This program talks with expert practitioner Dr. Jed Best. Over several decades of practice and via connection with dental industry scientists, Dr. Best has honed his skills in providing restorative dentistry for children. In this podcast, Jed talks about glass ionomer materials, resin-modified glass ionomer materials, and their indications and proper use in children. He also talks about composites and the relative advantages glass ionomer materials have in primary teeth. Light curing is discussed in depth and attention is given on how and why to light cure effectively. This short podcast will benefit every practitioner who provides restorative dental care to children.