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Orthodontics

September 1, 2007 Feature Orthodontics

Stress In Dentistry — It Could Kill You!

by Randy Lang. DDS, D.Ortho

Recent Studies reported in dental literature confirm that dentists are subject to a variety of stress-related physical and emotional problems. These problems included an alarmingly high incidence of cardiovascular disease, ulcers, colitis, hypertension, lower back pain, eye strain, marital disharmony,

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September 1, 2007 Feature Orthodontics

Multidisciplinary Management of Canines Exhibiting Significant Delay in Eruption

by Smaragda Kavadia-Tsatala DDS, Lazaros Tsalikis DDS, Eleftherios G. Kaklamanos DDS, Sossani Sidiropou

ABSTRACT Multidisciplinary management is essential in cases of orthodontic patients exhibiting canines that have failed to erupt timely. The purpose of the article is to present the special considerations in treating such cases so that good tooth alignment and favorable

September 1, 2007 Feature Orthodontics

Orthodontic Bonding Overview

by Paul Gange

The bonding of orthodontic appliances has progressed from weak, messy, odiferous powder/liquid methyl methacrylate cements1 and brittle plastic brackets to sturdy, esthetic appliances bonded with strong, durable adhesives. Orthodontic bonding has experienced more advances in the last ten years than

University of Toronto Orthodontic Alumni Association Directors (from left to right): Dr. Eric Selnes, Dr. Mike Patrician, Dr. Grant MacColl, Dr. Jim Marko, Dr. Susanne Niwong, Dr. Bryan Tompson (Chairman), Dr. Bruno Vendittelli, Dr. Bill Wilson, Dr. Jim Posluns, Dr. Angelos Metaxas (Co-President) and Dr. Randy Lang (Co-President).
September 1, 2007 Feature Orthodontics

University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, Discipline of Orthodontics

by Dr. Jim Posluns

The University of Toronto is home to the largest facility of dentistry in Canada. Graduate programs exist in all fields of dentistry, including orthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics, oral radiology, oral pathology, dental public health oral and maxillofacial surgery and children’s

Dr. Lang is an orthodontic lecturer at the University of Toronto and past president of the Ontario Association of Orthodontists. He maintains an orthodontic practice in Mississauga and Etobicoke, ON. Dr. Lang is co-chair of Oral Health's editorial board.
September 1, 2006 Feature Orthodontics

“The Sky is Falling”

by Randy Lang, DDS, D. Ortho

Chicken Little, DDS

December 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (December 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

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November 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (November 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

October 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (October 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGYAdvertisement Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.ca CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

October 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodonticsProsthodontics

66th Annual Winter Clinic – Friday, November 14th 2003

by Oral Health

The Winter Clinic trade show is not only for those looking to buy or sell, it is also the place that you will find exciting new products, learn vital new information and enjoy novel presentations and demonstrations.

October 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodonticsProsthodontics

Letters (October 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

Re: Editorial, ‘What’s In a Name?’ March 2003 Dr. Goodlin suggests that the public’s best interests are served in recognizing the accreditation in AACD as a specialty degree in “cosmetic dentistry”.Advertisement The assumption is that cosmetic dentistry exists in a

September 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (September 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

FIGURE 2--Cantilever Wrap Around Appliance anterior view.
September 1, 2003 Feature Orthodontics

Orthodontics: The Cantilever Wrap Around Appliance

by Timothy J. Tremont, DMD, MS

The author finds this appliance design to be exceptionally useful for maxillary retention. It is ideal for a well-finished case where the second molars are included in the final occlusion. Some of the features and advantages of the Cantilever Wrap

August 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (August 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

FIGURE 11--A panoramic radiograph demonstrating the final restoration in place.
August 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Implantology: Immediate Occlusal Loading for Fixed Prostheses

by Carl Misch, BS, DDS, MDS and Hom-Lay Wang, DDS, MSD

ABSTRACT The concept of immediate implant occlusal loading root form implants for fixed restorations has received increasing interest over the last five years. Studies have discussed the factors that may influence results, including implant number, implant length, bone density, occlusal

FIGURE 9--Neutralization - a benefit of intra-incline space.
August 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodontics

Implantology: Defining Occlusion

by Gene McCoy, DDS

Occlusion is an interesting subject. It is the one subject that everyone should agree on, yet there is no consensus. The standard of care is undefinable, the question of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) liability is unclear, and attempts by academia to

FIGURE 5B--SEM base of resin composite cylinder, note resin tags and attached collagen mesh (x10.0K).
July 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPaediatric Dentistry

Paediatric Dentistry: How In-Vitro Research Can Contribute to an Appreciation of the Clinical Requirements for the Long-Term Success of Bonded Restorations In Primary Molar Teeth

by Keith Titley, BDS, MScD, FRCD(C), Gajanan Kulkarni, BDS, MSc, PhD, FRCD(C)

After many decades of scientific and clinical controversy new and innovative restorative materials are gaining acceptance as viable alternatives to the traditional use of silver amalgam and stainless steel crowns for the restoration of primary molar teeth. These new generations

July 1, 2003 Feature DentistryEndodonticsOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Dental Internet Directory (July 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

June 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Dental Internet Directory (June 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

May 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Dental Internet Directory (May 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR

February 1, 2003 Feature DentistryOrthodonticsPeriodontics

Internet Directory (February 01, 2003)

by Oral Health

ASSOCIATIONS CANADIAN ACADEMY OF PERIODONTOLOGY Excellent source of informationon periodontics. www.cap-acp.caAdvertisement CANADIAN DENTAL PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION Bad things happen to good dentists. www.cdpa.com iCANADEN…internet CANAdian DENtistry An OPEN FORUM on the business and practice of dentistry. www.canaden.com ONTARIO STUDY CLUB FOR