A new study on retention

A new study on retention

A little while ago, I was chatting to someone who had just started on a course of short-term orthodontic treatment provided by their dentist. From discussion, it was clear that their orthodontic problem extended to more than cosmetic improvements but they were content...
Text messages and orthodontics

Text messages and orthodontics

My attention was recently drawn to an interesting study on whether sending text messages can improve patient compliance when wearing elastics to treat an orthodontic condition. The authors of the study concluded that they saw an improved result with the study group...
A coffee with Prof. Jonathan Sandler

A coffee with Prof. Jonathan Sandler

Please introduce yourself The ‘elevator pitch’ would be: orthodontist, teacher, husband and father to three. More formally: Jonathan Sandler, a Consultant Orthodontist at the Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for the last 25 years. Immediate...