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Browse our International Study Club Q&A video content by selecting a category to the left.  Individual videos may be purchased to stream for $20 each.  We highly recommend you consider joining Gordon Christensen's International Study Club!  Each year, you receive 52 NEW Q&A videos on current controversial topics, as well as have access to all past Q&A videos.  

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Are cordless prophy handpieces better than corded ones?

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Are custom trays any better than stock trays for fixed prostheses?

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Are full-crown preps different for zirconia, lithium disilicate, or zirconia-based crowns?

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Are in-office milled crowns as adequate as lab-made crowns?

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Are liners or bases really needed?

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Are low-cost diamond burs as efficient as higher cost ones?

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Are post and core and build-ups really necessary?

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Are there benefits to laser-cut tooth preps?

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Are there methods to simplify color determination for crowns?

Color selection should be quick and easy!  

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Are there some advantages for scanning tooth preparations instead of making elastomer impressions?

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Articaine vs. Lidocaine?

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Can an exposed crown margin be covered with gingiva?

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Can we overcome the clinical challenges of zirconia crowns?

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Can you cure resin cement through IPS e.max or zirconia?

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Do I need an electric handpiece?

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Do tooth preparations done with a laser resemble those cut with a bur?

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How are current impression materials comparing with scanning?

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How do bonding agents compare and is one better than the other?

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How do margins fit on scanned and milled crowns?

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How do the various brands of glutaraldehyde desensitizer/disinfectants compare?

There are many glutaraldehyde desensitizer/disinfectants products to choose from, how do they compare?

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How serious are cracks in teeth?

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How should crowns be categorized?

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In the evolution of single crowns, which is best?

In this interview with Gordon and Dr. Jack Coakley, a PCC Mentor and dental colleague, we discuss the many changes in materials used for single crowns and how we determine which to use and where. Whic...

Is lithium disilicate negatively influenced by sandblasting or making an endodontic access hole?

Every material reacts differently.  What happens with lithium disilicate when you sandblast or make an endo access hole?

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Is salvaging a lingual crack different from salvaging a facial crack?

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Is there a good alternative for stainless steel crowns?

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Is there a simple way to determine the severity of a tooth crack?

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Should bonding agents be used on crowns when using self-etching cements?

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Should scanning and milling restorations chairside be delegated to staff?

New technologies are being introduced into the dental profession!  How do you best incorporate scanning and milling into your practice?

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Tissue management - gold standard

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What are the characteristics to look for when getting a scanner?

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What are the main reasons for inadequate fixed prosthodontic impressions?

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What does cementing restorations mean? What is the difference between luting and bonding restorations?

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What is a 3D printer, and should you be getting one?

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What is a translucent zirconia?

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What is AlloDerm?

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What is easy and difficult when scanning crown preps?

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What is the best sequence of steps when placing a liner or base?

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What is the best technique for cementing Lithium Disilicate restorations?

How do you ensure your lithium disilicate restorations have adequate retention?

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What is the best technique for cementing zirconia restorations?

We constantly receive questions from doctors asking, "Why did my zirconia crown/bridge come off?". Gordon discusses why you may experience this problem and recommends how to overcome it.

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What is the best technique for finishing and polishing zirconia or lithium disilicate restorations?

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What is the best way to explain a complex treatment plan to a patient?

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What is the current definition of an onlay? Will third-party payers pay for onlays?

Do you know the current definition of an onlay, according to third-party payment plans?  

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What is the difference between self-adhesive and self-etch resin cements?

This is a confusing subject!  Which techniques and products are best for strength, longevity, or sensitivity issues?

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What is the least problematic abutment for single-tooth replacement implants?

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What is the most used abutment for single tooth replacement implants?

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What is the significance of fluoride release in dental cements?

Which cements release fluoride?  In which clinical situations is this a desirable characteristic?

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When are crowns potentially better than veneers?

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Where should I send my handpieces for repair?

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Which are best? Custom or stock trays for removable pros impressions?

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