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This Week Mini Dental Implants - A Viable Option for Your Complete Lower Denture Patients
Presenter: Dr. Ian Erwood
CE Supporter: Sterngold
Wed  7/8/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  7/8/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The Complete Lower Denture (CLD) is one of the most difficult procedures to achieve adequate results, with nine out of ten CLD patients reporting dissatisfaction with the fit, retention, comfort and mastication with this removable prosthesis.

With the advent of Regular Diameter Endosseous Dental Implants, some of these challenges have been overcome. However, a large segment of this population may not be able to undergo these procedures (due to anatomy, health, time, financial, etc.) Stabilization of a CLD with Mini Dental Implants represents a viable option to discuss with your CLD patients. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


To Change or to Repair: How to Treat What’s Coming
Presenter: Dr. Rolando Nunez
CE Supporter: Bisco
Thu  7/16/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  7/16/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will learn
• to predictably bond to tooth structure and avoid post-op sensitivity
• to take advantage of calcium releasing materials in order tom protect the dentin-pulpal complex
• the proper bonding protocol to predictably repair an existing PFM restoration ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Simplifying Dental Hygiene Treatment with Hand Instruments During Covid-19
Presenter: Brenda Sharp McCarson, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Tue  7/28/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  7/28/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar provides a review of new advances in dental hygiene hand instrument design and metallurgy. Attendees will have an opportunity to virtually assess a variety of new instrument designs during the webinar. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Proven Value: How Glass Ionomer Technology Completes Your Restorative Repertoire
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Thu  7/30/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  7/30/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is intended to be a thought-provoking discussion on how a blend of new and old methods and materials can allow us to create lasting value and protection for our patients. Clinical tips and brand suggestions will be included. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Composite Dentistry in our New Dental World
Presenter: Dr. Peter Auster
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  7/30/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  7/31/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Our lives and our dentistry have changed immeasurably. A new breed of dental composites fit perfectly in this environment - less expense, less time in the chair, but better shade matches than ever before! In this CE webinar, learn about the ideal materials for a forever changed world. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Keys to Successful Pulp Capping
Presenter: Dr. Mark Malterud
CE Supporter: Bisco
Thu  8/6/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  8/6/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will learn
• about the bioavailability of calcium for dentin repair
• protocols will be taught that have been clinically successful for nearly 10 years
• that the seal of the restoration to the tooth is paramount to successful pulp caps
• localized inter operative antimicrobials are essential to setting up the success of pulp caps. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Achieving Exceptional Customer Service
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  8/12/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  8/12/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Customer service is of critical importance to your practice because it’s key to retaining the patients who walk through your doors for years to come that in turn generate more referrals. It is the most economical form of marketing you can do. Learn how to provide exceptional customer service to recoup patient acquisition costs and cultivate a loyal patient base that will refer friends and colleagues, serve as testimonials and write patient reviews. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Introduction to Thermally Assisted Composites Using Injection Molding Techniques
Presenter: Dr. Frank Milnar
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Wed  8/12/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Thu  8/13/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will
• Learn the basics of injection molding and thermally liquefied composite
• Discover the keys to ideal, overhang free margins and a mirror finish with flowable and paste composites
• Learn the difference between intentional and unintentional excess
• Understand “Why” thermally assisted composites are needed in a post - Covid 19 dental practice
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Digital Dentures and Partials - 4 Different Digital Clinical Workflows
Presenter: Henry Babichenko, LD
CE Supporter: Stomadent
Thu  8/13/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  8/13/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Learn 4 different digital clinical workflows that are guaranteed to work in your office. In this CE webinar, find out how to get started now with the equipment you currently have at your disposal. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Biofilm-Focused Care Protocols for Teeth, Implants, and Restorations
Presenter: Susan Wingrove, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Wed  9/9/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/9/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Protecting our patients’ health, dentition, and restorations by addressing biofilm and non-biofilm induced inflammation is key. This CE webinar will provide you with the latest hygiene protocols, technology, and products to meet this challenge. Gather effective in-office maintenance and home-care protocols to take your practice into biofilm-focused care.
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On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






When Composite Met Ceramic...
Presenter: Dr. Yao-Lin Tang
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 6/30/20
Expiration Date: 6/30/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, attendees will be able to learn the following objectives: • How to be more confident in selecting hybrid materials as your block of choice • How to bond indirect hybrid restorations with minimal post operative sensitivity using the "IDS" technique • How to create lifelike restorations in a single visit using light cure stain and glaze technique







Medical Emergencies: Essentials for the Dental Professional
Presenter: Dr. Ellen Grimes
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 6/29/20
Expiration Date: 6/29/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dental hygiene and dental visits still remain anxiety-inducing experiences for some patients. This heightened anxiety level can increase the risk of medical emergencies occurring during appointments. This CE webinar will utilize simulated emergencies to promote the determination of the correct emergency diagnosis and the proper treatment procedures to be rendered by the dental professional in the event that an emergency should arise. A wide array of emergencies will be covered from syncope to cerebrovascular accident. Highlighted will be the prevention of medical emergencies by the use of appropriate assessment procedures prior to treatment. The importance of preparing and maintaining an adequate medical emergency kit will be emphasized.







The Intersection Between Motivation and Behavior
Presenter: Kimberly Krust Bray, RDH, MS
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 6/23/20
Expiration Date: 6/23/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will introduce Motivational Interviewing as a means to promote patient-centered care in clinical practice. The origins of patient-centered care and motivation theories will be briefly explored. The complimentary use of MI to identifying patients’ modifiable health risks and provide sustainable behavior change plans are emphasized. The availability of MI training in participant’s community will be recommended for further study.







Going Digital: A Potentially Difficult Decision Made Easy
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 6/18/20
Expiration Date: 6/18/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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It has been nearly twenty five years since digital dental radiography was first introduced in North America. Today, it is a rapidly growing diagnostic tool that has become quite popular with the dental staff, doctor, and patient. What continues to remain primary, is the radiographic systems ability to provide accurate and comprehensive diagnostic information. This CE webinar will explore the different modalities used to obtain this critical information, and offer a solution as to how they can be incorporated into a modern dental practice.







Glass Ionomer and Resin Modified Glass Ionomer Restoratives for Children
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 6/17/20
Expiration Date: 6/17/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Glass ionomer and resin modified glass ionomer materials are invaluable for a variety of different types of restorations for your pediatric patients. Whether you are needing to place a fast, transitional, reparative or definitive filling, these are great materials. They are quick and easy to place and versatile. In this CE webinar Dr. Cohn will present multiple techniques to place effective and efficient restorations using both glass ionomers and resin modified glass ionomers for the children in your practice.







The Top 5 Reasons to Move Your Dental Imaging to the Cloud
Presenter: Dr. David Gane and Dr. Marty Jablow
CE Supporter: Cellerant
Release Date: 6/17/20
Expiration Date: 6/17/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Cloud-based imaging is revolutionizing dental patient care while providing opportunities for cost-savings, more efficient workflows and improving the predictability of treatment outcomes for patients. Driven by the trend toward the migration of practice management software to the cloud and accelerated by the importance of remote access to patient records, cloud-based imaging is rapidly becoming central to viewing, processing, and sharing dental image data, in addition to serving as a facilitator to Artificial Intelligence (AI) based clinical decision support.







Marketing Your Infection Control Protocol During COVID-19
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Viva Learning
Release Date: 6/11/20
Expiration Date: 6/11/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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As we return to our practices, it is paramount that our patients feel safe and are protected from COVID-19. We not only need to implement infection control protocol that follows CDC and ADA guidelines, but we also need to instill confidence by properly communicating and marketing our efforts to our patients. To help you do this, SciCan and Cranberry, two leading companies in the dental infection control space, have graciously sponsored this exclusive Viva webinar, "Marketing Your Infection Control Protocol During COVID-19." Sign up now. Seats are limited!







Setting Performance Expectations for Employees
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 6/10/20
Expiration Date: 6/10/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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It’s difficult for team members to succeed when they have no idea what’s expected of them. Instead of working toward specific goals and doing their part to move the practice forward, they’re stuck in place wondering which way they should go. If you want happy team members who excel at their jobs, it’s up to you to provide the direction they crave. Learn the most successful performance measurement models based on individual jobs.







Impress for Success: the Clinician’s Guide to Consistency
Presenter: Dr. Chad Duplantis
CE Supporter: Clinician's Choice
Release Date: 6/9/20
Expiration Date: 6/9/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Are you making a great final impression? The integrity of our restorations is often related to the quality of the impression that we make at the preparation appointment. In addition, proper communication with the laboratory is a must. This CE webinar will provide you with some clinical tips that will help ensure that your preparation, impression, and communication are all in order. The end result will be quality restorations that are consistent and predictable.







Diagnostic Oral Radiographic Images in the Pediatric Patient: From A to Z
Presenter: Dr. Juan Yepes
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Release Date: 6/4/20
Expiration Date: 6/4/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar will provide to the attendee the most important strategies to obtain diagnostic oral radiographs in the pediatric patient and will explore other non-ionizing radiation alternatives for the diagnosis of interproxial caries lesions. Topics such as radiation safety and digital radiology, pediatric dentistry, will be covered in this CE webinar.


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: Marketing Your Infection Control Protocol During COVID-19
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.5
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 6/18/20

Episode: Communicating with your Patients about Oral Cancer Screening
View All Episodes from: Pierrel Pharma Dental Podcast Series
Series: Pierrel Pharma CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Robert Convissar Release Date: 6/18/20

Episode: Are All Surgical Blades Created Equal?
View All Episodes from: J Morita Dental Podcast Series
Series: J. MORITA USA CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Veronique Benhamou Release Date: 6/5/20

Episode: How to Optimize Infection Control with Digital Imaging
View All Episodes from: Flow Dental Podcast Series
Series: Flow Dental CE Credits: 0
Presenter: Mr. Jeff Price Release Date: 5/29/20

Episode: Sensor Positioning Made Simple!
View All Episodes from: Flow Dental Podcast Series
Series: Flow Dental CE Credits: 0
Presenter: Mr. Jeff Price Release Date: 5/28/20

Episode: The Dentist’s Role in Research
View All Episodes from: Bisco Dental Podcast Series
Series: Bisco CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Mark Cannon Release Date: 5/27/20

Episode: The Rise of Calcium-Releasing Materials
View All Episodes from: Bisco Dental Podcast Series
Series: Bisco CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Mark Cannon Release Date: 5/27/20

Episode: Maintaining Pulpal Vitality
View All Episodes from: Bisco Dental Podcast Series
Series: Bisco CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Mark Cannon Release Date: 5/27/20

Episode: Meet the Thera Family
View All Episodes from: Bisco Dental Podcast Series
Series: Bisco CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Mark Cannon Release Date: 5/27/20

Episode: Saying Yes: How Does Digital Technology Increase Case Acceptance?
View All Episodes from: Air Techniques Dental Podcast Series
Series: Air Techniques CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Josh Wren Release Date: 5/20/20

Product Training 
 

Ivory ReLeaf
Sponsor: Kulzer
Released: 7/1/20
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Ivory ReLeaf is an innovative, hands-free HVE suction device that conveniently connects to existing dental vacuum systems. ReLeaf assists with evacuation, retraction and maintaining a dry field during various dental and hygiene procedures.


Orabloc (2020 Update)
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Released: 5/20/20
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Orabloc® delivers a rapid onset time of one to nine minutes and a reliable duration of up to one hour. It has a 33% longer shelf life, less epinephrine overages than anesthetic made with a terminal sterilization process, and requires less volume than lidocaine anesthetics.


Using Clorox Germicidal Bleach Against SARS-CoV-2
Sponsor: Clorox Healthcare
Released: 5/13/20
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Learn how to dilute and use CloroxPro Clorox Germicidal Bleach when disinfecting for SARS-CoV-2. Experience trustworthy, concentrated germ-killing power, and see why Clorox Germicidal Bleach is used in professional facilities and leading hospitals throughout the world. It’s concentrated for great value, and EPA-registered to kill over 70 organisms.


Evolution of RMGI Cements: FujiCEM Evolve
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 5/4/20
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This tutorial will discuss the evolution of RMGI cements. 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.


The 3s PowerCure System
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Released: 4/17/20
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The 3s PowerCure System is a set of four products that are optimally coordinated to increase your workflow efficiency: Tetric PowerFill which is a sculptable composite and Tetric PowerFlow which is a flowable composite, both of which can be placed in increments up to 4 mm. Adhese Universal is a single-component adhesive and Bluephase PowerCure is a high-power intelligent LED curing light.


Aeras 500 Elite Handpiece
Sponsor: DentalEZ®
Released: 4/10/20
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Enjoy the cutting experience of an electric handpiece with the confidence and safety of air with Aeras 500 Elite by StarDental. The Aeras Elite’s embedded RFID technology lets the handpiece speak for itself, so you always know where they are, what they’re doing, and when they last visited the autoclave.


CLEARFIL Universal Bond Quick
Sponsor: Kuraray Dental
Released: 3/26/20
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CLEARFIL Universal Bond Quick is a single-bottle, fluoride-releasing, universal adhesive with the new original MDP & AMIDE-based chemistry that provides a unique RAPID BOND TECHNOLOGY.


PANAVIA SA Cement Plus
Sponsor: Kuraray Dental
Released: 3/26/20
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PANAVIA™ SA CEMENT Plus Automix is a self-adhesive resin cement that features a dual-cure (light- and/or self-cure) formulation; auto-mix delivery, and is fluoride-releasing. It provides an outstanding level of adhesion to enamel, dentin, metal, lithium disilicate and zirconia. It provides an easier clean-up technique with shorter chair-time that reduces the possibility of damaging the gingiva.


KATANA Cleaner
Sponsor: Kuraray Dental
Released: 3/26/20
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Clean up contamination with MDP technology and improve bond strength when you use KATANA Cleaner. KATANA Cleaner is a universal cleaner with MDP salt and a pH of 4.5 for intra- and extra-oral application.


COVID-19 & Dentistry: Practice and Patient Safety During a Pandemic
Sponsor: Henry Schein Dental
Released: 3/24/20
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Dr. David Reznik, Director of the Oral Health Center of Grady Health System’s Infectious Disease Program, covers what a pandemic is and how it can impact you and your practice; what to do now to address COVID-19 with your staff and patients; how to describe modes of transmission of COVID-19 in the dental setting; and understanding the importance of standard precautions, including use of PPE in dental settings.


Clinical Tips 
 

Dr. Glazer on ACTIVA Presto (04:45)
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
Released: 5/14/20
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Dr. Howard Glazer discusses the properties and biomimicry of ACTIVA™ Presto™.


Dr. Glazer on ACTIVA BioACTIVE-BASE/LINER (04:00)
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
Released: 5/14/20
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Dr. Howard Glazer discusses the bioactive and physical properties of ACTIVA™ BioACTIVE-BASE/LINER.


Dr. Rice on LuxaCrown (04:22)
Sponsor: DMG America
Presenter: Dr. David Rice
Released: 5/5/20
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Dr. David Rice discusses a temporary restoration case using LuxaCrown.


Dr. Maragliano-Muniz on Open and Closed Sandwich Techniques (05:12)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz
Released: 4/16/20
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Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz talks about the differences and indications of both the Open and Closed Sandwich Techniques.


Dr. Maragliano-Muniz on EQUIA Forte HT in SMART technique (02:09)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz
Released: 4/16/20
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Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz discusses a Class I clinical case on the first molar treated with a glass ionomer cement (in this case EQUIA Forte® HT) and Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), otherwise known as the SMART (Silver Modified Atraumatic Restorative Treatment) technique.


Dr. Brady on GC FujiCEM Evolve (04:13)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Lee Ann Brady
Released: 4/7/20
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Dr. Lee Ann Brady discusses the benefits of using glass ionomers in traditional cementation, in particular GC FujiCEM® Evolve.
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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.


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