Mercury Discharge: What are its dangers and how is it affecting dental practices?

An element commonly seen in thermometers in its silver-white liquid form, mercury vaporizes at temperatures as low as 10 degrees Fahrenheit. The vapor is colorless and odorless, is readily absorbed by the blood, and evenly distributes in the brain, kidney, heart, lungs, and liver. However, it demonstrates a predilection for collecting in the central nervous […]

Doesn’t your dental practice deserve some recognition? Herman Miller and Incisal Edge think so, too.

Inspirational dental practice design is its own reward, but Incisal Edge and Herman Miller think dentists deserve a little something for the effort: an Aeron chair! As the dental lifestyle magazine rolls out its 2018 INCISAL EDGE DESIGN CONTEST, dentists, architects and interior designers are invited to enter one of three categories for existing practices: […]

The Ninja Dentist is back.

Dr. Desiree Walker has a firm grasp on the competition, literally. The Lumberton, North Carolina dentist made her national-television debut on American Ninja Warrior, NBC’s extreme-obstacle challenge, which aired in June of 2014. The 35-year-0ld’s nemesis back then: her faltering grip on a rope, which led to what has been called by the show’s co-host Jenn Brown, […]