Entries by dhpdev

Oral Cancer Awareness

Most people know that cancer is a potentially life-threatening health condition that can affect anyone. But fewer people know that oral cancer is often only diagnosed in its later stages, leading to a higher death rate than for many other types of cancer. In this post, we’ll look at some of the signs of oral […]

Women in Orthodontics

The history of women in orthodontics is very similar to the history of women in any medical field in the last two centuries: a fight for access and recognition that has led to ever increasing opportunities. Women Dentists of the 19th Century In the 19th century, as professional dentistry became more scientific and organized, most […]

Orthodontics and Private Equity

Orthodontics and Private Equity If you follow business news, it may come as no surprise that private equity in healthcare is steadily increasing. Dentistry is no exception. The American Dental Association (ADA) reports that solo ownership of dental practices has declined in the last two decades, from 2 in 3 dentists in 1999 to 1 […]