This Month’s Features
Iain Chapple, PhD, BDS, FDSRCPS, FDSRCS, CCST (REST DENT), shares the European Federation of Periodontology's perspective on ensuring implant success.
Interdental cleaning is a necessary part of maintaining oral health, and this table provides myriad details about available nonfloss interdental cleaners to help clinicians make appropriate patient recommendations.
Alternative fulcrums and different body positions can be implemented with this type of hand instrument to support the success of calculus removal.
Oral health professionals need to understand the process for reporting such conditions at the local, state, and national levels.
With rising dental costs and limited insurance coverage, many Americans are traveling abroad for oral health care—from cosmetic procedures to implant therapy to oral surgery.
This genetic disease has severe consequences for oral and overall health.
Without the development of, and compliance with, a structured maintenance program, the long-term success of restorative care is at risk.
While addressing issues like sexually transmitted infections, obesity, and tobacco use is not easy, oral health professionals are obligated to educate patients on key factors related to oral and systemic health.
Have we been wrong for so many years in recommending that patients floss?
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Do patients need to be comprehensively charted at each periodontal maintenance visit?
Products and Services
Giomer is a collective term for bioactive materials that incorporate Shofu's proprietary surface pre-reacted glass (S-PRG) technology.
By eliminating the nose cone from the low-speed handpiece, the patented esa disposable prophy angle reduces the burden of infection control and saves both time and money.
A proper daily self-care routine remains a key step in the fight against dental caries, gingivitis, and hypersensitivity.
A listing of featured products.
Newsline + Industry Info
Lane Community College in Eugene, Oregon, was recently awarded a $100,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.
The State University of New York’s Erie Community College in Williamsville has named Nicole Greco, BSDH, MA, head of the Department of Dental Hygiene.
September has been declared Dental Infection Control Awareness Month by the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention
A carefully organized and strategically implemented maintenance program is integral.
In concert with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Annual Session, the fourth annual Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Dental Home Day was held in May to help underserved children in San Antonio.