Welcome to Monterey Bay Dental Society Online Learning!
 
Featured Training
VOCO America
The Intersection of Esthetics, Ease and Biocompatibilty: Presenting Omni-chromatic, Single-shade, nano-Ormocer Restorations
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Septodont
How Deep is Your Bug? Treatment for Deep Carious Lesions in Vital Primary Teeth
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GC America
CAD/CAM Resin-Ceramic Restorations
Featured Training
3M Dental
The New Youth
Upcoming Live Webinar Schedule - Earn Interactive CEU

Impress for Success: the Clinician’s Guide to Consistency
Presenter: Dr. Chad Duplantis
Sponsor: Clinician's Choice
Tue  6/9/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  6/9/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Are you making a great final impression? The integrity of our restorations is often related to the quality of the impression that we make at the preparation appointment. In addition, proper communication with the laboratory is a must. This CE webinar will provide you with some clinical tips that will help ensure that your preparation, impression, and communication are all in order. The end result will be quality restorations that are consistent and predictable.


Setting Performance Expectations for Employees
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
Sponsor: Practice Management
Wed  6/10/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  6/10/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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It’s difficult for team members to succeed when they have no idea what’s expected of them. Instead of working toward specific goals and doing their part to move the practice forward, they’re stuck in place wondering which way they should go. If you want happy team members who excel at their jobs, it’s up to you to provide the direction they crave. Learn the most successful performance measurement models based on individual jobs.


Marketing Your Infection Control Protocol During Covid-19
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
Sponsor: Viva Learning
Thu  6/11/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  6/11/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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As we return to our practices, it is paramount that our patients feel safe and are protected from COVID-19. We not only need to implement infection control protocol that follows CDC and ADA guidelines, but we also need to instill confidence by properly communicating and marketing our efforts to our patients. To help you do this, we are offering this exclusive Viva webinar on marketing your infection control protocol during COVID-19. Sign up now. Limited seats!


Glass Ionomer and Resin Modified Glass Ionomer Restoratives for Children
Presenter: Dr. Carla Cohn
Sponsor: VOCO America
Tue  6/16/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Wed  6/17/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Glass ionomer and resin modified glass ionomer materials are invaluable for a variety of different types of restorations for your pediatric patients. Whether you are needing to place a fast, transitional, reparative or definitive filling, these are great materials. They are quick and easy to place and versatile. In this CE webinar Dr. Cohn will present multiple techniques to place effective and efficient restorations using both glass ionomers and resin modified glass ionomers for the children in your practice.


The Top 5 Reasons to Move Your Dental Imaging to the Cloud
Presenter: Dr. David Gane and Dr. Marty Jablow
Sponsor: Cellerant
Wed  6/17/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  6/17/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Cloud-based imaging is revolutionizing dental patient care while providing opportunities for cost-savings, more efficient workflows and improving the predictability of treatment outcomes for patients. Driven by the trend toward the migration of practice management software to the cloud and accelerated by the importance of remote access to patient records, cloud-based imaging is rapidly becoming central to viewing, processing, and sharing dental image data, in addition to serving as a facilitator to Artificial Intelligence (AI) based clinical decision support.


Going Digital: A Potentially Difficult Decision Made Easy
Presenter: Dr. Howard Glazer
Sponsor: Air Techniques
Thu  6/18/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  6/18/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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It has been nearly twenty five years since digital dental radiography was first introduced in North America. Today, it is a rapidly growing diagnostic tool that has become quite popular with the dental staff, doctor, and patient. What continues to remain primary, is the radiographic systems ability to provide accurate and comprehensive diagnostic information. This Ce webinar will explore the different modalities used to obtain this critical information, and offer a solution as to how they can be incorporated into a modern dental practice.


The Intersection Between Motivation and Behavior
Presenter: Kimberly Krust Bray, RDH, MS
Sponsor: Philips Oral Healthcare
Tue  6/23/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  6/23/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will introduce Motivational Interviewing as a means to promote patient-centered care in clinical practice. The origins of patient-centered care and motivation theories will be briefly explored. The complimentary use of MI to identifying patients’ modifiable health risks and provide sustainable behavior change plans are emphasized. The availability of MI training in participant’s community will be recommended for further study.


Medical Emergencies: Essentials for the Dental Professional
Presenter: Dr. Ellen Grimes
Sponsor: Philips Oral Healthcare
Mon  6/29/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  6/29/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Dental hygiene and dental visits still remain anxiety-inducing experiences for some patients. This heightened anxiety level can increase the risk of medical emergencies occurring during appointments. This CE webinar will utilize simulated emergencies to promote the determination of the correct emergency diagnosis and the proper treatment procedures to be rendered by the dental professional in the event that an emergency should arise. A wide array of emergencies will be covered from syncope to cerebrovascular accident. Highlighted will be the prevention of medical emergencies by the use of appropriate assessment procedures prior to treatment. The importance of preparing and maintaining an adequate medical emergency kit will be emphasized.


When Composite Met Ceramic...
Presenter: Dr. Yao-Lin Tang
Sponsor: GC America
Tue  6/30/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  6/30/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Upon completion of this CE webinar, attendees will be able to learn the following objectives: • How to be more confident in selecting hybrid materials as your block of choice • How to bond indirect hybrid restorations with minimal post operative sensitivity using the "IDS" technique • How to create lifelike restorations in a single visit using light cure stain and glaze technique


Composite Dentistry in our New Dental World
Presenter: Dr. Peter Auster
Sponsor: VOCO America
Thu  7/30/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  7/31/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Our lives and our dentistry have changed immeasurably. A new breed of dental composites fit perfectly in this environment - less expense, less time in the chair, but better shade matches than ever before! In this CE webinar, learn about the ideal materials for a forever changed world.


Keys to Successful Pulp Capping
Presenter: Dr. Mark Malterud
Sponsor: Bisco
Thu  8/6/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  8/6/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will learn • about the bioavailability of calcium for dentin repair • protocols will be taught that have been clinically successful for nearly 10 years • that the seal of the restoration to the tooth is paramount to successful pulp caps • localized inter operative antimicrobials are essential to setting up the success of pulp caps.


Achieving Exceptional Customer Service
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
Sponsor: Practice Management
Wed  8/12/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  8/12/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Customer service is of critical importance to your practice because it’s key to retaining the patients who walk through your doors for years to come that in turn generate more referrals. It is the most economical form of marketing you can do. Learn how to provide exceptional customer service to recoup patient acquisition costs and cultivate a loyal patient base that will refer friends and colleagues, serve as testimonials and write patient reviews.


Introduction to Thermally Assisted Composites Using Injection Molding Techniques
Presenter: Dr. Frank Milnar
Sponsor: VOCO America
Wed  8/12/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Thu  8/13/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, the participant will • Learn the basics of injection molding and thermally liquefied composite • Discover the keys to ideal, overhang free margins and a mirror finish with flowable and paste composites • Learn the difference between intentional and unintentional excess • Understand “Why” thermally assisted composites are needed in a post - Covid 19 dental practice


Hybrid Indirect Blocks: CAD/CAM Materials That Mill Fast, Look Great & Fit Exceptionally Well!
Presenter: Dr. Sam Halabo
Sponsor: VOCO America
Thu  9/10/20    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Fri  9/11/20    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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This CE webinar will review hybrid indirect blocks and their use in the dental CAD/CAM arena. These materials continue to impress with their ability to allow dentist to perform beautiful restorations with speed, accuracy and efficiency. Longevity of these hybrid blocks will also be discussed. The attendees will also learn about cementation of these lab-quality materials for excellent long-term results.


Delivering Simple, Cost-Effective Implant Treatment to Fully Edentulous Patients
Presenter: Dr. Ara Nazarian
Sponsor: Tokuyama Dental America
Wed  9/16/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  9/16/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Learn the techniques that will help patients with terminal dentitions and watch your practice achieve immediate growth. Participants will learn how Dr. Nazarian extracts, levels bone, grafts and places dental implants for overdenture treatment. During this CE webinar, you will see case examples taking patients from point A-Z.


Conflict: It’s Not the Personalities, It’s the Process
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
Sponsor: Practice Management
Wed  10/7/20    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  10/7/20    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Unresolved staff conflict brewing in your practice can do a lot of damage including costing you patients. That leads to reduced productivity and revenues and doesn’t do much to help with what’s likely already low team morale. Learn how staff conflict is costing you patients and how to fix it.


Featured CE
Infection Control & Device Reprocessing in the Dental Setting
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Xerostomia: Etiology, Evaluation and Innovative Strategies
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Learning to Trust Bulk Filling for Class II Restorations
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Ending the Curse of Caries
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Bioactive Materials for Safeguarding the Pulp
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Single Cone Endodontic Obturation Using Gutta Percha in Conjunction with a Bioactive Bioceramic Sealer
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An Alternative to Prescribing Opioids
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Restorative Rosetta Stone - Deciphering the New World of Dental Materials
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Like a Fine Wine, Glass Ionomer Restoratives Keep Getting Better
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Pediatric Restorations with Omni Chromatic Nano-Ormocer Direct Restorative
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Chairside Thoughts of an Everyday Impressionist
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