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Free dental services offered in SC this Friday - WCNC

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WCNC

Free dental services offered in SC this Friday
WCNC
COLUMBIA, SC (WLTX) - This Friday, August 18, hundreds of dental professionals, students and volunteers will lend their time and talents to people in need of dental care. The South Carolina Dental Association (SCDA) is hosting a day-long, free dental ...

Low Medicaid reimbursement discourages dentists to accept these patients - DesMoinesRegister.com

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DesMoinesRegister.com

Low Medicaid reimbursement discourages dentists to accept these patients
DesMoinesRegister.com
As a practicing dentist I agree that the low Medicaid reimbursement discourages dentists from accepting Medicaid patients [Editorial: Got Medicaid? Good luck with your teeth, Aug. 1]. The Medicaid reimbursement is approximately 30 percent of the normal ...

United States: United States EPA Reinstates Effluent Limitations Guidelines for Dental Offices - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

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United States: United States EPA Reinstates Effluent Limitations Guidelines for Dental Offices
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
EPA recently finalized technology-based pretreatment standards under the Clean Water Act to reduce discharges of mercury and other metals from dental offices into municipal wastewater treatment plants, also known as publicly owned treatment works ...

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Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-08-15 18:19

In villages served the most by dental health aides, children and adults had more preventive care and fewer extractions, cutting down on one of the worst outcomes in dentistry, the study found. Teeth are pulled when they can't be restored, usually because of decay.

Concord Dental Assistant Pleads Guilty to Molesting Underage Patients - NBC Bay Area

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 17:20

NBC Bay Area

Concord Dental Assistant Pleads Guilty to Molesting Underage Patients
NBC Bay Area
A former Concord dental assistant pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to five counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a child under 14 years old, Contra Costa County prosecutors said. Alejandro Saro of Antioch made his plea at 8:30 a.m. in a Martinez ...

Dental Group of Rockford to host Free Dentistry Day Sept. 9 - Rockford Register Star

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 17:15

Dental Group of Rockford to host Free Dentistry Day Sept. 9
Rockford Register Star
ROCKFORD — Dental Group of Rockford, Suite 125, 3065 N. Perryville Road, will host Free Dentistry Day from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 9. Dr. Shobhit Bansal, Dr. Amanda Thornton and team at Dental Group of Rockford, along with the assistance of Dr. Maria ...

Lewisburg bookkeeper accused of stealing $250K from dental practice - WZTV

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 15:52

WZTV

Lewisburg bookkeeper accused of stealing $250K from dental practice
WZTV
Agents said she is accused of stealing more than $250,000 while working as a receptionist and bookkeeper for a Lewisburg dental practice. The TBI said she took the money from Feb. 2014-Jan. 2017. A Marshall County, Tenn., grand jury indicted Nash on ...

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This chewing gum detects dental disease - PBS NewsHour

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:52

PBS NewsHour

This chewing gum detects dental disease
PBS NewsHour
The newest addition to your dentist's grab bag of goodies might soon be gum. European scientists describe the development of a chewing gum that detects oral infections Tuesday in Nature Communications. The tech could prove particularly useful for ...
Würzburg scientists detect dental infections with gumDeutsche Welle
Chewing Gum Could be Used as Rapid Test for InflammationLaboratory Equipment

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4 Ways Dentists Are Using Social Content to Educate Patients

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-08-15 13:36

In a world where one out of four people uses the internet to self-diagnose and treat health symptoms, the need for reliable information cannot be overstated. There is a growing concern for doctors from different fields to build an online presence and reach out to their patients.

Plaza College Introduces First Dental Hygiene Program In Queens - Markets Insider

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 12:36

Plaza College Introduces First Dental Hygiene Program In Queens
Markets Insider
NEW YORK, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Plaza College's new degree program in Dental Hygiene has received initial accreditation from the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) of the American Dental Association (ADA). The awarding of this ...

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UB dental school ranked among top 10 in nation and No. 11 worldwide - UB News Center

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 11:52

UB dental school ranked among top 10 in nation and No. 11 worldwide
UB News Center
The UB School of Dental Medicine was among the 200 dental schools worldwide to receive the recognition in the Dentistry and Oral Sciences category of the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017. Photo: Douglas Levere ...

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'I admit it': Concord dental assistant pleads guilty to molesting five girls - East Bay Times

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 11:25

East Bay Times

'I admit it': Concord dental assistant pleads guilty to molesting five girls
East Bay Times
MARTINEZ — When they first surfaced, the allegations against former Concord dental assistant Alejandro Saro shocked the Bay Area; he was charged with molesting young girls who were under anesthesia and recording pornographic videos of them.

Maria Matias: Refugee to dental hygienist - Valley Courier

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 10:32

Valley Courier

Maria Matias: Refugee to dental hygienist
Valley Courier
ALAMOSA — From homeless refugee to dental hygienist, Maria Matias' journey began many years — and many miles — ago in Guatemala. Recently opening SLV Global Dental Care in Alamosa — in large part to give back to the community that became ...

Maria Matias: Refugee to dental hygienist - Valley Courier

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 10:32

Maria Matias: Refugee to dental hygienist
Valley Courier
ALAMOSA — From homeless refugee to dental hygienist, Maria Matias' journey began many years — and many miles — ago in Guatemala. Recently opening SLV Global Dental Care in Alamosa — in large part to give back to the community that became ...

Premier Dental holds free dental day on Aug. 26 - KETV Omaha

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:54

KETV Omaha

Premier Dental holds free dental day on Aug. 26
KETV Omaha
Those who participate will have their choice of a cleaning, filling or extraction for those 19 years or older. Advertisement. All treatment is on a first come, first serve basis and the first 125 patients are guaranteed to be seen. A valid photo ID is ...

What's up at Bob Evans? - Kansas City Star

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:31

Kansas City Star

What's up at Bob Evans?
Kansas City Star
Aspen Dental is network of independent dental practices, which have business and administrative support from a management company. It has more than 600 offices across the United States, according to its website. Dunning said there's also been a lot of ...

Focus on Family: Back to school dental tips - WGN-TV

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:15

Focus on Family: Back to school dental tips
WGN-TV
For athletes, get a custom mouth guard, fitted at the dental office. An athlete is 60% more likely to sustain a dental injury without a properly fitted custom mouth guard. A custom made guard will last up to three years. If dental injury happens, time ...

Dr. Jig Patel Calms Dental Fear in Schaumburg, IL with Custom Sedation Dentistry - Benzinga

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 09:02

Dr. Jig Patel Calms Dental Fear in Schaumburg, IL with Custom Sedation Dentistry
Benzinga
Dr. Jig Patel is pleased to announce that he now offers nitrous oxide for more customized sedation dentistry treatment at his practice, Schaumburg Dental Studio. Those who suffer from dental fear in Schaumburg, IL, can relax while having their teeth ...

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Würzburg scientists detect dental infections with gum - Deutsche Welle

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-08-15 08:09

Deutsche Welle

Würzburg scientists detect dental infections with gum
Deutsche Welle
Meinel and his team developed the gum in cooperation with the University of Düsseldorf and research institutes in Jena and Berlin and tested it on patients at the dental clinic of Rimini in Italy. The researchers announced the gum in the journal Nature ...
Chewing gum rapid test for inflammationMedical Xpress

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