AAPD announces new hub for consumer awareness campaign

Oct 21, 2014

Carestream Dental and AAP Foundation announce recipient of $10k teaching award

Oct 21, 2014

University of Minnesota professor Georgios Kotsakis, DDS, honored

ADA elects new officers at ADA House of Delegates meeting

Oct 16, 2014 New president-elect, second vice president and trustee elected at San An...

Mark your calendar for the 30th annual meeting of the Academy of Osseointegration March 12-14, 2015, in San Francisco

Oct 15, 2014 “Science, Collaboration and Clinical Excellence for 30 Years” will be th...

Genetic risk test for periodontal disease highlighted during ADA annual meeting

Oct 14, 2014 Interleukin’s Chief Executive Officer Kenneth S. Kornman, DDS, PhD prese...

Improving dental patient care and simultaneously reducing practice risk

Oct 10, 2014 Two worthy goals for any dental practice are to improve the quality of c...

The nation's first all-digital dental school

Oct 10, 2014 Sirona Dental Systems, Inc., a pioneer of digital dentistry, has recentl...

Clinical study researches use of oral appliances in mitigating severity, frequency of motor and vocal tics

Oct 9, 2014 Timothy L. Hottel, DDS, MS, MBA, dean of the College of Dentistry at the...

San Antonio clinic receives Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children Access to Care Grant

Oct 9, 2014 Ricardo Salinas Pediatric Dental Clinic in San Antonio recieves grant to...

Support survivors of domestic violence this October: get involved with GBAS!

Oct 7, 2014 The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation’s Give ...

AO, JOMI News: Accuracy of impression techniques, edentulous patients

Oct 3, 2014 In a recent study published in The International Journal of Oral and Max...

ADA Council on Scientific Affairs extends application deadline for 2014 Stanford New Investigator Award

Oct 2, 2014 The American Dental Association (ADA) Council on Scientific Affairs is e...

Zimmer Zfx abutments products now available to 3Shape Dental System users

Oct 2, 2014 Users of 3Shape Dental System will now be able to design implant cases u...

American Academy of Periodontology recognizes member achievements

Sep 26, 2014 During The American Academy of Periodontology’s 100th Annual Meeting hel...

Orkos Award winners Darren Webber, DMD, and Val Hebert, RDH, want more for their patients

Sep 26, 2014 Val Hebert, RDH, and Darren Webber, DMD, from Smithfield, Utah, received...

Advocates applaud EPA's proposal to control dental mercury discharges

Sep 25, 2014 Today, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy propo...

American Academy of Periodontology installs new president, officers

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ADA, ADHA joins in Image Gently campaign for pediatric X-rays

Sep 24, 2014 The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) announced its support...

American Dental Association offers online education for dentists in long-term care

Sep 23, 2014 American Dental Association is offering an online continuing education c...

Clinical study supporting PerioPredict receives prestigious clinical research award from American Academy of Periodontology

Sep 22, 2014 Dr. Kenneth S. Kornman, chief executive officer, and Dr. Lynn Doucette-S...

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...

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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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