Hear Dr. Dawson revisit timeless principles that he has spent a career and lifetime in understanding and teaching to our profession.Learn More
Instructors: Leonard Hess Lessons: 1 Category: TMD Runtime: 51:14
Splints are more than just a piece of plastic you give to patients when you don't know what else to do with them. Learn the cases when to administer each kind of occlusal splint in this short webinar.Learn More
In this webinar, Dr. Wilkerson uncovers the relationship between malocclusion and breathing disorders. Learn what to look for when screening for airway disorders and the result of leaving these disorders untreatedLearn More
In this presentation, Dr. Ian Buckle will discuss and describe methods to utilize composite to create occlusal stability both temporarily and as a transitional phase.Learn More
During this course, Dr. Leonard Hess will uncover surprising (but common) reasons for clinical failures and a pathway to treatment predictability and patient satisfaction.Learn More
Dr. Barry Raphael discuss how many of our dental school and residency orthodoxies are now very different than what was taught. He'll turn your thinking about Sleep Dentistry around, too. Traditionally, in orthodontics we align the teeth first, set the occlusion, get the jaws to balance and match the joints, hope the muscles will follow the form, and see about the airway last (if at all). In Airway Orthodontics, we reverse our priorities. The health of the airway comes first, then we balance posture and musculature so that the jaws can grow fully and have plenty of room for the teeth to come in straight. And that's not the only way of thinking that has been turned on its head!Learn More
In order to effectively treat patients with TMD, we must first be able to accurately diagnose the root of their pain and then predictably treat them. Unfortunately, most dentists do not feel prepared or confident to do either. In this webinar, learn the difference between Occluso-Muscle, Intracapsular, and Orofacial Pain Related Disorders, when and how to use splint therapy for suspected TMJ disorders, how to approach TMD patients with restorative and esthetic needs, and the importance of airway as a consideration in treatment.Learn More
Navigating the insurance discussion with your patients is one of the most challenging parts of being a dentist. Outside of the cost of treatment, no other area makes dentists more uncomfortable or frustrated. Discover some techniques for discussing fees with your patients.Learn More
In the growing medical specialty of oral medicine, airway is a subject of great importance. Disordered breathing is now linked with malocclusion, TMD, bruxism, headaches, caries risk, periodontal disease and systematic effects like diabeities and CVD. Witt will highlight these connectors and describe a checklist for screening, testing, and treating airway disorders in a dental practice.Learn More
Understanding that esthetics is just one part of Complete Dentistry allow us to provide solutions that make our dentistry predictable, beautiful and long lasting whilst meeting our patients needs and desires. In his presentation, Dr. Ian Buckle will explain how understanding occlusion will allow you to do more dentistry with increased efficiency and productivity. He will also explain why a complete examination is essential and is the corner stone of the Complete Dentistry process.Learn More
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