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Available Now:  21 Live Webinars

Cementations and Ceramics Decoded
Presenter: Parag Kachalia, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Thu  5/25/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  5/25/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The world of metal-ceramic dentistry has had a good track record; however new ceramic materials in the marketplace are serving as predictable alternatives for these restorations. This CE webinar will look at new age indirect materials including zirconia, lithium silicate, and resin nanoceramics. A rationale will be given with respect to material selection and proper cementation of this ceramics to attain long term success. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Predictable Clinical Excellence in Anterior and Posterior Composite Resin Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Robert Margeas, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Clinician's Choice
Tue  5/30/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  5/30/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will cover all types of composite restorations from Class 4, direct resin veneers, diastema closures, and creating posterior composites with tight contacts. The cases will be shown in real time from a full time practicing dentist. The procedures can be incorporated into your practice immediately for profit and predictable results. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


21st Century Approach to Dental Hygiene
Presenter: Siobhan Kelleher
CE Supporter: Dentsply UK
Wed  5/31/17    2:30 PM ET    11:30 AM PT
Wed  5/31/17    6:30 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU , 1 Live, Interactive CPD
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Adopt a 21st century approach to the management of periodontal disease and grow your practice, increase practice profitability and promote greater teamwork. This webinar will show you how your patients will benefit from the introduction and effective use of hygiene services and how this will lead to increased demand for elective services leading to greater profitability for your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


A New Approach to the Traditional Dental Sealant
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Wed  5/31/17    8:00 PM ET    5:00 PM PT
Thu  6/1/17    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar you will learn about the scientific evidence that supports the use, safety and benefits of sealants. We will review the 2016 ADA/AAPD clinical practice guideline for the use of dental sealants as well as science-based literature on pit and fissure sealants. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Airway Support: Retain Healthy Enamel During Treatment
Presenter: Shirley Gutkowski, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  6/1/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  6/1/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The C-PAP and dental appliances to open the airway have some detrimental effects on enamel. Drying the mouth or mouth breathing alter oral pH putting teeth at a disadvantage. In this CE webinar, discover new uses for remineralization products and learn that fluoride can support enamel during treatments for Sleep Apnea, orofacial myofunctional therapy, orthodontics, or upper airway resistance syndrome.
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Glass Ionomers - As Direct Tooth Colored Restorative Materials
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS
CE Supporter: SDI
Tue  6/13/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  6/13/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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A lot of emphasis is placed on utilizing resin based restorative materials when a tooth colored direct restoration is necessary. However in some instances a different form of direct tooth colored restorative materials might be considered. There are many benefits to utilizing glass ionomers as direct restorations. Their unique material properties allow them to have distinct advantages that few other materials share. In this CE webinar, join us for an hour discussion on how you and your patients can have an advantage by implementing them. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Hygiene Production Down? Let’s Fix It!
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  6/14/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  6/14/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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At first glance, your hygiene schedule looks jam-packed. You’re booking patients three, even four weeks out, yet somehow, there are days when you find your hygienist relaxing in the break room more than you find her working on patients in the operatory. You know your hygienist is good at her job, yet her production numbers are abysmal. Let’s Fix It! ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Fusion of Strength, Bio-compatibility, and Esthetics
Presenter: Dr. Gary Radz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  6/15/17    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  6/16/17    0:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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A new, bio-compatible restorative material has the potential to be used universally to provide highly esthetic, long lasting restorations. In this CE webinar, discussions will include overview of this new restorative material as well as clinical applications and techniques to efficiently provide excellent outcomes for your patients. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


7 Best Crown and Bridge Pearls for Your Practice
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS
CE Supporter: Microcopy
Mon  6/19/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  6/19/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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We were all taught how to do crown and bridge procedures in dental school, but there are many more modern tools and techniques to allow us to work faster and yield better results. In this CE webinar, the whole process from start to finish will be addressed with modern technology and techniques to create beautiful indirect restorations. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Rapid Fire Pearls for Immediate Impact
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: GC America
Tue  6/20/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  6/20/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Doesn't everyone love a few pearls that they can incorporate immediately into practice? Join us in this fast paced CE webinar as we discuss direct and indirect restorative techniques that everyone can utilize tomorrow morning. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Disappearing Patient Population
Presenter: Angie Stone, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Wed  6/21/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  6/21/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Patients are disappearing from our practices. Why is this happening? Where have they gone? Why aren’t they returning as they had every 6 months? Maybe they aren’t able to physically get to the office any more, or maybe they are residing in a nursing home. Our elder patients are becoming more invisible and this vulnerable population needs our help now, more than ever. Dental professionals who take this CE webinar will learn about this at risk, growing population and discover viable solutions for keeping track of these patients and keeping them healthy. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Stacking the Odds in Your Favor - A Simple Approach to Direct Restoratives
Presenter: Dr. Ronaldo Hirata
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Wed  6/28/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  6/28/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will discuss the two techniques: the traditional layering technique (dentin/chromatic/achromatic enamel) and the modified technique using the low shrinkage composites (bulk flowable/enamel composite resin). The step-by-step sequence of each technique is described along with the challenges and essentials of each one. Results obtained by microCT analysis of bulk filling composites will be also presented. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Advances in Digital Caries Detection Technology
Presenter: Dr. Dean Glasser
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Thu  6/29/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  6/29/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the clinician will learn how the dual functionality of the CamX Triton will assist in the ability to diagnose and differentiate between E-1 and D-3 carious lesions, as well as its ability to take intraoral photographs. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Tweaked, Cracked, and Loaded: A Profile of the Addicted Dental Patient
Presenter: Ronni Brown, D.D.S., M.P.H.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Wed  7/19/17    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Thu  7/20/17    0:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, discover the drugs that your patients are most likely to abuse. Learn how to become aware of patients with substance abuse disorders. Learn how to recognize the “oral” clues of substance abuse and to discuss suspected abuse with your patients. Learn how to avoid being targeted for drugs by your patients and to manage pain effectively without using opiate-type analgesics. Recognize your professional responsibilities and your own personal boundaries in treating the “addicted” patient. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Build Your Practice Profit Center with Whitening
Presenter: Lori Trost and Sam Simos
CE Supporter: SDI
Wed  8/9/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  8/9/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Don't let opportunity pass you by everyday! Every practice has lots of patients that would like to whiten their teeth, but does your practice offer what they need? This CE webinar will provide current whitening information and conversation for each team member to grow this unique profit center. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Ignoring Patient Complaints Hurts Your Bottom Line
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  8/16/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  8/16/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Certainly, it’s no treat to be on the receiving end of a patient complaint but when someone takes the time to express a concern, vent a frustration, or alert you to a problem, that disgruntled patient is doing you a huge favor. Most people do not want to leave their dentists on a whim, which provides practices with a window of opportunity that many other businesses don’t enjoy. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Placing Dental Implants - Innovative Tools and Instrumentation to Maximize Clinical Efficiency
Presenter: Dr. Isaac Tawil
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Wed  8/23/17    8:00 PM ET    5:00 PM PT
Thu  8/24/17    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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If you place implants or would like to learn more about a clear path for delivering a successful dental implant, this CE webinar is a must see. Dr. Tawil will discuss the tools and techniques that increase efficiency, reduce chair time and enhance the patient experience. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Bioactive Restoratives: Giving Teeth What They Want
Presenter: Dr. John Comisi and Dr. Larry Clark
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Wed  9/27/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/27/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Join us for the opportunity to learn about bioactivity and biomimetics, and new dental materials that incorporate bioactivity. Discussions will include the background of bioactivity, where it comes from and how the science has progressed. In this CE webinar, we will learn about bioactive dental materials and how to incorporate them in patient treatment. Preventive and restorative bioactive materials will be discussed in the program, with an emphasis on prevention and preventative techniques. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


“Back to the Future” with Glass Ionomer Materials
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Brucia
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  9/28/17    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  9/29/17    0:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar provides an overview of another option you should consider using everyday. A comprehensive discussion of the ever-changing world of Glass Ionomers will address the following questions. Do they still cause sensitivity? Are they any more aesthetic? Are they strong enough? How and where should they be used? Do they adhere to tooth structure? ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


How To Improve Your Team’s Performance
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  10/11/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  10/11/17    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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If you don’t have a strong team supporting you, your practice will never meets its full potential. But how do you turn struggling team members into thriving team members who excel in their roles? Learn strategies to help you strengthen your team, which will in turn grow your production numbers and your bottom line. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Ways to Reduce Your Overhead
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  12/6/17    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/7/17    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Your financial obligations control your every move. Practice overhead is out of control, and after you finish paying your bills each month, there’s not much left to put toward practice updates. Learn how to put your practice back on the right track, so you can finally reduce your debt and turn your struggling practice into a thriving practice ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


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Best Practices and Simple Solutions in Sterilization
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Epinephrine in Dentistry: Clinical and Safety Considerations
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Resin Infiltration for Interproximal and Smooth Surface Lesions
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Anatomically Driven Biologic Endodontics
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Glass Ionomers - Essential for Optimal Restorative Dentistry
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The Digital Restoration - Hold the Mill
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Getting Your Patients from Cradle to Dorm Caries Free
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Step by Step: Utilizing Fluoride Vanish for Optimum Oral Health
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General Principles in Implant Therapy
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Regenerative Restorative Dentistry: The Quest to “Heal and Seal” Damaged Tooth Structure
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Demystifying the Myths and Facts Behind Adhesive Cementation
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Little Known Secret Techniques to Open Anyone's Mouth
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Becoming a Digital Orthodontist - Top 10 Social Media & Digital Marketing Tips
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The Clinical Issue: Packaging Dental Instruments for Sterilization
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Infection Control for Dental Technology Equipment
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Improving Class II Restorative Outcomes
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Predictable Clinical Excellence in Anterior and Posterior Composite Resin Restorations
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What You Need to Know about Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
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The Clinical Issue: Medical Glove Selection for Dental Professionals
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Success with Cold Single-Cone Technique
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Ouch that Hurts - Dental Sensitivity in Daily Practice
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Fluoride Varnish and Risk Assessment: Are you Practicing Traditional Dentistry or Evidence-Based Patient Care
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Innovative Dental Implant Design for Immediate Loading and Greater Initial Stability
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Secrets to Improving Endodontic Access
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Beautiful and Functional Restorations Using Injectable Composite
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Meth Mouth: A State of Decay
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The Changing Landscape of Crown and Bridge
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8 Steps to Solid Fees
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Mouth Rinses - Lotions or Potions
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An Alternative to Prescribing Opioids
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The Oral Cavity Under Acid Attack - Identifying, Understanding and Treating Caries, Erosion, and other Acid Related Diseases
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Recommendation by Relationship
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Superior Root Canal Disinfection Leading To Increased Endodontic Success
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Part 1: Making the Right Choice in Restorative Material...Don't Follow the Herd
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One-Appointment Porcelain Veneers
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Mastering Composite Layering and Blending
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Modern Diagnostic Tools in Dentistry
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Creating Natural Esthetics with Next Generation Composites
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Dental Insurance: Is Ignorance Bliss?
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Enhancing Your Effectiveness with Non-Surgical Therapy: The Perioscope in Periodontal Treatment
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It’s All White Now - Current Tooth Whitening Techniques
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CAD/CAM Workflow for Implant Supported Restorations Using the CEREC System
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AIR-N-GO Easy
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CamX Elara and CamX Spectra
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ProVecta S-Pan & Scan X
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FluoroDose
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Accutron ClearView Nitrous-oxide Delivery System
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Harmonize™ Nanohybrid Universal Composite
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BioCoat Bioactive Resin Pit and Fissure Sealant
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IPS e.max Lithium Disilicate
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StatClean Ultrasonic Cleaner and OPTIM 28
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Ionolux®: VOCO’s State-of-Art Glass Ionomer
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Surface Cleaning and Disinfection in Dental Healthcare Settings
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Orabloc's Place in the market of Dental Anesthetics (Update)
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ContactPro Matrix System
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SafeMask Best Practices
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Duraflor Ultra
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CLEARFIL Universal Bond Quick
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Admira Fusion
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Ceramir® Crown and Bridge (Update)
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TF Adaptive System
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Bulk EZ - A Truly Predictable Dual-cure One Layer Composite
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SDI’s Pola Office and In-Office Tooth Whitening
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GUIDOR® easy-graft® CLASSIC Alloplastic Bone Grafting System
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Why Bioactive Dental Cements?
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RAMVAC Badger LF (lube-free dry vacuum system)
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Maxcem Elite™ Chroma
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Fill-Up!
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Solo Single Patient Use Sterile Diamond Burs
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Tetric EvoFlow® Bulk Fill
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