Evidence-Based Dentistry Champions Conference 2016

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October 19-20 in Denver, CO held in conjunction with ADA 2016 -America's Dental Meeting®


New Guideline for Treatment of Periodontitis

An expert panel convened by the ADA recommends scaling and root planing with no adjuncts should be the initial nonsurgical treatment for chronic periodontitis. Read more.


Evidence-Based Dentistry

EBD improves patient care by integrating three important aspects of clinical practice:
1. A dentist's expertise
2. A patient's needs and preferences
3. The best available scientific evidence

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ADA Science Podcast

Click here to listen as Dr. Sollecito, Professor and Chair of Oral Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine shares his expertise in oral mucosal diseases, facial pain, and the dental treatment of the medically complex patient.


The ADA and AADR Evidence-Based Dentistry Faculty & Practice Awards


Featured Guideline: Management of Patients with Prosthetic Joints

New clinical practice guidelines conclude that, in general, prophylactic antibotics are not recommended prior to dental procedures to prevent prosthetic joint infections.

Dr. Balevi has five published critical summaries on the EBD website, with his most recent being titled "Patients who received preoperative antibiotics showed fewer early implant failures".

-Ben Balevi, BEng, DDS, Dip EBHC, MSc
Private Practice
Vancouver, British Colombia