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How Spear Study Club Saved One Doctor From Quitting Dentistry

Through Spear Study Club Dr. Kenneth Yost reignited his love and passion for dentistry, Spear Talk Highlight – Handling a Hostile...

By Kaitlyn Thompson on September 27, 2019

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Children Sleep Studies: A ‘Gold Standard’ in Need of Polishing

Even if a sleep study comes back ‘normal,' a child may still have a compromised airway.

By Jeffrey Rouse on September 26, 2019
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Occlusion & Wear
What Makes Muscles Hurt?
By Jim Mckee on September 24, 2019
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Practice Management
I am a Has-Been!
By Carl Steinberg on September 16, 2019
What Makes Muscles Hurt?
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What Makes Muscles Hurt?

When patients present with muscle pain, there may be reasons other than occlusal interferences that do not resolve with traditional therapy.

| 4 weeks ago
Dr. Jeff Lineberry Honored with Rick Canady Award at Spear Summit 2019
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Dr. Jeff Lineberry Honored with Rick Canady Award at Spear Summit 2019

The North Carolina-based member of Spear Visiting Faculty received the prestigious award for exemplifying the late Dr. Canady's passion for dental education...

| 1 month ago
5 Elements of the ‘Less is More’ Approach in Interdisciplinary Treatment
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5 Elements of the ‘Less is More’ Approach in Interdisciplinary Treatment

Like architecture and design, sometimes the simplest option is most effective in dentistry.

| 1 month ago
I am a Has-Been!
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I am a Has-Been!

Ever find yourself listening to 'the old guy' share lessons about dentistry? Dr. Steinberg explains what we can learn from the clinicians that have led...

| 1 month ago
Dr. Frank Spear Releases 3 New Occlusion Courses
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Dr. Frank Spear Releases 3 New Occlusion Courses

Designed to help clinicians eliminate confusion about occlusion, the Spear Online courses go in-depth on occlusal factors, concepts and assessment.

| 1 month ago
Drs. Kinzer, Rouse Take ‘Worn Dentition’ Into the Future
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Drs. Kinzer, Rouse Take ‘Worn Dentition’ Into the Future

Dr. Frank Spear, who began teaching 'Worn Dentition' a decade ago, will no longer be an instructor in the seminar — which his fellow Resident...

| 1 month ago
Tuesday Tip: The Leader as Coach – What I Learned From Jim Boneau
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Tuesday Tip: The Leader as Coach – What I Learned From Jim Boneau

Being an effective leader requires you to be a coach for your team to help them succeed on their path to high performance.

| 1 month ago
Bonding a Titanium Base to an Implant Abutment or Crown: Is There an Optimal Material and Technique
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Bonding a Titanium Base to an Implant Abutment or Crown: Is There an Optimal Material and Technique

It is critical to follow the manufacturers recommendations for implant abutments and crowns, but also to be aware of independent research.

| 1 month ago
11 New Webinars to Enhance Your Practice Management and Treatment Plans
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11 New Webinars to Enhance Your Practice Management and Treatment Plans

Missed our latest webinars? Watch their recordings now and grow your skills.

| 1 month ago
Invasive Cervical Root Resorption: The New Dental Epidemic?
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Invasive Cervical Root Resorption: The New Dental Epidemic?

Learn more about how to address invasive cervical root resorption, which is also known as 'extra-canal invasive root resorption,' and why recognition and...

| 1 month ago
Immediate Implant Placement in a Maxillary Molar site with a Personalized Healing Abutment
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Immediate Implant Placement in a Maxillary Molar site with a Personalized Healing Abutment

Learn a step-by-step technique for more confidence in your placement of a Straumann BLX implant with a personalized healing abutment fabricated with flowable...

| 1 month ago
Spear Talk Highlight – Handling a Hostile Team
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Spear Talk Highlight – Handling a Hostile Team

When you need advice on making a positive change in your team, turn to your colleagues on Spear Talk.

| 1 month ago