March 15 , 2019 The Hyatt Regency, Chicago In 2019 the American Academy of Cariology will hold its third annual conference as a back to back meeting with the ADEA Annual Meeting....

The management strategies we select for the management of dental caries have largely been framed by the lens through which we look at the disease. Dentists have long viewed dental caries management utilizing the surgical tenants clearly described by dentistry’s “Grandfather”, Greene Vardiman Black....

The main premise behind the presentation was that our current system for treating dental caries is too expensive and not very effective, because it doesn’t appropriately address the underlying causes of the disease. The presentation reviewed five vantage points...