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This course explains the importance of Clinical Photography to Doctors, both from a clinical and marketing perspective.
This course covers the steps required to achieve clinical success with crown cementation.
Explore new materials and learn how to cut through the hype and confusion to make the best choices for you and your patient.
Techniques are presented that help take the guesswork out of achieving the best results from your lab and for your patients — whether PFM, all-ceramic or full-cast restorations.
The placement of laboratory-fabricated provisional restorations offers clinicians and patients numerous advantages, both restorative and cosmetic. Clinicians can achieve a higher degree of clinical success when it comes to...
This course covers the materials and procedures required to perform successful atraumatic extraction and simple socket preservation.
This course demonstrates the steps and techniques for digitally guided implant placement.
The participant will understand how to plan the surgical pathways for implant placement and demonstrate how dental implants are a viable option.
Immediate extraction and implant placement yields a variety of advantages, especially when the patient has a pressing need for tooth replacement.
Ridge preservation is vital to prevent the bone loss that occurs after the extraction of a tooth and to prepare a site for implant placement.
The atraumatic extraction technique is a crucial component of the ridge preservation process. By following this technique, the quantity and quality of bone will be preserved, along with the...
The more walls compromised or missing, the greater the need for grafting. When clinicians thoroughly understand how bone healing occurs, treatment of the extraction site can be more predictable...
This course discusses the surgical techniques for the most common types of extraction sockets.
This course covers the clinical steps required to deliver a successful Full-Arch BruxZir Implant Bridge.
This course covers the techniques and materials required to provide your patient with a state of the art esthetic restoration.
Veneers are beneficial for enhancing smiles in multiple clinical situations. There are several considerations affecting preparation choice. In this article, Dr. Anamaria Muresan shares her strategies for utilizing the...
Guided surgery is a valuable technique for the clinician aiming to place dental implants with increased accuracy, better preservation of anatomical structures and other benefits. In this presentation, Dr....
Gain in-depth exposure to the entire clinical workflow for a chairside CAD/CAM restorative process.
The criteria for determining whether a digital impression should be used to produce a restoration in-office or sent to the lab for fabrication are straightforward. By assessing the tooth’s...
Practitioners have several options for treating the edentulous arch, providing a great deal of flexibility in addressing the unique needs of each case. By comprehensively assessing the patient’s chief...
In this course, Dr Siamak Abai goes through the diagnostic and clinical procedures in providing compete upper and lower dentures.
Clinicians must have an understanding of the fundamental differences between teeth and dental implants with respect to occlusal loading forces. Due to biomechanical differences between teeth and implants, care...
Because of the inherent differences between teeth and implants, careful attention must be given to the development and modification of occlusal schemes for single implant prosthetic rehabilitation. The principles...
Occlusion plays a major role in the functional and biological aspects of the full-arch implant-supported prosthesis, and the concept of implant-protected occlusion was developed to minimize the possibility of...
Adherence to the principles differentiating an RP-4 vs. RP-5 implant prosthesis should be followed for optimal long-term function of the removable implant prosthesis. Because patients with removable implant prostheses...
When a facial defect is present at an extraction site, clinicians can place an implant and achieve a predictable outcome by following some straightforward diagnostic and surgical procedures. A...
Immediate implantation offers a predictable means of tooth replacement for many patients who present with an untreatable tooth. By following a set of straightforward guidelines, clinicians can evaluate the...
This course is designed to provide dentists with an introduction to Digital Treatment Planning and Guided Implant Placement. This technology maximizes patient comfort, esthetic and functional outcomes.
This lecture will focus on sleep dentistry with emphasis on how to develop lasting relationships with physicians for practice growth.
This course is designed to provide dentists with insight into the millennial mindset, in order to provide those patients with an optimal clinical experience.
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