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The Tongue's Role In Pediatric Sleep Disorders and Skeletal Growth and Development

Airway issues often begin in adolescence, so recognizing the signs early on is critical. This article describes the role of the tongue in such issues.

By Rebecca Bockow on August 19, 2017

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Spear Releases New Pediatric Dentistry Curriculum

Spear has released a new curriculum that will introduce viewers to basic concepts and considerations behind pediatric dentistry.

By Celina Jimenez on August 18, 2017
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Ankylosis Part III: Treating Children With Ankylosed Permanent Teeth

When ankylosis is diagnosed in a child, certain factors are even more important to evaluate prior to making the treatment decision.

| 3 days ago
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3 Ways To Help Patients Pay For the Dental Care They Need

Don't let costs be the reason your patients decline your best treatment - help them value dental care and understand their best payment options.

| 4 days ago
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Lip, Tooth, Ridge Classification Part 2: Risk Assessment

In the second article of his 'Lip, Tooth, Ridge' series, Dr. Ricardo Mitrani explains how to carry out esthetic and structural risk assessments.

| 1 week ago
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Spear Releases New 'Introduction to Airway Prosthodontics" Curriculum

Spear has released a new curriculum on airway prosthodontics that introduces viewers to the signs, impacts and treatment of airway dysfunction.

| 1 week ago
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That's a Lot Of Soft Tissue To Look At, But It's Our Responsibility

Classifying and evaluating soft tissue structures can be a key component in identifying potential airway issues and overall oral health.

| 1 week ago
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Your Dental Patient Pyramid

Dr. Mike Monokian breaks down 5 main types of dental patients and how their perception of dental insurance may impact your ability to offer...

| 1 week ago
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Composing Photographs: Capturing the Correct Perspective

This article offers a detailed guide to capturing the clearest and most effective perspectives when composing patient photographs.

| 2 weeks ago
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Spear Releases Study Club Modules on Photography and Comprehensive Treatment

Spear has released two new Study Club modules, one focused on the fundamentals of clinical photography and another that lays out the details of a well-planned...

| 2 weeks ago
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What is an Active Patient?

Imtiaz Manji breaks down the meaning of an 'active patient' and explains the dentist's role in maintaining that status.

| 2 weeks ago
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When Virtual Impressions Beat Physical Impressions, Hands Down

What's the benefit of choosing virtual impression methods over physical ones? Dr. John Carson outlines the tools and technology behind the technique.

| 2 weeks ago
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An Introduction To Lip, Tooth, Ridge Classification

Dr. Ricardo Mitrani shares his insight into the development, uses and advantages of the Lip-Tooth-Ridge classification for rehabilitating the edentulous...

| 3 weeks ago
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A Conservative, Effective Approach To White Spot Lesions

In this article, you will learn how to utilize resin infiltration to treat white spot lesions quickly and effectively.

| 3 weeks ago