Study finds that over half of all opioid pain control prescribed to patients who have undergone oral surgery go unused. Could this be contributing to prescription drug abuse?
New referrals aren’t always easy, here are five simple strategies for getting new patients in the door.
Topics formerly considered off-limits by some GP’s might benefit from being re-examined. Have you taken a second look at these assumptions in your practice?
Running a busy practice can be a demanding and stressful task, but fear not – here are our favorite strategies to keep both you and your practice running smoothly.
Implant dentistry is a practice surrounded by myth. OsteoTalk discusses simplified methods of dental implant placement for the general dentist.
A new hormone agonist may help reduce peri-implant crestal bone loss due to inflamed gingiva, without jeopardizing the body's defenses against pathogenic oral bacteria.
Can a robot really be powered by living cells? A four-year project aimed at pushing the limits of current bioengineering knowledge has come to fruition in the form of a tiny stingray.
Implantology is evolving at a breakneck pace to meet rising demand. New innovations in materials design, procedures and more are sure to keep implantology the hottest field in dentistry.
Early childhood caries is a major problem in North America. A new study explores the possible transmission of this disease through other acquaintances and family members of young children.
Techniques like bone grafting and soft-tissue augmentation help prepare an extraction site for an implant. But what if there simply isn't space? General dentists may be able to use limited orthodontics.