Issue!
Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica
CE Supporter: Centrix
Tue  11/20/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  11/21/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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As part of restoring broken down teeth, it is important to place a post-and-core buildup on the remaining tooth structure prior to placing the final restoration. This CE webinar will discuss techniques and new materials used in core restorative approaches. Dr. Fanica will discuss best practices (materials and clinical techniques) related to the chairside fabrication of structurally sound restorations, including bonded post-and-core buildup. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Dental Hygienist's Insurance Field Guide
Presenter: Teresa Duncan, MS
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Tue  11/20/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Wed  11/21/18    1:15 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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What does today's clinician need to know about benefits and reimbursement? If your first instinct is to run screaming, we understand! Our patients are concerned with their benefits - that means we should be as well. The discussion will apply to all office and team sizes. As your practice grows the need for consistent communication becomes paramount. This CE webinar will focus on the most commonly asked questions regarding periodontal care and benefits including D4341 and D4346. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Just a Drop Will Do!
Presenter: Kim Miller, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: SDI
Mon  11/26/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  11/27/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Silver Diamine Fluoride! What is it? How does it work? What are the benefits and the precautions? If you are asking yourself these questions, you are not alone. This CE webinar will explore the answers to these questions and along the way, we will uncover ways we can improve the lives of our most vulnerable patients through education, intervention and implementation of Silver Diamine Fluoride. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Health Beyond the Teeth: The Time is Now!
Presenter: Doug Thompson, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Tue  11/27/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  11/28/18    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, attendees will learn:
• That salivary or molecular diagnostics can assist in periodontal disease management.
• How inflammation generated from oral conditions associates with the vascular disease process as well as other systemic risks.
• That augmenting, or rebranding, a traditional reparative/restorative dental practice is possible with awareness about how oral health issues contribute to total body wellness.
• How our periodontal therapy teams are on the front lines of this movement. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






Peri-Implantitis, Implant Maintenance, and the Use of Glycine on Biofilm
Presenter: Heidi DuBois, RDH
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Release Date: 11/1/18
Expiration Date: 11/1/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will provide clinicians an understanding of risk factors, proper diagnosis and distinguishable traits of peri-mucositis and peri-implantitis. We will compare healthy implants vs. healthy teeth and review the standard protocol for the re-care appointment and basic implant maintenance, including proper periodontal probing. Also addressed will be the use of glycine with a single unit dose product to aid in the prevention of implant disease.







Make it Fine, Make it Shine: Concepts for Better Preps and Lasting Bling
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Microcopy
Release Date: 10/30/18
Expiration Date: 10/30/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The workmanship of any artist is enhanced by the tools they choose to use. The goal of this CE webinar is to teach practical concepts in efficient posterior prep design while highlighting the select burs and polishers that make it shine. By the end of the webinar, the audience will gain an understanding of proper bur selection as well as clinical tips for better treatment outcomes.







Luminary Insights to Sterility Assurance: Top 10 Myths and Realities
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Release Date: 10/29/18
Expiration Date: 10/29/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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We surveyed twelve of today’s leading infection control experts to share their top three concerns on compliance and challenges with instrument reprocessing - the result is the Top Ten Top Myths and Realities of Sterility Assurance! A few of the topics to be covered in this CE webinar include: • Instrument processing technologies delivering greater effectiveness and efficiencies • Instructions for use • Written policies and procedures addressing aspects of reprocessing based on current recognizded standards • Inadequate resources for safety: human resources and IC supplies • Patient awareness of safety issues







Save a Life in Less Than 5 Minutes - Advanced Screening Technology for Oral Cancer
Presenter: Maria Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Release Date: 10/26/18
Expiration Date: 10/26/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Oral cancer is the only cancer in the US that has increased in prevalence each of the past eight years. There will be an estimated 51,540 cases in 2018, and due to new risk factors such as human papilloma virus (HPV), the survival rate of oral cancer has remained at about 50%. Join this CE webinar to learn why you should reevaluate the way that you look at oral cancer screening technology in your dental practice.







The Role of the Dental Assistant – Techniques and Technologies that Help Deliver “World Class” Dentistry
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker
CE Supporter: Centrix
Release Date: 10/25/18
Expiration Date: 10/25/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The ideal chairside dental assistant must be current and knowledgeable in materials science and be proficient in the various step-by-step procedures that are now required to deliver state-of –the art dentistry to the patient. Increase your artistic skill and satisfaction by learning about materials and techniques that can help deliver to the patient the best dentistry has to offer! This is one comprehensive CE webinar that every dentist and dental assistant needs to jointly attend!







Creating Long Term Esthetics and Reliability in Today’s Demanding World
Presenter: Hugh Flax, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Release Date: 10/23/18
Expiration Date: 10/23/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Cosmetic dentistry is no longer a novelty as it was in the 1980’s…it is serious business. Patient expectations are growing so that you must learn to master the art and science not only in the front but the back of the mouth. Fortunately, advancements in technology and materials have allowed dentists and their teams to be on the same page with the patient to help you create extra-ordinary results that are predictable and profitable for the practice, as well as, affordable for your patients. In this CE webinar, learn about the challenges in esthetic dentistry, how to conservatively and dependably use bonding, and a highly esthetic and durable composite and bonding system that will satisfy almost every picky patient and dentist.







The No-Brainer Class II Composite - Achieve Predictable Restorations and Eliminate Microleakage
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
CE Supporter: Zest Dental Solutions
Release Date: 10/22/18
Expiration Date: 10/22/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, you will learn how to develop sound treatment protocols to decrease the risk of cervical caries development and deliver functional, esthetic and longitudinal Class II composite restorations using new techniques and materials.







Understanding Adhesive Dentistry: Improving Bonding Predictability
Presenter: Dr. Gregori Kurtzman, DDS
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Release Date: 10/18/18
Expiration Date: 10/18/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Total-etch, self-etch, selective-etch: these methods and materials can create confusion and clinical results may suffer. In this CE webinar, we will discuss when and how to use total-etch versus self-etch dental adhesives to maximize the durability of long-term restorations and achieve predictable results. Understanding the materials available is one aspect of providing quality dental care, but knowing the steps to take can improve our results, which can hamper what works with a total-etch adhesive and what doesn't work with a self-etch adhesive. We will also discuss restorative failures, and how to identify them and the possible causes, so we can prevent similar failures in the future.







How to Solve Complicated Cases and Iatrogenic Errors in a Predictable Way
Presenter: Dr. Riccardo Tonini
CE Supporter: Roydent
Release Date: 10/17/18
Expiration Date: 10/17/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the attendee will be able to understand how to repair different kinds of perforations, becoming more familiar with tips and tricks in order to make this easier and repeatable. Only predictable techniques will be presented and explained and a selection of the most modern materials will be suggested.







Restorative Treatment the Bioactive Way in Everyday Clinical Practice
Presenter: Dr. Fay Goldstep
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Release Date: 10/17/18
Expiration Date: 10/17/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Bioactive dental materials are all the buzz. What are they? How can they be incorporated into the dental practice? Are they better? Is handling different? Are technique changes needed? Can you really get healing and repair? In this CE webinar, learn all you need to know about remineralization and regeneration with bioactive restoratives and cements.


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: Creating Quality Impressions
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker Release Date: 11/10/18

Episode: Use of Lasers in Soft Tissue
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Scott Benjamin Release Date: 11/3/18

Episode: Case Presentations and Acceptance: Part 2
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Marvin Fier Release Date: 10/29/18

Episode: Case Presentations and Acceptance: Part 1
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Marvin Fier Release Date: 10/28/18

Episode: Making Whitening a Success for Your Patients and Practice
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker Release Date: 10/21/18

Episode: Intraoral Scanner: Things to Know
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow Release Date: 10/15/18

Episode: Getting More Patients in the Chair
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Sally McKenzie Release Date: 10/8/18

Episode: Considerations for Implementing Lasers into your Practice
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Scott Benjamin Release Date: 10/1/18

Episode: Laser Safety Considerations with Laser Utilization
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Sponsor: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Scott Benjamin Release Date: 10/1/18

Episode: Treatment Planning
View All Episodes from: Ivoclar Vivadent Dental Podcast Series
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Jason Olitsky, DMD, AAACD Release Date: 9/21/18

Product Training 
 

G-aenial BULK Injectable & G-aenial Universal Injectable
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 10/29/18
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GC is pleased to present its new G-aenial injectable composites, innovative materials which allow you to create anatomy as you inject, while providing an exceptionally strong and long lasting esthetic restoration.


Cervitec® Plus Chlorhexidine Varnish
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Released: 10/8/18
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The Cervitec Plus varnish system, which contains the effective combination of the active ingredients chlorhexidine and thymol, allows you to selectively control these germs and therefore reduce an important caries risk factor.


StarETorque Electric Handpiece System
Sponsor: DentalEZ®
Released: 7/25/18
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The StarETorque Electric System combines the power and performance you’ve come to expect from StarDental. With customizable settings for multiple procedures, the StarETorque seamlessly combines power with performance.


ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL
Sponsor: COLTENE
Released: 7/12/18
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ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL is a light-cured, one-component universal bonding agent that works with all techniques without the need for silane or primer.


Extraction Technique Using Piezotome® Cube
Sponsor: ACTEON
Released: 7/7/18
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Give a new dimension to your dental practice with Piezotome® Cube. Delicate procedures can be done much faster, without making any compromise between maximum power output and patient safety. The new generation of ACTEON® piezoelectric device embodies the next step in superior and atraumatic osseous surgery procedures. Watch this short demonstration of the Piezotome® Cube with Dr. Brooks.


ContactPro® Matrix System with Nitinol Memory Metal Technology
Sponsor: Microbrush International
Released: 6/20/18
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The new ContactPro® Matrix System provides a solution for Class II Restorations. The ContactPro® Ring provides consistent clamping force throughout the lifecycle of the product which helps achieve minimal flash and great contact! Pair the ContactPro® Ring with the coated or uncoated ContactPro® Smartbands for a snug fit at the gingival margin, the ContactPro® Wedge, and DryTips® for advanced moisture control for a successful Class II Restoration.


Dr. Snyder on HeatWave and Affinity
Sponsor: Clinician's Choice
Released: 6/1/18
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Dr. Todd Snyder discusses the benefits of using HeatWave™ Customizable Impression Trays and AFFINITY™ Hydroactive Impression Materials from Clinician's Choice.


Kavo Kerr Preferred Loyalty Program
Sponsor: Kerr Restorative
Released: 5/31/18
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Watch this video to learn how you can earn reward points on nearly all purchases from KaVo Kerr. Learn more at www.KaVoKerrPreferred.com


Benefits of Resin vs. Stainless Steel
Sponsor: Zirc
Released: 4/10/18
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Discover the benefits of Zirc's Resin material over conventional stainless. Zirc offers a wide selection of holders for your hand instruments. In particular, Zirc's Cassettes improve efficiency by creating less time in cleaning and locating before a procedure.


GLO Science Motivational Shade Taking Video
Sponsor: GLO Science
Released: 4/5/18
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The Motivational Shade Taking Video contains step-by-step instructions on how to properly integrate shade-taking into every hygiene visit, in order to provide a comfortable way to start the whitening conversation.


Clinical Tips 
 

Dr. Curatola on Admira Fusion Flow (03:16)
Sponsor: VOCO America
Presenter: Gerald Curatola, D.D.S.
Released: 11/6/18
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Dr. Gerald Curatola goes over the benefits and indications of Admira Fusion Flow with ORMOCER technology.


Dr. Geissberger on Grandio Seal & Profluorid L (03:07)
Sponsor: VOCO America
Presenter: Marc Geissberger, DDS, MA, BS, CPT
Released: 11/6/18
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Dr. Marc Geissberger discusses using Grandio® Seal and Profluorid L to strengthen tooth structure.


Dr. Shull on IPS e.max ZirCAD (02:40)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Franklin Shull
Released: 10/30/18
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Dr. Franklin Shull discusses the translucency and indications of the IPS e.max ZirCAD product portfolio.
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Dr. Shull on IPS e.max ZirCAD: Preparation Guidelines (04:19)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Franklin Shull
Released: 10/30/18
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Dr. Franklin Shull talks about the various preparation guidelines for IPS e.max ZirCAD.
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Dr. Shull on Ivoclean, Monobond Plus and SpeedCEM Plus (03:35)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Franklin Shull
Released: 10/30/18
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Dr. Franklin Shull talks about cleaning, priming and cementing surfaces using Ivoclean, Monobond Plus and SpeedCEM® Plus.
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Dr. Trost on ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL (02:47)
Sponsor: COLTENE
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
Released: 10/29/18
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Dr. Lori Trost discusses a pediatric clinical case using ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL.
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Dr. Trost on ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL and BRILLIANT EverGlow (03:39)
Sponsor: COLTENE
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
Released: 10/29/18
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Dr. Lori Trost goes over the features and benefits ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL and BRILLIANT EverGlow® for direct restorations.
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Susan Wingrove on X-MIND TRIUM (02:30)
Sponsor: ACTEON
Presenter: Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
Released: 10/5/18
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Susan Wingrove discusses using 3D technology in implant dentistry, in particular the X-MIND® TRIUM from Acteon.


Susan Wingrove on AIR-N-GO easy (03:18)
Sponsor: ACTEON
Presenter: Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
Released: 10/5/18
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Susan Wingrove talks about implant maintenance protocols using subgingival air polishers such as the AIR-N-GO® easy by Acteon.


Pinpointing Interproximal Decay & Incipient Caries (03:05)
Sponsor: DEXIS
Presenter: Dr. Lester Appell
Released: 8/13/18
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Dr. Lester Appell shows caries detection on clinical cases using CariVu versus x-rays.


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The Clinical Advantages in Using Topical Antimicrobial in Everyday Dentistry
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Preserving the Alveolar Ridge in a Novel and Simple Predictable Method
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