Today’s episode features Dr. Wayne Remington. Alan and Wayne have known each other for a long time as Wayne was one of the people who influenced Alan to get into dental operating microscopes! In today’s episode we discuss:
- How Wayne first became interested in dental microscopes
- How can a microscope prolong your dental career?
- How can you let a patient know how skilled you are without having to tell them?
- Dental microscopes and the ROI in dental hygiene
- Quality vs. Ergonomics…which is more important (spoiler…it’s a tie!)
- Dental cinematography…is it a thing?
- Why buy multiple microscopes?
- Training on the microscope at Wayne’s learning center
Links from the show:
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Our friend Dr. Arthur Volker is giving a class at Cosmedent next year! It’s called “POWERlooking: Anterior Direct Composite Course” and it’s going to be on February 21-22 in Chicago at the amazing Center for Esthetic Excellence! You’ll learn smile design including the ever important midline placement, materials, colors, palatal stents…all the good stuff! Artie is a great guy and a really good teacher and you’ll get tons of face time with the man himself! Go check it out at dentalhacks.com/Artie! I can’t wait for this one!
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