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School-Based Dental Sealant Programs: Impact on Community Oral Health

In 2016, S. Griffin and others proved with their studies how school-based dental sealant programs have become a crucial strategy in preventing dental caries in children. We’ll examine the ongoing impact of these programs on community oral health, their cost-effectiveness, and recent advancements since the original study. Evolution of School-Based Dental Sealant Programs Since 2016 […]

Early Professional Intervention in Pediatric Dentistry: A Critical Analysis

Pediatric dentistry has evolved to emphasize the importance of early professional intervention and continuity of care. This approach is crucial for preventing, diagnosing, and treating oral health issues in children, as highlighted in a 2017 study by the Pediatric Dentistry Journal. We will delve into the significance of this approach and its impact on pediatric […]

The Essential Role of Routine Dental Check-ups in Oral Health

Routine dental check-ups play a crucial role in maintaining oral health and we’ve got the research to prove it.  Today, we’re discussing the essential nature of regular dental visits for the early diagnosis and treatment of dental issues, their impact on overall health, and the evolution of dental practices since 2019. The Evolving Landscape of […]

Advanced Dental Care for Special Needs Children

Children with special needs require unique dental care approaches, particularly in managing pain, anxiety, and stress. In this article, which was influenced by Shapira (2018) and other experts in the field, we’ll explore the advancements in dental care that cater to the well-being of these young patients. Understanding Special Needs in Pediatric Dentistry Tailoring Dental […]

Cavity Fillings: Combating Decay and Restoring Health

Cavity fillings have long been a cornerstone in combating tooth decay and restoring oral health. The significance of this dental procedure, highlighted in important recent research in the last decade, has only grown with advancements in dental science. Take a few minutes with us here today to explore the importance and evolving techniques of cavity […]

Cavity Fillings and Patient Comfort: Addressing Sensitivity

Cavity fillings are crucial in dentistry for restoring decayed teeth, but postoperative sensitivity remains a concern. This article, drawing on research including Costa et al. (2017), explores the factors influencing sensitivity and the impact of adhesive strategies and filling techniques. Understanding Postoperative Sensitivity in Cavity Fillings Contributing Factors Postoperative sensitivity can arise from various factors, […]

Brightening Smiles: The Evolution of Teeth Whitening in Cosmetic Dentistry

The field of cosmetic dentistry has seen remarkable advancements, particularly in teeth whitening. This article explores the evolution of vital tooth bleaching techniques and their role in cosmetic dentistry since 1993, when G. Christensen and other important leaders in cosmetic dentistry made some key insights about whitening.  The Journey of Teeth Whitening in Cosmetic Dentistry […]

Root Canal Therapy: Saving Teeth, Preserving Smiles

Root canal therapy, a vital procedure in dentistry, has undergone significant advancements in the last decades. Some studies, like one from Girard et al. in 2006, projected that root canal therapy would see remarkable advancements in the years after, and that’s been born out. Today we’ll explore these developments, emphasizing the procedure’s importance in saving […]

The Preventive Resin Restoration: A Conservative Alternative in Dentistry

Preventive resin restorations (PRRs) have been a game-changer in conservative dentistry in the last decades since research like M. Houpt et al. in 1994, confirmed it. So, in this article we’ll explore the continued effectiveness of PRRs in cavity prevention, highlighting advancements and their role in modern dentistry. The Evolution of Preventive Resin Restorations Since […]

The Art of Cosmetic Dentistry: Transforming Smiles with Veneers and Bonding

Cosmetic dentistry has evolved remarkably, especially in the use of veneers and bonding techniques. Thanks to advancements in adhesive technology and cosmetic techniques, patients can now enjoy more natural and aesthetically pleasing smiles. Take some time with us to discuss some of these advancements, drawing on the insights of Jackson Rd & Ferguson Rw (1990) […]