Water Quality Control: Why Processes Fail and Endanger Patients and Staff

Presented by Owen Boyd, Chief Technical Officer
Sponsor: Toppen Health
On Demand. Recorded Dental CE Webinar

Dr. Owen Boyd

Owen Boyd is the CTO of Toppen Health, and  Founder of SolmeteX, where he served as CEO from 1994 to 2010.

Dr. Boyd is credited with pioneering amalgam separation in dentistry. He holds numerous patents for water treatment technologies and has consulted with regulatory agencies including the EPA.


He is currently founder and CTO of Toppen Health, a water treatment company dedicated to serving the dental community; and CTO of Nature's Mosaic developing natural technologies that attack on three fronts to improve  health and the environment: Water, Wellness, and Cleaning Technologies.


He is an adamant researcher and has studied water treatment technologies and their link to environmental impact as well as impact on the human microbiome.

Dr. Boyd is considered an expert on mercury, arsenic and disinfection technologies and their uses. He holds patents on remedial technologies, and often speaks on water and health.

Water Quality Control: Why Processes Fail and Endanger Patients and Staff

1 CEU: On Demand Webinar. (Recorded November 21, 2019)

COST: No Charge

AGD PACE: Subject Code: 148 Infection Control

SPONSOR: Toppen Health

PRESENTER: Owen Boyd, Chief Technology Officer; Toppen Health

DESCRIPTION: The primary purpose of this dental continuing education webinar is to inform dental clinicians of  the difficulty in controlling virus and bacteria in medical settings as well as suggest systems backed by evidence based research that will succeed in protecting your patients in the dental practice setting.



  • Understand water quality from a historical approach

  • Describe today's water disinfection methods

  • Know the various disinfection methods used in medical and dental facilities

  • Demonstrate why many of today's water disinfection methods have not solved biological/viral infections.


Watch the recorded webinar above. At the conclusion you will be redirected to a brief evaluation to complete. CE verification will be emailed to your address. Questions? Email: support@dentalcenow.com or call 888-964-3976


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Owen Boyd is Chief Technology Officer, Toppen Health.  Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education and discloses no financial affiliation with Awaken2Sleep beyond hosting fees.