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Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Photo News)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

1-800-DENTIST® Launches Website Upgrades (PR.com)
1-800-DENTIST®, the nation’s leading free dentist referral service, launched a newly redesigned website in response to the growing number of visitors to 1800dentist.com. The new design also aims to strengthen 1-800-DENTIST’s position as the leading dental resource for U.S. consumers. In three steps, consumers can find their “dentist match” online, view details such as office hours, services, ...

It's April 15, And Americans Have a Lot to Say About Taxes (Rasmussen Reports via Yahoo! News)
Today's the IRS' deadline, and 20% of Americans waited until the last week to file their taxes. That's partly because nearly half of all Americans say preparing income tax forms is worse than going to the dentist.

Dentist cleared of police assault (BBC News)
A dentist from Greater Manchester is cleared of assault on a policewoman during a parking dispute.

Sikhs fight Army over bans on turbans, uncut hair (CNN)
For Capt. Kamaljit Singh Kalsi, a doctor, and 2nd Lt. Tejdeep Singh Rattan, a dentist, this is a hill worth fighting for.

A Bad Trip to the Dentist (NBC San Diego)
If you think your last trip to the dentist was painful, take a look at this! A car careened into a dentist office pinning a man against a wall.

PHOTOS: Mobile dentist (The Daily Telegram)
Staff from Smile Michigan Mobile Dentist from Farmington Hills was on hand Tuesday at Michener Elementary School in Adrian to give free dental care to students.

Retired dentist Dr. William Dupont of South Hadley drills his 12th career hole-in-one (The Republican)
Good thing for his dental profession, because Dr. William Dupont of South Hadley has had plenty of reasons to smile on the golf course. The retired dentist recently made a hole-in-one - the 12th of his career - and don't expect him to slow down. Or stop smiling.

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Photo News)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Dentist roams virtual mouths with computer-aided system (Winnetka Talk)
If James Bond got his teeth cleaned in Winnetka, he'd probably do it this way.

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Retiring dentist proud to be part of Spring Valley (Pierce County Herald)
Dr. Jack Palumbo retired earlier this month from the dental clinic he opened in Spring Valley in 1973. Advertisement: Golf Store 4 You Mizuno mx950 steel iron sets $499.99! Retail $999.99,Graphite only $599! Retail $1199.00 at golfstore4you, Same Equipment,Better Deals,Excellent Service Take advantage of this unbelievable deal today! Send us an e-mail and a representative will contact you by ...

Friendswood dentist practices despite criminal drug charges (11 News Houston)
In Texas, a dentist can write himself prescriptions for narcotics, plead guilty to felony drug charges and not be disciplined by those entrusted with protecting the public.

Local dentist balances career, winning on the slopes (Lancaster Online)
Steven Rheault could be considered a mystery man with two separate lifestyles.The first is his successful career during the week as a local dentist, while the second is one that sees him head away every winter weekend to showcase his career as one of the best skiers in the country and a national cha...

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

AACD Member Cosmetic Dentist and Founder of 1-800-VENEERS Dr. James W. Dunnavant to Attend Worlds Largest Continuing ... (PR.com)
Dr. James Dunnavant will attend the American academy of cosmetic dentistry’s (AACD)® 25th Anniversary AACD Scientific Session. Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2009, in Honolulu, Hawaii from Monday, April 27-Friday, May 1st, 2009. The AACD id the world’s largest dental organization dedicated to advancing excellence in the art and science of cosmetic dentistry, of which Dr. James Dunnavant has ...

Plant City dentist retires after distinguished military career (The Tampa Tribune)
Local dentist Timothy Walton Conway III recently retired after more than 20 years with the Florida Army National Guard, including the last five years as the Guard's state surgeon.

Four people taken to hospital after dentist chemical spill (Hertfordshire Mercury)
A CORROSIVE chemical spill in the cellar of a Hertford dental surgery led to a decontamination operation yesterday (Thursday April 17).

Susan Boyle Won't Get "Makeover," Vows Judge (US Weekly)
Don't expect Susan Boyle -- the Scottish singing sensation who won over judges on Britain's Got Talent -- to change her look. "I won't let Simon Cowell take her to his dentist and I certainly won't let her near his hairdresser," judge Amanda Holden tells the U.K. Mirror. See the weight ups and downs of former Idol contestants The frumpy 48-year-old "needs to stay exactly as she is because...

Inspection questions arise after teen injured by medical gas accident at dentist's office (Lawrence Journal-World)
Questions are arising about whether the city acted properly when it allowed a dentist to move into a building that was the site of a March 30 medical gas accident that seriously injured a Tonganoxie youth.

Man charged with stalking San Rafael dentist (Marin Independent Journal)
A man convicted of stalking and assaulting a San Rafael dentist in 2006 has been charged with stalking another San Rafael dentist, authorities said.

Prominent El Paso-Jurez dentist, wife plead guilty in fraud case (El Paso Times)
EL PASO -- A prominent El Paso-Jurez dentist and his wife, widely known for hosting charity events such as Polo with a Purpose on their polo field at La Union, N.M., pleaded guilty Friday to fraud and money-laundering charges.

Huge Turnout For Free Dental Clinic In New Haven (Hartford Courant)
Shoshana Longman hadn't seen a dentist in five years. She didn't get care for her teeth when she fell and cracked them three years ago. And when one of her teeth broke recently, she employed the kind of crude solution you use when you can't afford a dentist, filing it down herself with a nail file.

Lose turbans, beards, Sikh reservists told (Chicago Sun-Times)
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Two Sikh personnel in the Army reserves, a doctor and a dentist, are being told by the Pentagon that they must remove their turbans and cut their hair when they are called into their regular Army service later this year. Capt. Kamaljeet S. Kalsi told the Stars and Stripes newspaper last week that Army recruiters who approached him during his first year of medical school in ...

Naperville dentist 'driven to be the best' (The Naperville Sun)
Tom and Carol Zdanky have their hands full with two autistic children and a third, gifted child in grade school. So the last thing this Naperville couple wanted to do was drive all the way to Kenosha twice a year for family dentistry. But that's what they did for six years because they couldn't find a dentist in their area that either could, or would, handle their special-needs children. That ...

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

New, bold businesses test the waters despite economy (Chattanooga Times Free Press)
Alison Songer was well into her business plan when the economy started tanking last fall. She and her husband, dentist Mark Songer, had already found a place to rent and had ordered thousands of dollars in inventory for their new shoe store in North Chattanooga, N2Shoes.

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Free dental care attracts thousands (New Haven Register)
Dr. Gerald Alexander has been a dentist for a long time, but what he witnessed Friday left him overwhelmed. By 4 a.m., hundreds of people of all ages were lined up outside the New Haven Athletic Center in near-freezing temperatures waiting to take advantage of free dental work offered by the Connecticut Mission of Mercy.

Patients cutting back on routine health care (Daily Record)
Danielle Badillo lost her job in December and has been on and off health insurance plans the past few years. She's been struggling to pay for groceries, so she has made doctor and dentist visits a last priority.

Naperville dentist 'driven to be the best' (The Naperville Sun)
Tom and Carol Zdanky have their hands full with two autistic children and a third, gifted child in grade school. So the last thing this Naperville couple wanted to do was drive all the way to Kenosha twice a year for family dentistry. But that's what they did for six years because they couldn't find a dentist in their area that either could, or would, handle their special-needs children. That ...

Langbroek gives up his dentist day job (The Australian)
QUEENSLAND opposition leader John-Paul Langbroek says he will give up dentistry to concentrate on being the alternative premier.

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Sylvania Township dentist marshals feet to raise money for teeth (The Toledo Blade)
Miles for Smiles. That's the name of a 5K run/walk created by a big-hearted and ambitious Sylvania Township dental surgeon who, upon closer self-examination, admits he is a bit "nuts" for organizing it. Dr. Ziad Tohme said he has borrowed from the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure playbook in putting together a fund-raiser for impoverished Toledo kids in need of dental care. Proceeds from the ...

Rotarians Meet Local Dentist, Headed To Brazil (Oswego County Today)
Ms. Nylen, sponsored by the Fulton Rotary Club, is part of Rotary District 7150's Group Study Exchange Team preparing for an exchange visit to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

New NHS dentists in £1m project (BBC News)
An extra 18,000 people are promised access to an NHS dentist in Berkshire as part of a £1m investment.

Dentist testifies about shooting (Huron Daily Tribune)
BAD AXE — “I could smell gun smoke — I knew I was shot,” said Dr. Mark W. Paganini Friday morning, as he testified against his son during a preliminary examination in Huron County District Court.

Dentists will use speedway to host free dental care event (Newton Daily News)
Last year, the inaugural Iowa Mission of Mercy provided more than $600,000 worth of free dental care to more than 1,000 Iowans. Newton dentist Dr. Steve Rabedeaux, a participant in the event last year, was so impressed with the turnout that he convinced project organizers to hold the next one here in Newton.

Dentist crys foul over RM1,000 water bill (The Star)
A DENTIST is crying foul after receiving a water bill of almost RM1,000 and which he describes as crazy.

Employee Accused of Stealing 40K from Dentist Office (KQ2 St. Joseph)
An Atchison, Kansas dentist is out about $40,000. His own employee is accused of embezzling the money. Jeanie Weber is charged with stealing from the office of Dr. Michael Fritz.

Dentist to offer emergency treatment day (The Warwick Advertiser)
New City Highland Mills resident Dr. Richard P. Herman, a dentist in New City in Rockland County, is sponsoring an emergency treatment day and blood drive on May 2 at his 20 Squadron Blvd. office between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Parsippany dentist using hypnosis instead of drugs to relax patients (Daily Record)
Dr. David N. Grayson is a Parsippany dentist who offers the option of using dental hypnosis, or "relaxation dentistry," to treat anxious or fearful patients.

WHAT'S NEXT (Erie Times-News)
A settlement has ended a landmark divorce case between a Colombian woman and a local dentist who became estranged after seven weeks of marriage.

PREPPY BUST IN CRAIGSLIST SLAY (New York Post)
The man suspected as the "Craigslist killer" of a Manhattan masseuse was identified last night as a preppy premed student who grew up in a prominent upstate family. Phil Markoff, 22 -- whose father is a Syracuse dentist, mom a school...

Ex-Wife, Cousin To Be Sentenced In Dentist Murder (WCBS-TV New York)
A New York City doctor and her cousin face up to life in prison for murder. Sentencing is scheduled Tuesday in Queens for Dr. Mazoltuv Borukhova and her cousin, Mallayev. They plotted the killing of Borukhova's estranged husband. Orthodontist Daniel Malakov was gunned down in a park in front of the couple's 4-year-old daughter.

Life sentences in dentist murder (WABC-TV New York)
A New York City doctor and her cousin will spend the rest of their lives in prison.

Life Sentences For Dentist Murder (FOX 5 New York)
A New York City doctor and her cousin will spend the rest of their lives behind bars. A judge sentenced the pair for plotting to kill a Queens dentist.  There is no possibillity for parole.

Estranged doctor wife gets life in slay of dentist husband (Newsday)
A New York City doctor and her cousin have been sentenced to life in prison without parole for murder.

Life Sentence For Slain Dentist's Wife (Gothamist)
Before being sentenced to life in prison for the murder of her estranged husband, Dr. Mazoltuv Borukhova (pictured, near right) told a judge, " I repeat myself again and again. I had nothing to do with this murder. I didn't kill anybody. " Borukhova was found guilty of killing dentist Daniel Malakov (pictured, far right) last month. A jury believed she conspired to have her cousin by marriage ...

Life Sentences in Dentist's Murder (FOX 5 New York)
A New York City doctor and her cousin have been sentenced to life in prison without parole for murder. Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown says Dr. Mazoltuv Borukhova and her cousin, Mallayev were sentenced Tuesday. Prosecutors say they plotted the killing of Borukhova's estranged husband. Orthodontist Daniel Malakov was gunned down in a park in front of the couple's 4-year-old daughter.