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A Guide to Suture

Categories: Endodontics, Implant Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics

Author(s): F. Kyle Yip, DDS, MS, MD, Bach Le, DDS, MD, FICD, FACD

“Suturing” is a fundamental skill in dentistry but can be a very daunting and confusing topic for many dental providers. Gut suture or polytetra°uoroethylene (PTFE)? Square knot or surgeon’s knot?...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

External Apical Root Resorption

Categories: Orthodontics

Author(s): Hiroshi Ueno, DDS, MSD

External apical root resorption (EARR) is frequently observed during orthodontic treatment; it can require a pause or termination of the treatment in the patient’s best interest. If the root length...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Impacted Canines: Etiology, Diagnosis, and Management

Categories: CBCT, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Periodontics

Author(s): Christopher Canizares DMD, Laurance Jerrold DDS, JD, ABO

Impacted canines are frequently encountered in clinical practice and a common obstacle during routine orthodontic care. While canine impaction is multifactorial, the exact etiology is not always...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Clear Aligner Therapy and the Orthodontic-Restorative Interface

Categories: Orthodontics, Restorative Dentistry

Author(s): Jeffrey Briney

Clear aligner therapy improves esthetics during orthodontic care in comparison to fixed orthodontic appliances and standard removable appliances. In part due to this, the number of adults seeking...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Conserving Tooth Structure for Better Results and Other Pearls for Practicing

Categories: Orthodontics

Author(s): Gregori Kurtzman

The importance of preserving tooth structure and its connection to long-term clinical success. We will discuss: •Better crown preps and the importance of ferrule in the adhesive age •Removing...

ADA Credits: 1 | AGD Credits: 1 | Cost: $19.00