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Karen Siebert, BSDH, MA Honing Our Edge: Options for Maintaining Periodontal Hand Instruments
Speaker: Karen Siebert, BSDH, MA
As clinicians, the hand scaling instruments we use become part of our professional persona. Many hygienists refer to loving or hating certain instruments. It is an emotional attachment. More importantly, maintaining the working edge is a challenge, one that’s a constant source of discussion in the dental hygiene profession. However, how to best maintain a consistent edge is a much more complicated matter.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: Free
 Cost for Credit: $36
CE Credits: 1.5
Release Date: 11/01/2016
by Lorraine Frey, RDH, LDH, BAS Periodontal Probes: An Overview of History, Evolution and Clinical Technique
Speaker: by Lorraine Frey, RDH, LDH, BAS
New technology has transformed the practice of modern dentistry over the past few decades. Digital radiography, lasers, improved materials for enhanced aesthetics, magnification loupes with illumination and computerized systems that now provide for a "paperless" practice are just some of the many examples of how dentistry has evolved.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: Free
 Cost for Credit: $36
CE Credits: 1.5
Release Date: 07/01/2013
by Debra Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS No Longer Just a Prophy
Speaker: by Debra Seidel-Bittke, RDH, BS
A prophylaxis is reserved for healthy patients with no signs of periodontal disease. The need for more than 20 minutes of subgingival instrumentation during a prophylaxis appointment shifts the focus from health to periodontal disease. Periodontal disease might be overlooked during a prophylaxis because of four reasons.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: Free
 Cost for Credit: $36
CE Credits: 1.5
Release Date: 07/01/2012
William Nordquist, DMD Is Periodontal Disease the Common Denominator in The Spectrum of Chronic Inflammatory Diseases?
Speaker: William Nordquist, DMD
For years clinicians have acknowledged a relationship between periodontal disease and systemic disease. This presentation will detail a convincing mechanism behind this relationship.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 2.5
Running Time: 2 hours
Release Date: 06/20/2012
Doug Thompson, DDS Salivary Diagnostics: The Future is Here!
Speaker: Doug Thompson, DDS
This course is designed for those who are serious about advancing the periodontal health of their patients, the health of their team and their practice. A thorough understanding of the oral systemic link, complemented with the use of salivary diagnostics, provides an opportunity for significant professional and financial growth for your entire office.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 Hour
Release Date: 04/05/2011
Trisha O'Hehir, RDH, BS Explaining Bugs, Biofilm and Bleeding to Patients
Speaker: Trisha O'Hehir, RDH, BS
This course will cover the introduction of bacteria into the oral cavity and how these bacterial form a dynamic biofilm and how the bacteria communicate with each other to decide to attach to the tooth and root surfaces. It will include information about ways to control the biofilm through chemical, mechanical and new innovative approaches.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 hour
Release Date: 09/11/2009
Cynthia A. Chillock, RDH, EF, AP Aiming for Optimal Oral Health and Patient Compliance - Chlorine Dioxide Products in Dentistry
Speaker: Cynthia A. Chillock, RDH, EF, AP
This course will provide you with current research about Chlorine Dioxide products that are not only more biocompatible, but also biodegradable. When patients are given effective products that are easy to use, their compliance improves. At the end of this course, you will have the knowledge necessary to confidently recommend ClO2 products to your patients and your practice.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 hour
Release Date: 06/11/2008
Speaker: Nancy J. Miller RDH, BA
Power scalers have made the transition from use for gross calculus removal to more definitive removal of bioburden in periodontal pockets. The next level for most practitioners is their use on all patients to facilitate more optimal ergonomics for the operator, more patient comfort and time conservation.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 hour
Release Date: 09/18/2007
Gene Werner The Missing Pieces of the Periodontal Puzzle
Speaker: Gene Werner
In this course you will learn the missing pieces of presenting periodontal disease to your patients, including but not limited to proper standards, diagnosing, financial arrangements presentation and treatment protocol.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 hour
Release Date: 09/02/2006
Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH The Art and Science of Effective Communication for Non-surgical Periodontal Treatment
Speaker: Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH
This course will explore common barriers that hinder enrollment into non-surgical treatment and provide the solutions to these barriers as a pathway to create healthy foundations for all patients.
Periodontics
 Cost to View: $36
 Cost for Credit: Included
CE Credits: 1.5
Running Time: 1 hour
Release Date: 01/26/2006
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