Medicare Enrollment or Opt-Out FAQ

When it comes to Medicare, you may be trying to decide whether to enroll or opt-out. Finding out how to enroll in or opt out of Medicare can be one of the most complex and frustrating issues dentists face. Here are articles on a few of the most commonly asked questions regarding enrolling and opting out...

CDC Data Shows Early Childhood Caries Trending Down

Originally posted by the American Dental Association. CDC data presented at an Oct. 23-24 dental conference shows a downward trend in early childhood caries in the United States.  “Untreated decay is now on a downward trend,” Dr. Bruce Dye, dental epidemiology officer at the Centers for Disease Control...

UPDATE: ADA and CDC Issue Warning, Provide Ebola Resources

Guidance to Dental Professionals on the Ebola Virus A person infected with Ebola is not considered contagious until symptoms appear. Due to the virulent nature of the disease, it is highly unlikely that someone with Ebola symptoms will seek dental care when they are severely ill. However, according to the...

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