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10 Under 10: Unmet oral surgery need ignites Dr. Caroline Zeller’s passion for change

Kindness and generosity can be taught and even become generational.

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Photos: ADA celebrates new dentists at SmileCon

New dentists caught up with new and old friends at SmileCon in Las Vegas.

10 Under 10: For Dr. Amber Ather, the path to dental career spans two continents

As a teen, Dr. Ather excelled in math, biology, chemistry and physics. But, they were not all created equally for him.

Dr. Jessica Meeske wins inaugural Smile Tank at SmileCon

Jessica Meeske, D.D.S., has been inspiring young children to pursue dentistry for years. In her 23 years of practicing dentistry, she has steered 31 kids to graduate from dental school.

‘Its OK not to be OK’: Hope for the Day offers mental health resources at SmileCon

Imagine your mind was a bottle of soda. Experiences from all aspects of life shake the bottle and build pressure. That pressure is looking for somewhere to go. And if not released, it can continue to grow and affect one's daily life.

ADA News launches Instagram account; Follow, share for a chance to win $100 gift card

The ADA News on Thursday launched an Instagram account to help dental professionals stay up to date on dental news and information through the popular photo sharing app — just in time for SmileCon.

For Dr. Katie Stuchlik, Houston is home sweet home

Katie Stuchlik, D.D.S., has maintained a pretty small footprint when it comes to where she’s called home.

ADA Member Advantage program helps dentist save on mortgage and purchase his dream vacation home

Dr. Michael Regan Anderson took advantage of historic low interest rates to acquire not one, but two mortgages.

Building trust with our patients

If patients believe you exist to either hurt them or take their money, where in their mental space does the word “help” fit in? It can’t because its contradicting.

Video: Why referrals are crucial to practice growth

Patient referrals are more important than ever. This new video from Planmeca describes the importance of good reviews to help foster patient referrals. Remember that if patients are not delighted with your services, you’re missing an opportunity for increased patient referrals.

Equipment can make or break the patient experience

Outfitting your dental practice with the right equipment is an important decision for your practice and patients. In this comprehensive, free e-book, A-dec breaks down some of the most important considerations, including performance and efficiency, and value and pricing.

Ivotion: fast digital fabricating of high-quality removable dentures

This free e-book explores a digital manufacturing process for fabricating high-quality removable dentures. The integrated workflow involves digital laboratory fabrication methods and established clinical treatment steps.

Demystifying cementation: Master the vital principles every dentist should know

In this comprehensive, free white paper from 3M, Prof. Jan Frederick Güth, D.M.D., Ph.D, guides dentists through restoration pretreatment, bonding mechanism, tooth condition, cementation workflows, technique and product selection.


Featuring personal stories and insight on the dental profession for new dentists and dental students.


From managing debt to practice management, the ADA offers support for dentists who graduated from dental school less than 10 years ago.


Take a look at archived articles from New Dentist News by date.



The ADA New Dentist News is a member resource for new dentists and dental students offering in-depth stories, news and insight about new dentists and their experiences across the practice paradigms in dentistry. The publication is a quarterly print supplement to the ADA News, while its website offers the latest news affecting new dentists today. The New Dentist News was created by the ADA New Dentist Committee, which advises the ADA Board of Trustees on the needs, interest and concerns of dentists who graduated from dental school less than 10 years ago.