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Dentistry News 06/2010



Dentist jumps off 200ft bungee tower for charity
A YORK dentist has experienced the level of fear some people feel before having their teeth examined by jumping off a 200ft bungee tower.

New dentist set to open in Louth
LOUTH will have another NHS dentist practice after new contracts were awarded to the town alongside Lincoln and Skegness.

Fear and cost keep third of Scots out of dentist's reach
FEAR of the dentist or the cost of treatment has prevented more than a third of people getting their teeth checked in five years, research shows.

Fear and cost keep third of Scots out of dentist's reach
FEAR of the dentist or the cost of treatment has prevented more than a third of people getting their teeth checked in five years, research shows.

NHS dentist van takes to the road
A dental service offering NHS treatment from the back of a van is to begin its rounds in Suffolk villages.

Dentist who treats natives feels targeted
A local dentist who has been disciplined by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons says he's been penalized for treating his aboriginal patients the same as his non-aboriginal ones. Dr.[...]

Dentist cannot be found for 4,000
A health board says it has been unable to find a dentist to provide NHS treatment for around 4,000 people.

Dentist cannot be found for 4,000
A health board says it has been unable to find a dentist to provide NHS treatment for around 4,000 people.

Lab coats? Not in this dentist's office
As a pediatric dentist, Dr. Kim Blanding prefers to shun the traditional white lab coat when she's at work.

Dentist who treats natives feels targeted
A local dentist who has been disciplined by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons says he's been penalized for treating his aboriginal patients the same as his non-aboriginal ones. Dr.[...]

Mobile dentist puts smile on students faces
Most children will think of countless excuses of why they can't go to the dentist, but at East Prairie School, few excuses could be made when a dentist came to the school to give exams to students right across the street. As part of the Smile Illinois Mobile Dentists program, Dr. Susan Ash examined and cleaned the teeth of more than 40 students during the school day in a makeshift dental office.

Dentist who treats natives feels targeted
A local dentist who has been disciplined by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons says he's been penalized for treating his aboriginal patients the same as his non-aboriginal ones. Dr.[...]

Ask the Dentist: Drug speeds healing of herpes lesions
Ask the Dentist: Drug speeds healing of herpes lesions

Ask the Dentist: Drug speeds herpes healing
Ask the Dentist: Drug speeds herpes healing

Pocatello Dentist Giving Away A Brand-New Smile
A Pocatello dentist's offering a chance of a lifetime. One lucky local will be getting a brand-new smile. This month, the Davis Dental Studio is holding a contest and on the 24th, the dentist will pick a winner.

Retired dentist from Sunset killed in auto accident
An 81-year-old retired dentist from Sunset, S.C. died in a two-car accident in Pickens County on Thursday afternoon.

Kingsford dentist reaches plea agreement
His sentence will not exceed 18 months in prison.

Dentist boss 'asked employee to join him at swinging parties'
Dentist Raymond Pomroy pestered the Polish woman to join him at the sex parties and told her that he dreamed about her body, it is claimed.

Dentist invited employee to swingers party
FELIXSTOWE: A dental technician alleged to have repeatedly encouraged a female employee to attend swingers parties at his home is today facing an inquiry into his conduct.

Retired Dentist Killed In Pickens Crash
The Pickens County Coroner's Office says that a retired dentist was killed in a crash on Thursday afternoon.

Catonsville dentist faces drug charge
A Catonsville dentist was charged Thursday night with conspiring to distribute Hydrocodone, a pain reliever. Kenneth Brian Riley, DDS, 49, was arrested last night and was scheduled to have an initial appearance Friday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, according to federal prosecutors.No one is above...

Catonsville dentist charged with illegal drug distribution
49-year-old faces up to 20 years in prison A Catonsville dentist faces up to 20 years in prison after being charged with dealing Hydrocodone from his office and home.

Catonsville dentist charged with illegal drug distribution
49-year-old faces up to 20 years in prison A Catonsville dentist faces up to 20 years in prison after being charged with dealing Hydrocodone from his office and home.

NYer Of The Week: Dentist Brightens Young City Smiles
The latest New Yorker of the Week is making hygiene a priority for kids.

Dentist helps community and veterans
In west Toledo Friday, more than 80 area veterans were given a gift of gratitude from a local dentist and optometrist.

NYer Of The Week: Dentist Brightens Young City Smiles
The latest New Yorker of the Week is making hygiene a priority for kids.

Local dentists seeing patients skipping bi-yearly appointments to save money
Late last month, dentist Albert Hazzouri Jr. was examining a patient who confessed that she had not been to a dentist in about three years.She had perfect teeth except for "one giant cavity," the dentist said, that might end up costing her $2,000 or mor

Dentist invited employee to swingers party
FELIXSTOWE: A dental technician alleged to have repeatedly encouraged a female employee to attend swingers parties at his home is today facing an inquiry into his conduct.

Dentist Charged With Illegally Selling Pills
A Baltimore County dentist is accused of illegally selling pills to one of his patients, who then sold them on the streets.

Visiting dentist not like pulling teeth
A NEW report has confirmed most of us would prefer to dodge the dentist and grin and bear it when it comes to oral health problems.

Halifax dentist hits the MARC with new technology
A Halifax dentist is hoping his new invention will improve dental care for patients across the world. Richard Price, professor of prosthodontics and biomedical engineering at Dalhousie University, says many years of research lead him to create the Measurement of Accuracy when Resin Curing, or MARC. He has long studied the white resin dentists often use to fill in cavities or to hold orthodontics ...

Woodinville Pediatric Dentist Treats Kids Like a Special Member of the Family
Seattle - As a family dentist, Signature Smiles serves children in Bothell, Kirkland, and Redmond as well.

Dentist retires after 38 years in practice
AFTER 38 years of working in general dental practice, popular Driffield dentist Ramsey Smith is retiring. (04/06/2010)

Fenton dentist remodels historic home as new office
Dr. Bo Shumaker, a Fenton dentist, stands in front of his new office building at 118 W. Shiawassee St.

Dentist opens up shop at heritage home
A heritage home that was been vacant for several years is now home to Dr. Kate Bazydlo and her dental associates.

Pakistani dentist rejoins family after being freed
DUBAI The Pakistani dentist reunited with his family in Lahore on Wednesday after being freed by the UAE authorities.

Dentist exchanges retirement for robes
COZAD The congregation packed Christ the King Catholic Church in Cozad Saturday evening to witness the Rev. Jerry Wetovicks first Mass.

Charlottesville Dentist Arrested on Sexual Battery Charge
A local dentist was arrested Wednesday morning on allegations of sexual battery. Albemarle County Police say 51-year-old George Tisdelle was arrested at his Ivy Road office where he practices dentistry.

Toxic chemicals stolen from dentist
Police have issued a warning to the public after hazardous chemicals were stolen from a dentist in Margaret River.

UE graduate tops dentist licensure exams
A graduate from the University of the East in Manila topped the 242 passers of the dentist licensure exam given this June, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced Wednesday.

Fenton dentist remodels historic home as new office
Dr. Bo Shumaker, a Fenton dentist, stands in front of his new office building at 118 W. Shiawassee St.

Electric shock may have killed Charlotte dentist in pool
Authorities believe William Clinton Hawks Sr., 54, died of electric shock in a pool at his York residence Monday night after jumping into a pool to help his granddaughter.

Electric shock may have killed Charlotte dentist in pool
YORK, S.C. -- A Charlotte dentist died this week after jumping into a pool to help his granddaughter. Authorities believe William Clinton Hawks Sr., 54, died of electric shock in a pool at his York residence Monday night. Hawks jumped into the private pool after his granddaughter apparently was shocked by the pool's railing, officials said. York County Coroner Sabrina Gast said she suspects ...

Dentist for the Disabled in Running for Grant
The Noll Dental Clinic of Springfield needs your help in voting for their project online.

Dentist Shaves Head For Good Cause
Doctor Jason Caputo whose practice is in New Bern took to the razor in support of one of his patients.

Dentist uses magic to teach kids about oral health
West Milford The best way to get a child to learn something is to grab their attention and make it memorable. Dr. George Athansios of Apollonia Dental Arts is certainly hoping that works. Dr. George, as he is known, will host a magic show for the children at Kiddie Academy in West Milford next Friday, June 18, all while teaching them the importance of good oral health.

Culpeper dentist begins 28-month prison sentence
A Culpeper dentist began serving a 28-month federal prison term Wednesday, six months after being sentenced for participating in a conspiracy to illegally distribute Oxycodone.

Fenton dentist remodels historic home as new office
Dr. Bo Shumaker, a Fenton dentist, stands in front of his new office building at 118 W. Shiawassee St.

Airplane prop hits, kills Minden dentist
MINDEN - A Minden dentist died Thursday when the propeller of his Cessna 172 airplane hit him.

Delusional dentist smothered stranger he thought was his WIFE
Grandfather Peter Woodroof, 83, became one of Britain's oldest killers when he asphyxiated 92-year-old widow Ivy Hawken last December.