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Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Facebook Winners Range From Dentist to U2's Bono
The social media company's IPO means a big payday -- Mark Zuckerberg may get almost $30 billion.

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Topeka Dentist Gives Kids Tips On Teeth Care
One local dentist will give kids free lessons Friday on how to properly brush and floss.

VIDEO: Patriots' team dentist mixes business, pleasure in Indianapolis
Dr. Gerald Maher of Marshfield, the New England Patriots’ team dentist,  is heading to his ninth Super Bowl – the sixth in which the Pats are vying for the Lombardi Trophy. He not thrilled about the game’s host city this year, but he said he’s never been more excited about a Patriots game in his life.

Pats’ team dentist mixes business, pleasure in Indy
The Patriots’ team dentist, who lives and works in Marshfield, is heading to his ninth Super Bowl – the sixth in which the Pats are vying for the Lombardi Trophy. He not thrilled about the game’s host city this year, but he said he’s never been more excited about a Pats’ game in his life.

Sex dentist's name stays suppressed
A Canterbury dentist found guilty of making a patient touch him sexually while she was sedated under his care has been granted permanent name suppression by the High Court.

Dentist steps up to help firefighters — and kids
Jeanine Piantanida, left, registered dental assistant, and Dr. Joana Motiu and in the San Andreas dental office where the county's youth will get discounted exams.

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Gap filled by NHS dentist
A new NHS dentist in Bury St Edmunds was officially opened this week to fill the gap in services in the town.

Chandler dentist challenges tax on removable braces
Stephen Hunsaker says Invisaligns are not subject to tax and that he's being unfairly targeted.

Dentist, aide get probation for unlawful practice
DECATUR - Dr. Kenneth P. Webb and Tamara Younker, a dentist and dental assistant, received probation terms after they pleaded guilty to charges stemming from the unlawful practice of dentistry by Younker, 

Chandler dentist challenges tax on removable braces
Stephen Hunsaker says Invisaligns are not subject to tax and that he's being unfairly targeted.

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Dentist's work provides smiles
Treatment rooms at Lifetime Dental Care were abuzz with activity Friday as area children received free dental services.

Prison for man who refused son dentist
EASTON, Pa., Feb. 5 (UPI) -- A Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to up to two years in prison for failing to take his son to the dentist when he tried to pull his rotting teeth.

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Local dentist indicted on drug charges
Mark Jerman, a well-known Worthington dentist, has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury on 16 counts of illegal processing of drug documents.

Dentist and Family Find Shen Yun Backdrops ‘a very nice concept’
Shen Yun Performing Arts weaved its unique kind of magic at the final 2012 Vancouver performance at Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Sunday afternoon, where an enthusiastic packed [...]

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Thief Steals Medication, Laptop & Paper Towels From Dentist's Office, Report Says
A west-side dentist's office was broken into, and the thief stole medication, a computer and paper towels, according to a report.

Midvale dentist to offer free emergency dental treatment
MIDVALE — A Midvale dentist is offering free emergency dental treatment to help those dealing with difficult...

Dentist acquires Westport location
Dr. Efren Cortes , a dentist from Fairfield, recently acquired the dental practice of Dr. Alex Mantel in Westport. Cortes, a graduate of New York University 's School of Dentistry , has more than 15 years of experience as a dentist, according to a news release from his office.

CDC: Fewer smokers go to the dentist
ATLANTA—Smokers not only have more problems with their teeth than non-smokers, they also go to the dentist less often.

Dentist full-filling Miss India ambition
A DENTIST who has swapped the chair for the catwalk is fighting tooth and nail to be crowned Miss India UK. Amanpreet Bal, from Styvechale, was persuaded to enter the pageant competition by her friends.

Man's case against dentist dismissed by High Court
THE HIGH Court has dismissed an action by a man who claimed he suffered injuries as a result of alleged negligent dental treatment.

SIDE STREETS: Dentist gets red carpet after abortion protesters, Slurpees
Chuck Leggett found out recently a dentist is moving her practice next door to his Westside home.He expects traffic from patients might spill in front of his little home and take up his parking space. And he is prepared for other hassles associated with living next to a business.And...

CDC: Fewer smokers go to the dentist
Smokers not only have more problems with their teeth than non-smokers, they also go to the dentist less often.Those are the findings of a new government survey, released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease ...

Rape accused dentist denied bail
A dentist accused of raping a nurse has appeared in Maleboho Periodical Court.

New Dentist in West Bend, WI as Aspen Dental Opens its Doors
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients looking for a dentist in West Bend, IL now have a new dental care provider option with the opening of a new Aspen Dental office this month. The new ...

Smokers Less Apt To Go To A Dentist
According to a study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), smokers go to the dentist less often than non-smokers. The CDC looked at 2008 survey responses from over 16,000 adults between the ages 8- and 64-years-old. Over a third of smokers in the study said they have three or more dental problems, ranging from stained teeth to jaw pain, toothaches or infected gums ...

Payout for 'arrest film' dentist
A dentist from Greater Manchester is awarded compensation after filming his arrest on a mobile phone.

Dentist says climbing zoo's fence after hours was mistake
Monroe dentist Dr. Matt Sanderson admits he made a mistake by taking his teenage daughter and several of her friends to Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo after hours, but he said the act was not malicious or sinister.

During Kids' Dental Care Month, Dentist Warns Parents: Read Your Toothpaste Label
LOS ANGELES, CA-- - Dentist and national oral health care expert Harold Katz, , says many ingredients in some commercial toothpastes are of questionable benefit and some are just plain bad for you. February ...

Pediatric Dentist Applies Science to Prevent Cavities
Pediatric dentist Ling Zhan is working to better understand the risk factors for cavities, and balance these with proven prevention measures, which has proven to be successful by adults.

Dr. John Christian Schiro DDS Opens New Cosmetic Dentistry Practice in Austin ...
Dr. John Christian Schiro DDS Opens New Cosmetic Dentistry Practice in Austin ...

Snoring Isn't Sexy Makes It Easier for Facebook Users to Find a Dentist to ...
Snoring Isn't Sexy Makes It Easier for Facebook Users to Find a Dentist to ...

Step forward for ATSU dental school
AT Still University President Jack Magruder smiles during a press conference in May announcing the hiring of a vice-dean for the dental school, another step toward completion. By Jason Hunsicker AT Still University is close to solving a key piece of ...

Free dental care draws a crowd
Patients for the free dental clinic offered by Dr. Jeffrey Elliott gathered around a propane heater to ward off the damp cold, Feb. 10, 2012. By MARTIN ESPINOZA While Canke Martinez, 40, anxiously waited in line with dozens of others during a free ...

Hand-held Dental X-Ray Units: FDA Safety Communication - Unreviewed Products ...
Hand-held Dental X-Ray Units: FDA Safety Communication - Unreviewed Products ...

Dr. Saul M Pressner Brings Biomimetic Dentistry to New York
Dr. Saul M Pressner Becomes a Preferred Member of the NYCHolistic.com to promote Biomimetic Dentistry. New York, NY, February 11, 2012 --(PR.com)-- NYCHolistic.com welcomes Dr. Saul M. Pressner of New York as the newest preferred member among the ...

Pennsylvania Dental Association Provides Pointers on What to Do in a Dental ...
Pennsylvania Dental Association Provides Pointers on What to Do in a Dental ...

Dentist in Naples, FL Offers New 'No Cut, No Sew' Dental Procedure for ...
Dentist in Naples, FL Offers New 'No Cut, No Sew' Dental Procedure for ...

Grand Rapids Cosmetic Dentist Launches Practice Blog for Increased Patient ...
Grand Rapids Cosmetic Dentist Launches Practice Blog for Increased Patient ...

Bradenton Dentist Extends Communication Efforts Online With Social Media
Dr. Motwani expands on communication with his patients and further provides dental health knowledge through the launch of WestShore Dentistry's social media networks - Facebook and Twitter. The Facebook and Twitter pages were created to allow patients ...

Three-year wait to see a dentist in the Victorian public health system
VICTORIANS with dental problems face at least a three-year wait to see a dentist in the public system because of a lack of practitioners and funding. And more than 9000 Victorians a year are taken to hospital with oral conditions that could have been ...

Salinas dentists: A healthy mouth may be key to a healthy heart
It's a message many Salinas dentists strive to get out, and Valentine's Day, the perfect "hearts and flowers day," seems a good occasion to re-emphasize it. In its crimson, stylized form, a strongly beating heart is, after all, a key metaphor for the ...

Pennsylvania Dental Association Sponsors Poster Contest for Third-grade Students
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --In observance of National Children's Dental Health Month (NCDHM) in February, the Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) is sponsoring its annual poster contest. All Pennsylvania third-grade students are eligible to participate ...

Children selected for free dental care at Midvale clinic
A free dental clinic for children who lack access to care was expected to last until 2 pm Saturday at the Greenwood Health Center, 7495 S. State St., Midvale. Residents and faculty members of the University of Utah's Department of Dental Education, ...

8th Annual Free Dentistry Day
Dr. Steven Johnson's Dentistry With Love Event Takes Place at All 3 Johnson Family Dental Offices Dr. Steven Johnson is out to change lives by offering free smiles to anyone who needs dental work, as he hosts the Central Coast's 8th annual Dentistry ...