1. Smile Direct Club Prevails in Right to Bring Anti-Competitive Claims in Alabama

    Nashville, TENN, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — “SmileDirectClub is very pleased that the Alabama Court upheld our ability to move forward against individual dental board members, in their official capacity, for potential violations of federal anti-trust laws and the Constitution of the United States. We feel this is an important victory in our mission to ensure we are not precluded from bringing access to care to millions of Americans. We are…

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  2. Emailing the Doctor Saves Time

    The New York Times recently published an interesting article about email telemedicine and how it saves time. https://www.americanteledentistry.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/When-Email-Comes-to-the-Doctor’s-Office-Wait-Times-Decrease-The-New-York-Times.pdf  

  3. The American Association of Orthodontists Correctly Differentiates Between DIY Orthodontics and Teleorthodontics

    The AAO blasted out an email to their members today about a December 2018 case report in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics describing a young boy in Greece who attempted to move his own teeth with disastrous results. The American TeleDentistry Association supports the AAO position on DIY treatment. Now that they have illustrated the significant difference between DIY and Teleorthodontic treatment, the ATDA looks forward to a meaningful…

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