Should We Be Asking More From Our Composites?
A Look at Modern Resin Technology for Improved Longevity
CE Quiz available after the Program Evaluation is completed
1 CE CreditCredits
May 21, 2020Released
May 21, 2023Expires
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With more than 30 years of regular use in dentistry, composites have revealed some inherent characteristics that have affected outcome success. The most substantiated concerns with resin restorations include micro-leakage, strength and recurrent decay. But tissue response, polish stability, and bioactivity are all qualities that should be considered in any restorative material. In this 1-hour webinar, Dr. Jeff Horowitz will explore a new approach to resin technology that addresses many of the recognized shortcomings of traditional composites.
- Recognize the sources of composite resin failures
- Understand bioactivity as it relates to dental restorative products
- Learn about giomer technology and what it means for improving success
- Course Fee: Free
- Credits: Catapult Education designates this continuing education activity for 1 credit
- Method: Self-Instructional
- Audience: General Dentists
- AGD Subject Code: 250
Meet the instructor
Jeff Horowitz, DMD
Dr. Jeff Horowitz is a self proclaimed CE "Junkie" whether he is teaching or taking, education is key to the success of any practice. His special interests include treatment of sleep disorders and cosmetic smile rehabilitation.
Dr. Jeff Horowitz, a native of Old Bridge, New Jersey, completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Pittsburgh and earned his DMD degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Upon graduation he completed a general practice residency at the Mountainside Hospital in Montclair, NJ.
In 1992, Dr. Horowitz founded the Carolina Center for Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry, a multi-disciplinary group practice in the Conway/Myrtle Beach, SC area. His main interests include cosmetic smile rehabilitation, complex restorative cases, treatment of sleep disordered breathing, orthodontics and TMJ disorders.
Dr. Horowitz has earned fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry where he is actively involved as a past-president and delegate for South Carolina. He also serves as a mentor at the prestigious Kois Center for Advanced Dental Studies, a key opinion leader/lecturer for the Catapult Education, and an instructor for Sleep Group Solutions. His affiliations include the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Orthodontic Society, the American Dental Association, the American Association of Dental Sleep Medicine, the Carolina Sleep Society, American Equilibration Society, and the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain.
Dr. Horowitz has been featured in regional print and television news media and lectures throughout the U.S. on sleep and multi-disciplinary dentistry, engaging audiences in a personalized style.
Catapult Education, LLC is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
Approved PACE Program Provider. FAGD/MAGD Credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. 6/1/16 to 5/31/20. Provider ID 306446.
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