This Month’s Features
When discussing esthetic treatment options for older adults, especially those on fixed incomes, dentists must help them weigh the costs of various restorative solutions.
Incorporating implant safety checklists into clinical practice can help reduce the risk of error and improve outcomes.
Tooth drifting in adults may be a warning sign of advanced periodontitis — and severe cases may require a multidisciplinary approach.
Long used in other countries, silver diamine fluoride is now cleared for use in the U.S. While there is an assumption of use for pediatric caries control, here we explore indications for adults.
Dental team members should be prepared to handle a variety of emergencies during the provision of routine dental care.
What the evidence says about the links between tobacco, marijuana and dental caries.
Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease share similar inflammatory pathways and environmental mechanisms. This potential association has generated new thinking about possible links between these two common conditions.
Citing ergonomics as an example, this article examines the steps involved in evidence-based decision-making.
We are pleased to introduce a new paradigm in dental journals, one that will enhance your clinical understanding and bring new tools to your armamentarium.
At a Glance
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has predicted that by 2025 the demand for oral health care will far exceed the supply of dentists.
Products and Services
A listing of featured products.
Invisible aligners offer orthodontic solution for price-sensitive patients.
Improved bulk-fill material enhances esthetics and offers proven performance.
Calcium silicate liner and universal materials are ideal for restorative cases.
NASA technology provides continuous, no-hassle waterline treatment.
Advanced Imaging Boosts Diagnostic And Treatment Planning Efficiency
Proven strategy for practice growth helps offices attract new patients.
Newsline + Industry Info
DENTSPLY International and Sirona Dental Systems have announced that their boards have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement.
If you’ve ever wanted to show a patient what dental chairs of old looked like, you can now do so.
Three-dimensional (3D) printers may play an increasingly important role in dentistry.
Coltene, an international manufacturer of dental consumables and small equipment, has entered the computer-aided-design/computer-aided-manufacturing market as a new material partner for DENTSPLY SIRONA’s CAD/CAM-based CEREC system.
A new study suggests that massive underreporting may occur within the system set up by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to estimate the incidence of acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
Allowing plenty of time for staff training before the 2016 CDT codes go into effect at the first of the year, the American Dental Association (ADA.org) has released its CDT 2016: Dental Procedure Codes.
The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) and American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology (AAOMR) have issued a revised position statement on the use of CBCT in endodontics.