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  1. Holland Healthcare Telehealth Tuesday: Doing a Teledentistry Exam at Home

    TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2021 AT 9 PM EST Free LIVE discussion on teledentistry and a live demonstration of an at-home dental examination with TelScope Telehealth System. https://www.facebook.com/events/3775975315755810/?active_tab=about

  2. Pacific Legal Foundation Files Suit in Texas: Defending the right to practice teledentistry from state-sponsored protectionism

    Celeste Mohr, D.D.S., et al. v. Texas State Board of Dental Examiners et al. Dr. Celeste Mohr began practicing teledentistry as a way to pursue a livelihood while also staying at home to care for her two autistic children. She offers her remote dental consultations via TheTeleDentists, a startup teledentistry platform that offers direct-to-consumer services. As with other types of telemedicine, teledentistry uses video, phone and other technology to provide remote dental…

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  3. There’s No Such Thing as a Routine Dental X-Ray Part II: Dental X-Ray Related Cancers Correlation with Overprescribing

    In July 2020, we posted a blog explaining that there is no such thing as a “routine” dental x-ray. As it turns out, one recent study concluded that many dental providers are, in fact,overprescribing x-rays. What’s worse, an alarming percentage of X-ray examinations are generated by non-clinically related motives. Given the ongoing discussions about safety and efficacy of teleorthodontics and whether there is a need for the review of the use of radiographs in providing orthodontic care, the journal Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology…

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