Feeling Fuchsia? Pediatric dentists in Texas Go Pink to Fight Cancer.

Dentistry for Children pediatric dentist office serving infants, children and teens in Cedar Hill, Midlothian and Desoto, Texas, spent the month of October creating awareness for the Keep A Breast Foundation™. Clark Dental Group and Shelly K. Clark, DDS, PA, took a moment in top “Fuchsia” form (shown) to support the cause with a photo wearing T-shirts […]

Sick of #Halloween yet? Don’t quit until you’ve tried a mini mummy.

If you haven’t figured it out by the sheer volume of seasonal posts on thedailyfloss.com, this MolarMuse revels in Halloween. The month in review (who am I kidding, I started in September): https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/09/11/pr-awards-where-candy-meets-milk/ https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/10/01/welcome-to-my-dental-nightmare/  (Idea courtesy BencoDental Video Coordinator Eric Larsen.) https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/10/06/who-doesnt-love-a-dental-riddle/ https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/10/25/5524/ https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/10/15/dental-industry-aglow-with-halloween-hi-jinx/ https://thedailyfloss.com/2015/10/28/honesty-is-the-best-policy-ada-handles-it-with-humor/ But when a colleague shared “52 Best and Worst Halloween Candies- Ranked” by EatThis.com, […]

Honesty is the best policy; ADA handles it with humor.

Earlier this month, thedailyfloss.com discussed the dental industry’s humorous attempts to engage patients and the general public at Halloween. With three days to spare before Oct. 31, American Dental Association @AmerDentalAssn member dentists – and even the organization’s President Dr. Maxine Feinberg — donned seasonal gear to answer a burning question: What do dentists give out for #Halloween? Their answers might surprise you, especially […]

Got Fangophilia? So does this Japanese boutique dental clinic.

Fangophilia. It’s not another horror film released in time for Halloween. Instead, it’s the link between high fashion and dentistry… in Japan. Hanabusa Dental Clinic, Japan’s first “boutique dental clinic” in the heart of fashion mecca Shibuya, opened in May 2015. The Practitioner:  World-famous silver accessory designer and owner of Japanese brand Fangophilia, Taro Hanabusa @fangophilia. Of course, he is a dentist as […]

No fish tale: Scientists may uncover secrets to regrowing lost teeth

A bright idea: Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology and King’s College London spent time identifying the genes responsible for growing new teeth in the vibrant cichlid fishes of Lake Malawi in Africa. Because the colorful creatures lose teeth just to have new ones slide into position, they may hold the secret to “tooth regeneration” in humans, according to a […]

#LHP2016 — Texas or bust. Nominate an exemplary person in dentistry today.

Do you know a doctor, office manager, hygienist for dental professional who makes a difference mentoring others? Someone who shares  talents to help those in need in your community or on a global scale? An early adopter of leading edge treatment or practice technology? Today, Benco Dental encourages people across the nation to celebrate a person in dentistry […]