Though it may be a mouthful to pronounce, oral and maxillofacial surgeons are the experts in face, mouth and jaw surgery. Many patients find the name confusing and don’t know everything our surgeons can do. Learn about some of the key OMS procedures in this short, entertaining video.
In recent years, the management of third molar teeth has generated considerable discussion in the media and among healthcare professionals. The lines of debate most often come down to the need to contain costs versus the benefits of third molar surgery for the patient. Often overlooked in the sometimes heated discourse is the quantity (and quality) of evidence-based research data confirming that impacted third molars are prone to…
Congratulations! You’ve finished dental school, you’ve received an offer to join a practice, the package looks right, and you’re ready to sign the employment contract.
Before you sign an employee contract, make sure you understand the terms and conditions of that contract.
It’s hot out there! And your pet is probably feeling it, too. To ensure your pets stay safe during the summer months, we sought the advice of Dr. Jeff Werber, a renowned veterinarian.
If experience has taught me anything, it’s this. The most successful people are:
Passionate and very
I know…I know…dental school…winning..? What’s the next igniteDDS post going to be on…Unicorns? 🙂
I’ve seen said unicorn…so here goes…
Most people who transition from training to practice experience a sudden surge in income. With that, frequently comes the desire to make up for years of living a student lifestyle, coupled with an objective to ‘get rid of mountains of debt’ that has accrued over the years.
At this point in your career, we’re sure you’ve heard of employers offering to pay for your malpractice coverage. Is there a catch? Perhaps. As part of The Medical Protective Company’s (“MedPro”) commitment to dental students, we want you to feel comfortable, well-educated and in control when selecting your first malpractice insurance policy. To help you, we’ve put together some tips on how you can accomplish this.