Methods for the identification, screening, and differential diagnoses of oral pathologies and the detection of oral abnormalities.
1 CEU • COST: $0 • Expires December 31, 2020
A determination of joint/occlusal status using these systems will enable dentists to decide which patients are safe to treat immediately and which will require additional therapy.
2 CEU • COST: $16 • Expires January 31, 2018
The author suggests three techniques to create restorations that demonstrate ideal occlusion using CAD/CAM software to ensure long-term stability and esthetics.
2 CEU • COST: $16 • Expires February 28, 2018
When managed correctly, a socket preservation graft provides the hard- and soft-tissue architecture needed for more predictable and successful prosthetic outcomes.
2 CEU • COST: $16 • Expires June 30, 2019
What Every Dentist Needs to Know About Prescribing Opioids
William McGlashan, DDS shares his experience with the opioid crisis and described steps practitioners can take to ensure patient safety when prescribing opioid drugs.
Shining the Light on Laser Safety
Jan LeBeau, RDH, reviews 4 Steps to Keep your Practice Compliant while embracing laser technologies
Symmetry and Function: The Best of Both Worlds
Dhaval Patel, DDS discusses best practices for achieving symmetry and function when restoring a central incisor with a veneer
Esthetic Outcome and Time Saving: The Best of Both Worlds
Dhaval Patel, DDS shares an alternative process that can save time and generate optimal outcomes when completing same-day anterior restorations with CAD/CAM technology
Dental Sedation and Anesthesia: Adverse Events and Recommended Protocol
John R. Ayre Jr., DDS describes the incidence of dental anesthesia-related deaths in the US, response at the state level, and steps clinicians can take to maximize patient safety
Screen and Hygiene: A 21st Century Approach to Shining the Light on Oral Cancer
Cynthia Blendermann Perone, DDS highlights tools and best practices for the early detection of oral cancer to ensure optimal patient outcomes.
Lithium Disilicate: Translucency Matters for Posterior Restorations
Dhaval Patel, DDS shares a case study to demonstrate the properties of IPS e.max lithium disilicate material that help create functional and esthetic restorations.
Restoratively Driven Implant Dentistry
David King, DDS shares methods and considerations of general practice dentists placing implants due to the growing demand