This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 250.
The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.
The material discussed in this CE course is easy to learn and a big part of daily dentistry, This CE course is divided into 3 sections:
1) Inventory for making lifelike restorations.
2) Tips and tricks to make life life restorations on anterior teeth.
3) Newer and conventional methods to make direct restorations in the posterior teeth.
In the first section, materials such as caries indicating dyes,bonding agents, etchants etc. are discussed.
In the second section, parameters that are important for shade selection such as hue, value, chroma and tips for good shade matching are discussed. In the final section, dealing with post op sensitivity, and unconventional ways of making a Class 1 or Class 2 type restorations are discussed.
Description of Speaker:
Dr.Varsha Rao has been in clinical practice for more than 16 years and had received extensive training in implant and aesthetic dentistry. She is passionate about restorative dentistry and speaks on the topic of simplifying composites in day to day practice.
She is a fellow of the ISOI(Indian SOCIETY OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGISTS)and ICOI(the INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGISTS.).She has a Case report on the Microbrush stamp technique published with Dentaltown,Usa in 2015.Has received a Certificate of merit from NEW YORK UNIVERSITY OF DENTISTRY in IMPLANTS AND ORAL REHABILITATION. She has a Certificate in aesthetic dentistry and is trained in composites(initial) with the Style Italiano philosophy.
She is Key opinion leader for the direct restorative line for 3M, India.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Use dental photography to improve quality of work
- Know inventory required to make lifelike direct restorations
- Choose the appropriate bonding agent according to the substrate they are bonding
- Know Various composites available for different clinical situations
- Use minimal(dual) shades to layer composites for class 4 buildup
- Learn newer techniques to make posterior restorations
The speaker declares that neither she nor any member of her family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program nor has a financial arrangement with any product or service mentioned in this course.
Farran Media 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. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education at
Farran Media is a nationally approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.
Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2022.
Provider ID# 304396
This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.5 hours of verifiable CPD.
The CE provider (Farran Media) uses reasonable care in selecting and
providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not
independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not
represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content
or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are
those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or
more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to
qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic
or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are
intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise,
skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward
license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant
to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.
State CE Requirements:
for CE requirements by state. Please note that this information is current as of the time of listing. This information is subject to change at any time from the state boards. For the most up-to-date information, please contact your state board directly.
There are no refunds for Online CE courses. Please contact technical support if you run into technical difficulty.
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education