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* Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adolescence: Dental Implications (#226)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2018
Expiration Date: 10/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 430
Faculty: Lisa Efron, MA,PhD

Red CE LogoThis article discusses the diagnosis, etiology, clinical presentation, treatment, and other aspects of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adolescence. The implications of ADHD for dentistry are discussed. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The diagnosis, etiology, clinical presentation, treatment, and other aspects of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adolescence.
  • The implications of ADHD for dentistry.

* Orthodontic Retainers and Anterior Tongue Hypersensitivity: Case Reports (#225)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 9/1/2018
Expiration Date: 9/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 730
Faculty: Ronald S. Brown, DDS, MS, Sana P. Augustus, DDS, Marianne S. Siewe, DDS, MS

Red CE LogoThis article reports 2 cases involving patients with anterior erythematous contact lesions that appear to be due to hypersensitivity reactions to orthodontic retainers containing metal alloys. In both cases, the lesions resolved after the removal of the retainers. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Certain causes of oral mucosal hypersensitivity/allergic reactions.
  • The diagnosis and treatment of 2 cases consistent with hypersensitivity reaction to orthodontic retainers.

* Replacing Two Mandibular Incisors With One Implant: A Commentary (#224)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2018
Expiration Date: 8/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Gary Greenstein, DDS, MS, Ben Greenstein, DMD, Joseph Carpentieri, DDS

Red CE LogoThis commentary addresses replacing 2 mandibular incisors with one implant to support 2 crowns. Two techniques are compared: cantilevered pontic vs 2 crowns geminating off the implant. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The criteria for deciding to insert one implant to replace 2 mandibular incisors.
  • The difference in technique and outcome between using a cantilevered crown vs 2 geminating crowns from one implant.

* Treatment Planning in Immunocompromised Patients: Case Report (#223)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Expiration Date: 7/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 750
Faculty: Ahmad Soolari, DMD, MS, Amin Soolari

Red CE LogoThis article presents a case involving a patient with numerous serious oral and systemic health problems. The planning and treatment approach demonstrates that such patients can be successfully treated in the dental setting. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Treatment planning considerations for patients with numerous oral and systemic health problems.
  • Treatment protocol for a patient with multiple oral and systemic health problems.

* Local Anesthesia and Sedation for Patients With PTSD (#222)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2018
Expiration Date: 6/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 340
Faculty: Jason R. Flores, RN, DDS

Red CE LogoThis article discusses the importance of local anesthesia and the proper level of sedation when treating patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Three case reports are presented involving patients with different causes of PTSD. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The importance of local anesthesia and the proper level of sedation when treating patients with post-traumatic stress disorder.
  • The local anesthesia and sedation protocols used to treat 3 patients with different causes of PTSD.

A Challenging Mandibular Anterior Implant Case
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 5/1/2017
Expiration Date: 5/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Ahmad Soolari, DMD, MS, Amin Soolari, George Kesten, DDS

Article CE LogoAhmad Soolari, DMD, MS; George Kesten, DDS; and Amin Soolari, BS, CDRT; present a case report dealing with the challenge of replacing mandibular anterior teeth using dental implants.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

A Contemporary Approach to Intraoral Optical Scanning and In-Office 3-D Printing (#192)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2015
Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Faculty: Michael D. Scherer, DMD, MS

Red CE LogoMichael D. Scherer, DMD, MS, examines the clinical applications of the latest intraoral optical scanning and in-office 3-D printing technologies and reviews the literature regarding the accuracy of these techniques for replicating the dentition and oral tissues compared to conventional impression techniques. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Clinical applications of current intraoral optical scanning and in-office 3-D printing technologies,.
  • Literature-supported accuracy of these technologies for replicating the dentition and oral tissues compared to conventional techniques..

A New Approach for Treating Peri-Implantitis: Reversibility of Osseointegration (#194)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2016
Expiration Date: 2/1/2019
Faculty: Eduardo Anitua, MD, DDS, PhD

Red CE LogoEduardo Anitua, MD, DDS, PhD, discusses peri-implantitis and presents a new clinical protocol for treating this problem. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Important clinical information about peri-implantitis. An alternative to the conventional algorithms for treating peri-implantitis.
  • An alternative to the conventional algorithms for treating peri-implantitis.

A Sequential Approach to Implant-Supported Overdentures
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2016
Expiration Date: 3/1/2019
Faculty: Timothy Kosinski, DDS

Article CE LogoTimothy Kosinski, DDS, discusses a variety of advantages in prescribing implant-supported overdentures.

A Simple and Cost-Effective Socket Preservation Technique
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2016
Expiration Date: 4/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 691
Faculty: Timothy Kosinski, DDS

Article CE LogoTimothy Kosinski, DDS, discusses the importance of maintaining bone height and width following extractions as a key for predictable future dental implant placement.

Airway Concerns for Dental Patients With Special Needs (#211)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Expiration Date: 7/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 132
Faculty: Jason R. Flores, RN, DDS

Red CE LogoJason R. Flores, RN, DDS, discusses airway complications during sedation for patients with special needs, and focuses on 4 prevalent special needs patient groups that have these notable anesthesia concerns. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Categories of airway complications for patients with special needs during sedation.
  • The 4 prevalent special needs patient groups that have notable anesthesia concerns.

Basics of Platelet-Rich Fibrin Therapy (#208)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2017
Expiration Date: 4/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 730, 739
Faculty: Richard J. Miron, DDS, MSc, PhD, Mark Bishara, DDS, Joseph Choukroun, MD

Red CE LogoRichard J. Miron, DDS, MSc, PhD; Mark Bishara, DDS; and Joseph Choukroun, MD; discuss the history of platelet concentrates, the current status of platelet rich fibrin (PRF), and clinical uses for PRF therapy in the dental setting. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The history and current status of platelet-rich fibrin (PRF).
  • Clinical uses for PRF in dentistry.

Cameograms: A New Technique for Prosthodontic Applications
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2016
Expiration Date: 3/1/2019
Faculty: Joseph J. Massad, DDS

Article CE LogoJoseph J. Massad, DDS, et al present a clinical case report demonstrating the value of the cameogram in the treatment planning, design, and construction of implant-supported overdentures.

CBCT Use in Endodontic Diagnosis
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2016
Expiration Date: 2/1/2019
Faculty: David A. Beach, DDS, MS

Article CE LogoDavid A. Beach, DMD, MS, talks about the role of CBCT in achieving a correct diagnosis.

Chemotherapy Agents and Dentistry (#201)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 9/1/2016
Expiration Date: 9/1/2019
Faculty: John H. Hardeman, MD, DDS

Red CE LogoJohn H. Hardeman, MD, DDS, discusses the types of chemotherapy agents used to treat diseases (namely, cancer), the side effects of such agents, and the dental management of patients undergoing chemotherapy. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Types of chemotherapy agents used to treat diseases, especially cancer.
  • Dental management of patients undergoing chemotherapy.

Complete Sagittal Root Fracture: Case Report (#221)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 5/1/2018
Expiration Date: 5/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 310
Faculty: George W. Vincel, Charles D. Fuszner, DMD, Taylor Pratt, DMD

Red CE LogoThis article presents a case report that demonstrates the diagnosis and treatment of a complete longitudinal sagittal mesiodistal fracture of a mandibular molar. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The clinical presentation and diagnostic considerations for fractured teeth.
  • Treatment protocol for a complete sagittal split of a mandibular first molar.

Considerations in Abutment Selection
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2017
Expiration Date: 3/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 692
Faculty: Jack Piermatti, DMD

Article CE LogoJack Piermatti, DMD, discusses implant fixtures and abutment considerations.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Continuous or Reciprocating Endodontic Rotary Files: Evidence-Based Clinical Considerations (#214)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2017
Expiration Date: 10/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: James K. Bahcall, DMD, MS, Steven Weeks, DDS

Red CE LogoStephen Weeks, DDS, and James Bahcall, DMD, MS, discuss the differences and similarities between using continuous and reciprocating endodontic rotary file. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Differences and similarities between continuous and reciprocating endodontic rotary files.
  • Evidence-based considerations to help clinicians choose the best rotary NiTi endodontic file systems for their clinical needs.

Diabetes and the Dental Patient (#209)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 5/1/2017
Expiration Date: 5/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 730
Faculty: John H. Hardeman, MD, DDS

Red CE LogoJohn H. Hardeman, MD, DDS, discusses the classification of diabetes mellitus, medications used for the control of diabetes, and dental management of patients with diabetes. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The classification of diabetes mellitus and medications used for control of diabetes.
  • Dental management of patients with diabetes.

Dual CBCT Scanning Technique for Completely Edentulous Arches
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2016
Expiration Date: 12/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Randolph R. Resnik, DMD,MDs

Article CE LogoRandolph Resnik, DMD, MDS, shares a case showcasing a guided implant surgical application.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Endodontic Disinfection: The Sonic Advantage
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2017
Expiration Date: 6/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 074
Faculty: Clifford J. Ruddle, DDS

Article CE LogoClifford J. Ruddle, DDS, discusses the importance of active irrigation.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Enhanced Diagnosis and Treatment Planning for Implants
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2016
Expiration Date: 10/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 735
Faculty: Scott D Ganz, DMD

Article CE LogoScott D. Ganz, DMD, shares a case report that emphasizes the importance of sound treatment planning to maximize clinical success.

Er,Cr:YSGG Laser Assisted Periodontal Treatment
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2016
Expiration Date: 8/1/2019
Faculty: Jonathan Waasdorp, DMD, MS

Article CE LogoJonathan Waasdorp, DMD, MS, presents a case report in which an Er,Cr;YSGG laser is used to treat moderate to advanced periodontal disease with horizontal bone loss.

Evolution and Applications of Aesthetic Zirconia Materials (#219)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2018
Expiration Date: 3/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 130
Faculty: George Tysowsky, DDS, MPH

Red CE LogoThis article reviews the evolution, composition and clinical applications of today’s aesthetic zirconia dental materials. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The evolution, composition, and clinical applications of zirconia dental materials.
  • Critical clinical preparation and cementation criteria for today’s zirconia restorations.

Evolution of Comprehensive Care, Part 5:
Restoring Endodontically Treated Teeth and Advances in Fixed Restorations
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2015
Expiration Date: 11/1/2018
Faculty: Gregori M. Kurtzman, DDS

Article CE LogoGregori M. Kurtzman, DDS, in part 5 of a 6-part article series, discusses how clinicians are able to evaluate, diagnose, and treat patients better than ever before.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Evolution of Comprehensive Care, Part 6:
Aesthetics, Veneers, and Whitening
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2016
Expiration Date: 1/1/2019
Faculty: Gregori M. Kurtzman, DDS, David Ouellet, DDS

Article CE LogoGregori M. Kurtzman, DDS, and David Ouellet, DDS, in part 6 of a 6-part article series, conclude the discussion on how clinicians are able to evaluate, diagnose and treat patients better than ever before.

Excellent Canal Cleansing, Minimal Root Weakening
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2017
Expiration Date: 4/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: Barry L. Musikant, DMD

Article CE LogoBarry L. Musikant, DMD, presents a case supporting the concept that less is more.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Full-Arch Fixed Screw-Retained PFM Implant Restoration:
A New Look at a Proven Technology
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2016
Expiration Date: 6/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 692
Faculty: Jack Piermatti, DMD

Article CE LogoJack Piermatti, DMD, presents a case report focusing the discussion on treatment planning and dental implant prosthetic options.

Full-Arch Provisionalization Options
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Expiration Date: 7/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Michael Tischler, DDS

Article CE LogoMichael Tischler, DDS, talks about dental implant provisionalization options for full-arch prosthetic cases.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Full-Arch Zirconia Screw-Retained Bridges:
The Advantages of a Guided Surgical Approach
Not Rated
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2015
Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Faculty: Michael Tischler, DDS, Claudia Patch, DMD

Article CE LogoMichael Tischler, DDS; Claudia Patch, DMD; and Art Mirelez, DDS; present a case report that discusses guided surgical options for full-arch zirconia bridges.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Gingival Enlargement Associated With Acute Myelocytic Leukemia In A Child: Case Report (#213)
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 9/1/2017
Expiration Date: 9/1/2020
Faculty: Michael K. Sonick, DMD, Debby Hwang, DMD, Nima D. Sarmast, DDS, Rui Ma, DMD

Red CE LogoMichael K. Sonick, DMD; Debby Hwang, DMD; Nima D. Sarmast, DDS, MS, MPH; and Rui Ma, DMD; describe a case report of a 9-year-old female who presented with gingival enlargement after wearing an orthodontic appliance. The patient was diagnosed with acute myelocytic leukemia. This article is peer reviewed and available for one hour of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • How gingival enlargement may be associated with conditions of nondental origin.
  • The importance of taking a thorough medical history on all dental patients.

Gingival Recession and the Supraperiosteal Envelope Technique (#220)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2018
Expiration Date: 4/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 490
Faculty: G. Richard Young, DDS

Red CE LogoThis article presents case reports demonstrating the supraperiosteal envelope autogenous connective tissue free graft for the treatment of gingival recession. In addition, a retrospective data analysis of treated cases using the supraperiosteal envelope technique is presented. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Clinical use of the supraperiosteal envelope autogenous connective 
tissue-free graft for the treatment of gingival recession.
  • The results of a retrospective data analysis from a private periodontal office of treated cases using the supraperiosteal envelope technique.

Hypertension and the Dental Patient (#205)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2017
Expiration Date: 1/1/2020
Faculty: John H. Hardeman, MD, DDS

Red CE LogoJohn H. Hardeman, MD, DDS, discusses antihypertensive medications and their mechanisms of action, and management of the hypertensive patient in the dental setting. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Classification and mechanism of action of antihypertensive medications.
  • Management of the hypertensive patient in the dental setting.

Image-Guided Endodontics: The Role of the Endodontic Triad
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2016
Expiration Date: 8/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: John A. Khademi, DDS, MS, Michael Trudeau, DDS, Pushpak Narayana, MDS, Robby M. Rabi, DMD, Steven D. Baerg, DMD

Article CE LogoJohn A. Khademi, DDS, MS, et al talk about the importance of image-guided endodontics as a new minimally invasive and directed approach to care.

Immediate Loading of Short Dental Implants: A Case Report (#212)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2017
Expiration Date: 8/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 315
Faculty: Eduardo Anitua, MD, DDS, PhD

Red CE LogoEduardo Anitua, DDS, MD, PhD, discusses the predictability of immediate loading of short implants, and presents a clinical case involving the restoration of a missing tooth with a single-unit short implant with immediate loading and a 9-year follow up. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The use of plasma-rich growth factors (PRGF) for bone regeneration in an extraction socket
  • A technique for placement of a short implant and immediate loading in a maxillary molar extraction site.

Immediately Loading Dental Implants: Doing It Right for Long-Term Success
Credit Hours: 3 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $60.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 5/1/2016
Expiration Date: 5/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Charles D. Schlesinger, DDS

Article CE LogoCharles D. Schlesinger, DDS, presents detailed information on how the clinician can achieve greater success when placing immediately loaded implants.

Implant Overdentures: Guidelines for Immediate Loading
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2016
Expiration Date: 8/1/2019
Faculty: Michael D. Scherer, DMD, MS

Article CE LogoMichael D. Scherer, DMD, MS, presents guidelines for surgical and restorative procedures necessary to immediately place implants for the purposes of converting a complete denture into an overdenture.

Implant Restorations in the Aesthetic Zone: Function, Biology, and Aesthetics
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2017
Expiration Date: 8/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Todd R. Schoenbaum, DDS

Article CE LogoTodd R. Schoenbaum, DDS, discusses a scientific approach to the challenge of restoring implants in the aesthetic zone.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Infant Upper Lip-Tie Laser Release: Case Reports (#215)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2017
Expiration Date: 11/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 135, 430
Faculty: Robert Levin, DDS

Red CE LogoRobert Levine, DDS; Martin Kaplan, DMD; Peter Vitruk, PhD; and Joe Creech, DDS, discuss the clinical use of the CO2 laser in the treatment of a restricted upper lip frenum, or upper lip tie, in infant patients. Three case reports are presented. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The problems that can be caused by a restricted upper lip frenum in infants.
  • The clinical use of the CO2 laser in the treatment of a restricted upper lip frenum in infant patients. 

Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block Revisited
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2016
Expiration Date: 10/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 341
Faculty: James B. Brosnihan, DDS

Article CE LogoJames B. Brosnihan, DDS, provides a brief review and update on the inferior alveolar nerve block technique.

Locating Canals: Strategies, Armamentarium, and Techniques
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2017
Expiration Date: 2/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: Clifford J. Ruddle, DDS

Article CE LogoClifford J. Ruddle, DDS, presents useful tips on finding canals.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Making Local Anesthesia Delivery More Comfortable
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2016
Expiration Date: 11/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 340, 341
Faculty: Barry. F. McArdle, DMD

Article CE LogoBarry F. McArdle, DMD, reviews some of the latest advances in making local anesthesia delivery more comfortable.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Management of a Nontreatable Mandibular Anterior Tooth (#203)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2016
Expiration Date: 11/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 698, 704
Faculty: Ahmad Soolari, DMD, MS, Amin Soolari

Red CE LogoAhmad Soolari, DMD, MS, and Amin Soolari, BS, CDRT, describes the management of a severe bony defect following removal of a nontreatable mandibular anterior tooth and placement of a dental implant to re-establish function, aesthetics, and speech. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Interdisciplinary management of a severe bony defect in the anterior mandible.
  • Specific treatment to re-establish function, aesthetics and speech after removal of a nontreatable mandibular anterior tooth.

Management of Peri-Implant Diseases (#202)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2016
Expiration Date: 10/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 490, 496
Faculty: Amit Patel, BDS, MSc, MClinDent

Red CE LogoAmit Patel, BDS, MSc, presents the basic characteristics of periodontitis, peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis, and discusses diagnostic indicators of peri-implant disease, supportive maintenance of healthy peri-implant tissues, and treatment of peri-implantitis. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The etiology, signs, and symptoms of peri-implant diseases.
  • The requirements for the prevention of peri-implant mucositis, and treatment protocols for peri-implantitis.

Multidisciplinary Management of Oligodontia in the Adolescent (#200)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 8/1/2016
Expiration Date: 8/1/2019
Faculty: David Forlano, DDS, Kristen Forlano

Red CE LogoDavid Forlano, DDS, and Kristen Forlano discuss the genetic condition of oligodontia and present a clinical case describing the 5-year multidisciplinary treatment of a 12-year-old patient who presented with this condition. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The definition, prevalence, etiology, and system connection of oligodontia.
  • A multidisciplinary treatment approach for an adolescent patient with oligodontia.

Overdenture Design to Maximize Stability and Function
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2017
Expiration Date: 2/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 670
Faculty: Timothy Kosinski, DDS

Article CE LogoTimothy F. Kosinski, DDS, covers key considerations when prescribing and delivering implant overdentures.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

PRF as a Barrier Membrane in Guided Bone Regeneration (#216)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2017
Expiration Date: 12/1/2020
Faculty: Richard J. Miron, DDS, MSc, PhD

Red CE LogoThis article discusses the clinical relevance of using platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) as a barrier membrane and examines the biological and clinical advantages and disadvantages of combining PRF over or under a standard collagen barrier membrane for routine guided bone regeneration procedures. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The clinical relevance of using platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) as a barrier membrane.
  • The advantages and disadvantages of combining PRF over or under a standard collagen barrier membrane for routine guided bone regeneration procedures.

Prospectively Engineered Implant Placement
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2017
Expiration Date: 4/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 670
Faculty: Joseph J. Massad, DDS, David R. Cagna, DMD, MS, David W Wong, DMD, DMSc, Swati Ahuja, BDS, MDS

Article CE LogoJoseph J. Massad, DDS; David Wong, DDS; Russell A. Wicks, DDS, MS; Swati Ahuja, BDS, MDS; and David R. Cagna, DMD, MS; share a case report involving a fixed detachable prosthesis.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Rehabilitation of Worn Dentition Using Adhesive and Implant Dentistry (#198)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2016
Expiration Date: 6/1/2019
Faculty: Abdi Sameni, DDS, Ali Borzabadi-Farahani, DDS, MScD, Alireza Moshaverinia, DDS, MS, PhD

Red CE LogoThis clinical report describes the full-mouth rehabilitation of a patient with a worn dentition caused by nocturnal bruxism, utilizing a combination of adhesive and implant dentistry. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Factors in the clinical management of worn dentition.
  • A clinical technique for treating worn dentition using adhesive and implant dentistry.

Removable Prosthetics: Bad Attachments or Bad Design?
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2016
Expiration Date: 2/1/2019
Faculty: Edward R. Kusek, DDS

Article CE LogoEdward R. Kusek, DDS, discusses implant fixture and abutment considerations.

Restoration of a Lateral Incisor With Dens Invaginatus (#207)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2017
Expiration Date: 3/1/2020
Faculty: Plinio Mendes Senna, MSc, DDS

Red CE LogoPlinio Mendes Senna, DDS, PhD; Emmanuel João Nogueira Leal da Silva, DDS, PhD; Ricardo Guimarães de Carvalho, DDS; and Luciano Ribeiro Corrêa Netto, DDS; report a case involving a teenage patient with a maxillary lateral incisor malformed by dens invaginatus. Aesthetic restoration of the tooth was achieved using a gingiva-shaded composite. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Types, frequency, and morphologic variations of dens invaginatus.
  • A technique for aesthetically restoring a maxillary lateral incisor malformed by dens invaginatus.

Screw-Retained Versus Cement-Retained Restorations: Aesthetic Zone Options
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2017
Expiration Date: 1/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 692
Faculty: Chandur P.K. Wadhwani, DDS, MSD, Todd R. Schoenbaum, DDS

Article CE LogoTodd R. Schoenbaum, DDS, and Chandur P. K. Wadhwani, DDS, MDS, focus on the screw-retained versus cement-retained restorative option in the aesthetic zone.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Selecting Ideal Materials for Full-Mouth Rehabilitation
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2016
Expiration Date: 4/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 691
Faculty: Mike Malone, DDS

Article CE LogoMike Malone, DDS, discusses the importance of proper dental material selection to achieve optimal outcomes.

Seven Protective Reflexes Every Dentist Should Know (#196)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 4/1/2016
Expiration Date: 4/1/2019
Faculty: Jason R. Flores, RN, DDS

Red CE LogoJason R. Flores, RN, DDS, discusses 7 protective reflexes that patients may demonstrate when undergoing dental treatment. Reflex mechanisms and preventive/management techniques for complications caused by these reflexes are discussed. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Seven protective reflexes that patients may demonstrate when undergoing dental treatment.
  • The mechanisms of these reflexes, as well as preventive and management techniques clinicians can use to avoid or address complications caused by these reflexes..

Severe Xerostomia Secondary to Anticholinergic Drug Therapy: Case Report (#206)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2017
Expiration Date: 2/1/2020
Faculty: Ronald S. Brown, DDS, MS

Red CE LogoRonald S. Brown, DDS, MS; Bridgette H. Rhodes, DDS; Marianne S. Siewe, DDS; and Terri Jones Matthews, DDS; share a case of severe dry mouth in an 83-year-old female patient taking oxybutynin for urinary incontinence. The oral side effects of anticholinergic drug therapy and the dental management of the patient are discussed. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The oral side effects of anticholinergic drug therapy.
  • The dental management of patients with oral side effects of anticholinergic drug therapy.

Single Versus Multiple Endodontic File Use
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2016
Expiration Date: 12/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 074
Faculty: John West, DDS, MSD

Article CE LogoJohn West, DDS, MSD, discusses how single file use protocol can make clinical work more efficient and less stressful for the doctor.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Single-Unit Cement-Retained Implant Restorations (#210)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2017
Expiration Date: 6/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 695
Faculty: Alireza Moshaverinia, DDS, MS, PhD, Todd R. Schoenbaum, DDS, Richard G. Stevenson, DDS

Red CE LogoTodd R. Schoenbaum, DDS; Richard G. Stevenson, DDS; and Alireza Moshaverinia, DDS, MS, PhD, discuss single-unit cement-retained implant crowns, the evidence justifying their use, and protocols and techniques that minimize complications. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Clinical indications for the use of single-unit cement-retained implant restoration.
  • Protocols and techniques that minimize complications for single-unit cement-retained implant restorations.

Small-Diameter Implants: A Treatment Consideration for the Maxillary Edentulous Patient (#167)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2013
Expiration Date: 11/1/2018
Faculty: Brian Jackson, DDS

Red CE LogoBrian J. Jackson, DDS, discusses the use of small-diameter implants to assist in the retention and stability of a maxillary complete overdenture. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Principles for incorporating small-diameter implants (SDIs) into the treatment of the maxillary edentulous patient.
  • A treatment technique for using SDIs to assist in the retention and stability of a maxillary complete overdenture.

Subjective Interpretation Pitfalls With Paper Markings
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2017
Expiration Date: 7/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 184
Faculty: Robert B. Kerstein, DMD

Article CE LogoRobert B. Kerstein, DMD, talks about what all clinicians should know about to the the subjective interpretation of articulation paper markings.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Successful and Predictable Custom Complete Dentures
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2016
Expiration Date: 3/1/2019
Faculty: Tony Daher, DDS, MSEd

Article CE LogoTony Daher, DDS, MSEd, et al describe a step-by-step protocol for state-of-the-art custom denture fabrication.

Surgical Techniques to Increase Bone Augmentation Success
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2015
Expiration Date: 11/1/2018
Faculty: Randolph R. Resnik, DMD,MDs

Article CE LogoRandy R. Resnik, DMD, MDS, covers advantages and disadvantages of the various bone grafting options available today.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

System-Based Endodontics: Does Your Gutta-Percha Master Cone Fit?
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 9/1/2016
Expiration Date: 9/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: Clifford J. Ruddle, DDS

Article CE LogoClifford J. Ruddle, DDS, discusses how system-based endodontics has now become a clinical reality.

Technology to Control Excessive Occlusal Contact Force:
Enhancing Implant Restoration Longevity
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2016
Expiration Date: 1/1/2019
Faculty: Christopher J Stevens, DDS

Article CE LogoChristopher J. Stevens, DDS, centers a discussion on principles of occlusion and aesthetics as related to implant dentistry.

The “Reservoir Restorative” Revolution
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Expiration Date: 7/1/2019
Faculty: John C. Comisi, DDS

Article CE LogoJohn C. Comisi, DDS, explores the factors behind direct dental restorative failures and the methods that can improve results.

The Expanding Role of Vital Pulp Therapy
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 6/1/2016
Expiration Date: 6/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 074
Faculty: Martin Trope, DMD

Article CE LogoMartin Trope, DMD, discusses how to avoid the need for all out root canal treatment when exposures or near exposures of the pulp occur.

The Importance of Vital Signs (#204)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2016
Expiration Date: 12/1/2019
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 737, 742
Faculty: Jason R. Flores, RN, DDS

Red CE LogoJason R. Flores, RN, DDS, presents the 4 common vital signs, their accepted normal limits, explanation of the numerical values, and reasons for changing values in the dental setting. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The 4 common vital signs, their accepted normal limits, and their numerical values.
  • Reasons for changing values of vital signs in the dental setting.

The Lazarus Bone Graft: Revitalizing Allogenic Bone Blocks
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2016
Expiration Date: 11/1/2019
Faculty: Craig M. Misch, DDS, MDS

Article CE LogoCraig M. Misch, DDS, MDS, discusses bone grafting procedures.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

The Relationship Between Periodontics and Cardiovascular Disease (#193)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2016
Expiration Date: 1/1/2019
Faculty: Ronald S. Brown, DDS, MS, Alison Glascoe, DDS, Motshabi Makhene, DDS

Red CE LogoAlison Glascoe, DDS, MS; Ronald Brown, DDS, MS; and Motshabi Makhene, DDS; discuss the relationship between oral health and systemic health, specifically the relationship between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • What is periodontal medicine.
  • Current state of the medical and dental literature regarding the association between periodontal disease and hypertension, atherosclerotic diseases, metabolic syndrome, and obesity.

The Root Membrane Concept: In the Zone With the “Triangle of Bone”
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/1/2017
Expiration Date: 10/1/2020
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 690
Faculty: Scott D Ganz, DMD

Article CE LogoScott D. Ganz, DMD; Isaac Tawil, DDS, MS; and Miltiadis E. Mitsias, DDS, MSc, PhD, discuss important treatment planning considerations in implant dentistry.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

The Single-Stage Implant Procedure: Science or Convenience? (#195)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 3/1/2016
Expiration Date: 3/1/2019
Faculty: Dale R. Rosenbach, DMD, MS Upon

Red CE LogoDale R. Rosenbach, DMD, MS, addresses the question of whether there is a strong clinical rationale for immediate implant abutment placement. The risks and benefits of delayed implant abutment placement versus immediate abutment placement are reviewed. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • If there is a strong clinical rationale for immediate implant abutment placement (IAP).
  • The risks and benefits of delayed implant abutment placement versus IAP.

The Use of 3-D Imaging is Changing: Endodontic Diagnoses and Treatments
Credit Hours: 1 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $20.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Expiration Date: 7/1/2019
Faculty: Manor Haas, DDS

Article CE LogoManor Haas, DDS, discusses how 3-D cone beam imaging is altering endodontic treatments.

TMD Rediscovered: A New Paradigm, Part 1 (#179)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 10/31/2014
Expiration Date: 10/31/2018
Faculty: Lawrence Gottesman, DDS

Red CE LogoLawrence Gottesman, DDS, describes a supportive literary review presenting arthritis of the TMJ and other joints as an infectious disease. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Evidence-based support for arthritis of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) as an infectious disease.
  • Elements of inflammation as a vascular event that damages blood vessels supporting the TMJ.

TMD Rediscovered: A New Paradigm, Part 2 (#180)
Credit Hours: 3 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $60.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2014
Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Faculty: Lawrence Gottesman, DDS

Red CE LogoDr. Gottesman builds upon the information presented in part one to provide a solid diagnostic investigative clinical protocol for temporomandibular disorders. This article is peer reviewed and available for 3 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The key elements in the clinical diagnosis of temporomandibular disorder (TMD).
  • A diagnostic investigative clinical protocol for TMD.

Tonsillar Squamous Cell Carcinoma: An Additional Consideration for Atypical Glossodynia (#199)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Expiration Date: 7/1/2019
Faculty: Sonali Rathore, BDS, MS, John Svirsky, DDS, Med, Bhavik Desai, DMD, PhD

Red CE LogoSonali Rathore, BDS, MS; John Svirsky, DDS, Med; and Bhavik Desai, DMD, PhD; describe a patient presenting with unilateral tongue burning who was previously misdiagnosed with burning mouth syndrome. The final diagnosis was poorly differentiated tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Clinical information on burning mouth syndrome and tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma (SCC).
  • Diagnostic criteria for tonsillar SCC versus burning mouth syndrome.

Tooth Resorption: The “Black Hole” of Dentistry
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 12/1/2015
Expiration Date: 12/1/2018
Faculty: Lisa Germain, DDS

Article CE LogoLisa Germain, DDS, presents a discussion on the diagnosis and treatment of patients presenting with tooth resorption.

This CE activity was not developed in accordance with AGD PACE or ADA CERP Standards. CEUs for this activity will not be accepted by the AGD for MAGD/FAGD credit.

Types of Endodontic Lesions: Clinical Considerations (#218)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 2/1/2018
Expiration Date: 2/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 070
Faculty: Lisa Germain, DDS

Red CE LogoThis article discusses the different types and etiologies of endodontic lesions, as well as clinical considerations clinicians should bear in mind when determining treatment options. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The different types and etiologies of endodontic lesions.
  • Clinical considerations clinicians should bear in mind when determining treatment options.

Vital Pulp Therapy in Primary Teeth: An Update (#197)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 5/1/2016
Expiration Date: 5/1/2019
Faculty: Lance Kisby, DMD

Red CE LogoLance Kisby, DMD examines the rapidly changing materials, concepts, and techniques in pulp therapy for primary teeth. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The history of primary teeth pulp management.
  • Recent advances in the materials and techniques used in primary teeth pulp management.

Vitamin B12 and Dentistry (#191)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 11/1/2015
Expiration Date: 11/1/2018
Faculty: Ronald S. Brown, DDS, MS, Iris Morton, DDS, MS

Red CE LogoIris Morton, DDS, MS, and Ronald S. Brown, DDS, MS, discuss vitamin B12 patient care and the pathophysiology related to the oral manifestations of vitamin B12 serum values. Issues of particular importance to clinical dentistry are addressed. This article is peer-reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • Dental concerns related to vitamin B12.
  • The pathophysiology related to oral manifestations of vitamin B12 serum values.

What is Bioactive Dentistry? A Review (#217)
Credit Hours: 2 Viewing Format(s): View Text View PDF Fee: $40.00 Purchase / Take Exam
Effective Date: 1/1/2018
Expiration Date: 1/1/2021
Applicable AGD Subject Code(s): 250
Faculty: Olivia Dworkin, BS, MS, Gerard Kugel, DMD, MS, PhD, Cheen Loo, BDS, DMD, MPH, PhD

Red CE LogoThis article discusses the definition of bioactive dental materials and analyzes products that claim to possess bioactivity. Three brief case reports using bioactive restorative materials are presented. This article is peer reviewed and available for 2 hours of CE credit.

Learning Objectives:
After participating in this CE activity, the individual will learn:

  • The definition of bioactive dental materials.
  • Current dental materials that possess or claim to possess bioactivity.

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