Upcoming Live Webinar Schedule - Earn Interactive CEU
The dental hygiene diagnosis is a critical part of providing optimum treatment planning and care for the dental patient. The updated AAP Classification System created in 2017 represents a multi-dimensional staging and grading framework for periodontitis and peri-implant disease. This CE webinar will examine the evolution of the updated system including the concepts of staging and grading to classify each periodontal patient. Determining a patient’s likelihood to predictably respond to therapy is a unique feature of the new classification system and allows for individualized treatment plan development. The CE webinar will also highlight the need and value of collaboration amongst dental and medical professionals. Finally, and perhaps most importantly, the importance of team calibration when incorporating the system into office protocols will be discussed.
As our indirect restorative material have shifted from Porcelain Fused to Metal to more Ceramics and Zirconia, so must our thought processes as we prepare, impression(scan) and cement these restorations. In this CE webinar, join us as we delineate concise protocols for current indirect restorative dentistry and create a clear recipe for success.
When you come to work, you should expect to be able to do your work in a safe environment, free from the risk of infection transmission. In order to stay safe, it’s important that you and your facility follow infection prevention regulations and best practices. In the first CE webinar of this two-part series on infection control presented by Dr. Karson Carpenter, participants will learn about:
• Cross contamination risks in dentistry and the role of surfaces in infection transmission
• Key infection control guidelines, rules and regulations
• Infection control Principles and Strategies
• Actions to stay healthy: standard precautions, vaccinations, personal protective equipment, hand hygiene
Water quality affects nearly every function of modern dental offices, and can improve - or inhibit - dental staff and equipment’s efficiency and effectiveness. In fact, poor water quality can damage dental equipment and have undesirable effects on staff and patients. This CE webinar will guide your understanding on how using the right water can help to improve patient care, staff productivity and practice profitability, while also protecting the investments made in your equipment and appliances.
This CE webinar is designed to acquaint the audience with biomimicry and bioactivity in dental materials, in addition to how and when they should be used in the treatment of tooth decay, as well as in other aspects of dental treatment.
Dental Labs often report that a significant percentage of impression they receive are missing some critical information or detail. Dental impressions can be one of the most difficult portions of the crown and bridge procedure. This CE webinar will discuss some simple techniques that can improve all clinician's performance immediately. The CE webinar will also examine the benefits to using a new VPS material that has been engineered to optimize both working time and improve setting time.
Laboratory materials are changing faster than ever. Have you asked you laboratory recently what type of Zirconia or Lithium Dislicate they are using? In this CE webinar, join us as we learn how to ask of your laboratory the proper questions so you will know how to handle each of these materials appropriately. By the conclusion of the webinar the attendee will have a clear concise recipe how to select the proper indirect material and how to optimally cement them for long term success.
In this CE webinar, join us as we give a concise recipe to simplify everyday crown and bridge. From preparations, to cementation, and everything in between we will offer solutions to conquer every day difficulties.
Are revenues starting to level out compared to bank deposits last year? You may not know exactly where the shortcomings are, but making an effort to find out is the first step. Learn where the most common revenue opportunities can be found and increase your income starting today!
It’s more than screening for oral abnormalities and providing dental care to patients diagnosed with oral cancer. Cancer of any type affects most of us, if not personally, then a friend, family member, or patient that visits your office. This CE webinar covers oral concerns of oncology patients and their caregivers, products to aid in treatment of those oral concerns, and how the cancer diagnosis affects treatment considerations in your chair.
Radiographs and explorers have been used for many years to aid in the diagnostics of caries; however, we know that new methodologies do exist that can help us to achieve an enhanced level of diagnostics in respect to certain types of decay. This CE webinar will take a detailed look at the world of near-infrared transillumination and how a simple handheld technology can be utilized on pediatric through adult patients to diagnose the presence and specific location of caries and fractures—even in their earliest stages.
How many new patients are lost every month because your business employees are handling new patient calls as routine inquiries rather than potential sales opportunities? If ever there were a perfect occasion to sell the practice and the services offered, it’s when the prospective new patient calls your office. They are interested, ready, and willing to learn more. Learn how to prevent practice growth from tripping over your frontline.
When a clinician struggles with the laboratory or the fit of a final restoration, the answer can often be found at the prep appointment. The integrity of our final restoration is often related to the quality of the impression that we make at the preparation appointment. This CE webinar will provide you with some clinical tips that will help you insure that you have quality that is consistent and predictable.
In the second CE webinar of this two-part series on infection control presented by Dr. Karson Carpenter, participants will learn about:
• Infection Risks and Actions to Stay Healthy
• Cleaning, disinfection and sterilization; what do they mean and why do we practice them?
• Sterilizing dental instruments
• Environmental surface disinfection: products and surface compatibility
• Cleaning and disinfection best practices