Myth busting: Dental materials edition

Sept. 25, 2023
If you like behind-the-curtain sneak previews, join us on Dentistry Unmasked as we do some serious myth busting on dental materials with Dr. Nate Lawson.

A wise man once said, “Everything is theoretically impossible, until it is done.” If you like behind-the-curtain sneak previews, we did some serious myth busting on dental materials you’re using today and—maybe more importantly—on the ones you want to use but have been told simply won’t work. LISTEN IN on this very special episode with the one and only Dr. Nate Lawson. 

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About sponsored guest Dr. Nate Lawson

Nathaniel Lawson, DMD, PhD, is an associate professor and the director of the division of biomaterials at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry. He graduated from UAB School of Dentistry in 2011 and obtained his PhD in biomedical engineering in 2012. He has served as an investigator on over 75 research grants and published over 200 articles, abstracts, book chapters, and periodicals related to dental materials. His research interests are the mechanical, optical, and biologic properties of dental materials and clinical evaluation of new dental materials. He was the 2016 recipient of the ADA Stanford New Investigator Award, the 2017 3M Innovative Research Fellowship, and the 2020 Mentor of the Year Award from the American Association of Dental Research. He has lectured nationally and internationally on dental materials. He also works as a general dentist in the UAB Faculty Practice.