Learn about the history of dental assisting and the American Dental Assistants Association; the oldest and largest association dedicated to the professional development of dental assisting.
When dealing with diabetes, one critical area to know about is how it affects your oral health. Learn more about why you need to be concerned about your gums if you have Diabetes.
What you need to know about the causes and risk factors for oral cancer and how it applies to you.
Descriptions of the Most Common Dental Fillings.
What You Need To Know About Crowns
What is salivary gland cancer? How dangerous is it, how common is it, and can it be prevented?
Dental sealants are just as effective for adults as they are for children and teenagers. What are sealants and why are they recommended by dentists?
A clear and concise breakdown of what a root canal is, why it's needed, and what the procedure involves.
When your tooth has recurring pain or discomfort, you may have cracked tooth syndrome. What are some symptoms of cracked tooth syndrome and what do you do if you think you may have a tooth with this condition?
Here is exactly what you need to know about taking care of your teeth and gums while you are pregnant. Pregnancy can have an unpleasant impact on the health of your mouth, but there are things you can do to help.
Dilantin (Phenytoin) is a medication frequently used to treat seizure disorders and epilepsy. The side effects on the gum tissue from the use of phenytoin are examined along with common treatments suggested by your dentist.
Emerging research may have found a correlation between obesity and oral bacteria.
State-by-state dental association directory
Q&A with Ron Ticho, Vice President - Corporate Communications, OraSure Technologies and Dr. Catrise L. Austin, D.D.S., VIP Smiles, about the OraQuick ADVANCE Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody test.
Dental care information for children of all ages. Learn how to care for your kids teeth correctly.
Dentures are used as a way to replace missing teeth. Explore the different types of dentures and learn how to care for them.
Find out what takes place during a dental exam and how to better understand the process of routine dental care.
Find out how to prepare for your upcoming dental implant surgery and what you can expect during and after the surgery.
Are you looking for information on Invisalign braces? I interviewed Texas orthodontist Dr. Randy Kunik for the latest information on this popular option for straightening your teeth.
Heart disease and stroke, both with serious health consequences attached to their name, have been linked to gum disease.
An Overview of gum disease and periodontal disease. Important reasons to brush and floss Your Teeth, along with facts about gum disease that may surprise you.
Have you ever wondered how teeth are whitened? Are you considering whitening your teeth? Find information on how dental whitening works, if you are a candidate for the procedure and any possible side effects from tooth whitening.
How is your dental information protected under federal privacy laws? Find out how your information might be shared by your dentist.
Sports dentistry related to professional hockey is an exciting career that takes a dentist from the office to the ice, ready to mend orofacial injuries hockey players regularly receive during your typical hockey game.
Oral hygiene begins just days after a child is born. Learn how to care for your babies mouth before the teeth appear and what to expect during the stages of teething. Also find important information on signs of possible dental conditions and problems.