Archive

June 2013

Celebrating 100 Years of Dental Hygiene

“If we make our vision the conservation of tooth structure, but if we never mention prevention or oral hygiene, we are hypocrites.”     – Dr. Dan Fischer A dental hygienist at work in 1920 Here…

Treasured Moments in Asia

As part of my “hopscotch” lecture tour this year, I had the opportunity to spend some time last month in China. My hectic schedule had me lecturing in a different city…

What Makes a Good Sealant?

Even the most prolific and thorough tooth brushers fall victim to caries due to the difficult-to-reach pits and fissures on the posterior teeth. As an answer to this, the FDA approved…