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Treating the Mandibular Arch in the Deep Bite Patient with Ceramic Brackets
Presenter: Dr. Shane Langley, DMD, MS
CE Supporter: 3M Ortho
Release Date: 4/24/18
Expiration Date: 4/24/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this webinar you will learn a clinical approach to a fully esthetic solution using ceramic brackets while avoiding occlusal interference. Learning Objectives: • Review steps to follow to avoid occlusal interference in cases that have ceramic brackets on upper and lower arches • Discuss approaches to challenging treatment cases using ceramic brackets, including deep bites and open bite








The Oral Cavity Under Acid Attack - The Patient Strikes Back
Presenter: Marc Geissberger, DDS, MA, BS, CPT
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 4/18/18
Expiration Date: 4/18/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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As a dentist, personal trainer, and fitness nutrition specialist, Dr. Geissberger brings a unique perspective to the subjects of caries, diet, and the oral environment. Through this follow-up CE webinar on the effects of an acidic oral environment, Dr. Geissberger will review several conditions commonly found in an acidic oral environment and discuss different strategies patients must employ to alter this devastating condition.








Adhesives - What Makes Them Work
Presenter: Dr. John Burgess
CE Supporter: 3M Dental
Release Date: 4/18/18
Expiration Date: 4/18/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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From 4th generation adhesives to the latest innovations in universal adhesives, Dr. John Burgess will walk you through the evolution, differences and clinical performance.








Treatment Plan More Efficiently and Precisely: Smile Makeovers via Porcelain Veneers and Dental Implants
Presenter: John Heimke, DMD, FAGD, MPH
CE Supporter: Kettenbach
Release Date: 4/12/18
Expiration Date: 4/12/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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John Heimke DMD will discuss state of the art Digital Smile Design concepts for smile makeovers. He will describe in detail from the consult, to planning, and to treatment how high-end smiles are created via porcelain veneers and dental implants.








How To Hire the Best and Fire the Worst
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 4/11/18
Expiration Date: 4/11/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Hiring quality employees is not unlike providing quality dentistry. Dealing with problem employees is why most dentists do their best to avoid it. Both require a plan, use of the right tools and a methodical process. Learn how to improve your human resource skills.








Addressing the Silent Oral-Systemic Health Epidemic in America
Presenter: Dr. Jonathan Levine
CE Supporter: GLO Science
Release Date: 4/4/18
Expiration Date: 4/4/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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It is well understood that half of American adults have periodontal disease and that number rises to over 70% in the elder population. This information, combined with the fact that only 12% of people floss regularly, suggests that current strategies to control gingival inflammation have not been effective at a population level and renewed efforts are necessary. In this CE webinar, Dr. Jonathan B. Levine presents the facts, the science and current status on the silent epidemic of oral-systemic health.








Easily Achievable Life-Like Composite Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Simona Cuevas
CE Supporter: Kerr Restorative
Release Date: 4/3/18
Expiration Date: 4/3/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The goal of this CE webinar is obtaining undetectable anterior and posterior composite restorations with ease, while bonding them with predictable confidence.








Supercharge Your Aligner Results
Presenter: Dr. Ivan Malagon
CE Supporter: OrthoAccel®
Release Date: 3/23/18
Expiration Date: 3/23/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Patient and industry demands are continually pushing the evolution of orthodontics with the use of aligner therapy. With new advancements in acceleration, orthodontists are now able to provide excellent aesthetic and functional results that are more predictable, reproducible and lasting. In this webinar, Dr. Malagon will show several aligner cases using AcceleDent, which delivers vibrational forces that help ensure optimal points of contact with the teeth and the aligner. This maximizes the aligner force expression, thus achieving more predictable results. Dr. Malagon shows how using AcceleDent helps create a more favorable biological response for predictable and lasting tooth movement, ultimately supercharging his aligner results.








Hygiene Empowerment: Value, Profitability, and Security for Your Hygiene Team
Presenter: Roberta Torquato-Weber, RDH
CE Supporter: GLO Science
Release Date: 3/22/18
Expiration Date: 3/22/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Tired of having cancellations? Afraid of having your work week shortened due to no shows? This CE webinar will help you enhance your value to the practice despite the inevitable cancellations. You will learn new techniques to increase hygiene revenue, expand your quality time with a patient, and better manage patient schedules.








Protect Your Practice Against Infection Part 1: Clean Hands, Healthy Staff, Healthy Patients
Presenter: Dr. Karson Carpenter, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Clorox Healthcare
Release Date: 3/21/18
Expiration Date: 3/21/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Infections and outbreaks affect your staff and patients and can harm your practice’s bottom line and reputation. Consequently, it is important to develop a robust infection control plan and follow regulations. In the first segment of a two-part CE webinar series on infection control best practices in the dental office presented by Dr. Karson Carpenter, participants will learn about: • Cross contamination risks in dentistry and the costs associated with infections and outbreaks • Key guidelines, rules and regulations relating to infection control • Strategies to prevent and control infection in dental settings • The importance of hand hygiene








Simplified Treatment of the Anterior Fractured Tooth
Presenter: Dr. Robert Marus
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 3/20/18
Expiration Date: 3/20/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Today's restorative dentists need to enhance their cosmetic skills in order to achieve growth and profitability in their practices. This CE webinar will demonstrate a simplified method of restoring the fractured maxillary anterior central incisor with composite resin.








Don't Go Postal Over Post and Cores
Presenter: Dr. Foroud Hakim
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 3/15/18
Expiration Date: 3/15/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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There is no question that material advancements have ushered in a new era in post and core technology. Fiber, resins and adhesives have replaced traditional metallic posts variations and the simple luting protocols formerly used in delivery. This CE webinar aims to demystify what is considered the “modern paradigm” in post and core placement.








Should I Bond or Cement and What are the Best Materials to Use
Presenter: Mark Pitel, DMD
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 3/13/18
Expiration Date: 3/13/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Which material is best for each clinical application? Do I need to bond or can I cement? What is the best cement to use for each material or type of restoration? Are there any special handling or preparations that should be used with each material? This CE webinar will cover the important details and try to answer those questions about the new ceramics and their cementation.








“Smart” Dental Sealants: Innovative Technology Updating a Preventive Staple
Presenter: Dr. Mark Latta
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Release Date: 3/9/18
Expiration Date: 3/9/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dental sealants are a staple for caries prevention but little has been done to update or upgrade their physical characteristics. In addition, they often appear to be deceptively simple to use and place. In reality, many of the complex bonding parameters influencing direct composite resin restorations affect the retention and longevity of pit and fissure dental sealants. This CE webinar will review evidence of dental sealant use and describe the critical parameters for long-term sealant retention. A newly developed technology will also be described as a novel and effective platform for promoting sustained enamel remineralization from a pit and fissure dental resin based dental sealant.








Protect the Pulp Using Bioactive Materials
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
CE Supporter: Septodont
Release Date: 3/8/18
Expiration Date: 3/8/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, the student will learn: • The indications and contraindications for vital pulp therapy • What materials bioactive materials are available for pulp capping • What does the research tell us about pulp capping success








Principles to Create Quality Aesthetic Indirect Restorations
Presenter: Michael Miyasaki, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Clinician's Choice
Release Date: 3/7/18
Expiration Date: 3/7/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Packed with dozens of ideas, this CE webinar will cover the process of providing indirect restorations from beginning to end and is sure to provide many pearls to make your clinical life easier and more enjoyable. See the principles that will allow you to do a better single-unit posterior crown or multiple aesthetic restorations.








Increased Productivity in the Hygiene Department
Presenter: Dr. Mary Sue Stonisch
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Release Date: 3/7/18
Expiration Date: 3/7/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The following 1 hour CE webinar focuses on key diagnostic principles to effectively diagnose periodontal disease. With this information, you and your hygiene team will be able to create an enhanced periodontal therapy protocol. This will be a winning move for your patients and your practice. You may wish to invite all team members to join this event! We will discuss the history of anesthesia, risks/benefits, available alternatives to today's anesthetic options and the science behind pain. In addition, to decrease your hygienist's phobia to getting their patients' numb, we will discuss a new needle-less option that is available. This CE webinar is sure to inspire you and your hygiene team! Join us.








Vital Tooth Whitening: Basics and Beyond
Presenter: Linda Blackiston and Samantha Wendell
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 3/2/18
Expiration Date: 3/2/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar begins with a brief review of the evolution of whitening. The fundamentals of shade assessments and whitening product recommendations will be discussed. Understanding and implementing the process of proper stain diagnosis is essential. This contributes to greater patient satisfaction and more realistic whitening predictions. As the CE webinar concludes, students gain insight on techniques that prepare a patient for a successful whitening treatment.








5 Secrets to Retentive and Efficient Crown Preps
Presenter: Dr. Lori Trost
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Release Date: 2/21/18
Expiration Date: 2/21/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Prepping a crown with a bur spinning near 400,000 RPMs can be rather daunting. But do we as dentists really understand how to properly use and benefit from the burs we select? This CE webinar will offer a straightforward approach to preparing teeth that is predictable while maximizing the cost effectiveness of diamond burs. Current ceramic restorative materials and their distinctions will also be reviewed.








2018 Award Winning Products and Clinical Problem Solvers
Presenter: Dr. Sabiha Bunek
CE Supporter: Dental Advisor
Release Date: 2/14/18
Expiration Date: 2/14/21
CE Credits: 2 CEU (Self-Study)
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It is 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.








Dentistry 2030
Presenter: Dr. Joe Oxman
CE Supporter: 3M Dental
Release Date: 2/13/18
Expiration Date: 2/13/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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What will dentistry look like in 10-15 years? The rapid advances of several disruptive technologies such as the mobile internet, the internet of things, genomics, nanotechnology, 3D printing and robotics are changing the world. How will these and other technologies impact the world of dentistry. This CE webinar will look into the crystal ball and provide some insights and predictive future megatrends.








Smoking Out the Real Truth: Vaping and Marijuana Exposed
Presenter: Edie Gibson, RDH, MS, PhDc
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Release Date: 2/9/18
Expiration Date: 2/9/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Nicotine and marijuana are addictive substances. With marijuana now legal in many states, and vaping becoming more popular every day, a whole new set of issues for health care providers is evolving. This CE webinar will uncover the mysteries of these addictive drugs and expose the reality hidden by the “smoke and mirrors”.








Direct Resin Update: Still Having Sensitivity Issues?
Presenter: Mike Malone, DDS, FAGD, AAACD
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 2/8/18
Expiration Date: 2/8/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Resin-based composite materials have dominated both anterior and posterior restorations for the entire careers of most dentists. Materials and techniques for placing resin restorations have changed significantly over the years. Many dentists report that they are still having issues with post-op sensitivity, poor or unpredictable contacts, polishing techniques, and other problems. This CE webinar will review advancements in the materials and techniques that will give predictable results with direct resin restorations.








Not Having A Treatment Coordinator Could Be Hurting Your Practice
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 2/8/18
Expiration Date: 2/8/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Getting patients to say “yes” to treatment is no easy task. Learn how to achieve “consistency” of the presentation process and achieve success.








Dr. Ataii’s 5 Steps to Increasing Clear Aligner Treatments
Presenter: Dr. Payam Ataii
CE Supporter: Shofu Dental
Release Date: 2/7/18
Expiration Date: 2/7/21
CE Credits: 0 CEU (Self-Study)
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This class will provide excellent clinical information, however, it is not for CE credit. Join Dr. Payam Ataii as he shares effective pearls increasing treatment conversion with clear aligners using the Invisalign. During the webinar participants will learn chairside tracking tips as well as clear aligner parameters and case selection. Participants will also learn how to incorporate back office team members in the orthodontic clear aligner treatment process and patient conversion. Combo treatments with orthodontics will also be reviewed with important considerations for GPs looking to expand into clear aligner orthodontics.








New Advancements in Recaldent Technology
Presenter: Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, D.M.D.
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 2/1/18
Expiration Date: 2/1/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Older formulations of pastes containing Recaldent required the “extra step” of application after routine oral hygiene practices. A new brush-on variation of this paste is now available; the extra step of application is eliminated and this toothpaste has additional benefits and indications. This technology is beneficial to a wide variety and some very specific patient populations- some may surprise you! In this CE webinar, don't miss out on learning about this new, innovative and highly beneficial technology!








Bioactivity and “Sealing the Gaps” with Crown and Bridge Cements
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: Doxa Dental
Release Date: 1/31/18
Expiration Date: 1/31/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this informative CE webinar, Dr. Lowe will discuss how bioactive dental materials are influencing the way we approach the selection of luting agents for cementation of crown and bridge restorations.








Light Curing Complexities! Clinical Simplicity!
Presenter: Dr. Richard Price and Dr. Joe Oxman
CE Supporter: 3M Dental
Release Date: 1/26/18
Expiration Date: 1/26/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In the last few years, several new posterior composites and light curing trends have been introduced that are intended to reduce the number of steps and save time when placing a posterior composite restoration. Bulk curing resin composites are now available that produce less shrinkage stress and can be light cured in up to 5 mm thick increments instead of the customary 2 mm thickness. Also, now that high output LED curing lights are available, this has created an expectation that teeth can be restored using just one large increment of composite in a shorter curing time. However, photo-curing of dental composites is governed by an array of complex interactions such as the light intensity, exposure time, photoinitiator system, initiator/light source spectral overlap, and the collective material optical properties. Consequently, light curing dental materials is not as simple as light on, and light off. This CE webinar will attempt to provide some insights into the complexities of photopolymerization and establish if the recent trend to bulk cure large composites in using short exposure times are realistic expectations, or just dreams that are too good to be true?








Adhesion Strategies for Restoration Longevity
Presenter: Lori Trost and Sam Simos
CE Supporter: SDI
Release Date: 1/23/18
Expiration Date: 1/23/21
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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If current adhesion techniques are confusing, you are not alone! This CE webinar will bring clarity to the products on the market today along with lending a better understanding of how and when they are used. Clinicians should expect to gain insight and develop a strong foundational knowledge of adhesives whether used in a direct restoration placement or an indirect method.


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