9 “Ultrasmart” Reasons to Switch to Ultrasonic Scaling Technology

It’s true. Your patients look forward to that squeaky clean feeling after a professional dental cleaning. But as dental professionals, we know it’s not just about helping patients’ smiles look bright and fresh. Cleanings remove bacterial plaque and tartar not only from the visible portions […]

2 Birds, 1 Toothpaste: 2 Benefits to Using Prescription Strength Toothpaste

As a dental professional, you undoubtedly are often asked by your patients, “What’s the best kind of toothpaste to use?” For many patients, any off-the-shelf toothpaste is adequate for daily cleaning, but for some, a stronger solution is needed. These patients may not realize that […]

Are Your Patients & Practice Protected? The Importance of an Emergency Medical Kit

The fact of the matter is this: medical emergencies are a frequent occurrence in dental offices, and being prepared to handle such an emergency properly and efficiently is of paramount importance both for your patients and your practice. By being prepared, we don’t mean merely […]

February (Tooth) Picks: 5 Products to get Kids Hyped About Oral Hygiene

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, which we at Patterson couldn’t be happier about! You best believe we’ll take any chance we can get to talk about the importance of children’s oral hygiene. Research has shown time and time again that our health habits […]

Independent Study Reveals Sharpness of Hu-Friedy EverEdge

Hu-Friedy, a global leader in manufacturing dental instruments and products, released the results of an independent scientific study evaluating the sharpness and edge retention of two scaler brands. Research was conducted by the Cutlery & Allied Trades Research Association (CATRA), a specialized third-party blade laboratory, […]

Implant Fundamentals Part 1: Patient Assessment and Extraction

As a leader in providing valuable educational content to our customers, Hu-Friedy is excited to offer Implant Fundamentals, a three-part eBook series that focuses on the full life cycle of an implant.  Implant Fundamentals is evidence-based and peer reviewed, making it a great resource for […]