This section offers a variety of FREE educational resources for students, such as in-depth case studies, case challenges, and real-world strategies. It also provides links to an extensive Media Library, student fundraising opportunities and special purchase opportunities at student pricing from Crest + Oral-B.
We, at Crest + Oral-B, look forward to a life-long relationship with you beginning as a student and continuing throughout your career.
Soft Tissue Module
The learner will experience a virtual soft tissue exam including the parameters of the new periodontal classification guidelines. Next, there are 5 patient case studies where learner will apply the material while developing critical thinking and problem solving skills. Lastly, upon completion of the case studies a final knowledge quiz.
What’s in it for you and your patients? This course module will go into depth about the benefits of stabilized stannous fluoride and how to communicate benefits to your patients.
Electric Toothbrush Module
Patient compliance is key to improved self-care and oral health. In this interactive module learn how to make an impactful and evidence based recommendation using motivational interviewing techniques proven to improve oral health. And practice using what you've learned in the patient cases at the end.
Syllabus: Dental Radiology
The information in this 12-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet elements of initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students related to dental radiography; (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by federal, state, local and professional organizations; and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to dental radiography. A PDF is available for each module that may serve as a convenient resource.
Syllabus: Infection Prevention, Hazardous Waste Management, and Hazard Communication Compliance
The information in this 13-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to infection prevention, hazardous waste management, and hazard communication compliance.
This chairside periodontal patient education guide is designed to help you communicate common oral conditions to your patients while using your professional guidance to provide treatment options.
It is based on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions proceedings of the World Workshop jointly held by AAP and EFP 2017.
Need help preparing for the new Integrated National Board Dental Exam? Download our INDBE Guide which outlines the CE courses on our website related to topics covered on the Integrated National Board Dental Examination.
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A variety of topics, oral health instructional videos and materials developed specifically for children, online handbooks to aid professionals in communicating information to Spanish-speaking patients and much, much more!
Visit our Patient Education section.
Do you remember the first time you used an electric toothbrush? Now your patients can experience this level of clean, too. Help your patients comply with your Oral Hygiene Instructions and recommendation to use an electric toothbrush by professionally guiding them on how to use it while also exposing them to the latest in power brush technology.
By using the ‘Tell, Show, Do’ method of patient communication your patient is more likely to comply with your recommendations leading to improved oral health. Find out more at dentalcare.com/testdrive.
Fundraising Opportunities Available: As a student registered at dentalcare.com, you qualify for exclusive discounts on Crest + Oral-B products. You can participate in special fundraising programs that help your school organizations reach their financial goals.