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Chicagoland Smile Group Expands Footprint with Downtown Dental Partnership - Business Wire (press release)

Google Dental News - Fri, 2017-11-17 08:35

Chicagoland Smile Group Expands Footprint with Downtown Dental Partnership
Business Wire (press release)
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chicago's premier dental support organization, Chicagoland Smile Group (CSG), announced the addition of Downtown Dental to its network of partner practices. CSG, a portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners, provides ...

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Life, Positively 2017

Dentistry - Topix.net - Fri, 2017-11-17 08:22

Published: November 17, 2017 in A&E / Life&Style , Cover Stories , Featured Stories Updated: November 16, 2017 at 8:02 pm ENGAGE: Write a letter to the editor qnotes is pleased to partner with Affinity Health Center, RAIN, Rosedale Medical, Ballantyne Family Medicine and PowerHouse Project in presenting this special section, "Life, Positively," in recognition of World AIDS Day. Affinity Health Center is a Federally Qualified Community Health Center located in Rock Hill, S.C. Our staff of almost 50 employees is growing to serve the needs of your community with compassion, dignity and respect.

ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers' Dr. Steven Eckert receives third prestigious award in 2017 - Markets Insider

Google Dental News - Fri, 2017-11-17 06:05

Markets Insider

ClearChoice Dental Implant Centers' Dr. Steven Eckert receives third prestigious award in 2017
Markets Insider
DENVER, Nov. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Steven Eckert of Minneapolis, Minnesota has been honored for his leadership in prosthodontics and implant dentistry by several prestigious dental organizations in 2017. He received the Academy of ...

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Free Dental Clinic Opens In Jacksonville - Public Radio East

Google Dental News - Fri, 2017-11-17 05:16

Public Radio East

Free Dental Clinic Opens In Jacksonville
Public Radio East
Executive Director Theo McClammy says the new clinic will fill a need in the community, decreasing the number of people seeking dental treatment at Onslow Memorial Hospital and the free health clinic. “Learning that we have annually 800 people going to ...

FLASHBACK: Maxine tries out the DIY dental kit from Barnitts, January 1998

Dentistry - Topix.net - Fri, 2017-11-17 03:16

It was a busy newsroom, with two banks of reporters filling the editorial floor and a row of features writers and subs. I had been working as a features writer in London and a sub-editor in Cambridge before my move north and had not been a reporter for a couple of years, having cut my teeth on the Oxford Mail.

Dentist teaches basics of oral care for police dogs - New Haven Register

Google Dental News - Fri, 2017-11-17 02:36

Dentist teaches basics of oral care for police dogs
New Haven Register
Roughly 30 area officers learned the basics of oral care for their working police dogs Thursday morning from veterinary dentist Dr. Stephen Juriga, who spoke to the group at the Aurora police headquarters. Juriga said police dogs -- typically German ...

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Children's dental clinic inching closer to completion - KTUU.com

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 23:40

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Children's dental clinic inching closer to completion
KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) After breaking ground for a new dental clinic for children last year, Southcentral Foundation says the building is now 75 percent complete. The first floor of the five-story building will be used for dental services for children ...

Plant eater

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-11-16 22:38

Seymore Krelborn, portrayed by Peyton Smith, talks to his plant for the first time. Plant eater By Chris Strunk Last Updated: November 16, 2017 Valley Center to perform 'Little Shop of Horrors' If 'Little Shop of Horrors" is so gory and gross, why can't audiences stop laughing? The musical, which features a blood-thirsty talking plant and a self-medicating and sadistic dentist, is, at its core, a comedy.

Nonprofit opens free dental clinic - WITN

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 20:22

WITN

Nonprofit opens free dental clinic
WITN
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Nonprofit Onslow Community Outreach is doing their part to help people who cannot afford dental care by officially opening the Caring Community Dental Clinic in Jacksonville Thursday. The goal of the clinic is to serve those ...

3 Reasons to Visit Your Dentist Regularly

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-11-16 17:54

When is the last time you visited our dental office? If it has been more than 6 months since your last routine cleaning, it is time for you to schedule another checkup with Dr. Alina Bergan DDS. While you might think that periodic cleanings are meant to get your teeth bright and white, checkups do more than just keep your teeth clean.

Dentist teaches cops basics of oral care for police dogs - Chicago Daily Herald

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 15:31

Chicago Daily Herald

Dentist teaches cops basics of oral care for police dogs
Chicago Daily Herald
Roughly 30 area officers learned the basics of oral care for their working police dogs Thursday morning from veterinary dentist Dr. Stephen Juriga, who spoke to the group at the Aurora police headquarters. Juriga said police dogs -- typically German ...

Outreach program teaches dental health - Sidney Sun Telegraph

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 14:47

Sidney Sun Telegraph

Outreach program teaches dental health
Sidney Sun Telegraph
Kendra Lauruhn, left, Public Health Registered Dental Hygienist, examines Alliyah Hernandez' teeth while Cooper Grove waits his turn. Lauruhn visited Central Elementary School in Sidney recently as part of the Panhandle Public Health District's dental ...

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NADP Analysis Shows Adults with Medicaid Preventive Dental Benefits Have Lower Medical Costs for Chronic ... - Markets Insider

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 14:41

NADP Analysis Shows Adults with Medicaid Preventive Dental Benefits Have Lower Medical Costs for Chronic ...
Markets Insider
DALLAS, Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Recent Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) data reveals an opportunity for states to provide both better care for the Medicaid population and potentially reduce the financial impact of Medicaid funding, ...

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Monkeys may have better dental hygiene than you - Science Magazine

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:45

Science Magazine

Monkeys may have better dental hygiene than you
Science Magazine
Long-tailed macaques practice good dental hygiene, researchers found when they followed a troupe around a coastal village on Great Nicobar Island in the eastern Indian Ocean, New Scientist reports. The primates keep their teeth clean with improvised ...

Dental clinic now open to uninsured - Jacksonville Daily News

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:18

Dental clinic now open to uninsured
Jacksonville Daily News
The Caring Community Clinic housed in the Morgan Building at 1 DeWitt St. in Jacksonville is a clinic whose mission is to provide uninsured people needing help with their dental needs. The volunteer staff made their official opening Thursday afternoon ...

America Doesn't Have Enough Dentists

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-11-16 13:12

When state Rep. Jason Sheppard was a county commissioner in Monroe County, Michigan, the local community health clinic decided to start offering dental services. In one way, the effort was a success: "There was an immediate influx of patients," Sheppard recalls.

Do you have a clear vision for your dental practice? A vision really can help you move forward - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 11:11

Dentistry IQ

Do you have a clear vision for your dental practice? A vision really can help you move forward
Dentistry IQ
Dentists hear the advice—create a "vision" for your dental practice. While it may sound like one more thing to do, creating a vision and sharing it with you team really does help a practice move forward successfully.

New discovery may lead to natural products for preventing dental caries - News-Medical.net

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 09:28

New discovery may lead to natural products for preventing dental caries
News-Medical.net
When the environment in the mouth becomes more acidic, dental cavities or other disorders may develop. Galla Chinensis was revealed to inhibit the acid production of caries-associated bacteria as well as make teeth more resistant to acidic attack.

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Choto Family Dentistry coming

Dentistry - Topix.net - Thu, 2017-11-16 08:15

Darrel Clabough, D.D.S., left, and Tommy Spears, D.D.S., both of Maryville, are partnering to open Choto Family Dentistry in Markets at Choto. They said they hope to be open in March.

Thursday Troubleshooter: Code 4910 or 1110, and is dental practice bordering on fraud? - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Thu, 2017-11-16 07:40

Thursday Troubleshooter: Code 4910 or 1110, and is dental practice bordering on fraud?
Dentistry IQ
Dental professionals have an opportunity with the new D4346 gingival inflammation code to reexamine our thinking about periodontal disease. An analogy can be made that not recognizing and treating inflammation is like having high blood pressure and not ...

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