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Great Expressions Dental Centers receives first ever Summit Compliance Award
Great Expressions Dental Centers receives first ever Summit Compliance AwardGreat Expressions Dental Centers has been recognized for their commitment to infection control.
DDS Lab announces alliance with Dentegra Insurance Company
DDS Lab announces alliance with Dentegra Insurance CompanyDDS Lab will offer Dentegra Insurance Company participating providers discounted pricing on dental laboratory products and services.
How the mainstream media is crippling oral health
How the mainstream media is crippling oral healthThe media's unsubstantiated coverage of medical and scientific issues could be dangerous to the general public's health.
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxilla
Academy of Osseointegration expands current clinical practice guidelines to include management of the edentulous maxillaThe edentulous maxilla often presents with a range of challenges and solutions that can be difficult for individual clinicians to navigate. To help them make choices that best utilize current research—and improve the quality and efficiency of patient care—the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) has expanded its current Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) to include management of patients with no teeth in the upper jaw.
ADA launches new centralized credentialing database
ADA launches new centralized credentialing databaseThe new database is designed to save dentists time and money when dealing with insurance companies.
Dr. Alan S. Pollack named president of Academy of Osseointegration
Dr. Alan S. Pollack named president of Academy of OsseointegrationDr. Alan Pollack was named president of Academy of Osseointegration at the group's recent meeting in San Diego.
CODA standards provide uniformity, legitimacy to dental therapy
CODA standards provide uniformity, legitimacy to dental therapyPeople who don’t have access to dental professionals – or can’t afford to see one – are going to have better opportunities now, thanks to national guidelines that will introduce a new type of dental professional.
Is dental anesthesia destroying children’s teeth?
Is dental anesthesia destroying children’s teeth?A recent study found that local anesthetic used in dental procedures may negatively affect the development of children’s teeth.
Retired oral surgeon becomes oldest person charged with drug trafficking
Retired oral surgeon becomes oldest person charged with drug traffickingVictor Twartz, 91, is said to be the oldest person charged with drug trafficking.