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Student's path to dental school began at Walters State - Citizentribune

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 08:47

Citizentribune

Student's path to dental school began at Walters State
Citizentribune
His inspiration to pursue dentistry came by way of his own positive experience with braces and the interactions he had as a patient of Morristown orthodontist, Dr. Mark McKenna — who was among several dentists Salansky was able to shadow in ...

Dimensional Dental Management Affiliates with Eight Dental Offices in NJ and PA - Group Dentistry Now (press release) (registration) (blog)

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 08:42

Dimensional Dental Management Affiliates with Eight Dental Offices in NJ and PA
Group Dentistry Now (press release) (registration) (blog)
Dimensional Dental Management, a premier dental support organization with supported groups currently located in Michigan and New Jersey, is continuing to expand its affiliations with established dental groups. Dimensional has announced management ...

Hackers hit Carlsbad dental company, expose sensitive information - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 08:25

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Hackers hit Carlsbad dental company, expose sensitive information
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Zest Dental Solutions of Carlsbad has notified the California Attorney General's office that it's been hit by hackers who may have obtained credit card information from an undisclosed number of customers. The company said in a statement that it had ...

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Former magistrate, dentist sentenced in fraud case

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-03-21 08:01

A former Barren County magistrate and Cave City dentist has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for obtaining controlled substances fraudulently and distributing them outside the course of professional medical practice. The U.S. attorney's office said Christopher Steward of Cave City was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court in Bowling Green.

State awards $150 million to local dental pilot projects - CDA (California Dental Association)

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 07:06

State awards $150 million to local dental pilot projects
CDA (California Dental Association)
In February 2017, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) announced the 15 selected proposals for Local Dental Pilot Project (LDPP) funding, with awards totaling $150 million over four years. Local Dental Pilot Projects are one of the four ...

The Hickman House celebrate their Welsh dental practice team award

Dentistry - Topix.net - Tue, 2017-03-21 03:31

A DENTAL team which was hit by two tragedies in just three months has been nominated for a UK dental award. Hickman House dental practice based in Hickman Road, Penarth, has been named as a finalist in The Dental Awards run by Dental Republic for best dental practice team and best practice manager.

Local group trying to make dental insurance more accessible - WUSA9.com

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 02:42

WUSA9.com

Local group trying to make dental insurance more accessible
WUSA9.com
According to the Virginia Health Care Foundation, 3.8 million people in Virginia, or more than 47 percent of people, do not have dental insurance. Now one local non-profit group, Mission of Mercy, is working to make oral care more accessible to everyone.

Rwanda: Dental Surgeons Give Free Checkups to Children With Mental Disabilities - AllAfrica.com

Google Dental News - Tue, 2017-03-21 00:20

Worcester Telegram

Rwanda: Dental Surgeons Give Free Checkups to Children With Mental Disabilities
AllAfrica.com
Dental surgeons in the country had a busy day, yesterday, as they celebrated the World Oral Day, carrying out medical outreach to children with mental disabilities. World Oral Health Day is observed annually on March 20, dedicated to raising global ...
Sen. Chandler persists in quest to permit mid-level dental professionalsWorcester Telegram
FDI World Dental Federation releases results of global survey for World Oral Health DayDentistry IQ
Regular dental visits recommendedStar2.com
Stuff.co.nz -University of Rochester Newsroom
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Solvay moves into medical devices launching a unique dental care business line - Yahoo Finance

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 23:37

Solvay moves into medical devices launching a unique dental care business line
Yahoo Finance
Brussels, March 21, 2017 --- Solvay is entering into medical devices building on its world-leading portfolio of high-performance polymers with a new dental care business line. "Solvay Dental 360(TM)" spans from an innovative material to replace metal ...

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Rise in number of young children having teeth taken out in hospital

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2017-03-20 23:15

The number of hospital tooth extractions for children aged under four has increased by 24% in the last decade, new data has shown. Figures, obtained by the Faculty of Dental Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons , shows a rise in extractions from 7,444 in 2006/7, to 9,206 in 2015/16.

Dr. Tal Rapoport joins Dansville Dental - The Livingston County News

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 21:32

Dr. Tal Rapoport joins Dansville Dental
The Livingston County News
Rapoport completed her general dentist residency at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester. She went on to complete a periodontic residency there. She is a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology. Rapoport is also ...

Dental Work Leads to Heart Attack for North Texas Woman - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 19:35

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Dental Work Leads to Heart Attack for North Texas Woman
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
A trip to the dentist nearly cost a North Texas woman her life. Doctors say dental work led to a heart attack. (Published 2 minutes ago). A trip to the dentist nearly cost a North Texas woman her life. Susie Lee, of Plano, recalls the day eight years ...

Oral crisis in Africa: 96% of Ghanaian adults have gum diseases

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2017-03-20 19:02

At least 96% of adults in Ghana within ages 35-44 years are affected by gum diseases, while another 40% of 12-year-olds suffer from decayed, missing teeth, stained teeth and bad breath. These alarming details of Ghana's deteriorating dental health challenges were revealed by the Managing Director of Unilever Ghana Yeo Ziobeieton, Monday on the occasion of the World Oral Health Day observed.

4-Year-Old's Death Blamed on Anesthesia Following Standard Dental Visit

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2017-03-20 19:02

The dental clinic specializes in treating kids with developmental issues, and a board-certified anesthesiologist administers the shots. It also says that he will be forever loved and missed for the way he selflessly loved his family and for the memories he left.

Genesee County dental offices participating in - diaper creations'

Dentistry - Topix.net - Mon, 2017-03-20 16:44

This month, when you walk into your dentist's office, you may see something a little unusual - a giant scene from frozen, an igloo or even a tooth fairy. All these creations have something in common - they are designed to help make a life-changing difference to Genesee County's youngest patients.

Keeping up with dental care challenging for many seniors - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 15:48

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Keeping up with dental care challenging for many seniors
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Plus, there are issues seniors have that exacerbate problems and inhibit a senior's ability to brush, floss or visit the dentist. Medications can create dry mouth. Arthritis limits dexterity and creates transportation and mobility issues. And a lack of ...

Area professionals help out at free dental, vision clinics - Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 15:22

Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Area professionals help out at free dental, vision clinics
Muskogee Daily Phoenix
Dianna Bunch, dental hygienist, removes sterilized dental equipment at the free dental office at Central Baptist Church. The City of Muskogee Foundation funds the free clinic for graduates of Bridges Out of Poverty and for those attending Celebrate ...

Laser Man, Part 2: Undercover patient helps derail Lytle's dental career - Rapid City Journal

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 15:05

Rapid City Journal

Laser Man, Part 2: Undercover patient helps derail Lytle's dental career
Rapid City Journal
The Evans tape would eventually become evidence in proceedings to strip Lytle of his dental license, but that professional embarrassment would not stop Lytle. It would only cause him to change course and pour his energy into low-power laser medical ...

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Thousands Going To Dane County ERs For Dental Problems - Wisconsin Public Radio News

Google Dental News - Mon, 2017-03-20 14:58

Wisconsin Public Radio News

Thousands Going To Dane County ERs For Dental Problems
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Dane County is seeing mixed results in its efforts to reduce reliance on hospital emergency rooms for dental problems, according to a new report from local health officials. Connecting patients with treatment elsewhere, for less money, is an issue ...

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