News from docs education A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle.

Latest

Mar 18, 2019, 08:03 ET 11th Annual Sedation Dentistry Safety Week Focuses on Milestones and Challenges

For the eleventh consecutive year, dentists throughout the country are marking Sedation Safety Week (SSW), an annual springtime campaign to refresh...


Mar 13, 2017, 08:39 ET DOCS Education Issues a 'Proclamation' to Launch its 9th Annual Sedation Safety Week

A weeklong series of dental safety events and programs will mark the 9th Annual Sedation Safety Week (SSW), presented by DOCS Education. The...


Oct 21, 2016, 08:35 ET Experts FACT CHECK American Dental Association's 'Frequently Asked Questions' on 'Resolution 37'

A group of scientists, academics, and dentists issued a 7,000-word FACT CHECK of the American Dental Association's official 'Frequently Asked...


Jul 13, 2016, 08:30 ET Dental Education Pioneer Dr. Michael D. Silverman Issues Statement on 'ADA Independence' Movement

Dr. Michael D. Silverman, a pioneer in the education of general dentists on sedation dentistry techniques and patient safety protocols, issued a...


Apr 22, 2016, 08:35 ET Respected Dental Leaders Challenge Lack of Science Behind Proposed Revisions to ADA's Sedation and Anesthesia Guidelines

The American Dental Association's proposed revisions to its existing sedation and anesthesia guidelines lack any scientific foundation and are...


Mar 14, 2016, 08:45 ET DOCS Education's 8th Annual Sedation Safety Week to Salute Dental Patients

The more than 20 million Americans who have overcome their fear and anxiety related to seeing a dentist will be the focus of the 8th Annual Sedation...


Mar 19, 2010, 03:01 ET Gold Medal Dentistry: Oklahoma Practitioner Selected as National 'Safe Sedation Dentist of the Year'

A veteran dentist from Chickasha, Oklahoma has been named the 2010 National Gold Medal Dentistry award winner for his contributions to the practice...


Mar 11, 2010, 08:00 ET Nominate Your Favorite Reality TV Contestant for a Pain-Free, Anxiety-Free Smile Makeover

"So much talent, such an awful smile." It's a thought that has crossed the mind of many fans of television's most popular reality shows. Be they...