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2014-07-31 23:05:37

Clifton Dental Associates is now proud to actively recommend and administer the application of topical fluoride treatments to their adult patients. Clifton, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Clifton Dental Associates is now proud to actively recommend and administer the application of topical fluoride treatments to their adult patients to aid in the prevention of dental caries and help with tooth sensitivity in patients that exhibit symptoms. Dental caries, meaning “rot” in Latin, is...

2014-07-31 23:05:11

To help patients whom experience anxiety during dental procedures receive the dental care they need, the experienced team at Champagne Smiles offer several sedation dentistry techniques. Morganville, NJ (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Millions of people avoid going to the dentist each year. Some have had traumatic experiences as a child and some simply fear the pain that may occur during dental work. As a highly experienced NJ cosmetic dentist, Dr. Richard Champagne understands that some patients...

2014-07-31 23:04:10

Dr. Jonathan Oudin to Start at Alaska Center for Dentistry's Wasilla Location July 21 in an Effort to Expand Services and Availability for Patients Wasilla, AK (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The Alaska Center for Dentistry at Wasilla has announced the hiring of new dentist Dr. Jonathan Oudin, DDS, who will begin working July 21. Dr. Oudin had previously practiced in Barrow, Alaska, for three years. According to Teresa Wallace, Office Manager, the Alaska Center for Dentistry hired Dr. Oudin to...

2014-07-31 12:29:29

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM) recently published a study from United Concordia Dental that shows reduced hospitalizations and health care costs are possible when individuals with certain chronic conditions, or who are pregnant receive and maintain treatment for gum disease. "The results are in: oral wellness can help employers and their employees save money," said James Bramson, D.D.S., chief dental officer. "We're...

2014-07-31 12:28:40

MINNEAPOLIS, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota Dental Association and the Minnesota Dental Foundation hosted its Minnesota Mission of Mercy on July 25 and 26, providing free dental care to children and adults who face barriers to accessing dental care. This third Mission of Mercy event held in Minnesota delivered free dental care valued at $900,000. The signature sponsor of the event was Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation. The Verizon Wireless Center in...

2014-07-30 23:12:10

South Charlotte Dentistry, located in the Ballantyne area of Charlotte NC, is now offering Invisalign Teen. This is a new choice for teens that need teeth straightening. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 South Charlotte Dentistry, located in the Ballantyne area of Charlotte NC, is now offering teens a new choice in teeth straightening. “We are excited about this new product,” explains Dr. James Wells, “Now, our younger customers can straighten their teeth without the look of...

2014-07-30 23:11:46

Futuredontics® has released a new short video by company founder Fred Joyal entitled “The Value of a New Patient.” Dental professionals can watch it for free at http://www.futuredontics.com/patientvalue. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Futuredontics®, parent company of 1-800-DENTIST®, has released a new short video by company founder Fred Joyal entitled “The Value of a New Patient.” Dental professionals can watch it for free at...

2014-07-30 23:06:12

Dr. Poneh Ghasri, Los Angeles cosmetic dentist, now offers comprehensive cosmetic dental treatments to improve patient smiles. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Los Angeles cosmetic dentist, Dr. Poneh Ghasri, now offers comprehensive cosmetic dental treatments that can help patients create their dream smiles at her dental office, Sunset Plaza Dental. Healthy teeth and gums form the foundation of smile confidence, but cosmetic issues can affect a person’s smile. While minor chips,...

2014-07-30 23:03:08

Sierra Dental of Fort Lauderdale, Florida has released a new website for local residents providing ample information for new patients. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Everyone knows that the internet is the absolute center of information and communication for basically everyone. Whether people are looking for something to buy, trying to reconnect with friends, or searching for something like a dentist, the internet is pretty much always going to be the go to resource. That is...

2014-07-30 23:01:14

New technology allows for early detection of oral cancer. Bentonville, AR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Throughout the month of August, Restore Dental will be providing their patients with free oral cancer screenings. Using a new technological tool called The Vue, the dental team will work to detect the disease in its early stages. Oral cancer can include cancers of the lips, tongue, cheek, mouth, sinuses, throat and other areas in and around the mouth. According to the National Cancer...


Latest Dentistry Reference Libraries

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2011-04-26 23:21:38

Streptococcus mutans is a Gram-positive cocci, Facultative anaerobic bacterium commonly found in the human oral cavity and is a significant contributor to tooth decay. J Kilian Clarke first described the microbe in 1924. The first colonizers of the tooth surface are mainly Neisseria spp. and streptococci, including S. mutans. The pioneer species changes the local environmental conditions through growth and metabolism thus allowing more fastidious organisms to further colonize after them,...

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2010-09-16 16:15:29

The toothbrush, consisting of a head of tightly clustered bristles mounted on a handle, is a tool used to clean the teeth and gums. The long handle allows for cleaning of hard-to-reach areas of the mouth. Usually toothpaste is used with the toothbrush to increase the effectiveness of the toothbrush. Toothbrushes are made of various sizes, bristle textures, etc. Most dentists suggest using soft bristled toothbrushes due to harder ones damaging enamel. Pre-dating toothbrushes people used a...

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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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