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 Anterior Resin Infiltration: A Minimally Invasive Treatment Option for Enamel Caries and Cosmetic Defects (ce634) - Introduction

Anterior Resin Infiltration: A Minimally Invasive Treatment Option for Enamel Caries and Cosmetic Defects

COURSE NUMBER: 634

Jeanette MacLean, DDS, DABPD, FAPPD

Credit Hours:

1.5 Hour(s)

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Unsightly congenital enamel defects and acquired white spot lesions can be troublesome for many patients. Historically, these blemishes have been treated with invasive and costly fillings, resin bondings, and veneers. Resin infiltration can...

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Overview

Unsightly congenital enamel defects and acquired white spot lesions can be troublesome for many patients. Historically, these blemishes have been treated with invasive and costly fillings, resin bondings, and veneers. Resin infiltration can arrest incipient carious lesions as well as improve or even completely reverse the appearance of congenital enamel defects and white spot lesions, while preserving tooth structure and repairing the patient’s natural enamel.

  • Intended Audience:

    Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, Dental Assistant Students

  • Date Course Online:

    Dec 7, 2020

  • Last Revision Date:

    NA

  • Course Expiration Date:

    Dec 6, 2023

  • Cost:

    Free

  • Method:

    Self-instructional

  • AGD Subject Code(s):

    250

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:


  • Describe the evidence for using resin infiltration.
  • Review informed consent, coding, and billing for resin infiltration.
  • Describe the case selection, materials, and clinical protocol for resin infiltration.

Disclaimers

  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.
  • Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice.  Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.

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Author(s)

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • Dr. MacLean received compensation from the Procter & Gamble Company for creating this course.
Jeanette MacLean | dentalcare.com CE author

Jeanette MacLean

DDS, DABPD, FAPPD

Dr. Jeanette MacLean is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, owner of Affiliated Children’s Dental Specialists in Glendale, Arizona, and mother of two. She re...

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