This Month’s Features


Featured Articles

Advantages of Teledentistry Technologies

By employing telehealth in their practices, dental professionals can enhance oral health care delivery while improving access to care. This article takes a closer look at how dental practices are successfully using this modern technology.

Bridging the Canal

Once a root canal has been shaped and cleaned, complete obturation of the root structure is essential. Therein lies the challenge. We explore the latest strategies clinicians can use to up the odds of endodontic success for long-lasting restorations.

The Blended Approach to Instrumentation

Dental professionals are embracing this technique — which blends the use of ultrasonic and hand instrumentation for improved clinical results — and sales reps are wise to learn what it entails.

Dress For Success

Personal protective equipment is necessary in contemporary dental practices, and account executives must be up to speed on the latest developments. We give you the up-to-date low-down on these important practice necessities.


Columns

Selling Strategies: Perform at Your Peak

Growth only comes at the very tip of resistance. You learn by pushing yourself to the outer reaches of your abilities.

Skill in Life: Build Your Own Success

Don’t wait for Prince Charming to make the rest of your life easy … It will likely never happen.

The Big Picture: New Goals for the New Year

Can strong relationships develop solely with “to the point” digital communications that recant supposedly wasteful small talk?

Closing Pitch: Passion for Policy

One-on-One with Meg Booth, MPH, Children’s Dental Health Project



Departments


Products and Services

Product Profile: GUM Interdental Cleaners from Sunstar

Spotlight on oral self-care products.

FAQ: Roydent Dental Products

Roydent’s VIP Preferred 400 Endodontic Loyalty Program Helps Sales Reps Partner With Practices

Hot to Market

Products that practically sell themselves.

On the Radar

Pain Management on display.


Happenings

Innovators in Dentistry Honored at 15th Annual Shils Awards Ceremony

The Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund Inc recently recognized several innovators in dentistry with various awards during its 15th Annual Shils Awards Ceremony held at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia.

American Dental Association Installs New President

The American Dental Association (ADA) recently installed Joseph P. Crowley, DDS, as president.

OHA Relaunches Toothwisdom.org

Oral Health America (OHA) has announced the relaunch of its website toothwisdom.org.

Partnership Supports Independent Living Among Individuals With Special Needs

Colgate-Palmolive is partnering with Magnusmode to offer a mobile app that empowers individuals with cognitive special needs.

Henry Schein Cares Foundation Awards Grants to Surgeon Volunteers

The American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) and the Henry Schein Cares Foundation through the joint Global Outreach Project grant program are providing four dentists with $2,500 grants to fund their volunteer work providing oral and maxillofacial surgery care in the United States and around the world.

P&G Toothpaste Earns ADA Seal of Acceptance

The American Dental Association (ADA) has given Crest Pro-Health Advanced, Deep Clean Mint its ADA Seal of Acceptance.