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Flanders Pediatric Dentistry, LLC Honored with Talk of the Town Award
Flanders, NJ, June 01, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Flanders Pediatric Dentistry, LLC has earned the highest possible customer satisfaction rating of 5 stars from Talk of the Town News for two consecutive years, winning it the prestigious Talk of the Town ...

News Briefs: Golf outing will benefit nonprofit dental clinic
The inaugural VINA Golf Outing will take place Friday at The Jackal at Mt. Brighton, 4141 Bauer Road in Genoa Township. VINA Dental Clinic is the only nonprofit dental center for low-income families in Livingston County. Registration and breakfast open ...

New Money: Clean Up
A checkup of the licensing program at the American Dental Association shows that a solid strategy can help any association profitably repurpose products and content, says E. Ruth White, ADA's manager of licensing and reseller programs. Her department ...

CHC to suspend dental service in Lincoln
The Cooperative Health Center will suspend all dental services at its Lincoln facility for the entirety of fiscal year 2015, leaving residents in the area to rely on private dentists or make the 80-mile drive to Helena. The announcement of the change ...

Area dental clinics get state aid to serve low-income residents
Wisconsin Department of Health Services' Kitty Rhoades announced Thursday that six total dental clinics in the Madison and Milwaukee areas will share $850,000 allocated by the state to expand services and increase staffing. “These grants will go a long ...

Your Dentist – Making Your Check Out Cozy
Have you at any time wondered why some content faces stand out earlier mentioned the rest? Why you may be drawn to one individual's smile, and be capable to entirely overlook yet another? When selecting a dentist, you must also consider your special ...

Plano Dentist Offers Tips For Handling Common Dental Emergencies
In observance of National Safety Month, Plano dentist, Dr. Mark Sowell offers advice on how to avoid mouth injuries and tips for handling common dental emergencies. Plano, TX (PRWEB) June 01, 2014. Some accidents are unavoidable. It's knowing what to ...

Leaders in Dentistry: Dr. Edward H. Moody Jr.
Article Thumbnail Image June 2, 2014 -- In our latest Leaders in Dentistry interview, DrBicuspid.com speaks with Dr. Edward H. Moody Jr., president-elect of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), an organization dedicated to improving the ...

Life Remembered: Dentist Charles Siroky
When he was 8, he called the American Dental Association's headquarters in Chicago and asked what classes he needed to become a dentist. "I'm not sure anyone knows why he did that, why he was so interested in dentistry," Gayle Siroky said. She met ...

Hundreds receive free dental work at CCRI
More than 800 patients were seen over the course of two days at a free dental clinic at CCRI in Lincoln. The Oral Hygiene Clinic on the Flanagan campus of CCRI in Lincoln was full for two straight days as volunteers offered free dental care to anyone ...

Burlington native elected vice president of dental society
Dr. Ken May, a native of Burlington who teaches at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, has been elected vice president of the N.C. Dental Society, according to a release from a management consultant. May was elected 2015 at the NCDS' 158th Annual ...

top dentist
The nomination pool of dentists consists of all dentists listed online with the American Dental Association, as well as all dentists listed online with their local dental societies, thus allowing virtually every dentist the opportunity to participate ...

UMB names dean for dentistry school
Dr. Mark A. Reynolds, a 1986 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, has been named the new dean. Reynolds was the interim dean since July when Dr. Christian S. Stohler left to become dean of Columbia University's College of Dental ...

Dentist/banker team gives the mobile dental office a makeover
The company has also realized that most people also don't enjoy sitting in the patient chair for a root canal or filling, so to ease some of the pain, Studio Dental implemented a few extra details like a television monitor right above the patient chair ...

Delta Dental of New Jersey Launches DentalCentral
PARSIPPANY, N.J. — May 27, 2014 — Delta Dental of New Jersey announces the launch of DentalCentral, an oral health website designed to help fill the void of information in the dental wellness space. The website is a one-stop resource for oral health ...

Check Your Alma Mater For Dental or Other Health Benefits Packages
When it comes to getting deals on dental insurance (or other health benefits), we don't tend to think of checking with the school we graduate from. However, if you donate to your alma mater, you may be able to get some sweet benefits, like discounted ...

Case Western Reserve University appoints dental school dean
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Kenneth Chance Sr., a professor and chief of endodontics at the University of Kentucky, has been named dean of the Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine. He will succeed Jerry Goldberg, who served as dean for ...

Dover-Foxcroft Woman Wins National Dentistry Award
To become licensed, Simpson needed at least six thousand hours working under the direct supervision of a dentist, as well as approval from the Board of Dental Examiners. Simpson has amassed more than 1,000 patients, including Jessica Inch and her ...

Aspen Dental offices in North Smithfield, Warwick to offer free services Saturday
Two Aspen Dental offices in Rhode Island will offer free dental care on Saturday to people in need who make appointments before that date by calling (844) 234-9030. The dentists will try to help as many people as possible by focusing on the most urgent ...

Redding Dentist: How to Avoid A Vacation Disaster
Getting ready to leave on vacation can be an overwhelming chore, especially when you are in charge of packing for a family. In addition to remembering travel essentials it is very wise not to forget about dental emergencies. Dental emergencies can ruin ...

Healthy Mouth Movement To Deliver Free Dental Care To Those In Need
Because of these alarming statistics Aspen Dental and Oral Health America have teamed up to launch the Healthy Mouth Movement, providing much-needed dental care to those who need it most – free of charge, no questions asked.Dr. Clark Downey, DDS, ...

U of A dentistry student overcomes severe needle phobia to achieve her dream
EDMONTON - From the time she was 10, playing in her father's white lab coat, Aislinn Khuong knew she wanted to be a dentist. What she didn't realize was needles — a major phobia for her — would be a big part of the job. By the end of her first year ...

Dentistry collecting items for humane society
CHILLICOTHE — Wissler, Myers and Kallies Family Dentistry at 245 E. Eighth St. is seeking donations from the community to help the Ross County Humane Society and its animals that are available for adoption. The dentistry, which conducts quarterly ...

New Dentist Joins Brighton Implant Clinic's Team
As a patient-driven organisation, Brighton Implant Clinic is committed to giving people the best dental care that is customised to their unique needs. All of the dental implants centre's team members are completely dedicated to every patient's ...

Local Dentist Debunks Cavity Myths and Now Offers a True Solution for Tooth ...
Local Dentist Debunks Cavity Myths and Now Offers a True Solution for Tooth ...

Winter Park Family Dentistry and Prosthodontics to Host Child Security ...
Winter Park Family Dentistry and Prosthodontics to Host Child Security ...

Short-stay placements the future for remote area dental services
One of the keys to solving extreme shortages of dental practitioners in remote Australia is proving to be short-stay (three to four weeks) placements for final-year dental students, according to a recent report into a 10-year program in WA. The paper ...

New York City Dentist Provides Patient With Stable Alternative to Traditional ...
New York City Dentist Provides Patient With Stable Alternative to Traditional ...

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/Did you know that Holistic Dentistry has the potential to save you a great ...

BIOLASE Launches State-of-the-Art E-Learning Platform for Dentistry
With the introduction of six Web-based learning modules initially, BIOLASE underlines its commitment to guiding dentists around the world into the age of digital dentistry. Federico Pignatelli, Chairman and CEO, said, "BIOLASE acknowledges the need to ...

Preventive services by medical and dental providers and treatment outcomes
Alexandria, Va., USA – The International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR) have published a paper titled "Preventive Services by Medical and Dental Providers and Treatment Outcomes." Nearly all state Medicaid programs ...

What patients expect from their dentist: The overall impression needs to be right
In the worst cases, decaying teeth and other diseases of the mouth pose a threat to the health of the entire body. This is an insight supported by countless studies and now recognized the world over.[1] With this in mind, today's dentists approach ...

Dr. Kathleen Bennett named president of the American Academy of Dental Sleep ...
Dr. Kathleen Bennett named president of the American Academy of Dental Sleep ...

Illinois lawmakers restore dental coverage
SPRINGFIELD — Two years after ending a program that provided dental care for poor people, Illinois lawmakers last week signed off on a plan to restore coverage after health experts said the cutback wasn't working. As part of the Legislature's annual ...

Statistics show dental hygienists' buying influence with dental equipment
Some dental authors recommend that dental hygienists purchase equipment and products themselves, often for ergonomic reasons. Specific equipment and products tailored for use by a dental hygienist has been suggested for reducing risks associated with ...

Treating soft tissue oral disease in everyday dental practice
The ADA Practical Guide to Soft Tissue Oral Disease is a tool to aid in identifying, diagnosing, and treating soft tissue oral disease in everyday clinical practice. This 247-page guide directs readers through screening examinations, description and ...

Does your dental lab want a Lean strategy? Here's how to get started
By dangerous, I mean they may take off in a direction that can be costly with no results in the short term, or even worse, leave a lasting impression that Lean doesn't work in a dental lab. As is typical with exposure to Lean, such factors as lack of a ...

dentist travels to Jamaica for mission work
So when the Tartagni, a second year dental student at Nova Southeastern University in Florida, had the opportunity recently to sign up to travel to Jamaica to help those in need there, he jumped at the chance. "This mission trip was the opportunity to ...

Roseville Mom Says Dentist Office Told Her To 'Cover Up' More While ...
Roseville Mom Says Dentist Office Told Her To 'Cover Up' More While ...

Bringing more smiles to youth: Partnership looks to improve dental services
Northern Dental regularly brings portable equipment to Evergreen's youth services site along Patriot Drive in Bemidji. There, a hygienist and coordinator provide screenings and cleanings and refer patients to the clinic for operative care if found ...

Several Area Agencies Partner for Affordable Dental Care
The Community Clinic, the Missouri Southern Dental Hygiene Program, Access Family Care, and Ache Dental are partnering together to provide low-cost adult dental care. The organizations are part of the Southwest Missouri Collaborative for Dental Care ...

Black dentists complain over TennCare removal
Black dentists from across Tennessee told a group of lawmakers Tuesday that they had been treated unfairly by the company that administers the state's contract to provide dental services to the poor. Several dentists said they and their colleagues had ...

Letter: Dental care available for the uninsured
I am writing in response to your May 27 article, "Caught it just in time." There are many hardworking people in our community who do not have dental insurance. Also, the high rate of unemployment in our area has made "no dental insurance" a sad fact of ...

Aspen Dental offices offer free dental care on June 7
Aspen Dental and Oral Health America joined forces to create the Healthy Mouth Movement, a community-giving initiative designed to deliver free dental care to thousands of people in need in communities across the United States, and oral health ...

Bella Vita Dentistry Opens In Trophy Club, TX Offering Cosmetic, Family And ...
Bella Vita Dentistry Opens In Trophy Club, TX Offering Cosmetic, Family And ...

Lawmakers restore Medicaid dental coverage
SPRINGFIELD — Two years after ending a program that provided dental care for poor people, Illinois lawmakers last week signed off on a plan to restore coverage after health experts said the cutback wasn't working. As part of the Legislature's annual ...

Lawmakers restore preventative dental coverage for Medicaid
SPRINGFIELD — Two years after ending a program that provided dental care for poor people, Illinois lawmakers last week signed off on a plan to restore coverage after health experts said the cutback wasn't working. As part of the legislature's annual ...

The New World of Anti-Aging Dentistry
This week, with the release of a new book titled Anti-Aging Dentistry by a self-declared “celebrity cosmetic dentist,” there seems to be a new frontrunner in the fight for the plastics empire—dentists. ***. Even with body parts taken off ledger, there ...

Westchester Dentist Explains Importance of Attending Annual AACD Conference
Dr. Robert Rioseco Recounts His Experience at the 2014 American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Conference in Orlando, Noting How Attending These Meetings Can Help Improve Patient Care ...

Area dentist presents to the Board Examiners of the American Board of Oral ...
Area dentist presents to the Board Examiners of the American Board of Oral ...