Are you responsible for handling the insurance and billing in your office? If so, I bet you are one busy person. Not only do you process every claim and make sure you have every detail correct so the claims go out successfully, but then you also turn around to enter the...
When certain bacteria are found in a patient's mouth, it may indicate an increased risk for pancreatic cancer, according to a study presented by U.S. researchers at the meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research. The study, which was presented April 19 in New...
Gum disease is pretty common and its main cause is the bacteria in the mouth. The bacteria along with the mucus forms plaque, which if not cleaned regularly and properly, turns hard and forms tartar. Tartar gets accumulated at the base of the teeth and is difficult to remove.
Pneumonia is a common condition in patients with Parkinson’s disease. A new study that explored risk factors for pneumonia development has now found that patients treated for dental caries had a reduced risk of pneumonia compared...
It’s never too late for a healthy, beautiful smile. A new study shows that adults are seeking orthodontic treatment in record numbers. From 2012 to 2014, adults seeking treatment from orthodontists in the United States and Canada increased 16 percent, resulting in...
Americans can now be scientifically divided into three categories: Those who floss daily, those who never floss and those who fall somewhere in between. The first nationally representative analysis designed to determine how many people floss their teeth found that those...
Your team is made up of hardworking professionals who want to help you grow your practice. You appreciate everything they do and know you’d be lost without them, but you also know there’s room for improvement. Simply put, your team isn’t as strong as it...
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