Corporate forum at AAP annual meeting demonstrates the value of CBCT to surgical outcomes

Sep 19, 2014 High resolution, variable-field cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) pro...

Dr. Reneida Reyes elected president of the ADA Foundation board of directors

Sep 18, 2014 Dr. Reneida Reyes elected president of the ADA Foundation board of direc...

Academy of Osseointegration announces call for applications for 2015-2016 Osseointegration Foundation research grants

Sep 18, 2014 The Academy of Osseointegration is accepting applications for 2015-2016 ...

Addition of ATP to midazolam offers enhanced dental sedation, fewer adverse effects

Sep 12, 2014 The anesthetic drug midazolam is in widespread use for brief dental and ...

Anti-cavity drug in C3 Jian's Phase 2 clinical trial targets elimination of Streptococcus mutans

Sep 9, 2014 C3 Jian, Inc., a private company focused on providing improved oral heal...

American Academy of Periodontology welcomes dental community to 100th annual meeting

Aug 28, 2014 The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) will hold its 100th Annual ...

Academy of Osseointegration announces call for abstracts for 2015 annual meeting

Aug 25, 2014 As implant dentistry goes digital, so, too, will the 2015 Annual Meeting...

Changes in dental science and changes in us: how we can affect others for good

Aug 15, 2014 According to a recent study, the bacteria that live inside the mouth are...

ADA Foundation accepting applications for Dr. Ray Bowen Student Research Award

Aug 12, 2014 The ADA Foundation (ADAF), in cooperation with the Academy of Operative ...

How weeds may have helped prevent tooth decay in ancient people

Aug 6, 2014 By studying ancient people in Central Sudan, researchers have found that...

ADA accepting applications for investigators in dental informatics award

Aug 6, 2014 The American Dental Association (ADA) is accepting applications for the ...

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry named a gold award winner by American Society of Association Executives

Aug 5, 2014 Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children: The Foundation of the American Academy...

Enhanced clinical guide helps dentists save natural teeth

Aug 5, 2014 Patients’ natural teeth can be saved with the help of a new and improved...

ADEAGies Foundation announces call for nominations for William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement

Aug 5, 2014 The ADEAGies Foundation is pleased to announce that nominations will be ...

Livionex releases results of dental gel study

Jul 29, 2014 Livionex, Inc., which is based in Los Gatos, Calif., released the result...

A comparison of graft techniques for the alveolar ridge prior to oral implant

Jul 25, 2014 Success of a dental implant can be affected by the width of the alveolar...

Emerging trends, technology, and research highlighted at third annual Academy of Osseointegration UK Charter Chapter meeting

Jul 23, 2014 AO Charter Chapters create global network to share evidence-based inform...

New study reveals periodontal disease pathogen Porphyromonas gingivalis associated with increased risk of atherosclerosis

Jul 21, 2014 A study recently published in the July 10 issue of PLOS Pathogens shows ...

Ask Dr. Christensen: How long should crown therapy be delayed after crown lengthening?

Jul 21, 2014 Dr. Gordon Christensen shares his expert opinion on different procedures...

Findings show caries detection system has superior efficacy in detecting interproximal caries compared to conventional methods

Jul 17, 2014 Led by Professor B.T. Amaechi, researchers from the University of Texas ...

Smiles in San Francisco: dental clinics now open at University of the Pacific's new SoMa campus

Jul 16, 2014 University of the Pacific’s new San Francisco campus and home of the Art...

Groups seek creation of dental practitioner status

Jul 15, 2014 Several Kansas groups are pushing for a new level of dental provider the...

DenMat launches UltraBond Clear veneer cement

Jul 9, 2014 Light-cure resin cement is formulated for bonding Lumineers, as well as ...

A special thanks

Jul 3, 2014 As we celebrate the Fourth of July this year, FOCUS Editorial Director M...

More news on the oral-systemic link

Jul 3, 2014 Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, MS, shares the latest information in research c...

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More news on the oral-systemic link

Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, MS, shares the latest information in research c...

More updates to serious health concerns

With this year's annual session of the American Dental Hygienists’ Assoc...

Hearing the silent cry for help: recognizing the signs of child abuse

According to Linda Blackiston, RDH, BS, many dental professionals tend t...

Will you be able to wear future smartphones on your clothes?

In this month’s introduction, FOCUS Editorial Director Maria Perno Goldi...

Get ready for National Public Health Week 2014!

This year’s National Public Health Week will be held April 7-13, and the...

Brightsquid Dental Link joins DenteMax's MaxPlus Program to offer Secure-Mail

Two will offer Secure-Mail to network dentists.

Danica Patrick, Aspen Dental, and Oral Health America come together to deliver free dental care

Danica Patrick teams up with Aspen Dental and Oral Health America to lau...

How to deal with infectious diseases in the dental office: Stay alive by getting a flu vaccination!

As flu season ramps up, special efforts are needed to help prevent the s...

Does a dental practice have a common law duty to have an AED available?

Even if your state does not have an AED requirement, you still may be vu...

New Guidelines for HIV Exposure

This interagency USA Public Health Services working group did just this ...

Preventing sexual violence: an educational toolkit for health-care professionals

Health-care professionals are sometimes faced with moral and ethical dil...

Americans delaying dental care

Cash-strapped consumers more likely to put off dental visits than medica...

iPrevention; How to be a Disease Detective; Esophageal cancer: Are you at risk?; Growing bone?; Peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis

Editorial Director Maria Perno Goldie, RDH, MS, reports on several topic...

More Americans fear losing natural teeth than the flu or a root canal

Root Canal Awareness Week is March 17-23, 2013.

Heart attacks: Are you ready?

Are you prepared if a patient or staff member has a heart attack at your...

Emergencies in the dental office: Are you ready?

Medical emergencies don’t happen often in the dental office but when the...

ADA launches website for oral health information on the go

New MouthHealth.org format compatible with smartphones.

Graphic anti-smoking ads increase attempts to quit smoking

Are graphic or sensational ads for anti-smoking more effective than less...

What a "special" patient taught me

Cindy Kleiman, RDH, BS, has spent her entire career working with medical...

The Best Mobile Dental Apps

Dr. Charles Goldberg provides you with up-to-date information on the bes...

Dental Anywhere Mobile Apps helps make collections easier

Patients can pay their dental bill through a smartphone App.

Safety Station provides storage for first aid items

Improve your organization as well as your image

ADA offers Practical Guide to Patients with Medical Conditions

Publication to help dentists deliver safe and coordinated care for patie...

MetLife announces resources for dentists

Resources address emergency situations.

Why do I have to pay when the doctor didn't do anything?

Theresa K. Sheppard, RDA, says proper team training will go a long way n...

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