Dentistry From the Outside In
1/4 CE CreditCredits
November 1, 2023Released
November 1, 2026Expires
Dental composite materials continue to improve,
and using the latest curing technology can further
unlock their potential.
- Gain an understanding of the benefits and drawbacks of bulk fill dental composites
- Discover how curing laser technology works and the efficiencies it can add to restorative dental procedures
- Course Fee: Free
- Credits: Catapult Education designates this continuing education activity for 1/4 credit
- Method: Self-Instructional
- Audience: General Dentist
- AGD Subject Code: 010, 250
Meet the Author
John Flucke, DDS
Dr. John Flucke is in private practice in Lee’s Summit, Missouri where he spends four days per week in direct patient care. He also serves as Technology Editor for Dental Products Report magazine as well as Chief Dental Editor where he writes, edits, and does video demos of products featured in his “Technology Evangelist’ columns. Doctor Flucke has one of the most popular dental blogs on the Internet “Ramblings of Dentistry’s Technology Evangelist” featuring daily updates on technology in healthcare and technology in general. The site has over 2 million unique page views. He lectures extensively on all aspects of clinical dentistry as well as technology in dentistry and has been featured at every major dental meeting in the U.S. and international locations as well.
Dr. Flucke uses technology in every aspect of his practice and personal life; pushing himself to constantly be on the leading edge. He loves testing, and breaking, the latest gear he can get his hands on. He lives his life by the motto “you can’t have too many toys”. He consults with manufacturers helping with development of techniques, technologies, and products which allows him to see things from the “duct tape and zip tie stage” all the way through to the completed item.
Dr. Flucke’s passion is “Technology that Improves Patient Outcomes” and he is always working to create or to help create products and techniques that allow patients a better quality of life. He is a past president of the Greater Kansas City Dental Society as well as serving as the Missouri State Peer Review Chairman.
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Approved PACE Program Provider. FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 6/1/20 to 5/31/24. Provider ID 306446.
Catapult Education delivers clinically relevant continuing dental education programs which address the needs and preferences of our audience and provides them with the knowledge and confidence to integrate new techniques, practice management and treatment options into their respective practices. Catapult Education is committed to ensuring the content quality, objectivity and scientific integrity of all continuing education courses. Instructors are advised to support clinical recommendations with scientific research-supported data whenever possible and to disclose any conflict of interest between them and any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this CE activity. Instructors are advised, where appropriate and if relevant to the subject matter of the presentation, to mention a variety of different product choices so as to present a balanced view of all therapeutic options available and promote improvements in oral healthcare free from commercial bias.