Every month, The Journal of the Michigan Dental Association brings news, information, and features about Michigan dentistry to our state's oral health community and the MDA's 6,200+ members. No publication reaches more Michigan dentists!

In this issue, the reader will find the following original content:

  • Two cover stories presenting perspectives from both ends of the practice life continuum: “Starting Your Practice Life” and “Preparing for Retirement”.
  • A feature article, “What Happened in Vegas Became ADA Policy”.
  • A feature article, “An Oversight Corrected: 2020 MDA Life Members Recognized”.
  • The 2021 Author/Title Index to the Journal of the Michigan Dental Association.
  • News you need, Editorial and regular department articles on MDA Foundation activities, Dentistry and the Law, Staff Matters, and component news.

This issue also includes two articles reprinted with permission.

  • “Whitening Strips: Are They Effective Home Care Products?”, originally published in the Texas Dental Journal.
  • The Back Page Commentary article “Maihofer Gives Keynote at U-M White Coat Ceremony”, originally published by the U-M School of Dentistry.