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Apr 17, 2019, 16:06 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Installs Dr. Charles Incalcaterra as President

The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) recently installed Dr. Charles Incalcaterra of Orefield, Lehigh County, as its 2019-2020 President, at its...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:30 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster Contest

Third-grader Mateo Cruz of Solomon Plains Elementary School in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County will receive a $500 prize for winning first place in the...


Feb 01, 2019, 08:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Sponsors Poster Contest for Third-grade Students

Third-graders across Pennsylvania will combine oral health education and creativity this February during the Pennsylvania Dental Association's annual ...


Jan 23, 2019, 08:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Tells How to Find and Choose the Right Dentist

Finding a qualified dentist that you like and trust may seem like a daunting task. After all, you are searching for someone to be a part of your...


Jul 19, 2018, 11:31 ET Dr. William Spruill Honored with PDA Distinguished Service Award

The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) has honored Dr. William Spruill of Carlisle with its 2018 Distinguished Service Award, presented to a...


Jun 18, 2018, 02:02 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Installs Dr. Jim Boyle as President

The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) recently installed Dr. James Boyle III of Wrightsville, York County, as its 2018-1019 President. Dr. Boyle...


Apr 04, 2018, 08:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster Contest

Third-grader Ruth Young of St. Nicholas - St. Mary's school in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County will receive a $500 prize for winning first place in the...


Feb 01, 2018, 07:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Sponsors Poster Contest for Third-grade Students

Third-graders across Pennsylvania will combine oral health education and creativity this February during the Pennsylvania Dental Association's annual ...


Aug 28, 2017, 10:44 ET The Importance of Mouthguards as Fall Sports Begin

With a new school year on the horizon, we anticipate the start of fall sports for many young athletes from elementary school age up to college level. ...


Jun 26, 2017, 11:56 ET Prevent Tooth Decay with the Benefits of Fluoridation

Without limitations on who it can affect, tooth decay remains one of the most prevalent, yet preventable diseases in our nation. The Pennsylvania...


Apr 07, 2017, 08:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster Contest

Third-grader Caleb Nemchek of Gill Hall Elementary in Allegheny County will receive a $500 prize for winning first place in the Pennsylvania Dental...


Feb 14, 2017, 10:14 ET PDA Reminds Parents about the Importance of Children's Oral Health

February once again brings National Children's Dental Health Month (NCDHM), an oral health campaign that helps educate children about the importance...


Jan 23, 2017, 07:30 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Sponsors Poster Contest for Third-grade Students

Third-graders across Pennsylvania will combine oral health education and creativity this February during the Pennsylvania Dental Association's annual ...


Sep 30, 2016, 01:02 ET Mouthguards Provide Vital Protection for Athletes

he weather is finally getting cooler, but fall sports seasons and activities have already been in full swing for several weeks. To protect the oral...


Sep 08, 2016, 09:39 ET The Importance of Flossing as Key to Good Oral Health

The topic of flossing has attracted extensive attention over the past few weeks, as multiple news sources have questioned whether the practice is...


Jul 27, 2016, 03:36 ET The Role of Dentistry in Prescribing Opioids

In the recent months and years, the rise of opioid abuse and addiction has caused major concern among health care professionals and is now being...


Jul 08, 2016, 11:00 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Offers Tips on How to Choose Your Dentist

One of the most important decisions you'll make regarding your oral health is choosing a dentist. With a variety of choices, deciding the right fit...


Mar 31, 2016, 02:35 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Announces Winners of Annual Statewide Third-Grade Student Poster Contest

Third-grader Evalyn Jai Lewis of Mountain View Elementary in Dauphin County will receive a $500 prize for winning first place in the Pennsylvania...


Mar 22, 2016, 02:17 ET How to Prevent Cavities for Children

Even though National Children's Dental Health Month has drawn to a close, the Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) wants to continue the momentum...


Feb 12, 2016, 11:44 ET PDA Reminds Parents About the Importance of Children's Oral Health

February once again brings National Children's Dental Health Month (NCDHM), an oral health campaign that helps educate children about the importance...


Jan 27, 2016, 04:22 ET Pennsylvania Dental Association Sponsors Poster Contest for Third-grade Students

Third-graders across Pennsylvania will combine oral health education and creativity this February during the Pennsylvania Dental Association's annual ...


Dec 29, 2015, 11:32 ET Use of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Dental Patients

When the majority of patients go in for their dental visits there is not much of a risk for bacterial infection. But for a small number of people,...


Dec 02, 2015, 05:25 ET PDA CEO Camille Kostelac-Cherry Receives Prestigious Award

The International College of Dentists (ICD) presented Camille Kostelac-Cherry, Esq., PDA's Chief Executive Officer, with an honorary Fellowship on...


Oct 07, 2015, 09:34 ET Age One Dental Visit is Vital

Upon welcoming a new child into the world, there are a number of important steps parents take to ensure the child's health. One aspect that may often ...


Aug 31, 2015, 04:08 ET The Importance of Mouthguards as Fall Sports Begin

With a new school year quickly approaching, along with that come the start of fall sports for many young athletes from elementary school age up to...