This Month’s Features
Sports and energy drinks are designed to prevent dehydration and replenish energy, but they also contribute to the demineralization of tooth enamel.
Practitioners should self-identify the presence of joint hypermobility and recognize its potential effect on the musculoskeletal system and the effectiveness of periodontal instrumentation.
While there is insufficient evidence to routinely recommend gingival augmentation to maintain implants, gingival grafting may benefit certain patient populations.
This guide offers important details about many of the toothbrushes - both manual and power - on the market today.
Clinicians face ethical dilemmas throughout their careers, but a strong educational foundation in ethics and ethical decision-making provides a helpful guide.
Providing patients with scientific information and clarifying misinformation about cannabis are essential to the provision of safe, ethical, and compassionate care.
Patient discomfort caused by this common complaint can be effectively addressed with both in-office and at-home therapies.
The majority of periodontal patients can retain their dentition with appropriate treatment, effective plaque control, and regular maintenance.
Make A Virtual Commitment Real, It’s amazing how much can be done virtually in today’s techno-world.
Ask the Expert
The Ask the Expert column features answers to your most pressing clinical questions.
Products and Services
A listing of featured products.
Gloves designed for dental professionals.
Protecting patients with evacuation.
Newsline + Industry Info
Expanding the number of settings in which dental hygienists can practice is the goal behind a bill in the Wisconsin legislature.
In support of New York City’s Children’s Aid Society, Henry Schein has donated more than $80,000 in medical and dental supplies and equipment.
Newly appointed Dean of Georgia Highlands College (GHC) Division of Health Sciences, Michelle Boyce, RDH, AASDH, BSDH, MHS, already has big plans for the department.
Dimensions of Dental Hygiene, along with premier sponsor Colgate and supporting sponsors Patterson Dental and PDT Inc, will present the eighth annual The Esther Wilkins Lifetime Achievement Award.
Sunstar Americas Inc sponsored the UNC Perio Expo, May 4-6, at the University of North Carolina (UNC) School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill.
Starting in July, Heraeus Kulzer will operate under the new name Kulzer.
The onset of a sharp and painful response to external stimuli, or dentinal hypersensitivity, is common among patients who have undergone periodontal therapy.