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Who Chooses the Implant Abutment: The Dentist or the Technician?

Should the clinician or the technician choose the implant abutment? We look at a case example to discover the answer.

By Greggory Kinzer on April 25, 2016

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New Spear Online Course: Being an Effective Oral Health Coach for your Patients

In our newest course, we discuss a more successful method for getting dental patients to make better oral health choices.

By Benjamin Rojek on April 28, 2016
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Why Dental Patients Say No
By Imtiaz Manji on April 27, 2016
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5 Keys for Early Palatal Expansion
By Donna Stenberg on April 27, 2016

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Spear Releases Two Peri-Implantitis Patient Education Videos

Learn more about our latest Patient Education videos on peri-implantitis.

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Why Dental Patients Say No

We conducted research into what stops a patient from accepting treatment and created a tool to help dentists show them why they should say, 'Yes.'

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5 Keys for Early Palatal Expansion

We discuss 5 key reasons for early expansion, giving additional support for early application of this beneficial...

| 2 days ago
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Loading Protocols for Dental Implants

Shortened treatment times have many benefits for dental implant patients; however, dentists must understand the factors that may influence just how soon...

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Spear Releases 'Missing Maxillary Anteriors' Study Club Module

In Spear's newest Study Club module, we discuss three different ways in which to replace multiple missing teeth in the esthetic zone.

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How to Lead a Complex Interdisciplinary Case

Learn how to strengthen and grow not only your patient relationships but your referral relationships through these communication tips.

| 6 days ago
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Understanding and Recognizing Mouth Breathing

How can you explain to your patients the need to breath through the nose, not the mouth? This article offers research-based information to help clinicians...

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Do Patients Need Dental Implants?

In restoration cases, some prefer to maintain the natural teeth while others consider implants right away. Is there a correct answer? We discuss.

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Dentists and Endodontics: The New Paradigm

Why should general dentists learn more about endodontics? We take a look at the research.

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A Formula for Living the Life of Your Dreams

Have you ever thought, 'I'd like to do that; however ...' Here's how you can get past the 'however.'

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Improving Case Acceptance of Root Canal Therapy

Many patients fear root canals without fully understanding the procedure. Through months of research and development, however, Spear discovered the key...

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