Michael P. Rethman, DDS, MS, is a periodontist and biomedical scientist. An adjunct associate professor at the University of Maryland and adjunct assistant professor at The Ohio State University, he is also a member of Dimensions of Dental Hygiene’s Editorial Advisory Board.
The advanced features of the 2018 American Academy of Periodontology/ European Federation of Periodontology classification system will help oral health professionals formulate effective treatment plans for patients in need of periodontal…
There is no standard treatment for dentinal hypersensitivity (DH), but the first step toward effectively managing DH is preventing additional dentinal exposure or "resensitization" of asymptomatic dentin
Michael P. Rethman, DDS, MS, a member of the task force that created the Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Periodontal Diseases, discusses how they relate to the dental hygiene practitioner.
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene speaks with Michael Rethman, DDS, MS, and Jill Rethman, RDH, BA, about the importance of collaboration between periodontists, dental hygienists, and general dentists in providing the best possible patient care.