Category : Podcast Episode

EP115: Dental News to Abuse

In this episode we talk about a wall mounted tooth cleaning system for the shower.  It sounds like a fire hydrant for your mouth but you be the judge.  I go off a bit on tooth whitening and who should provide the service and then transition quickly to StellaLife and
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EP114: Incidence of Head and Neck Cancer, The best antibiotic for Odontogenic infections and accuracy of 3D printers in office

In this episode we discuss a number of different articles Would You Begin by discussing the use of third molar informed consent videos and how much patience remember after watching the video. We also discuss a rear complication of osteomyelitis following mandibular dental implants that required resection and a free
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EP113: Prebiotics, Probiotic, Synbiotics and C. Diff infections from Antibiotics

This episode discussed the difference between probiotics, synbiotics and prebiotics as well as information on probiotics.  I also discuss antibiotic induced Clostridium difficile infections also known as C. Diff infections.  Remember that the toxin produced by this bacteria is what causes the symptoms and issues with this infection.  It can
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EP112: Dental News To Abuse : Two new codes, Electric Cavity Detector, Treatment Planning Tips, Dental code for HbA1C, Intranasal Pain Medicine

In this episode I will discuss an electronic cavities detector, several new dental codes to be aware of and bill for including HbA1c for diabetes screening.  I will discuss a sleep appliance that will allow for the patient to wear orthodontic aligners or Invisalign at the same time.  Opioid epidemic
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EP111: Digital Impression Accuracy, Intra Operative CT with Orbital Fractures, More Complications with Age in 3rd molar surgery?

In this episode, I discuss a study that compares digital impressions with traditional PVS impression with dental implants.  They use an open tray impression technique and compare accuracy.  The second article I review is on Intra Operative CT scans with Orbital Fractures.   This is a great article showing that in
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