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Exquisite Crown and Bridge Provisionalization Made Easy
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 8/13/15
Expiration Date: 8/13/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The essence of the crown and bridge provisionalization goes far beyond traditional “temporary” methodology. A well-constructed, aesthetic provisional restoration affords the dentist and the patient the opportunity to “preview” the direction and ultimate success of the laboratory processed definitive restorations. In this CE webinar, Dr. Lowe will discuss materials and chairside techniques to enhance the provisional process for both the patient and doctor.


7 Signs You’re Busy, But Not Productive
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 8/12/15
Expiration Date: 8/12/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The definition of “busy” means different things to different people. For some it is synonymous with stress. For others it means excitement and challenge. And then there are those who see “busy” as the precise balance between a fully engaged team and profitable practice. Learn the tell-tale signs of busy-but-not productive. In this CE webinar, learn how to take your focus off of merely busy and what it takes to be truly productive.


Intermediate Bone Grafting: Combining Bone Allografts and Collagen Membranes to Regenerate Bone
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 8/11/15
Expiration Date: 8/11/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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When bone atrophy has occurred, or when critical defects occur from infection or trauma, bone augmentation may require rebuilding hard tissue with a combination of biologic materials. This CE webinar will show how to use collagen membranes and bone allograft in predictable ways


Innovation Concepts in the Correction of Class II and Class III Malocclusions
Presenter: Dr. Luis Carriere
CE Supporter: Henry Schein Orthodontics
Release Date: 7/31/15
Expiration Date: 7/31/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dr. Luis Carrière 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 when the Carriere® Motion™ Appliance and an all-new bracket system are used together. This combination of appliances, results in both occlusal and soft tissue changes which ensures long-term stability and optimal aesthetics.


Patient Health, Not Just Oral Health
Presenter: Richard Nagelberg, D.D.S, P.C.
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 7/30/15
Expiration Date: 7/30/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar provides a brief overview of periodontal disease development and the mechanisms of perio systemic associations. The interconnections between periodontal disease, atherosclerosis, cardiovascular diseases and diabetes are also examined, along with a discussion of current and emerging salivary diagnostic technologies.


The Right Way to Optimize Dental Benefit Esthetic Care Coverage
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Release Date: 7/29/15
Expiration Date: 7/29/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Esthetic dentistry helps patients maintain their oral health, function, and appearance for their lifetime. Tooth preservation with excellent esthetic results is our goal. Treatment decisions based on individual patient dental-medical using evidence-based protocols and accurate benefit coding optimizes coverage. This is where confusion lies. Coding and coverage are NOT the same. In this CE webinar, coding expert Patti DiGangi uses case studies to demonstrate these important concepts to optimize dental benefit coverage.


Intermediate Bone Grafting: Growth Factors in Bone Grafting
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 7/21/15
Expiration Date: 7/21/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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When bone atrophy has occurred, or when critical defects occur from infection or trauma, bone augmentation may require rebuilding hard tissue with a combination of biologic materials. This CE webinar will show how combining bone grafts, membranes, and growth factors can speed early healing for predictable bone grafting.


Go With The Flow: What are Flowable Composites and Where are They Used
Presenter: Dr. Frank Milnar
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 7/15/15
Expiration Date: 7/15/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Recently, manufacturers have developed a new generation of highly filled flowable composites indicated for class I-V restorations. The high filler content increases strength and wear resistance, lowers polymerization shrinkage and allows the material to be stacked. The addition of nanofill particles assists in creating highly esthetic restorations. This CE webinar gives step by step instructions for the clinical uses and the placement for highly filled flowable composites.


Retreatment: Diagnosis and Surgical vs. Non-surgical Retreatment Planning
Presenter: Dr. Peter Raftery
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 7/15/15
Expiration Date: 7/15/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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The first step in endodontic retreatment will be diagnosing endodontic treatment failure. The next stage when considering retreatment is an appraisal of tooth in question’s restorability. This webinar will discuss how to approach these points as well as some case-based discussions on the treatment planning of surgical vs non-surgical retreatment and clinical insights into negotiating fractured instruments and post removal.


Bond or Cement: How to Choose Between the Glues We Use
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 7/14/15
Expiration Date: 7/14/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Confused on how to choose the right cement? Looking for a simplistic method in selection? Then this is the CE webinar for you! Designed to give guidance on cement selection, this webinar will have you choosing and using the cement that is right for you.


Why Do Posterior Composites Fail
Presenter: Dr. Ian Cline
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 7/8/15
Expiration Date: 7/8/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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This webinar will explore the common problem areas, including isolation options, inadequate contact areas and the benefits of sectional vs circumferential matrices, provide an overview of dentine and enamel bonding and present Dr. Cline’s strategies for the rapid placement of Class I and II restorations.


Bone Grafting for Optimal Implant Placement
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 6/30/15
Expiration Date: 6/30/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Implant treatment planning replaces teeth with implants and prostheses that are long-lasting, bioengineered, and maintainable. When bone atrophy or anatomy varies from the ideal prosthetic locations, bone grafting can rebuild the correct implant foundation. This CE webinar will review how bone grafts are treatment planned from cone beam images and the clinical situation.


Impression Materials and Techniques To Achieve a Better Fitting Restoration
Presenter: Dr. Stephen Poss, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: DENTSPLY
Release Date: 6/30/15
Expiration Date: 6/30/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Capturing the perfect impression can be challenging for the clinician. This CE webinar will have a discussion on the various tools that can be utilized to assist in managing tissue and other obstacles to achieve a predictable impression. This will include various retraction materials including the latest cordless techniques.


Permanent Cementation: A Key Component to Restoration Longevity
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
CE Supporter: DENTSPLY
Release Date: 6/23/15
Expiration Date: 6/23/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Vital to every dental practice is the final cementation of an indirect restoration. Let’s face it - the final cementation procedure needs to be performed predictably and easily, setting the stage for long-term restoration performance and success. This CE webinar will offer practical approaches to confidently cementing indirect restorations while benefiting from specific cement properties to create patient satisfaction.


Placement of Mini Dental Implants for Single Tooth Indications Utilizing CAD/CAM Dentistry
Presenter: Ian Erwood, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: 3M ESPE
Release Date: 6/18/15
Expiration Date: 6/18/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to: 1. Understand when to use mini dental implants for single tooth replacement 2. Understand surgical protocol 3. Understand restorative techniques involved in delivering a mini dental implant crown in a single visit


Problem Solving with Composites: Balancing the Art, Science, and Business of Dentistry
Presenter: Jeffrey Hoos, DMD, FAGD
CE Supporter: Dentapreg
Release Date: 6/17/15
Expiration Date: 6/17/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Jeffrey Hoos DMD will describe his favorite techniques and problem solvers that will help you with your composite restorations. Upon the completion of this webinar, you will understand the most efficient use of composites and fiber reinforcement.


Accelerate Your Practice: Leveraging Virtual Treatment Tools to Maximize Accelerated Orthodontic Treatment Outcomes
Presenter: Dr. Sam Daher
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 6/12/15
Expiration Date: 6/12/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, by embracing advanced imaging techniques, Dr. Daher will share his insight on how to enable virtual treatment planning and customized appliances for almost every type of malocclusion. In addition, Dr. Daher will provide clinical and practical insight on how to successfully grow your practice with the adoption of technology and accelerated orthodontics.


Moist Bonding? Wet Bonding? Dry Bonding? Finally, ONE Adhesive Solution for ALL
Presenter: Donald Antonson, D.D.S., M.Ed.
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Release Date: 6/11/15
Expiration Date: 6/11/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Universal bonding agents have the ability to take adhesive dentistry to new levels of efficiency because of their broad indications and technique tolerances. New research is now showing that some even have tolerance to different dentin moisture levels. During this CE webinar the various generations of bonding agents will be reviewed and new research indicating their technique tolerance on wet and dry dentin will be discussed.


Atraumatic Extraction - The Precursor to Esthetic and Functional Tooth Replacement
Presenter: Dr. Markus Weitz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 6/10/15
Expiration Date: 6/10/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Weitz will review and demonstrate the latest techniques and armamentarium that will aid the clinician in understanding, performing and implementing trouble-free atraumatic tooth extraction and ensuing restorative achievement. Bone preservation techniques, bone augmentation procedures, provisionalization and final restoration will be discussed in the context of atraumatic extraction as an essential foundation.


Generational Differences Fact or Fiction?
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 6/10/15
Expiration Date: 6/10/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Everyone is talking about the conundrum that three generations in the workplace is creating. While the generalizations are many and certainly not always accurate, in working with hundreds of dental practices, there’s no denying that we are witnessing a clear shift in priorities and career philosophies as Gen Xers (born 1965-1980), and Millennials (born 1981-2000) take their places alongside Boomers (born 1946-1964). In this CE webinar, learn how to manage those differences and understand how each generation brings its strengths and weaknesses.


The Oral Systemic Link and the Dental Hygienist
Presenter: Amy Kinnamon
CE Supporter: ACTEON
Release Date: 6/9/15
Expiration Date: 6/9/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The oral systemic link has gained notoriety in the past few years. We have been studying this link for hundreds of years. This CE webinar explores the history of the oral systemic link and periodontal disease then and now. It also includes a review of current literature concerning the oral systemic link and how to communicate these findings with patients to facilitate total overall health.


Dry Mouth - Much More than Just Irritating
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 6/9/15
Expiration Date: 6/9/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the participant should be able to: • Define the difference between xerostomia and hyposalivation • Translate evidence based science risk information on xerostomia/hyposalivation into language patients can understand • Incorporate saliva risk assessment routinely into practice • Identify variety of options available for dry mouth management • Learn from case studies to tailor individual protocols for a wide variety of patients


Perky Perio: 2015
Presenter: Shirley Gutkowski, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Release Date: 6/8/15
Expiration Date: 6/8/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is for the dental health care professional who is still slightly interested in learning more about periodontal disease and looking for exciting new material and sure ways to present, treat, manage and cure it.


Course Cements 101 Part 2: Self-Adhesive Cements, Simplified
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: DENTSPLY
Release Date: 6/2/15
Expiration Date: 6/2/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This dynamic bonding CE webinar is sure to get you and your practice up to speed with the latest bonding protocols, materials & techniques available today. If you're still using any of the same materials and techniques you were using just 2 years ago, you need to attend this webinar.


Selecting The Right Cement for the Right Type of Laboratory Restoration
Presenter: Dr. Stephen Poss, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: DENTSPLY
Release Date: 5/27/15
Expiration Date: 5/27/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Selecting the appropriate cement to assure a long lasting restoration is critical to the success of the clinical dentist. This CE webinar will discuss a variety of dental substrates, their indications and what would be the best choice with dental adhesives as well as resin-based luting cements to achieve long lasting restoration.


Building Your Practice Through the Use of Mini Dental Implants
Presenter: Benjamin Oppenheimer, D.D.S. FICOI
CE Supporter: 3M ESPE
Release Date: 5/27/15
Expiration Date: 5/27/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Mini dental implants can benefit not only your patients, but also your practice. In order to generate and preserve a healthy stream of new business, and increase placement success rate, reaching out to qualified prospective patients is a must for mini dental implant dentists. Dr. Oppenheimer will give real-life examples on how to treatment plan and gain case acceptance.


A New Perspective on Pre-prosthetic Treatment Options & Troubleshooting Attachment Challenges
Presenter: Dr. Foroud Hakim
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 5/21/15
Expiration Date: 5/21/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is geared towards General Practitioners as well as Orthodontists. Primary objectives include: 1. Demystifying the adhesive process for attachment application across all substrates. 2. Improving practice efficiency related to aligner/attachment based treatment by increasing delivery speed and virtually eliminating re-applications. 3. Exposure to sample cases where pre-prosthetic orthodontics was employed to improve outcomes.


Constructive Composites: Practical Applications for a New Class of Fiber Reinforced Composites
Presenter: Eric Van Zytveld, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Dentapreg
Release Date: 5/18/15
Expiration Date: 5/18/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, learn to implement clinical techniques including periodontal splinting, direct and semi-direct anterior bridges, posterior bridges, reinforcing large restorations and reinforcing temporary bridges.


Ready, Set, Flow - Indications of Universal Flowable Composites
Presenter: Dr. Frank Milnar
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 5/12/15
Expiration Date: 5/12/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Traditional Flowable composites are known to adapt well to cavity preparations and are easy to place. Recently, manufacturers have developed a new generation of highly filled flowable composites. This CE webinar will focus on the utilization and adhesion of next generation flowable composites.


Implementing Atraumatic Extractions and Grafting into Your Practice
Presenter: Dr. Ara Nazarian, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Golden Dental Solutions
Release Date: 5/12/15
Expiration Date: 5/12/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In the course of dental practice, at some point, dental practitioners encounter patients with teeth which are affected by caries or periodontal disease to the extent that no other treatment is possible except extraction. This CE webinar will describe the processes involved from diagnosis and treatment planning to extractions and grafting for the general dentist.


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