Woman's mouth sensations return after prompt dental nerve repair

Dr. Bicuspid

The case report was published on May 10 in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medicine, and Pathology. A woman in Japan can once again feel pain and temperature in her mouth thanks to the immediate repair of her alveolar nerve, which was damaged during jaw surgery.

COVID-19 connections in dentistry featured in October issue of Journal of the California Dental Association

Dental News and Technology

The October 2020 issue of the Journal of the California Dental Association explores COVID-19 connections in oral health care and dentistry. Global Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Service Delivery and Vulnerable Populations Access to Dental Care” provides an overview of how dental professionals around the world have been effected by COVID-19 and the challenges vulnerable populations face in accessing oral health care during the pandemic. Sacramento, Calif. —

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Botox for TMJ disorders may not lead to bone loss in the short term, but more research is needed

Dental News and Technology

The researchers, whose findings are published in the Journal of Oral Health Rehabilitation , call for further clinical studies to track bone- and muscle-related changes with long-term use of Botox for TMJD, or temporomandibular muscle and joint disorders.

Leading Edge Technology with Apteryx XVWeb: Artificial Intelligence and Dental Imaging

Planet DDS

Similar to how cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) revolutionized the way dental providers visualized oral and maxillofacial images, AI is likely to be the next big accelerator in dental imaging technology.