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Predictably Managing Deep Carious Lesions

The decision of how to effectively manage deep carious lesions can easily feel overwhelming - here are some tips to do so smoothly and predictably.

By Andy Janiga on May 20, 2018

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Better Communication, Cases and Camaraderie With Spear Study Clubs

For these doctors, Spear Study Clubs have been a game-changer when it comes to interdisciplinary communication, case acceptance and patient satisfaction.

By Celina Jimenez on May 18, 2018
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Tooth Extrusion For Implant Site Development: What Your Team Needs To Know
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Tooth Extrusion For Implant Site Development: What Your Team Needs To Know

What do you need to know in order to get your entire interdisciplinary team on the same page about tooth extrusion for implant site development?

| 4 days ago
Spear Faculty Featured On 3 New Dental Podcasts
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Spear Faculty Featured On 3 New Dental Podcasts

Check out the Spear faculty's latest guest appearances on dental podcasts!

| 5 days ago
Correction of Misaligned Teeth with Restorations
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Correction of Misaligned Teeth with Restorations

What are the benefits, limitations and risks associated with correcting misaligned teeth through restorative treatment?

| 6 days ago
23 Tips For Choosing the Best Patient Education Resources
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23 Tips For Choosing the Best Patient Education Resources

Patient education is a critical cog in the dental practice, but with so many options in the marketplace, how do you determine what will be most effective?

| 1 week ago
Why Adhesive On Your Instrument Is Negatively Affecting Your Bond Strength
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Why Adhesive On Your Instrument Is Negatively Affecting Your Bond Strength

Are you struggling with stickiness while placing composites? Make sure this isn't your issue.

| 1 week ago
Connecting Teeth and Implants: Yes, No, Maybe?
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Connecting Teeth and Implants: Yes, No, Maybe?

When do you connect an implant to a tooth? Dr. Frank Spear looks at various clinical cases to find the answers.

| 1 week ago
Contingency, Priority and Risk Protocol For Treatment: Part II
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Contingency, Priority and Risk Protocol For Treatment: Part II

When planning and facilitating treatment, how do you know what to prioritize and what the potential risks are? This article will help you understand.

| 2 weeks ago
Diagnostic Wax-Up Fabrication: Periodontal and Implant Treatment
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Diagnostic Wax-Up Fabrication: Periodontal and Implant Treatment

This article will help you determine when to prescribe a wax-up in cases that necessitate restorative and periodontal or implant procedures.

| 2 weeks ago
How To Help Patients Value Dentistry: One Dentist's Firsthand Experience
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How To Help Patients Value Dentistry: One Dentist's Firsthand Experience

It can be tricky to figure out how to get a patient to fully understand the value of treatment - this story is a great example of how to succeed in that.

| 2 weeks ago
A Step-by-Step Guide to Converting Denture to Interim Hybrid Prosthesis
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A Step-by-Step Guide to Converting Denture to Interim Hybrid Prosthesis

In this comprehensive guide, we walk dentists through the process of constructing an interim dental implant-supported hybrid prosthesis.

| 2 weeks ago
Contingency, Priority and Risk Protocol: Part I
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Contingency, Priority and Risk Protocol: Part I

Complications with implants and prostheses can be more easily avoided and addressed with this methodology in mind.

| 3 weeks ago
Sequencing Soft Tissue Coverage Procedures With Restorative Treatment
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Sequencing Soft Tissue Coverage Procedures With Restorative Treatment

What comes first, grafting or restoring? This article will help you sequence your soft tissue coverage procedures for better outcomes.

| 3 weeks ago