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  1. Technology Spotlight: Rhinogram

    The American Teledentistry Association would like to highlight one of our corporate partner’s innovative teledentistry technology. We are grateful that Rhinogram has donated this technology for our use on the ATDA website. Rhinogram is a leader in cloud-based, HIPAA-compliant telehealth communications – connecting patients, clinicians and office administrators through confidential, text-based interactions in real time. The company’s telehealth platform, which supports multimedia messaging and Facebook messenger communication, seamlessly integrates with most EHR…

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  2. ATDA Teleorthodontic Research Published

    The ATDA is excited to announce that the first clinical study on teleorthodontic treatment with clear aligners has been published. Please use the following link to access the paper: http://www.americanteledentistry.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/JDRR-2-114.pdf  

  3. Teleorthodontics’ Democratization of Clear Aligner Treatment

    Clear Aligner Chronology Invisalign was launched in 1997 and was only available to orthodontic specialists and not general practitioners. Align Technology’s orthodontic advisors recommended this tactic in order to avoid the wrath of their trade organization and its members. In 2001, Dr. Jon Richter a general dentist, filed an anti-trust suit against Align [1]. As a result of this lawsuit, Align was forced to make Invisalign available to all general practitioners. The…

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