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Cannabis, Capacity and Consent

Posted May 6th, 2019 in the wire

Ever since the government began seriously discussing legalization of marijuana for recreational use, dental professionals have developed an intense curiosity about what the change would mean, both for the health of patients and the provision of care. There are copious studies that explore the potential interactions of common sedatives and anesthetics with cannabis, as well as myriads more that detail how the effects of smoke and THC alter the oral environment.

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Newly named dentalcorp simulation lab: A training ground for oral health care professionals

Posted Apr 29th, 2019 in the wire

On Wednesday, April 24, the Faculty of Dentistry’s simulation lab was officially named in recognition of a $1 million gift from dentalcorp, Canada’s leading network of dental clinics.

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2018 Leaders in Practice Award Winners!

Posted Apr 17th, 2019 in the wire

Our inaugural Leaders in Practice award program was a tremendous success! We received over 550 nominations and 15,000+ votes from across the country.

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dentalcorp announces promotion of Guy Amini to President

Posted Apr 15th, 2019 in the wire

dentalcorp is pleased to announce the promotion of Guy Amini to President of the organization, effective immediately. Since September 2014, Guy has been Chief Legal and Compliance Officer, playing a key role in dentalcorp’s significant growth and development.

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Oral Health for Total Health: The Integral Role of the Dental Hygienist

Posted Apr 5th, 2019 in the wire

Despite its integral function in the field of oral health care, many are unaware that the role of the dental hygienist goes beyond cleaning teeth. In celebration of National Dental Hygienists Week this April, we take a closer look at the dental hygienist’s scope of practice and the crucial work they do in furthering oral health for total health.

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dentalcorp announces appointment of Robert Masson as Chief Financial Officer

Posted Apr 3rd, 2019 in the wire

dentalcorp, Canada’s leading network of dental practices, today announced the appointment of Robert Masson as Chief Financial Officer, effective May 8.

A seasoned executive with over 20 years of experience leading finance...

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dentalcorp commences 6th annual Give Back, Smile Back program in celebration of Oral Health Month

Posted Apr 2nd, 2019 in the wire

TORONTO, ON – April 2, 2019 – dentalcorp, Canada’s leading network of dental practices, is pleased to announce today the commencement of its sixth annual Give Back, Smile Back program in celebration of National Oral Health Month.

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Root Cause Netflix Movie: Fighting Mythical FIRE, with Scientific FACT

Posted Apr 1st, 2019 in the wire

It has often been said that to bring attention to a controversial matter simply affirms its existence, memorializes it and gives it credibility. The corollary is to ignore it and allow wrong and negligent statements to pass as science. Instead of burying our heads in the sand, we would much rather bury bad science once and for all. We do this with the best interest of patients in mind.

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5 Oral Health Facts that You May be Surprised to Know

Posted Mar 20th, 2019 in the wire

In celebration of World Oral Health Day, here are 5 facts about oral health that you may be surprised to know.

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International Women’s Day 2019: Celebrating Women in Dentistry

Posted Mar 8th, 2019 in the wire

In celebration of International Women’s Day, we salute the women of dentistry who are paving the way for many female practitioners to come. In a field traditionally dominated by men, Dr. Sathya Murty, dentalcorp Partner and Principal Dentist at Scotia Dental, takes us through her journey as a woman in dentistry – the opportunities and challenges she’s faced, and the importance of strong role models for emerging female dentists.

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