Headed to Northeastern PA? This small Dental Museum packs a punch.

America’s largest privately-owned dental distributor has a surprise in store for all who visit its home office situated in the rolling hills of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Neatly tucked amidst the Benco Dental CenterPoint East distribution center and office complex: a fine dental museum. The brainchild of the company’s Chief Customer Advocate, Larry Cohen and his wife, Sally, […]

02.07 in Columbus? Join Dr. Phing Saurer & Lucy Hobbs Project for education, empowerment

February event addresses The Opioid Crisis: What We Don’t Fix Cannot Heal and honors 15 support specialists A few days remain to nominate dental support specialists local to Columbus, Ohio for an upcoming honor. The support team surrounding a dentist is critical for creating success in the practice. The Lucy Hobbs Project, powered by Benco […]

Though she doesn’t wear a cape, this San Diego dentist is a H.E.R.O to many. #ie40under40

Earning a degree is expensive. Total student loan debt in the U.S. today amounts to $1.52 trillion, according to Forbes. With a financial burden weighing on her shoulders, Dr. Malieka Johnson, DDS, is uncomfortably acquainted with the student loan debt struggle — and that’s why she’s putting a stop to it. Dr. Johnson, raised by […]

Did you miss the AAWD conference? Dr. Kady Rawal offers her take in Incisal Edge.

“THE 2018 AMERICAN Association of Women Dentists conference, held over three days in early October in lovely Savannah, Georgia, was titled “Proper Positioning: Align Yourself for Success”—and scores of female dental colleagues from around the country gathered to network, collaborate, grow, refresh—and, yes, align themselves for even greater achievements still ahead.” So says Dr. Kady Rawal […]

Benco Dental Tooth Fairy visits autistic support classrooms

Ten-year associate at nation’s largest privately-owned dental distributor delivers smiles to PA students If entering an elementary school clad in a crown and wings doesn’t guarantee that students will offer their undivided attention, then not much will. Last month during a visit to two of Dan Flood Elementary School’s autistic support classrooms in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, […]

What inspires dental hygienists & what makes them proud? Premier and ADHA find out.

Patients allowing themselves to be vulnerable in the dental chair and sharing stories with their clinicians. Attending conferences where colleagues offer much motivation. Building relationships with patients and knowing that it’s possible to change their lives. Dental hygienists Ryan Rutar, Miranda Peralta and LeeAnn Winkler cite these as their daily career inspirations. Earlier this year, […]