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2014-05-14 23:11:00

The Anacapa Dental Art institute is pleased to announce the addition of a new dentist, Dr. Christine Tapp. Dr. Tapp has been a Ventura dentist for the past decade and is a member of the Santa Barbara Ventura County Dental Society, California Dental Association and American Dental Association. Oxnard, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 The Anacapa Dental Art institute is pleased to announce the addition of a new dentist, Dr. Christine Tapp. Anacapa founder Dr. Saj Jivraj said, “Dr. Tapp is a great...

2014-05-14 16:29:52

Clinic Will Feature State-of-the-Art Digital Technology and Enhance Access to Oral Health Care for the Underserved MELVILLE, N.Y., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, in partnership with Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, announced today the unveiling and dedication of the Henry Schein Cares Graduate Programs...

2014-05-14 16:28:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A common belief associated with aging is the expectation of losing your natural teeth. Seniors, fret not--today, approximately 75 percent of people over age 65 have kept some or all of their natural teeth. May is National Older Americans Month, and despite the growing percentage of seniors retaining their teeth, it is vital your oral health is not overlooked as you age. For this reason, the Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) is...

2014-05-07 23:01:02

A new study of emergency department visits in Oregon, released today, finds that dental problems drive 77 patients every day to emergency departments across the state. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 A new study of emergency department (ED) visits in Oregon, released today, finds that dental problems drive 77 patients every day to emergency departments across the state. Read the full report here. Dental problems represent the second most common ED discharge diagnosis in adults...

2014-05-01 23:12:58

The elderly population sometimes requires special care due to physical limitations, and they aren’t always getting the care they need. CLEARsmile’s new blog post highlights some problems that influenced the creation and design of the CLEARsmile device. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 CLEARsmile, a new oral health device designed to replace the toothbrush, toothpaste, floss and mouth rinse, was inspired by the need to provide quality oral health care to those who suffer dexterity...

2014-04-30 23:12:18

Parents should take their children to a dentist at the first sign of tooth eruption. Dr. Kanuga now offers exceptional pediatric dentistry services at Sweet Tooth Dental Center. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Thousand Oaks pediatric dentist, Dr. Shukan Kanuga, and Sweet Tooth Dentist Center are now offering pediatric dental services for their young patients. Pediatric dental care is one of the best ways to keep young teeth healthy. The American Dental Association recommends that...

2014-04-29 08:37:33

HOUSTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston cosmetic dentist, Dr. Behzad Nazari, is now offering a Mother's Day special on braces. Mothers are often known for putting their own needs last, but this special gives their families an opportunity to put mom first. An uneven smile can affect her self-confidence, and it can also affect her dental health. Women are naturally more prone to gum disease due to female hormones, but a bite that does not distribute forces evenly or that is...

2014-04-28 16:30:04

Radack to focus on helping young dentists getting started in the profession HARRISBURG, Pa., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA) recently installed Dr. Stephen T. Radack III as its new president during its 146(th) Annual Session. Radack, who will serve a one-year term as president, said he would seek to expand the state's student loan forgiveness program in an effort to keep young dentists in Pennsylvania and improve access to oral...

2014-04-18 23:04:49

Supporting its mission for Healthier Practices and Healthier Patients, SmartPractice donated $33,000 to the American Dental Association’s Give Kids A Smile on April 11. The annual SmartScramble Charity Golf Tournament attracts dentists, dental supplies vendors and golf enthusiasts to join SmartPractice in raising money to provide dental care for underserved children. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The 13th Annual SmartScramble Charity Golf Tournament by SmartPractice® attracted...

2014-04-18 23:02:08

The new state dental practice act database makes it easy to locate each state’s dental practice act. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 The Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB) and the American Association of Dental Boards (AADB) collaborated to introduce a new resource for AADB members and state regulators. The new state dental practice act database makes it easy to locate each state’s dental practice act and dental board administrative rules and regulations. The database...


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