Delta Dental/AARP pay for three cleanings February 12, 2008 -- Breaking the cliché of two annual dental cleanings, AARP Dental Insurance Plans administered by Delta Dental now covers a third annual cleaning.
ADA Foundation offers $300K grant to train pediatricians February 12, 2008 -- The American Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) has announced a $300,000 grant -- to be issued in annual installments of $100,000 -- to fund oral health summits and other educational ventures for pediatricians.
Furor over no-drill technique February 12, 2008 -- Can dentists safely place a crown over an untreated tooth? New research on the Hall Technique has ignited debate over one of the most fundamental questions in dentistry.
BCBS of Illinois launches new dental care service February 11, 2008 -- Giving a nod to the oral-systemic link, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL) has launched a new service to help its members improve their overall health by improving their oral health.
Yankee Dental Show Report: Dental practice market heats up February 6, 2008 -- With dental office revenues rising sharply in the last five years, dentists are finding that their practices are worth more than ever these days. At the Yankee Dental Congress, experts shared tips for buyers and sellers.
Yankee Dental Show Report: Incisive tips on cosmetics February 4, 2008 -- BOSTON - The latest in aesthetic techniques can make a huge difference when dealing with complicated cases, two doctors from Cambridge, MA, told an audience at Yankee Dental Congress 33. They shared a series of tips about cements, crown materials, color, smile proportions, and papilla formation.
Keep kids entertained in the chair February 4, 2008 -- Looking for new ways to keep your munchkin patients relaxed in the chair? The ADA now offers booklets, videos, and other fun materials designed to do just that.