Jason and Alan are joined by the one and only Dr. Dennis Hartlieb! We’ve known Dennis for a long time as a teacher at Cosmedent and more recently as the creator of Dental Online Training! Dennis is pushing the limits of hands clinical education and his vision really hits a sweet spot in the COVID era! But not only is he a really great educator, he practices clinically 4 days a week! We had a really great and wide ranging conversation with Dennis as a our co-host! Some of the topics we covered:
- What do you do when you get behind on the schedule? How do you handle it when you get in the weeds?
- How has CE changed in the COVID era?
- Dental Online Training (www.dothandson.com): how it started, what is it, how it works
- Learning at your own speed/on your own time
- When is minimally invasive dentistry an excellent choice and when do we need to be more aggressive?
- Creating great relationships with a lab (Dennis primarily uses Synergy Ceramics)
- Dentistry on social media (the good, the bad and the ugly)
- As an educator, what do most restoratives get “wrong” most often? (spoiler: the answer might surprise you!)
Some links from the show:
- Textbook of Oral Anatomy, Physiology, Histology and Tooth Morphology
- Dental Online Training
- The Dental Hacks podcast listener survey
- The Dental Hacks Instagram acct (it’s Jason making kick ass memes)
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Dennis: How I Built This podcast
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