Thomas G. Wilson Jr., DDS Archive

Controversy Over Genetic Engineering

Not long ago, He Jiankui, PhD, an assistant professor at Southern University of Science and Technology in Shenzen, China, made headlines after announcing he had used CRISPR-Cas9 technology for in vivo genetic modification of human embryos.

The Impact of Student Loan Debt

An article in The Wall Street Journal about student debt recounts the story of a 37-year-old orthodontist who accrued more than $1 million in student loans for his dental and orthodontic education.

Peri-implant Classifications Revisited

This is a continuation of my September Editor’s Note comments about the new classifications for periodontal and peri-implant diseases issued by the American Academy of Periodontology and European Federation of Periodontology.

Periodontal Classification System Update

Last November, experts from around the world met under the auspices of the American Academy of Periodontology and European Federation of Periodontology to revisit the classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions.
Low-Income, Minority Families More Likely to Report Negative Experiences at Dentist

When it comes to pediatric patients, minority families and those with...

Immune System Plays Role in Caries and Restoration Breakdown

The body’s immune system likely plays a role in the development...

Goccles® Announced as Winner of 2019 Edison Best New Product Silver Award™

Pierrel Pharma S.r.l. received recognition from the Edison Awards™, a prestigious...

Kettenbach GmbH Celebrates 75 years

Kettenbach GmbH celebrated its 75th anniversary on May 2. 

WhiteFoam By EverSmile

In 20016 EverSmile created WhiteFoam — a patented, US Food and...

KaVo Kerr Introduces the Traverse™ Rotary Glide Path File

KaVo Kerr is proud to introduce the latest innovation in endodontics...

KaVo Kerr Introduces the elements™ e-motion Endodontic Motor

KaVo Kerr is excited to introduce the elements™ e-motion endodontic motor...

ComfortTrack™ Clear Aligner Material Now Comes Standard on All Smart Moves® Complete

Great Lakes Dental Technologies announces their new ComfortTrack™ clear aligner material...