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Virtual Dontics American Eagle InstrumentsThe Future is Now!
Elevating Patient Care and Clinician Comfort
With Advanced Hand Instrumentation Options
Presenter: Karen Siebert, BSDH, MA

CE Credits: 2 Live Interactive CEU
Cost: FREE

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Course Description: A live, interactive, webinar geared toward the dentist, dental hygienist, and dental assistant.

What if...
You or your team never has to sharpen again? What if composite stayed in the prep instead of stuck on the instrument?

XP Technology offers practitioners new ways to increase hand scaling precision and comfort for the clinician as well as the patient. Learn how hand scaler metallurgy and instrument design have evolved and can positively influence treatment delivery and patient outcomes.

This course is designed to give you a chance to explore a new technology in hand instruments as well as review ans strengthen your understanding of basic and advanced instrumentation techniques and ergonomic principles.

This course will challenge your thinking about instruments and the role they play in quality patient care and clinician confidence.

Audience: This live, interactive course has been especially developed for dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants in all practice settings.

Learning Objectives:
Distinguish the metallurgic properties of various hand instruments.
  • Recognize hand instruments as a class I medical device.
  • Consider the principles of instrument maintenance.
  • Perceive the benefits of sharpen-free XP Technology modified scaling technique.
  • Discuss periodontal disease treatment scenarios utilizing advanced hand instrumentation techniques.
  • Implement time management strategies with optimal return on investment.

Faculty: Karen Siebert, BSDH, MA; is the Director of Clinical Education for American Eagle Instruments. Formerly a clinical instructor and adjunct faculty at the College of Lake County in Waukegan, Illinois for eight years, Karen taught courses in general and oral pathology and the dental hygiene process of care for patients presenting with medical concerns/special needs. She is a 1985 graduate of the University of Ioway, BSDH, and the University of Illinois Springfield with a MA in Educational Leadership in 2012. Prior to finding her passion in dental hygiene education, Karen practiced clinically, implementing non-surgical periodontal programs and managing dental hygiene departments in two practices.

Karen is a member of Careerfusion, ADHA, OSAP, and ADEA. Volunteer positions have included state membership chair for IDHA and screening co-chair for the Northern Illinois Oral Cancer Foundation.

Faculty Disclosure: This free Virtual Dontics CE course is made possible through the continued support of American Eagle Instruments. Karen Siebert, BSDH, MA; is the Director of Clinical Education for American Eagle Instruments.
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