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March 03-21-24
Dental Practices
Leveraging the Connection Between Heart and Oral Health

While no defi nitive study has found a direct link between periodontal disease and heart disease, researchers believe there could be an association. Bacterial plaque in the oralcavity that leads to periodontal disease increases the overall infl ammation level in our bodies and chronic infl ammation is a key contributor to many health problems including:Coronary diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, and pancreatic cancer.

February 02-07-24
Dental Practices

Applied to permanent molars, sealants can reduce the risk of cavities by 80%. But, what about deciduous teeth … and the caries that can sometimes show up? When it does, it’s common for parents to be upset and worried. And that anxiety can easily pass along to the child.

November 11-07-23
Dental Practices

GUIDE TO MINIMIZING INFECTION RISKS IN DENTAL PRACTICES - It's always a good time to brush up on ways to support patient safety in the dental chair. That means shining a light on what you and your team need to know to protect yourselves and your patients, starting with a refresher on infection risks."

March 03-10-22
Dental Practices
5 Keys to better infection prevention

There are definitely some key topics for infection control in your office. Sharps injuries, your sterilization area, instrument sterilization, patient safety, and organization are all important in creating a safe and healthy environment for you and your patients. Here are some of the big takeaways to keep in mind as you continue your infection control journey. 

March 03-10-22
Dental Practices
5 Keys to better infection prevention #5

We’ve talked with profitable dental practices that have somehow managed to find more time in their day. And for some of them, a lot more. Of these practices, we continually hear that what helps them be most efficient is a well-organized facility. 

Here are some indicators that you could benefit from better organization