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Court Said No, So Kentucky Cuts Dental for over 400,000 Medicaid Beneficiaries

Court Said No, So Kentucky Cuts Dental for over 400,000 Medicaid Beneficiaries

Last week, Kentucky governor Matt Bevin (R) proposed changes to their states health plan known as Kentucky HEALTH. Upon review of these changes, the court ruled AGAINST implementation of these changes mostly due to one key suggestion – the addition of a “community engagement” requirement […]

Dental Therapy Multi-Episode Series

Dental Therapy Multi-Episode Series

Dental Therapy is one of, if not the most controversial topic in dentistry right now. Dr. Zeller interviews experts that support and oppose the dental therapy model in her multi-episode series.   Both educational and uncomfortable. While listening to these episodes, Dr. Zeller challenges you […]

Episode 104 – Dr. Marko Vujicic Part 2 – Chief Economist of the ADA Talks Future Dental Trends

Episode 104 – Dr. Marko Vujicic Part 2 – Chief Economist of the ADA Talks Future Dental Trends

In this week’s episode of Removing the Bite Block, Dr. Zeller interviews Chief Economist of the ADA, Dr. Marko Vujicic. They discuss his controversial guest editorial in the March 2018 JADA including many other controversial topics. Dr. Vujicic describes how he believes we approaching an […]

Episode 103 – Dr. Marcia Brand – The Future of the Dental Delivery Model and Advocating for Oral Health

Episode 103 – Dr. Marcia Brand – The Future of the Dental Delivery Model and Advocating for Oral Health

Dr. Zeller and Dr. Marcia Brand discuss where they believe dentistry is going, and how that will look entirely different than many expect. They also discuss the utility in an integrated healthcare model and those that support and hinder change. Finally, Dr. Brand describes how […]