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Today's Webinar Meeting the Challenges of Homecare Through Alternative Means
Presenter: Jamie Collins, RDH-EA
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Tue  11/24/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  11/25/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Mask mouth, hypersensitivity, bleeding gingiva and the list goes on! Much like a fingerprint no two dental patients or their needs are the same. Whether you are treating a child or a more seasoned patient their homecare needs and routines may vary. In the midst of the pandemic oral self-care has changed and patients are delaying dental visits. In turn, dental professionals are faced with the challenge of educating and treating patients who have let oral self-care diminish. This CE webinar will offer an insight into creating customized care plans and motivational techniques to encourage optimal patient homecare. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Don’t Let Burs Spin You Out of Control!
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
CE Supporter: Microcopy
Mon  11/30/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  12/1/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Prepping any tooth at high speeds is both tedious and demanding, but with properly selected burs, control and efficiency can become more dependable. Adding to the practice equation and current challenges of infection control; clinicians are looking more than ever to find safe methods to treat patients while being mindful of their bottom line. This CE webinar's discussion will revolve around selecting the right burs to maximize their cutting performance. Don’t let burs spin your practice out of control! ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Practicing Safely and Profitably in the COVID-19 Era
Presenter: Dr. Karson Carpenter
CE Supporter: Clorox Healthcare
Wed  12/2/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/3/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is designed for the entire dental team and will review best practices for infection control from the CDC, as well as current guidance from OSHA on working safely in your dental office. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


If Your Restoration Doesn’t Shine Like a Diamond, It’s Not Finished!
Presenter: Dr. Jaimee Morgan
CE Supporter: Microcopy
Thu  12/3/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  12/4/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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It has been suggested to either not have your zirconia crowns glazed by your lab or to sandblast the occlusal surface to be able to evaluate the occlusion better at the seating appointment. Once the occlusion has been established, getting a glaze like finish on your zirconia restoration can be challenging. Using the 2 step zirconia polishers will ensure you achieve the glossy finish she seek. Our composite restorations deserve the same respect. Again, using the 2 step composite polishers with the 48L finishing bur will give you exquisite results, without the use of messy polishing pastes.
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Giomer Technology: A Key Component to Restorative Success
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Mon  12/7/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  12/8/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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As we all know, the fluoride ion is a key component and is beneficial to the tooth's health. However, why settle for just one therapeutic ion when bioactive Giomer Technology provides five additional ions that can restore the tooth structure destroyed by decay as well as prevent decay from occurring. In this CE webinar, Dr. Glazer will discuss the concept of bioactive Giomer Technology and why it is important in both the preventive and restorative aspects of dentistry for patients of all ages. He will review the products that feature the propriety Giomer Technology and where these products may be indicated. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Simplified Same-Day Cosmetic Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Lundon Albrecht
CE Supporter: COLTENE
Tue  12/8/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  12/9/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Gone are the days of free-handed bonding; same day veneers are the future. With the increase in social media, patients are looking for ways to improve their smile. Pressed composite veneers provide an affordable, simplified way to satisfy your patients and grow your practice with no lab bill. With a prefabricated nano hybrid composite shell, composite veneers have never been easier. Pre-shaped and pre-polished, pressed composite veneers are stain-resistant, providing the esthetics of a traditional veneer at half the cost. During this CE webinar attendees will learn how to treatment plan, case select, and restore using composite veneers. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Cutting Wedge Technology: In-Depth Look at the Importance of Wedges in Direct Composite Restoration
Presenter: Dr. Matthew Burton
CE Supporter: Young Innovations
Tue  12/8/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Wed  12/9/20    1:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Despite advances in sectional matrix and ring technology, Class II restorations continue to be a hurdle in everyday dentistry. A closer look shows how a forgotten component unlocks the secret for everyday success: the wedge. In this CE webinar, discover how a simple device will forever change your approach to direct restorations, enhance results, and drive profitability and efficiency. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


A New Era in Dentures! But Who Benefits?
Presenter: Dr. Faraj Edher
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Wed  12/9/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/10/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In today’s world of rapid technological advancements, digital dentures are revolutionizing dentistry in many ways. This CE webinar will give an overview of the digital denture workflow, and how anyone can seamlessly transition into that workflow for both complete dentures and full-arch implant cases. We will also discuss how digital technology and digital dentures have modernized communications between the clinician, patient, and laboratory. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Integration of BioActive Materials to Grow Your Practice
Presenter: Dr. Brittany Bergeron
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Thu  12/10/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  12/11/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is designed to give a foundation for implementing bioactive materials in your daily treatment to enhance and grow your dental practice.
The concept of bioactive dental materials is not new. We’ve all heard of them and have probably used bioactive materials at one time or another – but are you telling your patients about the benefits of bioactive materials? Patient education can increase case acceptance and be a large source or referrals to increase practice revenue.
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Dental Aerosols – A Significant Threat in Dentistry?
Presenter: Dr. Martin Koch
CE Supporter: Air Techniques
Fri  12/11/20    2:00 PM ET    11:00 AM PT
Fri  12/11/20    7:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Dental professionals have increased risk of exposure to dental aerosols and droplets. These are caused by the rebound of spray mist on the tooth surface generated by dental instruments (e.g. turbine and powder water jet devices).

In this CE webinar, Dr. Martin Koch will give an insight into the latest research and present initial results of a study that is being conducted. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Mastering Today’s Crown Prep: Practical Tips to Improve Accuracy and Efficiency
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Mon  12/14/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  12/15/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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From prep to seat, indirect restorations continue to anchor dental practices in time, production, and energy. This CE webinar is packed with practical ideas to develop a systematic approach for every indirect procedure. Specific discussion will revolve around how to optimize bur selection, create predictable tissue management, identify digital scanning elements, and prepare the restoration for secure placement. Clinicians will benefit from these techniques to produce fewer adjustments and remakes, answer to any cementation conundrums, and deliver a highly-polished, accurate final restoration while improving the patient experience.
( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Role of Bioceramics in Treatment of the Pediatric and Mature Vital Tooth
Presenter: Dr. Martin Trope
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Tue  12/15/20    5:00 PM ET    2:00 PM PT
Tue  12/15/20    10:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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New materials and technologies enable us now to consider treatments that were previously considered impossible. This CE webinar will cover how bioceramic materials have changed our definition of irreversible pulpitis and their application in vital pulp therapy of immature and mature teeth. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


A COVID-19 Update on Instrument Sterilization
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Halyard Dental
Tue  12/15/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  12/16/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Infection prevention is more important than ever before, for patient safety and for patients to maintain confidence in their dental practice. Although instruments may have been processed in the sterilizer, maintaining the sterility of dental instruments after the packages are removed from the sterilizer is a critical step in patient safety protocols. This process begins with the selection of packaging materials that are optimal for the instrument management system, utilization of process indicators and integrators, placement in the sterilizer, appropriate drying, and storage of instrument packages. This CE webinar will be based on the CDC Guidelines for Dental Health Care Settings, as well as the CDC Guidelines for Sterilization and Disinfection in Health Care Settings. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Orthodontic Fundamentals that Influence Aligner Case Planning
Presenter: Dr. Jorge Perez
CE Supporter: Six Month Smiles
Wed  12/16/20    5:00 PM ET    2:00 PM PT
Wed  12/16/20    10:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Overview of case planning for aligners including 3D analysis, case design, sequencing, and staging. Understand how orthodontic fundamentals influence safe and predictable tooth movement. In this CE webinar, learn how desired movements are sequenced and programed into each aligner stage. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Essential Role of Oral Healthcare Providers in the War on Diabetes
Presenter: Casey Hein, BSDH, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Wed  12/16/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/17/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, please join us as we explore how oral healthcare providers can make a significant difference in identifying patients who have asymptomatic or poorly controlled diabetes, and how glycemic control influences periodontal stability in the reduced periodontium of a patient with diabetes. Addressing diabetes has always been of paramount importance; however, with what we've learned about how diabetes may increase susceptibility to life-threatening viruses such as SARS-CoV-2 and associated complications, there has never been a more critical time for OHPCs to join the fight against diabetes. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Clear Aligner Therapy: Placing & Removing Attachments
Presenter: Dr. Payam Ataii
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Thu  12/17/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  12/18/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Clear aligner therapy has become an increasingly common addition to the orthodontist and the general practitioner. Both adults and children seek orthodontic treatment without traditional wire braces, providing the patient with a more aesthetic and comfortable solution to straightening teeth. Attachments, bonded composite, are used for most of the clear aligner systems. These enhance the aligner retention and allow more complex movements to be performed. Dr. Ataii will explain the benefits of using a composite with bioactive Giomer Technology for clear aligner therapy. He will also discuss the best practices on how to place and remove the attachments/engagers and which products to use for optimal results. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Stimulating the Visual Cortex: Incorporating Visual Aids to Increase Diagnosis and Case Acceptance
Presenter: Dr. Chad Duplantis
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Mon  12/21/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  12/22/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, we will:
• Review the initial exam and learn ways to improve your diagnostic capabilities.
• Discuss what we should be looking for to improve our patient’s overall oral health.
• Learn how photography and technology can improve diagnosis and case acceptance. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Conservative Endodontic Instrumentation Using Reciprocating Motion
Presenter: Dr. Ali Nasseh
CE Supporter: Brasseler USA
Tue  12/22/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  12/23/20    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Nasseh will discuss and demonstrate the difference between conventional rotation motion, reciprocation motion, and the recently developed Optimized Torque Reduction motion for root canal instrumentation by describing a conservative reciprocation approach that allows safe and efficient root canal instrumentation without excessive removal of coronal dentin. In addition, the efficient obturation of the prepared shape using BioCeramics technology will be discussed and demonstrated.
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Restoring Teeth with High Strength Injectable Composite
Presenter: Dr. Robert Marus
CE Supporter: GC America
Tue  1/12/21    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  1/13/21    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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As a result of the latest high strength injectable composite technology, dentists can now quickly, easily, and predictably treat Class V (abfraction), Class l, Class ll and Class Vl lesions with beauty, strength and function beyond patient expectations. Improvements in composite polymerization shrinkage, reduction of internal stress and occlusal wear, have made injectable composite material a great aesthetic option. This CE webinar will demonstrate how to use high strength injectable composite quickly and easily, so that an aesthetic result with a high success rate and predictable outcome can be achieved. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Does Your Instrument Cleaning Process Need Updating in the Covid-19 Environment?
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: BrandMax
Thu  1/21/21    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  1/22/21    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The first step in effective instrument reprocessing for dentistry is the cleaning process. If all debris is not removed from the instruments prior to sterilization, instruments and other items will not be sterile and safe for patient treatment. This CE webinar will look at all aspects of instrument cleaning, from instrument cleaning techniques and devices, to selecting the appropriate equipment and solutions and monitoring equipment for efficacy. CDC guidelines for instrument cleaning will be reviewed, and manufacturer’s instructions for use will be discussed. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Utilizing 3D Printing Technology in General Dentistry
Presenter: Dr. Mark Kleive
CE Supporter: DMG America
Thu  1/28/21    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  1/29/21    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The opportunities for 3D printing, scanning and integration into dental office systems is expanding at an alarming rate. This CE webinar will discuss the practical ways to incorporate 3D technology into the general dental office, and the tremendous potential it has for increasing productivity and profitability. We will explore together the rational, as well as when and how to implement this technology. Topics will include 3D printed study models, surgical guides, in-office aligners and occlusal guards. Particular emphasis will be placed on incorporating a seamless workflow that team members can support. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


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