Dental Post

Two Lucky Students Attend AGD House of Delegates Conference

February 1, 2020

By Mary Kiledjan (Class of 2020) It was a cold November weekend in Chicago when more than 200 general dentists gathered together for the Academy of General Dentistry Annual Meeting. The Annual Meeting focuses on the governance-related aspects of AGD, including elections and the house of delegates (HOD). The HOD is AGD’s legislative body. It […]


Bruxism and Botox

October 30, 2019

By Joanna Kostin (Class of 2021) Most dentists have encountered patient complaints of soreness of the jaws, grinding, or clenching. These symptoms patients describe have been termed bruxism which is a condition that affects much of the adult population, with studies reporting prevalence anywhere between 5 and 96%. Although bruxism is theorized to be a […]


Anti-Endodontic Documentary Popular on Streaming Sites

June 8, 2019

By Joanna Kostin (class of 2021) It’s uncommon to see dentistry featured in a media, but a recent documentary called “Root Cause” that has been released on several streaming outlets such as Netflix, Apple, Vimeo, and Amazon has pushed dentistry and scientific research into the limelight.  The premise of this documentary is based on research […]


The Greater New York Dental Meeting 2018

December 12, 2018

By Mary Kiledjian – Class of 2020 Thanksgiving is one of the most cheerful times of the year. For most people, it’s all about gathering with friends and family, eating Turkey, mashed potatoes and cornbread. However, for dentists and dental students, Thanksgiving weekend is more than just about the food, we have the Greater New […]