The digital dentistry evolution

The digital dentistry evolution The digital age plays an influential role in shaping dentistry. With the rapid developments in new technology continuing to streamline systems, dentists are benefiting tremendously. The digital revolution has been hailed a game changer for dentists and continues to raise the bar for practices in many ways, redrawing the landscape of …

Industry Coverage 08/02/19: Are you brushing your child’s teeth the right way?

Are you brushing your child’s teeth the right way? A study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said nearly 80 percent of parents aren’t brushing their child’s teeth early enough, but experts said parents should be brushing their child’s teeth morning and night. Experts add babies should be getting their teeth brushed …

News 01/02/19: Ask the Dentist: It may be painful but blood is good when it comes to getting tooth out

Matt LeBlanc Was Once His Own Dentist Never doubt Matt LeBlanc’s commitment to acting. Before Friends, LeBlanc was down to $11 in his bank account, an amount he admits was honestly too little to even quit acting on. “Even if I said at that point ‘I’m going to go get a waiter job,’” he told …

News Roundup 25/01/19: Plea to visit the dentist as thousands of most deprived youngsters are still not registered

Why Does Wine Only Stain Some People’s Teeth? Maybe getting red wine stains on your teeth would be less embarrassing if it was a universal experience. But as you may have noticed after splitting a bottle of cabernet between friends, wine doesn’t have the same tinting effects on everyone. Whether vino leaves your teeth untouched …

News Roundup 18/01/19: Integration of dental technology for improved patient care

Integration of dental technology for improved patient care Daniel G. Butterman, DDS, FICOI, MADIA When I joined my father’s practice in 1994, the staff and I would process film x-rays and store them in 8’’ x 10’’ envelopes. These envelopes also housed patients’ charts, treatment plans, notes, consent forms, lab slips, and miscellaneous items. My …

Can Braces Fix Any Teeth?

Can Braces Fix Any Teeth? Generally speaking, braces are able to realign almost any tooth-related issues, including patients with abnormal bites, impacted teeth, and malocclusion problems. However, while braces are able to fix any teeth, treatment will differ depending on the extent of the patient’s individual requirements. Fixed Braces for Straightening Teeth For example, one …