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Digital Imaging in the World of Dentistry
Whether we want to admit it or not, dental technology plays a crucial role when it comes to treatment plans and patient experience. Standard dentistry education has only just begun to focus on the importance of dental technology — in our technology ...

Underprivileged kids get whirlwind dentistry tour at SEGi University
KUALA LUMPUR: In the spirit of spreading the joy of Ramadan and Aidilfitri, SEGi University and its Faculty of Dentistry set out to put sparkling smiles on the faces of the less privileged by way of a unique collaboration. Thirty one children of Rumah ...

Iran ranks 12th in dentistry worldwide: SCImago Journal Rank
TEHRAN — Iran was ranked 12th worldwide in the field of dentistry in 2015, according to SCImago Journal and Country Rank database. With 305 documents, Iran overtook Switzerland and Canada and ranked next to Spain and South Korea, Tasnim news ...

RESULTS: June 2016 licensure exams for dentists, dental hygienists
MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 329 out of 734 passed the May 2016 Dentist Licensure Examination (written phase), while and 356 out of 359 passed the Dentist Licensure Examination (practical phase) ...

Abilene woman switching gears from business to dentistry
Simi Mathur has gone from wanting to straighten out business plans to wanting to straighten teeth. Mathur is spending the summer shadowing orthodontist Charles Taylor as she prepares to enter the Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry in the ...

Dentistry stocks proving to be no safe haven for ASX investors
The normally staid world of dentistry has caused some teeth-gnashing for investors over the past seven months as the three main ASX-listed companies involved in Australia's $9 billion dental care sector suffer share price falls of between 10 and 25 per ...

Plymouth dentistry academic contributes to new NICE guideline on care home oral care University of Plymouth
Professor Liz Kay, Foundation Dean of the Peninsula Dental School at Plymouth University, is a member of the guideline development group which has created a new NICE guideline for improved oral health in care homes. According to Government figures ...

Shamblott Family Dentistry providing free services to veterans on July 6
HOPKINS, Minn.--Shamblott Family Dentistry is providing free dental services to veterans on July 6 at their location in Hopkins. Shamblott Family Dentistry is a Minneapolis-area family dental office run by Dr. Scott Shamblott. Because most veterans do ...

Local dentist fulfills a wish for Kewanee man
A wish has been granted. Last December, in the spirit of the Christmas season, Kewanee dentist Allison Kisner and her team offered a deserving member of the community up to $10,000 worth of dentistry. This is the second “Fulfill” A Wish that Kisner ...

ATG Fowler Family Dentistry.pdf
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Not everybody has access to visiting the dentist but most can have a mobile hygienist
Elderly patients, people with disabilities and those who cannot afford oral health care in Central Oregon are finding mobile dental hygienists who come to their homes for treatment can be a suitable alternative to traditional dentistry. Several ...

Not everybody has access to visiting the dentist but most can have a mobile hygienist; Mobile dental hygienists a ...
Not everybody has access to visiting the dentist but most can have a mobile hygienist; Mobile dental hygienists a ...

Dr. Pamela Kelch practicing dentistry in Clarion for 25 years
Kelch, who grew up in Clarion, said she always knew she would go into dentistry. “As a kid growing up, we were always around the dental office,” she said. Kelch has three brothers, and two of them also went into the field as a general dentist and an ...

Divorce and dentistry: Why is rate of divorce high among dentists, and how can they avoid it?
Dentists have the unfortunate reputation of having a higher divorce rate than the rest of the population. Turns out that isn't true. However, there are several factors that might lead to divorce in the profession. Here are some suggestions to help ...

Man charged for Family Dentistry burglary
A 26-year-old Mena man has been charged with a Class C Commercial Burglary felony, a Class C Criminal Mischief in the 1st Degree felony and a Class A misdemeanor for theft of property after he allegedly robbed T.Wayne Bailey's Dentistry Office on ...

Assessing Risk Helps Dentists Tailor Preventive Treatments for Young Children
Taking patients' risk of developing dental caries (“cavities”) into account can help dentists effectively tailor individual prevention and treatment efforts, according to a recent study led by researchers from the UC San Francisco School of Dentistry ...

Wrong marks for dentistry students spark investigation
Dozens of students at University College London's Eastman Dental Institute were wrongly told they had gained a distinction in dentistry modules, while some who gained top marks were told they had merely passed thanks to administrative mix-ups ...

Wichita dentist offers free implants to vets
It would get gigantic, and we need to take care of those people who have taken care of us in the past," Wright said. If you are a veteran, or know a veteran who could benefit from this procedure, you can contact Cambridge Family Dentistry at (316) 687 ...

Assessing risk helps dentists tailor preventive treatments for young children
A baseline sample of 3,810 pediatric dentistry patients at UCSF was assessed using a 17-item form that records multiple environmental and behavioral factors known to contribute to caries, such as the patient's access to fluoridated water, frequency of ...

Assessing cavity risk improves dental treatments for children, study says
"The traditional approach to dental caries for the last 100 years has been when a dentist sees a cavity to fill it and restore the tooth's function, and that's a critical aspect of what dentists should be doing," Dr. Benjamin Chaffee, an assistant ...

Minimally Invasive Dentistry
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - The goal of minimally invasive dentistry, or microdentistry, is to conserve healthy tooth structure. It focuses on prevention, remineralization, and minimal dentist intervention. Using scientific advances, minimally invasive ...

$1 Million Gift to Support School of Medicine and Dentistry Students and Eastman Institute for Oral Health
Pediatrician Dennis A. Clements III, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., and his wife pediatric dentist Martha Ann Keels, D.D.S., Ph.D., found perfect alignment with their values, philanthropic interests and the unique work being done at the University's School of ...

Seen At 11: Digital Dentistry Could Make Your Next Appointment Pain-Free
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New high-tech tools could make your next dentist appointment pain-free and a lot more enjoyable. Instead of using a traditional X-ray, which can be cumbersome for patients, dentists like Dr. Lana Rozenberg have started using ...

The Dentist's Chair: Hypnosis underutilized in dentistry
Dear Dr. Reitz: I fear going to the dentist. It may be irrational, but in addition to the anxiety associated with the pain, having someone work on my mouth causes me to gag. The internet has articles about hypnosis used to treat dental anxiety. What ...

New dentist returns to Hutch, joins practice she was patient at
On Tuesday, that lifelong goal became a reality as she started work at Briscoe and Dosch Cosmetic and Family Dentistry in Hutchinson, working with the same dentist she saw as a child, Dr. Richard Briscoe. Along the way she earned a bachelor of science ...

$1 Million Gift to Support School of Medicine and Dentistry Students and Eastman Institute for Oral Health
Pediatrician Dennis A. Clements III, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., and his wife pediatric dentist Martha Ann Keels, D.D.S., Ph.D., found perfect alignment with their values, philanthropic interests and the unique work being done at the University's School of ...

Dr. Meir Agaki Examines Microscope-Enhanced Dentistry
Dr. Meir Agaki is proud to announce he and his staff at Meir Agaki, D.D.S., Inc. are now using an operating microscope, making them part of a small minority in dentistry that has adopted this practice. "My patients' oral health is important to me ...

Nosov Cosmetic Dentistry Utilizes Oral Probiotics Following Dental Cleanings For Long-Lasting Results!
Wantagh, New York, July 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nosov Cosmetic Dentistry specializes in improving your oral health! Cosmetic dentists Drs. Julia and Michael Nosov offer oral probiotics, including Evora—a specialized probiotic tablet that can ...

Cosmetic Dentistry Market by Product Like Dental Implants, Dental Bridges, Dental Crowns, Orthodontic Braces, Dental ...
Cosmetic Dentistry Market by Product Like Dental Implants, Dental Bridges, Dental Crowns, Orthodontic Braces, Dental ...

A Cavity-Fighting Liquid Lets Kids Avoid Dentists' Drills
Nobody looks forward to having a cavity drilled and filled by a dentist. Now there's an alternative: an antimicrobial liquid that can be brushed on cavities to stop tooth decay — painlessly. The liquid is called silver diamine fluoride, or S.D.F. It's ...

PHI Dental Care . State of the Art Dentistry
The doors were open to welcome curious lay people and dentistry professionals from the Sault community. Many people came out for the big reveal, and to take part in a tour, led by Chantelle, one of the Dental Hygienists . With an eye to creating an ...

PEI Green Party Leader quits dentistry
It was clear as soon as he was elected more than a year ago that it would be difficult for P.E.I. Green Party Leader Peter Bevan-Baker to maintain his dental office and do his job as newly-minted MLA for District 17, he says — and today, he threw in ...

6 Things That Will Make Dentistry Less Painful
Here's something to gnaw on: Your teeth endure nature's cruel forces—all that chewing and gnashing, not to mention the two hours spent grazing through an $8 bucket of popcorn at Star Trek Beyond. Luckily, science is helping more dentists—and ...

KTTZ Kid's Club: Join Us at Kids Appreciation Day with Abbeville Dentistry
This event will feature all sorts of dental education activities, a tour of the Abbeville Dentistry offices, a one-on-meeting with a dentist and even a look inside of a local ambulance! Plus we'll have a petting zoo, bouncy houses, face painting, a ...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group Answers: What Foods Stain Dentures?
Although dentures are artificial teeth, they still stain much like real teeth. Although it is easiest to simply avoid staining foods, there are also methods of avoiding the stains by combining other foods into the meal. This article discusses three ...

PreVu launches new cosmetic dentistry simulation software
In the 2015 "State of the Industry" study from the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), only 26% of dentists reported that their patients were the primary initiators of cosmetic conversations, a decrease by four percentage points since the ...

3D Printing in Dentistry
A study predicts that in the future, a dentist would be able to print you a newly 3D printed artificial one in 6.5 minutes and this can be anti-bacterial too. The dental and medical 3-D printing sector is expected to grow by around 515 percent to $868 ...

United States Dentistry Industry 2016: Shinhung Co., Ltd., KaVO Dental GmbH/Kaltenbach & Voigt GmbH, Planmeca ...
United States Dentistry Industry 2016: Shinhung Co., Ltd., KaVO Dental GmbH/Kaltenbach & Voigt GmbH, Planmeca ...

Gentle Dentistry opens second location
The facility offers general dentistry and also provides a number of specialized services such as comprehensive oral exam, early screening for oral cancer, digital X-rays, diagnostic impressions, consultation and treatment planning, cracked tooth test ...

July 13, 2016 | DSO Founder Launches Dental Business Mentoring Blog
Heartland Dental and Founder Dr. Rick Workman have started a new blog, Dentistry Leaders. Dentistry Leaders is relatively new with blog posts that started in March of 2016. The purpose of this blog is to educate and inform current and future dental ...

Anesthesia to blame for toddler's death after dental visit
Austin Children's Dentistry continued seeing patients after the girl's death. A spokesperson for Austin Children's Dentistry, Sarah Marshall, says the office has not yet received information from the medical examiner's office. She says the practice ...

A century of dentistry
A century of dentistry. Third generation joins Ponte Vedra practice, continues legacy of service to community. Dr. Kane Sears (center) has joined mother Kim and father Dr. Don Sears in the family dentistry practice founded nearly a century ago by his ...

Europe Dentistry Industry 2016:Shinhung Co., Ltd. , KaVO Dental GmbH/Kaltenbach & Voigt GmbH, Planmeca Oy
The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The Dentistry market analysis is provided for the Europe markets including development trends, competitive landscape ...

July 14, 2016 | What are Non-DSO Dental Support Organizations?
As the dental industry matures, new business models and business services have appeared. This leads to both opportunity and confusion in the marketplace. Dentists who own practices are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of running their ...

Dr. Murray to offer Free Day of Dentistry
One of the places we don't go to often enough is the dentist. One of the reasons is we get out of the routine and it's hard to get back on schedule. Again this year, on Aug. 6, Dr. Tracy Murray at 1010 Gallia Street in Portsmouth and his team will be ...

Autopsy: Girl who died after dental work had normal anesthesia dose
A 14-month-old girl who died in March after a cavity-filling procedure at Austin Children's Dentistry likely suffered from a reaction to the drugs used to put her under, which was described as a “well-known” risk in an autopsy report released Thursday ...

Europe Dentistry 2016 Market Analysis,Growth,Trends and Forecast to 2021
The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure. The Dentistry market analysis is provided for the Europe markets including development trends, competitive landscape ...

IU School of Dentistry braces for expansion
It's almost time for some drilling and filling at the Indiana University School of Dentistry. But this time, it's about building expansion, not tooth repair. The dental school, located on the IUPUI campus, will break ground in September for a 45,000 ...

Painless Dentistry Is Here! But It Turns Your Teeth Black.
Nobody looks forward to having a cavity drilled and filled by a dentist. Now there's an alternative: an antimicrobial liquid that can be brushed on cavities to stop tooth decay — painlessly. The liquid is called silver diamine fluoride, or S.D.F. It's ...

Dentist suspended after autopsy raises questions about toddler's death
Though the autopsy said Torres' manner of death was undetermined and that no injuries were found to suggest that the dental procedure itself may have contributed to or caused her death, Austin Children's Dentistry said Friday it was indefinitely ...