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Validation in Instrument Reprocessing: Because "Partially Sterile" is NOT an Option
Presenter: Dr. Marie Fluent
CE Supporter: SciCan
Thu  3/5/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  3/6/20    0:00 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will address instrument cleaning validation as the first step to ensure the delivery of sterile instruments for safe patient care - because “partially sterile” is NOT an option. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Intersection of Esthetics, Ease and Biocompatibilty: Presenting Omni-chromatic, Single-shade, nano-Ormocer Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  3/5/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  3/6/20    1:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In today’s demanding & competitive environment, dentists need to offer better, prettier and more economic restorations! Adhesive technology to the rescue! In this engaging 1-hour CE webinar, Dr. Ruiz explains how today’s uber-health conscious patients want “supra-gingival healthier dentistry”, using more biocompatible materials! On the other hand, dentists want faster and easier in order to keep cost down. A new material offers a combination of unique characteristics capable of delivering all of the above. Combining Omni-chromatic technology, lower shrinkage stress a BPA-free chemistry, this innovative material category, can deliver it all. Dr. Ruiz will review adhesive and filling techniques as well as making direct composite restorations, faster, easier and more predictable than ever before. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


CAD/CAM Resin-Ceramic Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Mark Kleive
CE Supporter: GC America
Tue  3/10/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  3/10/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will review the latest product developments in the CAD/CAM resin-ceramic category and how they can impact productivity in the general practice. Attendees will learn about the physical properties of new nano-ceramic materials, cementation protocols, and the various indications for use their patients. Additionally, there will be a focus on polishing the restoration and using characterization to customize restorations directly in the mouth. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Cracking the Sterilization Packaging Code
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Wed  3/11/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  3/11/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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At the end of this CE webinar, attendees will be able to:
• Explain the purpose of sterilization packaging materials
• Outline the types and selection criteria for packaging used with steam sterilization
• Implement best practices to prepare instrument and label packaging for sterilization and storage.
• Describe the appropriate types, use and interpretation of chemical indicators used with sterilization packaging
( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Raise Case Acceptance and Boost Practice Revenue with New Clinical Options
Presenter: Dr. David Rice
CE Supporter: DMG America
Thu  3/12/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  3/12/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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What would a semi-permanent treatment option do for your patients who need the care and routinely say no? What if instead of our patients losing teeth because time and money are limitations, we could phase care safely and effectively, to ideally restore patient after patient? What would adding five, $10k+ cases to your schedule monthly do for your practice? What if there was a material that could easily and effectively provide options and solutions to these questions without investing in costly technology? In this CE webinar, join us and learn how to level up your case acceptance, your clinical skills and your bottom line. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Provisional is the Problem!
Presenter: Dr. Joshua Austin
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Wed  3/18/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  3/18/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, attendees will learn about:
• the importance of the provisional
• protocols for quickly fabricating great single unit provisionals
• tips and tricks for multi-unit provisionals ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Current State-of-the-Art in Universal Adhesives
Presenter: Dr. Rolando Nunez
CE Supporter: Bisco
Thu  3/19/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  3/19/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The dental market has a vast array of adhesive systems being offered to the clinician, which can seem overwhelming at times. This CE webinar will cover the benefits of switching to a universal bonding agent as bonding system and the clinical impact that this change will have on all bonding protocols to the tooth structure as well as other restorative surfaces. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Canal Preparation with Traverse Rotary Negotiation Instruments
Presenter: Dr. Stephen Buchanan, DDS, FICD, FACD
CE Supporter: J. MORITA USA
Tue  3/24/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  3/24/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, we will cover:
• how to properly use a motor for initial negotiation
• how a built-in apex locator can help you move the stop more accurately
• how to save minutes per canal and hours per week in clinical endodontics ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


An Adhesive Design Concept: The Inverse Injection Composite Layering Technique
Presenter: Dr. Douglas Terry
CE Supporter: GC America
Thu  3/26/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  3/26/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This one-hour CE webinar will discuss a novel indirect/direct injection technique that adds a new dimension to the restorative process. Over the past eleven years, Dr. Terry developed an adhesive technique that adds a new dimension to restorative and esthetic dentistry. This inverse injection composite layering technique provides a precise and predictable method for translating a diagnostic wax-up or a pre-existing diagnostic model into composite restorations by mixing various hues and opacities of highly filled flowable materials. There is a myriad of applications for this technique using an Adhesive Design Concept described in Dr. Terry's latest book "Restoring with Flowables." ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Teach Me to Be a Laser Dentist - A Crash Course on Diode Lasers and Restorative Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: Clinician's Choice
Tue  3/31/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  3/31/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Don't be intimidated! Diode lasers are great adjunct for direct and indirect restorative dentistry. In this CE webinar, join us as we simplify laser science, and show you a variety of situations where using a diode laser helps improve the final outcome. A step-by-step approach for complicated Class II restorations and a simplified approach to crown and bridge impressions and scans will leave you energized and ready to incorporate lasers into your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






Biomimicry Part II: The Evolution of Truly Restorative Dentistry Continues
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Release Date: 2/13/20
Expiration Date: 2/13/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar continues the discussion of biomimicry and bioactivity in dental materials and their clinical applications, and will also introduce a new category of a restorative material. At the end of this CE webinar the participant will be able to understand the concept of biomimicry and the role of so-called bioactive materials that functionally replace those ions lost in the decay process, and will also be able to implement techniques for truly restoring a tooth. Participants will be more familiar with the materials available and how to best utilize them in various treatment modalities, especially for pediatric and geriatric populations. Techniques will be discussed so that the participant can readily and easily incorporate the materials into their restorative protocols.







Pediatric Restorations with Omni Chromatic Nano-Ormocer Direct Restorative
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 2/12/20
Expiration Date: 2/12/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Restorations for our pediatric patients should be efficient, effective and esthetic. Using the latest most innovative materials, provision of intracoronal restorations that are functional, durable and beautiful is easy. In this CE webinar, I will showcase several different restorative materials and techniques. Special focus highlighting a new Nano-Ormocer, unique and revolutionary direct all - ceramic based single-shade, omni chromatic, restorative material. Join me in exploring this novel material and its successful application in multiple different clinical scenarios.







Which One to Choose - Aligners or Braces
Presenter: Dr. Jorge Perez
CE Supporter: Six Month Smiles
Release Date: 2/12/20
Expiration Date: 2/12/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, we will cover how aligners and braces work to move teeth. Look at the clinical conditions for which aligners may be superior to braces and visa versa. We will show how to ensure you achieve a predictable outcome to avoid unrealistic movements. Elements that will influence patient compliance.







When Patients Say ‘No’ to Treatment
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 2/6/20
Expiration Date: 2/6/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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If case acceptance numbers are low in your practice, you’re likely pretty familiar with the problems all those “Nos” can bring. Not only does team morale suffer, the lack of scheduled treatment hurts practice productivity and ultimately your bottom line. Learn what’s holding patients back and make the adjustments necessary to finally reach that 85% acceptance benchmark.







Smell It Like It Is: Addressing Halitosis
Presenter: Tracey Jacobs, BSDH, RDH
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 1/31/20
Expiration Date: 1/31/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Oral malodor, also known as halitosis, is a condition that has been recognized since ancient times. It is a valid concern affecting millions of individuals. Americans spend over 2 billion dollars annually for fresher breath. Dental professionals are in an ideal position to offer solutions for an embarrassing problem. This CE webinar will assist the dental professional in addressing halitosis. In addition, it will empower the clinician to have courageous conversations and recommend various solutions to address halitosis.







Award Winning Products and Clinical Problem Solvers
Presenter: Dr. Sabiha Bunek and Dr. Ona Erdt
CE Supporter: Dental Advisor
Release Date: 1/30/20
Expiration Date: 1/30/23
CE Credits: 2 CEU (Self-Study)
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It is often challenging for clinicians to keep abreast of the vast array of materials and equipment on the market. In this CE webinar, you will learn which products received high accolades in their particular product category as well as those products that have been identified for solving a particular clinical challenge. For over 35 years, DENTAL ADVISOR has provided the dental industry with trusted information on products and equipment. Participants will leave with a valuable update on the latest products and techniques to take back and implement into daily practice for saving time, minimizing stress and maximizing productivity.







The New Youth
Presenter: 3M Oral Care
CE Supporter: 3M Dental
Release Date: 1/28/20
Expiration Date: 1/28/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Understanding Today’s Youth to be a better healthcare provider to them. Every generation of kids is different from the one that came before. The purpose of this presentation is to deliver insights and the differences in today’s kids and teens and to share some research on how healthcare service providers can better understand and relate to them.







New Composite All-in-One Technology for Your Restorative Needs
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 1/22/20
Expiration Date: 1/22/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Nano-ORMOCER technology is an all-ceramic direct restorative material that is designed to help simplify restorative needs and can reduce costs to a practice. This CE webinar will discuss how this revolutionary restorative material can simplify direct composite procedures.







Restorative Rosetta Stone - Deciphering the New World of Dental Materials
Presenter: Dr. Parag Kachalia
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 1/15/20
Expiration Date: 1/15/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Innovation has been great for dentistry. It provides more treatment options for the patient and a more targeted approach to restorative dentistry. By targeting treatment options, we are able to customize each restoration to what is most appropriate for individual circumstances. One downside of innovation is that it can come with a lot of confusion. This confusion has been particularly evident with respect to flowable composites and cements. This CE webinar will bring clarity to this confusion and allow practitioners to better understand the importance of proper cement selections and realize that all flowable composites are not the same.







How to Get Your Steri-Center Up to Spec and Why It's Important for Your Business
Presenter: Karen Daw, MBA, BA, CECM
CE Supporter: SciCan
Release Date: 12/20/19
Expiration Date: 12/20/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, the student will be able to: • Understand the roles of the various agencies that play a part in how we design and utilize this space • Become familiar with the proper steri-center design and the four important areas to include • List resources and time-saving automated systems to assist with efficiency and compliance


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: The Benefits of Glass Ionomer Sealants
View All Episodes from: GC America Dental Podcast Series
Series: GC America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Jeanette MacLean Release Date: 2/24/20

Episode: 3Rs for Caries Control – Restore, Recharge & Remineralize
View All Episodes from: GC America Dental Podcast Series
Series: GC America CE Credits: 0.5
Presenter: Dr. Brian Nový Release Date: 2/24/20

Episode: Glass Ionomers: The Next Generation
View All Episodes from: GC America Dental Podcast Series
Series: GC America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Joshua Austin Release Date: 2/24/20

Episode: Evolution of RMGI Cements
View All Episodes from: GC America Dental Podcast Series
Series: GC America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Jeffrey Lineberry Release Date: 2/24/20

Episode: Core Bulid-ups and their Significance in Clinical Practice
View All Episodes from: VOCO Dental Podcast Series
Series: VOCO America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Marc Geissberger Release Date: 1/30/20

Episode: Benefits to Incorporating Remineralization Protocols into Your Practice
View All Episodes from: VOCO Dental Podcast Series
Series: VOCO America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Marc Geissberger Release Date: 1/30/20

Episode: Various Uses of Bite Registration Materials
View All Episodes from: VOCO Dental Podcast Series
Series: VOCO America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Marc Geissberger Release Date: 1/30/20

Episode: The Oral Systemic Link: What's All the Fuss About?
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Kim Miller, RDH, BSDH Release Date: 1/13/20

Episode: CAD/CAM and Zirconia: Predictable Restorative Outcomes
View All Episodes from: Kuraray Dental Podcast Series
Series: Kuraray Dental CE Credits: 0.5
Presenter: Dr. Greg Campbell Release Date: 1/13/20

Episode: Transform Your Practice with a 9.3 µm CO2 all-tissue laser
View All Episodes from: Henry Schein Dental Podcast Series
Series: Henry Schein Dental CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. David Fantarella Release Date: 1/7/20

Product Training 
 

LuxaCrown
Sponsor: DMG America
Released: 2/13/20
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LuxaCrown is a revolutionary self-curing composite for chairside manufacturing of semi-permanent crowns and bridges that can be worn for up to five years.


Basic Sectional Matrix Technique
Sponsor: Viva Learning
Released: 1/31/20
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Watch this video and learn about basic sectional matrix techniques. This video is ideal for dentists and expanded duty dental assistants.


Two Striper Ultra-Premium Diamond Burs
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Released: 1/31/20
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Two Striper Ultra-Premium Diamond Burs are a terrific example of a superior product that enables dentists to deliver great patient outcomes. The product of world-class expertise in material grinding and abrasion, Premier has been proud to offer Two Striper Ultra-Premium Diamond Burs – the industry standard in burs -- for over four decades.


GC FujiCEM Evolve
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 12/14/19
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GC FujiCEM Evolve is a radiopaque resin-reinforced glass ionomer cement in a syringe delivery with a tack-cure feature and high radiopacity. It can be used for cementation of a variety of substates and different types of indirect restorations.


ACTIVA BioACTIVE Mimics Nature
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Released: 11/27/19
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ACTIVA BioACTIVE products are the first dental resins with a bioactive ionic resin matrix, shock-absorbing rubberized resin component, and reactive ionomer glass fillers that mimic the physical and chemical properties of natural teeth.


Tri Auto ZX2
Sponsor: J. MORITA USA
Released: 11/27/19
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Tri Auto ZX2 is a compact, cordless motor with a built-in apex locator. Tri Auto ZX2 may be used for achieving apical patency and creating a glide path with the new Optimum Glide Path (OGP) function.


STATCLAVE G4
Sponsor: SciCan
Released: 10/16/19
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SciCan is excited to bring you the STATCLAVE G4Chamber Autoclave. STATCLAVE G4 is a Class B vacuum sterilizer that incorporates both pre-sterilization vacuum to improve steam penetration and post-sterilization vacuum to improve drying. In short, it’s the type of cutting-edge sterilization technology that your practice depends on.


AeroPro™ Cordless Prophy System
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Released: 10/1/19
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AeroPro a light-weight, ergonomic cordless and pedal-less handpiece that gives you the mobility you want, the choice of prophy angles you like, and the control you need. Its innovative design helps reduce hand fatigue. ChargeSMART™ Battery Technology gives you long-lasting power to get through the workday. AeroPro™ is CDC-compliant with a convenient infection prevention protocol.


The Use of Autofluorescence for Oral Cancer Screening
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Released: 9/20/19
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The innovation of Goccles lets you conduct simple, non-invasive and painless examinations of the oral cavity, early screening for oral cancer and other precancerous lesions.


Getting Started with KATANA Zirconia Blocks
Sponsor: Kuraray Dental
Released: 8/29/19
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Greg Campbell demostrates how to get started with KATANA Zirconia Blocks.


Clinical Tips 
 

Dr. Brown on Zirc Color Method and Z.O.B.E. (03:39)
Sponsor: Zirc
Presenter: Dr. Tanya Brown
Released: 2/25/20
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Dr. Tanya Brown discusses instrument organization for better office efficiency using the Zirc Color Method and Z.O.B.E. (Zirc's Organizational Box of Efficiency).


Dr. DiTolla on SpeedCEM Plus and Ivoclean (04:27)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Michael DiTolla
Released: 12/13/19
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Dr. Michael DiTolla discusses self-adhesives cements, in particular SpeedCEM® Plus and how it works well with Ivoclean.


Dr. Shuman on LuxaCrown (02:33)
Sponsor: DMG America
Presenter: Dr. Ian Shuman
Released: 12/11/19
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Dr. Ian Shuman discusses the features and composition of LuxaCrown, a long-term provisional.


Dr. Miyasaki on DualForce Sectional Matrix System (03:15)
Sponsor: Clinician's Choice
Presenter: Dr. Michael Miyasaki
Released: 11/12/19
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Dr. Michael Miyasaki shows how to use and talks about the benefits of using DualForce™ Sectional Matrix System.


Dr. Miyasaki on Evanesce (04:27)
Sponsor: Clinician's Choice
Presenter: Dr. Michael Miyasaki
Released: 11/12/19
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Dr. Michael Miyasaki discusses and demonstrates using Evanesce™ Nano-Enhanced Universal Restorative Composite.


Dr. DiTolla on IPS e.max ZirCAD Prime (03:27)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Michael DiTolla
Released: 10/30/19
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Dr. Michael DiTolla discusses IPS e.max® ZirCAD® Prime with its true gradation translucency from 3Y TZP to 5Y TZP.


Dr. Fanica on AbsoLute (03:37)
Sponsor: Centrix
Presenter: Dr. Marian Fanica
Released: 10/23/19
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Dr. Marian Fanica discusses the benefits and features of AbsoLute™ Universal Resin Cement.


Lillian Caperila on PremierAir (02:15)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Lillian Caperila, R.D.H., M.Ed.
Released: 9/17/19
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Lillian Caperila talks about standard probes and the features and benefits of PremierAir™ Hygiene and Diagnostic Instruments.


Dr. Kachalia on DEXIS CariVu (04:13)
Sponsor: DEXIS by KaVo
Presenter: Dr. Parag Kachalia
Released: 9/12/19
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Dr. Parag Kachalia discusses early lesion detection using DEXIS CariVu™, a compact, portable caries detection device.


Dr. Maragliano-Muniz on Cervitec Plus (03:28)
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz
Released: 9/10/19
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Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz discusses the benefits and incications of Cervitec® Plus Chlorhexidine Varnish.


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