HPI launches new economic poll

On January 28, 2022

HPI has launched a monthly poll of U.S. dentists to measure the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and to gather dentists’ opinions on other current and emerging issues impacting their practices.Read more

ADA seeks public/consumer member nominations for CODA

On January 25, 2022

Nominees should submit a current resume and completed application form by May 1.Read more

February JADA finds oral health care spending differences between Medicaid, commercial plans

On January 24, 2022

Average spending on oral health care was higher at all ages among those with commercial insurance than those with Medicaid.Read more

Indian Health Service patients reaping benefits from access-to-care initiatives like Give Kids A Smile

On January 24, 2022

The Indian Health Service's stewardship of the oral health of American Indian/Alaska Native children includes holding Give Kids A Smile events that prioritize increased access to care and education to reduce the incidence of caries.Read more

Study: Dentistry becoming increasingly representative of patient community, improving access to care

On January 24, 2022

The growth in the number of women in dentistry may expand the capacity of the oral health delivery system to better meet the needs of the population, particularly the underserved, according to a new study.Read more

ADA webinar features introduction to dental PPO plans

On January 24, 2022

The ADA is presenting a free webinar in February that explains the basics of how preferred provider organization plans operate so that both new and existing office staff and dentists will be better able to support patients with these plans.Read more

Current Issue

On January 24, 2022

ADA News Current Issue: Established in 1970, the ADA News serves the dental profession in the U.S. and abroad.Read more

ACE Panel report finds majority of dentists willing to administer vaccines but lack resources

On January 20, 2022

More than half of dentists would be willing to administer vaccines in their practices, but only 2% are currently doing so.Read more

Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program webinar set for Feb 8

On January 19, 2022

HRSA is hosting a free webinar on Feb. 8 on how to apply for funding under the Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program.Read more