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Advant Dental Launches Healthy Teeth and Gums for Life Campaign
Dr. Mojan Safavi, dentist, McKinney, TX, announces that Advant Dental will conduct a Healthy Teeth and Gums for Life Campaign to educate community members and make a difference in the lives of patients in McKinney, Frisco, Allen, Prosper, Plano and ...

Now Care Dental Wins Consecutive Talk of the Town Awards for Excellent ...
Now Care Dental Wins Consecutive Talk of the Town Awards for Excellent ...

Ariz. updates rules for dentists and Botox
August 1, 2012 -- Dentists in Arizona can administer Botox and dermal fillers as long as it is part of a dental treatment plan, according to a Substantive Policy Statement update issued in June by the Arizona State Board of Dental Examiners. According ...

Mishawaka dentist gives $300000 to IU South Bend
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A Mishawaka dentist has donated $300000 to Indiana University South Bend for a new dental education wing in a structure formerly known as the Associates Building. The South Bend Tribune reports ( ) the donation was made by ...

Cosmetic Dentist in Saratoga Springs Says Dental Implants Are Preferred to ...
Cosmetic Dentist in Saratoga Springs Says Dental Implants Are Preferred to ...

IDA Announces Dental Marketing Websites With Facebook Integration
The New Patient Marketing Machine™ from Internet Dental Alliance, Inc. (IDA) now features Facebook integration for its professional and premium level dental marketing packages. Tone benefit is that updates to a practice's Web Portals (dental websites ...

Dentist spent NHS money on shoes
A dentist who conned the NHS out of £1.4m – much of which she spent on exotic holidays and designer shoes – has been warned she faces a 'substantial' jail term after a jury found her guilty of conspiracy to defraud. Dr Joyce Trail was convicted at ...

Henry Schein Chairman and CEO Stanley M. Bergman Honored By Hispanic ...
Henry Schein Chairman and CEO Stanley M. Bergman Honored By Hispanic ...

European Dental Implant Market to Contract in 2012 and Then Grow Slowly
In response to economic conditions, many dentists have switched to lower-priced products, allowing them to provide more affordable implants and thus continue to perform procedures and maintain profit margins. Opportunities at this lower-priced end of ...

Discount Dental Plans Make Orthodontics Surprisingly Affordable
SAN DIEGO, Calif., July 31, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Dentists are increasingly recommending braces for both adults and children for health as well as cosmetic reasons. Unfortunately, the costs associated with orthodontic procedures, equipment and office ...

Dr. Anthony G. Sclar Announces "All-on-4-or-More" Dental Implant Course
MIAMI, FL, Aug 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Dr. Anthony G. Sclar announces a new 3-day CE course for restorative dentists, specialists and laboratory technicians with intermediate to advanced experience in implant dentistry, who desire to ...

Marion resident Earl Briggs: From dentist to jewelry maker
Marion — Marion resident Earl Briggs has a do-it-yourself attitude. He is a painter who also makes his own line of nautical jewelry. When his water bill was higher than his liking, Briggs personally installed a well on his property. When he decided ...

Alumina: Dental Crowns, Cores, and Reinforcement
These qualities make alumina the perfect candidate for use both in and outside of the dental field. Aside from its dental purposes, alumina is used in fluorescent and sodium vapor lamps, hip replacements, bicycle parts, protection against radiation ...

IDA Announces Dental Marketing Websites with Facebook Integration
The New Patient Marketing Machine™ from Internet Dental Alliance, Inc. (IDA) now features Facebook integration for its professional and premium level dental marketing packages. Tone benefit is that updates to a practice's Web Portals (dental websites ...

People with intellectual disabilities prone to poor dental health
Today I'm writing about a phenomenon at the other end of the dental-care spectrum. Research published Wednesday morning in the Journal of the American Dental Association sheds light on the dental health of people whose intellectual or developmental ...

Three metro-area dental patients test positive for infection
Three former patients of a Denver-area dentist who sought testing after being warned about possible HIV and hepatitis exposure have tested positive to infection, state health officials announced Wednesday morning. The trio were patients of Dr. Stephen ...

Henry Schein Chairman and CEO Stanley M. Bergman Honored By (HDA) (NDA ...
Henry Schein Chairman and CEO Stanley M. Bergman Honored By (HDA) (NDA ...

Esteban Campos Accused of Practicing Dentistry and Dispensing Meds Without ...
Esteban Campos Accused of Practicing Dentistry and Dispensing Meds Without ...

Dentist May Have Infected 3 Patients
DENVER -- State health officials say three people may have been infected by a dentist accused of reusing syringes and needles to administer drugs to some of his patients over more than a decade, but difficult to say for sure. Meanwhile, Denver police ...

Bottled water might harm kids' teeth
And with Americans now consuming about 8.4 billion gallons of bottled water each year, according to the Beverage Marketing Corp., some experts say that turning away from tap water means more cavities and worse dental hygiene. Concern are most acute ...

Dental Exam is Not a Mandate for Student School Enrollment
Dental Exam is Not a Mandate for Student School Enrollment. A state education policy requesting dental health certificates is purely a request and failure to provide it will not keep students out of class. By Kaitlyn Piccoli; Email the author; 1:15 pm ...

Forked River Dentist Receives Fellowship Award from Academy of General ...
Forked River Dentist Receives Fellowship Award from Academy of General ...

Advance Dental Family Care Introduces Philadelphia Cosmetic Dentist
Philadelphia, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/01/2012 -- Advanced Family Dental Care introduces Cosmetic Dentistry in Philadelphia, offering all types of services. Their Philadelphia Cosmetic Dentists can do anything that may include, correcting any kind of ...

Internationally recognized biomedical engineer joins UCLA School of Dentistry ...
Internationally recognized biomedical engineer joins UCLA School of Dentistry ...

Dentists to Offer Free Dental Services, Teeth Cleanings
The free dental care event will be held from 9:00am to 4:00pm. Dentists will perform free professional dental cleanings, in order to offer a healthy smile to the little ones. The exact location of the free dental clinic is at 6323 South Rural Road ...

Edmonton Dentist Educates the Alberta Community Using Interactive Website
EDMONTON, AB, Aug 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Edmonton family dentist Dr. Derek Fika has announced the launch of a new, patient-focused website. The practice recently launched the new website created by dental web design leader, ...

Free Dental Clinic for Low Income Shceduled
free-dental-care-children. Share This Dental Story |. This is going to be a joint effort free dental clinic sponsored by Mission of Mercy, CDA (California Dental Association) and the CDA Foundation. The exact location of the free clinic will be at 1600 ...

Adams Co. judge rules against dentist
The Natchez Democrat reports ( (link) NlAGv1) that the suspension came after the Mississippi State Board of Dental Examiners investigated Holt's practice in 2010 and found numerous violations. The dental board delayed the suspension because Holt ...

Dr. Mary Tope closes longtime Aiken dental practice
Tope, an Aiken native, studied dentistry at the Medical College of South Carolina and the University of South Carolina in the early 1970s, and had a lengthy career with the U.S. Public Health Service's Dental Corps before returning to open her practice ...

Christiansburg dentist's license gets suspended
Since 2004, state dental regulators have given Smith three reprimands and $16000 in penalties, put his license on probation, and ordered re-medial training in dental procedures, pharmacology and record keeping. Earlier this year, a regulator who ...

MRG Research: North American Dental Implant Market to Grow at Annual Rate ...
MRG Research: North American Dental Implant Market to Grow at Annual Rate ...

Kenneth C. Fordham, 83, dentist in Radnor
Kenneth C. Fordham Sr., 83, a Radnor dentist from 1954 to 2004, died of complications from dementia on Tuesday, July 17, at Avow Hospice in Naples, Fla. He had moved from Strafford to Florida in 2006. Born in Regensburg, Germany, Dr. Fordham ...

Irvine dentist referral service brings smiles to community
For years, an Irvine-based referral organization has brought smiles to the community through dental work and community service. The Smile Generation, which connects patients with dentists in nearly 300 West Coast offices, is the world's No. 1 provider ...

Three ex-patients of Denver-area dentist test positive for infection
Three people who sought testing after being warned about possible infection exposure from a Denver-area dentist have tested positive, state health officials announced Wednesday morning. The three were patients of Dr. Stephen Stein between 1999 and ...

COMMUNITY COMMENT: Faith communities should take lead in saving dental ...
COMMUNITY COMMENT: Faith communities should take lead in saving dental ...

Three patients of dentist infected
Colorado health officials say three people may have been infected by a Denver dentist who reused syringes to administer drugs to some of his patients. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment asked thousands of Dr. Stephen Stein's ...

New York City Cosmetic Dentist Stresses Importance of Continued Education
NEW YORK, NY, Aug 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- According to the most recent update from the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there are currently 155700 dentists employed in the U.S., a number that is expected to ...

Springfield Dentist Makes Online Appointment Scheduling Easy
About Dr. Michael Beasley: Dr. Michael Beasley, dentist in Springfield, has been practicing dentistry in the Springfield area since graduating from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry in 1983. Dr. Beasley and his staff offer a ...

Horse dentistry industry set for overhaul
The government is promising to improve the quality of horses' dental care by sorting out the respective roles of vets and technicians. Some in the equine world have complained that care quality is not even enough and needs standardising. The Department ...

Dental practice revamps office in Milton
For more than 30 years, Mercer and Sydell Dental has been offering comfortable care in its Dover location; now Cape Region residents can benefit from those years of experience. Mercer and Sydell recently opened a new office in Milton. The office ...

Cosmetic Dentist in San Diego Returns From Case Presentation Lectures
SPEAR Education is a team of educators motivated to providing dentists with courses, lectures, and workshops that promote innovative strategies and clinical excellence. The recent course attended by Dr. Salazar presented attendees with a software to ...

Union Dental Files for Patent for Ozonated Water Disinfector
2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Union Dental Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:UDHI) announced today the filing of a patent (Patent Pending #13/548128) for an ozone purified water disinfector to be used in dental operatories. The filing was done on behalf of a ...

Argus Dental Plan and Florida Dental Association Services Partner to Launch ...
Argus Dental Plan and Florida Dental Association Services Partner to Launch ...

Largest Private Dental Practice in NYC Metro Area Chooses Broadview Cloud ...
Largest Private Dental Practice in NYC Metro Area Chooses Broadview Cloud ...

Dentists move to new office
THOMASTON — After the landlord of 14 South Main Street decided to put his property up for sale, the current occupant, Thomaston Dental Associates, felt it was time for a change. Judith Lombardo, D.M.D, after purchasing the dental practice five years ...

Canadian journal features DentalVibe
The journal highlights how DentalVibe is making pain-free injections possible for patients, children, and adults, with or without sedation dentistry. . Oral Health Journal's profile of the DentalVibe product demonstrates the device's expanding ...

Three infections found in Colo. dentist needle probe
(Credit: drstephenstein.com). (CBS News) Three possible infections have been linked to embattled Colorado oral surgeon Dr. Stephen Stein, the man accused of reusing needles for more than a decade at his dental offices. HIV fears over Colo. dentist ...

Free Dentistry: Get Your Chompers Fixed Free of Charge
The Foothill Dental Group will be offering free dental care to the "first 100+" patients who show up to the dentists' Monrovia headquarters on Friday, Aug. 3. The event is being put on in partnership with non-profit Dentistry from the Heart. "From 7 a ...

It's Showtime for Sirona Dental Systems
Sirona Dental Systems (NAS: SIRO) is expected to report Q3 earnings on Aug. 3. Here's what Wall Street wants to see: The 10-second takeaway. Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Sirona Dental ...

Monrovia dental office to offer free services Friday
MONROVIA - A Monrovia dental office will be providing free dental services to Monrovia-area residents Friday to help those in need of care. The event will take place from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Foothill Dental, 837 W. Foothill Blvd., organizers said in a ...