Welcome to the Dental Professionals News Page

Veterans Trust Fund Assists Veterans with Receiving Dental Care

The VA offers comprehensive dental care benefits to certain qualifying Veterans. Local VA offices are able to determine if one qualifies for dental services directly from the VA dental clinic. A veteran needs to be 100% disabled and/or have an injury directly correlated to their service. The treatment provided at [...]

Vaping and oral health: It’s worse than you think

Drs. Scott Froum and Alisa Neymark examine the effects of e-cigarette ingredients and their notable deterioration on oral health, as well as offer insight into how explosions while vaping and burn injuries from e-cigarettes can lead to disfigurement of oral soft tissue. Jan 10th, 2019 Figure 2: Effects of e-cigarette [...]

Why Are Heart Attacks and Strokes on the Rise in Young Adults?

Bradley Bale, MD & Amy Doneen, DNP, ARNP May 8, 2019 After Luke Perry’s death from a massive stroke at age 52, many people asked how this could have happened. Wasn’t the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star too young for a stroke? And could this tragedy have been prevented? Perry joins [...]