Tue.Nov 30, 2021

HPI: Staffing affecting dentistry's full COVID-19 recovery

Dr. Bicuspid

Patient volume is ticking up closer to pre-COVID-19 levels; however, staffing is one of the major factors keeping dentistry from making a full recovery, according to new poll results released in November by the ADA Health Policy Institute (HPI).


Multi-class deep learning segmentation and automated measurements in periodontal sonograms of a porcine model

Dental News and Technology

Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2021 Nov 11;20210363. Online ahead of print. Abstract Objectives: Ultrasound emerges as a complement to cone-beam computed tomography in dentistry, but struggles with artifacts like reverberation and shadowing.


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Penn Dental professor to study gum disease, comorbidities

Dr. Bicuspid

Adeyinka Dayo, an assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (Penn Dental Medicine), has received a fellowship to study a link between medial arterial calcification, diabetes, and periodontal bone loss.

10,000 Kids Learn How to Keep Their Smiles Healthy During Back-to-School Outreach

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

More than 10,000 children living in communities with restricted access to dental care learned how to keep their smiles healthy this fall thanks to “10,000 Smiles Ready to Learn.”


Dental Care With Invisalign – Easy as 1-2-3!

Gilreath Dental

Caring for your smile doesn’t stop while you are undergoing orthodontic treatment. In fact, it can become even more important to practice good dental care while straightening your smile.

Omicron Variant of SARS-CoV-2 Has Spread Across the Globe

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

While many countries instituted travel bans to control the transmission of the new SARS-CoV-2 variant, Omicron, including the United States, it has already made its way throughout the globe.


Dentist Social Media Posts That Engage And Inform

My Social Practice

Dentist Social Media Posts That Engage, Inform, and Grow Your Practice. YOU CAN GET a cup of coffee at Costco for $0.50. At the Starbucks next door people pay 500% more. Why don’t you ever hear anyone in Starbucks asking for a discounted cup of coffee?

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Should I Say Yes to Topical Fluoride Treatment for My Kids in Blackburn?

Healthy Smiles

Fluoride treatment is an essential preventive procedure that is recommended for both children and adults. Fluoride is a mineral that develops naturally in the earth’s crust, food, water, and dental products such as mouthwashes and toothpaste. It is also nature’s cavity-fighting agent.

Clinical Case: Treatment of a Non-carious Cervical Lesion with Glass Ionomer Restorative


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SprintRay Announces Global Distribution Partnership with Nobel Biocare


For the last 3 years or so I have been using SprintRay 3D printers. We do all kinds of cool things with them in the office and they are workhorse products. They are incredibly accurate, easy to use, and they just keep working! I was excited to recently learn that the SprintRay folks now have a distribution partnership with Nobel Biocare. Read on for the details. SprintRay Inc.,