Online CE & Webinars

CE – Everybody needs it and here is a fast and convenient way to pick some up.  We’re working with some big names in dentistry to provide you with relevant restorative techniques that will help you fulfill your CE requirements.  And, the best part is that they’re offered at little or no cost to you!  Also, you will find informative webinars to help improve your technique.  Bookmark this page and check back often to see new courses.

CE & Webinars

Live! One-on-One Web Based Training

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

Schedule a live streaming video session with one of our top product specialists!

If you have technique questions on Garrison products like:

  • How to do back-to-back Class II restorations
  • Tips and tricks for easier ring placement
  • Improving contacts with Tofflemire-style matrices

Or, if you want to see a new Garrison product demonstrated such as:

  • Interproximal finishing and IPR with FitStrips
  • Easy wide preps with the new Composi-Tight 3D Fusion Wide Prep ring
  • Simplified composite finishing and polishing with Rally

You can schedule a live one-on-one session at your lunchtime, or anytime you have a half hour available in your schedule. Just be sure to schedule your session at least a couple days in advance.

 

To schedule your session, simply email Rich at rmarkules@garrisondental.com or call him at 888-437-0032 extension 261.

Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques - CE webinar

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

Register here: Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques

This live webinar titled, "Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques" is an hour long CE event intended to help clinicians and assistants tackle more challenging restorations. A combination of slides and typodont demonstrations utilizing a sectional matrix system will be used. Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions.

Objectives

At the end of the course, the clinician will understand:

  • The challenges that can make restoring MODs difficult and how to properly go about restoring this type of case
  •  How the clinician can prepare and restore a wide prep in a few simple steps, even when missing a cusp
  •  Why back-to-back restorations are difficult to restore with a sectional matrix and the best practices for restoring this specific case
  •  How to handle multiple restorations

Details

When: Tuesday, September 25th, 2018, 8:00pm EST

One (1) hour of CE lecture credit will be provided upon successful completion of the course. This includes the live webinar lecture session, a course evaluation, and a learning objectives quiz.

This course is free, but you are required to register in advance.*

AGD subject code 250

No required prerequisites

Your Instructor

Kevin Walburg is a 19-year veteran of the dental industry.  He has held numerous positions over those years and has been instrumental in the continued advancement of sectional matrix systems.  Kevin has traveled extensively providing hands-on training regarding these systems to thousands of clinicians in the United States and Europe.  He is currently employed by Garrison Dental Solutions where he serves as the Continuing Education Coordinator and a key member of the management team.  Kevin resides in Grand Haven, Michigan.

 

This program is provided by Garrison Dental Solutions.

 

*Garrison Dental Solutions cancellation and refund policy: if for any reason you need to cancel your registration, you may do so at any time before the event's scheduled date and time following the instructions on your registration confirmation email. Free CE credit courses are not eligible for refunds.

Blue View™ Matrix techniques for Class II, III, IV, V and Diastema Closure

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

This webinar provided by Garrison Dental Solutions titled, “Blue View™ Matrix techniques for Class II, III, IV, V and Diastema Closure” is an informal, non-CE, hour long event intended to give clinicians an understanding of the recommended uses for a variety of Blue View matrix products. Pinch™ Matrices, Cervical Matrices and VariStrip™ Anterior Matrix Strips will be shown. A combination of case slides and typodont demonstrations will provide usage tips for each product. Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions. 

This event is recommended for clinicians who wish to see how these materials function and how their unique properties might benefit their practice. 

Topics Covered: 
• Class II’s using a combination of Pinch™ Matrices and sectional matrices 
• Class III, IV and Diastema Closure cases with VariStrip™ 
• Simplifying Class V restorations with Blue View™ Cervical Matrix 

Webinar link: Blue View™ Matrix techniques for Class II, III, IV, V and Diastema Closure

How to Ace the Class II Section of Your Board Exam

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

“How to Ace the Class II Section of Your Board Exam" is an informal, one-hour webinar demonstrating each component contained in Garrison's Student Board Kit. The kit is designed to provide a simple and effective technique to restore a Class II preparation with excellent contact and contour. Live streaming video demonstration and ample time for questions will ensure that attendees are comfortable with and ready to use their Garrison kit.

Topics we will cover:

  • Simplifying the preparation process
  • Selecting the correct matrix band, wedge, and ring
  • Important placement tips
  • Q & A

Webinar link: How to Ace the Class II Section of Your Board Exam

Maximize your auxiliaries to maximize your practice

Garrison Dental Solutions with Deb Kaser, EFDA, RDA, BS

 

This webinar provided by Garrison Dental Solutions titled, “Maximize your auxiliaries to maximize your practice” is an informal, non-CE, hour long event intended to help clinicians and assistants identify procedures and processes they can adopt to improve efficiency.  Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions.

Our guest presenter, Deb Kaser, EFDA, RDA, BS, was the EDFA Program Coordinator at Start State College in Ohio and an adjunct professor at Grand Rapids Community College.  In addition, her 20 years in private practice has given her a wealth of real-world experience in improving practice efficiency.

Topics Covered:
•    Engaged auxiliaries = A happy office!
•    Streamlining is the name of the game
•    Quick demo of Garrison products that your auxiliaries could be using
•    Increasing production!

This event is recommended for clinicians and expanded function dental assistants.

Webinar link: Maximize your auxiliaries to maximize your practice

Alternatives to Sectional Matrices for More Advanced Cases

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

This webinar provided by Garrison Dental Solutions titled, “Alternatives to Sectional Matrices for More Advanced Cases” is an informal, non-CE, hour long event intended to help clinicians and assistants tackle more challenging cases. Slides and live typodont demonstration combining various Tofflemire-style matrices will be used. These materials will be used in unique combinations to increase chairside efficiency while maintaining excellent results. Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions.

This event is recommended for clinicians and expanded duty dental assistants.

Topics that will be covered include:
• Retainerless Tofflemire alternatives
• Combining retainerless matrices AND sectionals for better results
• Placement tips and tricks for greater success

Webinar link: Alternatives to Sectional Matrices for More Advanced Cases

Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques with Dr. Derek Draft

Garrison Dental Solutions with Dr. Derek Draft

 

This webinar provided by Garrison Dental Solutions titled, “Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques with Dr. Derek Draft” is an informal, non-CE, hour long event intended to help clinicians and assistants tackle more challenging cases. A combination of slides and live typodont demonstrations utilizing the ALL NEW Garrison Composi-Tight 3D Fusion Sectional Matrix System will be used. Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions.

This event is recommended for clinicians or expanded duty dental assistants who are currently using a sectional matrix system and are ready to restore more challenging cases.

Topics that will be covered include:
• MOD’s
• Wide preps
• Back-to-back restorations
• Multiple restorations

Webinar link: Advanced Sectional Matrix Techniques with Dr. Derek Draft

Ask Garrison! Live Garrison Q & A

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

If you have any question regarding any Garrison product, now’s the time to ask! Send in your questions before or ask them live. We’ll have Garrison’s complete line-up of products and will answer your questions via live video stream demonstration.

Maybe you want to know…
• What do I do if my contact is too tight?
• What’s the difference between my old blue 3DXR rings and the new blue Composi-Tight 3D Fusion rings?
• What are some ways to avoid overhangs in my Class II’s?

If you’ve got a question about something, chances are, someone else has that same question so speak up and let us know. If your question is potentially technically challenging please email it to us, or include it on the registration page beforehand so we can be sure to get you the best possible answer. Then tune in live to be part of the discussion!

Webinar link: Ask Garrison! Live Q & A

Adjust and Polish Zirconia and Lithium Disilicate the eZr Way

Garrison Dental Solutions

 

This webinar titled, “Adjust and Polish Zirconia and Lithium Disilicate the eZr Way” provided by Garrison Dental Solutions is an informal, non-CE, 45 minute event intended to help clinicians understand the basic principles of adjusting and polishing these super-hard materials. The presentation will be a mix of slides and live demonstration utilizing the Garrison eZr™ Adjusting and Polishing Kit. Ample time will be allotted for the attendees to ask questions. If time allows, the Rally™ composite mini polishers will also be demonstrated.

This event is recommended for clinicians who would like a simple technique to achieve the best possible long-term results for their patients receiving these types of restorations.
 

Webinar link: Adjust and Polish Zirconia and Lithium Disilicate the eZr Way and Rally for Composite