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Arnold Motor Supply, Schmidt Pediatric Dentistry support Flagfest
(Above) Grant Schenk, representing Arnold Motor Supply, presented a donation to Flagfest co-chairs Brad Smith, Kurt Schwarck and John Zinn, demonstrating support for the annual Spencer festival. (Below) Donna Roxtad and Christy Bjorklund, representing ...

A word from our sponsors: Fulmer Dentistry hosts blood drive
fulmer-blood-donate Note: James Fulmer, DDS is a westofthei.com sponsor. — DH The Paddock Lake-based dentistry practice of James Fulmer, DDS, sponsored a blood drive, Friday, May 24. The Blood Center of Wisconsin Bus was at the center from 7 a.m. ...

A true advocate for oral health: Zjala retires from Dental Clinic
Friends and colleagues say Mary Ann Zjala's passion for young people's dental care made Ministry Door County Medical Center's Dental Clinic what it is today. Zjala retired Friday. / Pamela Parks/For the Door County Advocate ...

Research roundup: Questioning money-saving value of kids' preventive dentistry ...
Research roundup: Questioning money-saving value of kids' preventive dentistry ...

Grayson Cosmetic Dentistry Practice Hiring
A cosmetic dentistry practice in Grayson is hiring a dental assistant. Experience in expanded duty assisting is required, and proficiency in Eaglesoft software is preferred. Click here for more information and to find out how to apply. View more jobs ...

California Dental Association: Calling All Members
The percentage of associations that include a volunteer or staff welcome phone call in new-member onboarding, according to Marketing General's 2012 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report. Associations with new-member retention rates above 60 ...

Coachella Valley Spotlight: Local Organization Offers Free Dental Services to ...
Coachella Valley Spotlight: Local Organization Offers Free Dental Services to ...

Dental health services coming to county
Starting this month, Freeborn County families who are underinsured or on medical assistance will be able to receive dental health services through Freeborn County Public Health. The county is contracting with Children's Dental Health Service, of ...

Local pediatric dentists donated $12860 in free dentistry to kids
On Thursday, May 23, 2013, Dr. John Gennantonio, Dr. Katie Stewart, Dr. Sarah Husted and the staff of Sea of Smiles, Pediatric Dentistry, donated a morning of free pediatric dental care. For the second year in a row, the dentists opened up their hearts ...

Nicole Lezin and Laura Marcus: Adult dental care: Making the case for coverage
For many of us, going to the dentist is a scary prospect. Here's an even scarier scenario: not being able to go to the dentist at all. Half of all residents in our county lack dental insurance and live with that scenario year after year. The reasons ...

Biz Beat: Turlock dentist offering free help for teeth
On Saturday, Robert McCulla will host Dentistry From the Heart, providing more than 75 people with free dentistry on a first-come, first-served basis, his office said in a news release. It's the first time McCulla has hosted the event, which he hopes ...

Dentistry With A Heart: Lilly Family Dentistry Offers Free Dental Care
By Staci DaSilva [email protected] Saturday was Lilly Family Dentistry's 2nd Annual "Dentistry With A Heart" event. All dentists, hygienists and staff members volunteered their time to treat overMore>>. Saturday was Lilly Family Dentistry's 2nd ...

Do Hedge Funds and Insiders Love Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (SIRO)?
Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRO) shareholders have witnessed an increase in support from the world's most elite money managers of late. To the average investor, there are a multitude of indicators shareholders can use to monitor publicly ...

Angie's List: Your pet's dental health
“If pets develop painful dental conditions or inflammatory conditions, like periodontal disease, it can affect their internal organ function" says veterinarian Dr. Matthew Lemmons. "It definitely affects their kidneys and potentially their heart and ...

Dentistry: KMU announces BDS third year results
Students of the Khyber College of Dentistry, Saulat Jehan, Sara Ali and Seema Abid secured first, second and third positions by obtaining 493, 489 and 486 marks respectively, out of the total 600 marks, said a press release issued here by the KMU. In ...

Capitol Hill Dentist Dr Terry Victor Now Accepting PPO Insurance Plans: Option ...
Capitol Hill Dentist Dr Terry Victor Now Accepting PPO Insurance Plans: Option ...

Roving dental hygienist pedals, peddling smiles
Ms. McQueen, who has been a registered dental hygienist since 1989, grew up on a farm between Kingston and Picton, which is about 40 miles directly west of Kingston in Prince Edward County. She has cycled since a child and has numerous bikes, ...

Somerville Dental Program Gets $95K Grant
Somerville High School's new dental assisting program received a $95,745 grant from the state, according to an announcement issued May 28 by Lt. Gov. Timothy Murray, whose last day in office is Sunday. The state's Vocational School Grant Program ...

Baby got his first tooth? Time to see the dentist - WLOX.com - The News for ...
Baby got his first tooth? Time to see the dentist - WLOX.com - The News for ...

Baby got his first tooth? Time to see the dentist
(CNN) - If your baby has received his or her first tooth, it's time to see the dentist. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends children be seen by a dentist between the ages of 3 and 9 months. Their first visit should be scheduled no ...

Sunnyvale Dentist Joins the California Dental Association (CDA) Cares Event in ...
Sunnyvale Dentist Joins the California Dental Association (CDA) Cares Event in ...

Hundreds get free dental work in Lincoln
LINCOLN, R.I. (WPRI) - Nearly a thousand people received free dental care this weekend at CCRI in Lincoln. The event was organized by the Rhode Island Oral Health Foundation at the college campus, and offered procedures ranging from fillings and ...

The Top Dentists in Greater New Orleans
Sure, we know the best part about the experience of going to the dentist is leaving, especially after the bill has been paid. There is also some satisfaction in having healthier teeth, especially if we know that they've had the benefit of a top-rated ...

Commercial Passive House Consultancy Passiv Science Announces that ...
Commercial Passive House Consultancy Passiv Science Announces that ...

Dick Van Dyke blames dental implants for head pain
But Van Dyke, 87, once again took to Twitter -- where he had revealed his problem -- to tell fans that he's nailed down the source. "It seems that titanium dental implants are the cause of my head pounding," Van Dyke tweeted, "Has anyone else ...

Comfort Dental opens Heath office
Comfort Dental has announced the opening of its ninth location in central Ohio, at 613 Hebron Rd., Heath. Dentists serving that office are Brandon Canfield, Samir Merchant and Mark Halverson. Office hours are available Monday through Saturday, the ...

First dental students in decades to train in St. Louis
People in Missouri have some of the worst teeth in the country, but it's not all their fault. One in five residents lives in an area with too few dentists, and more than 1 million people don't have dental insurance. To help fill those cavities, the ...

Brighton Implant Clinic's Dental Surgeons Gain Expertise in All-on-Four ...
Brighton Implant Clinic's Dental Surgeons Gain Expertise in All-on-Four ...

Hundreds treated at free dental clinic in Lincoln
LINCOLN, R.I. (AP) — More than 900 people received free dental work over the weekend at a clinic at the Community College of Rhode Island's Lincoln campus. Volunteer dentists and hygienists provided an estimated $300,000 worth of cleanings, X-rays, ...

Premier Austin Dentist Now Offering Custom Dentures and $100 Off Initial ...
Premier Austin Dentist Now Offering Custom Dentures and $100 Off Initial ...

Lilburn Job Alert: Cooks, Dental Lab Technicians and More
Excel Dental Lab in Lilburn is interviewing for Dental Lab Technicians. Openings are available in the areas of waxing, metal finishing, porcelain, front office/pickup/delivery and more. Previous experience is required and school graduates are ...

Start-up tries tapping market of uninsured US dental patients
Dental services for adults are not part of the Affordable Care Act, which Brighter founder and chief executive Jake Winebaum believes could encourage more businesses to drop their existing dental-care coverage. That could help Brighter win customers, ...

Brighter relaunches its platform to make affordable dental care more ...
Brighter relaunches its platform to make affordable dental care more ...

Doctors Partner and Form New Dental Practice Downtown Dentist Syracuse
Doctors Partner and Form New Dental Practice Downtown Dentist Syracuse. When you visit Syracuse dentists Dr. Christopher Zimmerman and Dr. Tyler Mead your smile is our top priority. Our entire team of dental professionals is dedicated to providing you ...

Start-up tries tapping market of uninsured dental patients
Dental services for adults are not part of the Affordable Care Act, which Brighter founder and chief executive Jake Winebaum believes could encourage more businesses to drop their existing dental-care coverage. That could help Brighter win customers, ...

4th Dental Battalion Give Care to Alaskans
4th Dental Battalion assists Alaskan people during Arctic Care 2013 – a multi-service humanitarian and training program taking place above the Arctic Circle in Alaska. It focuses on enhancing the interoperability and capacity of U.S. forces in ...

N.C. dental board loses challenge to teeth whitener kiosks
The N.C. State Board of Dental Examiners was denied a petition in a case it brought against teeth-whitening kiosks, the Triangle Business Journal reports. The dental board sought to shut down the kiosks, frequently found in shopping malls, on the basis ...

Minnesota Dentists Bringing Free Dental Care To Patients In Need In Northern ...
Minnesota Dentists Bringing Free Dental Care To Patients In Need In Northern ...

Dental pioneer Nobel Biocare seeks way back to sales success
... dental implants at the Nobel Biocare manufacturing facility in Yorba Linda,. View Photo. Reuters/Reuters - A worker inspects titanium dental implants at the Nobel Biocare manufacturing facility in Yorba Linda, California May 16, 2013. REUTERS/Mike ...

North Portland event June 22 offers free medical, dental services
Basic medical exams, basic dental cleaning and emergency dental treatment, basic optical services, social services, children's activities, and a free lunch will be available, according to event organizers. The school is at 6941 N. Central St ...

Dental office chains expanding in Arkansas
What used to be a business of locally-owned and operated dental clinics in cities small and large alike is transforming into corporate-structured operations with name brands seen not just across multiple cities, but multiple states. Leigh Scott ...

Springetts dentist's license suspended for unsanitary practices
Officials have temporarily suspended the license of a York County dentist who is accused of unsanitary practices in her Springettsbury Township office. Beginning April 29, the state Board of Dentistry issued a 180-day suspension of the licenses and ...

Thanks to Michael Douglas, it's a Great Day for Dental Dams
On a Metafilter thread, one commenter took a thoughtful approach to the question of whether or not to consider dental dams: “It's possible people are weighing the risks,” she wrote, “and just happen to rank 'choking to death on a loose sheet of latex ...

How the N.C. dental board can still take the fight to teeth-whitener kiosks
In December, the dental board wanted to shut down the kiosks, frequently found in shopping malls, because the board classifies teeth whitening as dentistry, a service that only licensed dentists may provide. The Federal Trade Commission had sided with ...

RI 'stealth' dentist must repay CT $10M
The Rhode Island operator of three "stealth'' dental clinics in Stamford, Trumbull and West Haven agreed to repay the state $9.9 million to settle civil Medicaid fraud charges, authorities say. Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen announced the ...

St. Petersburg Dentistry- A Family Tradition with Country Roots
Dentistry amongst one of the elite dentists in St. Petersburg, Florida, has experienced a traditional pattern of following in the footsteps of his family. Dr. Lawrence Klein, DDS, discussed with us some of his family history roots that led him to his ...

Free Dental Care
“Dental health can affect your whole body,” Freeborn County Public Health Director Sue Yost said. 'It can affect the heart, it can affect other organs. And so it's important to make sure and take care of your teeth. Keep them healthy as possible and if ...

Former Quarterback Jim Kelly's Upper Jaw Bone Cancer: Prosthodontists Team ...
Former Quarterback Jim Kelly's Upper Jaw Bone Cancer: Prosthodontists Team ...

Dental products maker expanding in Morristown
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — State officials say that dental and cosmetic products manufacturer Team Technologies Inc. is expanding its facility in Morristown, adding 200 jobs in the process. Department of Economic and Community Development ...

Dental Emergency Department Visits Increase
The total number of dental emergency department visits in the United States nearly doubled from 2000 to 2010, according to a study by Thomas Wall, MA, MBA, and Kamyar Nasseh, PhD, from the American Dental Association (ADA), published online in May ...