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Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic Chief Dental Officer Dr. Mark Koday was named chair-elect of the American Dental Association's Dental Quality Alliance (DQA) beginning in... [Read More]
Only a fraction of working-age adults go to dentist each year, according to the American Dental Association. The industry is looking for ways to turn... [Read More]
A local philanthropic organization will benefit thanks to the Alliance of the American Dental Association's service project at ADA 2018 – America's Dental Meeting... [Read More]
To the Editor: A new plan called "Keep Potsdam Smiling" is a viable solution to replace the antiquated model of municipal water fluoridation. ... [Read More]
I was feeling pretty good when I went to see Stanley. Stanley is my dentist. I chose him because he meets the American Dental Association's... [Read More]
With all the focus on cancer prevention and treatment, one seemingly deceptive form of the disease is oral cancer. The American Dental Association (ADA) reports... [Read More]
Dental quality measures originally designed for use with billing data may not provide the most accurate picture of how a practice is doing with respect... [Read More]
Capital City Give Kids A Smile is a local initiative through the ADA Foundation's Give Kids A Smile program, launched nationally by the American Dental... [Read More]
Applying silver diamine fluoride to exposed root surfaces of older adults can be an effective way to prevent caries, according to the August issue of... [Read More]
The American Dental Association (ADA) commends the federal agencies that announced an update is in the works to the 2000 Surgeon General's Report on oral... [Read More]
Adding a lemon wedge to your water can help shake up the dull beverage and help you reach your recommended 10 to 15 cups of... [Read More]
Dr. King, who died in 1951, served as the Association's first general secretary — what would be known today as its executive director — and... [Read More]
An estimated 42 percent of U.S. adults age 30 years or over with one or more teeth have periodontitis, according to the July issue of... [Read More]
Experts say that children should start seeing a dentist very early, and now an Oklahoma college of dentistry is working to make it affordable for... [Read More]
Noncitizen immigrants in the U.S. report having substantially poorer oral health than natives, according to research published in the June issue of The Journal of... [Read More]
In a news bulletin dated April 20, 2018, the American Dental Association forwarded a study to its members in regard to the use of opioids... [Read More]
A new study reveals that over-the-counter medication may be more effective than opioids at treating pain. Anita Aminoshariae is a professor at the School of... [Read More]
The American Dental Association wants dentists to drastically cut back on prescribing opioid painkillers. That's because of a new study showing that in some cases,... [Read More]
Incorporating systematic data collection into Mission of Mercy events could help build lasting solutions such as developing emergency department referral programs that find patients a... [Read More]
The Alliance of the American Dental Association welcomed dentists, dental students and spouses to Fort Worth, Texas, April 19-21 for its annual conference. [Read More]