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Howard M. Steinberg, DMD, MDS
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Prosthodontist in Tucson, AZ
Prosthodontist in Tucson, AZ

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ICD Fellowship Award
This is to certify that Dr. Howard M. Steinberg has been elected a Fellow of the International College of Dentists (ICD) for conspicuous services rendered in the art and science of dentistry. Dentists who have been awarded the title of Fellow of the International College of Dentists (FICD) are currently located in 122 countries worldwide. This is related to #Dentists , #ICD, and #FICD .
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It was a tremendous honor to be awarded the title of "Fellow" by the International College of Dentists - USA Section at their annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia this year. The college is an honorary organization of the world’s outstanding dentists who have brought credit to the profession through devoted service and high ethical behavior.
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Zirconia Bridges on Implants
The purpose of this large study was to evaluate the survival rates of 1-piece, complete arch implant-supported Zirconia dental bridges fabricated by a single laboratory for several clinicians. With a 99% success over a five year period, Zirconia appears to be an ideal restorative material for dental implants. This is related to #zirconia , #dentalbridges and #dentalresearch .
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Is Charcoal Teeth Whitening Safe?
I was honored to have my opinion published in this article about whitening teeth with activated charcoal. +Social Dental Network recently conducted an online survey to determine how consumers and dental professionals feel about the safety of do-it-yourself teeth whitening products that contain activated charcoal. This is related to #teethwhitening and #activatedcharcoal .
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Genetics and Tooth Decay
Genetics researchers from the J. Craig Venter Institute recently published a large cohort study to shed light on how genetics and environment contribute to tooth decay. They found that heredity has little to do with tooth decay, and the condition of your teeth largely depends on your dietary and oral hygiene habits.
This is related to #genetics , #toothdecay and #dentalresearch .
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New Way to Check for Gum Disease
A team of researchers led by engineers at the University of California San Diego has developed a new diagnostic method to check for gum disease that uses squid ink, light and ultrasound. This new method could one day eliminate the need for a periodontal probe. Related to #gumdisease and #dentalresearch .
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Ultimate Guide to Oral Health
Oral health is key to maintaining overall wellness. This infographic shows the tools needed to achieve and maintain good oral health. It also provides a chart for routine oral hygiene habits, information about choosing a dentist, how to deal with dental fear and a list of apps for excellent #oralhealth .
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Small Molecule Prevents Tooth Decay
University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have created a small molecule that prevents or impedes tooth decay. The inhibitor blocks the function of a key enzyme in Streptococcus mutans, a keystone bacteria responsible for tooth decay and cavities. Related to #toothdecay and #dentalresearch .
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What Causes Canker Sores?
Researchers from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden dispel some of the myths about what causes canker sores (Aphthous Stomatitis). Their findings presents a theoretic frame for causality of these common oral blisters and mouth sores. This is related to #cankersores and #dentalresearch .
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Diabetes & Periodontal Bone Loss
University of Pennsylvania researchers found that diabetes causes a shift in the oral microbiome, encouraging the development of periodontal bone loss, which is a characteristic of advanced gum disease or "periodontitis." This is related to #diabetes , #gumdisease and #dentalresearch .
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