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ADA App allows you to analyze plan participation before you sign

The new ADA Dental Benefit Plan Analyzer, powered by Sikka Software, allows dentists to run scenarios to help them determine the best path when deciding on plan participation. Dentists can choose from various benefit plans offered to them and run a series of "what if" scenarios that will show them the financial impact to their practice.


New 2Min2X Ad Campaign Unveiled

Building on its highly successful 2min2x campaign, the Ad Council and The Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives unveiled their new Kids' Healthy Mouths campaign public service announcements at the 2014 ADA Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Tex.

The new English and Spanish-language PSAs, screened at a press conference at the Marriott Rivercenter hotel, playfully explore how much a parent can teach a child in two minutes. The new spots are posted on the Ad Council website,, and will be distributed to some 33,000 media outlets this week. 

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Early Childhood Caries Trending Down in Children According to ADA Report


The American Dental Association (ADA) is encouraged that preliminary data presented at the "Innovations in the Prevention and Treatment of Early Childhood Caries" conference on October 23 shows a downward trend in early childhood caries (cavities) in the United States and indicates progress in ensuring that kids are getting needed dental treatment.

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GIVING BACK: The Foundation, Mr. Dick Frederick

Frederick honored for his work with MTI
Dr. Jeff Parrish and The Washington State Dental Association gave a leadership recognition award to Mr. Dick Frederick, to recognize and honor him for his dedication to dentistry. WSDA president Dr. Greg Ogata presented the award at the Medical Teams International’s quarterly meeting in Redmond, on October 16.

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