ADA Guideline on Nonsurgical Caries Management

*** Call for public comments ***

Provide input at

What’s going on?
The American Dental Association will release a clinical practice guideline on the use of nonsurgical treatments for caries management later this year, and public comments are now being solicited concerning the guideline’s drafted recommendation statements.

How can I help?

Visit to see a draft of the guideline’s recommendation statements and provide feedback. The deadline to submit comments is April 16.

What will happen to my feedback?

Your feedback will be reviewed by the guideline’s writers and used to inform their final manuscript.

Who do I contact if I have any questions?
Questions can be directed to the ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry, which is helping to write the guideline alongside a team of caries experts. The ADA Center for EBD can be reached at


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