This is the first installment of the videos taken at last weekend’s Central Regional Meeting. Enjoy!
The FDA announced earlier this year that they will be reviewing dental amalgam yet again for its safety, mostly in pregnant women, fetuses, and young children. Several citizen petitions for the FDA’s reconsideration of dental amalgam have prompted this review. In July 2009, amalgam was reclassified by the FDA from a Class I substance to… Read more »
For women it’s caries, for men it’s periodontitis. Is gender a factor in your risk of oral disease? If you’re interested in the biological and the anthropological factors that play a role in oral health, read this interesting article posted on Dr Bicuspid today. Stay tuned this week for videos taken from the Central Regional… Read more »
Today is the kick-off of the Central Regional Meeting in Chicago. What is a Regional Meeting? We’re glad you asked… The goal of the Regional Meetings is to improve the quality of ASDA’s chapters in each of the Eastern, Central and Western Regions by developing and improving the leadership skills of the ASDA delegates and… Read more »
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David DeVore, now 9 years old, is the recognizeable kid whose father recorded his hazy car ride home from the dentist. David asks his father “is this real life?” as he babbles incoherently after a dental appointment. Surely you’ve seen it, since this video went viral and has been viewed 65 million times. Now David… Read more »
“One woman couldn’t bear to have a light shone in her eyes because it reminded her of what her captors did whenever they let her out of the box they kept her imprisoned in.” On Wednesday, Dr. Bicuspid posted a story about a program at NYU that offers free dental services to victims of torture… Read more »