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Humanitarian Dentistry Amid the Pandemic - the Open Wide Foundation in Guatemala

A Faculty Club member shares his passion for volunteering with other Spear dentists in the development of sustainable community dental clinics in Guatemala.

By Jim Merriman on November 23, 2020

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Some Questions I’ve Been Asked About Occlusion Over the Years

Philadelphia's Dr. Carl Steinberg, a restorative dentist, mentor, and instructor, answers real-life occlusion questions.

By Carl Steinberg on November 20, 2020
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Case Presentation
Replacing Teeth and Tissue Using a Mini Bar
By John Carson on November 18, 2020
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Beyond Restoration
TMJ and Airway: Are We Treating the Same Patient?
By Jim Mckee on November 11, 2020
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Beyond Restoration
The Cost of Laboratory Remakes
By Robert Winter on November 9, 2020
Replacing Teeth and Tissue Using a Mini Bar
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Replacing Teeth and Tissue Using a Mini Bar

Dr. John Carson uses an implant-supported fixed-removable partial denture to successfully treat a patient with six missing maxillary anterior teeth and...

| 5 days ago
Customized Impression Coping for a Single Tooth Implant in a Maxillary Central Incisor
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Customized Impression Coping for a Single Tooth Implant in a Maxillary Central Incisor

Follow this visual essay for steps to fabricate a personalized impression coping to optimize the transfer of the peri-implant soft tissue architecture...

| 1 week ago
New ‘Seattle Protocol’ Airway, TMD Condylar Degeneration Patient Education Videos for Better Outcomes
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New ‘Seattle Protocol’ Airway, TMD Condylar Degeneration Patient Education Videos for Better Outcomes

We've added new videos on the airway Seattle Protocol and TMD condylar degeneration to the library of Patient Education videos on Spear Online.

| 1 week ago
TMJ and Airway: Are We Treating the Same Patient?
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TMJ and Airway: Are We Treating the Same Patient?

Recognizing TMJ and airway issues are integral to a dental practice seeking to offer patients predictable treatment options.

| 1 week ago
The Cost of Laboratory Remakes
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The Cost of Laboratory Remakes

Dr. Robert Winter advises dentists on how to minimize dental lab restoration remakes and adjustments with simple communication habits.

| 2 weeks ago
Download Courses, Study Offline and Empower Your Team with Spear Online Mobile App
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Download Courses, Study Offline and Empower Your Team with Spear Online Mobile App

With the Spear Online mobile app, dentists and their teams can download courses for offline viewing and customize their profile to better track their...

| 2 weeks ago
How to Temporarily Repair a Fractured Implant-Supported Zirconia Prosthesis
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How to Temporarily Repair a Fractured Implant-Supported Zirconia Prosthesis

Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay on how to temporarily repair a fractured implant-supported zirconia prosthesis.

| 2 weeks ago
Surface Disinfection & Operatory Turnover – What Do We Know Now?
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Surface Disinfection & Operatory Turnover – What Do We Know Now?

Infection control in the dental practice is nothing new, but in the age of COVID-19 dentists and their teams have a lot to consider when it comes to surface...

| 3 weeks ago
Engage with Faculty in 2 New Practice Management Seminars
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Engage with Faculty in 2 New Practice Management Seminars

In 'Leading Your Business by the Numbers' and 'Running an Exceptional Business – Managing Musts,' attendees enjoy live interaction with Resident Faculty...

| 3 weeks ago
New Study Club Modules Focus on the Business of Running a Dental Practice
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New Study Club Modules Focus on the Business of Running a Dental Practice

A new series of Imtiaz Manji study club modules helps you tackle business management and team-centered challenges in your dental practice.

| 3 weeks ago
Masters Program Re-Launch: Uniting Dental Specialists and Referral Networks
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Masters Program Re-Launch: Uniting Dental Specialists and Referral Networks

Specialist practices now have added Masters Program coaching, team-training resources and strategic planning tools to foster stronger interdisciplinary...

| 4 weeks ago
The Lab’s Perspective on Digital Workflow for Restorative Dentists
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The Lab’s Perspective on Digital Workflow for Restorative Dentists

In this Q&A, Arizona-based dental lab owner Derek Anderson shares his take on digital dentistry and how dentists can improve their digital workflow.

| 1 month ago