Podcasts

Acetaminophen, supplements, and more: The effects on your dental patients

Tom Viola, RPh, is back to talk about acetaminophen, supplements, and other standard things your patients may be taking … but they may not think about telling you about. What are the effects and what do you need to know? A frank and honest conversation with dental’s pharmacology expert. Dental Assistant Nation · Episode 168: …

Acetaminophen, supplements, and more: The effects on your dental patients Read More »

Cannabis and your dental patients

Let’s talk about the effects of cannabis on your dental patients. Let’s talk about why they need more anesthetic. Let’s talk about what you need to know about this important topic with dental’s pharmacology expert, Tom Viola, RPh. Dental Assistant Nation · Episode 161: Cannabis and your dental patients

Antibiotics TIPisode with Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. – On A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast

Antibiotics use is often a debated topic in our profession and between our profession and specialties like orthopedics.  What do the guidelines say?  How do we advocate for our patients so we don’t create these superbugs because of antibiotic overuse? Dr. Tom Viola is back for another TIPisode on this topic. Don’t forget to share …

Antibiotics TIPisode with Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. – On A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast Read More »

Pregnancy and ibuprofen: What you need to know

On this episode, dental pharmacology expert Tom Viola, RPh, joins the show to talk about a recent warning regarding the effects that ibuprofen reportedly could have on pregnancy. This is a must-listen for any practice to protect their pregnant team members and patients. Dental Assistant Nation · Episode 158: Pregnancy and ibuprofen: What you need …

Pregnancy and ibuprofen: What you need to know Read More »

Polypharmacy TIPisode with Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. – On A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast

Polypharmacy…. is that a new term for you?  This TIPisode discusses what this means.  This TIPisode can benefit YOU, your loved ones, and your patients.  Medication interactions are a big deal and we need to know about them when reading through medical histories. With over 30 years’ experience as a pharmacist, educator, speaker and author, …

Polypharmacy TIPisode with Tom Viola, R.Ph., C.C.P. – On A Tale of Two Hygienists Podcast Read More »

Why this new drug should be known in the dental practice

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the supplemental New Drug Application for Trelegy Ellipta for the maintenance treatment of asthma in patients aged 18 years and older. This new indication, and resulting increased market demand, for Trelegy Ellipta is of importance to dentistry since its ingredients have dental implications and adverse effects …

Why this new drug should be known in the dental practice Read More »

A link between periodontal disease and colorectal cancer?

Dental pharmacology expert, Tom Viola, RPh, is back to talk about a recent article finding a possible connection between colorectal cancer and periodontal disease. With the recent death of movie star Chadwick Boseman from colon cancer, now could be the perfect time to discuss this link with your patients. #TogetherWeRise Dental Assistant Nation · Episode …

A link between periodontal disease and colorectal cancer? Read More »

Vitamins, supplements, and battling COVID-19

Dental’s pharmacology expert, Tom Viola, RPh, is back to talk about a study that has been released detailing the role of supplements and vitamins in the fight against COVID-19. Some interesting and timely thoughts on the subject and what you need to know. #TogetherWeRise Dental Assistant Nation · Episode 148: Vitamins, supplements, and battling COVID-19

Scroll to Top