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This Week Prevent Abuse and Neglect Through Dental Awareness (Mid-Atlantic P.A.N.D.A.) - Part 2: Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse and Neglect, and Human Trafficking
Presenter: Sheryl Syme, RDH, MS
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Mon  3/30/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  3/30/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is designed to educate dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and others about the problems of child abuse and neglect, bullying, intimate partner violence, elder abuse and neglect, and human trafficking. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week 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 )


This Week COVID-19 and the Dental Practice
Presenter: Eve Cuny
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  4/2/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  4/2/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will provide an overview of the COVID-19 virus with an emphasis on precautions to take in a dental health care setting. Discussion will include a refresher of standard precautions, an explanation of transmission-based precautions, and how a tiered approach to infection control can be implemented to address pathogens transmitted by the airborne or droplet route. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Update on COVID-19 and Infection Control
Presenter: Dr. Fiona Collins
CE Supporter: Tuttnauer
Mon  4/6/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  4/6/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The current outbreak of COVID-19 has dramatically impacted our lives. After reviewing the latest information on COVID-19 and methods of transmission, this webinar will discuss CDC interim guidelines and ADA recommendations regarding dental treatment. Against this background, we will also review personal protective equipment, the management of contaminated surfaces and instruments/devices, best practices for sterility assurance, and address frequently asked questions. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Are Broken Appointments Holding You Back?
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Tue  4/7/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  4/7/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Many patients don’t think twice about calling your practice to cancel their appointment a mere few hours before they’re supposed to be in the chair. They don’t understand what that does to your day or how putting off care can negatively impact their oral health – but of course you do. Learn steps you can take to significantly reduce broken appointments in your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Simplifying Adhesion and the Placement of Direct Composite Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Wed  4/8/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  4/8/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this information filled CE webinar, Dr. Lowe will discuss and demonstrate techniques to simplify the adhesion process and placement of direct composite restorations. Traditionally the steps required to create optimal adhesion are numerous and very technique sensitive. Also, composite placement using layering techniques can be tedious and time consuming, yet still yield inconsistent results. Learn how material science has helped to decrease the difficulty of creating clinically excellent composite restorations by saving chair time and increasing consistency in the placement of these “bread and butter” dental restorations. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Three Dimensional Imaging and Three Dimensional Endodontics
Presenter: Dr. Ali Nasseh
CE Supporter: J. MORITA USA
Thu  4/9/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  4/9/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Nasseh discusses the applications of 3D imaging in endodontic care and its diagnostic and treatment planning aid during clinical care. Should you get a microscope or a CBCT machine? Is 3D Imaging helpful or a mere adjunct? When is CBCT analysis helpful or necessary? ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Responsible Radiation: Separating Fact from Fiction
Presenter: Dr. Peter Green
CE Supporter: Planmeca
Mon  4/13/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  4/13/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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When it comes to your patients, are you truly practicing good radiation hygiene and how do you know? Get the facts from a board-certified radiologist and understand the truth about risks and benefits of dental x-rays. In this CE webinar, you’ll learn how to make educated decisions that are in the best interest of your patients and provide you with the appropriate diagnostic information. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Restorative Decision Tree - What Products, When, and Why
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder
CE Supporter: GC America
Thu  4/16/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  4/16/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Let’s face it there are lots of products to use when it comes to direct restorations. Every year there are new ones or improved ones. It can become quite confusing and overwhelming. With all of the different types of direct materials what benefits could each offer in different situations? In this CE webinar, join me for a discussion on traditional fillings with direct resin, flowables, injectables, glass ionomers, resin modified glass ionomers, bioactives, and more. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Orthodontics: Early Treatment and When to Refer
Presenter: Dr. Jay Burton
CE Supporter: Planmeca
Mon  4/20/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  4/20/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Have you ever wondered why the American Association of Orthodontists recommends that Orthodontists begin seeing patients at age seven? Some say seven is too early and that you should wait until all the second molars are erupted before referring. In this CE webinar, find out why the wait and see mindset may cause more problems and ultimately cost more money than referring young patients early. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






Coping with Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Presenter: Dr. John Molinari
CE Supporter: Dental Advisor
Release Date: 3/25/20
Expiration Date: 3/25/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Dr. John Molinari will be presenting sound science and discussing good infection control practices in light of the current COVID-19 health crisis. This webinar will be live and Q/A will be available. If you would like to submit your question prior to the live event, please do so at connect@dentaladvisor.com. Special thanks to VOCO, KaVo Kerr, COLTENE/SciCan and Ansell for sponsoring this important CE webinar by Dr. Molinari on COVID-19.







Prevent Abuse and Neglect Through Dental Awareness (Mid-Atlantic P.A.N.D.A.) - Part 1: Child Abuse and Neglect
Presenter: Sheryl Syme, RDH, MS
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 3/25/20
Expiration Date: 3/25/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is designed to educate dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and others about the problems of child abuse and neglect, bullying, intimate partner violence, elder abuse and neglect, and human trafficking.







Current State-of-the-Art in Universal Adhesives
Presenter: Dr. Rolando Nunez
CE Supporter: Bisco
Release Date: 3/19/20
Expiration Date: 3/19/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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.







The Provisional is the Problem!
Presenter: Dr. Joshua Austin
CE Supporter: Pulpdent
Release Date: 3/18/20
Expiration Date: 3/18/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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







COVID-19 and other Respiratory Viruses: What Every Dental Practice Needs to Know
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Halyard Dental
Release Date: 3/17/20
Expiration Date: 3/17/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The COVID-19 virus is spreading quickly in the U.S., a national emergency has been declared, but what does that mean for dental practices? Are additional precautions needed, and if so what type? What should practices do if there are shortages of personal protective equipment? What do employers do if an employee is infected and/or quarantined on suspicion of exposure? This webinar will answer those questions and many more, based on OSHA regulations, CDC and WHO guidelines. In this CE webinar, participants will learn how to access local and state health organizations for information updates and how to communicate with patients to reassure them about the safety of receiving dental care.







Raise Case Acceptance and Boost Practice Revenue with New Clinical Options
Presenter: Dr. David Rice
CE Supporter: DMG America
Release Date: 3/12/20
Expiration Date: 3/12/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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.







Cracking the Sterilization Packaging Code
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Release Date: 3/11/20
Expiration Date: 3/11/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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







CAD/CAM Resin-Ceramic Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Mark Kleive
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 3/10/20
Expiration Date: 3/10/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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.







The Intersection of Esthetics, Ease and Biocompatibilty: Presenting Omni-chromatic, Single-shade, nano-Ormocer Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 3/6/20
Expiration Date: 3/6/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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.







Validation in Instrument Reprocessing: Because "Partially Sterile" is NOT an Option
Presenter: Dr. Marie Fluent
CE Supporter: SciCan
Release Date: 3/6/20
Expiration Date: 3/6/23
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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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.


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: Coronavirus and your Dental Practice - How do I keep my staff and patients safe?
View All Episodes from: Clorox Healthcare Dental Podcast Series
Series: Clorox Healthcare CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Karson Carpenter Release Date: 3/27/20

Episode: Making a Difference in a Time of Crisis
View All Episodes from: Planmeca Dental Podcast Series
Series: Planmeca CE Credits: 0
Presenter: Dr. Alvaro Ordonez Release Date: 3/24/20

Episode: How to Boost Your Case Acceptance Tomorrow
View All Episodes from: DMG America Dental Podcast Series
Series: DMG America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. David Rice Release Date: 3/24/20

Episode: COVID-19: Healthcare Facilities can Be Mindful & Proactive
View All Episodes from: Crosstex International Dental Podcast Series
Series: Crosstex CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM Release Date: 3/17/20

Episode: COVID-19: National Health Emergency with a Don’t Panic...Plan Approach
View All Episodes from: Crosstex International Dental Podcast Series
Series: Crosstex CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM Release Date: 3/17/20

Episode: Nano-ORMOCERS: Revolutionary New Direct Restorative
View All Episodes from: VOCO Dental Podcast Series
Series: VOCO America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn Release Date: 3/5/20

Episode: Fluoride Varnish: A Must Have in Your Prevention Tool Kit
View All Episodes from: VOCO Dental Podcast Series
Series: VOCO America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn Release Date: 3/5/20

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 Hybrids: 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

Product Training 
 

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.


Regennex Bioactive Universal Bond
Sponsor: Vista Dental
Released: 3/17/20
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This single bottle universal adhesive incorporates Bioactive materials directly into the adhesive layer, depositing biologically charged ions where it counts! Unlike conventional restorative materials, which may not provide the ionic release required for productive outcomes, Regennex Universal Bond employs Bioglass as its active ingredient.


Glass Hybrids: The Next Generation
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 3/16/20
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All of GC's restoratives are designed to restore the teeth in a durable and aesthetically pleasing way. Each product class features optimized properties to match the intended use. The innovative glass hybrid materials from GC constitute a fluoride releasing, bulk fill restorative system that can be used for multiple indications including stress-bearing situations.


Biological Indicator Solutions for Sterilizers
Sponsor: Tuttnauer
Released: 3/16/20
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This training video will explain the use of Biological Indicators in your autoclave and the monitoring of the sterilization cycle.


EQUIA Forte HT
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 2/28/20
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EQUIA Forte HT is an innovative long-term bulk fill glass hybrid restorative system. Building on the success of EQUIA Forte, this new product gives you higher translucency, higher fluoride release, better handling and higher compressive strength.


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.


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.


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.


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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