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Research and Markets: Dental Implants and Prosthetics Market 2015 by Material ...
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Dental Implants and Prosthetics Market 2015 - Analysis & Global Forecasts to 2020
Rising incidences of dental caries and other periodontal diseases among the aging baby booming population, and the growing aging population (which is more prone to tooth loss) are the main factors driving the growth of this market. Rising disposable ...

PRC releases Dentist Licensure Exam results
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 278 out of 628 passed the May 2015 Dentist Licensure Examination (Written Phase) and 294 out of 295 passed the Dentist Licensure Examination (Practical Phase) given by the Board of ...

Israeli Implant Company A.B. Dental Devices Ltd. to Enter a Partnership with ...
Israeli Implant Company A.B. Dental Devices Ltd. to Enter a Partnership with ...

Sydney's The Gentle Dentist leaves 11000 patients open to HIV and hepatitis ...
Sydney's The Gentle Dentist leaves 11000 patients open to HIV and hepatitis ...

Car hits dental office in Raritan Twp.
RARITAN TWP. — A Lincoln and a dental office collided this morning at 4 Foran Blvd. with minor damage to both. No one was injured in the mishap. Information gathered at the scene indicates that a patient was parking her car when the accident occurred, ...

Rockton Dental Care to host Dentistry From the Heart event
ROCKTON — Dr. Kenneth O'Brien of Rockton Dental Care, 213 W. Main St., will participate in Dentistry From the Heart dental care program from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 24. The event provides free dental care to adults without dental insurance on a first ...

21st Century dentistry: no more fear, jabs, drilling with Dr Sam Thandar
Most people look forward to going to the dentist as much as they look forward to someone rubbing the skin on their face raw with sandpaper. In a word, they find a visit to the dentist terrifying. At the very least, it's an unpleasant, uncomfortable ...

Salinas woman suspected of illegal dentistry
Salinas police have arrested a 56-year-old woman for practicing as a dentist without a license after a man showed up Saturday at Natividad Medical Center with a broken molar and lacerated gums. The 32-year-old man told medical staff he had a dental ...

Sonrisas Dental finds a partner
Sonrisas Community Dental Center in Half Moon Bay has announced that it has affiliated with Apple Tree Dental, a nonprofit dental practice dedicated to providing accessible oral health care. Sonrisas will continue to serve low-income dental patients on ...

21st Century dentistry: no fear, jabs, drilling with Dr Sam Thandar
Most people look forward to going to the dentist as much as they look forward to someone rubbing the skin on their face raw with sandpaper. In a word, they find a visit to the dentist terrifying. At the very least, it's an unpleasant, uncomfortable ...

State, local agents search Canton dental office
Agents and officers with the pharmacy board, the Ohio State Dental Board and the Stark Metro Narcotics Unit went to the dental office of Chester A. Wilson and Jeremy K. Troxler at 2205 Tuscarawas St. E at 9 a.m. Tuesday armed with a search warrant ...

Salinas woman accused of running an illegal dentist office out of her home
Officers said Ana Diaz, 56, was arrested Tuesday afternoon, during a search inside her home where a makeshift surgical room with a dental chair was discovered. Investigators said they learned about the operation after a 32-year-old man showed up at ...

Promotions for 2015 Medical, Dental Corps, Reserve O-5
The Army has announced the names of officers recommended for promotion by the fiscal 2015 Regular Army Medical Corps and Dental Corps board, and the reserve components Army Promotion List colonel board. 2015 Regular Army Medical Corps and ...

SIUC offers free dental cleaning to children
SIUC has been offering free dental care for children across Southern Illinois. It's through the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Dental Sealant Grant Program. On Wednesday, senior dental hygiene students gave free teeth cleanings to children in ...

Clinic offers free dental work Thursday
Beginning at 8 a.m., tooth extractions, cavity filling and teeth cleaning will be provided at the offices at 723 Cox Creek Parkway in Florence. Subscription Required. An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online ...

Female dentist at work conducting check-up patient. Source: News Limited
NSW Health has found breaches of infection control due to poor cleaning and equipment sterilisation at The Gentle Dentist practices at Campsie in Sydney's southwest and in Sussex Street in the city, Fairfax Media reports. The chain reportedly ...

Fears 11000 Australian dental patients exposed to HIV
The scare was sparked by a complaint about one of the practices in November last year and subsequent investigations revealed "significant" safety breaches at the clinic and others, said Shane Fryer of the Dental Council of NSW. "Audits showed that ...

Parents upset local dentist used restraints on child
A spokesperson for the Georgia Board of Dentistry says there are no rules, laws, or regulations regarding when dentists can use these restraints. James Crow, said when he went with his mother to take his daughter, Elizabeth, to get her front tooth ...

HIV, hepatitis risk for many Sydney dental patients
Thousands of Sydney dental patients may have been exposed to HIV and hepatitis, according to health authorities. A New South Wales (NSW) Health spokesman said at least 11,000 patients of two dental operators were at "low risk" because of poor cleaning ...

Cost of Dental Healthcare is taking many to the ER
"The biggest thing I think that people need to keep in mind is prevention- and that is to come to the dentist on a regular basis twice a year get your teeth checked. Get any major issues taken care of because teeth can kill you." Said Dr. Todd Ratliff ...

The History of Laughing Gas and Its Use in Pediatric Dentistry
Nitrous oxide is the most frequently used inhalation anxiolytic in dentistry; it is also used in hospitals and operating rooms. Commonly called “laughing gas,” it has been studied extensively and generally agreed to be one of the safest modalities of ...

Dalhousie dentistry report highlights poor treatment of hygiene students
The registrar for the College of Dental Hygienists of Nova Scotia says dentistry students are sometimes given preferential treatment over dental hygiene students, a relationship highlighted in a recent task force investigation into complaints of sexism ...

Grotto works to help disabled children get dental care
LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Getting to the dentist can be hard for anyone, but for children with special needs, the challenge is even greater. That's why leaders at the Merou Grotto are reaching out to help disabled children get adequate dental care. "With ...

Pole's dental habits atrocious
According to dentists, this effect is due to the absence of a major policy in the field of dentistry in Poland. The secretary of the Dental Commission (NRL), Małgorzata Lindorf said that untreated teeth, bleeding gums, tartar and lack of dental work ...

Investigation underway at Canton dentists' office
CANTON, Ohio -- Today the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy Executive Director, Steven W. Schierholt, Esq., confirmed that state and local law enforcement agencies served a search warrant Tuesday June 30 at the dentists' of office Chester A. Wilson, D.D ...

Adventure Dental In Santa Clarita Creates Fun Experience For Kids
With a “jungle adventure” theme, Adventure Dental has plenty of kid-friendly jungle decorations and stuffed animals throughout the office to help transform it into a place that kids aren't afraid of. Adventure Dental In Santa Clarita Creates Fun ...

Dental care discounts available via Brown Co. program
Brown County is adding dental care to a discount-card program that senior citizens and other residents can buy for less than $100. The program offers cost reductions of 15 to 50 percent off list price for services including check-ups, fillings, crowns ...

Georgia Dentist Office Defends 'Papoose' Restraint After Parent Complaint
A Georgia dentistry practice that's under fire for using a restraint device on a child is defending its use of the so-called papoose board, saying every parent signs a consent form and is allowed to stay with the child during a procedure. “[The ...

Dental Marketing Firm Publishes Case Study on Client's Successful Turnaround
SmartBox Web Marketing offered Dr. Opp an all-in-one dental web marketing system that included web design, content management, video and multimedia productions, phone call tracking, customer-relations management, search engine optimization, ...

Former dental technician designs over-the-top, high-fashion grills
According to The Fader, Cohen had been working as a dental hygienist until her boyfriend asked her to create grill almost a decade ago. She quickly gained her a cult following, and after A$AP Rocky saw her work and tracked her down (she doesn't have a ...

3-year-old girl declared dead after dental procedure in Pune
PUNE: A three-year-old girl was declared dead after taking root canal treatment from a pediatric dentist at Kothrud on June 29. The police, who have booked the dentist under section 304(A) of the IPC (causing death due to negligence), said they did not ...

Dalhousie University dentistry scandal report opens door for reflection, says prof
A Dalhousie professor who was critical of the university's handling of the dentistry scandal says the latest external report on racism, sexism and homophobia in the dentistry program is a useful document. Letitia Meynell was one of the professors who ...

Dalhousie professor uses Chaucer to examine dentistry scandal
Hundreds of thousands of words have been spent examining how a group of students in Dalhousie's dentistry faculty came to make hateful comments in a private Facebook group, but only a few of those analyses have been literary. Dr. Cawsey says that's ...

Chris Stevens welcomes son to Sun Prairie dental practice
“Dental lasers are an investment to do the procedures we do better. It's basically an adjunct to other procedures we do to improve already offered services.” They also do digital impressions, so there are no “gooey impressions,” Dan said. This process ...

Manhattan teacher lets students sink their teeth into dentistry
Joseph Caputo was a student at Tottenville High School in Staten Island when he cut his teeth in the field of dentistry. Now Caputo, a teacher at Union Square Academy for Health Services, is hoping to inspire his students to do the same. He brings ...

Georgia dentistry practice under Scanner for Using Papoose board for ...
Georgia dentistry practice under Scanner for Using Papoose board for ...

Parent Attacks Dentist After He Puts Screaming Child In Controversial 'Body ...
Parent Attacks Dentist After He Puts Screaming Child In Controversial 'Body ...

South Routt Medical Center to add dental, gynecological services
#Oak Creek — When Ken Rogers became the district manager for the newly renovated South Routt Medical Center in October, one of his first goals was to find a dentist for Oak Creek residents. However, months would pass before Rogers finally found the ...

Apex Dental says 'thank you'
A local dentist is saying 'thank you' to the community he serves. Good4Utah's Gretchen Jensen explains how. Apex Dental is hosting a grand opening party at its new Sandy location at 641 W. 9000 S. on August 29. There will be food, music, bounce houses ...

Free dental clinic expanding
Community Dental Clinic is set to open on Tuesday in an office five times bigger than where the nonprofit began its work. The 1,500-square-foot medical office at the Shops of Grandy near Food Lion is the next step in bigger plans to offer better care ...

Hilander Dental starts Invite with two wins
Hilander Dental's pitching depth took center stage on the first day of the Independence Day Invite in Longview. The Junior Legion baseball club turned to five different pitchers to secure a pair of victories in Friday's round of pool play games at Mark ...

Maureen Oostdik: Shame on us for letting dental clinic close doors
Dear Editor: Sadly, our community is losing an important health care resource with the closing of the Max Pohle Dental Clinic (at Meriter Hospital). This clinic has been a unique dental care resource not only for Madison, but for patients statewide and ...

Volunteers being organized for mega dental care event
The large-scale dental clinic offers services to anyone who can't afford dental care, including cleanings, fillings, root canal treatments and extractions. About 1,500 local residents will receive about $1 million in dental care, and patients are ...

Georgia parents outraged after dentist restrains daughter without permission
The devices are completely legal, and a spokesperson for the Georgia Board of Dentistry said there are no rules, laws, or regulations on when dentists can use these restraints. However, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends only using ...

Good dental care tips for seniors offered during Senior-Wise
Senior dental care isn't that different from dental care for everyone else, according to Dr. Mike Keim, Casper dentist in practice locally for nearly 40 years. "There are some differences that show up as individuals begin to age that contribute to some ...

State dentists advised to join fight against opioid abuse
Pennsylvania dentists are among the latest to join the fight against prescription painkillers, being urged to exercise caution in prescribing highly addictive opioids to patients. Opioids are strong pain relievers that include medications like Vicodin ...

Interfaith expands dental, behavioral health in Bellingham
Interfaith provides dental, behavioral health and pharmacy services, along with primary care, regardless of patients' ability to pay or insurance status. It has clinics in Bellingham, Ferndale and Point Roberts, and serves more than 16,000 adults and ...

Two of 48 Cardiff dental practices accepting new patients
Just two out of 48 general dental practices in Cardiff are accepting new NHS patients. Two others can see new patients - but only for a one-off course of treatment and for emergency appointments. British Dental Association Wales said the problem lies ...

Stillwater Dental Wellness Center – Creating Beautiful Smiles and Changing Lives
Dr. Jim Telloian is a family dentist, and he is the only dentist on staff at Stillwater Dental Wellness Center, which is intentional because he believes it improves patient care. “We see kids from the time their first tooth erupts, and every age ...