Three reasons to clear 60 minutes on your Wednesday calendar.

You know you’ve always wanted a free opportunity to gain an understanding of the scientific criteria for early loading, crestal bone preservation with implant thread design and prosthetic simplicity (10 diameter implants using one prosthetic connection). Dr. Isaac Tawil, current President of AIE Advanced Implant Educators, promises to deliver a clear message that will allow dentists to treat more patients in […]

How does Tooth Fairy Design nurture your sentimental side? The business of baby teeth.

Spoiler alert: Details about my childhood tooth fairy will be revealed. In my 20s, while helping prepare for a family holiday dinner, while securing a formal tablecloth from my mom’s bureau drawer, I stumbled across a collection of what appeared to be tiny fragments of discolored teeth. Years prior I had solidified that a tooth fairy – or at least […]

Is a dental assistant career in your future? One school celebrates 40 years of successful training.

National Health Professionals Week is slated for September 26- 30 and a Letter to the Editor published in yesterday’s Citizens Voice offers insight on dental assistant as a career option: “According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the dental assisting job market is expected to increase by 18 percent through 2024. This is above average job growth, a reassuring statistic in an uncertain economy.” One way to explore this career option, or to celebrate one program’s success: Visit Luzerne County Community […]

Weren’t at the Francis Marion Hotel last night? You can still be inspired.

  A maximum capacity crowd in the Carolina Room of the Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, included the first female graduate of the College of Dental Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), the first female President of the Texas Dental Association (TDA) and seemingly more dental trailblazers than Palmetto trees in “America’s Friendliest City”. That doesn’t even […]

How can your #toothies and tooth art bring mobile dentistry to children in Michigan?

There was a toothquake, that caused a toothfall and now there is a cascade of Michigan-made molars tumbling from the second story window of Preservation Dental in downtown Northville – 3,333 to be exact. The eye-catching art installation (shown) has drawn supporters from all over all over the world. The exhibit, the brainchild of Dr. William […]