What new insights, trends, best practices and successes are shaping our industry? Stay in the know through these inspiring stories and studies written by, for and about today's most innovative dentists.

Tips for Utilizing Digital Radiography in Pediatric Dentistry


As a second-generation pediatric dentist, I understand both the joys and the challenges that come with treating children. While many dentists and staff members are hesitant and uncomfortable taking x-rays on children, it can be accomplished with proper techniques and equipment. Although dental x-rays can be difficult to capture on…

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Giving Kids a Smile

Give Kids a Smile

The Traviss Career Center in Lakeland, Florida, was buzzing with the sound of children’s voices in February, as nearly 100 kids from across the county visited the center during the American Dental Association’s Give Kids A Smile event. Give Kids a Smile is a program that provides dental services to…

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Chair Chat: Dr. Lindell Kemmet


Sirona recently spoke with Dr. Lindell Kemmet about digital intraoral radiography, which he says helps with co-diagnosis and patient education. Dr. Kemmet runs his practice, Kemmet Dental Design, in Minot, N.D. Sirona: Tell us what kind of digital equipment you use. Dr. Kemmet: We have two Schick 33 sensors (a size…

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Infinite Smiles Turns to Game-Changing Technology

Photo of dental hygienist from Dr. Neal Patel, DDS, taking a digital radiograph on a patient

Dr. Neal Patel, DDS, wants Infinite Smiles to exude modern dentistry, so he designed the Powell, Ohio, dental practice around the latest digital technologies. The six-operatory office features innovative equipment, such as Sirona’s Schick 33 digital intraoral sensors. The sensor is a real game-changer in his office and the industry,…

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