Ongoing and Potential Future Challenges of Dentistry
You will receive 1 credit(s) of continuing education credit upon successful completion of this course.

Dr. Gordon Christensen shares his views on critical issues that are changing the practice of dentistry today and are likely to continue to do so over the next 5-10 years.


*Note: $15 is the certification fee for this course.

Gordon Christensen, DDS
Gordon J. Christensen is Founder and Director of Practical Clinical Courses (PCC) and Senior Consultant for Clinicians Report (CR) in Utah. PCC is an international continuing education organization that provides courses and videos for all dental professionals. CR offers unbiased research on thousands of dental products.
Dr. Christensen has presented over 45,000 hours of continuing education throughout the world and has published many articles and books.

Gordon and Dr. Rella Christensen...
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Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participant should be able to do the following:

  1. Have a better understanding of the challenges that face dentistry today.

A look at the challenges that face denistry in the following areas:

  • Changes in Ethics
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Resin-based Composite vs. Amalgam in Class IIs
  • Off-shore Dental Laboratories
  • In-office and Laboratory CAD/CAM
  • The Change from "Need" to "Want" Dentistry
  • Digital Radiography and Cone Beam
  • Endodontic Therapy vs. Implants
  • "Sealing" Endo Cements
  • Periodontal Disease and Systemic Health
  • "Plastic" Orthodontics
  • Implants, Conventional and Small Diameter
  • Digital Impressions
  • Restoration of Adult Dental Caries
  • New Preventive Concepts
  • The Change from PFM to All-Ceramic Restorations


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Release date: September 24, 2012
Review date: January 1, 2016
Expiration date: December 31, 2018
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