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Sufferer aching to lose his teeth
Stephan Gamblin cannot wait to lose all his teeth, having struggled for six years to get a dentist.

Dentist accused of fraud
GULFPORT -- A Gulfport man has been arrested on fraud charge alleging he was practicing dentistry without a license, authorities said.

NYC dentist sent 31 pounds of pot
A Manhattan dentist got a mystery UPS package Friday from a real dope - it was filled with 31 pounds of very pungent pot.

Chinatown dentist receives package with 31 pounds of marijuana inside
It should have been labeled "Return to stoner." A Chinatown dental office smelled like a pot smoker’s paradise today after UPS made an unexpected delivery — 31 pounds of marijuana. Orthodontist Richard Lyons was returning from a conference at 3 p.m. when he discovered that the parcel service had...

Dentist in NYC's Chinatown receives package with 31 pounds of cannabis inside
NEW YORK -- It should have been labeled "Return to stoner." A dental office in New York City's Chinatown district smelled like a pot smoker’s paradise Friday after UPS made an unexpected delivery -- 31 pounds (14kg) of cannabis.

Chinatown Dentist Gets 31-Pound Surprise Delivery Of Marijuana
MANHATTAN -- Medical marijuana may be legal in 15 states, but a massive pot delivery to a Chinatown dental office Friday was very illegal -- and unexpected, according to the New York Post.

Dentist gets mail surprise: 31 pounds of marijuana
NEW YORK - An orthodontist in New York City opened a mysterious package that had been delivered to his dental clinic,...

Dentist gets mail surprise: 31 pounds of pot
An orthodontist in New York City opened a mysterious package that had been delivered to his dental clinic and was stunned to find that it contained 31-pound bale of marijuana.

Dentist Gets Marijana in Mail
An orthodontist in New York City opened a mysterious package that had been delivered to his dental clinic, and was stunned to find that it contained 31-pound bale of marijuana.

This dentist explores roots of Amdavad
This son of a farmer from Gozaria in Mehsana, who worked his way to become a dentist with the help of an education loan, is so grateful to the city for his success that today his only hobby, or rather obsession as he puts it, is to write books about his beloved Amdavad.

Pediatric dentist receives recognition
You will be redirected to the page you want to view in seconds. binghamton The Literacy Volunteers of Broome and Tioga County will be hosting their annual...

Mistaken Delivery: Box Of Marijuana Sent To NYC Dentist
In a shocking case of mistaken delivery, a local dentist received a UPS box filled with marijuana - and he has no idea how it happened.

Dentist charged
MCNAB/BRAESIDE -A Pembroke dentist is facing multiple charges after a head-on collision late Thursday left one man dead. Dr.[...]

Dentist gets mail surprise: 31 pounds of marijuana
An orthodontist in New York City opened a mysterious package to find it contained a 31-pound bale of marijuana....

N.Y. dentist sent package containing pot
NEW YORK, April 3 (UPI) -- A New York dentist called police Saturday after a package containing 31 pounds of marijuana showed up at his Chinatown dental office.

Dentist adds new staff member to practice
The dental office of Dr. Jeanette Kern, D.D.S., at 660 Camino Aquajito in Monterey has added Allison Chavez to the staff.

Seminole dentist, doctor accused of writing each other prescriptions for pain pills
By Danny Valentine, Times Staff Writer Monday, April 4, 2011 SEMINOLE — Pinellas deputies accused two doctors of writing each other hundreds of prescriptions for thousands of pills Monday. Dr. Kevin O'Callaghan, a dentist, and Dr. Brian Hameroff, a podiatrist, were arrested Monday after a four-month investigation titled "Operation Doctor Doctor," according to deputies. Over three years, Hameroff ...

Vail dentist talks about the importance of baby teeth
Baby teeth (or primary teeth) are temporary, so why do we care about them? Many parents overlook the importance of baby teeth and don't realize they serve functions other than biting and chewing. Several important functions incl Copyright 2011 Vail Daily. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Vail Daily Vail ...

Seminole dentist, doctor prescribed each other drugs, detectives say
The two wrote prescriptions to each other for an average 160 to 200 pills a month, according to authorities.

Seminole dentist, doctor prescribed each other drugs, detectives say
The two wrote prescriptions to each other for an average 160 to 200 pills a month, according to authorities.

Health: Overcoming fear of dentists
Dentist phobia is as common as our love for food. SU AZIZ wonders how our food-obsessed society can overcome its fear and get into oral health

Outdoors: Dentist by trade, hunter by passion
Quakertown dentist hosts new outdoors show on Sportsman Channel. To people in Quakertown, he's your friendly neighborhood dentist.

Beverly Hills Dentist, Dr. Sands, Now Uses High-Speed Curing Light for Faster Treatments
Cosmetic dentist in Beverly Hills, Dr. Kevin Sands, DDS, earned his reputation by providing high quality dental care and making investments in the latest technologies to help create movie star smiles for everyone. Dr. Sands now utilizes high-speed curing light, a modern technology that allows a treatment to be completed faster and reduces the time spent in a dental chair. Visit [[[SHIFTOUT ...

Austin Cosmetic Dentist Achieves Prestigious Accreditation from American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Elizabeth Lowery ( http://www.averyranchdental.com ), an Austin-based cosmetic dentist who is certified in Invisalign, SiroLaser and CEREC restorations, has achieved full Accreditation by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. This level of cosmetic dentistry Accreditation has only been reached by 331 professionals in the entire world. (PRWeb April 05, 2011 ...

Dentist by trade, hunter by passion
Quakertown dentist hosts new outdoors show on Sportsman Channel. To people in Quakertown, he's your friendly neighborhood dentist.

SAPD: Dentist arrested trying to illegally obtain pain meds
SAN ANTONIO -- A dentist is out of jail after SAPD investigators say he tried to illegally acquire prescription drugs. According to police, Joshua Andrew Maultsby, 35, is a practicing pediatric dentist and pretended to be his former partner to try and get the drugs.     He was arrested Monday on charges of trying to obtain drugs by fraud.  An arrest warrant says he called a local pharmacy to get ...

Local Dentist Arrested In Drug Fraud Scheme
A local pediatric dentist was arrested for trying to obtain prescription drugs illegally, San Antonio police say.

Local dentist accused of trying to fill fake prescriptions
share: digg facebook twitter An arrest warrant affidavit states Maultsby, a practicing pediatric dentist, called the pharmacy last week and identified himself as a dentist he once worked with near Dallas and said a friend named Joshua Maultsby “was in need of antibiotics and pain medicine,” and requested penicillin and Norco, an opioid analgesic. According to the Texas State Board of Dental ...

Research by Dentist Anesthesiologists Offers Significant Contributions to Their Field
Dentist anesthesiologists (DAs) are a small but effective group when it comes to conducting research that advances their field. While only 1.5% of dentists who contribute to research in dental anesthesiology are trained DAs, they are responsible for 10% of the publications. A recent study sought to determine how actively DAs contribute to research and new knowledge in the field of dental ...

Officers: Dentist pretended to be another doctor to get pain pills
Officers arrested Dr. Joshua Maultsby after they say he called the Ortiz Pharmacy and pretended to be a former doctor he worked with in Dallas.

Page Manor dentist says recovering from fire difficult
RIVERSIDE — The fire that ravaged the Page Manor Shopping Center on Feb. 12 will be ruled undetermined by the Division of State Fire Marshal.Investigators found no evidence of a crime during their investigation, but the incredible extent of the damage meant they could not pinpoint a specific cause, said Shane Cartmill, spokesman for the state fire marshal’s office.

Helena dentist enters Alford plea on sex charge
Jason Roan, a Helena dentist, will not go on trial as originally scheduled. Roan entered an Alford plea on Friday to the charge of sexual intercourse without consent with a woman he met on an online dating service.

Meet Edward Zuckerberg, the high-tech dentist (and Mark's father)
Edward Zuckerberg pulls his iPhone out of his jeans pocket and hits the familiar blue Facebook icon. There's an easy explanation for the 56-year-old's familiarity with social networking. This bald, bearded dentist is father to that other Zuckerberg, Mark, the curly-haired founder of Facebook who grew up above the basement office.

Smile Center dentist target of most complaints
News 4 WOAI Trouble Shooter Brian Collister has talked to more than a dozen parents during his investigation of The Smile Center and the name of one dentist keeps coming...

WAND StormCenter 17 Investigates: Dentist Investigation
Decatur, IL - A dentist, his former assistant, and Macon County are being sued by more than 160 people in a class-action lawsuit.Tamara Younker is accused of working as a dentist; Dr. Kenneth Webb is accused

Construction worker jumps from ninth-floor window on 57th Street in Midtown
A construction worker jumped to his death from a ninth-floor window this morning at a Midtown building — his body plummeting to a lower-level rooftop as a dentist working on another floor watched in horror, authorities said. "It was like nothing I’ve ever seen," the dentist told The Post, saying...

HPV Tests at Your Dentist Office
You can now get tested for HPV while getting your teeth cleaned, with a simple swab in the mouth.

Husky Fever Grips Dentist, Accountant
My dentist does not usually talk to me about basketball.

Meet Edward Zuckerberg, the high-tech dentist (and Mark's father)
Facebook founder's dad, a dentist, is also a self-confessed tech guy

A little facial work ... from your dentist?
When Mary Pena gets routine teeth cleanings, she leaves her dentist's office with a brighter smile.

EAST WINDSOR: Would-be dentist entering pretrial intervention program
EAST WINDSOR — A man accused of running a dental practice without a license in an East Windsor apartment agreed to enter a pretrial intervention program Wednesday, avoiding a trial, Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office spokeswoman Casey Deblasio said in an e-mail Thursday.

POLL POURRI
Here's one doctor who doesn't always need the dentist's chair to check his patients' oral health. He makes do with the bare minimum as he moves through his constituency soliciting support for his party for the coming election.

NRI dentist in UK faces charges of seducing patient
An NRI dentist, once the face of Oral B toothpaste and appears on a British TV show, has been accused of seducing a patient on the couch of his dental clinic and marital home, a disciplinary hearing was told.

Dentist leaves patient information in outside trashcan
LONGMONT - Medical records that contained patients' private information have now been secured after 9NEWS warned a Longmont dentist that the non-shredded documents were sitting in a publically accessible trash can.

Torrance Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Robert Mondavi, Now Offers Free Invisalign Consultation
TORRANCE, Calif. -- Torrance cosmetic dentist, Dr. Robert Mondavi, is now offering free consultations for Invisalign. Invisalign is a fairly new technology that provides an aesthetically pleasing alternative to braces.

Charlie at the Dentist
Charlie Davies tweets from the dentist's office.

Novitec's Maserati GranCabrio is your dentist's ultimate supercar [Tuner Cars]
# tunercars There's not much wrong with the Maserati GranCabrio, but any perceived fault can be outrun by a $28,000 upgrade from Novitec that puts 590 hp behind the trident. Can a dentist handle a supercar like this? More »

Dentist plans new office at Oak Creek
Dentist Joe Baba has purchased 10,000 square feet at the new Oak Creek Professional Office Park at 21st and Greenwich for his Baba Dental Design .

Proposal to regulate teeth-whitening products
Consumers will be advised to visit their dentist before using some types of mouthwash if a proposal to regulate teeth-whitening products goes ahead.

Ruth Stern Dexter
Dentist, role model, mother. Born June 19, 1920, in Toronto. Died Jan. 3 in Toronto of lung cancer, aged 90.