Caveat Lector: Let the Reader Beware

By Marc Bernard Ackerman Imitation is the greatest form of flattery. With that being said, there is a difference between imitation and reinterpretation. When I write a peer-reviewed journal paper or ...

What Do You Think Of This?

I’d love to hear your thoughts on this development. Be sure to reach out to the AAO leadership and speak your mind as well!...

Jamie Reynolds Shares Smiles

I recently came across this awesome 2 minute video where kids took the time to tell their parents and grandparents why they love and appreciate all they do. It is FABULOUS! Take a minute to watch, ...

You NEED to Read Dr. Courtney Dunn’s Blog

Dr. Courtney Dunn is one of the brightest minds in Orthodontics and she shares of herself unselfishly in her Women in Orthodontics Blog and in her WIO Facebook Page. Guys, we can’t join the WIO ...

Anonymity: A Different Way to Give

by Marc Bernard Ackerman, DMD, MBA The School of Public Health at my University was strapped for cash. In order to secure the type of endowment needed for the long haul, they sold the naming rights of...

The Traveling Orthodontist Diaries

By Nona Naghavi  I am always inspired by Ben’s thought provoking posts and laser sharp view into the future. He is constantly paving a tunnel to clear the path ahead and I’m grateful that I don...

I’m Dumb – Don’t Be Like Me

The history of my dental career reads like a parable of a fool… a blind idiot wandering the wilderness getting taken advantage of at every turn by those smarter, faster, more experienced and les...