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Helena dentist sentenced for criminal endangerment
Jason Roan, a dentist from Helena, was sentenced on Friday on a charge of criminal endangerment.

ADA Hosts 2011 Conference on Dentist Health and Wellness, Aug. 18-19, Chicago
The American Dental Association is hosting the 2011 Conference on Dentist Health and Wellness, Aug. 18-19, Chicago.

Former Helena dentist sentenced for criminal endangerment
Jason Roan, a dentist who once practiced in Helena, was sentenced on Friday on a charge of criminal endangerment.

Former Helena dentist sentenced on criminal endangerment charge
Jason Roan, a dentist who once practiced in Helena, was sentenced on Friday on a charge of criminal endangerment.

Schedule first trip to the dentist by first birthday
By 3 to 4 years of age, many children have already developed cavities, doctors say. By 3 to 4 years of age, many children have already developed cavities, doctors say.

Dentist will avoid prosecution for pizza purchase
BARTOW -- Prosecutors have agreed to drop charges against a Michigan dentist accused of buying pizzas with a credit card that had been lost in a store parking lot.

Ottawa dentist mourns wife killed in Mexico
An Ottawa dentist whose wife was killed in Mexico last week is waiting at the couple’s home there while police investigate what they believe to be a violent robbery. Judy Baylis, 64, was found dead in the house she has shared for many years with her husband, John Baylis, in the central Mexican town of San Miguel.

Dentist offers kids cash for their candy
Dr. Raj Dhiman and office manager Lorissa Chu will be giving kids money for their Halloween treats in the second annual Cash for Candy program.

Dentist makes mouth guards for athletes
It's become a summer ritual for Rio Rancho orthodontist Greg Jorgensen, and it doesn't involve filling cavities.

Pompton Lakes dentist and staff work up a donation for Wildlife Freedom
As today's economic jungle takes a bite out of donations, the good news is that one borough dentist is wild about wildlife.

Dentist faces charity climb
A DENTIST is preparing to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to support the charity that helps those with the same debilitating disease her grandparents endured.

City dentist's root to TV fame
One of the Capital's dentists will provide expert cosmetic and beauty advice on the second series of TV lifestyle show My Face My Body.

Los Angeles Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Sands, Now Uses Sedation Dentistry Techniques for the Comfort of his Patients
Los Angeles cosmetic dentist, Dr. Kevin Sands, DDS, has a reputation for his use of technological advancements in dentistry. Patient comfort is a large part of the total dental experience and Dr.

Northridge Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Arami, Now Offers Multiple Dental Treatments to Get a Whiter Smile
NORTHRIDGE, Calif. -- Dentist in Northridge, Dr. Shahdad Arami, DDS, is now providing multiple treatments for whitening a stained, discolored or aging smile. While cosmetic teeth whitening may be the most requested, it is not the only treatment available.

Los Angeles Dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, Now Offers Dental Lumineers at a Discounted Price
Los Angeles dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, offers special discounted price of $699 per Lumineers unit. Visit http://www.wilshiredentalcare.co for more information.Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 05, 2011 Los Angeles dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, strives to constantly offer the best value to his patients. Dr. Afar is now offering Lumineers brand veneers at a special discounted price ...

Dentist Ronald Gilbert, 79, dies
Longtime Wilmette resident and former Pioneer Press Volunteer of the Year Ronald Gilbert died June 3 following a 10-year struggle with a chronic lung disease. He was 79. Dr. Gilbert was born June 22, 1931, in Chicago, but was a Wilmette resident for the last 48 years. Dr. Gilbert graduated from Loyola University in 1950 and from Northwestern University’s Dental School in 1954. He later served ...

Residents forgoing dental care to save money
The dentist’s office is an unpopular destination for many, but the recession — and the stress it has put on pocketbooks — has caused many people to drastically cut back on dental care. The problem is especially glaring among the poor and the elderly.“We believe (dental care) is the No. 1 unmet health care need among low-income adults, and especially for elderly adults,” said Jen House ...

Six Month Smile Makeover with Cosmetic Braces from Indianapolis Dentist
At Premier Dental Care, Dr. Marla Wilson provides general and cosmetic dentistry in Indianapolis, IN. She is announcing the recent addition of an innovative approach to straightening teeth with the Six Month Smiles® cosmetic braces system. With the cosmetic braces technology, Dr. Wilson says she is able to provide quick, effective, and convenient smile makeovers for her patients.Indianapolis, IN ...

Patient Activator® Launches New Features That Maximize SEO and Social Media Visibility for Dentists
Patient Activator®, 1-800-DENTIST’s award-winning patient reminder service, announced the completion of a major optimization project. New features include integration with Facebook®, Twitter® and Google’s +1, plus office maps, driving directions, and the ability to “Request an Appointment” directly from the review page. Most importantly, the sites are optimized with the microformatted code ...

Ohio dentist accused of violating Whistleblower Protection Act
Federal officials have filed a complaint against an Ohio dentist and his practice for allegedly violating the Whistleblower Protection Act.

Your rights and obligations as a dental patient
My father was a small town dentist. He graduated from dental school in 1934, returned to his home town of Palmerton, PA and – as they said in those days – hung up his shingle.

Incompetent dentist hit with $1.3m fine
But he's continuing to practise in NSW, depsite his own lawyers calling him negligent.

Incompetent dentist still working despite ruining man's teeth
A dentist who was ordered to pay more than A$1.3 million (NZ$1.68m) for damage he caused to a patient's mouth is continuing to practise in NSW, despite his own lawyers calling him negligent and incompetent.

Aniston’s Raunchy Dentist Sprays Pants; Sad ‘Zookeeper’: Movies
America’s perky sweetheart plays a raunchy dentist who talks like a phone-sex operator in “ Horrible Bosses ,” a sure- to-offend comedy about three beleaguered buddies who plot to kill their hated supervisors.

Jennifer Aniston in 'Horrible Bosses:' What Critics Say
Lindsay Powers One calls her role as a nymphomaniac dentist a "a casting problem," while another credits her "comic skill" with making the movie better than "Hangover: Part II." read more

Is Jennifer Aniston 'Horrible' in 'Bosses'?
Jennifer Aniston drops her girl-next-door persona to play a raunchy, sex-obsessed dentist in "Horrible Bosses," in theaters Friday. What are the critics saying about her performance?

Dentist group skeptical as Medicaid cuts hit Idaho
The Associated Press The Associated Press BOISE, Idaho State budget cuts have left more than 42,000 poor and disabled Idaho residents without non-emergency dental coverage under Medicaid, and the move has some wondering whether the expected $1.7 million in annual savings will really pay off. Coeur d'Alene dentist and Idaho State Dental Association president Dr. Jack Fullwiler told The Spokesman ...

Dentist group skeptical as Medicaid cuts hit Idaho
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — State budget cuts have left more than 42,000 poor and disabled Idaho residents without non-emergency dental coverage under Medicaid, and the move has some wondering whether the expected $1.7 million in annual savings will really pay off.

Texas Reads: Dentist, cowboy, friends team for Texas cookbook
"Spurs & Smiles" is a 270-page spiral-bound cookbook produced by Lubbock dentist Tracy Henson-McBee, who identifies herself as a cowboy's wife, a mom and a dentist. Her book ($23.99) is a compilation of recipes she has modified to make them a little healthier.

Dentist’s Coup From an Online Match - Bridge
From an online match, an example of the Dentist’s Coup.

Kenya: Mandera's Sole Dentist Dies in Road Accident
Mandera County dentist Abdi Noor has died in a road accident. Noor, the only dentist in the sprawling county, died after a car crash at Tula on the Nairobi-Garissa Road. Noor was travelling with his wife from Nairobi to Mandera when the vehicle they were in colluded with a trailer. Noor and the driver died on the spot while his widow suffered fractures on both legs and sustained serious chest ...

Dr. John D. Kulju, North Tonawanda dentist
NORTH TONAWANDA— Dr. John D. Kulju, a longtime dentist in North Tonawanda and former president of the Niagara County Dental Society, died Friday in Niagara Hospice House after a lengthy illness. He was 65.

27-year-old dentist wins RI Ironman triathlon
A 27-year-old dentist from New York has won Rhode Island's Amica Ironman triathlon. The Providence Journal reports that David Kahn, a former swimmer at the University of Texas, finished the race in just over four hours. The top woman was Magali Tisseyre, of Canada, who finished about three minutes short of 4 1/2 hours.

27-year-old dentist wins RI Ironman triathlon
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - A 27-year-old dentist from New York has won Rhode Island's Amica Ironman triathlon. The Providence...

Health Tip: Choosing a Dentist
(HealthDay News) -- Regular dental checkups can help keep your teeth and mouth in good health. That's why it's important to select the right dentist.

Campaign for Gin Gin dentist
AN 85-YEAR-OLD man has taken his fight to bring a dentist to Gin Gin to the Bundaberg Regional Council meeting.

Dentist realizes childhood cop dream
Three medical, one engineering and seven post-graduates were among 12 deputy superintendents of police (probationers) who completed training at the Karnataka Police Academy (KPA) here on Monday.

Beverly Hills Dentist, Dr. Sands, Now Offers Sedation Dentistry for the Comfort of the Patient
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverly Hills cosmetic dentist , Dr. Kevin Sands, DDS, understands and sympathizes with patients that experience dental anxiety. To help people relax and have a peaceful experience, Dr. Sands now offers sedation dentistry to provide a more comfortable dental visit for his patients. Sedation dentistry will allow more people to receive needed ...

Health Tip: Don't Fear the Dentist
(HealthDay News) --Though clean and healthy teeth can brighten any grin, going to the dentist may not bring a smile to your face.

Local dentist and church partner to bring Spring into Summer Wellness Festival to Vineland
VINELAND — The Spring into Summer Wellness Festival will offer free opportunities for family fun and wellness on Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Brooklyn Dentist Announces New Website
BROOKLYN, NY--(Marketwire - Jul 12, 2011) - P & P Dental in Brooklyn, NY has announced the debut of their new website, located online at http://www.dentistprospectparkbr . The Brooklyn area dentist specializes in general dentistry , dental implants, teeth whitening , and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Eric Poznyansky, who heads the Brooklyn practice, provides a full ...

Group Practice Leaders Accelerate Growth with Marketing Expertise From 1-800-DENTIST®
1-800-DENTIST’s Dental Marketing Summit will be held on July 18th & 19th at 1-800-DENTIST’s headquarters with two of the nation’s leading group dental practices, Midwest Dental and Kool Smiles.Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 12, 2011 Two of the nation’s leading group dental practices, Midwest Dental and Kool Smiles, will share proven marketing strategies that increase production and profitability ...

Schedule First Visit to the Dentist by First Birthday Advises Alameda Pediatric Dentistry and Pleasanton Pediatric ...
ALAMEDA, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- First teeth for babies is a milestone to be celebrated. It is also the time when the first visit to the dentist should occur. Alameda Pediatric Dentistry (APD) and Pleasanton Pediatric Dentistry (PPD), www.alamedapediatricdentistry.com, along with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, recommend that the first visit ...

Dentist gives elders reason to smile
NEWBURY — Dr. Robin Davies truly believes in giving back to her community. And since she's a dentist, that's welcome news for some of Newbury's elders. On Saturday, July 23, designated as "Giving Back to the Newbury Community," as many as 12 elders will be invited to come to Davies' Parker River Dental in Byfield for a complimentary comprehensive dental exam, dental cleaning, digital X-rays and ...

Indianapolis Cosmetic Dentist Now Offering BOTOX Cosmetic and Dermal Fillers
As a dentist in Indianapolis, IN, Dr. Marla Wilson says she and her staff believe a healthy and attractive smile can contribute to the overall confidence of each patient, regardless of the procedure. To continue to enhance the impact of the dental makeover as a whole, Indianapolis dentist Dr. Wilson remains committed to the cutting-edge of dental technology, as well as evolving patient concerns ...

Edmond dentist dies in bulldozer accident
Dr. Tracey Allen Vick, 54, an Edmond dentist, died Wednesday in a bulldozer accident. He died while working on land where he was going to build a home.

Edmond Dentist Killed By Bulldozer
The Edmond Police Department has confirmed a 54-year-old dentist was killed Wednesday morning by a bulldozer.

Edmond Dentist Dies In Construction Accident
A tragic accident in eastern Oklahoma County Wednesday morning claimed the life of an Edmond dentist.

Oklahoma dentist killed in bulldozer accident
Edmond police say a dentist who was working on land on which his family planned to build a home has been killed in a bulldozer accident.

Edmond Dentist Dies In Construction Accident
A tragic accident in eastern Oklahoma County Wednesday morning claimed the life of an Edmond dentist.