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Life after Graduation: Excel in Your Clinical Setting

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Savanah Craig. I graduated from dental school in March 2022 and I’m currently in a general practitioner residency program. I’m writing to offer some advice for young dentists out there who are about to graduate on how to manage in a clinical setting after graduation.

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Identity Dental Marketing Recognized as Leader for Dental Start-Ups

Identity Dental

Identity Dental Marketing is the recognized leading provider of marketing for start-up dental practices.

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Gain a Competitive Edge with a Sound Marketing Plan

Oral Health Group

Did you know that Canada’s dental market is forecast to grow to US$ 16.61 billion in 2026? The Canada Dental Market: Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2022-2026) report indicates a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 2.41

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Platelet-rich fibrin combined with a particulate bone substitute versus guided bone regeneration in the damaged extraction socket: an in vivo study

Dental News and Technology

J Clin Periodontol. 2022 Nov 4. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13742. Online ahead of print. Abstract Aim: It has been proposed that platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) can be used to support bone regeneration during alveolar ridge augmentation.

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Tonsilloliths: Case Study

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Dr. Jennifer Bell, DDS, FAGD, FICD. Have you ever had a patient with tonsilloliths? Here is a case study of my experience with it. The post Tonsilloliths: Case Study appeared first on igniteDDS. Dentists

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First Dental Therapist in Oregon Begins Practicing

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Rosalie Goode, RDH, recently began practicing as a dental therapist at Willamette Dental Group in Southern Oregon. She provides restorative care, extracts teeth, and prescribes medications under the supervision of a dentist.

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10 Brilliant Marketing Ideas for Orthodontic Practices

My Social Practice

Marketing Ideas for Orthodontic Practices You Should Do Today! When you’re running a busy orthodontic practice, marketing often falls to the bottom of your overloaded to-do list. However, effective marketing ideas for Orthodontic practices is precisely what will keep your practice busy and thriving.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Illinois

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Illinois to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Russian Code Discovered in CDC and US Army Apps

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The news agency, Reuters, discovered that Pushwoosh, a technology company purported to be American with headquarters in Washington, DC , was actually a Russian group that created code for many United States apps, including those used by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the US Army.

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Do you want more production?

Patient News

How traditional ads are beating digital Oh boy, time flies! It’s November, every day seems busier than the last, and now the holidays are fast approaching. Which means plans and projects could begin to stall or be waylaid – but they don’t have to!

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Predictability of lower incisor tip using clear aligner therapy

Dental News and Technology

Published: 07 November 2022 Progress in Orthodontics volume 23, Article number: 37 (2022) Cite this article Abstract Background Uprighting incisors is particularly important with clear aligner therapy as incisor tip determines the mesio-distal space needed in the arch, and consequently the fit of the aligner.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Indiana

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant ? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Indiana to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Healthcare Clinics Owned by Private Equity Groups Accused of Putting Profits Ahead of Patients

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Private equity firms are becoming more involved in the business of healthcare, with $206 billion spent on more than 1,400 healthcare purchases in 2021, according to the Kaiser Health Network (KHN).

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OnTarget Highlight: Preventing and Treating Peri-Implantitis

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 2 Minute, 39 Second. Not unlike periodontitis, peri-implantitis starts when bacteria develop along the gumline around an implant that, if untreated, eventually damages soft and hard tissue. Peri-implantitis: Know the Facts to Ensure Good Outcomes.

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Clinical efficacy of Er:YAG laser application in pulpotomy of primary molars: a 2-year follow-up study

Dental News and Technology

Published: 20 October 2022 Lasers in Medical Science (2022)Cite this article Abstract The present study aimed to analyze the clinical effects of Er:YAG laser applied in pulpotomy of children’s asymptomatic deep caries-affected primary molars. Included primary molar teeth from children (aged 3?~?6 6 years) were randomly assigned to “Er:YAG laser” and “conventional” groups, and pulpotomies were performed under general anesthesia using the respective approaches.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Iowa

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant ? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Iowa to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Canada Legislates Nationwide Dental Benefit for Children

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Canada will offer national dental coverage for children younger than 12 whose families earn less than $90,000 per year. The plan will pay up to $650 annually—depending on income level—for routine dental care. The benefit will come through tax-free funds received through an application process.

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Am I Too Old For Wisdom Tooth Extraction?

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

The wisdom teeth are the last set of teeth to erupt, and they typically come in between the ages of 17 and 25. For some people, the wisdom teeth may not erupt at all. If they do erupt, there can be a number of problems associated with them, such as crowding, impaction, and infection.

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Aleddra Smart Disinfection and Emergency Lighting Ideal for Healthcare Facilities

Dental News and Technology

RENTON, Wash., 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The healthcare engineers and facilities managers are always overloaded with work and looking for products that will meet and exceed their standards. When they learned that Aleddra's smart emergency Gen4 T8 tube automatically performs the monthly and the annual audit tests, they couldn't wait to test/approve the Gen4 for their facilities," according to Matthew Maa, VP Sales & Marketing.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Kansas

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant ? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Kansas to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Managing your Practice from the Palm of your Hand

Logic Tech Corp

Managing Your Dental Practice… Managing your dental practice has never been easier, from appointment scheduling to checking up on patients there are a variety of helpful tools that can help your practice simply by using an app on your phone.

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High-Quality and Cost-Effective Replacement Sensor Now Available

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Specifically designed to directly integrate with all the major imaging software applications, the Open Sensor is the perfect replacement sensor. A true open sensor, it works with dental practices’ existing software systems, eliminating the need to learn new software or train staff.

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2023’s Best Dental Website Designs: 12 Awesome Examples To Inspire You

My Social Practice

The Best Dental Website Designs. Now that everyone is sure to look you up online before making an appointment, you need one of the best dental website designs to help your practice stand out.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Kentucky

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant ? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Kentucky to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Dental Hygienists and COVID-19

Central Ohio Periodontics

A collaborative study between the American Dental Association (ADA) and American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) was published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene, looking at the work status of practicing dental hygienists before and during the pandemic. Approximately 4800 U.S.

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Study Shows Early Fluoride Exposure Not Harmful to Child Development

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A recent study conducted by researchers at the School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences at the University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia, determined that exposure to fluoridated water during the first 5 years of life has no effect on the emotional and behavioral development or executive functioning of children.

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What Factors Impact the Cost of Your Dental Malpractice Insurance?

The Big Brush

Dental malpractice insurance, also called professional liability insurance, is one way to defend yourself and protect your personal assets in the case that a malpractice claim is brought against you. Malpractice Insurance

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Clinical Case: Conservative Smile Rejuvenation

3M

The post Clinical Case: Conservative Smile Rejuvenation appeared first on 3M Dental Blog. Clinical Cases EMEA (ONLY) Homepage Featured - EMEA

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CMS Warns their Medicare Users about Deceptive Marketing.

Denticle

I *love* a free press! There are times when the truth has to get out. According to the Associated Press: With Medicare’s open enrollment underway through Dec.

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Supporting Dental Therapy

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Misty Davis, RDH, BS. With more than 20 years of experience in dentistry, Misty Davis, RDH, BS, has worked as a dental assistant, dental hygienist, and administrator. Today, she serves as an oral health program manager at the Michigan Primary Care Association.

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Collaborative Approach Takes Aim at Biofilm Formation on Implants

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Biofilm can form anywhere that offers moisture, nutrients, and a surface. It’s basically a community of microorganisms, including bacteria and fungi, that stick together on a surface in a self-generated matrix of proteins, sugars, and nucleic acids.

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HEALTHY PEOPLE 2030 ORAL HEALTH OBJECTIVE PROMOTION WEBINAR SERIES: REDUCING THE PROPORTION OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH UNTREATED TOOTH DECAY

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

This is the fourth in a series of webinars designed to promote the 11 Healthy People 2030 oral health objectives. percent of U.S. children and adolescents 3 to 19 years of age have untreated dental caries, and the Healthy People 2030 target is to reduce this proportion to 10.2 percent.

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Preventing Inflammation With Implant Maintenance

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Implant maintenance is key to preventing inflammatory disease that may jeopardize implant health. With no proven strategies to combat peri-implantitis, prevention is integral to the long-term success of implant therapy.

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Pacific Dental Services Sponsors Two Webinars on the Relationship Between Oral Health and Women’s Overall Health

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

WHAT: In partnership with Colgate Oral Health Network and March of Dimes, Pacific Dental Services is sponsoring two webinars focused on the connection between women’s health and oral health.

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ADA Offers Strategies to Withstand an Economic Recession

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A recent American Dental Association (ADA) Health Policy Institute poll demonstrated that many dentists are concerned about rising costs and the risk of an impending recession. In response, the ADA published some tips on how dental practices can prepare for an economic downturn.

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Comments Sought on Suggested Changes to Code on Dental Procedures and Nomenclature

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The American Dental Association Enhanced Current Dental Terminology (CDT) Task Force is requesting input from all members of the dental community regarding the introduction of new dental procedure code modifiers.

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10 Golden Rules for Excellent Impression

3M

Making an accurate and detailed impression is essential for an excellent prosthetic treatment. In this session we will talk about 10 golden rules that we need to pay attention to in our prosthetic workflows through simplification and standardization.

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