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Photo Tips
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Photo Tips

Those blasted buccal shots! Hard to see and hard to be sure that the correct alignment and framing are in the image. Most of the time, I believe that...

| 8 years ago
You Only Treat What You See - Again
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You Only Treat What You See - Again

Here we go again… This 68-year-old gentleman recently entered my practice – he came in because he wanted his teeth bleached. He is retired, of...

| 8 years ago
What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Four
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What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Four

Frank discusses why gathering data is essential to informed decision-making.

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Three
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What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Three

In Tyler video number three, Frank reveals pertinent patient information that critically impacts treatment options.

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Two
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What Do I Do With This? Tyler Part Two

Two weeks ago, Frank introduced Tyler, the patient with the fractured central incisor. In today's video, Frank takes us through his treatment planning...

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do with This? Tyler Part One
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What Do I Do with This? Tyler Part One

In the first video from Dr. Spear's 'What Do I Do with This?' treatment planning series using actual cases, Frank presents the initial findings in a fractured...

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do with This?
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What Do I Do with This?

Have you ever looked into a patient's mouth and been confronted with dentition that invoked awe, puzzlement, confusion, intimidation, perhaps even despair?...

| 9 years ago
Treatment Planning Paul - Part 4
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Treatment Planning Paul - Part 4

Functional Concerns A discussion of what to plan for and think about to ensure functionality: exams, wear patterns, patient history, functional occlusion,...

| 9 years ago
Two Simple Words That Reduced No-Shows
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Two Simple Words That Reduced No-Shows

In 1998, a well-known Chicago restaurateur, Gordon Sinclair, was struggling with a problem that drives all restaurant owners crazy: the large number...

| 9 years ago
Treatment Planning Paul - Part 2
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Treatment Planning Paul - Part 2

Involving the Patient Using dialogue to engage the patient and create curiosity and a feeling of investment in the process. Your browser doesn't...

| 9 years ago
Creating a Presentation - Part 7 of 8
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Creating a Presentation - Part 7 of 8

Frank takes his audience back to 1979 through case photos, armamentarium and treatment options from that era. Your browser doesn't support video....

| 9 years ago
Creating a Presentation - Part 6 of 8
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Creating a Presentation - Part 6 of 8

Frank leads the audience through thought processes behind a retrospective journey of dental techniques and materials. Your browser doesn't support video....

| 9 years ago