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Dental Care Available Under ACA
Concord — Deborah Lielasus has an extra reason to smile about the insurance she bought through the online markets created by the federal health overhaul law — new dental coverage. It took Lielasus three days to sign up for coverage after enrollment ...

Gender breakthrough: Fort Myers woman leads Dental Corps Reserves
Coe, 60, formerly operated a dental practice in Naples, had held the rank of captain and served as Dental Corps Reserve affairs officer in the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery. Although Coe has been in service to the Navy since 1982, the promotion to ...

Poor dental health can affect overall health, dentist warns
"Periodontal health is directly related to systemic health," said Booker, an Owensboro dentist. "Brushing twice a day and flossing helps you remove plaque and bacteria. Bacteria can get into the bloodstream and circulate to your heart and different ...

Mobile unit to bring dental care to students
SOMERTON – Elementary school students around Yuma County won't have to miss school to receive basic dental care. Sunset Community Health Center will bring the care to them. The health center this week unveiled its new Mobile Dental Care Unit, which ...

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New DentalInsurance.com Product from Nationwide Links Dental Discounts ...

South Shore Aesthetic Dentistry Advises Caution With Affordable Care Act Roll
South Shore Aesthetic Dentistry, a respected provider of dental services to clients in Nassau and Suffolk counties, is advising their patients and all Long Island residents to understand what the Affordable Care Act defines as minimum coverage. With ...

Dentist finds fresh use for Swansea building
Dentist Kara Schreder has opened her own dental practice in Swansea after having been a dentist as part of an O'Fallon practice. Her Schreder Family Dental is a familiar place, and she recently invited business writer Will Buss over to tour and talk ...

Exquisite Dentistry Celebrates World Smile Day With Specials on Invisalign and ...
Exquisite Dentistry Celebrates World Smile Day With Specials on Invisalign and ...

Osteoporosis treatment and dental care
If you are currently an osteprorosis patient, it is critical that you maintain immaculate care of your teeth. If you are about to enter into treatment for osteoporosis, it is critical that you have a thorough evaluation of your dental health and have ...

Elk Grove Dentist Stonelake Dental Provides Latest Technological Treatments in ...
Elk Grove Dentist Stonelake Dental Provides Latest Technological Treatments in ...

WVU School of Dentistry Opens New Facility in Suncrest Towne Centre
WVU School of Dentistry Faculty and Graduate Clinic opened a new facility in Suncrest Towne Centre. WVU School of Dentistry Faculty and Graduate Clinic opened a new facility in Suncrest Towne Centre. The building provides new technology and ...

Dentist loses right to prescribe controlled substances in his dental practice
Dr. Photopoulos was found to have prescribed medication for himself and a family member outside the scope of dentistry, in addition to “a growth hormone to a 3-year-old child in 2012, testosterone gel to a 22-year-old male in 2011, and a synthetic ...

Yankee Dental Congress 2014 features RDH Under One Roof Track
The course "Meth Mouth and Dental Considerations" will be taught by Noel Kelsch, RDHAP, and will focus on the growing number of people exhibiting oral complications from methamphetamine use and dental professionals' need to be informed of this trend, ...

Redding Dentist Announces Free Dental Care Day
A study by Harris Interactive with the American Dental Association (ADA) found that nearly half of lower-income adults say they haven't seen a dentist in a year or longer. Overall, more than 181 million Americans didn't visit the dentist in 2010 ...

Mashod Family Dentistry Offers Emergency Dental Care in Jacksonville FL
JACKSONVILLE, FL, USA, October 7, 2013 /EINPresswire.com/ -- For more than 25 years, Mashod Family Dentistry in Jacksonville, FL, has treated dental patients in Jacksonville, Florida. The practice now provides patients emergency dental services ...

Dental students ready to fill gap
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel now is offering JS Everywhere, a new digital subscription package, which gives you unlimited access to JSOnline, the daily e-Edition, Journal Sentinel mobile site and content previously included in Packer Insider. Also ...

GROUNDS FOR INSANITY: Marathons, dentistry too much pain for me
It may be one of the strangest stories of the year. In Amherst, Ontario, recently, a 34-year-old woman accidentally ran a marathon. A Canadian wire service, Postmedia News, reported that she took a wrong turn while running a half marathon, then ran the ...

Dental Sleep Medicine Lecture in Denver, Colorado to Teach the Dental ...
Dental Sleep Medicine Lecture in Denver, Colorado to Teach the Dental ...

Chennai dentists turn to laser technology
The mere thought of a visit to the dentist's induces terror in most people. Dental care experts in the city are now experimenting with pain-free, no-blood options that make root-canal treatment and filling of dental cavities bearable. A small group of ...

South Georgia dentist stress dental hygiene
October is national dental hygiene month, and south Georgia dentists are stressing the importance of taking care of your teeth. Dr. Brian Mann says you need to get your teeth cleaned twice a year,More >>. October is national dental hygiene month, and ...

The Dental Clinic Koregaon Park Pune Offers Advanced and Reliable Dental ...
The Dental Clinic Koregaon Park Pune Offers Advanced and Reliable Dental ...

Local Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentist Reaches Out to Patients Online with New Dental ...
Local Pittsburgh, Pa. Dentist Reaches Out to Patients Online with New Dental ...

Dentistry and Halloween Candy: Living Together In Harmony
Dentistry and Halloween Candy: Living Together In Harmony. Wearing orthodontic braces does not mean you can't enjoy some holiday treats. A local dentist shares five treats you can enjoy and five to avoid to keep your dental care in check. Share on ...

Dentist in Chantilly VA "Best of the Best" Awarded to Grace Dental of Virginia ...
Dentist in Chantilly VA "Best of the Best" Awarded to Grace Dental of Virginia ...

A Guide to Affordable Dental Care
Finding affordable dental services can be daunting for aging parents and a headache for family members coordinating their care. Retirees, after all, often lose dental insurance after leaving the workplace, and Medicare does not cover cleanings ...

Op-Ed: A visit to dentist can be life saving
Dr. Sharone Ward, a dentist in Chester and member of the Virginia Dental Association, recently saw a 51-year-old male patient in need of a filling. As she does routinely, Ward took the patient's blood pressure and was surprised to find that it was 200 ...

Dental crisis could create 'State of Decay'
(CNN) -- Obamacare expands access to health insurance for tens of millions of people come January 1. Dental care for adults, however, is not included, and experts say we've got a potential oral health care crisis coming. Studies show that people who ...

Ribbon cutting set for Artistic Works Dentistry Oct. 9
The Houston West Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Artistic Works Dentistry on Wednesday, Oct. 9. The event will include a program from 4-6 p.m., and the ribbon cutting will be at 4:15 p.m., according to a Houston West Chamber ...

Chamber will host ribbon cutting for Dentistry by John Barras Oct. 11
The Houston West Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting for Dentistry by John Barras, DDS on Friday, Oct. 11. The event will include a program from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and the ribbon cutting will be at noon, according to a Houston West ...

Morse Family Dentistry in St. Augustine FL Features Father-Daughter Dental Team
ST. AUGUSTINE, FL, USA, October 8, 2013 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Morse Family Dentistry, a leading dental practice in St. Augustine, Florida, is proud of its father-daughter dentists, who team up together to provide services to patients that include ...

Local OB-GYN: No Threat From Dental X-Rays
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Approximately 40 percent of pregnant women in the United States have some form of periodontal disease and that has local OB-GYN concerned. Dr. Scott Williams at the SSM Medical Group says pregnant women shouldn't be afraid to go ...

Study finds a 34% rise in dentists performing orthodontic treatments
One may not equate an online advertising and marketing business with producing dental statistics. However, OutRank by Rogers proved to be an exception. This “one-stop shop for marketing and advertising your small business” recently gathered some ...

Dentists to provide free dental care Wednesday in health fair at UAB dental school - The Huntsville Times
Middle school students learn about dentistry at UAB BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- Free dental work will be offered Wednesday at a health fair event at UAB School of Dentistry. In this file photo middle school students learned about dentistry at the dental ...

Dentists, Dental Hygienists Can Detect Head And Neck Cancer
SACRAMENTO (UPI) — Dentists and dental hygienists are the first line of defense in early detection of head and neck cancer, says the California Dental Hygienists' Association. Nadine Lavell, president of the California Dental Hygienists' Association ...

Tuesday Tip from Pride Institute: What commercials taught me about selling ...
Tuesday Tip from Pride Institute: What commercials taught me about selling ...

Senior patients sought for reduced-price dental services
The sharp whine of a routine teeth cleaning bounces down the hall on a relatively quiet day at the Senior Friendship Centers' dental clinic. Volunteer dentist Bart Levenson does the honors, while Alexander Arnold and dental director Howard Rosov talk ...

Revered Dentist Announces Retirement After 30 Years
After founding Newport Pediatric Dentistry on Old Beach Road in Newport and serving Aquidneck Island children for 30 years, Dr. George Kates, has announced his retirement. In-Depth: Who will take up the torch at Newport Pediatric Dentistry? A well ...

READER SUBMITTED: Treats For Troops: Local Dentist Protects Kids' Teeth And ...
READER SUBMITTED: Treats For Troops: Local Dentist Protects Kids' Teeth And ...

Holyoke Health Center opens children's dental care wing with $2 million ...
Holyoke Health Center opens children's dental care wing with $2 million ...

Dental crisis could create 'State of Decay'
(CNN) -- Obamacare expands access to health insurance for tens of millions of people come January 1. Dental care for adults, however, is not included, and experts say we've got a potential oral health care crisis coming. Studies show that people who ...

Covered California: Dental care coverage
The biggest draw at most free health care fairs are screenings for dental care. That's because so many Californians don't carry dental coverage. Under the Covered California plans, that may change for some people. At the Kids Community Dental Clinic in ...

Local Dentist, Dr. Tim Stirneman, to Offer Free Dental Services to Needy
The initiative is part of the worldwide non-profit "Dentistry From The Heart," a program dedicated to providing free dental care to those in need. Stirneman is one of the few dentists from Illinois participating. He is the only dentist participating ...

School of Dentistry expands to new clinic facillity
The West Virginia University School of Dentistry is expanding its ability to provide state-of-the-art smiles with the opening of its new state-of-the-art satellite clinic. The new facility, located in the Suncrest Towne Centre, marks the first major ...

The key to dental success - Daily News
Simply stated the Rule of Two's is you brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes and you go to see your dentist twice a year. Brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste for two minutes is a great defense against cavities and gum disease. The ...

Dr. Melvin Dixon DDS Now Uses CEREC Technology to Enhance Restorative ...
Dr. Melvin Dixon DDS Now Uses CEREC Technology to Enhance Restorative ...

Long Island Dentist is Debunking Cavity Myths and Now Offers a True Solution ...
Long Island Dentist is Debunking Cavity Myths and Now Offers a True Solution ...

FAQ: Dental And Vision Care Part Of 'Essential Benefits' For Kids
The 12-year-old's family was uninsured, and the family had lost its Medicaid coverage. His mother focused on getting his brother's six rotting teeth taken care of before turning to Deamonte's dental care, but by then the infection had spread. After two ...

Free Dentistry Day
People in the Kokomo community will have the opportunity to receive free dentistry services at Dixon Park Dental Care located at 2362 West Boulevard, Suite A on Oct. 10. A choice of a cleaning, filling, or extraction will be given between 9 a.m. and 3 ...

UCLA Dentistry discovers cellular signals between pancreatic cancer tumors ...
UCLA Dentistry discovers cellular signals between pancreatic cancer tumors ...

Dentist from Leading UK Dental Implants Centre Increases Dental Expertise at ...
Dentist from Leading UK Dental Implants Centre Increases Dental Expertise at ...