Solving Ten Major Challenges in Dentistry-2018

" Representing Ohio General Dentists "

Solving Ten Major Challenges in Dentistry-2018

Speaker: Gordon J. Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD

Ten Major Challenges in Dentistry-2018Controversies are present on numerous clinical topics, but there are solutions for many of them. Gordon provides answers for these challenges:

  • Inability to identify initial caries
  • Zirconia crowns coming off in service
  • Is bulk filling really working well?
  • When and how to use cone beam
  • Can zirconia be esthetic?
  • When to remove a tooth
  • The best methods to restore pediatric teeth
  • Overcoming the lingering recession and third-party payers
  • Which laser is useful and why
  • Are digital impressions better?
  • Which technologies should I get?

Learning Objectives:

  1. List ten clinical challenges facing dentists
  2. Identify potential solutions to ten clinical challenges
  3. Decide which of the challenges are most important to their practice
  4. Implement changes into their practices to overcome the challenges