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Dentistry News 08/2010



Long in the Tooth -- Veteran Ottawa dentist retiring
Ottawa dentist John Harbeck is reluctantly capping his 47-year-career this summer. "I hate to retire," he told The Times. "I love dentistry. It's an exciting time. Dentistry keeps getting better." With root canals and cavities receding in the

Las Vegas Cosmetic Dentist Launches Innovative New Website to Reach Out to His Community
Dr. Jeffery W. Hadley, a cosmetic dentist in Las Vegas, Nevada, recently launched an innovative new website to help his practice reach out to the surrounding community. The new website provides a comprehensive look into the practices general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry facilities, in addition to descriptions on services Dr. Hadley offers, before-and-after galleries, and bios of the ...

Accused Erie-area dentist hires new lawyer
A local dentist accused of insurance fraud has a new lawyer and a new date for a preliminary hearing. Kevin R. Sambuchino has retained Leonard Ambrose, a well-known Erie defense lawyer with extensive experience handling white-collar cases.

Fraudlent dentist facing disciplinary hearing
A DENTIST who conned patients and the NHS will find out whether his licence to practice will be suspended tomorrow.

Seasoned dentist joins Runar Johnson's practice
Specialist Merle E. Loudon has 45 years experience

Children's dentist bears triplet boys of her own July 4
Dr. Rita Soto of La Quinta is known in the Coachella Valley as dentist for the children.

N.Y. woman suing Shaftsbury dentist
Wednesday August 4, 2010 BENNINGTON -- A New York woman is suing a local dentist over what she claims was negligent care in dental work she had done in 2008. Helena Krzystyniak, through her attorney Bernard Boudreau, of Winburn Law Offices in Bennington, filed a complaint against Dr. Herbert Moskowitz, of Shaftsbury Dental Center, PLC.

Newsmakers
Dr. Philip Goduco, a dentist who practices in Vernon Hills, has completed an advanced training program that allows him to continue treating even more people while they are safely sedated. The program "Dental Advanced Life Support" was sponsored by DOCS and is the same training received by doctors, nurses and paramedics.

Dentist drops appeal in land battle
CHELMSFORD -- Hoping to pave the way for selectmen to enforce a preservation restriction on a controversial building project at 9 North Road, a local dentist has withdrawn litigation in Land Court. Michael Sargent, whose practice is next to the project, filed an appeal in June after Land Court Judge Gordon Piper ruled against his injunction

Closed session shuts out Pender health director and dentist
BURGAW Controversy continues in Pender Countys health department as the county commissioners met in closed session Monday afternoon with two board of health members as its health director and one of its dentist waited outside.

Closed session shuts out Pender health director and dentist
BURGAW Controversy continues in Pender Countys health department as the county commissioners met in closed session Monday afternoon with two board of health members as its health director and one of its dentist waited outside.

Dentist suspension decision delayed
A HEARING to decide whether to suspend a dentist who conned patients has been delayed.

New witness may force delay of Nakvinda trial in killing of Fargo dentist
FARGO - The possible testimony of an unidentified witness in the murder trial scheduled to begin Tuesday for a man accused of killing a Fargo dentist is likely to delay the trial's start, unless a judge declines to let her testify.

Mobile Dentists in Action
A dentist and two hygienists from Smile Illinois Mobile Dentists will arrive at Crittenton Centers on Thursday, from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. and transform the conference room into a fully functional "dental office" for the day.

Closed session shuts out Pender health director and dentist
BURGAW Controversy continues in Pender Countys health department as the county commissioners met in closed session Monday afternoon with two board of health members as its health director and one of its dentist waited outside.

Ask the Dentist: Is a new crown needed after a root canal?
Ask the Dentist: Is a new crown needed after a root canal?

Dentist led minorities to career
It's likely that the dentist heard some variation on the joke about a million times over the course of his long career.

Closed session shuts out Pender health director and dentist
BURGAW Controversy continues in Pender Countys health department as the county commissioners met in closed session Monday afternoon with two board of health members as its health director and one of its dentist waited outside.

Language skills dentist suspended
A dentist is suspended under new regulations after failing to provide evidence of required English language skills.

Gentle Los Angeles Dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, Offers Special Promotion for New Patients in Hollywood Neighborhood
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Bijan Afar, a Dentist in Los Angeles who has been practicing for many years, is now opening a new office in the North Hollywood area and has a special promotional offer for all new patients. As a Dentist in North Hollywood, he is offering a dental examination complete with X-rays for the very reasonable price of only $49.00. This is an excellent ...

Torrance Dentist, Dr. Robert Mondavi, Offers Special Promotion for New Patients
TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Robert Mondavi, dentist in Torrance CA, would like to offer all new patients a special promotion in dental care. This special offer will include a basic cleaning, examination of teeth and gums, X-rays, and Free Home Bleaching, all for the incredible price of only $60.00. With the proper dental care being such an important part of healthy oral hygiene ...

Durango dentist slaughtered in Afghanistan treated thousands of kids in Nepal, India
A Durango dentist who traveled the globe giving free dental care to impoverished children was among 10 members of a Christian medical team slaughtered by the Taliban in a remote area of Afghanistan, officials say.

Second dentist joins Healthy Smiles clinic
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A second dentist has joined the staff at Healthy Smiles Community Oral Health Center in Berkeley County, officials announced last week.

Colo. dentist among 10 gunned down in Afghanistan
A 51-year-old Colorado dentist was among 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan earlier this week, a nonprofit dental group said Sunday.

Colorado dentist among 10 gunned down in Afghanistan
DENVER - A 51-year-old Colorado dentist was among 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan earlier...

Colo. dentist among 10 gunned down in Afghanistan
A 51-year-old Colorado dentist was among 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan earlier this week, a...

Colorado dentist was among group killed in Afghanistan
DENVER (AP) - A 51-year-old Colorado dentist was among 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan earlier this week, a nonprofit dental group said Sunday. Dr. Thomas Grams had quit his dental practice four years ago to work full-time giving impoverished children free dental care in Nepal and Afghanistan, said Katy Shaw of Global Dental Relief, a Denver-based group that sends teams ...

Colo. dentist among 10 gunned down in Afghanistan
A nonprofit dental group said a 51-year-old Colorado dentist was among 10 members of a medical team gunned down in Afghanistan earlier this week.

Colo. dentist killed in Afghanistan remembered for his charity work
DENVER - The Colorado dentist who was killed in last week's brutal ambush in Afghanistan is being remembered as a person who lived to give back to those in need.

Dentist's facade request too big
A dentist who requested a village grant to fix up his future downtown office was sent back to the drawing board Monday, after trustees decided his request included too many extras.

Durango dentist died doing what he loved, friends and family say
Friends and family on Sunday described slain Durango dentist Tom Grams as a rare individual who found a way to combine his two great passions: helping others and living an adventurous life in far-flung reaches of the globe.

Taliban kill dentist from Durango
Durango resident and dentist Dr. Thomas Grams was one of the members of a medical team killed Thursday in Afghanistan. "The world has lost a great humanitarian; Durango has lost a great individual," Durango resident and close friend Dylan Norton said Sunday.

New 'dentist' test to detect oral cancer will save lives
A new test for oral cancer, which a dentist could perform by simply using a brush to collect cells from a patient's mouth, is set to be developed by researchers.

Former Cosmetic Dentist Spills The Beans About Risks Involved in Extreme Smile Makeovers
ALBERTA, Canada--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to Dr. Michael Zuk, author of the controversial new book Confessions of a Former Cosmetic Dentist, the Seinfeld Soup Nazi is a sweetheart compared to the Veneer Nazis he exposes in his book. After almost 25 years in the profession the dentist has become an outspoken critic of the powerful cosmetic dental industry that seems to have become afflicted ...

Dentist looks to put bite on decay
TOOWOOMBA dentist Nicola Hulme-Peake is frustrated by the lack of improvement in children's teeth standards in the years she has worked in the city.

Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist Appears on 90210 Stars New Television Show
Dr. Kevin B. Sands, a cosmetic dentist in Beverly Hills, CA recently appeared on Tori Spellings reality TV show Tori and Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood on the Oxygen Network. The reality TV star helps her friend prepare for her wedding day by taking her to Dr. Sands cosmetic dentistry practice to have custom porcelain dental veneers fitted to enhance her beauty and smile on her wedding day.

Indiana Dentist Trains in Lisbon, Portugal under Dr. Paulo Malo, Pioneer of the All-On-4 Technique, to Solve Denture ...
Dr. Paulo Malo, in Lisbon, Portugal, is the pioneer of the All-On-4 technique, an innovative solution for those dental patients who have lost or are about to lose all of their upper and/or lower teeth or are missing all their teeth and wearing dentures. New Albany, Indiana dentist, Dr. Ronald L. Receveur, is one of a small percentage of doctors around the globe that has had the opportunity to be ...

Quebec dentist unfit to stand trial
- A 42-year-old dentist was found unfit to stand trial yesterday in connection with the alleged confinement and beating of his 10-year-old son.

New Dentist in Amsterdam, New York as Aspen Dental Office Opens
SYRACUSE, NY--(Marketwire - 08/10/10) - Patients looking for a dentist in Amsterdam, NY will have a new option for their dental care needs when an Aspen Dental office opens its doors in Amsterdam Commons at 4930 State Highway 30 on Thursday, August 19. The new dental practice, in front of Target, will provide services that range from dentures and preventative care to general dentistry and ...

New Dentist in Cookeville, Tennessee as Aspen Dental Office Opens
Cookeville Dentist Will Provide Affordable, Full-Service Dental Care

New Dentist in Amsterdam, New York as Aspen Dental Office Opens
Amsterdam Dentist Will Provide Affordable, Full-Service Dental Care

Keller mom has questions for Fort Worth dentist
NEWS 8 INVESTIGATES Taking your child to the dentist can always be tricky. But what if you think a dentist is going do one thing to your child but then he does a lot more? And what if your son comes out of the office black-and-blue and crying? Hundreds of times a day, all across Texas, moms and dads take their kids into South Texas Dental to have their teeth worked on. It's a major corporation ...

Body of murdered Durango dentist heading home
The family of a Durango dentist killed while volunteering his medical services in Afghanistan is making funeral plans while awaiting for word when Dr. Thomas Grams' body will arrive home. Grams' brother, Craig Grams, says the dentist will be interred in his hometown of Park Rapids, Minnesota. Craig Grams says the family hadn't heard when or where Grams' remains will arrive. The U.S. Embassy in ...

Minnesota relatives await body of Durango dentist killed while volunteering in Afghanistan
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) The family of a Durango dentist killed while volunteering his medical services in Afghanistan is making funeral plans while waiting for word when Dr. Thomas Grams' body will arrive home.

Body Of Durango Dentist Returning From Afghanistan
The family of a Durango dentist killed while volunteering his medical services in Afghanistan is making funeral plans while waiting for word when Dr. Thomas Grams' body will arrive home.

Dentist Slain by Taliban to be Buried in Park Rapids
The family of a Minnesota native killed while volunteering his medical serv read more

Martin County dentist, non-profit team up to offer fillings, extractions to low-income patients
STUART For several years, Dr. Dave Girlinghouse of Jensen Beach has traveled with Stuart-based Light of the World Charities into the hills of Central America with a portable dental clinic, filling cavities and pulling teeth for people who have no other dentist.

Dr. Ariz, Northridge Dentist, Offers Special Promotion for Dental Implants
When a tooth is missing, it can present a number of problems. Dr. Ariz, dentist in Northridge CA, is offering a special promotion that is valid for the month of August, which provides dental implants for only $1400.00 to patients who have problem with missing teeth.

Language problem floors dentist
A dentist in Dumfries is suspended after failing to show that his English is good enough to practise.

Patient 'horrified' sex-act dentist still at work with name suppressed
The victim of a Canterbury dentist found guilty of making her touch him sexually while sedated is "horrified" he is still practising four months after the verdict.