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“Dentists in our city feel a responsibility”, dental services coming to Free Clinic - Southernminn.com

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-09-13 07:45

Southernminn.com

Dentists in our city feel a responsibility”, dental services coming to Free Clinic
Southernminn.com
“We've been talking about dental services at the free clinic board for the past couple of years,” said Chair of the Free Clinic Board Dave Albrecht, president of the Owatonna Hospital. “But we were really busy just trying to get our medical services ...

Volunteer completes dental school to provide services at CDA Cares - CDA (California Dental Association)

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-09-13 07:07

Volunteer completes dental school to provide services at CDA Cares
CDA (California Dental Association)
“The more I got involved with CDA, I realized how much good the [CDA] Foundation does for people, and I decided to go back to school and become a dentist so that I could volunteer at CDA Cares,” said Peterson, whose foray into dentistry began seven ...

Chew on this: Dental coverage gives protection within limits - SFGate

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-09-13 05:25

SFGate

Chew on this: Dental coverage gives protection within limits
SFGate
The annual sign-up window for many types of health insurance also is a good time to think about dental coverage. Many employers offer a chance to sign up for it during their open enrollment period for benefits. Dental protection also can be purchased ...
Children face a year's wait for hospital dental checksJersey Evening Post

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Chew on this: Dental coverage gives protection within limits - WTOP

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-09-13 05:18

WTOP

Chew on this: Dental coverage gives protection within limits
WTOP
The annual sign-up window for many types of health insurance also is a good time to think about dental coverage. Many employers offer a chance to sign up for it during their open enrollment period for benefits. Dental protection also can be purchased ...
Children face a year's wait for hospital dental checksJersey Evening Post

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What dental remains from Homo naledi can tell us - Phys.Org

Google Dental News - Wed, 2017-09-13 03:36

Phys.Org

What dental remains from Homo naledi can tell us
Phys.Org
Anthropologists just love to sink their teeth into a good mystery, and some recent research from NC State and Vassar College has done just that – by looking at what dental development in Homo naledi fossils can tell us about this human relative and the ...

High costs force Taunton dentists' to close - NHS patients advised to sign up at other practices

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-09-13 03:05

HEALTH bosses are looking to recruit dentists in Taunton to treat patients on the NHS after a practice announced it is closing. The practice team at {my}dentist in The Crescent has written to patients telling them it will no longer offer NHS or private dental services after next month.

Hopes raised to see end of Kidderminster "architectural monstrosity"

Dentistry - Topix.net - Wed, 2017-09-13 00:44

Wyre Forest District Council is in discussions with long-term Crown House tenants Telereal Trillium about them surrendering their lease and undertaking the demolition of the building. The building currently lies empty, after the Post Office and an emergency dental practice moved out in 2016, and it has long attracted criticism for being a blight on Kidderminster.

Derby mayor beats challenger in primary

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-09-12 19:59

Mayor Anita Dugatto beat back a strong challenge from Board of Aldermen President Carmen DiCenso in a primary on Tuesday to run for a third term as the city's Democratic mayor. Dugatto won victories in the 1st and 2nd wards to hold off DiCenso strong showing in the 3rd.

Dental practice has new owner - Herald and News

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 17:55

Herald and News

Dental practice has new owner
Herald and News
Dr. Albert Wedam's dental practice in Klamath Falls has been purchased by Dr. Mindy A. Brown, DMD, a Klamath Falls native, and the practice is now called Shasta Family Dental. The address and phone number are still the same: 2504 Shasta Way, ...

N.J. dentist once accused of injuring kids will pay $90K for Medicaid scam

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-09-12 14:57

A pediatric dentist whose office was once accused of injecting a patient with a deadly dose of anesthesia and mistreating more than a dozen children has agreed to a $90,000 settlement for submitting "dishonest" Medicaid claims and other violations, officials announced. Kevin Ward, owner of Children's Dental Center in Union City, admitted as part of his agreement that he allowed an unlicensed employee to perform radiology practices and permitted his staff to re-use single-use equipment, State Comptroller Philip James Degnan announced.

Lawmakers file bills to expand access to dental care - wwlp.com

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 14:35

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Lawmakers file bills to expand access to dental care
wwlp.com
Lenox State Representative Smitty Pignatelli and Senate Majority Leader Harriette Chandler are leading the push to expand access to dental care. They filed bills that would authorize dental therapists, similar to nurse practitioners, to provide oral ...

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Efforts growing to expand access to dental care in Massachusetts through new mid-level practitioner - MassLive.com

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 13:50

MassLive.com

Efforts growing to expand access to dental care in Massachusetts through new mid-level practitioner
MassLive.com
BOSTON -- Efforts are growing to pass a bill this legislative session that would create a new class of mid-level dental practitioners in Massachusetts. The idea would be to have lower-paid practitioners who could work with a dentist to handle routine ...

Flying, driving, and the importance of key performance indicators in your dental practice - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 13:42

Dentistry IQ

Flying, driving, and the importance of key performance indicators in your dental practice
Dentistry IQ
You wouldn't consider driving your vehicle without the benefit of your gauges and dashboard. Why would you "drive" your dental practice without that necessary guidance? Here are the key performance indicators (KPIs) all dentists should be aware of.

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Ascension mobile clinic set to provide urgent dental care at schools in southeastern Wisconsin - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 13:29

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Ascension mobile clinic set to provide urgent dental care at schools in southeastern Wisconsin
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
As many as 1,000 children with severe tooth decay will have easier access to urgent dental care this school year. The Ascension Seton Mobile Dental Clinic — staffed by a dentist, two dental assistants and one or two support workers — will soon begin ...
Columbia St. Mary's Foundation opens mobile dental clinicBizTimes.com (Milwaukee)

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Soothing Dental Gives Patients Free Uber Rides, 24/7 Access to Dentists + More - 7x7

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 12:59

7x7

Soothing Dental Gives Patients Free Uber Rides, 24/7 Access to Dentists + More
7x7
Soothing Dental is creating what it believe is the dental office of the future. The experience of going to a Soothing Dental office is different from that of any other dental office and, according to its founders, they see hundreds of new patients in ...

More Than 1000 People Receive Free Dental Care at UMD Clinic - Washington City Paper (blog)

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 12:38

Washington City Paper (blog)

More Than 1000 People Receive Free Dental Care at UMD Clinic
Washington City Paper (blog)
DJ Me Sb W4AA Xk Hd Photo courtesy of @UMD_OCE on TwitterOn the morning of Sept. 8, the floor of the University of Maryland's XFINITY Center held a hundred dental chairs. The hum of drills and swish of mouth washing devices became background ...

Columbia St. Mary's Foundation opens mobile dental clinic - BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 12:18

Columbia St. Mary's Foundation opens mobile dental clinic
BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
The new Ascension Seton Mobile Dental Clinic, a coach bus outfitted with two patient areas, a sterilization area and waiting room, will expand the health system's school-based oral health program Smart Smiles by addressing more serious oral health issues.

Bradford MP Judith Cummins tells government to act urgently to avert NHS dental crisis

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-09-12 10:05

BRADFORD MP Judith Cummins is calling on Government Ministers to take urgent and drastic action to avert an unfolding crisis in NHS Dentistry in Bradford. The debate came in the wake of a Freedom of Information request submittted by the MP to Bradford Teaching Hospitals which revealed 190 children were admitted to hospital to undergo a tooth extraction under general anaesthesia from just April to December 2016.

The engineering behind SecureTip's innovative saliva ejector: An interview with Specialty Dental - Dentistry IQ

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 09:29

Dentistry IQ

The engineering behind SecureTip's innovative saliva ejector: An interview with Specialty Dental
Dentistry IQ
RECENTLY, I HAD THE CHANCE TO SPEAK with the project team at Specialty Dental, a division of The Specialty Mfg. Co., about its collaboration with SecureTip, a dental startup that wanted to reengineer a staple piece of equipment in dental offices.

Kool Smiles to Host Online Career Fair for Dentists, Dental Students and Recent Graduates Sept. 18-25 - PR Newswire (press release)

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-09-12 09:18

Kool Smiles to Host Online Career Fair for Dentists, Dental Students and Recent Graduates Sept. 18-25
PR Newswire (press release)
ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dentists, dental students and recent graduates interested in making a positive difference in the lives of underserved children and families will be able to explore more than 100 professional job ...

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