Restoratives
IADR study: Can applying SDF annually stop root caries?
July 1, 2016 -- Is there a treatment that could arrest caries without traditional drilling and filling? According to a study presented at the recent International Association for Dental Research (IADR) meeting in Seoul, South Korea, there is: silver diamine fluoride (SDF).  Discuss
Mich. considers midlevel provider bill
July 1, 2016 -- Michigan has become the latest state to consider a bill to allow midlevel providers known as dental therapists.  Discuss
MIS Implants acquired by Dentsply Sirona
June 27, 2016 -- Dentsply Sirona has announced an agreement to acquire dental implant systems manufacturer MIS Implants Technologies (MIS).  Discuss
Hot Topic
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.
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