COVID-19 and Dentistry: Will the ADA’s Interim Guidance Become Permanent?

In April 2020, the American Dental Association issued interim guidance to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission. Does the ADA anticipate that their interim guidance will remain permanently? Dr. Dave Preble and Dr. Mia Geisinger discuss how the ADA’s interim guidance was developed, why its recommendations are designed only for the current COVID-19 outbreak in the United States, and how they think the interim guidance could impact future guidance.

Get complete information about the ADA’s interim guidance to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission here:

Please note: The information presented in this video was accurate as of April 7, 2020. Because of the ever-changing nature of both COVID-19 and healthcare recommendations, information in this video is subject to change. For the latest updates about COVID-19, visit

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