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Understanding Restorative Options for Direct Composite Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: GC America
Tue  8/27/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  8/27/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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For most general practitioners, direct composite restorations are a large part of everyday dental practice. Many clinicians have a “favorite material” or “favorite technique” that is universally applied to all clinical situations. Given the variety of patients and clinical issues that present, is important that the dentist “be the doctor” and prescribe the restorative material that is best for each clinical situation! This CE webinar will explore different approaches to the restoration of a Class II cavity preparation based on clinical parameters and discuss techniques and materials choices that will help to maximize results and restoration longevity. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Universal Composites for Predictability and Efficiency
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Wed  8/28/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  8/28/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Many composites have made the claim that they can be utilized universally, however very few can meet the physical and aesthetic demands required of a truly universal composite. This CE webinar will explore the common failure modalities for composite resins so as to understand the most ideal attributes and varying indications for these common restorations. Several materials will be explored to help participants gain confidence in material choice, leading to more confidence and efficacy in resin placement. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Shut the Door: Steam Sterilization Principles You Need to Know
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Thu  8/29/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  8/29/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Sterilization destroys all microbial forms. Successful steam sterilization provides dental instruments safe for use with patient treatment. This CE webinar will discuss basic principles of use with steam sterilization to ensure efficient and effective process cycles. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The New Nuts and Bolts of Fixed Restorative
Presenter: Dr. Ian Shuman
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Tue  9/3/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  9/3/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Cementation of fixed restorative restorations requires new bonding techniques to be effective. When dealing with a crown or bridge, many techniques must be mastered to gain ideal strength and longevity. This includes bonding to various substrates in tooth and lab fabricated restorations of varying types and materials. This CE webinar describes and illustrates the steps needed to bond fixed restorative units. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Prime Time - Understanding Next Generations All Ceramics and Proper Cementation Protocols
Presenter: Dr. Michael DiTolla
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Thu  9/5/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  9/5/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Since the introduction of the first monolithic restoration, fixed dental prostheses have come a long way. In particular, the all-ceramic category has seen a drastic shift to new materials with what seems like a new one entering the market every day. This CE webinar will aim to help you understand and decipher the difference between these materials, introduce you to the next generation of all-ceramics, as well as provide you with an in depth overview about cementation options for these new materials. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Looking beyond the Tonsils: Chairside Medical Testing for Non-Communicable Diseases
Presenter: Casey Hein, BSDH, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Mon  9/9/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  9/9/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar advocates for the non-traditional role of OHCPs in screening patients for several noncommunicable diseases and explores the drivers of this transformation in dentistry and dental hygiene. Several technologies for medical screening (chairside) will be introduced, including glucose and lipid analyses. Challenges to implementing these non-traditional services into the dental practice will also be discussed. The CE webinar concludes by inviting participants to take part in a poll that will seek to determine OHCPs’ attitudes about implementing medical screening, their feelings of competency to perform these procedures, and education and training necessary to be successful in this new practice paradigm. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Anatomy of Local Anesthetic Injections
Presenter: Dr. David Isen
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Tue  9/10/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  9/10/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will discuss both nerve and bone anatomy and how they can change the efficacy and ease of delivery of a local anesthetic. A review of the maxillary nerve, the mandibular nerve, the mandible and the maxilla will be discussed. Certain injection techniques and local anesthetic products will be reviewed in light of this nerve and bone anatomy. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Go With the Flow - Are All Flowable Composites the Same
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Wed  9/11/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/11/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Every manufacturer makes flowable composites but what distinguishes one from the other? Is it chemistry, polishability, flowability? In this CE webinar, join us as we decipher what makes flowables unique and understand through clinical applications their multitude of uses. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Implementing Fluoride Varnish in Your Office
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker
CE Supporter: Medicom
Thu  9/12/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  9/12/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, we will cover the following:
• How to explain the recommended dietary allowance for fluoride depending on the age, gender, and drinking water
• Describe, understand and identify the advantages for using fluoride applications for caries prevention
• Understand proper fluoride placement: preparing and applying fluoride varnish to a range of patients maintaining infection control, health and safety
• Provide relevant, accurate post-operative instructions following fluoride application ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Nuts and Bolts of the New Anatomical NiTi Technology
Presenter: Dr. Rina Campbell
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Mon  9/16/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  9/16/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Upon completion of the CE webinar, the clinician/participant will be able to:
• Outline the differences between traditional and expanding NiTi Instruments.
• Become familiar with the concept of anatomical cleaning and shaping.
• Understand the importance of conserving tooth structure through minimally invasive canal shaping.
• Understand and conceptualize the application of the new adaptive NiTi instruments in the daily dental practice ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






A Primer on Cannabis and Its Effect on Dental Treatment
Presenter: Dr. Harold Crossley
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 8/13/19
Expiration Date: 8/13/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Thirty-two states have legalized marijuana for medical use. What is it? Does it have any medicinal use? Is marijuana addicting? Does marijuana produce any oral signs or symptoms? Are there drug interactions between marijuana and dental drugs? What are “shatter”, “wax”, “dab” or “scat” and how do they differ? This CE webinar will discuss some of the concerns about marijuana use/abuse, and its bearing on dental treatment.







The New Patient You Never Knew
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 8/7/19
Expiration Date: 8/7/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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How many new patients are lost every month because your business employees are handling new patient calls as routine inquiries rather than potential sales opportunities? If ever there were a perfect occasion to sell the practice and the services offered, it’s when the prospective new patient calls your office. They are interested, ready, and willing to learn more. Learn how to prevent practice growth from tripping over your frontline.







Understanding the Current Disruptive Forces in Healthcare and Creating Opportunity
Presenter: Dr. Parag Kachalia
CE Supporter: Bisco
Release Date: 8/6/19
Expiration Date: 8/6/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will the allow the attendee to: • Understand the disruptive forces around us • Gain an overview of generational differences that impact health care decisions • Be exposed to new advances in materials and technology in that will positively impact dentistry







Cementation Confusion: Understanding the Ins and Outs of Everyday State-Of-the-Art Cementation
Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica
CE Supporter: Centrix
Release Date: 8/1/19
Expiration Date: 8/1/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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At the end of this CE webinar, you will be able to identify the cause and effect of restorative crown and bridge failures, as well as understand the chemical and mechanical properties of different cements and restorative materials. You will be able to determine key characteristics, advantages, disadvantages, and clinical applications of cementation materials. You will be better prepared to make effective decisions regarding the application and longevity of your patients' restorations. Knowledge is power!







Strategies for the Complete Post and Core Solution
Presenter: Dr. Sam Simos
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 7/18/19
Expiration Date: 7/18/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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A properly placed post and core in the correct clinical situation is integral to the long-term success of the tooth and subsequently placed indirect restoration. In this CE webinar, we will review post & core systems and placement techniques that will ensure predictable outcomes, giving you yet another tool to help your patients get the 5-star dentistry they deserve.







The Preventive System: Move Your Prophylaxis to Another Level
Presenter: Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 7/16/19
Expiration Date: 7/16/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will cover the following: • A review of the current research and guidelines in biofilm focus care for disease prevention • Provide an understanding of what tools, technology, and products to use for natural teeth / implant restoration patients. • New biofilm focus care protocols for prophylaxis and home-care recommendations







Vital Pulp Cryotherapy
Presenter: Dr. James Bahcall
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Release Date: 7/15/19
Expiration Date: 7/15/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will cover clinical case selection, treatment and prognosis, through the understanding of proper diagnosis, materials and biological considerations, when performing vital pulp cryotherapy treatment.







Elevating your Instrumentation Skills: the Dental Hygienist Unplugged
Presenter: Lillian Caperila, R.D.H., M.Ed.
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Release Date: 7/11/19
Expiration Date: 7/11/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this webinar, the dental professional will be able to: • Review & evaluate their current instrument set-up used for examination and periodontal debridement. • Identify the best instruments to effectively root plane, detoxify and polish both natural teeth and implant sites. • Recognize the implication of screening probes in the process of care. • Plan the proper application and timing in using both power-driven and hand instruments. • Revisit the concept of “selective” vs “conventional” coronal polishing and what the evidence tells us today • Improve their ergonomic comfort with innovations in cordless handpieces.







Diagnostic Concepts for Guided Surgery Applications - Single Tooth to Full Arch Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Scott Ganz
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Release Date: 7/10/19
Expiration Date: 7/10/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar participants will: • Learn how to visualize patient anatomy with CBCT scan imaging modalities; • Understand certain parameters needed to recognize potential implant receptor sites • Learn how to plan for screw-retained or cementable restorations • Understand how to plan for bone grafting or bone reduction to enhance treatment outcomes







Giving Patients Hope: Transitioning Difficult Cases Who Have Limited Resources
Presenter: Dr. Hugh Flax
CE Supporter: Bisco
Release Date: 7/9/19
Expiration Date: 7/9/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, follow Dr. Flax as he takes you on journey with a very challenging patient to make him look good and feel great, while giving the patient hope for future dental solutions.


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: Dental Composites - So Many to Choose From; Too Little Drawer Space!
View All Episodes from: SDI Dental Podcast Series
Series: SDI CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Les Rykiss Release Date: 8/19/19

Episode: Understanding the Science Behind Making Your Core Buildup More Predictable
View All Episodes from: Centrix Dental Podcast Series
Series: Centrix CE Credits: 0.75
Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica Release Date: 8/14/19

Episode: Use of Single Visit Crown material in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea/TMJ Dysfunction
View All Episodes from: DMG America Dental Podcast Series
Series: DMG America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Tony Soileau Release Date: 8/14/19

Episode: Are Your Post and Core Materials Compatible?
View All Episodes from: Centrix Dental Podcast Series
Series: Centrix CE Credits: 0
Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica Release Date: 8/14/19

Episode: Implant Placement: A Mental Preparedness Checklist
View All Episodes from: Planmeca Dental Podcast Series
Series: Planmeca CE Credits: 0.5
Presenter: Dr. Zachary Evans Release Date: 8/13/19

Episode: Implant Dentistry: Invaluable Tips from a Periodontist
View All Episodes from: Planmeca Dental Podcast Series
Series: Planmeca CE Credits: 0.5
Presenter: Dr. Zachary Evans Release Date: 8/13/19

Episode: All Things Ceramics
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Taiseer Sulaiman Release Date: 8/7/19

Episode: Composite Resin: Types and Applications
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Taiseer Sulaiman Release Date: 8/7/19

Episode: Oral Cancer: What the Dentist Can Do.
View All Episodes from: Pierrel Pharma Dental Podcast Series
Series: Pierrel Pharma CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Stuart Lieblich Release Date: 8/7/19

Episode: Shade Selection: What You Need to Know
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Taiseer Sulaiman Release Date: 8/7/19

Product Training 
 

Overcome contract frustrations with help from the ADA's Third Party Payer Concierge™
Sponsor: American Dental Association
Released: 7/1/19
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Feel like you’re not getting anywhere when dealing with dental benefit plans? The ADA's suite of services has you covered.


Dentists get solutions from the ADA's Third Party Payer Concierge™
Sponsor: American Dental Association
Released: 7/1/19
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Dealing with dental benefit plans can be difficult. You practically need a team of experts to decode dental benefits and provider contracts.


GC Fuji Automix LC Testimonial - Dr. Robert Lowe
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 6/27/19
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Dr. Robert Lowe talks about why he likes working with GC Fuji Automix LC.


ClearView Nitrous Oxide / Oxygen Sedation System
Sponsor: Crosstex
Released: 6/19/19
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The ClearView nitrous oxide / oxygen sedation system is an excellent example of the quality and innovation of the Accutron portfolio. Complete solutions including the Digital Ultra flowmeter, a reservoir bag, corrugated tube, vacuum control assembly, scavenging circuit, and nasal masks are provided within the product portfolio.


ParaPost System
Sponsor: COLTENE
Released: 6/11/19
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The ParaPost system offers a versatile range of fiber posts, metal posts and prefabricated casting post components for any clinical situation. Years of clinical data and studies attest to the safety, effectiveness and versatility of the ParaPost System.


Medicom SafeGauze Hemostat
Sponsor: Medicom
Released: 6/11/19
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SafeGauze® HemoStat™ is a sterile fabric prepared by the chemical treatment of regenerated cellulose. It is a safe and effective product used in dental practices for the control of bleeding applied to extractions, periodontal surgery and other selected procedures.


Goccles®: A new optical device for oral cancer screening
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Released: 6/1/19
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Goccles is a revolutionary pair of glasses for the early screening of pre-cancerous lesions of the oral cavity. All you need is Goccles and a common curing light. Watch this video and learn how your customers can help save lives with Goccles.


Goccles® - 60 Seconds can Save a Life
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Released: 6/1/19
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With the innovative Goccles® you can run a simple, non-invasive and painless test of the oral cavity, for the early screening of oral cancer and other precancerous lesions.


Beautifil Flow Plus X
Sponsor: Shofu Dental
Released: 5/21/19
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Beautifil Flow Plus X is the latest bioactive injectable hybrid restorative in the Beautifil product line with a newly developed patented nano S-PRG filler. Beautifil Flow Plus X has all of the Giomer chemistry attributes, including fluoride release and recharge, with improved handling and effortless polishing maintaining a long-lasting shine. This self-leveling flowable has the strength, durability and aesthetics of a hybrid composite.


Orabloc (2019 Update)
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Released: 4/22/19
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Orabloc® delivers a rapid onset time of one to nine minutes and a reliable duration of up to one hour. It has a 33% longer shelf life, less epinephrine overages than anesthetic made with a terminal sterilization process, and requires less volume than lidocaine anesthetics.


Clinical Tips 
 

Dr. Mechanic on LuxaBite (05:10)
Sponsor: DMG America
Presenter: Dr. Elliot Mechanic
Released: 8/8/19
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Dr. Elliot Mechanic demonstrates using LuxaBite, his most valuable go to product, to perform bite registrations.
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Dr. Kaminer on Inspire, Template, A.S.A.P. and Cling² (04:33)
Sponsor: Clinician's Choice
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
Released: 8/7/19
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Dr. Ron Kaminer discusses temporization and dental implant provisionalization using Clinician's Choice Inspire™ Esthetic Provisional Composite, Template® Ultra Quick Matrix Material, A.S.A.P.® All Surface Access Polishers, and Cling² Resin Optimized Temporary Cement.


Shannon Pace Brinker on Kolorz ClearShield & Kolorz (04:33)
Sponsor: DMG America
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker
Released: 6/28/19
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Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker discusses using Kolorz® ClearShield varnish, Kolorz® Fluoride Foam, and Kolorz® Fluoride Gel to deliver fluoride for caries prevention.


Dr. Glazer on ACTIVA BioACTIVE-CEMENT (03:54)
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
Released: 6/21/19
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Dr. Howard Glazer discusses the indications, bioactivity and biomimicry of ACTIVA™ BioACTIVE-CEMENT™.


Marianne Dryer on Enamelon: Efficacy (02:15)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Marianne Dryer, RDH, MEd
Released: 6/19/19
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Marianne Dryer talks about the desirable effects of efficacy of Enamelon® Preventive Treatment Gel.


Dr. Romero on OptiBond Universal and NX3 (03:03)
Sponsor: Kerr Restorative
Presenter: Dr. Mario Romero
Released: 6/17/19
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Dr. Mario Romero shows clinical images of bonding restorations using OptiBond™ Universal and NX3 Nexus™ Third Generation Universal Adhesive Resin Cement.


Dr. Maragliano-Muniz on EQUIA Forte (03:56)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz
Released: 4/26/19
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Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz shows clinical cases of direct restorations using EQUIA Forte®, a glass hybrid restorative material.


Dr. Austin on OMNICHROMA (04:30)
Sponsor: Tokuyama Dental America
Presenter: Dr. Joshua Austin
Released: 4/23/19
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Dr. Joshua Austin discusses the science and Smart Chromatic Technology behind OMNICHROMA.


Dr. Kaminer on Enamelon - Stannous Fluoride and ACP (04:18)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
Released: 4/10/19
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Dr. Ron Kaminer talks about how Stannous Fluoride and ACP in Enamelon® Preventive Treatment Gel and Enamelon® Fluoride Toothpaste help in desensitization and remineralization.


Dr. Horowitz on G-ænial BULK Injectable (04:56)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
Released: 2/14/19
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Dr. Jeff Horowitz discusses the benefits of G-ænial™ BULK Injectable, an injectable high-strength nano-particle composite with FSC Technology (Full Coverage Silane Coating).


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