CA250/1 – Clear Aligner Treatment in Combination Cases

Online Course

Instructor: Dr. Barry Winnick This comprehensive course is designed to provide dental professionals with an advanced understanding in the integration of orthodontic and prosthetic techniques. Orthodontics and prosthetics play pivotal roles in restoring and enhancing dental function and aesthetics. This unique course aims to bridge the gap between these two disciplines, offering a holistic approach to patient care. By the end of this course, participants will have gained the knowledge and skills necessary to provide, patient-centered care through the seamless integration of orthodontic and prosthetic techniques.Upon completion of this course the participant will demonstrate the ability to:• Select the appropriate cases [...]

AM402 – Biomechanics in Everyday Orthodontics

Online Course

Instructor: Dr. Jim Prittinen The goal of this course is to present a mechanics system with emphasis on techniques that lead to treatment efficiency. Sequencing of treatment using the USDI protocol will be emphasized in this course not only when this protocol can be strictly adhered to, but also when deviations from the protocol are necessary. The goal of the course is not to present a "cookbook approach" to orthodontics but instead the goal is to enable the participant to understand what needs to be corrected at each stage of treatment.Efficient treatment starts with good bracket positioning. In this course, the [...]

T348 – The Diagnosis and Effective Treatment of TMJ Dysfunction

Online Course

Instructor: Dr. Grant Bowbeer The major cause of almost all TMJ dysfunction is an over closed vertical dimension causing excess pressure in the TMJ fossae when the teeth are in occlusion. This is usually due to the inadequate eruption of the lower posterior teeth.This course will examine effective TMJ diagnosis and TMJ treatment protocol. These treatment techniques will allow the rapid relief of TMJ symptoms within 6-8 weeks and usually a permanent relief of the entire TMJ problem within 4 to 12 months.This method of treating TMJ dysfunction works no matter how long the patient has had a TMJ dysfunction problem [...]

F320 – The Benefits of Orthopedic Appliances in Early Orthodontic Treatment

Online Course

Instructor: Dr. Bruce Gallant This course consist of review of previous seminars related to early orthodontic treatment. Emphasis is placed on the management of the more advanced orthopedic/functional appliances. Time is spent on the cephalometric analyses that are useful in orthopedic treatment. Doctors are instructed in the diagnosis and treatment of TMD in children and young adults.

CA400 – Treating Complex Orthodontic Cases with Clear Aligners

Online Course

Class II malocclusions represent one of the most frequent scenarios in which treatment with Clear Aligners can become challenging related to both number of trays needed and patient compliance. Correcting the AP at the beginning of treatment, when patients are most compliant, provides greater efficiencies, shorter treatment times, and long-term stability. This course will provide clinical evidence to support the many benefits of this Hybrid Approach when treating complex Aligner cases. Upon completion of this course the participant will demonstrate the ability to: Identify the benefits of obtaining a Class I Platform prior to clear aligner treatment Expand the number of [...]