Amanda Seay


Dr. Amanda Seay maintains a full-time private practice in Charleston, South Carolina that focuses on comprehensive restorative dentistry. She serves as a clinical instructor at the Kois Center, one of the most prestigious dental institutes in the country, and has published articles covering the art and techniques of aesthetic dentistry, practice management, dental materials, and oral health. In addition to serving on the Editorial Advisory Board for Inside Dentistry, Dr. Seay is on the Kois Center Editorial Review Board for cases submitted for publication to Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry. Dr. Seay is a member of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, American Society of Dental Aesthetics and a Fellow Accredited Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

She was named Top 25 Women in Dentistry in 2012 by Dental Products Report. Dr. Seay was the recipient of the Lucy Hobbs 2015 award for The Woman to Watch in Dentistry. She serves as the restorative editor for Inside Dentistry. She was recently appointed as one of three directors for the Seattle Study Club.

2024 Aruba Dental Conference

Following a sold-out 2023 conference, Clinical Research Dental is thrilled to announce we will return to Aruba to host the 8th annual Aruba Dental Conference. Join us February 1-3 for three days of industry-leading CE with a distinguished group of world-class educators. 

Speakers and topics include:

  • Marcos Vargas, BDB, DDS, MS, presenting “Achieving Ultimate Esthetics with Direct Restorations”
  • Ron Kaminer, DDS, sharing“Advanced Materials and Techniques to Maximize Efficiency”
  • Amanda Seay, DDS, FAACD, FAGD & Adamo Notarantonio, DDS, FICOI, FAACD presenting "Achieving Excellence with Ceramic Restorations - A Blueprint for Success"
  • Nate Lawson, DDS, MA, PhD, on “The Science Behind Better Clinical Outcomes"
  • Marc Geissberger, DDS, MA, BS, CPT, presenting “Managing and Treating an Acid Mouth"

For more information on the 2024 Aruba Dental Conference and to register, visit

2024 Aruba Dental Conference - Day 2

Amanda Seay & Adamo Notarantonio

Achieving Excellence with Ceramic Restorations: A Blueprint for Success

4 CE Credits  |  AGD Subject Code: 250 

Consistently achieving success with ceramic restorations can be challenging as there are so many clinical and patient variables that must be considered. Lab communication requires key information to properly plan a case from beginning to end and ensure predictable outcomes. This course is designed to assist the cosmetic restorative dentist in achieving excellence with every clinical case, regardless of its complexity. The focus will be on preparation design, provisionalization and lab communication for smile design cases.

Learning Objectives:

  • Bonding procedures and placement techniques for composite restorations
  • Contouring of posterior composites to achieve excellent adaptation and tight contacts
  • Finishing and polishing of anterior restorations

2023 Speakers


Destination CE

CRD destination courses are a fantastic opportunity for dental professionals to connect with industry-leading speakers, colleagues and friends to learn, network and share ideas. Take a trip with Dentistry's top key opinion leaders to experience the best dental CE that always keeps the patient's best outcomes in mind.

Online CE

CRD is committed to supporting dental professionals with access to online courses that fit their schedule, educational needs and interests. Experience the convenience of quality online continuing dental education that features Dentistry's top key opinion leaders in live-streamed and on-demand formats.

In-Office CE

Bring group training directly to your office! Mini Clinics are free, high-energy, interactive in-office sessions with your CRD Clinical Advisor. Mini Clinic courses provide you and your staff a refresher on dental best practices, techniques and procedures. You'll earn 1 CE credit per topic in the convenience of your office.

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Clinical Research Dental/Clinician’s Choice is an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and Membership Maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2023 to 12/31/2026 and the Provider ID # is 208086.