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Tooth fillings of the future may incorporate bioactive glass
Tooth fillings of the future may incorporate bioactive glass
A few years from now, millions of people around the world might be walking around with an unusual kind of glass in their mouth, and using it every time they eat.
3 surefire strategies for patient acceptance of large dental treatment plans
3 surefire strategies for patient acceptance of large dental treatment plans
Dentists who want to take their practices to the next level often believe the answer lies in boosting the amount patients spend on average treatment plans. According to the American Dental Association, the average practice has between $500,000 to &...
Survey: 1 in 3 nervous about seeing the dentist
Survey: 1 in 3 nervous about seeing the dentist
One out of three Americans admits to being nervous about seeing the dentist, and nearly half consider dental visits a "necessary evil," according to the results of an online survey published recently. Conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of OPT-In Dental...
Researchers analyze potentially hazardous dental drill debris under composite fillings
Researchers analyze potentially hazardous dental drill debris under composite fillings
While dental drills, or burs, are used extensively in dentistry to mechanically prepare tooth structures for fillings, little is known about the bur debris left behind in the teeth and whether it poses potential health risks to patients. Imaging analys...