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Dentistry News 10/2010



Dentist used dead man's disabled badge to get free parking
A millionaire dentist used a dead man's disabled badge to park his Ferrari for free.

Missing Tupelo dentist found dead
TUPELO – Dr. Thurmond Beasley, a Tupelo dentist who had been missing since Sunday, was found dead Thursday morning near Anniston, Ala., in an apparent car accident.

Missing Mississippi Dentist Died in Car Wreck
Authorities say a Tupelo dentist who had been missing since Sunday has been found dead in Alabama.

Dentist accused in hit-and-run files plea agreement
The two had been in some type of altercation earlier in the evening, although witness accounts differed.

Missing Tupelo dentist found dead
TUPELO – Dr. Thurmond Beasley, a Tupelo dentist who had been missing since Sunday, was found dead Thursday morning near Anniston, Ala., in an apparent car accident.

Texas dentist recounts his run-in on binational lake
Competitive fisherman Richard Drake was stalking bass on southern Texas' Falcon Reservoir in May when he heard someone yelling over his left shoulder.

Dr. Jan Linhart Wins 2010 Concierge Choice Award
Manhattan dentist takes home prize for Emergency Services.

Dentist admits three sex attacks
A dentist accused of murdering his wife and his ex-lover's husband admits sexually assaulting three women patients at his Ballymoney surgery.

Dentist admits indecent assaults
A dentist in the North accused of murdering his wife and his ex-lover’s husband pleaded guilty today to indecently assaulting three women patients at his surgery.

Accused dentist admits sex attacks
A dentist accused of murdering his wife and his ex-lover's husband has pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting three women patients at his surgery. Related Stories Consultancy firm to create 45 jobs Murder-charge dentist admits sex attacks on patients Concern over dissident bomb-making Court rebukes Nobel peace laureate Family heartache at murder-suicide

Murder suspect dentist admits sex abuse
Ballymoney dentist Colin David Howell who, with his former lover Hazel Roberta Stewart, is already accused of the murders of their respective spouses in May 1991, has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing three women.

Dentist admits indecent assault of patients
A 51-year-old dentist has pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting three female patients at his surgery in Ballymoney, Co Antrim.

Dentist murder accused admits sex abuse
Ballymoney dentist Colin David Howell who, with his former lover Hazel Roberta Stewart, is already accused of the murders of their respective spouses in May 1991, has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing three women.

Dentist back in business
Our investigation uncovered De La Fuente opened a new office in the Stone Oak area near Huebner

Dentist convicted on child porn charge can get license back
A dentist stripped of his license after he was convicted of possessing child pornography will be able to get his license back, according to a recent Department of Health order.

Stourbridge dentist in five-year ‘dishonesty campaign’
Tuesday 5th October 2010, 11:30AM BST. A Stourbridge dentist cheated patients out of more than £84,000 during a five-year “campaign of dishonesty”, a court heard.

Rossendale prison dentist to face jail term
A PRISON dentist from Rossendale who claimed twice for treating in-mates at the country’s first privately-run jail is facing a prison term himself.

Unlicensed dentist back in business
Our investigation uncovered De La Fuente opened a new office in the Stone Oak area near Huebner

Dentist sued after boy swallows tool
HOUSTON, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- A Texas dentist is being sued by parents who claim their young son swallowed a piece of dental equipment during an exam.

Portland dentist who once worked with the Trail Blazers retires after 58 years
When Dr. Larry Mudrick -- Oregon's oldest practicing dentist -- announced his retirement, a 60-year-old woman, a patient since she was 10, cried. An era was ending.

Renton Dentist Convicted On Child Porn Charge Can Get License Back
A dentist convicted of possessing child pornography will be allowed to get his Washington license back, seattlepi.com reports.

Norton dentist opens Taunton Dental Associates on Washington Street
To all those discolored incisors and decaying bicuspids out there: There is a new dentist in town. Dr. Manbeen Riar, of Norfolk, opened Taunton Dental Associates at 95 Washington St. in downtown Taunton last Monday. The first floor office is located across the street from Morton Hospital. Riar, 38, said that what sets her practice apart is cutting edge technology.

Dentist convicted on child porn charge can get license back
A dentist stripped of his license after being convicted of possessing child pornography will be able to get his license back, according to a recent Department of Health order.

PHOTOS: RedSnook victory brings smile to local dentist’s face
Though he lost the overall championship of the Conservancy of Southwest Florida’s 2010 RedSnook Catch and Release Charity Tournament by just a few points on Sunday, Dr. Bill Sullivan was all smiles. After all, he is the leader of Team Smile Maker, and, as a local dentist for the last decade, operates Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry of Naples. So for him to do anything less than flash his pearly ...

Patients worry about treatment from shady dentist
Julio De La Fuente was arrested two months ago for operating without a license in Castle Hills, but just recently opened another office in Stone Oak.

Denver dentist worked tirelessly for civil rights
Dr. Max Raabe, a dentist who was 91 when he died of respiratory problems on Oct. 1, had patients who loved him, but his civil-rights work wasn't always as popular.

Hainault dentist soaks up Commonwealth Games atmosphere
A HAINAULT dentist has shown athletes from Wales and New Zealand around the largest temple in the world as he carries out voluntary work for the Commonwealth Games.

Maple Shade dentist strives for personal touch
For Dr. Sophia Lee, it’s all about the patients.

Dentist found dead in Cahulga Creek
A Mississippi dentist whose family had reported him missing several days previous was found dead in Cleburne County Thursday, his body trapped inside his wrecked Lexus in Cahulga Creek, Coroner Rudy Rooks said.

Dentist found dead in Cahulga Creek
A Mississippi dentist whose family had reported him missing several days previous was found dead in Cleburne County Thursday, his body trapped inside his wrecked Lexus in Cahulga Creek, Coroner Rudy Rooks said.

Dentist opens new office
Dr. Anthony "Tony" Scoma - a La Jolla native, graduate of The Bishop's School and father of three - has opened the Scoma Pediatric Dentistry in the Village. It has always been his plan to practice in his hometown, where he now has the first and only pediatric practice at 875 Prospect St. He also has an office in Scripps Ranch. Go to www.scomapediatricdentistry.com .

Judge warning over dentist trial delays
Legal representatives for dentist Colin Howell and his ex-lover Hazel Steward have been warned by a judge that there could be no further delays to the start of their double murder trial.

Warning over delays in dentist trial
The lawyer and legal representatives of dentist Colin Howell and his ex-lover Hazel Stewart were warned by a judge today that there could be no further delays to the start of their double murder trial.

Judge warns over dentist trial delays
Legal representatives for dentist Colin Howell and his ex-lover Hazel Steward have been warned by a judge that there could be no further delays to the start of their double murder trial.

Regina dentist Tony Romaniuk offers free dental care
Going to the dentist can be a drilling experience, especially for your wallet. About 30 people lined up outside Enhance Dental Centre in Regina on Friday morning to benefit from its second annual day of free dental work.

Judge hits out at delays in dentist Colin Howell murder trial
A Crown lawyer and legal representatives for dentist Colin Howell and ex-lover Hazel Stewart have been warned by a judge that there can be no further delays to the start of a double murder trial. Related Stories Grieving family of North West 200 crash death rider still backing road racing Elderly warned of mobility con Declassified files from Northern Ireland Troubles placed online Summit bids ...

Prison dentist faces jail over £300k con
A prison dentist with a practice in Whitworth defrauded the NHS by more than £300,000 and could now face jail. For more than two years, John Hudson, of Highgate Lane, Whitworth, treated inmates at Altcourse Prison, in Merseyside. But the 58-year-old, who was paid £130,000-a-year by the private prison, also wrongfully billed the NHS for the work.

$14 million in bonds on Maine ballot
Amanda Moors, who had never been to see a dentist as a child, found she had eight cavities when she started going to a clinic in Sanford, an hour's drive from her South Portland home. After getting fillings, the pain she had endured from her tooth problems disappeared.

Inside a dentist's double life: Authorities say he swapped pill scripts for crack
Police said that when they nabbed Richard Verrette in an undercover drug bust, the Jacksonville dentist had a crack pipe and cocaine residue in his pocket, plus the steel wool junkies use to smoke the poison rock in his truck’s console.

How to prepare a child for a first filling
Give your kid honest answers on what to expect in the dentist chair.

Dentist Wells joins in mission trip to Nicaragua
Every year, U.S. citizens travel all over the world to help those in need and spread the love of Jesus Christ to less blessed regions.

Kingsford dentist accepts plea deal
MARQUETTE - After a federal judge rejected an initial plea agreement Friday, a Dickinson County dentist will now be sentenced in December for illegally dispensing prescription pain-killing drugs.

Hendersonville dentist remembered as quirky, kind
Dr. Thomas Knapp, a beloved and quirky Hendersonville dentist, was found dead at his offices Friday.

Turlock dentist fought smokeless tobacco in baseball
TURLOCK - A Turlock dentist spent three years educating professional baseball players at spring training about the danger of smokeless tobacco.

Hendersonville Dentist Remembered By Family, Friends
A Hendersonville dentist was found dead in a basement office of the clinic he owned on Friday. Thomas Knapp, D.D.S, 40, was found dead of the clinic he had just completely renovated.

Dentist gets special award for serving those with special needs
A Florence pediatric dentist has been recognized as the recipient of the 2010 Dr. Carlos Salinas award for excellence in providing care to those with special needs.

Pearly white teeth aren't necessarily healthy!
Dentist Dr Shantanu Jaradi gives you the lowdown on 10 common oral hygiene myths.

Rotterdam dentist accused in sex abuse of teenage patients
SCHENECTADY -- A city man was arrested at his Rotterdam dental practice Tuesday morning, accused of inappropriately touching several young female patients, State Police announced.

Local Dentist charged with Sexual Abuse
A Rotterdam Dentist is facing charges that he sexually abused ‘several’ teenaged female patients while they were under his care.

Dentist offers sweet cash for candy
MADISON — What's a ghost's favorite candy? BOO-ble gum!