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Available Now:  22 Live Webinars

This Week The Role of the Dental Assistant – Techniques and Technologies that Help Deliver “World Class” Dentistry
Presenter: Ms. Shannon Pace Brinker
CE Supporter: Centrix
Thu  10/25/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  10/25/18    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The ideal chairside dental assistant must be current and knowledgeable in materials science and be proficient in the various step-by-step procedures that are now required to deliver state-of –the art dentistry to the patient. Increase your artistic skill and satisfaction by learning about materials and techniques that can help deliver to the patient the best dentistry has to offer! This is one comprehensive CE webinar that every dentist and dental assistant needs to jointly attend! ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week Save a Life in Less Than 5 Minutes - Advanced Screening Technology for Oral Cancer
Presenter: Maria Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
CE Supporter: Pierrel Pharma
Thu  10/25/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Fri  10/26/18    0:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Oral cancer is the only cancer in the US that has increased in prevalence each of the past eight years. There will be an estimated 51,540 cases in 2018, and due to new risk factors such as human papilloma virus (HPV), the survival rate of oral cancer has remained at about 50%. Join this CE webinar to learn why you should reevaluate the way that you look at oral cancer screening technology in your dental practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Luminary Insights to Sterility Assurance: Top 10 Myths and Realities
Presenter: Ms. Leann Keefer, RDH, MSM
CE Supporter: Crosstex
Mon  10/29/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  10/29/18    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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We surveyed twelve of today’s leading infection control experts to share their top three concerns on compliance and challenges with instrument reprocessing - the result is the Top Ten Top Myths and Realities of Sterility Assurance! A few of the topics to be covered in this CE webinar include:
• Instrument processing technologies delivering greater effectiveness and efficiencies
• Instructions for use
• Written policies and procedures addressing aspects of reprocessing based on current recognizded standards
• Inadequate resources for safety: human resources and IC supplies
• Patient awareness of safety issues ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Make it Fine, Make it Shine: Concepts for Better Preps and Lasting Bling
Presenter: Timothy Bizga, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Microcopy
Tue  10/30/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  10/30/18    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The workmanship of any artist is enhanced by the tools they choose to use. The goal of this CE webinar is to teach practical concepts in efficient posterior prep design while highlighting the select burs and polishers that make it shine. By the end of the webinar, the audience will gain an understanding of proper bur selection as well as clinical tips for better treatment outcomes. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Peri-Implantitis, Implant Maintenance, and the Use of Glycine on Biofilm
Presenter: Heidi DuBois, RDH
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Thu  11/1/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  11/1/18    11:00 PM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will provide clinicians an understanding of risk factors, proper diagnosis and distinguishable traits of peri-mucositis and peri-implantitis. We will compare healthy implants vs. healthy teeth and review the standard protocol for the re-care appointment and basic implant maintenance, including proper periodontal probing. Also addressed will be the use of glycine with a single unit dose product to aid in the prevention of implant disease. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Managing Pain in the Era of the Opioid Crisis
Presenter: Harold Crossley, DDS, MS, PhD
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Mon  11/5/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  11/6/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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For centuries opioids have been used to control pain and suffering, but at what cost to us, our families, and our dental practices? Today we recognize that the quality of the pain as well as the quantity can be better managed with non-opioid medications. This brief CE webinar will define the quality of post-operative dental pain and review the pharmacologic agents best suited to treat that pain. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Achieving Success with Immediate Loading of Dental Implants: From Diagnosis to Execution of the Plan
Presenter: Dr. Scott Ganz
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Tue  11/6/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  11/7/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar offers clinicians the diagnostic tools to make educated decisions about which treatment has the best long term prognosis based on sound, proven protocols. The essential and critical diagnostic foundation starts with a complete and thorough examination, clinical assessment of occlusion, esthetics, and the desires of the patient. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


A More Natural Approach to Oral Health
Presenter: Lancette Van Guilder, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Wed  11/7/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  11/8/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will
• Understand cultural diversity and the role it plays in the dental setting
• Review options for natural oral health products
• Manage discussions around current homeopathic trends
• Review current professional recommendations ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Clinical Advantages in Using Topical Antimicrobial in Everyday Dentistry
Presenter: Sebastiano Andreana, D.D.S., M.S.
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Wed  11/14/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  11/15/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, participants will:
• learn how to use topical antimicrobials in everyday dental practice
• learn about the applications of topical antimicrobials on different clinical scenarios
• be able to recognize the beneficial effects of using topical antimicrobial in situations like prevention of root decay to aiding in soft tissue healing during second stage implant surgery ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Preserving the Alveolar Ridge in a Novel and Simple Predictable Method
Presenter: Veronique Benhamou, BSc, DDS, Cert. Perio
CE Supporter: J Morita
Wed  11/14/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Thu  11/15/18    1:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Preserving and/or augmenting the alveolar bone following an extraction have become a gold standard in the current world of Implantology. A brief review of the wound healing process of extraction sockets, the rationale for alveolar bone preservation and the steps leading to facilitating prosthetic based surgical implant placement will be reviewed, including methods of atraumatic tooth extractions. Many techniques offer excellent results but are surgically demanding and not necessarily cost effective to our patients. A novel, simple and predictable method of ridge preservation will be discussed. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Prevention for Life: Everyone Has a Part to Play
Presenter: Donna Brogan, RDH, BS
CE Supporter: Centrix
Thu  11/15/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  11/16/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Prevention is a team effort: dental hygienists, assistants, office staff and dentists must work together to be most effective. Whatever your role in the office, the goals are the same; happy healthy patients, fulfilled staff and a profitable practice. This CE webinar will provide you the tools to implement effective and profitable caries risk assessment and treatment for every patient in your practice. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Breaking Down Dental Cementation: Tips, Tricks, and Trends for Success
Presenter: Chad Duplantis, DDS, FAGD
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  11/15/18    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  11/16/18    1:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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As dentists, our restorations are only as successful as the “glue” we use to put them in with. This CE webinar is designed to transform the way that you look at cementation and adhesive dentistry, and help you navigate the path to appropriate selection. We’ll walk through time to see what’s out there, why we use it, and when we use it. By the end of this CE webinar, the participant should be well informed of what’s out there and why. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Less Trauma with Tooth Extractions
Presenter: Dr. Todd Engel
CE Supporter: ACTEON
Mon  11/19/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  11/20/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar is an overview for the practitioner who would like to further understand and learn minimally traumatic tooth extraction techniques and alveolar ridge preservation procedures. Participants will learn techniques to preserve the original bone volume during and after the tooth extraction in order to minimize and prevent the necessity for more complex procedures. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Dental Hygienist's Insurance Field Guide
Presenter: Teresa Duncan, MS
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Tue  11/20/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Wed  11/21/18    1:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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What does today's clinician need to know about benefits and reimbursement? If your first instinct is to run screaming, we understand! Our patients are concerned with their benefits - that means we should be as well. The discussion will apply to all office and team sizes. As your practice grows the need for consistent communication becomes paramount. This CE webinar will focus on the most commonly asked questions regarding periodontal care and benefits including D4341 and D4346. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Just a Drop Will Do!
Presenter: Kim Miller, RDH, BSDH
CE Supporter: SDI
Mon  11/26/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  11/27/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Silver Diamine Fluoride! What is it? How does it work? What are the benefits and the precautions? If you are asking yourself these questions, you are not alone. This CE webinar will explore the answers to these questions and along the way, we will uncover ways we can improve the lives of our most vulnerable patients through education, intervention and implementation of Silver Diamine Fluoride. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Health Beyond the Teeth: The Time is Now!
Presenter: Doug Thompson, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: Sunstar
Tue  11/27/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  11/28/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, attendees will learn:
• That salivary or molecular diagnostics can assist in periodontal disease management.
• How inflammation generated from oral conditions associates with the vascular disease process as well as other systemic risks.
• That augmenting, or rebranding, a traditional reparative/restorative dental practice is possible with awareness about how oral health issues contribute to total body wellness.
• How our periodontal therapy teams are on the front lines of this movement. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Don’t Sleep On GIs: How Glass Ionomer Can Benefit Your Patients and Practice
Presenter: Joshua Austin, DDS, MAGD
CE Supporter: GC America
Wed  11/28/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  11/29/18    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:
• Discuss the best applications for glass ionomer in a restorative practice
• Review the advantages of using glass ionomer as a direct restorative material
• Instruct on technique and directions for use of some popular glass ionomer restoratives ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


New Innovations in Navigating Root Canals Using the Latest Apex Locators and Endo Motors
Presenter: Aaron Welk, DMD
CE Supporter: J Morita
Wed  11/28/18    8:15 PM ET    5:15 PM PT
Thu  11/29/18    1:15 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Few areas in dentistry have seen more technological advancements in the past 25 year than in endodontics. Rotary instrumentation and length determination using electronic apex locators are part of this arena. New endo motors with apex locator is one of the latest technological advancements that streamlines chairside efficiency. These cordless handpieces incorporate new technology that help to improve the efficiency and predictability of contemporary root canal procedures. This CE webinar will review these features and strategies to approaching clinical cases while using this new endodontic rotary technology. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Personality Differences….Plus or Problem?
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  12/5/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/6/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Very few dentists would say they entered the field because their number one desire in life was to spend day-after-day talking to people. Even fewer would say they got into the profession because they wanted to be in charge of a dozen staff, or selling cases, or dealing with an unhappy patient now and then. Personality conflicts can metamorphous into all out wars leaving collateral damage. Learn how to maximize your personality strengths and address the weaknesses. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Digital Dentures - Is This Process Right for Me?
Presenter: Dr. Frank Lauciello
CE Supporter: Ivoclar Vivadent
Thu  12/6/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Fri  12/7/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will briefly describe the advantages of digital technology for removable restorations and several workflow options that are currently available. In particular the 'Three Appointment Workflow" will be outlined and suggested as an excellent transition from analog to digital dentures. This workflow mirrors many of the familiar procedures and utilizes digital technology to greatly accelerate and simplify several of the clinical appointments. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Resin Infiltration: A Minimally Invasive Treatment Option for Enamel Caries and Cosmetic Defects
Presenter: Dr. Jeanette MacLean
CE Supporter: DMG America
Wed  12/12/18    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  12/13/18    0:00 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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In this CE webinar, Dr. Jeanette MacLean, an advocate for minimally invasive dentistry, will teach you about resin infiltration. Resin infiltration can arrest incipient carious lesions as well as improve or even completely reverse the appearance of congenital enamel defects and white spot lesions while preserving tooth structure and repairing the patient’s natural enamel. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Commonly Confused and Clinically Misused Restorative Materials
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Thu  12/13/18    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  12/14/18    1:30 AM UTC    Convert to your time zone »
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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When it comes to making material decisions chairside, clinicians, instead of having a number of materials at their disposal for differing clinical situations, often just have one material in each category to fall back on, leaving them with the ‘I use it because I have always used it’ philosophy. Today, in order for materials to work they need to be used properly and in the correct clinical situation. This CE webinar will explore commonly confused and clinically misused classes of materials. It will give the participant a clear understanding of how and when to use the appropriate material. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


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