Smile Enhancement

Smile Enhancement A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview A great smile radiates joy, excitement, confidence, health and vitality. There are many ways dentists can improve a smile, but each patient’s smile is unique and treatment needs may be different. A successful smile makeover can significantly improve the aesthetics of the smile through ... Read more

Oral Appliances

Oral Appliances A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview Oral appliance therapy to manage obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and snoring is a growing field that incorporates knowledge from both the medical and dental perspectives. Oral appliances are increasingly prescribed as a non-invasive treatment option for selected patients with OSA and those who do ... Read more

Removable Prosthodontics

Removable Prosthodontics A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview The need for removal prostheses is expected to increase with an aging population, especially since tooth replacement with implants may not be appropriate for many due to high cost, anatomical variations or medical reasons. Poor design and fit of removal prostheses results in pain ... Read more

Soft Tissue Management In Restorative Dentistry

Soft Tissue Management In Restorative Dentistry A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview Clinical success in restorative dentistry is based on the execution of several procedures, one of which is soft tissue management. Regardless of direct or indirect procedures, the quality of a restoration is highly dependent on the effectiveness of gingival isolation ... Read more

Digital Dentistry

Digital Dentistry A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview Increased efficiency, novel technologies, new materials, and systematic workflows have significantly increased the applicability of digital dentistry. Digital technology has had a dramatic impact on all disciplines of dentistry, particularly in the fields of prosthodontics and dental surgery. The evolution of digital technologies has ... Read more

Immediate Implant In Clinical Practice

Immediate Implant In Clinical Practice A module of Young Clinician Series Register Lecture Overview Dental implants are an increasingly popular form of tooth replacement. However, until recently, dental implant placement and loading was a long process that many patients and clinicians weren’t willing to undertake, despite the benefits. Naturally, patients found the process frustrating, as ... Read more

Influencing Patients: The Art & Science of Inspiring the ‘Yes’

Influencing Patients: The Art & Science of Inspiring the ‘Yes’ Dontia Alliance Study Club Register Overview Patients make decisions about their dentistry like other life decisions — on emotion. Clinicians should therefore connect the clinical conditions they observe to how the patient feels. The session will share the verbal skills required to inspire patients, so ... Read more

Restoration of Complete and Partial Edentulism

Restoration of Complete and Partial Edentulism Dontia Alliance Study Club Register Overview Over the past decade, many new technologies have come into dentistry. Some of them are highly advantageous for oral rehabilitative treatment and others are not, but treatment planning can be confusing and difficult due to the numerous options available for the numerous clinical ... Read more

Foolproof, Fast Single Crown Procedure

Foolproof, Fast Single Crown Procedure Dontia Alliance Study Club Register Overview Fixed prosthodontics is a major part of general dentistry and the prosthodontic specialty. Most general dentists treat patients with crowns or fixed bridges on almost every clinical day. The clinical procedures should be relatively simple, fast, and predictable.   Scanning and in-office milling are ... Read more

Atraumatic Removal of Teeth – Erupted and Impacted & Easy Third-Molar Extractions

Atraumatic Removal of Teeth - Erupted and Impacted & Easy Third-Molar Extractions Dontia Alliance Study Club Register Overview When tooth removal is indicated, the speed and ease of removal will affect the success of implants, pontics, or removable dentures.   Removing impacted third molars is similar to typical “surgical” extractions — something general dentists do ... Read more