This Month’s Features
Biological and technical advances — combined with appropriate treatment planning and care — are helping patients achieve long-term retention of their natural dentition.
The advent of three-dimensional printing technology adds a new tool for the creation of dental appliances and prosthetics.
A review of the scenarios encountered with the use of these agents, and the evidence supporting a case-appropriate choice.
A literature review examining the evidence of an association between preterm births, low birth weight and periodontal disease.
An overview of developments in care for this patient population, and the ever changing and expanding role of the dental provider.
Respecting diversity requires open communication with patients, and understanding their perception of health and disease, as influenced by traditional beliefs.
Implementing telehealth practices can enhance oral health care delivery and improve access to care.
Ten years ago, if someone asked why dental implants fail, the most frequent answer would have been bacteria.
At a Glance
National spending on dental care (when adjusted for inflation) continues to rise year after year, according to a new report from the California Health Care Foundation (CHCF).
Products and Services
Innovative Post Design Preserves Maximum Tooth Structure
Thorough Root Canal Disinfection via Multisonic Ultracleaning Technology.
Miniature Polishers Help Access Even Tight Spaces.
A listing of featured products.
Innovative Posterior Solutions for Single-Unit Implants.
Nickel–Titanium File System Maximizes Clinical Efficiency.
Improving Chairside Consults Through Digital Scanning Technology.
Next-Gen Intraoral Scanner Enhances the Clinical Experience.
Newsline + Industry Info
The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) has published a “best evidence consensus” (BEC) on the topic of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT).
Nobel Biocare has entered into a partnership with Dentalpoint AG — a leader in ceramic dental implants — to add a zirconia implant solution to its portfolio.
With today’s diverse population, cultural awareness is imperative to help clinicians understand how culture influences a patient’s communication style, beliefs and attitudes toward health care.