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10 Under 10: Missouri pediatric dentist fully in tune with her busy career

When you say “yes” frequently, it helps if you really enjoy what you are agreeing to.

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10 Under 10: Dentistry takes top prize in former figure skater’s life

Dr. Sampada Deshpande put some of her other professional interests on ice to pursue dentistry.

Ask the Expert: How do I ensure a successful practice purchase?

How can I how can I solve for potential problems upfront?

Roseman University dental school shortens curriculum to three years

The College of Dental Medicine at Roseman University of Health Sciences in South Jordan, Utah, becomes the second program in the country to transition its dental degree program from a four-year curriculum to three.

Why now is a great time to buy a practice

The pandemic gave a lot of us time to think about the big picture and recalibrate our goals.

Duo receives Dr. David Whiston Leadership Awards

The ADA Foundation announced Sept. 15 the 2021 Dr. David Whiston Leadership Award honorees: A clinical director at a multi-site federally qualified health center in the greater Seattle area and a postdoctoral research associate at New York University College of Dentistry.

Free webinar: Opioids, dentistry, addiction and the dentist’s role in treating pain

Attendees will gain a better understanding of the relationship between substance use and addiction.

10 Under 10: Charting new courses with Dr. Erinne Kennedy

When the pandemic struck, Dr. Erinne Kennedy of Joplin, Missouri, found solace in the American landscape.

New dentists urged to mobilize to oppose Medicare Part B dental benefit proposal

“The important thing to remember is this is time sensitive, so we need everyone to mobilize now,” Dr. Patel said.

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.