Are you sitting on the Mother Lode?
As a clinical dental hygienist for 30+ years, it pains me to say this, but exceptional hygiene departments are not the norm in the dental industry. What do I meanRead More
Just presented the New Global AAP Periodontal Classification Workshop again this past Friday & every time I do, I realize there are a few things that need clarification. Firstly, theRead More
Of course, pocket depths are needed to make an accurate Dental Hygiene Diagnosis and determines complexity of treatment but % of BOP determines a non-surgical periodontal appt. vs. a "cleaning"Read More
The 2017 AAP literature is very clear when a patient’s periodontitis is stable or recurring/progressing. Do you know the difference? If a patient is on a 3 month recall whenRead More