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Outrage after paedophile dentist arrested for third time

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-05-25 23:05

Children's rights activists are outraged following the third arrest and release on bail of a prominent George dentist who has not only been convicted of sex crimes involving a young boy, but who is also facing another similar charge in the Thembalethu Regional Court. The 45-year-old father of three was sentenced in December 2014 to four years house arrest following his conviction on several charges including performing sexual acts on a minor and two charges relating to showing pornographic material to a minor.

Dental students gaining international attention for oral cancer screening video - WRDW-TV

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 20:55

WRDW-TV

Dental students gaining international attention for oral cancer screening video
WRDW-TV
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- What started as a randomly assigned group project is now helping save lives all across the world. Diana Tran, Dahlia Levine, Varun Iyer, and Zach Dubin, four students at the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University, ...

West Virginia Health Right Launches Mobile Dental Clinic - WMKY

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 20:02

WMKY

West Virginia Health Right Launches Mobile Dental Clinic
WMKY
West Virginia Health Right launched a new mobile dental health clinic today at a Charleston ribbon cutting ceremony. The unit will travel to six underserved West Virginia counties – McDowell, Logan, Boone, Clay, Roane and Harrison, offering services ...
Mobile dental clinic to visit Harrison for uninsured, those on MedicaidThe Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

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GC dentists bring care to South American on mission - Garden City News

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 19:35

GC dentists bring care to South American on mission
Garden City News
Drs. Ruth and Anthony Randi, with their son William (center), on their South American dental mission Drs. Ruth and Anthony Randi made their fourth trip to South America on a dental mission this past February. This year was extra special since they were ...

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Daughter to take over dental practice after retirement

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-05-25 18:45

While one local dentist will retire soon after about 41 years, his daughter will follow in his footsteps by beginning her first dental practice in Parsons.

Daughter to take over dental practice after retirement - Parsons Sun

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 14:35

Parsons Sun

Daughter to take over dental practice after retirement
Parsons Sun
While one local dentist will retire soon after about 41 years, his daughter will follow in his footsteps by beginning her first dental practice in Parsons. Dr. Ronald Finley recently announced his pending retirement and that his daughter, Dr. Allyson ...

Derby dental practice rapped over hygiene and safety

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-05-25 14:03

Dental @155 in Uttoxeter New Road was also found to be re-using single-use instruments instead of throwing them away, said the Care Quality Commission . The commission's report said: "Infection control procedures were not in line with current national guidance, as personal protective equipment such as aprons were not being used by staff while cleaning and decontaminating used dental instruments.

How to make an appointment: Free dental care for veterans June 24 in Eugene, Roseburg - KVAL

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 11:02

KVAL

How to make an appointment: Free dental care for veterans June 24 in Eugene, Roseburg
KVAL
"Of the more than 21 million veterans across the U.S., fewer than 10 million are enrolled for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health benefits, which for many does not include dental care benefits, and more than 1.2 million lack health ...
Aspen Dental to provide free services for veteransCrestview News Bulletin
Polk veterans can receive free dental care on June 24The Ledger

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Laser Surgery Tool Improves Oral-Dental Care at Sea - Department of Defense

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 11:01

Department of Defense

Laser Surgery Tool Improves Oral-Dental Care at Sea
Department of Defense
USS RONALD REAGAN AT SEA, May 25, 2017 — The USS Ronald Reagan's dental officer used a laser to perform a lingual frenectomy on Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Steven Wright, from Newark, New Jersey, to treat his ankyloglosia, or tongue-tied ...

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Dental clinics for children available this summer - SIU News

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 10:01

Dental clinics for children available this summer
SIU News
Dental clinics for children available this summer. by Pete Rosenbery. CARBONDALE, Ill. -- There are several opportunities this summer for children in the region to receive free preventive dental services through the Southern Illinois University ...

Residents come together to fight Trowbridge flats scheme

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-05-25 09:35

Residents outside the former health clinic, now a dentist, do not want to see 16 flats built there. Pictures by Diane Vose DV5648 They say plans to increase the height of the building, which is now home to The Halve Health Clinic dentist in Trowbridge, to accommodate the flats would create a myriad of problems and ruin the "community feel" of the area.

Haslett seniors treated to dental health event - WLNS

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 09:31

WLNS

Haslett seniors treated to dental health event
WLNS
HASLETT, Mich (WLNS) – A lunch program today aimed to teach senior citizens about oral health care. This is Delta Dental's second time hosting the “Serving Smiles to Seniors” event. Today it took place at Grange Acres senior apartments in Haslett ...

The importance of data-driven dental outreach programs - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 09:15

Dentistry IQ

The importance of data-driven dental outreach programs
Dentistry IQ
As dental public health providers, we have a responsibility to consider the data in our community. Our local outreach programs can reflect state data, while national systems and policies should address larger scale issues. All programs should be ...

MCDC dental clinic opens - Coldwater Daily Reporter

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 07:46

Coldwater Daily Reporter

MCDC dental clinic opens
Coldwater Daily Reporter
COLDWATER — The nonprofit My Community Dental Centers formally opened its state-of-the art, six-chair, 3,000-square-foot clinic Wednesday in the Community Health Center of Branch County Community Care Conference Center building, east of the ...

Thursday Troubleshooter: What to tell dental patients who refuse to brush - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 07:46

Thursday Troubleshooter: What to tell dental patients who refuse to brush
Dentistry IQ
Yes, unfortunately this is something that dental professionals hear all too often. I've heard it from stay-at-home moms to single professional men who tell me they have no time to brush. One single male patient of mine only brushed on the weekend when ...

West Virginia Health Right Launches Mobile Dental Clinic | West ... - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 06:50

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

West Virginia Health Right Launches Mobile Dental Clinic | West ...
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Marshall University dentistry chariman Raj K. Khanna & Angie Settle, executive director of WV Health Right, cut the ribbon in front of Health Right's new mobile ...

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Managed Care Expansion Raises Concerns for Dental Care - OzarksFirst.com

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 05:26

OzarksFirst.com

Managed Care Expansion Raises Concerns for Dental Care
OzarksFirst.com
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A new system in Missouri has transferred the state run health coverage of thousands of low income adults and children to managed care. Children's Smile Center provides access to more than 30,000 families across six counties who are ...

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Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-05-25 04:42

This particular report looks at the overall Hospitality Hardware M... )--PTC today announced that management will participate in the following conferences next month. What: Baird 2017 Global Consumer, Technology and... )--Cheetah Mobile Inc. , the leading developer of mission-critical mobile utility and security applications, today announced the launch of Security Master.

Polk veterans can receive free dental care on June 24 - News Chief - News Chief

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-05-25 04:21

KVAL

Polk veterans can receive free dental care on June 24 - News Chief
News Chief
Three Aspen Dental offices in Polk County are participating in the company's program of providing free dental care to veterans on one day, June 24. Veterans ...
How to make an appointment: Free dental care for veterans June 24 ...KVAL
Aspen Dental to provide free services for veterans - News ...Crestview News Bulletin

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