Align Technology recently filed a $28 million lawsuit in U.S. court against an orthodontist claiming that he lures patients to his practice in Oregon with promises of treatment with Invisalign clear ...
A dentist in Kentucky who was convicted for unlawfully prescribing morphine that caused the death of his 24-year-old dental patient was sentenced, according to the U.S. Department of Justice's Office ...
The truth about oral biofilm is that it still remains very much a mystery to healthcare professionals. As dental hygienists, we live biofilm, we breath it, we scrape it, and when we stop and think ...
A former dental school student in California who reportedly shot and injured two Jewish men as they were leaving services at synagogues has agreed on May 14 to plead guilty, according to the U.S.
Dental insurance is a significant component of the landscape of dentistry in the U.S. In a recent Levin Group survey, we found that 91% of all dental practices participate with at least one dental ...
A dentist in Washington was charged with unprofessional conduct for failing to record that patients were advised on opioid-related information, like overdose potential, according to the State of ...
An unknown man reportedly broke into a dental office in California and fled with about $2,400 in cash, an x-ray machine, and more, according to a bulletin dated May 9 from the Los Angeles County ...
At this year's DentalForum, leaders from more than two dozen dental service organizations (DSOs) and purchasing groups gathered for what can best be described as "vendor speed dating." They asked to ...
As we look at the rest of 2024 and beyond, a human resources (HR) compliance challenge looms over policy manuals, employee handbooks, and established HR norms. The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB ...
There may be a connection between food insecurity and tooth loss among adults age 50 and older residing in the U.S., according to a new study published on May 8 in the Journal of Public Health ...
A man in Michigan accused of killing a man because he was displeased with dental work he received at an illegal dental office was recently sentenced to 10 to 30 years in prison, according to multiple ...
In restorative dentistry, the preservation of natural tooth structure remains a primary objective, aligned with the principles of minimally invasive dentistry. This case study highlights the ...