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Monica Barudin
Philips CARE Tool Helps Clinicians Assess Patient Risk
Date: 02/04/2014 09:41am

At the recent Yankee Dental Congress meeting in Boston, Philips launched CARE (Customized Assessment and Risk Evaluator), a new online tool designed to assist dental professionals in assessing patient risk.

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Monica Barudin
Solea's Role in the Future of Laser Dentistry
Date: 02/04/2014 08:58am

At the recent Yankee Dental Congress meeting in Boston, Convergent Dental held a Live Dentistry Symposium titled, "High-Speed Laser Cavity Preparation."

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Felipe Moreno
The AAPD releases the “State of Little Teeth Report”
Date: 02/04/2014 07:58am

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry has released their first-ever “State of Little Teeth Report,” confirming the correlation between poverty and early childhood caries.

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James Black, Jr.
Meet the Evaluator: James Black, Jr., DDS
Date: 02/03/2014 04:27pm

Having an interest in science and the arts, I chose a career in dentistry due to its ability not only to change people's lives but to work in a skillful manner with my hands.  Dentistry became a destiny as both my father and uncle went into the field of oral surgery and general dentistry.  Two other cousins followed suit and the rest is history.

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Christy Slavinsky
Meet the Evaluator: Christy Slavinsky, RDH, BS
Date: 02/03/2014 02:42pm

It’s wonderful to have a job where I enjoy going to the office.  The amazing patients and co-workers make me feel like I'm visiting my second family.  I love being a part of my patients’ happiness through improving their smiles to helping them connect in the community.

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Carla Cohn
Pediatric Dentistry: Kids Deserve to Have Function and Beauty
Author: Carla Cohn
Date: 02/03/2014 12:40pm

Recently, Carla Cohn, DMD, spoke to attendees at the Yankee Dental Congress meeting in Boston.

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Arthur Volker
Meet the Evaluator: Arthur Volker, DDS, MSEd, FAGD
Date: 02/03/2014 12:27pm

As an admitted science and technology geek who loved to draw and sculpt, I was initially drawn to dentistry because it seemed to me like the ideal combination of art and science. Having now been in practice for over ten years, I’m amazed to see the positive impact we can make in our patients’ lives, especially children and “dental phobics”.

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Julie Cullen
The Role of Dental Hygienists: To Expand or Not Expand
Author: Julie Cullen
Date: 01/31/2014 03:59pm

New Hampshire and Maine may sit right next to each other way up there near Canada, but they have some differing opinions about the role of dental hygienists.

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Monica Barudin
Oral Health and HPV
Date: 01/31/2014 03:18pm

A recent article in Dental Tribune highlighted research by the UT Health Sciences Center indicating a potential link between oral health and oral cancers. 

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Gail Weisman
Up Your Oral Cancer Screening Capabilities...Win a Velscope Vx
Author: Gail Weisman
Date: 01/30/2014 11:22am

UPDATE...RESEARCH CONFIRMS VELSCOPE ADDS VALUE TO TRADITIONAL ORAL CANCER SCREENING. Early detection is key to surviving oral cancer. The Velscope Vx system  is a valuable component to your armamentarium and LED Dental is giving away two in its 2014 Velscope Sweepstakes. But you can't win if you don't enter................

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