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Accelerate Your Practice: Advanced Treatment Planning Techniques
Presenter: Jennifer Smith, D.D.S. MS
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 11/11/15
Expiration Date: 11/11/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Jennifer Smith, Impact Orthodontics, Calgary, Alberta, will present techniques on enhancing clinical performance with advanced treatment planning. Her persuasive lecture includes guidelines and insight for increased efficiency with challenging tooth movements while maintaining strong patient outcomes and satisfaction. Dr. Smith will also speak about her personal success with integrating accelerated treatment with AcceleDent into her practice and will showcase completed patient cases.


The Role of Oraverse (Phentolamine Mesylate) in Dental Practice
Presenter: Dr. Sean Boynes
CE Supporter: Septodont
Release Date: 11/10/15
Expiration Date: 11/10/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dental patients appreciate options for reducing or eliminating the effects of local anesthetics. Previous reports signify that patients find oral numbness annoying, uncomfortable, and an alteration to quality of life. Agents for anesthetic reversal such as OraVerse can be a useful agent to improve the patient experience and overall appointment satisfaction. This CE webinar will explore OraVerse as an agent in dentistry.


Cements and Ceramics
Presenter: Dr. Greg Gillespie
CE Supporter: Doxa Dental
Release Date: 11/10/15
Expiration Date: 11/10/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Options for indirect dentistry seem to steadily increase. Understanding the differences of cement categories, their strengths and weaknesses, compatibility to the ceramic chosen, are all important questions that are sometimes difficult to answer. During this CE webinar, Dr. Gillespie will clearly identify when to use certain cements and when to steer clear of others.


Class-IV Restorations: Simplified, Esthetic & Predictable
Presenter: Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz
CE Supporter: Kuraray Dental
Release Date: 10/29/15
Expiration Date: 10/29/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Large Class-IV restorations can present an esthetic challenge and be time consuming for many clinicians. This CE webinar will review simplified techniques combined with new composite technologies that provide very wide blending effects making direct large anterior restorations more esthetic and easier than ever. A key technique that improves the blending affects dramatically will be discussed and illustrated.


Time to Suck it Up
Presenter: Patricia Pine, RDH
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 10/29/15
Expiration Date: 10/29/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Healthy suction is valuable in any dental practice. Patients assume the "behind the scene" maintenance is being completed. Patients trust that our facility is held to a high standard. Equipment maintenance is challenging, who is responsible? Is the team on the same page? Attend this CE webinar to keep your practice producing and your evacuation lines sucking.


Correct Access Design – the Gateway to Better Endodontics
Presenter: Dr. Carol Tait
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 10/28/15
Expiration Date: 10/28/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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This webinar is designed to provide an improved understanding of tooth and root morphology. It will discuss access cavity design and will emphasise that a well-designed access cavity facilitates location of the root canals. Once located, the initial steps in securing the canal prior to instrumentation will be examined. This will include preparation of a glide path and prevention of canal blockage. Dr Tait will put an emphasis on canal preparation using rotary endodontic files, specifically the ProTaper Next system, and will discuss the advantages and benefits of this system and how it can be used to create predictable canal shapes even in more challenging cases.


Developing Predictable Esthetics with High Tech Composite Resins
Presenter: Dr. Wynn Okuda, DMD
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 10/28/15
Expiration Date: 10/28/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Now more than ever there is high patient expectation in minimal invasive esthetic restorative treatment. Achieving indistinguishable esthetic results can be challenging unless predictable techniques are used. Through the use of new and exciting materials better techniques can be developed to achieve maximal esthetic results in a reasonable chair time. This CE webinar will provide attendees with the knowledge to solve esthetic restorative problems and meet the high esthetic demands of our patients.


You See It, They See It, Understand It: Intraoral Cameras
Presenter: Michael Miyasaki, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 10/27/15
Expiration Date: 10/27/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this CE webinar, you will learn the value of using an intraoral camera in the mouth to enhance the new patient experience, increase the value of the continuing care appointment and catch subclinical problems.


Bondage - The Universal Adhesive
Presenter: Dr. Jack Griffin
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 10/21/15
Expiration Date: 10/21/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The trend today in dental adhesion is towards the universal bonding agent. These materials can give great bonds to both dentin and enamel while being versatile, tolerant, and dependable while minimizing the adhesion confusion. In this CE webinar, we will look at current state-of-the-art bonding systems and explore the role of the universal adhesive.


Jump In...The Water's Clean
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Release Date: 10/21/15
Expiration Date: 10/21/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Providing clean, safe dental water is critical to implementing and maintaining effective infection control protocols. Challenges of basic equipment design and tubing contribute to the development of biofilm in dental unit waterlines. This CE webinar will include compliance with current guidelines related to microbiological water standards and protocol recommendations for best treatment of DUWL protocols to ensure patient and clinician safety.


Seeing is Believing - Improved Diagnostic Capabilities for Ideal Clinical Outcomes
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 10/20/15
Expiration Date: 10/20/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The old saying a picture is worth a thousand words holds true today in digital Dentistry. Whether we are discussing digital radiography, caries detection or intra oral cameras, digital technology remains abound in the operatory. During this CE webinar we will discuss state-of-the-art diagnostic modalities and tie them into patient care, with overall goal being a high level of care.


New Patients - What Keeps Them Coming
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 10/14/15
Expiration Date: 10/14/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Have you found yourself wondering where have all the new patients gone? Have you noticed a change, and it’s killing your bottom-line? The trend is particularly troubling considering that the economy has been steadily improving. So if you can’t blame the economy, what is it? Someone or something is cutting new patients out of your practice. In this CE webinar, learn what keeps new patients interested, scheduling and staying.


Bone Grafting Basics: Socket Preservation Armamentarium and Technique
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 10/13/15
Expiration Date: 10/13/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Extraction technique and using the right biologic materials to preserve sockets is a critical skill in modern dentistry. This CE webinar will review the instruments and materials used in socket preservation.


Practicing Ideal Pediatric Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Mark Cannon
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 10/13/15
Expiration Date: 10/13/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to implement a successful Preventive Dentistry program that utilizes diagnostic capabilities, thereby providing early and conservative therapies with confidence. In addition, the many special circumstances that occur frequently in Pediatric Dentistry requiring the acquisition of radiographic images wherein CCD sensors are deemed impractical will be understood.


Peri Implant Mucositis and Peri-Implantitis: Diagnosis, Classification, Prevention, Management Principles
Presenter: Jon Suzuki, D.D.S., Ph.D., MBA
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 9/29/15
Expiration Date: 9/29/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Peri Implant Mucositis and Peri-implantitis are becoming an increasing problem both in the United States and Worldwide. Despite great success for implant surgical placement and prosthetic rehabilitation of implants, loss of implant osteointegration and loss of attachment may occur. This CE webinar describes the proper terminology for implant diseases, with discussion of alternative nomenclature to support proper diagnosis and treatment planning. An emphasis for prevention with proper implant maintenance will be described, but etiologies for implant diseases will be highlighted.


Accelerated Orthodontics with Pulsatile Forces: Where’s the Evidence?
Presenter: Dubravko Pavlin, DMD, MSD, PhD
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 9/25/15
Expiration Date: 9/25/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Pavlin will discuss the currently available evidence to support accelerated orthodontic treatment and review the progression of published research that substantiates claims for faster tooth movement with application of pulsatile forces. Dr. Pavlin will also present results from a double-blind, randomized control trial “Cyclic loading (vibration) accelerates tooth movement in orthodontic patients”, which was recently published in the Seminars in Orthodontics.


Anterior Composites - A Practical Guide
Presenter: Dr. Louis Mackenzie
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 9/23/15
Expiration Date: 9/23/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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This webinar, hosted by renowned minimally invasive dentistry lecturer Louis Mackenzie, will provide an entirely practical update on the latest materials, equipment and techniques that will help clinicians optimise all clinical stages of direct anterior composite restorations. It will examine cavity preparation, moisture control and adhesion, anatomical shaping and layering techniques.


New Advanced Restorative Solutions - The Glass Ionomer Revolution
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Ward, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 9/22/15
Expiration Date: 9/22/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The glass ionomer family is the perfect addition to complete the esthetic lineup. However dentists are having challenges successfully placing composites in all situations and confusion exists about the uses and indications for these materials. In this CE webinar, learn the latest about this innovative smart restorative option.


No Need to Watch Dental Disease, Manage it Chemically or Surgically
Presenter: Parag Kachalia, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 9/16/15
Expiration Date: 9/16/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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At the conclusion of the CE webinar, participants will: • Gain strategies to manage and prevent carious and erosive lesions utilizing chemical intervention • Be introduced to caries detection technologies • Be introduced to minimally invasive preparation strategies • Understand the advancements and proper usage of new age flowable composites


Bone Graft Armamentarium: Instruments for Simple Bone Grafting
Presenter: Joel Henriod, D.M.D., M.H.S.
CE Supporter: Miltex
Release Date: 9/15/15
Expiration Date: 9/15/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Bone grafting becomes a predictable, repeatable, procedure when using correct materials, instruments, and techniques. This CE webinar will review the armamentarium for basic oral surgery: flap control, bone access, and suturing.


Debunking the Myths of Cementation
Presenter: Lee Ann Brady, Jason Olitsky and John Nosti
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Release Date: 9/14/15
Expiration Date: 9/14/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Let’s face it, cementation is confusing and therefore many misconceptions exist when it comes to proper cementation protocol. This CE webinar addresses many of the misconceptions and clears up much of the confusion that exists today. Don’t miss this great opportunity to learn more about proper cementation protocol using clinically proven products and techniques.


The Difference - Issue 8
Presenter:
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 9/11/15
Expiration Date: 9/11/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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In the brand new edition of The Difference from DENTSPLY, the publication for dental professionals by dental professionals, we bring you a range of articles, case studies and product innovations relevant to every member of the practice. Take the quiz after reading and providing you get 50% or more of the answers correct, you will receive an electronic certificate for 2 hours verifiable CPD straight away.


Predictably Obturating 3-D Root Canal Systems
Presenter: John Rhodes, BDS, FDS RCS(Ed)
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Release Date: 9/9/15
Expiration Date: 9/9/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study) , 1 CPD (Self-Study)
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Modern technology, ergonomics and efficiency take centre stage as John Rhodes delivers this webinar; suitable for both the general practitioner and the seasoned endodontist. He will discuss the fundamental principles of shaping and cleaning the root canal system for carrier based obturation, such as Gutta-Core. John will also cover case selection and share practical hints and tips, to achieve predictable 3D obturation with this system.


Five Critical Minutes: Instrument Reprocessing Update 2015
Presenter: Karen Siebert, RDH, MA
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 9/8/15
Expiration Date: 9/8/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this CE webinar, the student will • define and discern between cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization • know CDC and OSHA protocol for complete instrument reprocessing • establish an efficient and effective instrument reprocessing routine


Taking the Stress Out of Final Impressions
Presenter: Parag Kachalia, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Dentsply Sirona
Release Date: 9/2/15
Expiration Date: 9/2/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Making a proper final impression is one of the most stressful things clinicians do on a daily basis. Proper fit of a restoration is critical to prevent cement washout, caries, and plaque accumulation and this fit is highly dependent upon starting with an accurate final impression. Unfortunately final impressions can be fraught with error and many laboratory technicians report that nearly 60% of all impressions that are sent to the laboratory are inadequate. This CE webinar will focus on leveraging proper techniques, materials, and technologies to achieve predictable impressions time and time again.


Can't Touch This - How to Optimize Cleaning and Surface Disinfection in the Clinical Setting
Presenter: Debbie Sabatini, RDH
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 8/25/15
Expiration Date: 8/25/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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During this CE webinar, the student will • learn if they are adhering to the CDC and OSAP guidelines for infection control on clinical contact surfaces • create or update their office checklist for efficient infection control protocols • be more knowledgeable on the properties of ideal surface disinfectants that will not destroy material integrity but will also enforce infection control protocol


The Oral Environmentalist
Presenter: Shirley Gutkowski, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 8/18/15
Expiration Date: 8/18/18
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Anyone frustrated with motivating patients to brush better to decrease decay, needs to be in this audience. Remineralization therapy is the latest and greatest dental hygiene procedure since the middle 1980’s. With today’s technology, dental hygienists become the key players in enamel repair by healing the oral environment. This CE webinar goes beyond better brushing, beyond sealants, beyond anything you’ve done before!


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.


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