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Dentistry News 06/2008



Aarushi murder: Dr Talwar sent to judicial custody (The Times of India)
NOIDA: Rajesh Talwar, a leading dentist and prime accused in the Noida twin murder case, was on Friday sent back to judicial remand till June six after police failed to find any trace of murder weapons, blood stained clothes and other evidence in the course of three days of his interrogation.

Aarushi murder: Dr Talwar sent to judicial custody (The Times of India)
NOIDA: Rajesh Talwar, a leading dentist and prime accused in the Noida twin murder case, was on Friday sent back to judicial remand till June six after police failed to find any trace of murder weapons, blood stained clothes and other evidence in the course of three days of his interrogation.

World's smallest horse lives life of a rock star (Boston Globe)
Equine dentist Joe Wysocki got the call when Thumbelina, the world's smallest horse and touring celebrity, blew into Connecticut in her special RV and needed a checkup.

Dental Students Practice Drill Skills On Dummies (WCCO Minneapolis - St. Paul)
The sound of a dentist's drill isn't exactly music to most people's ears, is it? Though dentistry has come a very long way, the dreaded drill is still an oft-used, much-loathed tool.

Beallsville dentist graduates to retirement (The Uniontown Herald Standard)
BEALLSVILLE - Come Friday, 38 years to the day that he started practicing dentistry in Beallsville and 40 years after graduating from West Virginia University's dental school, Dr. Robert Howes says he will be "graduating."

Dental lottery leaves some without emergency care in Indian River County (Vero Press Journal)
Already strapped by state and local funding cuts, dental care for medically needy adults at the Indian River County Health Department has taken another downturn after the department's only full-time dentist recently quit.

Dentist, 3 sisters, robbed in Quezon City (Philippine Daily Inquirer)
MANILA, Philippines—A dentist and her three sisters lost at least P200,000 in cash and valuables to two unidentified men in Cubao, Quezon City, on Saturday afternoon.

World's smallest horse lives life of a rock star (Boston Globe)
Equine dentist Joe Wysocki got the call when Thumbelina, the world's smallest horse and touring celebrity, blew into Connecticut in her special RV and needed a checkup.

Top New York Dentist Offers Top Quality Porcelain Veneers (PRWeb via Yahoo! News)
New York dentist, Jan Linhart now offers top quality porcelain veneers that can last for decades and fit more comfortably than popularly advertised brand Lumineers®.

Top New York Dentist Offers Top Quality Porcelain Veneers (PRWeb)
New York dentist, Jan Linhart now offers top quality porcelain veneers that can last for decades and fit more comfortably than popularly advertised brand Lumineers®. (PRWeb Jun 2, 2008) Read the full story at (link) prweb985324.htm

Dentist will conduct free cancer screens (Palladium-Item)
RICHMOND, Ind. -- A local dentist will perform free oral cancer screenings from 8 a.m. to noon June 20.

Chris Fordney: Dentist is new, but drill same (The Northern Virginia Daily)
I stopped biting off my fingernails years ago, but the other night, while watching television, a nagging little edge on one nail got me to nibbling. Crack!

World's smallest horse lives life of a rock star (AM New York)
Equine dentist Joe Wysocki got the call when Thumbelina, the world's smallest horse and touring celebrity, blew into Connecticut in her special RV and needed a checkup.

Trial of Accused Dentist Moved to September (WGHP Greensboro)
DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) -- The case against the Davie County dentist accused of murdering his wife has been continued until September. Kirk Turner faces first-degree murder charges in the death of his wife, Jennifer Turner, who was murdered in her Mocksville home Sept. 12, 2007.

Drug test gets dentist kicked out of Huber, sent back to Wood Co. (Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune)
A 38-year-old Necedah dentist convicted in connection with a domestic abuse incident is back in the Wood County jail after Juneau County officials say he failed a drug test. On May 1, Christopher M. Kania was sentenced to nine months in jail with work release and placed on three years of probation for disorderly conduct, violating a domestic abuse restraining order, fourth-degree sexual assault ...

Accused Dentist's Trial Delayed Until September (WXII-TV Winston-Salem)
DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. -- The case against the Clemmons dentist accused in the slaying death of his wife last September has been continued until September 2008.

St. Charles dentist caught in internet sting (KMOV St. Louis)
(KMOV)- Maryland Heights police have arrested a man they say is an internet predator. Anthony Rizzuti, 28, is charged with attempted enticement of a child.

Pediatric Dentist Accused Of Soliciting Sex From A Minor (FOX 2 News St. Louis)
A pediatric dentist in St. Charles is accused of soliciting sex online from a person he believed to be a 14 year old girl. It turns out that the teen was actually a Maryland Heights police officer. Investigators are worried this dentist may have contacted other young girls online.

Pediatric Dentist Accused Of Soliciting Sex From 14-Year-Old (FOX 25 Boston)
ONLY ON FOX: A pediatric dentist with ties to Boston was busted. He was arrested on charges he tried to solicit sex from a 14-year-old. FOX25's Martin Morenz reports from our Beacon Hill studio with more on this story.

Peabody dentist receives acclaim from dental society journal (The Daily Item)
Peabody dentist Dr. Gregory An was recently recognized by the Journal of the Massachusetts Dental Society as one of the 10 most promising dentists in Massachusetts who have been in practice for less than 10 years.

Dentist mulls second Trade Day for this fall (Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal)
TUPELO - Dr. Harry Rayburn, a dentist at Main Street Family Dentistry, said Monday he plans to have another event similar to the Trade Day he held Friday.

Dentist helped revive toddler in plane crash (The Iowa City Press-Citizen)
A local dentist is being heralded as a hero for helping to revive a two-year-old girl who was a passenger in a plane that crashed in his parking lot.

Smiles are the golden rule for Parkway dentist (Roslindale Transcript)
As a dentist, Aris Katsaras has rules for his patients. The first rule? Anyone sitting in his dental chair enjoys his or her visit with him.

Alzheimer's dentist may lose license (Moldova.org)
The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare is asking the country's medical authority to revoke the license of a dentist who has Alzheimer's.The board wrote in its request to the Medical Responsibility Board that the dentist, who practices out of her home in Skane, often forgets patient information and forgets where she is while at work, Swedish news agency TT reported Tuesday.The woman, ...

Alzheimer's dentist may lose license (UPI)
SKANE, Sweden, June 3 (UPI) -- The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare is asking the country's medical authority to revoke the license of a dentist who has Alzheimer's.

Slidell dentist sentenced for federal tax crimes (News Banner)
Slidell dentist Dr. Louis Genard, 57, was sentenced by U. S. District Judge A.J. McNamara to 30 months imprisonment for federal tax crimes, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten announced Wednesday.

Dentist called a hero in crash (The Iowa City Press-Citizen)
A local dentist rescued a woman and valiantly tried to save her toddler after Tuesday morning’s plane crash.

Dentist's drug sentencing delayed (Connecticut Post)
BRIDGEPORT — Superior Court Judge Lawrence Hauser was expected to take a bite out of crime Tuesday by sending a drug-dealing Fairfield dentist to jail.

Smiles are the golden rule for Parkway dentist (West Roxbury Transcript)
As a dentist, Aris Katsaras has rules for his patients. The first rule? Anyone sitting in his dental chair enjoys his or her visit with him.

Stark County dentist sentenced for tax evasion (The Canton Repository)
CLEVELAND A Stark County dentist will spend eight months in prison for not paying more than $300,000 in taxes. Bernard J. Johnson, who is listed as having an office in Jackson Township and a residence in North Canton, appeared today in U.S. District Court for a sentencing hearing.

Dentist Arrested In Meth Find; Boyfriend Sought (KCRA 3 Sacramento)
A Lodi dentist is under arrest after officers found methamphetamine at her office, and the doctor's boyfriend, who has a history of egregious behavior, is at large.

Dentist makes village a little safer with AED in her office (The Post-Standard)
When Marcellus dentist Katherine Hobert Rao started learning about the benefits of an automated external defibrillator (AED), the statistics jumped out at her.

Lodi Dentist Arrested for Meth Possession (News10 Sacramento)
A Lodi dentist was arrested and her boyfriend was sought by officers after police discovered methamphetamines in her Lodi dental office Wednesday.

Lodi dentist arrested after police discover meth in patient's file (Lodi News-Sentinel)
A Lodi dentist under investigation for writing Vicodin prescriptions for her boyfriend was arrested Wednesday after investigators allegedly found methamphetamine in her office.

Number of patients treated by NHS dentist falls by 1million following new contract (Daily Mail)
Almost a million fewer people are now seeing an NHS dentist than before the Government's reforms, figures revealed today. This worked out to 4,000 a day in the last three months of 2007.

Lodi dentist arrested after police discover meth in patient's file (Lodi News-Sentinel)
A Lodi dentist under investigation for writing Vicodin prescriptions for her boyfriend was arrested Wednesday after investigators allegedly found methamphetamine in her office.

Slidell dentist sentenced for federal tax crimes (News Banner)
Slidell dentist Dr. Louis Genard, 57, was sentenced by U. S. District Judge A.J. McNamara to 30 months imprisonment for federal tax crimes, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten announced Wednesday.

Sleuths claim leads from dentist lie test (The Telegraph)
New Delhi, June 5: Dentist Rajesh Talwar was today sent to judicial custody for 14 days after the CBI told the designated court it did not need to question him any more.

Lodi Dentist Busted For Writing Pill Prescriptions (CBS 13 Sacramento)
Cops find meth hidden in a patient file, inside a Lodi dentist's office and now the dentist is under arrest. Investigators are now probing exactly how many Vicodin prescriptions were written, and for whom.

Slidell dentist sentenced for federal tax crimes (News Banner)
Slidell dentist Dr. Louis Genard, 57, was sentenced by U. S. District Judge A.J. McNamara to 30 months imprisonment for federal tax crimes, U.S. Attorney Jim Letten announced Wednesday.

Dentist arrested for second DUII (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
A Corvallis dentist — who police said fled from a patrolman, crashed his convertible and was arrested for multiple charges, including DUII, Tuesday night — said the incident involved “horrible judgment” on his part and vowed Thursday to seek treatment for an alcohol problem.

Tributes after popular dentist dies (Wiltshire Times)
A COMMUNITY is in mourning after a Corsham dentist died while competing in a race for a north Wiltshire running club.

Mildred Rose 'Sue' Perkins, 81; San Diego dentist broke gender barriers (San Diego Union-Tribune)
Mildred Rose “Sue” Perkins had good grades and experience working in a dentist's office, but a dentistry school rejected her application because she was a woman. She encountered hostility from the male students at the San Francisco school that did accept her, but she wasn't fazed.

Dentist forced to treat 99-year-old woman in the street - because council bosses won't let him install a ramp (Evening Standard)
A dentist was forced to treat a wheelchair-bound 99-year-old woman in the street - because town hall planners said making disabled access would ruin the historic surgery.

Alpharetta dentist puts smile on residents' faces (Revue & News)
For homeless mothers and children, food and shelter are No. 1 priorities. A trip to the dentist is only a dream.

Grove Dental Associates: Find a Wheaton or Lombard Dentist With a Single Phone Call (Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance)
A man listens to his favorite symphony while resting his head on a pillow and lying under a warm, fuzzy blanket. Next door, a woman plays a video game. This scene could describe a typical American home, but it's actually a Downers Grove dentist office.

Dentist’s Alleged Past Patient Abuse Not Evidence of Common Plan—C.A. (Metropolitan News-Enterprise)
A trial court’s ruling that a dentist’s alleged inappropriate acts towards other child patients were admissible to show a common plan or design in a suit by a child who claimed the dentist choked and shoved him during a dental appointment was error, the Third District Court of Appeal held yesterday.

Dentist forced to treat 99-year-old woman in the street - because council bosses won't let him install a ramp (Daily Mail)
A dentist was forced to treat a wheelchair-bound 99-year-old woman in the street - because town hall planners said making disabled access would ruin the surgery.

Dentist arrested for second DUII (Corvallis Gazette-Times)
A Corvallis dentist — who police said fled from a patrolman, crashed his convertible and was arrested for multiple charges, including DUII, Tuesday night — said the incident involved “horrible judgment” on his part and vowed Thursday to seek treatment for an alcohol problem.

Dentist pleads not guilty (Lodi News-Sentinel)
The Lodi dentist who was arrested after investigators allegedly found an envelope containing methamphetamine in a patient's file posted bail but remains jailed on an unrelated fraud warrant from Nevada.