Tue.Sep 07, 2021

Work-life balance negatively affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Dr. Bicuspid

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting lockdowns have had many effects, including disrupting the work-life balance of dental professionals in India, according to a study published in PLOS One. Dentists reported altered sleep, anxiety, and changed relationships.

Genotoxicity and cytotoxicity of cone beam computed tomography in children

Dental News and Technology

BMC Oral Health volume 21 , Article number: 427 ( 2021 ) details Abstract Background Dental radiographs are essential tools for diagnosis. However, there are significant concerns about the dangerous effect of radiation especially on children. The aim of this study was to evaluate genotoxicity and cytotoxicity in the exfoliated cells of buccal mucosa of children subjected to Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT).


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Do's and don'ts for changing course

Dr. Bicuspid

If there's anything good about a pandemic or crisis, it's innovation. Some companies immediately pivoted and have an amazing story of survival and success during the pandemic, writes Dr. Roger P. Levin. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Do's and don'ts for retaining staff.

Planmeca Oy announces intended acquisition of KaVo Treatment Unit & Instrument business

Dental News and Technology

Planmeca Oy, one of the largest privately held manufacturers in the dental field, has entered into a binding contract to acquire the KaVo Treatment Unit & Instrument business from Envista Holdings Corporation. The acquisition will strengthen Planmeca’s and KaVo’s positions as leading providers of innovative dental solutions and increase Planmeca Group’s annual revenue to more than EUR 1,1 billion.


Achieve better overall wellness


With grant funding from Crest + Oral-B, the ADA has spent the last year developing a suite of wellness programs for dentists and their teams. Explore these programs and more that support your financial wellness, your day-to-day clinic work and your overall self-care. Financial wellness.


3 Easy Steps to Deal with Ransomware Threats

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share. If you’re concerned about ransomware attacks, your fears aren’t unfounded. We all too often see cybersecurity failures featured in the nightly news, and we know that health care is the No. 1 industry affected by these attacks.

What Should A Dental Website Include? What The Experts Know

My Social Practice

Suppose you’re a dentist considering a new website, rebuilding one that you’ve had for a while, or possibly rebranding. In that case, be aware that the most critical aspect of a great converting website is the psychological phenomenon called social proof.

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Diagnocat Brings Artificial Intelligence to Dental 3D Imaging


Over the past few years we've seen A.I. make some impressive inroads in our world. The funny thing about it is we often don't even see it. Google and Apple have both done an amazing job of creating A.I. engines that can help you find that particular photo you are looking for.

Tooth Fairy Instills Good Oral Health Habits in Children

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Visits from the Tooth Fairy motivate children to practice good oral hygiene habits, according to Delta Dental’s Original Tooth Fairy Poll. Conducted between Dec. 28, 2020, and Jan. 8, 2021, the poll found one in three patients reported Tooth Fairy visits to instill good oral habits in their children.