Dr. Kevin Kwiecien talks posterior composites

Spear’s newest restorative lesson is now live.

In Posterior Composites: Keys to Clinical Success Part 1, Dr. Kevin Kwiecien explores the debate on composite versus amalgam restorations, the advantages and disadvantages of each, and ideal indications for both. Using clinical studies and his own personal experiences, Kwiecien discusses whether composite is actually better than amalgam based on longevity, success rate and patient preference.

After viewing this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand appropriate indications for posterior composites
  • Identify clinical preparation techniques
  • Understand use of liners and techniques
  • Understand and recognize different matrix systems and concepts


Ben Rojek is the Editor for Spear


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