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Webster Dental Care adds Becker to Ill. office
April 2, 2021 -- Webster Dental Care, a dental service organization with 11 locations in the Chicago area, has added Dr. Brandon Becker to the team in its Schaumburg, IL, office. Read More
Let's talk mouthguards for National Facial Protection Month
April 1, 2021 -- April 1 marks the start of National Facial Protection Month, which can be the perfect time to talk with patients and families about mouthguards and other tools to protect against sports injuries. Oral surgeon Dr. Louis Rafetto spoke with DrBicuspid.com about the occasion. Read More
Singer goes viral for opening beer bottle with teeth
April 1, 2021 -- Singer-songwriter Madison Beer went viral on TikTok for opening a bottle of beer with her teeth. Read More
Could monoclonal antibodies stimulate tooth regeneration?
March 31, 2021 -- A monoclonal antibody may be able to stimulate tooth regeneration, according to research published online recently in Science Advances. Read More
Biolase debuts pilot program for Einstein endo residents
March 31, 2021 -- Biolase has announced a pilot program to train endodontic residents at Einstein Healthcare Network to use Waterlase dental lasers. Read More
Air Techniques partners with SICAT for implant therapy
March 31, 2021 -- Dental equipment manufacturer Air Techniques has announced a software partnership with SICAT for implant planning and treatment. Read More
CDC releases raft of oral health articles
March 29, 2021 -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has published a collection of oral health articles in its journal Preventing Chronic Disease. Read More
Study: Antibiotic use after tooth extraction has increased
March 29, 2021 -- The use of antibiotics after tooth extraction has increased over the past 17 years in South Korea, according to a study published on March 24 in the International Dental Journal. Read More
Light-up material may be game changer for tooth repairs
March 29, 2021 -- Incorporating the fluorescent molecule pyromellitic acid into the substitute bone material octacalcium phosphate may lead to improved bone and teeth repairs, according to a recently published study in Communications Chemistry. Read More
American Tooth Industries founder dies
March 26, 2021 -- The founder of American Tooth Industries, Bruno Pozzi, has died at the age of 82. Read More
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Study finds SDF safe and effective on kids' teeth
Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) was found to be safe and 100% effective in stopping active caries in primary teeth of at-risk children and was also well-accepted by their parents in a new study, published in the Journal of Public Health Dentistry. Read more.
Conferences
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
June 9-12
Austin, Texas United States
American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) Annual Session
June 25-27
Boston, Massachusetts United States
IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition
July 21-24
Boston, Massachusetts United States
International Dental Show (IDS) 2021
September 22-25
Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) Annual Meeting
September 27 - October 2
Nashville, Tennessee United States