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Aesthetic Breakthrough: Soft Tissue Lasers

Possibly one of the most important technical breakthroughs in cosmetic dentistry since dentin bonding...

High-Quality Panoramic Radiographs

The overall quality of panoramic radiographs can be greatly improved with greater attention to...

SensiStat: A New Saliva-Based Composition for Simple and Effective Treatment of Dentinal Sensitivity Pain

It has been estimated that approximately 30 million American adults suffer from short, sharp,...

Brain Injury in Sports Related to Trauma to the Lower Jaw

Recent media attention to traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) in sports is primarily due to...

The Hygiene Department From the Doctor’s Perspective

During over 35 years of practicing dentistry and consulting with dentists and dental practices,...

Stand and Deliver: Fast Track Your Staff to Accountability and Exceptional Performance

Who’s bringing the bagels tomorrow? In the vast majority of practices we observe, this...

Diagnosis and Management of Nondental Toothache

The patient who presents with a toothache or tooth pain that has no obvious...

Surgical Crown Lengthening for Enhanced Clinical Success

Teeth needing restoration should have all caries removed. When this is accomplished, adequate supragingival...

Digital Photography Enables Better Soft Tissue Screening, Diagnosis, and Case Acceptance

Figures 1 to 3. Pretreatment and immediate post surgical digital photographs taken with the...

Gaining Crown or Bridge Retention: An Alternative to Surgical Crown Lengthening

Why put your patient through a periodontal surgical procedure if it is not needed...