Dental Professionals

SMART Restorations Using Silver Diamine Fluoride & Glass Ionomer Cement

In partnership with the Washington Association for Community Health, Arcora Foundation is proud to feature Dr. Douglas Young, DDS in a 1.5 hour webinar. He will discuss SMART Restorations Using Silver Diamine Fluoride & Glass Ionomer Cement. The techniques shared are applicable to patients of all ages.

Participants will learn to:
* Classify caries lesions and determine appropriate treatment using the ADA’s Caries Classification System
* Understand the science of using Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), partial caries removal, and Glass Ionomer
Cement (GIC) to treat caries chemically
* Understand the proper placement technique of both SDF and GIC, separately and in combination
* Place a silver modified atraumatic restorative treatment (SMART) restoration

Content Expert: Douglas Young, DDS, University of the Pacific

Arcora Foundation 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. Arcora Foundation designates this activity for 1.5 continuing education credits.

Target Audience: This course is designed for dental professionals.

If you have questions or would like more information about this course, please contact Karen Lewis at or 206-528-7344.

Original Release Date: December 2019

Expiration Date: December 2022

Credit Hour(s): 1.25 Course Type: Recorded Webinar

  • Part 1
  • Part 2
  • Q & A
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever