The dental profession continued to make headlines in 2017. Here are the top 10 news stories of the year based on traffic at dentistrytoday.com.
Quacquarelli Symonds named the University of Hong Kong the best around the globe, and the University of Michigan was tops in the United States.
The profession lost a legend nearly a year ago, as Dr. Misch was a giant in the world of implantology.
The legislation covers dentures, veneers, crown and bridge materials, implants, and more.
The top five dental schools on the Academic Ranking of World Universities all hail from the United States.
Human brains and teeth did not evolve in lockstep and were influenced by different environmental and behavioral factors.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that dentists had a median pay of $159,770 in 2016.
The phytochemical components of the fruit have a unique reaction with the enzymes in the saliva of smokers that may influence cancer development.
The common medicine can stimulate existing stem cells in teeth to enhance the regeneration of damaged tooth structure.
By gender, 6.8% of men and 1.2% of women age 18 to 69 years carry one or more of the 14 high-risk strains of the virus.
Healthy pulp looks like an arch topped by a pair of cat ears, while pulp lacking in the nutrient is asymmetrical and looks like a chair.