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Become a Caries Risk Factor Manager
Presenter: Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 8/5/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 8/5/20
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.


Adhesion of a Post and Core System (Part 2 of 2)
Presenter: Harish Gulati, BDS, DMD, CAGS
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Release Date: 7/30/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/30/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/28/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/22/20
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.


Increasing Your Case Acceptance with Accelerated Orthodontics
Presenter: Sarah Keller
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 7/11/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/11/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/9/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 7/8/20
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: COLTENE
Release Date: 6/30/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/30/20
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.


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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/26/20
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.


High Impact Esthetics - Achieving Maximal Esthetics with Minimal Chair Time
Presenter: Dr. Wynn Okuda, DMD
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 6/25/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/25/20
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.


Direct Composite Resin Restorations - Preparing for the Amalgam Phase Down
Presenter: Nick Barker, BDS
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 6/25/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/25/20
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.


Planning for Success: Orthodontic Team Strategies
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Alvetro
CE Supporter: 3M Unitek
Release Date: 6/20/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/20/20
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.


Bonding Excellence: Making Your Best Better
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 6/19/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/19/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/18/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/13/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/11/20
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     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/10/20
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


Better Bonding and the Incognito™ Appliance System
Presenter: Cathy Sundvall
CE Supporter: 3M Unitek
Release Date: 6/6/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/6/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this new and updated CE webinar, clinical trainer Cathy Sundvall walks you through the most up-to-date steps for successful bonding and rebonding of Incognito™ Appliance System custom lingual brackets. The webinar provides insightful tips applicable to any lingual bonding to help doctors and clinical staff improve techniques and reduce bond failures.


5 Strategies To Get Patients In the Chair
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 6/4/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/4/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Are you experiencing too many cancellations and openings in the schedule? New patients have declined? The challenging economy presents an opportunity for dental teams to realign their energy on improving weak and broken practice systems. Doing the same thing, the same old way doesn’t give you the same results in today’s economy. It gives you less than the same results. Learn five strategies to help you reach your true potential.


Options for Mandibular Anesthesia (2014)
Presenter: Alan Budenz, MS, DDS, MBA
CE Supporter: Septodont
Release Date: 6/4/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 6/4/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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From anesthetizing a single tooth to the entire quadrant, what techniques and agents can be used to achieve pulpal anesthesia in the mandible? This CE webinar will review the specific techniques, from simple infiltrations through Inferior Alveolar, Gow-Gates, and Vazirani-Akinosi blocks, and discuss their success rates and recommendations for selection of anesthetic agents based upon the currently available evidence.


Cultural Competence and the Delivery of Dental Health Care
Presenter: Cheryl Westphal Theile, EdD, RDH
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 5/29/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/29/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is designed to explore the concepts of cultural competence as related to the delivery of dental health care. The webinar content, case discussions and additional reading will provide the background to move along the cultural competence continuum towards cultural proficiency.


Mainstreaming Dental Implant Impressions and Conditioning Edentulous Tissue
Presenter: Dr. Todd Engel
CE Supporter: Kettenbach
Release Date: 5/28/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/28/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will be a comprehensive approach for various impression taking techniques around dental implants, as well as conditioning the edentulous tissue prior to impression taking procedures.


Predictable Success With Class II & Class III Composites
Presenter: Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 5/22/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/22/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will have reviewed • Simplified real world techniques for the most common procedure in dentistry • Avoiding post-operative sensitivity • Getting predictable contacts every time • How to stay supra-gingival for maximum success


Update on Pulp Capping Procedures
Presenter: Robert Levin, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Septodont
Release Date: 5/21/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/21/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Pulp capping procedures have historically been challenging. The primary objective is to save the tooth, however, due to the uncertainty of success with this procedure some clinicians opt for root canal therapy. This CE webinar is designed to introduce the various products available today for direct and indirect pulp capping and to give the clinician an overview of their strengths and weaknesses.


Dental Implant Maintenance - When, How and Why for all Team Members
Presenter: Lisa Wadsworth, RDH, BS/Psy
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 5/15/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/15/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will help the entire team escape indecision and solidify confidence in recognizing the importance of dental implant maintenance, execution of therapy, and an understanding of working as cohesive unit for positive patient outcomes.


Mini Dental Implants in Partial Denture Applications
Presenter: Dr. Raymond Choi
CE Supporter: 3M
Release Date: 5/14/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/14/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this informative CE webinar, Dr. Choi will review how easily and effectively you can treat your partial denture patients with minis. It is for any dentist who wants to incorporate minis for their partial denture patients and see immediate patient satisfaction and increased practice profitability.


Non-Verbal Laboratory Communication
Presenter: Mark Duncan, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Kettenbach
Release Date: 5/13/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/13/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The Science of Dentistry in laboratory work has way more to do with the Art of Communication – and the keys to predictable results lie in how you communicate with your lab. In this CE webinar, Dr. Duncan will review simple strategies for capturing exceptional detail and accurate impressions while discussing several keys to creating perfect communication for your lab in your impressions.


Mastering Direct Placement Restorative Materials (2014)
Presenter: John Comisi, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Septodont
Release Date: 5/7/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/7/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Today’s direct restorative materials have vastly improved physical properties and uses that can significantly improve the restorations we place today. In this CE webinar, we will examine the benefits and drawbacks of even these superior materials: where they are called for, what they can do to benefit the restorative process and where they can fail.


Bonding Excellence - Material Updates and Technique Tips to Make Your Best Better
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 5/7/14     Reviewed: 2017
Expiration Date: 5/7/20
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this CE webinar, the student will review: • Taking a fresh look at the bonding protocol • Bonding agents • Luting cements • Understanding direct and indirect materials so you can select a bonding protocol that is suited to the clinical situation.


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