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The Nuts and Bolts of Selecting the Right Composite for Your Office
Presenter: Mark Kleive, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Tue  9/25/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  9/25/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Because direct composites are the most frequently placed materials in today's dental practice, it is imperative that we use materials that improve both efficiency and outcomes. This CE webinar will help participants identify the characteristics of excellent composite materials and clinical examples will demonstrate ease of placement, simple shade matching, and outstanding esthetic outcomes. Particular emphasis will be on composite materials that have a wide range of uses in your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Blending Heat, Design, and Motion for Effective NiTi Rotary Instrumentation
Presenter: Dr. Ali Nasseh, DDS, MMSc
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Tue  9/25/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Wed  9/26/18    0:15 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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With nearly three decades after the introduction of NiTi rotary instrumentation, much information is now available about the role of metallurgy, design, and motion to optimize root canal instrumentation. In this CE webinar, Dr. Nasseh discusses some design, metallurgy, and motion concepts and demonstrates a technique that encompasses these concepts for effective NiTi instrumentation of molars and other teeth. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Big Equipment = Big Decisions: Compressors, Suction, and Amalgam Separators
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Wed  9/26/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/26/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Some equipment in your office just has to work. Compressors, suction and amalgam separators are some of those things. Failure of any of these units can result in loss of production and or fines. Reliability is the key in this type of equipment. In this CE webinar we will discuss the importance of making wise choices as they pieces of equipment need to be run reliably for many year and are the backbone of your dental office. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Primers, Adhesives, Restoratives, and Polishers: Steps to a Successful Restoration
Presenter: Dr. George Freedman
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Wed  9/26/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Thu  9/27/18    0:15 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to:
• Understand the selection of suitable adhesive materials
• Become familiar with the clinical steps for each primer, adhesive and restorative material
• Recognize efficient polishing systems
• Be ready to implement these adhesives and primers into everyday clinical practice ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Infection Control Considerations for the Dental Practice
Presenter: Kristy Menage Bernie, RDH, MS, RYT
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Thu  9/27/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  9/27/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will provide attendees a foundation and understanding of what OSHA, the CDC, and the WHO, bring to infection prevention in the dental environment. Defining the roles of each entity/agency will provide dental practices methods to develop and maintain optimal infection control protocols, practices and mandates. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Transforming Patient Care Through the Integration of New Products, Technologies, and Diagnostic Testing
Presenter: Lisa Maisonet, RDH, BS, PHDHP, EFDA, CDA
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Tue  10/2/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  10/2/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Dentistry has never been so exciting! The past decade has led the way to advancements that can enhance the rendering of patient care. Patients no longer have to be subjected to invasive treatments because we can now identify dental disease in its earliest stages. Practices that miss out on the opportunity to integrate these new products, technologies, and diagnostic testing will be left so far behind that it will be difficult to catch up. This CE webinar will introduce participants to the latest in dentistry. They will leave equipped with the knowledge necessary to select and integrate tools that will lead to exceptional patient care. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Minimal Intervention, Maximal Outcomes: The Use of Minimally-Invasive Dentistry to Maximize Esthetic and Functional Outcomes
Presenter: Dr. Arthur Volker
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Thu  10/4/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  10/4/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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“Minimally-invasive dentistry” is a hot topic in dentistry. It’s very easy to talk about taking away less tooth structure, but it is more difficult to apply this concept to achieve predictable esthetic and functional results. This CE webinar aims to give clinicians the tools needed to successfully and immediately expand the use of minimally-invasive dentistry in daily practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Save a Life in Less Than 5 Minutes - Advanced Screening Technology for Oral Cancer
Presenter: Maria Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Tue  10/9/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  10/9/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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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. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


3 Reasons You Should Only Discuss Essential Treatment First
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  10/10/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  10/10/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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You just finished a comprehensive exam on Sarah, a brand new patient you’re hoping will stay loyal to your practice. You’ve taken the time to educate this patient on all the work that needs done. Before Sarah leaves, you present her with a treatment plan that includes all your recommendations, and encourage this first-time patient to schedule as soon as possible. The problem? You never see Sarah again. Learn the best technique to keep Sarah in your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Targeting Diabetes and Periodontal Disease in Dental Patients
Presenter: Casey Hein, BSDH, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Thu  10/11/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  10/11/18    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Worldwide, an estimated 390 million people have diabetes - and that number keeps growing. This patient population has specialized needs when it comes to periodontal care. Treating diabetic patients is different than nondiabetic patients. This CE webinar provides cut-to-the-chase explanations about the interrelationship between diabetes and periodontal disease and information to empower oral healthcare providers to screen dental patients for diabetes and prediabetes, articulate scientifically-founded, key messages for patient education about this interrelationship, and better understand how poor glycemic control in a diabetic patient should influence treatment planning. This CE webinar is a must for clinicians who are still treating patients who have diabetes the same way they treat patients without diabetes. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






Advances in Digital Caries Detection - Are You Seeing the “Total Picture” of Your Patients’ Caries Status
Presenter: Dr. Howard Golan
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 9/6/18
Expiration Date: 9/6/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Learn why the explorer is only one very small part of performing a complete evaluation. There are many new high-tech caries detection devices on the market that give you information about your patients that will change the way you practice. This CE webinar focuses on the use of several such devices, Dr. Golan covers the science behind caries as well as the science behind these new cutting edge devices that can make finding, monitoring, and treating dental decay more predictable and less stressful for both you and your patients.







Bulking Up Profits
Presenter: David Rice, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: DMG America
Release Date: 9/5/18
Expiration Date: 9/5/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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What do you get when clinical excellence meets maximum efficiency? Aside from a practice full of very happy patients, you and I get to bulk up our profits. For the first time in dental history, the workhorse in our practice, the posterior composite, not only delivers beauty and function, it delivers savings in time and dollars. In this CE webinar, join us for the 411 on ROI and why today’s elite bulk fill composites are primed for profits.







Demin/Remin: The Ever Evolving Cycle in the Oral Cavity
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 8/29/18
Expiration Date: 8/29/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dental caries is a debilitating disease affecting many of our patients. Due to the complexity of the disease and the variety of influencing factors affecting disease presence and progression, caries remains our unsolved mystery. As a daily routine we have focused slightly on prevention but mostly on rehabilitating the affected dentition. In this CE webinar, join us as we discuss the ever changing concepts behind dental caries and show a clear and concise recipe for remineralization of white spot lesions. The technique alone will be applicable day one in your practice using a few novel materials and products.







The Curious Reappearance of Sterile Instruments - Looking Behind the Scenes
Presenter: Marie Fluent, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 8/28/18
Expiration Date: 8/28/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will review the behind-the-scenes journey that dental instruments continuously take via the instrument processing pathway. Along this complex, continuous and cyclical journey, current standards, best practices, and methods of sterility assurance will be addressed. With attention to detail, dental personnel may maximize infection prevention goals and assure safe work environment for those involved in sterilization and disinfection tasks.







Warm Obturation in the Bioceramic Age
Presenter: Stephen Buchanan, DDS, FICD, FACD
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Release Date: 8/27/18
Expiration Date: 8/27/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Warm gutta percha techniques have utilized ZOE based sealers for over 50 years. Up to this point the newer and more biocompatible bioceramic sealers have not been optimized for warm obturation. This CE webinar will discuss how to utilize a new heat tolerant pre-mixed bioceramic sealer with warm gutta percha techniques to allow for a dense 3-D and biologic fill. Learn how to prepare and place carriers, block surplus sealer and coronal down-packing techniques.







Acceptable Waterline Quality: How Much is Enough?
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 8/22/18
Expiration Date: 8/22/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this evidence-based clinical CE webinar, the participant will: • Know the CDC and EPA standards for dental unit waterline systems. • Identify a process that fits the needs and is compatible with the practice dental units. • Create a protocol that includes regular monitoring. • Determine if the methods being utilized are successful







5 Myths About New Patients That Could Be Costing You Thousands - What Every Dentist Needs to Know
Presenter: Dr. Tanya Brown
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Release Date: 8/21/18
Expiration Date: 8/21/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Some Dentists and dental teams have more new patients than they can schedule, while other practices are like a “ghost town”. Tune into this practical CE webinar to discover five myths about new patients that could be hurting your practice and costing you thousands. High performing dental teams understand that they must become expert communicators and leaders. Come learn the secrets that most successful practices are doing to keep their New Patients happy, and referring their friends.







Achieving Highly Esthetic Smile Designs for and with Your Patients
Presenter: Dr. Nelson Silva
CE Supporter: 3Shape
Release Date: 8/20/18
Expiration Date: 8/20/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, we will cover the importance of smile design concepts to address esthetic challenges and how that approach can engage patients in the treatment planning and also enhance patient treatment acceptance, thereby increasing your dental business. The CE webinar will focus on how to create highly esthetic restorative treatment plans for teeth based on a patient’s desired smile using basic concepts behind smile architecture.







Enhancing Restorations with a New Nano-Hybrid CAD/CAM Composite Block and Technique
Presenter: Dr. Sam Halabo
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 8/17/18
Expiration Date: 8/17/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will review product development in the CAD/CAM resin-ceramic category. As the use of CAD/CAM continues to increase more materials and techniques will be introduced to further enhance the technology. The attendees will learn about how these products can boost productivity in the general practice. The properties of a new nano-hybrid material and cementation protocol to obtain the best long-term results will be discussed.







Photographing Patient's Malocclusion
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Release Date: 8/16/18
Expiration Date: 8/16/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will provide the dental team with • the necessary skills to shoot basic photographs for quick co-diagnosis, as well as pretreatment, treatment and post-treatment clinical angles required for documentation • understanding how digital photography can enhance the communication and understanding of malocclusion • knowledge of the ideal camera settings and the best way to capture the specific necessary images placement of retractors and use of clinical mirrors • uploading, basic image manipulation and file storage


Product Training 
 

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.


GLO Science ECO Balance Gum Health Treatment
Sponsor: GLO Science
Released: 4/5/18
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World renowned dentist and oral health expert Dr. Jonathan Levine provides the rationale and mechanism behind the development and launch of GLO Science’s gum health treatment, ECO Balance.


Adhese Universal Vivapen
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Released: 4/3/18
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Adhese Universal is a single-component, light-cured universal adhesive for direct and indirect bonding procedures that features compatibility with all etching techniques.


Clinical Tips 
 

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.


Taking a Conscious Approach to Treating Children (02:40)
Sponsor: DEXIS
Presenter: Dr. Lester Appell
Released: 8/13/18
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Dr. Lester Appell discusses the ease of use in using the CariVu Caries Detection Device on children.


Spotting Fractures with Ease (02:52)
Sponsor: DEXIS
Presenter: Dr. Lester Appell
Released: 8/13/18
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Dr. Lester Appell shows different clinical cases with fractures, failing restorations or caries that do not appear on x-rays, but is visible using CariVu.


Dr. Stonisch on Orabloc - Benefits of Articaine (03:54)
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Presenter: Dr. Mary Sue Stonisch
Released: 6/18/18
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Dr. Mary Sue Stonisch discusses the benefits and chemistry of articaine in Orabloc™ from Pierrel Pharma.


Dr. Bizga on MI Paste ONE (03:48)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
Released: 6/11/18
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Dr. Timothy Bizga discusses the technology, benefits and some of the ingredients in MI Paste® ONE.


Dr. Bizga on MI Paste ONE - Benefits (04:22)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
Released: 6/11/18
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Dr. Timothy Bizga goes over the features and benefits of RECALDENT™ (CPP-ACP) in MI Paste® ONE.


Marianne Dryer on Enamelon (03:48)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Marianne Dryer, RDH, MEd
Released: 6/4/18
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Marianne Dryer talks about the benefits of Enamelon® Preventive Treatment Gel, a stabilized stannous fluoride ultramulsion treatment gel.


Dr. Latta on BioCoat (03:10)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Dr. Mark Latta
Released: 6/4/18
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Dr. Mark Latta discusses the physical properties, remineralization and ion release in BioCoat™ Bioactive Resin Pit & Fissure Sealant.


Dr. Griffin on ACTIVA BioACTIVE (04:05)
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Presenter: Dr. Jack Griffin
Released: 5/31/18
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Dr. Jack Griffin discusses the benefits and features of both the ACTIVA™ BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVE and ACTIVA™ BioACTIVE-BASE/LINER.


Dr. Cuevas on Optibond Universal and Harmonize (04:25)
Sponsor: Kerr Restorative
Presenter: Dr. Simona Cuevas
Released: 5/2/18
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Dr. Simona Cuevas goes over the benefits and features of both Optibond™ Universal and Harmonize™.


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