Academy of General Dentistry Foundation Celebrates 45 Years Raising Awareness for Oral Health
Dr. Rouzana Hares Shares her Story about Treating Syrian Refugees in Jordan
AGD member Rouzana Hares, DDS, FAGD, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, was among nearly 60 volunteers who traveled to Jordan with the Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) to provide care to Syrian refugees.
How You Can Join the Fight against Oral Cancer
Did you know that oral cancer is also known as a silent killer?
Member Spotlight: Tanya Sue Maestas
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) student member Tanya Sue Maestas has known that she wanted to be a dentist since she was in fifth grade.
Tell Congress to Extend Funding for CHIP
The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) sent an Action Alert on Friday, Sept. 8, urging AGD members to contact their members of Congress regarding the expiration of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) set for Sept. 30.
AGD2017 Session Explores Six Steps to Advance Oral Health Literacy
Held Friday, July 14, during the Scientific Session, AGD emeritus member and longtime advocacy champion Myron J. Bromberg, DDS, moderated the session, “Oral Health Literacy Awareness, a National Healthcare Priority.”
Dr. Binder Volunteers to Meet Dental Needs in Haiti
Twice over the past two years, I have spent a week volunteering in Haiti with the small nonprofit aid group, Haiti Marycare. The group’s mission is to help a few villages in the northern part of Haiti.
Dealing with Mistakes Made in Private Practice
In private practice, dentists are faced with making decisions every day. Most of the time, we make the right ones, but occasionally, we run into challenges.
AGD Honors Its Fellows, Masters and Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition Recipients
Not Just a Teeth Cleaning: General Dentists Emphasize the Importance of Wellness Checkups
A recent survey from the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) shows that some Americans are unaware their dental wellness checkups cover much more than hygiene.
Registration for AGD2018 Now Open
Registration is now open for AGD2018, to be held June 7–9, 2018, in New Orleans.
Is Your Practice Prepared to Market to Millennials?
Did you know that millennials are the fastest growing patient base? Within the past few years, millennials have become the largest population in the United States, and they have surpassed baby boomers in the labor force, according to Pew Research Center.