Category : Podcast Episode

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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EP108: AAOMS 2017 Part 2

In part 2 of my review of the AAOMS annual meeting highlights, I discuss more anesthetic issues including pediatric tips and suggestions on laryngeal spasm for both how to decrease the incidence and manage the occurrence. We talked about a really good resource at www.asdahome.org to help with pediatric calculations
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EP106: Dental News to Abuse

In this episode we talk about decreasing PPO reliance and insurance dependence which can often feel like a crack addict looking for the next hit.  A dental museum has opening in Nebraska and fluoride varnish has hit a new level in ease of application.   I discuss changes in the CDT
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EP105: Dental News to Abuse

In this episode, I discuss 8 ways to reduce dental practice expenses, 3 tips for reputation management, Zest Dental Solutions announcement of their entry in the dental implant market adding to their Locator abutment options.  We discuss Loupe options, Color Code options for organization of instruments, Entrainment music which helps
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