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A Protocol For Symptom-Free Direct Composites
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A Protocol For Symptom-Free Direct Composites

This article will help you analyze your protocol for placing composites and determine what you might need to change in order to minimize sensitivity and...

| 2 weeks ago
A Treatment Alternative for Retained Primary Molars
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A Treatment Alternative for Retained Primary Molars

Learn how to treat retained primary molars in a way that will ensure long-term stability.

| 1 month ago
Increased Success With Single-Tooth Restorations
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Increased Success With Single-Tooth Restorations

This tool might be worth a try for your single-tooth restorations.

| 2 months ago
How to Avoid Becoming a "CE Hobbyist"
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How to Avoid Becoming a "CE Hobbyist"

When it comes to implementing your new CE skills in your practice and with your entire team, are you doing so fully and successfully? This article is...

| 3 months ago
3 Tips for Talking to Your Patients About Esthetics
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3 Tips for Talking to Your Patients About Esthetics

Discussing esthetics with your patients can sometimes be a little tricky - here are some tips for having the best discussion possible.

| 4 months ago
A Solution to Intra-office Communication That Doesn't Involve Sticky Notes
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A Solution to Intra-office Communication That Doesn't Involve Sticky Notes

Relying on sticky notes to communicate with your dental team can make for sticky situations - here's a tip for easier, more reliable intraoffice communication.

| 4 months ago
Isolation: Where Are We in 2017?
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Isolation: Where Are We in 2017?

The benefits of regularly utilizing an isolation system include less stressful adhesive dentistry and more customized restorations.

| 4 months ago
Non-Surgical Intervention To Open an Airway
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Non-Surgical Intervention To Open an Airway

Dr. Courtney Lavigne is proof that opening up an airway without surgery is possible and tremendously impactful.

| 5 months ago
Why You Should Be Waxing Your Own Cases - At Least Occasionally
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Why You Should Be Waxing Your Own Cases - At Least Occasionally

Sometimes completing your own wax-up is the most efficient and effective route to take when treatment planning certain cases.

| 6 months ago
How To Find and Keep Your Dream Dental Team
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How To Find and Keep Your Dream Dental Team

A cohesive, happy team is at the core of any successful dental practice. This article will help you hire and retain the most effective, qualified and...

| 7 months ago
A Conservative, Effective Approach To White Spot Lesions
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A Conservative, Effective Approach To White Spot Lesions

In this article, you will learn how to utilize resin infiltration to treat white spot lesions quickly and effectively.

| 8 months ago
The Extended Series of Dental Photographs
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The Extended Series of Dental Photographs

In this article, Dr. Courtney Lavigne shares more of her go-to patient photos for better diagnosis and overall treatment planning.

| 9 months ago