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Dental Laser Therapy Applications in Japan Suggest New Markets for US Dentistry
Previously, he taught laser physics and laser therapy in the US, Asia and South America, but this first-of-its-kind-dental-training event in Japan evoked a surprising variety of questions and suggested applications from Japanese dentists. Participant ...

A New Year – A Healthy New Smile!
Make your resolution stick by partnering with your dentist. Schedule an exam and teeth-cleaning twice a year to monitor your oral health. You'll find that metro Detroit dental professionals offer a range of the latest treatments to ensure a healthy ...

Top Dentists 2017
Quite often, the way we choose a dentist is by asking friends and colleagues for their recommendation. Considering the importance of dental health to our overall well-being, it's far from the ideal method to locate the best care. Researchers at the ...

Dentistry Today Names Robert H. Gregg, II, DDS a Leader in Continuing Dental Education for 2017
CERRITOS, Calif., Dec. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the eighth consecutive year, Robert H. Gregg, II, DDS, Program Director for the not-for-profit Institute of Advanced Laser Dentistry (IALD), has been honored by Dentistry Today in its 2017 selection of ...

Dr. Donald Vespa Selected To Author A New Book On Cosmetic Dentistry
The book will feature contributions from expert dentists selected from across the country who are skilled and trained in the latest dental treatment procedures. Foster notes that, “These expert dentists can provide people with all the necessary ...

New dentist in Unalaska takes over for Mushovic
"I enjoy all aspects of dentistry," MacArthur said, promising the "highest quality dental services available in a relaxed and comfortable environment," at the business now called Aleutian Family Dentistry, Inc. Mushovic said his staff will continue ...

Assumed Name Oakdale Family Dentistry
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Exclusive interview with FDI President Dr. Kathryn Kell and 3M Oral Care President James Ingelbrand
Dr. Kell: FDI is an international, membership-based organization that serves as the principal representative body for more than one million dentists worldwide, active in 200 National Dental Associations (NDAs) and specialist groups in more than 130 ...

End mercury use in dentistry by 2022, civil society challenge European Union
BERLIN and BRUSSELS and MUNICH and WASHINGTON, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A call to phase out mercury use in dentistry by 2022 in the European Union has been made by health and environmental NGOs. Mercury is currently used in dental ...

Berkshire Business | The modern way to straighten teeth - Technique allows pediatric dentists to solve, not treat ...
Berkshire Business | The modern way to straighten teeth - Technique allows pediatric dentists to solve, not treat ...

Teaching Dental Youth the Changing Needs of Modern Dentistry
KARACHI – The Association of Young Dental Surgeons (AYDS) recently took the initiative to launch a student-focused symposium on the subject of “Evolutionary Dentistry”. The symposium was organized at Regent Plaza Hotel and was very well-attended, with ...

White and Haines Advanced Dentistry Offers Custom Veneers and Dental Crowns in Cornelius, NC
Drs. White and Haines offer custom veneers, bridges and dental crowns in Cornelius, NC, to improve the aesthetic look of patient's smiles. The experienced dentists have over 30 years of combined experience in cosmetic dentistry and are part of numerous ...

Dr. Dan Holtzclaw Named a Leader in Continuing Dental Education by Dentistry Today Magazine for the 12th ...
Dr. Dan Holtzclaw Named a Leader in Continuing Dental Education by Dentistry Today Magazine for the 12th ...

Trial begins Monday for Tulsa dentist accused of killing girlfriend's baby in 2016
... neither the victim's mother nor Franklin's wife knew about each other, according to court documents. In August, the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry voted to suspect Franklin's license to practice. Prior to his arrest, the board had been investigating ...

Edina doctor, family of teen who died after wisdom teeth surgery settle suit for $2M
The medical examiner's office concluded that Galleger died from oxygen being denied to the brain due to cardiac arrest. Under terms of the publicly disclosed settlement, parents Diane and Steven Galleger are to receive $1,279,600, the law firm ...

How not to grow your dental practice
A lot of what passes for conventional marketing wisdom is past its “use by” date. The traditional approach to dental marketing is to chase patients by advertising low price, insurance acceptance, specials, and discounts. The problem is that these aren ...

Cosmetic Dentistry Market Is Predicted To Reach USD 27.95 Billion By 2024: Grand View Research, Inc.
Global cosmetic dentistry market is expected to reach USD 27.95 billion by 2024, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. More and more people are opting for esthetic dental procedures, which has resulted in development of advanced ...

Dentistry And Its Glorious Digital Future
Try and picturize this: You go in for your planned dental check-up and learn about the cavity that's got built-up in your precious enamels. But to your amazement, instead of a lengthy process that encompasses drilling into your tooth, your dental ...

University of Alberta's $248-million dentistry and pharmacy renovation project faces early delays
Work will begin in the centre of the building as soon as the abandonment licence is issued, he said. Advanced Education Minister Marlin Schmidt last week said he wasn't concerned by the change in timing. “They are already doing preliminary work, but ...

Improved Patient Services, Business Model with UCSF Dental Center Transformation
Previously known as the UCSF School of Dentistry clinics, the center's renaming represents a shift toward a more unified patient care environment along with a refreshed brand image. According to UCSF School of Dentistry Dean John Featherstone, MSc, PhD ...

Dr. Todd Goldstein Selected To Author A New Book On Cosmetic Dentistry
Dr. Goldstein has purposely sought out the most advanced training available in cosmetic, restorative and implant dentistry, with the aim of “providing my patients with healthier teeth and gums, as well as with a beautiful, ideal smile”. He is a member ...

NJ Top Dentists Proudly Presents 2017 NJ Top Dentist, Dr. Ira J. Adler
Dr. Adler specializes in Family Dentistry, Interceptive Orthodontics, TMJ Disorder (Temporomandibular Joint Disorders), Implant Dentistry, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Dentistry in the Marlton, Evesham Township, Cherry Hill, Voorhees, and Mount Laurel ...

Top talent: How to attract it and retain it
Finding and retaining talent can be challenging for any business, but it's especially difficult in dentistry. Unemployment rates are historically low and candidates have more employment choices than ever. Even if your practice is fully staffed, it's ...

Dr. Justin Raanan, DDS, MMSc, a Qualified Dentist Periodontist of Beverly Hills Making Great Impacts
Beverly Hills, CA - 6 December, 2017 - Dr Justin Raanan, DDS, MMSc, is a Dentist Periodontist in Beverly Hills who has been making great impacts through technological approach to relieve patients of various dental challenges with quality services he ...

Local residents receive $10K in free dental care
Thirty-three Plainfield-area people received free dental services from Dental Care at Plainfield as part of Free Dentistry Day in November. Drs. Katherine Boehm and Anna Jouravlev and team provided free oral health care to the community during Free ...

FBI, West Virginia State Police conducting federal search at local dentist office
SURVEYOR, W. Va. (WVNS) -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation and West Virginia State Police are currently conducting a search at a local business in Raleigh County. The search is taking place at Jarrell Family Dentistry located at 6463 Harper Road in ...

Gov. Abbott appoints nine to State Board of Dental Examiners
1, 2023. The governor named David Tillman presiding officer. The board regulates the practice of dentistry and dental hygiene in the state. Jorge Quirch, D.D.S. of Missouri City is a general dentist at DDS Associates in Houston. He is a clinical ...

FBI searches Raleigh County dentist office
SURVEYOR, W.Va. — Several FBI vehicles were parked in front of Jarrell Family Dentistry Wednesday afternoon. Multiple agents could be seen walking in and out of the building carrying papers. The business is located along Harper Road, Route 3. An FBI ...

$783000 scheme could land Mechanicsville dentist in prison
MECHANICSVILLE, Va. — Maryam E. Zarei, a 47-year-old dentist from Glen Allen, faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to healthcare fraud. Zarei ran the three-part $783,000 scheme out of Atlee Station Family Dentistry in Mechanicsville ...

NYU Dentistry Study Finds Evidence That a Protein, MCP-1, May Determine Bone Loss Responses to Parathyroid ...
NYU Dentistry Study Finds Evidence That a Protein, MCP-1, May Determine Bone Loss Responses to Parathyroid ...

Prepare your child for the first trip to the dentist
Q: I've heard that young children should start visiting the dentist by as early as age 1, but my toddler has never been, and she is terrified of going. What can I do to put her more at ease for her first dental visit? A.: Excellent question! As a ...

Woodshore Family Dentistry takes space in Clute
Woodshore Family Dentistry has leased 2,160 square feet in Woodshore Marketplace, a community center anchored Kroger Marketplace at the southeast corner of Oyster Creek Drive and Dixie Drive in Clute. Kyle Knight and Brett Levinson with Weitzman ...

Hank Willis Dentistry opens new office
BONNERS FERRY — Where once lay a run-down old motel and a tree, now sits the shiny new building of Hank Willis Dentistry. Willis comes from a long line of physicians. His father was a physician in the U.S. Air Force, and subsequently, their family ...

Prominent Dentist, Daryl Byrd, DDS, will be Presented in The Leading Physicians of the World
The International Association of HealthCare Professionals is pleased to welcome Dr. Daryl Byrd, DDS, to their prestigious organization with his upcoming publication in The Leading Physicians of the World. He is a highly trained and qualified Dentist ...

Local dentist featured at PRTS First Friday
Dr. Jordan Haedt was the featured speaker at Physical and Respiratory Therapy Services' First Friday Lunch series on Friday. Dr. Haedt is a dentist that is with the practice of Dr. Ronald Wright. She and her husband, Nick, came to Hiawatha about a year ...

Jacksonville Dentistry Celebrates Sister Staff Members With 71 Years of Service
Cooper Family Dentistry, located in Jacksonville, Ark., is celebrating sisters Marilyn Vann and Carolyn Porter for 71 years of combined service at the dentistry. Vann works as an insurance coordinator at Cooper Family Dentistry and has worked with Dr ...

Mendee Ligon: Blazing trails in the field of dentistry
ST. PETERSBURG – Dr. Mendee Ligon arrived in St. Pete in 1980 without imagining that she would become the first African-American female to own a dentistry practice in Pinellas County. Born in Spartanburg, S.C., she was fortunate enough to grow up ...

Denville Dentist Offers Relaxing Sedation Dentistry to Patients with Dental Fear in Randolph, NJ
New patients with dental fear in the Randolph, NJ, Morris County area are now welcome to receive minimally invasive care and sedation dentistry, from Drs. Hal and Adam Kimowitz, with or without a referral. Dedicated to offering comfortable care, Drs ...

Lee Dentistry Offers Free Dental Services to Needy on Saturday
Lee Family Dentistry in Oxford is offering a Free Dentistry Day from 7 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 9, at their office at 1201 Office Park Drive. Services will be provided to anyone who's in need of dentistry and willing to stand in line. Each patient ...

Ex-Charleston dentist sentenced to federal prison for Medicaid fraud ...
Ex-Charleston dentist sentenced to federal prison for Medicaid fraud ...

Mother grieves in candid post about daughter's deadly seizure in dentist's Edina office
Anderson said school administrators knew nothing more about the circumstances of the teen's death than “what was in the papers” and, now, what Galleger wrote in her CaringBridge post. Anderson said his school has no second thoughts about hiring Tompach ...

PRC results: Dentist licensure examination December 2017
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 762 out of 1,484 passed the theoretical phase of the Dentist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Dentistry in Manila this December 2017. The members of the Board of Dentistry who gave ...

762 pass written phase of dentist licensure exams
The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced Friday that 762 out of 1,484 passed the theoretical (written) phase of the Dentist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Dentistry in Manila this month. PRC said the application for practical ...

Exceptional Dentist, Adel Rossouw, BChD (Pret), Dip (KGM), Dip (For Odont), Dip (Implant), will be Highlighted in ...
Exceptional Dentist, Adel Rossouw, BChD (Pret), Dip (KGM), Dip (For Odont), Dip (Implant), will be Highlighted in ...

Dr. Patrick Cieplak, Dentist in La Plata, MD, Hosts Canned Food Drive Now Through December 21
Dr. Patrick Cieplak, experienced dentist in La Plata, MD, and his team at Cieplak Dental Excellence, are pleased to host a canned food drive from December 4 - 21, 2017 for anyone interested in participating. The family dentistry practice also recently ...

ATSU-MO School of Dentistry & Oral Health announces faculty addition
ST. LOUIS (KFVS) -. Joan Davis, PhD, formerly of SIU Carbondale, has joined the faculty of A.T. Still University-Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-MOSDOH). She will be located at the St. Louis Dental Education and Oral Health Center at ...

General Dentistry Market Global Insights and Trends 2017 to 2020
Global General Dentistry Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2017-2021) provides an in-depth analysis of the US appraisal market by value, by volume, by segments, by number of AMCs, appraiser's tenure, etc. The report also gives an insight of the Canada ...

Susan Dew Hoff Memorial Clinic brightens smiles
In 2016, seven volunteer dentists, as well as 60 West Virginia University School of Dentistry students and dental hygienists, performed nearly 2,500 procedures at either the West Milford office or at 132 clinics. The Susan Dew Huff Memorial Clinic ...

Utah's dentist workforce 'overwhelmingly male,' new study states
Despite those advantages, dentistry as a career among women in Utah is far from commonplace. A new study by the Utah Medical Education Council describes Utah's dentist workforce as "overwhelmingly male." Just over 4 percent of dentists currently ...

Teeth and gums reveal body's disease and health
CLARKSBURG — The importance of maintaining oral hygiene goes beyond plaque and stains, but oral health is affected by and affects the internal systems of the body, officials say. “There is a lot of overlap between oral health and overall, systemic ...