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Why the 2 Main Dental Supply Companies Just Tanked - Motley Fool

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 18:01

Why the 2 Main Dental Supply Companies Just Tanked
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Under Armour (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) rose 17% on its first good news in a while -- strong sales everywhere, except North America. AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC) popped on reports that Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA) is in talks to acquire an even ...

California dentist charged in mother's strangulation

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2018-02-14 17:50

A prominent dentist has been charged with murder in the strangling death of his 67-year-old mother in Beverly Hills. The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office says the count against 36-year-old Daniel Simon Yacobi includes a special circumstance allegation of murder for financial gain.

KU moving forward on planning for a dental school despite legislative setback - Lawrence Journal World

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 17:18

KU moving forward on planning for a dental school despite legislative setback
Lawrence Journal World
Topeka — University of Kansas Chancellor Douglas Girod said Wednesday that the university will continue doing preliminary planning work on establishing a dental school at the Medical Center campus in Kansas City, Kan., despite the fact that a key ...

OPINION: Glaze right to push for College of Educators to regulate teaching

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2018-02-14 15:21

The Myra Freeman and Glaze education reviews have both found significant levels of public dissatisfaction with the P-12 school system. A College of Educators, composed of teachers and principals, would be a most constructive way of rebuilding public trust and confidence in our system.

Are working interviews right for your dental practice? - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:25

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Are working interviews right for your dental practice?
Dentistry IQ
It's no surprise that working interviews have become popular, particularly in the dental industry. Gaining firsthand insight into how a candidate responds to patients, staff, and the surroundings allows an interviewer to anticipate the candidate's ...

Texas ranks near the bottom on dental health - Hays Free Press

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 13:02

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Texas ranks near the bottom on dental health
Hays Free Press
Texas ranks near the bottom of the list when it comes to dental health, according to a study conducted by WalletHub. According to the study, Texas ranks 42nd out of all 50 states in the U.S. in regards to care of those pearly whites. Dr. Ashley ...

Smile Wonders Invites NOVA Community to Free Day of Dentistry

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2018-02-14 10:44

RESTON, Va., Feb.14: Dr. Rishita Jaju, a pediatric dentist at Smile Wonders in Reston, VA, is excited to host Give Kids a Smile Day, a free dentistry day for kids in the Northern Virginia community on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The event will be held at the Smile Wonders office, located at 11790 Sunrise Valley Dr. Suite 105 Reston, VA 20191.

Downloadable dental form: Introducing a new dentist letter - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 10:29

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Downloadable dental form: Introducing a new dentist letter
Dentistry IQ
WHEN A NEW DENTIST JOINS YOUR PRACTICE, IT CAN BE DIFFICULT TO FIGURE OUT THE BEST WAY to introduce the person to patients. This introductory letter template was created to help the practice announce the addition in a professional and personable manner ...

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wtsp.com | Pasco Co. offering free dental work for Children's Dental ... - WTSP 10 News

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 10:05

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wtsp.com | Pasco Co. offering free dental work for Children's Dental ...
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The Pasco County Department of Health will be offering free dental cleanings and checkups for people ages 20 years and younger in celebration of Children's Dental Health Month. The free event will go on until Feb. 28, at NPR Dental Clinic at 10841 ...
Give Kids A Smile Day: Rutgers Provides Dental Care to ...Rutgers Newark
Dental Health Month Preventing a Sweet Tooth from Becoming a ...Public News Service

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4 steps to build an efficient, streamlined dental front office - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 09:45

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4 steps to build an efficient, streamlined dental front office
Dentistry IQ
A BUSY DENTAL PRACTICE OFTEN MEANS A HEALTHY BUSINESS WITH A JAM-PACKED SCHEDULE. But it can also mean a hectic work environment for front office staff who, in addition to welcoming patients, must also find time to manage billing, book appointments ...

Give Kids A Smile Day: Rutgers Provides Dental Care to Underserved Children - Rutgers Newark

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 09:23

Rutgers Newark

Give Kids A Smile Day: Rutgers Provides Dental Care to Underserved Children
Rutgers Newark
At Rutgers School of Dental Medicine clinics, student doctors and faculty see children in excruciating pain because of cavities and tooth infections. Many wind up in emergency rooms because they don't have access to affordable dental care. A high ...

Big Smile Dental Dentist Offers Free Services On Valentine's Day - CBS Chicago

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 08:34

CBS Chicago

Big Smile Dental Dentist Offers Free Services On Valentine's Day
CBS Chicago
Big Smile Dental will open his doors to the community, offering a gift of FREE dental services on Valentine's Day starting at 9:00 am. No advance appointments will be made. Patients will be given a time for treatment when they arrive and will be seen ...
Free dental at Oak Park DentalKPLC-TV

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Dental Health Month: Preventing a “Sweet Tooth” from Becoming a Problem - Public News Service

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 08:26

Public News Service

Dental Health Month: Preventing a “Sweet Tooth” from Becoming a Problem
Public News Service
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – While Valentine candy might be tempting to Kentucky boys and girls, dental-health professionals say it's crucial to ensure it doesn't turn into a problem. February is National Children's Dental Health Month, and health-care groups say ...

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Dr. Stephanie Kinsey completes advanced training in TMD and prosthetics for restorative dentists

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2018-02-14 08:06

Stephanie Kinsey, DDS, owner and founder of Palencia Dental in St. Augustine, Fla.

Why Don't Basic Insurance Plans Cover Vision and Dental? - Seven Days

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 07:11

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Why Don't Basic Insurance Plans Cover Vision and Dental?
Seven Days
Another historical factor, Keller noted, is that health insurance in the U.S. is still predominantly employer-based, unlike the nationalized systems in Canada and the UK. Sure, employers can purchase add-on dental and vision plans if their pool of ...

Prop. 56 funds local programs: Q&A with Tom Olinger, DDS - CDA (California Dental Association)

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 07:01

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Prop. 56 funds local programs: Q&A with Tom Olinger, DDS
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Tom Olinger, DDS, has served in many different roles during his dental career, including Navy dentist, dentist in private and clinic practice and Dental Board of California member. Olinger recently accepted a position as the chief dental officer for ...
Policy Brief: Dental Therapy In WisconsinMacIverInstitute

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Amazon's entry into health care starts with gloves, dental bonding agents and syringes - Chicago Tribune

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Chicago Tribune

Amazon's entry into health care starts with gloves, dental bonding agents and syringes
Chicago Tribune
Amazon has been growing its medical supply business - selling gloves, syringes and other health-care sundries to dentists, doctors and hospitals - in an early sign of its efforts to enter the health care industry. Unlike Amazon's secretive plans to ...

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CCRI Dental Hygiene Clinic offers free teeth cleanings - Turn to 10

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 05:38

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CCRI Dental Hygiene Clinic offers free teeth cleanings
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The Dental Hygiene Clinic at the Community College of Rhode Island offers free teeth cleanings. Every year, 3,000 patients are seen at the clinic located on the Lincoln campus. "The students within our state-of-the-art dental hygiene clinic here put in ...

Change of career brings dentist home to Auburn

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2018-02-14 05:32

She's back in Auburn, in her family's dental practice, but now she's treating patients instead of cleaning the office as she did in her younger days.

Federal Trade Commission names Patterson Cos. in lawsuit over dental supplies - Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Google Dental News - Wed, 2018-02-14 05:20

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

Federal Trade Commission names Patterson Cos. in lawsuit over dental supplies
Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
The Federal Trade Commission is suing Patterson Cos. and and two other big dental-products distributors, claiming the companies have been shutting out smaller dental practices from discounts. The Star Tribune reports on the move, announced this week by ...
Patterson Cos. Among Dental Product Distributors Accused of Violating FTC Antitrust LawsTwin Cities Business Magazine

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