Tag Archives: American Dental Association

8 Questions Every Patient Should Answer Correctly

Posted on by Jen McGuire | Category Total Health

In a recent report from the ADA Health Policy Institute, half of surveyed adults could not answer eight basic oral health questions. Would your patients be able to answer these correctly? Although patients have a number of places they can, … Continue reading

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One Easy Thing You Can Do to Increase Your Value to Patients

Posted on by Jen McGuire | Category Total Health

Take every patient’s blood pressure! Hypertension affects nearly 50 million people in the United States and underlies most cardiovascular disease. Because of this, the American Dental Association believes that the detection, diagnosis and control of hypertension should be of concern … Continue reading

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Primary Care Moves into the Dental Office

Posted on by Jen McGuire | Category Total Health

Primary care is commonly defined as the first point of contact with the healthcare system for a person with any undiagnosed sign, symptom, or health concern. In the past, primary care has been considered the realm of the physician, with … Continue reading

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