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Event ID : CDS_MEMBERS_CME
Chicago Dental Society Continuing Education
Chicago Dental Society Continuing Education


Special Member Pricing!

The Chicago Dental Society is recognized as the respected leader in scientific meetings because it offers the best in continuing education at the annual Midwinter Meeting and has done so for more than 100 years. Now that tradition of excellence is available to you on the Internet. The online courses available here are the first of many to come. As always, CDS is committed to enhancing the art and science of dentistry.

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Table of ContentsCME Credits
Sleep Apnea1.0
Implants1.0
Dental Microscopes1.0
Esthetics1.0
Pediatric Denistry1.0
Periodontics7.0
Orthodontics6.0
Oral Pathology1.0
Restorative26.0
Cancer Detection1.0
Prosthodontics1.0
Pedodontics1.0
Evidence-Based Dentistry1.0
Cervical Abrasion1.0
Finances5.0
Communications8.0
Pharmacology4.0
Direct Resin Pearls1.0
Tooth Bleaching6.0
Substance Abuse3.0
Practice Transitions0.0
Dental Anesthesia0.0


February 26th, 2011
Sleep Apnea
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants
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Incorporating Dental Sleep Medicine into Your Practice
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : David Schwartz, DDS

  • The nature of obstructive sleep apnea is complicated and involves a thorough understanding of the terminology used daily to be able to communicate with others in the sleep community. This course will discuss terminology, protocols for treatment and follow up as well as general discussion on appliances used to treat obstructive sleep apnea, upper airway resistance and snoring.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2011
Implants
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants
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Therapeutic Misadventures in Implant Dentistry
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Gary Morris, DDS

  • Complications are an occurrence that no one likes to speak about when it comes to implant dentistry. Often they are unrecognized. On occasion, complications lead to the need to re-restore for a patient. This lecture will address common complications and provide solutions, which can be used to correct them.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 25th, 2011
Dental Microscopes
Target Audience : Doctors, Lab Technicians
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The Dental Operating Microscope in General Dentistry
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Glenn DeWeirdt, DDS

  • The utility of the Dental Operating Microscope is not confined to endodontics. This presentation will outline the everyday utilization of the microscope and include images taken directly through the microscope objective lens demonstrating the power of direct magnification to improve treatment outcomes.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 25th, 2011
Esthetics
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants, Lab Technicians
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Perceptions of Beautiful Dentistry
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Jeffrey Bonk, DDS

  • This program will discuss and outline some of the basic concepts of visual perception and the role it plays in restoring beautiful smiles. The participant will learn how to evaluate and integrate the principles of visual perception into their dentistry. Restorative cases will be presented.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 25th, 2011
Pediatric Denistry
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An Evolutionary Approach to Revolutionary Change in Pediatric Dentistry
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Mark Cannon, DDS

  • Nothing remains the same. Pediatric denistry is no different. The use of oral probiotics and prebiotics show great promise for the treatment or pre-treatment of oral pathologies by modifying the oral biofilm. The rationale, research supporting, and the treatment protocol for the use of oral probiotics will be presented.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 27th, 2010
Periodontics
Target Audience : Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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Periodontal Diagnosis is Now Risky Business
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : Tim Donley, DDS, MSD

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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Periodontal Pearls for the General Practice
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Francis Serio, DMD, MS, MBA

  • The relationship between periodontitis and systemic disease will be explored. In addition, concepts of dentistry in the high-tech digital age and the periorestorative interface will be presented. Helpful hints for the generalist to treat patients with periodontitis will be discussed. Participants will be able to interact and have their questions answered.

  • Course objectives include: • Describe the concept of cause-related periodontal disease • Describe the oral health-whole body connection • Describe the relationship between oral chronic inflammation and inflammatory-based systemic disease

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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The Oral Health-Whole Body Connection
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Francis Serio, DMD, MS, MBA

  • This course will cover todayfs thinking on the chronic inflammatory aspects of the periodontal diseases, heart disease, diabetes, and obesity, review antiinflammatory approaches to treatment, and define the relational aspects of one disease to another.

  • Course objectives: • Describe the current concepts of periodontal disease as a chronic inflammatory condition as well as an infectious process • Discuss the chronic inflammatory aspects of heart disease, diabetes, and obesity • Understand the causal, correlational, contributory, and coincidental relationships between chronic oral inflammation and systemic inflammation • Develop anti-inflammatory treatment regimens for patients with chronic periodontal disease

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00




February 27th, 2010
Orthodontics
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants

Objectives :



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When is it Time for Orthodontic Treatment to Begin?
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Robert Manasse, DDS

  • The most visible characteristics of a malocclusion develop or intensify during the transition stage when the permanent incisors replace the deciduos incisors. This presentation will show the rationale for early orthodontic intervention by understanding growth, knowing the contributions of growth and utilizing growth. Case studies and the mechano-therapy used with follow-up care will be presented.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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The Face of Your Patient is Changing
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Neil Warshawsky, DDS, MS, PC

  • The needs patients have morphed as advances in dental technology defy both age and physiological change. Adult orthodontics is on the rise. 3D diagnostic tools are becoming more accepted as a standard of care in orthodontic treatment planning. Using these tools boutique, individualized multidisciplinary treatment plans are becoming a reality. The infancy of orthodontically driven multidisciplinary dental care is here. * ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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Combined Orthodontic and Periodontic Treatment
2 Credit Hours

Speaker(s) : Russell Cecala, DDS, MS , Peter Haupers, Jr., DDS

  • This course will review the effects of orthodontic therapy on periodontal health. It will also review the science and technique behind surgically facilitated orthodontic therapy such as the following: periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics; exposure of unerupted teeth; and the surgical considerations behind placing a temporary anchorage device.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$30.00


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2-Phase Orthodontic Correction of Class III Malocclusions
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : D. Spencer Pope, DDS, MS

  • This lecture will differentiate between skeletal Class III and pseudo-Class III malocclusions, describe the clinical manifestations, and explain the indications for orthodontic treatment. The timing of 2-Phase orthodontic treatment will be discussed within the context of a comprehensive treatment plan, along with the appropriate extra-oral appliances.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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Collaborative Care of the Developing Dentition
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Ralph Robbins, DDS

  • Recognition of a child’s developing dentition in three planes of space is essential for a functional occlusion. Evidence based treatment is the foundation which will be used to discuss a variety of interceptive orthodontic cases and their outcomes.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 27th, 2010
Oral Pathology
Target Audience : Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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Recent Advances in the Detection and Prevention of Oral Cancer
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : Mark W. Lingen, DDS, PhD

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2010
Restorative
Target Audience : Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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Why Did That Porcelain Just Pop?
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : James Fondriest, DDS

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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Full Mouth Smile Reconstruction Simplified
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Paresh Shah, DMD, MS

  • This lecture will provide guidelines on incorporating full mouth treatment into your practice in stages, allowing more of your patients to be able to accept comprehensive care. Attendees will be shown practical concepts on staging treatment to allow for comprehensive work to be done at the patient’s pace and budget. ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00


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Anterior Resin Bonding: Truly the Universal Dental Material
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Fred Peck, DDS

  • The lecture focus is teaching a step-by-step approach to recreating natural dentition with resin. Besides anterior esthetics, composites can be used to create an esthetic preview prior to advanced treatment, test drive treatment scenarios, repair trauma and more. Resin composites are ideal in both young and older patients as a lower cost, more conservative alternative that help dentists stay productive in challenging economic environments.

  • Lecture objectives: • Step-by-step techniques to recreate a natural looking tooth • Multiple uses of composite resins • How to make disappearing restorations

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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The Precision Attachment Case for Natural Teeth and Implants
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Edward Feinberg, DMD

  • The course will demonstrate the truly amazing results that can be achieved with precision attachments. This course will demonstrate how to make a precision attachment case with techniques not being used by mainstream practice. Numerous cases will be presented from a library of over 100,000 slides and digital pictures.

  • Lecture objectives: • Why the Precision Attachment Case is an excellent treatment option • Why Precision Attachment Cases last longer than fixed bridgework cases • Which Precision Attachment Cases will provide the best results • What steps are required to make a precision attachment case • Rationale for the use of Precision Attachment Cases with implants

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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A Cosmetic Smile Design Potpourri
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Fred Peck, DDS

  • In the course, the speaker and attendees will review a systematic approach to accurately analyze a patient’s dental condition, including periodontal, restorative, functional and cosmetic issues. After a proper diagnosis, treatment options become more apparent. Interaction and communication, including new digital solutions with the laboratory is essential and will be reviewed. Core principles of smile design with both macro esthetics and micro esthetics will be covered. Examples presented will include single unit cases, anterior treatments and larger reconstruction cases.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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Digital Dental Impressions: The New Frontier or the New Normal
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Fred Peck, DDS

  • This seminar will review several options in the digital impression arena and how to determine what is right for your office. A variety of cases will be shown, showing that a digital scanner can really be used in 99 percent of restorative cases. The lecture will cover a variety of reconstructive, cosmetic and functional principles that can be applied to your practice on a daily basis.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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A Successful Approach to Saving Non-Restorable Teeth
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Edward Feinberg, DMD

  • Teeth that have periodontal bone loss or decay down to the gingiva are quick to be condemned as unsalvageable and extracted. This course will demonstrate how gnon-restorableh teeth can be saved with clinical examples from a library of more than 100,000 slides and digital pictures. Emphasis will be placed on how to achieve retention on teeth with little or no clinical crowns. Learning objectives are how the ability to retain gnon-restorableh teeth offers treatment options, how to achieve retention on teeth with no clinical crowns and how saving non-restorable teeth can facilitate implant therapy.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2012 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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Restoring Endodontically Treated Teeth
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : John Carl McManama, DDS

  • The long-term success of endodontic treatment is greatly dependent on how well the tooth is restored. This course will address the wide array of options involved in the restoration of endodontically treated teeth in 2012.

  • When is an implant a better option? • Why is the ferrule so important? • A logical comparison of direct and indirect core materials • When is a post really needed? • Glass fiber posts, pros and cons



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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Crown & Bridge 101: Basic Techniques for Indirect Restorations
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : John Carl McManama, DDS

  • The key to achieving predictable indirect restorations is “getting it right the first time.” This includes using the best materials and best techniques. This course will focus on several every-day procedures with suggestions about material selection and technique.

  • Topics include: • A logical comparison of the many different types of crown options • Partial vs. full coverage restorations, inlays, onlay and crowns • The crown lengthening decision • Gingival retraction and tissue management • Final impressions • Veneers, thick and thin



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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Posterior Composites, What Would GV Black Say?
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : John Carl McManama, DDS

  • Amalgam was the most important restorative material of the twentieth century. Has the class II composite resin restoration evolved to the point where it is really ready to replace amalgam?

  • Course topics include: • Diagnosing and treating incipient lesions • Minimally invasive preparations • Deep lesions and pulp capping • A comparison of the best matrix systems and the best adhesive systems for class II restorations • When and how to use flowable resins • Predictable placement and curing techniques



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00




February 26th, 2010
Cancer Detection
Target Audience : Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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The Ability to Save a Life at a Dental Cleaning Visit
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : Barry Freydberg, DDS

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2010
Prosthodontics
Target Audience : Dentists, Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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Complete Denture Occlusion Means Complete Denture Success
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : M. Nader Sharifi, DDS, MS

  • *The principle clinical feature of a successful denture is a proper occlusal scheme. Proper adjustment of denture occlusion is a challenge if you do it once a year or once a week. Dr. Sharifi has developed a simplified protocol for occlusal success. This webinar will teach you the three clinical steps required to idealize the occlusion for a set of dentures.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2010
Pedodontics
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants, Staff

Objectives :

 



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Yikes! There's a Child in the Operatory
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : Douglas Kerr, DMD

  • General dentists are often intimidated by the mere thought of treating children. This intimidation, more often then not, stems from the challenge of behaviorally managing the uncooperative child. This lecture is designed to provide insight on how to manage the behavior of pediatric patients for dentists that desire to treat children.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2010
Evidence-Based Dentistry
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists

Objectives :

 



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What is Evidence in Evidence-Based Dentistry?
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : Elliot Abt, DDS, MS, MSc

  • While the term evidence-based dentistry continues to be a hot topic, some of its basic principles are not clearly understood. This lecture will define evidence-base dentistry and attempt to explain core concepts such as research design, critical appraisal of the dental literature, and barriers to implementing evidence into practice.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 26th, 2010
Cervical Abrasion
Target Audience : Doctors, Hygienists, Assistants, Staff, General

Objectives :

 



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The Mysterious Non-Carious Cervical Lesion
1 Credit hour

Speaker(s) : John Dzakovich, DDS, FAGD

  • In 1907, Dr. W.D. Miller published the results of his research that determined the etiology of non-carious cervical lesions. Because all subsequent attempts to reproduce the non-carious cervical tension failed and the literature reveals only hypothetical opinions, current opinion suggest a multifactional etiology. Dr. Dzakovich did a study to compare the effects of modern day materials on hard tooth structure to those used by Dr. Miller.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




January 13th, 2010
Finances
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The Ultimate- Money in your Pocket
4 Credit hours

Speaker(s) : William Blatchford, DDS

  • Dr. Blatchford will help you see how big picture thinking can move your practice to “wow” service and patient care can produce exceptional dentistry at 45-55 percent overhead You will learn: • How you can be effective and still accept insurance • Hygiene’s biggest and best contribution to numbers • An effective morning huddle • Scheduling in blocks, no kidding • How coaching can make a difference • How team members can increase their paychecks and have more time off with pay

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2009 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$45.00


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Take Your Practice To The Next Level
1 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Hugh F. Doherty, DDS, CFP® CEO

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2010 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




September 10th, 2009
Communications
Target Audience : Dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants
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A Combination of Senior Moments and Know Pain, Know Gain
4 Credit hours

Speaker(s) : Anastasia L. Turchetta, RDH

  • By 2011, nearly 10,000 Americans a day will turn 65. Ms. Turchetta will deliver an enlightening program to prepare you and your staff to overcome many of the challenges associated with treating the elderly and build a better patient relationship.

  • How many of your patients are enduring some degree of pain or discomfort before, during or after a dental appointment? In the second part of her lecture, Ms. Turchetta will tackle the issues of dentin hypersensitivity and dental anxiety. The team-oriented program will introduce pain-free solutions you and your staff can use to foster improved patient care.

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2009 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$45.00


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Passion Centered Life
4 Credit Hours

Speaker(s) : Gary Zelesky

  • When was the last time anyone asked you what you are passionate about? Gary Zalesky believes it is our passion for life that should define our position in life. Mr. Zalesky will deliver a high-energy presentation in which he shares the attributes of what it is to live a passionate life and in the process become more productive and profitable, as well as create a pleasurable work environment. Part 1, MP3 audio only ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2008 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$45.00




September 10th, 2009
Pharmacology
Target Audience : Dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants
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A Potpourri of Dental Pharmacology
4 Credit hours

Speaker(s) : Harold Crossley, DDS, PhD

  • Dr. Crossley will provide the nuts and bolts of practical pharmacology that is useful to the dental practice. Using the top 50 most prescribed drugs as a template, Dr. Crossley will discuss the control of post-operative pain, the drug of choice for orofacial infections, the prophylaxis guidelines for cardiac and/or orthopedic prosthesis patient, the current information on bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis, as well as potentially harmful drug interactions. Dr. Crossley wil also discuss the most commonly abused prescription and street drugs. ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2008 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$45.00




Direct Resin Pearls
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Speaker(s) :

  • Michael J. Morgan, DDS

  • ©Copyright, Chicago Dental Society 2011 All rights reserved. This work is the intellectual property of the author, and permission is granted for this material to be shared for non-commercial educational purposes only. No part may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without expressed written permission. Chicago Dental Society endorses neither speaker content nor products presented within these recordings/programs. Any references by speakers to products, equipment and techniques are the opinions of the speakers.



Presentation Format(s) : SAV
$15.00




February 23rd, 2012
Tooth Bleaching
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White, Whiter and Whitest
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Linda Greenwall

  • This course will discuss the tooth whitening techniques used in dental practice. It will describe the classification of bleaching techniques into three categories in order to assist with predicable treatment planning for the various tooth-whitening programs and discuss how to obtain successful outcomes. How and what to evaluate for new patients requesting bleaching will be discussed as well as the management of bleaching-related sensitivity and further associated problems which may arise. The question of how white is white enough will be discussed as well as issues related to bleachorexia.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00


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Advanced Tooth Whitening and Esthetic Dentistry After Whitening
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Linda Greenwall

  • This course will cover advanced bleaching techniques in detail. These advanced techniques will describe the management of tetracycline discoloration and the bleaching of tetracycline teeth as well as complex bleaching treatment for mottled teeth, fluorosis discoloration, white patches and other white lesions.

  • Course objectives: • Dealing with patients and clinicians expectations of advanced bleaching • When is bleaching contra-indicated? • Comprehensive intra-oral examinations prior to bleaching: what radiography is needed? • To understand advanced bleaching techniques and treatment sequencing • Understand tetracycline discoloration and treatment options including whitening, bonding and veneers



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00




February 23rd, 2012
Substance Abuse
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Drug and Alcohol Addiction in Dentistry
3 Credit Hour

Speaker(s) : Mark Storer, DDS

  • Drug and alcohol abuse are considered to be symptoms of a much greater underlying problem. What causes the chemical transformation in the brain in addiction, and how can this disease be successfully treated? How does the impaired dentist find treatment, and how do staff members confront an impaired dentist? How does the dentist deal with an impaired staff member? This lecture will focus finding answers to the questions.



Presentation Format(s) : MP4
$35.00




Practice Transitions


April 15th, 2013
Dental Anesthesia


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