Online Institute for Continuing Dental Education


Practical, Audio-Video Based Continuing Dental Education Programs for all Dental Personnel
Anatomical Waxing, NBDE-1 Review, Occlusion and Dental Anatomy programs satisfying Practitioner needs.


Main Page


Anatomical Waxing

NBDE 1 Review


Dental Anatomy





To pay for the review and to receive the access codes.


The following modules are audio/video streamed using Vimeo, with the estimated time for completion listed (if receiving CE credit):

Program Format


National Board Examination Format Review: 0.5 clock hours



Who We Are

Dental Anatomy Course Review: 1 clock hour




Occlusion Course Review: 1 clock hour



Payments Page


Occlusion Cinematics: 0.25 clock hours



Anomalies Sample Video


Compendium of Dental Anatomy & Occlusion: 1 clock hour



Form & Function Sample Video


1989 National Board Examination Analyzed: 1 clock hour



Contact Us


1996 National Board Examination Analyzed: 1 clock hour





1998 National Board Examination Analyzed: 1 clock hour






2005 National Board Examination Analyzed: 1 clock hour






2009 National Board Examination Analyzed: 1 clock hour






National Board Testlets Review: 0.25 clock hours






Mock Board Exam Drill Iteration 1 (100 questions): 1 clock hour






Mock Board Exam Drill Iteration 2 (100 questions): 1 clock hour






Mock Board Exam Drill Iteration 3 (50 questions): 1 clock hour






Post-Test for CE Credit (40 questions): 8 online self-study CE hours






Mock Board Exam (100 questions): 2 clock hours


Click here for the E-MAIL registration form
(Leave your e-mail address for contact regarding your credit card)


After participant signs and returns the non-disclosure and hold harmless agreement and payment is received, an e-mail is sent to the participant with the access codes to each video/audio streamed file.


All online materials are video/audio streamed to your computer (there are no Powerpoint Files that are available for downloading). Participant will have access to e-mail questions from Dr. Arcoria during the pre-exam time period, with Dr. Arcoria responding to all questions in a timely manner.


There are five sections to the review materials (the clock hours listed on the web site, are designed for those individuals who are receiving Continuing Dental Education credit):

1. Question & Exam Format

2. Dental Anatomy & Occlusion Course Review

3. Five, selected National Board Exam releases explained in detail

4. Explanation of the Testlet/Clinical Scenarios

5. Mock Board Drill and a Mock Board Exam


Content should be viewed in the following manner:

1. Study the first four sections in the above order

2. Ask questions by e-mail regarding any content question or National Board Exam release

3. Take Mock Board Drill obtain a minimum score of 85

4. Take Mock Board Exam obtain a minimum score of 85


The participant has access for 1 year after purchase to the online materials, or until they pass the exam. The participant will acknowledge and attest that the information provided in this Board Review will not guarantee a result (i.e., passing grade) on the National Dental Board, Part 1 Examination. All electronic materials and communications between Dr. Arcoria and a participant will be for information purposes only in assisting a participant with study development for their specific examination date.


CE credit is obtained through an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state of provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 8/1/2018 to 7/31/2022. Provider ID# 217924.



Dr. Charles J. Arcoria was previously an Associate Professor in the Department of Restorative Sciences at Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M Health Science Center, until he retired from the institution on March 31, 2014. He is a 1978 graduate of Case Western Reserve University (BA degree and Phi Beta Kappa honorary society), a 1980 graduate of Baylor College of Dentistry (DDS degree) and a 1992 graduate of the University of Dallas (MBA degree and Sigma Iota Epsilon honorary society). He has been a faculty member since 1984, teaching and directing Dental Anatomy & Occlusion, and Clinical Operative Dentistry. He won the Teacher-of-the-year award in 1988 and 2012. In addition, he teaches Dental Anatomy and Occlusion at the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, and Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health as an adjunct Professor. From 2000 to 2011, he administered the Continuing Education and Alumni Department at the College, restoring the programs to financial and institutional viability. He now is the webmaster for the Online Institute for Continuing Dental Education, assisting the entity in providing high-quality continuing education programs in Dental Anatomy, Occlusion and Anatomical Waxing. Recently, he and his wife, Bunny Vitasek-Arcoria, opened a dental extraction clinic for the homeless in south Dallas, in partnership with LakePointe Church and Cornerstone Baptist Church. They serve as liaisons for the all-volunteer extraction clinic. Dr. Arcoria is an Enrolled Agent (achieving this status on February 4, 2016) and can practice before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).


This site was last updated on: 9 January 2019
Copyright Registration Number TX 8-210-591
Effective Date of Registration = May 26, 2016
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