Volume 104, Number 2 (2022)

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

In this February 2022 issue, the reader will find the following original content:

  • A Cover Feature: 'Infection Prevention in Dentistry: Reaching our “New Normal”’
  • A 10-Minute EBD: “Is Fluoride Varnish Safe and Effective?”
  • Commentary: “The Role of the MDA’s DEI Committee”
  • An ADA Trustee Report
  • 2022 MDA Annual Session Preview
  • A Back Page: “MDA Forensic Dental Identification Team Meets”
  • News you need, an Editorial, and regular department articles, Headquarters Report, Dentistry and the Law, Staff Matters, Advocacy (ADA Lobbyist Conference Highlights) 
Plus, an updated article “Peer Review/Dental Care: An Important Member Benefit”

Full Issue

Cover Story


Infection Prevention in Dentistry: Reaching our “New Normal”
Karen K. Daw MBA, CECM and Marie T. Fluent DDS

Editorial and News


Please Don’t Shoot the Messenger
Christopher J. Smiley DDS

Monthly Departments

Cover of the Journal of the Michigan Dental Association featuring a dentist with a mask and face shield PPE performing an examination of an adult patient.