Stem Cells in Dentistry. Stem cells are a type of universal cell that can morph into other types of tissue. One of the easiest sources of stem cells turn out to be in the pulp tissue of teeth. Exfoliated deciduous teeth are the most natural and noninvasive sources to harvest stem cells.
Benefits of Digital Radiography. Particular benefits of digital radiography for the dentist’s office include improved comfort of intra-oral (photos taken inside the mouth) X-rays, and less cranial exposure to radiation. Digital images are also easily stored on a computer and can be transferred to different dentists or orthodontists for referrals. Overall digital radiography has been beneficial for both dental providers and...
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How I Became a Dentist . Dr. Olga Karnakova tells her personal story about how she got into dentistry.
How I Chose to Become a Dentist. Dr. Howard Kopel with Dr. Zak Dental Care shares his story how he chose to become a dentist.
Antibiotics and their indication in dentistry. When to use antibiotics? How much to use? What type of antibiotic to use? According to the Center of Disease Control and Prevention more than 2 million people in the US are hospitalized and more than 23,000 die each year from superinfections caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria.