Episode 23: Raising Awareness for Smile For A Lifetime

September 16, 2020

Kristin Hohman, Associate Editor – Dental Products Report is joined by Dr. Don Montano and Dr. Rob Relle, 2 dental professionals who will be cycling across the country to raise awareness for Smile For A Lifetime, a scholarship program that provides orthodontic care to children who can’t afford treatment. The doctors share the story of how they became interested in cycling, how the idea of a cross-country cycling trip was put in motion, and why the Smile for a Lifetime cause is one they’re both passionate about. For more information and to become a sponsor, visit

Episode 22: The Cost of Cutting Corners

July 27, 2020

Kristin Hohman, Associate Editor – Dental Products Report spoke to Gabe Rivera, MBA, a product manager with Kavo Kerr about the risks of cutting costs in the practice and common equipment repair mistakes dentists make.

Episode 21: Reopening Anxiety

June 30, 2020

Dr. Rick Adelstein discusses his experiences reopening his practice post coronavirus closures while Lisa Newburger, LISW-S gives insight into what patients can expect when seeing their dentists for the first time since the pandemic began.

Episode 20: Changing lives by shaking up dental lasers

February 13, 2020

Get the full story on the Solea Dental Laser – Convergent Dental CEO Michael Cataldo joins the podcast to share the story behind his company’s innovative dental laser and the technology’s original use.

Episode 19: Bonding to Zirconia with Dr. Rolando Nuñez

December 09, 2019

Find out the latest in bonding zirconia restorations-BISCO Manager of Clinical Research Dr. Rolando Nuñez discusses the latest in zirconia bonding science and best practices.

Episode 18: Understanding cloud computing with Mike Uretz

November 15, 2019

Learn all about cloud computing-what it is, how it works, and how it can fit into any dental practice with our interview with dental software expert Mike Uretz.

Episode 17: Organizing the ADA/FDI World Dental Congress and Novel Material Properties – Sponsored by BISCO

August 23, 2019

What goes into planning an event as large as the upcoming ADA/FDI World Dental Congress, and what new and exciting activities, programs and opportunities are available for attendees. We talk with organizers from the ADA and partner organizations to get a behind the scenes look. Then Dr. Mark Cannon and Dr. Rolando Nunez discuss novel dental materials for pediatric and adult patients in this episode sponsored by BISCO.

Episode 16: Optimal Operatories and Greenlight Part II

August 09, 2019

What is the latest in dental operatory design? How do you plan around both clinician needs and patient needs? Are overhead lights still a necessity? We get answers to all this and more in a discussion with Terri Lively who wrote our July cover story, Optimal Operatories. Then we’re joined by Hu-Friedy global business development manager Jessica Wilson to discuss infection control best practices.

Episode 15: Pediatric Laser Dentistry and Greenlight Part I

July 09, 2019

How can dental lasers change the lives of pediatric patients? We talk with Dr. Amy Luedemann-Lazar about her laser-centered pediatric practice, and then we’re joined by Hu-Friedy’s Patrick Bernardi to discuss the Greenlight Dental Compliance Center.

Episode 14: What’s Happening With Dental Restoratives – Sponsored by BISCO

June 03, 2019

Is your practice stuck in a restorative rut? We look at how to embrace new material options, and then talk with Dr. Howard Glazer about the latest innovations in materials and technology.

Episode 13: The Evolution of Oral Surgery/ Coding Advice from Patti DiGangi

May 14, 2019

Treat or refer? How to provide the best care for your patients’ surgical situations, plus coding advice from Patti DiGangi, RDH.

Episode 12: Innovations from IDS and I.C. Best Practices

April 22, 2019

Dentistry’s cutting edge from the IDS and Infection Control Spring Cleaning.

Episode 11: Diving into Money Matters, Sponsored by Bisco

April 04, 2019

How dental practices can manage financial challenges, plus a look at BISCO’s Pro-V C&B.

Episode 10: A Picture-Worthy Practice

March 22, 2019

How you can use Instagram Marketing to your advantage.

Episode 9: Cellerant Best of Class Technology Awards

March 12, 2019

A discussion with Dr. Lou Shuman at CMW 2019.

Episode 8: Fear, what is it good for?

February 25, 2019

Managing patient and professional fears within the dental practice.

Episode 7: Seeing is Believing

February 15, 2019

Upcoming dental visual technologies, and tips for an enhanced workflow.

Episode 6: Dr. Flucke's Top 5 Test Drives

January 09, 2019

We highlight some of the top videos, e-books and research our readers engaged with this year, followed by an interview with Dr. John Flucke, DPR's Technology Editor, highlighting products he thinks listeners should check out.

Episode 5: Top 100 and Why Materials Science Matters

December 17, 2018

Introduction to the Dental Products Report Top 100 issue and interview with Dr. Rolando Nunez, Manager of Clinical Research for BISCO.

Episode 4: 5 steps to take after failing an OSHA inspection

November 28, 2018

How to survive an F from OSHA and end-of-year product highlights from Dr. John Flucke.