AADR testifies to the FDA advisory panel on dental amalgam Wednesday, December 22, 2010 - 05:03 AM - 6 years, 8 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry GAITHERSBURG, Maryland – On December 14-15, 2010, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) convened an Advisory Panel to discuss several scientific issues that may affect the regulation of dental amalgam. At the conclusion of the hearing, the Panel voted to recommend that the FDA conduct further review of the material's safety.
A new method is developed for predicting shade improvement after teeth bleaching Wednesday, December 22, 2010 - 04:56 AM - 6 years, 8 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry GRANADA, Granada – Researchers at the University of Granada have developed a new method for predicting the precise shade that a bleaching treatment will bring about for a patient's teeth. What is innovative about this method is that it allows researchers to successfully predict the outcome of a bleaching treatment, which will have a significant impact on such treatments, which are becoming more frequent.
Dentalcompare Announces Growth in 2010 Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 08:52 AM - 6 years, 8 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, California – Dentalcompare, the online buyer's guide that helps dental professionals make well-informed purchasing decisions, today announced its continued growth and achievements over the past year. In 2010, Dentalcompare maintained its lead in most products and highest audited website traffic; and expanded its outreach to clinicians through social media.
Washington Hospital Affiliated Dentists Honored with Fellowships from the American College of Dentists Monday, December 20, 2010 - 12:34 PM - 6 years, 8 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry FREMONT, California – Two local dentists were recently recognized for excellence in ethics, leadership and professionalism when they were invited to become Fellows of the American College of Dentists (ACD). This singular honor is bestowed upon just three percent of practicing dentists in the United States. Longtime Fremont dentist Bernard Stewart, D.D.S., and Ruchi Sahota, D.D.S., who has been a dentist in Fremont for the past six years, were inducted into the ACD last October at the organization's 2010 meeting in Orlando, Florida.
Houston Periodontist Featured as ‘Top Dentist’ in H Texas Magazine Monday, December 20, 2010 - 11:12 AM - 6 years, 8 months ago - Dental News - WebDentistry HOUSTON, Texas – Dr. David K. Dennison, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., a periodontist in Houston, Texas, will be featured in the December issue of H Texas Magazine. The magazine periodically compiles a list of top professionals in several industries, including dentists, doctors, and lawyers, and the top professionals are featured within the pages of the Houston-based magazine. Dr. Dennison is honored to have been nominated for this prestigious distinction, recognizing him as one of the top periodontists in Houston. He will appear among a select group of dental professionals in the area as a ‘Top Dentist'.