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Clinician’s Corner:
A Clinico-Pathologic Correlation
RobeRt Reti, DDS
AhmeD FARiD, bSc
conStAntinoS lASkARiDeS, DmD,
DDS, PhARmD, FicD
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Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
RumPA gAnguly, bDS, mS
ARunA RAmeSh, bDS, DmD, mS
DAniel oReADi, DmD
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The Age-One Patient—A New Approach
This special issue of the Journal of the
Massachusetts Dental society takes an in-depth
look at the importance and unique considerations
of treating the age-one patient.
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Yankee Dental Congress 2013
A sneak peek at some of the educational highlights
and special attractions at the upcoming YDC.
First Dental Visit: Why the Change from 3 to 1?
Amy Regen, DmD
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Infant Oral Health
Is the Current Standard of Care
AnubhA SAcheti, DmD
mAn WAi ng, DDS, mPh
FRAnciSco RAmoS-gomez, DDS, mS, mPh
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The Doctor-Dentist Connection
michelle DAlAl, mD, FAAP
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The Role of the Pediatric Medical Provider
hugh Silk, mD, mPh
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Head Start Promotes Children’s Oral Health
with the Age-One Visit
AnubhA SAcheti, DmD
nAncy toPPing-tAilby, licSW
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MassHealth and the Age-One Patient
tRAcy chASe, cDA, bS
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Connect the Dots—An Age-One Oral Health Initiative
AnubhA SAcheti, DmD
nAncy toPPing-tAilby, licSW
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Detecting Abuse and Neglect in Infants
kAthRyn Vitiello, DmD
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Editorial
EDFIA—Financial Services Corner
MDSIS–Spring Insurance Group
Viewpoint
Pathology Snapshot
Book Reviews
Class Notes
Author’s Guidelines
Classifieds
Advertiser Index
Art of Dentistry
Disease Prevention and Management of Early Childhood Caries
mAn WAi ng, DDS, mPh
FRAnciSco RAmoS-gomez, DDS, mS, mPh
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coluMns
A Conversation with ADA President
Dr. Robert Faiella
meliSSA cARmAn
In October, MDS Past President Dr. Robert Faiella was sworn in as president of
the American Dental Association. Learn more about his goals for the next year
and his thoughts on issues affecting organized dentistry and the profession.
Vol. 61/No. 3 Fall 2012
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