Title: A NEW ERA OF BIOACTIVE GLASS RESTORATIVES
Date: Friday, August 21, 2020
Time: 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. CDT
Duration: 3 hours
RSVP by: August 14, 2020
Audience: Operatory dental professionals
CE: 3 Credits
Course Type: Lecture (Live Interactive)
This trio of experts have pioneered minimally invasive techniques and will share how to optimize the latest materials and techniques for the modern clinical practice. They will take participants through a tour of the mechanisms with supporting evidence underlying this revolution in dentistry. The major focus will be on getting the most use out of Glass Hybrids, Glass Ionomers, Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), strip crowns, remineralization materials and Hall crowns, for both dental caries and molar-incisor hypo-mineralization (MIH).
- Explain the caries process, caries risk assessment, and treatment options (including when to treat chemically and when to treat surgically).
- Propose to patients simple and effective strategies beyond brushing and flossing to prevent and control caries.
- Explain clinical indications, benefits, risks, proper handling and placement techniques of Glass restoratives, SDF, SMART, Hall crowns, and Strip crowns.
Jeremy Horst, DDS, PhD
is a pediatric dentist and scientist with a mission to decrease tooth decay. He is highly motivated to serve families in Sonoma County, which has the highest rate of childhood cavities in the region.
Jeanette MacLean, DDS, DABPD, FAAPD
is the owner of Affiliated Children’s Dental Specialists. Dr. MacLean has become an internationally recognized advocate and expert on minimally invasive dentistry, being featured in a New York Times article that brought national attention to treating cavities non-invasively using SDF.
Douglas A. Young DDS, EdD, MS, MBA
is a Professor Emeritus at the University of the Pacific where he is an educator in the field of minimally invasive dentistry and cariology. He was one of the founders of the CAMBRA (Caries Management By Risk Assessment) Coalition.