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Expedient And Esthetic Implant Provisional Crowns On Immediately Placed Implants
Presenter: George Priest, D.M.D.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 9/4/14
Expiration Date: 9/4/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Priest will demonstrate a simple chairside technique that does not require surgical indexing. With images and videos, he will illustrate the use of two composite resin materials with provisional implant components to quickly create an optimally contoured and durable interim restoration.


Advances In Composite Dentistry: Simplifying Placement and Improving Results
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: SDI
Release Date: 9/3/14
Expiration Date: 9/3/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Lowe will discuss techniques to create morphologically precise direct anterior and posterior composite restorations. Dr. Lowe will also discuss some of the latest advances in composite resins and bonding agents, including bulk fill composites, to simplify direct posterior composite placement and reduce polymerization shrinkage stress of the materials.


Efficiency in Endodontics
Presenter: Dr. John Flucke, DDS
CE Supporter: Coltène Whaledent
Release Date: 9/3/14
Expiration Date: 9/3/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, learn to simplify your endodontic procedures & decrease stress through the use of efficient and predictable high tech techniques.


Growing Your Orthodontic Practice and Protecting Your Online Reputation in Our Changing Digital World
Presenter: Dr. Leon Klempner
CE Supporter: Henry Schein Orthodontics
Release Date: 8/29/14
Expiration Date: 8/29/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, students will understand the new changing business environment, new ways parents and patients make decisions given the wealth of information online, and ways to build a positive online reputation while protecting it from the inevitable negative patient reviews.


Tips and Tricks in General Practice
Presenter: Dr. Gary Radz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 8/27/14
Expiration Date: 8/27/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is designed to show highly efficient and predictable techniques using the latest bonding agents and composite resins to help the restorative dentist provide their patients with the best restorations possible in the least amount of time.


Dental Bone Grafting with Collagen Membranes
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 8/25/14
Expiration Date: 8/25/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, we will review common bone grafting situations and how mineralized grafts, collagen membranes, and growth factors can be successfully applied. Cases will show: bone allografts, xenografts, bovine type 1 collagen dressings and membranes, porcine layered membranes, pericardium membranes, PRF & PRGF platelet preparations, and various suture materials and techniques.


Strategic Growth: More Than Just Case Starts
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Alvetro
CE Supporter: 3M Unitek
Release Date: 8/22/14
Expiration Date: 8/22/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Part of the Alvetro Practice Management Series Although the number of new patients is an important metric for an orthodontic practice, focusing on this alone can overlook many opportunities for growth and improvement. Learn techniques to make your practice the best it can be by using Dr. Lisa Alvetro's approach to scheduling, staffing and organizational management.


Scripting Your Profitability
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 8/13/14
Expiration Date: 8/13/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Have you heard patient exchanges similar to the following: “Mr. Collins would you like to schedule that crown appointment now?” “No, I’ll give you a call when I’m ready.” Or maybe the typical exchange is more like this: “Hello Carol, this is Marlene from Dr. Thomas’s office. Will you be able to make your appointment Tuesday?” “No, I’m sorry, I have a conflict. I’ll let you know when my schedule frees up.” You may hear variations on all of the above, but one thing will be consistent – the negative impact each exchange has on the profitability of your practice. Learn the best scripts that use the best words, phrases and questions to prompt patients to respond the way you want.


Optimizing Safety and Care of Clinical Surfaces
Presenter: Nancy Andrews, RDH
CE Supporter: Kerr TotalCare
Release Date: 8/12/14
Expiration Date: 8/12/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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When time and cost impact your infection control decisions, safety for clinicians and patients should not be compromised. This CE webinar explores time and cost-efficient infection control options to manage clinical surfaces, equipment and supplies. Create a culture of safety in your office, without creating a "culture of slow"!


Become a Caries Risk Factor Manager
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 8/5/14
Expiration Date: 8/5/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Physicians make recommendations for heart disease based on risk factors. Dental professionals using risk assessment for caries infections are performing a similar function. This CE webinar will provide the scientific basis behind current caries philosophy taught at many dental schools.


Modern Endodontics - Embrace and Prosper
Presenter: Dr. Scott Weed
CE Supporter: SS White
Release Date: 7/31/14
Expiration Date: 7/31/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to: -Understand how conservative endodontics equals better patient outcomes and more GP referrals -Understand the tools available for a conservative Endodontist -Become more familiar with GP preferences in an Endodontist -Instill a conservative Endodontic philosophy in your practice -Comprehend the value of conservative Endodontics versus legacy Endodontics


Adhesion of a Post and Core System (Part 2 of 2)
Presenter: Harish Gulati, BDS, DMD, CAGS
CE Supporter: Coltène Whaledent
Release Date: 7/30/14
Expiration Date: 7/30/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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With over 7 generations of bonding agents and dozen of luting agents available in the market, it makes it a daunting task for a restorative dentist to decide which one to use and why. In this CE webinar, the complexity of this adhesion process will be simplified and will enable you to make successful post and core restorations.


Work Smart, Clean Smart
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
CE Supporter: Miele
Release Date: 7/28/14
Expiration Date: 7/28/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Everyday busy team members are faced with the responsibility to clean and process dental instruments and equipment. Does your current infection system protocol meet standards, reduce sharps’ risk, while providing efficiency? This CE webinar will demonstrate how you can work smarter, improve time management, and with less labor.


Predictable Temporization for Effective Prosthetic Restoration
Presenter: Dr. John Flucke, DDS
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 7/22/14
Expiration Date: 7/22/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Fixed prosthetics is an area of dentistry that has "many moving parts" and each of those "parts" can have a dramatic influence on the final clinical outcome. One of those parts that is frequently overlooked is temporization. In addition to the myriad ways that a properly fabricated interim restoration can impact the final result, patients are now expecting their temporary restorations to stay in place and have aesthetics that rival that of the final prosthesis. In this CE webinar, John Flucke explains the how's and why's of proper temporary fabrication.


Orthodontic Solutions to Sleep Apnea
Presenter: Dr. Lou Chmura
CE Supporter: Henry Schein Orthodontics
Release Date: 7/18/14
Expiration Date: 7/18/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Join us in this CE webinar to learn how Orthodontists can provide patients with immediate relief from OSA, as well as changes to the airway that may address the underlying cause. We will provide you an introduction to Ortho OSA and next steps to integrating sleep treatment options into your Orthodontic practice.


Increasing Your Case Acceptance with Accelerated Orthodontics
Presenter: Sarah Keller
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 7/11/14
Expiration Date: 7/11/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This complimentary one-hour CE webinar will help you gain a better understanding on how incorporating accelerated orthodontics in your treatment planning can increase overall case acceptance rate. During this live webinar, Ms. Keller will review key strategies to help practices successfully adopt accelerated orthodontics that can benefit the orthodontic specialist, the patient and the practice’s bottom line.


Practice Management - Remain Healthy, Productive and Profitable (Who Comes First: Taking a Longer View)
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: DentalEZ®
Release Date: 7/9/14
Expiration Date: 7/9/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Caring for patients starts with caring for ourselves. It will take the collective knowledge, wisdom and understanding of each cohort to choose a healthier path. This CE webinar will examine decisions, small and large, to remain healthy, productive and profitable as well as increasing practice value.


Crown and Bridge Made Easy
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 7/8/14
Expiration Date: 7/8/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this fast paced CE webinar filled with plenty of easy to implement pearls, Dr. Kaminer will guide you through a simplified approach to crown and bridge.


To Post or Not to Post (Part 1 of 2)
Presenter: Harish Gulati, BDS, DMD, CAGS
CE Supporter: Coltène Whaledent
Release Date: 6/30/14
Expiration Date: 6/30/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, I will outline the different post systems and go over its main advantages and disadvantages. The choice of post for many dentists is driven by personal preference and a history of clinical success, there are certain pit falls to avoid and these will be outlined.


The Carriere® Orthodontic Philosophy – Harmonious Forces Resulting in Efficient Treatment and Long-Term Aesthetics
Presenter: Dr. Luis Carriere
CE Supporter: Henry Schein Orthodontics
Release Date: 6/27/14
Expiration Date: 6/27/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Luis Carriere will show you how correcting the Class II or Class III malocclusion at the beginning of treatment, when patient compliance levels are at their highest, provides unique efficiencies and results in minimal extractions. Harmonious forces are created with the use of the Carriere Motion™ Appliance and the New Carriere SLX Bracket System together allowing Dr. Carriere to achieve both occlusal and soft tissue results which ensure long-term stability and optimal aesthetics.


Mandibular Blocks: Reasons For Failure and Methods For Success
Presenter: David Isen, BSc, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Release Date: 6/26/14
Expiration Date: 6/26/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will explore the reasons and solutions for incomplete local anaesthesia. Some of the topics to be reviewed include the Gow-Gates Block; articaine; intraosseous and PDL injections.


Direct Composite Resin Restorations - Preparing for the Amalgam Phase Down
Presenter: Nick Barker, BDS
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 6/25/14
Expiration Date: 6/25/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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As amalgam alloys are phased down, it is likely that composite resins will gain in popularity as the direct restorative material of choice. We will review the techniques of placement and discuss how these modern materials can be used to produce a strong and reliable restoration in a similar working time to that of amalgam.


High Impact Esthetics - Achieving Maximal Esthetics with Minimal Chair Time
Presenter: Dr. Wynn Okuda, DMD
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 6/25/14
Expiration Date: 6/25/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Today, our patients desire dentistry to be less invasive yet highly esthetic. With new and exciting materials, better techniques can be developed to achieve maximal esthetic results in a reasonable chair time. Using 25 years of experience, this CE webinar is directed towards providing knowledge to solve anterior esthetic restorative challenges.


Planning for Success: Orthodontic Team Strategies
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Alvetro
CE Supporter: 3M Unitek
Release Date: 6/20/14
Expiration Date: 6/20/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Part of the Alvetro Practice Management Series Do you struggle with goals, budgeting, or management in your office? Ineffective strategic planning can limit practice success. In this webinar, Dr. Lisa Alvetro poses the question, "If you don’t know where you are going, how do you get there?" Dr. Alvetro shares the systematic process that she and her team utilize to identify goals, define practice direction and allocate resources.


Improving the Twin Force Therapy (Spanish Only)
Presenter: Pablo Echarri, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Henry Schein Orthodontics
Release Date: 6/20/14
Expiration Date: 6/20/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, learn how to manage the seven actions of the Twin Force, including orthodontic and orthopedic effects. This webinar is only in Spanish.


Bonding Excellence: Making Your Best Better
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 6/19/14
Expiration Date: 6/19/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Our reputation as clinical dentists in delivering esthetic and restorative dentistry is directly dependent upon adhesion. Whether, direct or indirect, adhesion is the foundation for the success of long-term restorations. Individual substrates require a customized protocol for success. From materials to protocols this CE webinar simplifies the components of successful adhesion.


Cutting the Cord - Superior Crown and Bridge Impressions without Retraction Cord
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
CE Supporter: Kettenbach
Release Date: 6/18/14
Expiration Date: 6/18/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar we will examine impression techniques that do not require the use of retraction cord. Using these techniques, you can give you and your dental laboratory good impressions for predictable crown and bridge.


Anterior-posterior Control with the Unitek™ Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD) System: Part 1
Presenter: Mohammad Razavi, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: 3M Unitek
Release Date: 6/13/14
Expiration Date: 6/13/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In past webinars, Dr. Moe Razavi has reviewed the benefits of using the palate as the source of anchorage for en masseretraction of the maxillary anterior teeth. The Unitek™ Temporary Anchorage Device System, combined with the custom designed TransPalatal Arch (TPA), can not only be used to control the final position of the maxillary incisor teeth, but can also allow for control of almost every tooth in the mouth. In this segment, Dr. Razavi reviews treatment mechanics for anterior-posterior (AP) correction through molar distalization in both the maxillary and mandibular arches using a combined TPA/TAD system anchored in the palate.


Tips and Tricks to Making a Good Impression
Presenter: Marshall Fagin, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Release Date: 6/11/14
Expiration Date: 6/11/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will take you through step-by-step on making accurate Dual Phase and Putty Wash Impressions. Whether laser troughing or single and double cord techniques, labs continue to say this remains one of the greater challenges in fixed prosthetics.


Taking Adhesive Dentistry to New Levels of Efficiency
Presenter: Dr. Lee Ann Brady
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Release Date: 6/10/14
Expiration Date: 6/10/17
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this CE webinar, the student will learn: 1. Why you should consider using a universal bonding agent 2. How you should and shouldn’t use these universal bonding agents 3. Advantages and disadvantages of the various adhesive delivery systems


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