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Dealing With Dental Malpractice, Part 1

Dr. Rosner walked into the reception room. The burly man spoke, “Are you Dr....

Immunity and Immunizations

Disease control and prevention are central to an effective program of infection control. It...

Ulcer Management – “I Just Want It To Be Gone!”

Two frantic calls from patients. When will it ever end? The first patient, Jamie,...

How To Build Your Dream Practice, Part 3 Some Remaining Steps

Figure 1. Orient the new employee to start producing. Figure 2. Monitor duties and...

Cosmetic Rehabilitation of the Young Patient

Taking a bur to virgin enamel is always serious business and the younger the...

The Suction Cup Denture: A Century-Old Technology Reborn

Complete denture wearers may be one of the largest underserved dental patient populations, with...

Simplifying Diastema Closure in the Anterior Region

There may be a number of reasons why patients present requesting diastema closure, including...

Internet Safety Precautions

Figure 1. Efficient dental office operation now requires the Internet. Many dental insurance companies...

Terrifying, Troublesome, or Terrific? Secrets to Perfect Pediatric Patients

The crying started, then the wailing, then the screams. The patient was pediatric. I...

The Use of the Nd:YAG Dental Laser as an Adjunct to Aesthetic Restorative Treatment

Despite the presence of lasers in dental practice since 1989, their use is still...