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Top 5 Pet Peeves of Labs and Dentists (Part 1)

Top 5 Pet Peeves of Labs and Dentists (Part 1)

As part of his new series on dentist-lab relationships, Dr. Bob Winter shares perspectives on communications that lead to more satisfied patients.

| 8 months ago
Give Your Practice Team Templates for Success with ‘Creating a Perfect Schedule’

Give Your Practice Team Templates for Success with ‘Creating a Perfect Schedule’

Amy Morgan's new Spear Online course, 'Creating a Perfect Schedule,' makes your dental practice scheduling as simple as following templates that everyone in...

| 8 months ago
Patient History 101 (Lesson 2): Joint Injuries

Patient History 101 (Lesson 2): Joint Injuries

The restorative dentist has an invaluable tool with accurate patient history of jaw joint injuries. Dr. Jim McKee reveals key questions to ask during...

| 8 months ago
Using a Laser for Implant Uncovery

Using a Laser for Implant Uncovery

Follow Dr. Mitrani's visual essay to see how a laser removes soft tissue formed over a dental implant cover screw.

| 8 months ago
Patient History 101 (Lesson 1): Jaw Joints
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Patient History 101 (Lesson 1): Jaw Joints

Having an accurate history of patient jaw joints is invaluable, Dr. Jim McKee explains in this first in a series of articles.

| 8 months ago
Airway Directed Treatment Planning and the ‘Evolution of FGTP’ Explained in New Study Club Module

Airway Directed Treatment Planning and the ‘Evolution of FGTP’ Explained in New Study Club Module

Dr. Jeff Rouse addresses what it means to be 'Airway Aware' and how to do airway directed treatment planning in a new Spear Study Club module titled,...

| 8 months ago
Profile of a ‘Bad Patient:’ Why Honest Communication Wins
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Profile of a ‘Bad Patient:’ Why Honest Communication Wins

Patients who stop coming to the practice and need care can be frustrating for practice teams. How do we support our challenging, 'non-complaint' patients?

| 8 months ago
‘Approachable Clinical Endodontics’ Course and Pathway for Restorative Dentists

‘Approachable Clinical Endodontics’ Course and Pathway for Restorative Dentists

Spear's new online CE course from Dr. Matthew Chesler gives you a predictable way to treat endodontics cases successfully in a restorative practice.

| 8 months ago
Sleep Apnea and TMD Workshops Now Available in Single-Day Seminars

Sleep Apnea and TMD Workshops Now Available in Single-Day Seminars

Clinical CE workshops on sleep apnea and TMD are available as single-day virtual seminars, giving you added flexibility to learn, rather than shutting...

| 8 months ago
Moving Beyond Dentistry’s ‘Zoom Boom’
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Moving Beyond Dentistry’s ‘Zoom Boom’

Dentistry's lessons learned from the 2020 pandemic go beyond the 'Zoom Boom.'

| 8 months ago
Digital Tools for Great Dentistry - 3 Must-Haves to Align Your Practice Team

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...

| 8 months ago
Impression Pearls: Obtaining Successful and Predictable Indirect Restorative Outcomes
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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.

| 8 months ago