Nov 16, 2017
Most of us are familiar with unproven and pseudo-scientific
medical practices, but they are also prevalent in the dental field.
From misinformation about fluoride, mercury in fillings, and
“toxic” root canals, to fringe treatments such as oil pulling,
cranial osteopathy, and acupuncture, there is a plethora of dental
pseudoscience out there.
In this talk, dentist and science based medicine activist Grant Ritchey will discuss so-called “alternative” dental practices, and how the dental consumer can equip him/herself with the tools necessary to make educated, science based dental health decisions.
Author, Science Based Medicine blog (www.sciencebasedmedicine.org)
Co-host (with Dr. Clay Jones) of The Prism Podcast (www.prismpodcast.com)
Twitter - @skepticaldds