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Pa. dentist pays fine of $100K for waste on beach
Distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer, a Pennsylvania dentist took a bag of medical waste he had been keeping in the trunk of his car for months, boarded his motorboat and headed out into a southern New Jersey inlet, where he dumped the...

Dentist pays restitution for 2008 ocean dumping
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSEDistraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer, a Pennsylvania dentist took a bag of medical waste he had been keeping in the trunk of his car for months, boarded his motorboat and headed out into a southern New Jersey inlet, where...

PA Dentist Avoids Prison Time
A Pennsylvania dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into the ocean two years ago has avoided a prison term.

Dentist Who Dumped Medical Waste Avoids Jail
A Pennsylvania dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into the ocean two years ago has avoided a prison term. Thomas McFarland agreed to pay $100,000 in restitution to the New Jersey shore community that had to close its beaches just before Labor Day weekend. Under terms of a plea agreement, McFarland was Friday to four years ...

Dentist who dumped medical waste avoids jail
Distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer, a Pennsylvania dentist took a bag of medical waste he had been keeping in the trunk of his car for months, boarded his motorboat and headed out into a southern New Jersey inlet, where he dumped the syringes,...

Unlicensed dentist's office raided
FIRST ON FOX - An unlicensed dentist's office that was operating out of a man's basement was raided by authorities who called the conditions in the basement "disgusting."

Pa. Dentist Gets Four Years Probation and $100,000 Fine
TRENTON Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced that Pennsylvania dentist Thomas W. McFarland Jr. was sentenced today for dumping the needles and other medical-type waste that washed up in Avalon during the last week of August 2008, causing the borough to close its beaches five times.

Dentist pays restitution for 2008 ocean dumping
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSEDistraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer, a Pennsylvania dentist took a bag of medical waste he had been keeping in the trunk of his car for months, boarded his motorboat and headed out into a southern New Jersey inlet, where...

Sit back and relax -- at the dentist's office?
Just the thought of a trip to the dentist's office can be reason to cringe. The high-pitched wh

Unlicensed Dentist May Have Had Second Clinic
An unlicensed dentist who closed his clinic amid a 6News investigation may have been practicing illegally at another location as well.

Dentist Ordered to Close for 7 Days
GARNER, IA--- A North Iowa dentist is being ordered to shut down his practice for 7 days. That is part of a penalty being levied against D octor P eter V idal by the I owa D ental B oard.

Paedophile dentist gets longer jail term
Former dentist Ashleigh Edward Jarrold, from the Newcastle suburb of Hamilton, has had his jail term increased by two-and-a-half years for child sex offences.

Dentist's License Suspended for 7 Days
GARNER, IA--- A North Iowa dentist's license is being suspended for 7 days. That is part of a penalty being levied against D octor P eter V idal by the I owa D ental B oard.

Dentist who dumped medical waste may avoid jail
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE A Pennsylvania dentist who admitted dumping medical waste and causing some New Jersey beaches to close before the busy Labor Day holiday will be sentenced Friday.

Main Line dentist avoids jail; will pay $100,000 fine
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (AP) - A dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into a New Jersey ocean inlet has avoided a prison term.

Dentist's License Suspended for 7 Days
GARNER, IA--- A North Iowa dentist's license is being suspended for 7 working days and he will be on indefinite probation. That is one of the penalties being levied against D octor P eter V idal by the I owa D ental B oard.

Santa Maria Dentist Leads Fight Against Youth Violence
Dr. Warren Gabaree says he went from being uninvolved to being involved after writing a letter to the editor about a rise in youth violence.

Main Line dentist avoids jail; will pay $100,000 fine
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (AP) - A dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into a New Jersey ocean inlet has avoided a prison term.

Main Line dentist avoids jail; will pay $100,000 fine
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (AP) - A dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into a New Jersey ocean inlet has avoided a prison term.

Jessica Simpson's Dentist Shocked by Her (Lack of) Brushing Habits
"I assumed everybody brushed their teeth all the time," says Dr. Bill Dorfman

Two dentist practices move to Catron Boulevard and Sheridan Lake Road
Two dentistry practices that outgrew their space on the west side have relocated to the fast-developing corner of Catron Boulevard and Sheridan Lake Road.

Parents blame Tampa dentist for son's death
The parents of a 9-year-old boy who died while being sedated at a South Tampa dentist's office are suing the dentist, saying he and his staff were negligent when they gave the boy anesthesia.

Main Line dentist avoids jail; will pay $100,000 fine
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (AP) - A dentist who said he was distraught and suicidal over his wife's cancer when he dumped medical waste into a New Jersey ocean inlet has avoided a prison term.

Don McLeroy, the dentist who wants to drill pupils in Creationism
Don McLeroy is generally available to journalists between 12.30 and 1.30pm. The rest of the time he is either fixing the teeth of patients he considers to be direct descendents of Adam and Eve, or making space for his Young Earth world view in the textbooks of Texan schoolchildren.

Bart Motes: Meet the Dualers: Birther Splinter Group Believes President Obama is not a Natural Born Citizen
By now we've all heard of the "birthers" and their leader, the wackily accented dentist/lawyer/real estate agent Orly Taitz. The birther theory is simple enough:...

Bloomington home damaged by fire
BLOOMINGTON Mark Yontzs wife is confined to a wheelchairfollowing back surgery. The El Paso dentist recently opened a newpractice and his youngest daughter is getting married later thismonth.

Commission dismisses complaint against Davenport dentist
DES MOINES The Iowa Civil Rights Commission has dismissed along-running discrimination claim against a Davenport dentist filedby a former employee.

Photos released of dirty dentist's office in Chelsea
CHELSEA, Mass. -- New details have been released regarding an illegal dental operation that was raided last week.

Austin Dentist Joins the Ranks of Elite Cosmetic Dentists in Texas After Being Inducted by the AACD as a Sustaining ...
Local cosmetic dentist Dr. Robert D'Alfonso gained the elite title of "sustaining member" of the AACD after pursuing access to cutting-edge dental technology at the world's largest Continuing Education Program for cosmetic dentistry.

Culver City Dentist, Dr. Eftekhari, Offers Special Promotion for Welcome Dental Exam
Dr. Abbas Eftekhari, a respected Culver City dentist who specializes in family and pediatric dentistry, is currently offering a special discount rate to new patients. For just $49, new patients to Dr. Eftekhari's office. Be sure to contact Dr. Eftekhari's office to ask about their Welcome Exam special.

Dentist returns from mission to Haiti
Dr. John Rhicard is a dentist in South Hadley, but recently he and a colleague travelled to Haiti to volunteer their services to the people of the impoverished country.

Gumshoes seek new details on rogue dentist
Police in Chelsea say they are scraping together every possible clue in their search for a suspected black-market...

Waiting for a smile
One of the best things you can share with a person is a smile. Local Pace dentist Dr. Noel Spurlock and associates took that to heart recently by participating in a national event offering free dental services.

Saratoga Dentist Dr. Alex Nguyen Participating in the Give Back A Smile Whitening Program to Benefit Survivors of ...
Saratoga, California. The Give Back A Smile (GBAS) program, an anti-domestic violence program founded by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), provides cosmetic dental care to survivors of domestic violence through a nationwide network of dental professionals.

UPDATE: Dentist Testifies About Bite Marks On Baby
Williams, pointing at autopsy photos of Amora, showed the bite marks the child suffered. He explained how he systematically went through the bites and worked them.

PRODUCT PROFILE
The chief executive of the National Consumer Agency (NCA), Ann Fitzgerald, today called for greater transparency of doctor and dentist charges in Ireland.

Towamencin supervisor Tom Hollenbeck dies
Tom Hollenbeck, a local dentist and vice-chairman of the Towamencin Township Board of Supervisors, has died, according sources in the township.

Healthy Smiles Dental Care opens in downtown Manchester
Manchesters downtown once had a local dentist office filling the void next to Dans River Grill. Now another dentist has come to town and taken up residence in that very same location.

Dentist, doctor prices 'vary widely'
Almost seven out of 10 dentists and half of doctors do not display prices, a survey by the National Consumer Agency (NCA) has found.

Jessica's Dentist Speaks!
POP TARTS EXCLUSIVE: He says Simpson's nasty confession about barely ever brushing her teeth isn't true! | JESS HOT SHOTS

Dentist guilty of sex-case charge
A Canterbury dentist has been found guilty of professional misconduct for making a female patient touch him sexually while she was sedated.

Two Stillwater residents will play Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra performance on Oct. 11
Polly Logan and Forest Crocker would be the first to tell you that they're not professional musicians. Logan is a dentist and Crocker works with large computer systems at Unisys.

Dentist in sex case found guilty by tribunal
A woman who claimed that a Canterbury dentist made her touch his penis while she was sedated has had her complaint upheld.

Dentist in sex case found guilty by tribunal
A woman who claimed that a Canterbury dentist made her touch his penis while she was sedated has had her complaint upheld. read more

Dentist guilty of misconduct
A Canterbury dentist has been found guilty of professional misconduct after making a female patient touch him while sedated.

Dentist guilty of misconduct
13 May 2010 A Canterbury dentist has been found guilty of professional misconduct after making a female patient touch him while sedated.

Dentist 'made patient touch his penis'
A NEW Zealand dentist has been found guilty of making a female patient touch him sexually while she was sedated.

Dentist Guilty of Sex Charge, Blames Sexual Hallucination
A New Zealand dentist has been found guilty of making a female patient touch him sexually while she was sedated.

Sniff of local anesthetic in the dentist's chair could replace the needle
Modern dentistry has eliminated much of the "ouch" from getting a shot of local anesthetic. Now a new discovery may replace the needle used to give local anesthetic in the dentist's chair for many procedures. The discovery could lead to a new generation of intranasal drugs for noninvasive treatment for dental pain, migraine, and other conditions.

Sniff of local anesthetic in the dentist's chair could replace the needle
Modern dentistry has eliminated much of the "ouch!" from getting a shot of local anesthetic. Now a new discovery may replace the needle used to give local anesthetic in the dentist's chair for many procedures. Scientists are reporting evidence that a common local anesthetic, when administered to the nose as nose drops or a nasal spray, travels through the main nerve in the face and collects in ...