Endodontics
Sheri's Solutions: Hard to hear
February 1, 2016 -- In her latest Sheri's Solutions, Dr. Sheri Doniger relates a patient's referral experience from her office. As she notes, this is one of those times when, if someone is happy, they will tell three people, but if they are unhappy, they will tell 10.  Discuss
DrBicuspid.com announces the 2015 Dental Excellence Award winners
January 26, 2016 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards. Awards will be handed out at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting in February.  Discuss
3M Oral Care releases new glass fiber post
January 20, 2016 -- 3M Oral Care has introduced the new RelyX fiber post 3D.  Discuss
Mo. adult Medicaid dental services may receive funding
January 6, 2016 -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon announced that an estimated $35 million to be collected from delinquent taxpayers in the state will pay for expanded dental care for low-income residents in 2016.  Discuss
AAE Foundation awards 2 grants
January 6, 2016 -- The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Foundation has awarded grants to two universities.  Discuss
Lares launches ProStyle handpiece line
January 4, 2016 -- Lares Research has introduced a new ProStyle line of high-speed handpieces.  Discuss
DrBicuspid.com Dental Excellence Awards 2015 finalists
December 17, 2015 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the finalists chosen by our readers in the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards. We want to thank the hundreds of readers who participated in the voting.  Discuss
Many dentists don't use dams during root canal therapy
December 15, 2015 -- Less than half of general dentists always use rubber dental dams during root canal therapy, according to a new study. The finding is concerning because dental dam use increases patient safety and improves the chances of a successful treatment.  Discuss
Hot Topic
Getting to the root of dentinal defects

Do newer instruments for preparing root canals induce small dentinal defects that can lead to root fractures, or have improvements in nickel titanium alloys alleviated this potential problem? Since the evidence is unclear, a new study used microcomputed tomography to analyze dentinal defects in root canals prepared with various instruments. Read more.

Conferences
NuSmile Summit 2018
January 19-20, 2018
Clearwater Beach, Florida United States
Academy of Osseointegration (AO) 2018 Annual Meeting
March 1-3, 2018
Los Angeles, California United States
Ontario Dental Association (ODA) 2018 Annual Spring Meeting
April 26-28, 2018
Toronto, Ontario Canada
The Attachment Dentistry Ultimate Course Hawaiian Islands Cruise
October 20-27, 2018
Honolulu, Hawaii United States
Academy of Osseointegration (AO) 2019 Annual Meeting
March 14-16, 2019
Washington, D.C. United States