Volume 104, Number 3 (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 issue, the reader will find the following original content:

  • A Cover Feature: "Open Your Eyes to 3D Imaging"
  • A Clinical Feature: "CBCT in Clinical Practice: Guidance for Best Practice"
  • A Clinical Feature: "Penicillin Allergy and Medical Referral to Promote Antibiotic Stewardship"
  • An Access Feature: "The 2025 Michigan State Oral Health Plan"
  • A 10-Minute EBD: "Digital Scans or Conventional Impressions: Which Results in Better Crowns?"
  • News you need: an Editorial, and regular department articles, Dentistry and the Law, Staff Matters, Advocacy (An Interview with MI House Health Policy Committee Chair), MDA Services answers questions on in-office dental plans.

Full Issue

Cover Story


Open Your Eyes to 3D Imaging
Lea Al Matny DDS, MS

Feature Articles


CBCT in Clinical Practice
Tarunjeet Pabla BDS, DMD, MS, Dip. ABOMR; Hugo C. Campos DDS, DMD, MDS, Dip. ABOMR; and Aruna Ramesh BDS, DMD, MS, Dip. ABOMR


Penicillin Allergy Assessment and Medical Referral to Promote Antibiotic Stewardship
Elaine Bailey PharmD; Mackenzie Connell; Marie Fluent DDS; and Erinne Kennedy DDS, MPH, MMSC

Editorial and News

Monthly Departments

Cover of the Journal of the Michigan Dental Association featuring a CBCT scan identifying placement for two dental implants. There is one large skull and three smaller closeups from different angles above it.