Federal Government, ADA Emphasize Importance of Flossing and Interdental Cleaners
CHICAGO, IL - Recent news reports question whether existing scientific research support oral health benefits associated with flossing. The bottom line for dentists and patients is that a lack of strong evidence doesn’t equate to a lack of effectiveness. As doctors of oral health, dentists are in the best position to advise their patients on oral hygiene practices because they know their patient’s oral health status and health history... Read More

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Federal Government, ADA Emphasize Importance of Flossing and Interdental Cleaners
CHICAGO, IL - Recent news reports question whether existing scientific research support oral health benefits associated with flossing. The bottom line for dentists and patients is that a lack of strong evidence doesn’t equate to a lack of effectiveness. As doctors of oral health, dentists are in the best position to advise their patients on oral hygiene practices because they know their patient’s oral health status and health history.
2017 Distinguished Service Award and the William Jarvie and Harvey J. Burkhart Award
The NYSDA Council on Awards is seeking nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Service Award and the William Jarvie and Harvey J. Burkhart Award. The Council encourages participation in the nominating process, and looks forward to receiving many worthy resumes in consideration of NYSDA’s most prestigious awards.
Statement from the American Dental Association about Interdental Cleaners
 Statement from the American Dental Association about Interdental Cleaners (August 02, 201.

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Aug
04
2016
Federal Government, ADA Emphasize Importance of Flossing and Interdental Cleaners

CHICAGO, IL - Recent news reports question whether existing scientific research support oral health benefits associated with flossing. The bottom line for dentists and patients is that a lack of strong evidence doesn’t equate to a lack of effectiveness. As doctors of oral health, dentists are in the best position to advise their patients on oral hygiene practices because they know their patient’s oral health status and health history... Read More

Aug
04
2016
2017 Distinguished Service Award and the William Jarvie and Harvey J. Burkhart Award

The NYSDA Council on Awards is seeking nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Service Award and the William Jarvie and Harvey J. Burkhart Award. The Council encourages participation in the nominating process, and looks forward to receiving many worthy resumes in consideration of NYSDA’s most prestigious awards... Read More

Aug
02
2016
Statement from the American Dental Association about Interdental Cleaners

 Statement from the American Dental Association about Interdental Cleaners (August 02, 201... Read More

Aug
02
2016
Attention Medicaid and SCHIP Providers

Attention Medicaid and SCHIP Providers Contact Your Congressman to Delay Implementation of Section 1557.. Read More

Jul
22
2016
Effective July 22nd - 7 day limitation of Rx of Opioids

In an effort to combat opioid abuse, Governor Cuomo signed a bill limiting the prescribing of schedule II, III and IV to 7 days... Read More