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Digital Tools for Great Dentistry - 3 Must-Haves to Align Your Practice Team

Spear Online provides the entire team with easy access to training tools through an enhanced mobile app, new Practice Delegate functionality, and faculty-curated CE pathways.

By Bonnie Serino on January 22, 2021

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Impression Pearls: Obtaining Successful and Predictable Indirect Restorative Outcomes

Dr. Jeff Bonk shares three impression techniques to obtain clear preparation margins for predictable and successful indirect restorative outcomes.

By Jeffrey Bonk on January 20, 2021
Distraction Osteogenesis Maxillary Expansion (DOME): Fixing the Deficient Maxillary Wax Rim
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Distraction Osteogenesis Maxillary Expansion (DOME): Fixing the Deficient Maxillary Wax Rim

With airway in mind, Dr. Jeff Rouse explains how DOME uses bone-borne expansion advantages of a MARPE paired with a reduced surgical intervention.

| 4 days ago
Old Tricks for New Dogs - Vertical Margin in Fixed Prosthodontics
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Old Tricks for New Dogs - Vertical Margin in Fixed Prosthodontics

Follow this visual essay from Dr. Jason Smithson for tips to address the vertical margin in fixed prosthodontics.

| 1 week ago
2021 Campus Workshops for Hands-On Dental CE
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2021 Campus Workshops for Hands-On Dental CE

Learn alongside Spear Resident Faculty in small-group, hands-on, clinical CE workshops ranging from occlusion to airway.

| 1 week ago
Silicone Jig Technique for Cement-Retained Implant Supported Restoration
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Silicone Jig Technique for Cement-Retained Implant Supported Restoration

Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay to fabricate a silicone jig to control the cement around an implant-retained restoration.

| 1 week ago
Some Questions I’ve Been Asked About Occlusion Over the Years (Part 2)
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Some Questions I’ve Been Asked About Occlusion Over the Years (Part 2)

Philadelphia's Dr. Carl Steinberg addresses burning questions about bite splints, nightguards and other occlusion-related clinical challenges.

| 2 weeks ago
Orthodontic Therapy and the Airway – An AAO White Paper Review (Part 2)
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Orthodontic Therapy and the Airway – An AAO White Paper Review (Part 2)

Airway management expert Dr. Jeff Rouse explains adult and childhood management of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) by orthodontists.

| 2 weeks ago
TMD: Could It Be More Than Muscle?
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TMD: Could It Be More Than Muscle?

TMD pain can be attributed to muscle or a combo of muscle, herniated disks, bone disorders, upper cervical misalignment, and other factors.

| 2 weeks ago
15 Tips to Find the Best Dentist
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15 Tips to Find the Best Dentist

What should you consider when choosing a dentist? Get 15 tips from dental professionals on how to find the top dentists in your...

| 3 weeks ago
Study Club Meetings Now Led Live and Mentored by Resident Faculty
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Study Club Meetings Now Led Live and Mentored by Resident Faculty

Get direct access to Spear faculty in new study club meetings that provide more of a campus-like live experience for the interdisciplinary team.

| 3 weeks ago
Best of 2020: Top 5 Dental Articles in a Year of Rapid Change
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Best of 2020: Top 5 Dental Articles in a Year of Rapid Change

In a year marked by rapid and often-painful transformation, we look back to the articles that resonated with dental teams through the COVID-19 pandemic.

| 4 weeks ago
Best of 2020: Top 5 Spear Online Team Meetings
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Best of 2020: Top 5 Spear Online Team Meetings

Topics for the most-viewed Spear Online Team Meetings of 2020 ranged from those on communication strategies to others on Patient Education videos...

| 1 month ago
The 5 Top Spear Online Courses of 2020
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The 5 Top Spear Online Courses of 2020

From managing occlusion to endodontic diagnosis, here are the Spear Online CE course topics that resonated the most with dental practice teams in...

| 1 month ago