A peer-reviewed journal that offers evidence-based clinical information and continuing education for dentists.


This Month’s Features

Using 3D Printing to Streamline Time-Sensitive Immediate Dentures

The application of in-house three-dimensional printing technology can greatly accelerate denture delivery.

Optimizing Esthetics With a Single Veneer

Following conservative esthetic principles, this clinical report details the use of a feldspathic porcelain veneer to restore a single maxillary lateral incisor.

Improving Access for Patients With Special Needs

A pilot program demonstrates how a new approach can improve care for these patients.

Guest Editorial

Improving Access for Patients With Special Needs

A pilot program demonstrates how a new approach can improve care for these patients.

Continuing Education

Current Perspectives on Articaine in Dental Anesthesia

This hybrid agent offers distinct benefits over other local anesthetic drugs.

Decision-Making in Esthetic and Functional Crown Lengthening

A clear grasp of the biology of the periodontal/restorative interface will help support clinicians when performing crown lengthening procedures.

Oral Health Management for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Dental teams will benefit from an understanding of the oral health challenges faced by this patient population, as well as strategies for successful management.

Occlusal Assessment During Periodontal Evaluation

The implications of occlusal issues should be taken into account during comprehensive periodontal examinations.


Editor’s Note

Will Omicron Produce Super Immunity?

A Gallup poll concerning American’s opinion of the COVID-19 pandemic was conducted from January 3rd through the 14th of this year.

At a Glance

Magnification’s Role in Today’s Dental Practice

If a picture is worth a thousand words, it follows that a clear view of the field of operation is priceless.

Products and Services

Tips to Improve Operator Technique During Digital Radiography

The effective use of digital X-rays can help reduce radiation dose while yielding high-quality diagnostic images.

Conservative Esthetic Technique With Direct Composite Bonding

Direct composite bonding in the anterior segment is a conservative and affordable treatment option for post-orthodontic smile enhancement.

Marketplace March 2022

A listing of featured products.

Newsline + Industry Info

The Art of Dental Finance and Management

The podcast, “The Art of Dental Finance and Management,” addresses topics essential to practicing clinicians.

Disarming a Blood-Clotting Protein Prevents Periodontal Disease in Mice

In research that offers insight into treating periodontal disease and other inflammatory disorders, an investigation led  by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research has shown that blocking the function of a blood-clotting protein prevents bone loss from periodontal disease in mice.

Air Techniques Celebrates Its 60th Anniversary

Air Techniques, the largest manufacturer of dental air compressors and vacuum systems in North America, is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2022.

Endodontist Named Acting Director of the National Institutes of Health

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has appointed endodontist Lawrence A. Tabak, DDS, PhD, as acting director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


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