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Keep Up With Your Continuing Education Requirements
Date: November 14, 2018
Venue: Tetra Dynamics, 620 6th Street, West Babylon, New York 11704
Course Fee: Complimentary
CE credits: Earn 0.5 credit per 30 min lecture, earn up to 2 credits total if attending all 4 lectures
Lecture #1 7:00pm-7:30pm
Lecture #2 7:30pm-8:00pm
Lecture #3 8:00pm-8:30pm
Lecture #4 8:30pm-9:00pm
Jennifer Healey, 631-888-0700 or online by clicking here: Macstudioevent.Eventbrite.com
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Lecture #1 / 7:00pm-7:30pm / .5 CE
Why Zirconia Crowns Fail & How to Avoid It
A dentist and laboratory perspective on why zirconia crowns fail intraorally and in the laboratory. We will debate the material science of zirconia with a comparison to natural dentition and other leading restorative materials. The best practice of bonding techniques and steps to prepare the crowns will be illustrated. Karsten Klimmek will explain the importance of correct prep design, the possible failures, sandblasting, tinting of zirconia, staining techniques and best techniques to cut off crowns intraorally in case of failures.
Zirconia material science, wear on opposing dentin, finishing methods extra and intraorally / Best methods of bonding and cementing. Errors during manufacturing and how to avoid them / Errors during bonding and how to avoid them. Preparation design for best outcome of material strength
Lecture #2 / 7:30pm-8:00pm / .5 CE
6 Easy Steps to Case Acceptance
Case Acceptance is the lifeblood of a restorative practice. Getting more patients to want what we know they need is critical to success. Mark Murphy will provide an entertaining program full of useful tips and ideas that you can use right away. By utilizing excellent communication skills and scripts.
Choose behaviors and communications that support better patient education and choice / Develop a more co-discovery, curiosity inducing new patient examination experience
Lecture #3 / 8:00pm-8:30pm / .5 CE
The Most Important Number You are not Tracking!
The hygiene arena is the key catalyst for practice health, maintenance and growth. By retaining more of our existing clients and motivating them towards optimal care, we help them have better dental health and create a successful overall practice model. Mark Murphy will demonstrate the key performance indicator that support the development of a supercharged dental hygiene retention program for your practice.
Understand the Key Performance Indicators for patient retention / Calculate the impact of improved performance / Identify the key behaviors that drive hygiene.
Lecture #4 / 8:30pm-9:00pm / .5 CE
30-Minute Airway Occlusion Update
This current evidence-based review of examination, diagnosis, airway and treatment will emphasize how to evaluate and apply risk assessment and easily communicate with your patients. It will help you stay current with the American Academy of Prosthodontics guidelines and ADA resolutions. Mark Murphy will explore the basic screening for the role of occlusion and airway in treatment planning. The focus will be on developing risk assessment skills that you can use right away in restoring your patients.
Help the participant develop a risk assessment protocol regarding occlusion in restorative care / Strengthen the participants understanding of current treatment protocol / Provide a splint therapy matrix for decision making.
Presenters: Karsten Klimmek, MDT, LVIFT, AACDA and Mark Murphy, DDS, FAGD
*Cancellation Policy: Due to limited seating, we request that you cancel at least 24 hours before scheduled class(es). Please contact Jennifer Healy at 631.888.0700
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