Dentistry in the 19th Century: A Historical Timeline

The practice of dentistry reaches back as far as 12,000 B.C. and it has evolved quite a bit over thousands of years. The 19th century, in particular, was an age where that progress was accelerated, due to scientific and technological advances. Here’s a timeline of important dental events of the 1800s: 1825: The White Dental Manufacturing Company starts to create... read more »

The Acronyms Of Dentistry

AAE. N2O. TMJ. Are these the newest texting acronyms in the digital world? Nope, they are actually acronyms common to the dentistry world. Understand a little more about what your dentist is talking about by learning what these acronyms stand for. Associations ADA: American Dental Association AAE: American Association of Endodontists AAP: American Academy of Periodontology AAO: American Association of... read more »