Working together against oropharyngeal cancer

The American Dental Association (ADA) and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have joined together to combine their efforts to prevent oropharyngeal cancers through educational outreach to increase HPV vaccination rates. The United States is experiencing an epidemic of cancers of the oropharynx (throat: the tonsils, base of tongue/lingual tonsil) related to human… Continue reading Working together against oropharyngeal cancer

Charlotte Pediatric Dentistry Intern Spotlight: Abby Gribble

Oral health education is one of Charlotte Pediatric Dentistry’s most important values. We believe that education for our staff and patients is essential for optimal pediatric dental care. We strive to pass down our values to our patients and hope that their time spent with us reflects in their dental health habits as they approach… Continue reading Charlotte Pediatric Dentistry Intern Spotlight: Abby Gribble

7 ergo tips to help you stay healthy

Practicing dentistry often involves being in uncomfortable postures and performing repetitive hand motions for long periods of time. As a result, 40 to 60 percent of dental professionals suffer from work-related musculoskeletal issues. Are you one of them? A good, ergonomically designed operatory, along with daily stretching and exercise, can help dental practitioners and their… Continue reading 7 ergo tips to help you stay healthy

Free webinar: Trends in the dental benefits market

Do you ever wonder how many people are covered by dental benefits or how many dentists participate in network plans? Participants in this webinar will hear from industry leaders on current trends in the dental benefits market and the underlying factors that drive these trends. Participants will also gain a better understanding of the market… Continue reading Free webinar: Trends in the dental benefits market