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Dentistry News 06/2007



Dentist wants to bring Cincinnati program to rural Alaska (KTUU Anchorage)
A dentist from Ohio wants to bring a program he runs for low income families to rural Alaska.

Dentist awaiting sentence on child sex abuse wants to return to Ashley (The Bismarck Tribune)
A dentist who pleaded guilty to child sex abuse charges in Utah wants to return to practice in the North Dakota community he left two years ago.

'I want my teeth back,' customers say after police arrest unlicensed dentist (Sun-Sentinel)
Delray Beach · Roger Bean left a trail of toothless mouths behind him.

Dentist pleads innocent on multiple drug charges (Great Falls Tribune)
A Great Falls dentist who's facing two drug- and methamphetamine-related charges after an investigation revealed that he was allegedly prescribing drugs to people who weren't his patients, pleaded innocent in District Court Thursday.

Great Falls dentist enters plead in drug case (KRTV Great Falls)
Pleads not guilty to charges

Friends remember, honor longtime dentist, friend (The Alexander City Outlook)
Friends and family described Dr. Edwin Grady Lamberth as being a mentor, an encouragement and a wonderful dentist.

Ashley Dentist Wants Practice Back After Sexual Assault Charges (KXMA-TV Dickinson)
A former Ashley dentist who's slated to be sentenced on child sexual abuse charges in Utah says he wants to reopen a practice in Ashley. 49-year old Dolan Anderson pleaded guilty last month in Utah to five counts of sexual abuse of a child. His sen

Great Falls dentist pleads not guilty to drug charges (KAJ Kalispell)
Associated Press - June 2, 2007 12:04 AM ET GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - A Great Falls dentist accused of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana and prescribing prescription drugs to people who...

Dentist awaiting sentence on child sex abuse wants to return to Ashley (The Bismarck Tribune)
A dentist who pleaded guilty to child sex abuse charges in Utah wants to return to practice in the North Dakota community he left two years ago.

Dentist awaiting sentence on child sex abuse wants to return to Ashley (The Bismarck Tribune)
A dentist who pleaded guilty to child sex abuse charges in Utah wants to return to practice in the North Dakota community he left two years ago.

Broward dentist to restore smiles (Sun-Sentinel)
Inquiry left group without dentures Coral Springs dentist Craig Meskin wants to give teeth back to the toothless.

Seniors awaiting dentures offered aid (Sun-Sentinel)
Dentist says he can help while legal case unfolds Delray Beach · Coral Springs dentist Craig Meskin wants to give teeth back to the toothless.

Broward dentist steps in to fill the gap (Orlando Sentinel)
Coral Springs dentist Craig Meskin wants to give teeth back to the toothless.

Great Falls dentist pleads not guilty to drug charges (Billings Gazette)
GREAT FALLS - A Great Falls dentist accused of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana and prescribing prescription drugs to people who weren't his patients has pleaded not guilty.

The bluefish gets no respect (The Express-Times)
Amid talk of X-ray results, dental hygiene and recent root canal work, the family dentist was all smiles and good news after peering into my mouth. When talk turned to saltwater fishing, however, his face took on that dour "this tooth has to go" look.

Zenlike comfort in the dentist's chair (The Oregonian)
When Jennie Fitzhugh walks into the downtown Portland office, she pours herself a cup of herbal tea and curls into a caramel-colored leather couch. She picks up the electronic sudoku board on the coffee table and waits for her name to be called.

Learning the Dental 'Ah'-B-Cs (Napa Valley Register)
Baby's first tooth just busted through. Grab the camera! Cue the drool! Call the dentist!

Dentist pleads not guilty (Billings Gazette)
GREAT FALLS - A Great Falls dentist accused of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana and prescribing prescription drugs to people who weren't his patients has pleaded not guilty.

Dentist pleads not guilty (Billings Gazette)
GREAT FALLS - A Great Falls dentist accused of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana and prescribing prescription drugs to people who weren't his patients has pleaded not guilty.

Decay, poverty overwhelming for volunteer dentist (Mankato Free Press)
Kevin Torbenson expected the poverty and the tooth decay. The Mankato dentist who recently returned from a mission trip to South Africa knew that around 40 percent of his patients would have the HIV virus. He knew that very few, if any, of the 10,000 or so villagers had access to a dentist.

CONSUMER MARKETING: When you're hot and when you're not (The Times of Northwest Indiana)
What do the stock market, the grocery, the dentist, the copper mine and the janitorial service have in common?

Great Falls dentist pleads not guilty to drug charges (The Montana Standard)
GREAT FALLS (AP) — A Great Falls dentist accused of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana and prescribing prescription drugs to people who weren’t his patients has pleaded not guilty.

Only going to jail stopped incompetent dentist (Vancouver Province)
A B.C. dentist recently convicted of sexually assaulting patients had defied numerous stop-work orders from medical authorities who feared his sloppy methods could cause the public serious harm, The Province has learned.

First Marblehead: Price Drop Creates Buy Opportunity (SeekingAlpha via Yahoo! Finance)
Vitaliy N. Katsenelson, CFA submits: Investors love certainty. Their affection for uncertainty ranks with their fondness for a visit to the dentist for a root canal on Christmas Day.

Dentist no safe-breaker (Independent Online)
German police who stormed a house expecting to find crooks drilling their way into a safe found a dentist working a night shift.

Email This | Print This (The Daily Record)
DENTAL CLINIC STAFF Dental clinic seeking a dentist, hygienist and dental assistant to provide care in mobile dental unit operating in Holmes County. Possible student loan repayment.Please send resume to Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland CAC, 120 N. 4th St, Coshocton, OH 43812 EOE

Half of General Dentists Placing Dental Implants: The Wealthy Dentist Survey Results (PR.com)
Half of general dentists offer their patients surgical dental implants, according to a survey conducted by The Wealthy Dentist. On the other hand, fully four out of five specialists place implants. Dental implants are an essential part of modern dental care. When it comes to implant dentistry and tooth implants, both passions and controversy run high. [PR.com - June 04, 2007]

Calls for dentists to take more NHS patients as private salaries soar to £86,000 average (Evening Standard)
More than half of dentists' income comes from private work, with the average dentist earning £86,000 a year, new figures reveal.

Real estate boom transfers to the Internet (Long Beach Press-Telegram)
Daniel Nussbaum is making what seems to be a painless transition from the real estate boom into what he hopes will be the next Internet boom. The former dentist, who grew up in Long Beach, N.Y., has spent the last four years buying up Web domain names by the virtual truckload.

CRIME Dentist arrested for touching patient's breasts during treatment (Japan Today)
SAITAMA — A 36-year-old dentist was arrested Monday for touching a woman patient's breast during dental treatment in Saitama, police said Tuesday. The dentist, identified as Fumihiro Takenaka, allegedly touched the breasts of a 24-year-old woman during the treatment in April.

Real estate boom transfers to the Internet (Long Beach Press-Telegram)
Daniel Nussbaum is making what seems to be a painless transition from the real estate boom into what he hopes will be the next Internet boom. The former dentist, who grew up in Long Beach, N.Y., has spent the last four years buying up Web domain names by the virtual truckload.

Mixed views over dentist plan (Wiltshire Times)
COUNCILLORS expressed mixed views over plans to turn a residential home in Warminster in to a dental surgery.

Email This | Print This (The Daily Record)
DENTAL CLINIC STAFF Dental clinic seeking a dentist, hygienist and dental assistant to provide care in mobile dental unit operating in Holmes County. Possible student loan repayment.Please send resume to Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland CAC, 120 N. 4th St, Coshocton, OH 43812 EOE

Book: Dentist may have killed more than two women (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
Jennifer Corbin and Dolly Hearn may not have been the only victims of double murderer dentist Barton Corbin, according to a new book.

New job for disgraced dentist (Aftenposten)
An internationally acclaimed Norwegian doctor and dentist who was found to have fabricated research has now found a new job.

Dental surgery closed for business (Boston Today)
Tuesday, June 5: 5.30pm - SCORES of dental patients in Boston are facing life without a dentist after the shock closure of their practice. (6/5/2007 5:34:19 PM)

Teens arrested over gun attacks (Daily Telegraph)
TWO teenagers and a man have been arrested over the carjacking of a Sydney dentist and a string of hotel robberies, police said.

Business Notes (RedNova)
Rhode Island Dental Association Dr. Roger M. Turkel of North Kingstown, a general dentist, was installed as president of the association at the 129th annual session of the house of delegates held recently at the Crowne Plaza at the Crossings in Warwick.

Ousting bad dentist was as hard as pulling teeth (Vancouver Province)
It took B.C. regulators an excessive amount of time and money to shut down a Vancouver dentist whose substandard work put the public's health at risk.

Email This | Print This (The Daily Record)
DENTAL CLINIC STAFF Dental clinic seeking a dentist, hygienist and dental assistant to provide care in mobile dental unit operating in Holmes County. Possible student loan repayment.Please send resume to Kno-Ho-Co-Ashland CAC, 120 N. 4th St, Coshocton, OH 43812 EOE

NFL player moves to dentist's chair (The Charlotte Observer)
While lunching at a Lake Norman restaurant, pro football player Mike Morton felt his wisdom tooth throbbing. His dentist was able to solve the problem quickly, however, by cleaning the area and prescribing Morton an antibiotic and pain reliever. "I was so amazed with the quick relief," Morton said.

Teens who survived Katrina look ahead (The Houma Courier)
Rudy Williams shares her dream softly, as if saying it aloud will somehow jinx it. One day, she says, she hopes to become a dentist. Just the prospect brings a smile to her face. First, of course, she's got high school graduation this Friday, then college at Southern University at New Orleans.

Teens who survived Katrina look ahead (KATC 3 Lafayette)
NEW ORLEANS -- Rudy Williams shares her dream softly, as if saying it aloud will somehow jinx it. One day, she says, she hopes to become a dentist.

Grand Jury hands down indictment on local dentist (Daily Journal)
FARMINGTON — A St. Francois County Grand Jury has indicted a local dentist accused of molesting a child.

Teens who survived Katrina look ahead (The Advocate)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Rudy Williams shares her dream softly, as if saying it aloud will somehow jinx it. One day, she says, she hopes to become a dentist. Just the prospect brings a smile to her face.

Man in court for dentist's murder (Trinidad Express)
A 20-year-old Carenage man appeared in the Port of Spain Magistrate's Court yesterday, charged with murdering dentist Russell John. Dwayne Hamilton, of LP 46 Upper L'anse Mitan Road, Point Cumana, appeared before Senior Magistrate Lianne Lee Kim in the 4A Court charged with the May 24 murder.

Dentist admits writing illegal prescriptions (Albany Times Union)

Dentist fined for donations to Padilla (San Diego Union-Tribune)
June 7 (UNION-TRIBUNE): A Chula Vista dentist will be fined $99,000 by the state Fair Political Practices Commission after it found he made illegal campaign contributions to Steve Padilla during his successful 2002 mayoral campaign.

San Diego Dentist Fined For Illegal Campaign Contributions (KGTV San Diego)
A Chula Vista dentist will be fined $99,000 after the state Fair Political Practices Commission found he made illegal campaign contributions to Steve Padilla during his 2002 mayoral campaign.

Grand Jury hands down indictment on local dentist (Daily Journal)
FARMINGTON — A St. Francois County Grand Jury has indicted a local dentist accused of molesting a child.