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Virtual Summit Day 3 Capped by Anterior Indirect Restorations Presentation

Learn what to expect from the Oct. 10 third and final day of Virtual Summit, including the live discussion by Dr. Gregg Kinzer on anterior indirect...

By Michael Ferraresi on September 18, 2020

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7 Common Problems with Layering Anterior Composites and How to Fix Them

Dr. Dawn Wehking shares her solutions to common problems faced in layering composites in the esthetic zone.

By Dawn Wehking on September 16, 2020
Immediate Implant Placement of a Narrow Diameter Implant on a Maxillary Lateral Site
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Immediate Implant Placement of a Narrow Diameter Implant on a Maxillary Lateral Site

Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay on how to address an immediate implant placement and fabrication of a definitive ceramic restoration of a maxillary...

| 4 days ago
Practice Team Training Essentials – a Dental Assistant’s Perspective
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Practice Team Training Essentials – a Dental Assistant’s Perspective

Discover how Spear Online provides role-specific training for dental assistants and every member of your practice team, no matter what your practice is...

| 1 week ago
How to Make a Provisional Vanity Denture in Your Dental Practice
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How to Make a Provisional Vanity Denture in Your Dental Practice

The psychological impact of going without dentures can be significant for a patient. Learn how to make a quick, in-house vanity prosthesis by duplicating...

| 1 week ago
Navigating the Ideal Hygiene Exam That Gets to the ‘Yes’ in the Age of COVID-19
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Navigating the Ideal Hygiene Exam That Gets to the ‘Yes’ in the Age of COVID-19

Learn how to create an effective hygiene exam that influences and inspires even the most skeptical patient to commit to comprehensive dental care.

| 1 week ago
Evidence-Based Dentistry: How Good is the Evidence?
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Evidence-Based Dentistry: How Good is the Evidence?

Many of the concepts taught in occlusion and TMD are unsupported in the literature and are in direct conflict with literature in peer-reviewed journals,...

| 2 weeks ago
Dentist or Technician: Who Chooses the Implant Abutment?
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Dentist or Technician: Who Chooses the Implant Abutment?

The decision on the definitive implant abutment selection should be a collaboration between the dentist and the dental lab technician.

| 2 weeks ago
Virtual Summit 2020: Annual Dental Event Continues into October
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Virtual Summit 2020: Annual Dental Event Continues into October

Spear Summit 2020, scheduled online over three separate Saturdays, provides attendees with added opportunity to engage with presenters on a virtual...

| 2 weeks ago
I Am Happy with My Insurance-Based Dental Practice
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I Am Happy with My Insurance-Based Dental Practice

There is no doubt an insurance-based dental practice is run differently than a fee-for-service practice. Is one better than the other? No, they are just...

| 3 weeks ago
New Study Club Module: Optimizing the Outcome in the Transition to Edentulism
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New Study Club Module: Optimizing the Outcome in the Transition to Edentulism

The latest Spear Study Club module addresses how dentists can optimize outcomes for patients transitioning to total edentulism.

| 3 weeks ago
Avoid Nonessential Dental Care NOW? How Dentistry Heard the WHO
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Avoid Nonessential Dental Care NOW? How Dentistry Heard the WHO

Dr. Gary DeWood clarifies how a recent World Health Organization dental article was misunderstood as counter to safety recommendations and guidelines...

| 3 weeks ago
New Spear Online Course — Advanced Endodontic Diagnosis
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New Spear Online Course — Advanced Endodontic Diagnosis

A new CE-eligible Spear Online video course features Dr. David Landwehr explaining endodontic diagnostic dilemmas.

| 4 weeks ago
3 Crucial Steps to Foster True Practice Team Engagement – an Office Manager's Take
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3 Crucial Steps to Foster True Practice Team Engagement – an Office Manager's Take

How does your team use Spear Online? An office manager explains how dental teams can optimize role-specific content on the 'Gateway to Great Dentistry.'

| 4 weeks ago