Volume 105, Number 1 (2023)

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 across the state. No publication reaches more Michigan dentists!

This is our annual pediatric dentistry issue, with articles covering value and price in pediatric dentistry, a clinical guideline on traumatic dental injuries in the developing dentition, and space maintenance in the primary and mixed dentitions.

Full Issue

Cover Story


Clinical guidelines: Traumatic Dental Injuries in the Primary Dentition
Rodney J. Vergotine BChD, MSc(Dent), FAAPD, FIADT, FABPD, FICD and Richa Bhatia DDS

Feature Articles


Space Maintenance in the Primary and Mixed Dentitions
Giovana Anovazzi Medeiros DDS, MSc, PhD; Chia-En Tsai DDS; and James R. Boynton DDS, MS

Editorial and News


Keeping the Journal in Focus
Christopher J. Smiley

Monthly Departments


10-Minute EBD: Preventing and Arresting Caries in Older Adults
Derek Richards BDS, FDS, MSc, DDPH, FDS(DPH)

Cover of the Journal of the Michigan Dental Association featuring a small child with a dental exam bib around their neck grinning widely and giving a thumbs up. A person in scrubs with a facemask looks on in the background.