Dr. Mike was interviewed by Real World Endo (a dental continuing education group) about a recently published article on dental surgery in anticoagulated patients.
January 20, 2015
January 16, 2015
American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs issues 2015 statement on the use of prophylactic antibiotics in patients with joint replacements
The American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs issued its most comprehensive statement ever on the use of prophylactic antibiotics in patients with joint replacements. After a thorough review of the available evidence the ADA concluded, “In general, for patients with prosthetic joint implants, prophylactic antibiotics are not recommended prior to dental procedures to prevent prosthetic joint infection.” The full statement is published in the January 2015 Journal of the American Dental Association and is available here.
January 13, 2015
Antibiotics are often very useful medications, but unfortunately, sometimes not, as this article in the New York Times points out.
January 8, 2015
January 5, 2015
Olivia is the amazing 3-year-old daughter of our assistant Crystal. She has already learned how to ski! Here she is with Crystal’s friend (and former Wahl Family Dentistry assistant Lisa) skiing for the very first time! Crystal excitedly narrates this clip. Olivia, way to go and we’ll see you at the 2022 Winter Olympics!