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2014-09-19 23:05:03

Encino Esthetic Dental Group is now offering a special promotion for new patients where patients can get a complete dental exam for only $69. Encino, CA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 The dentist at Encino Esthetic Dental Group is now offering a special promotion for new patients. Throughout the month of September, new patients will be able to have a complete dental exam with dental X-rays for just $69. A complimentary home teeth whitening kit will be included. This special allows patients to...

2014-09-19 23:04:46

Miami Periodontist’s Approach to Periodontal Dental Care Can Raise Quality of Life. Miami, FL (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Dr. John Paul Gallardo and Dr. William P. Lamas recently introduced Therapeutic Periodontal Treatment to their Miami practice. Routinely at the forefront of cutting-edge oral treatments, Dr. Gallardo and Dr. Lamas are one of the first dentistry teams in the country to apply the ‘total health’ approach for diagnosing and treating periodontal disease. Periodontal...

2014-09-19 23:03:09

Capital Region Periodontics and Dental Implants, led by Dr. Reed Ference, is excited to announce the latest addition to their treatment options for patients with periodontal disease, gingivitis and those needing dental implants. Often referred to as the “gentle alternative”, the LANAP® laser treatment removes the fear factor normally associated with traditional gum surgery. Albany,NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Capital Region Periodontics and Dental Implants, led by Dr. Reed...

2014-09-19 23:02:39

As summer vacations end and everyone returns to regular routines, Periodontist Prabha Krishnan DMD in Queens, NY now reminds area patients about the reality and impact of their oral health. Forest Hills, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 As summer vacations end and everyone returns to regular routines, Periodontist Prabha Krishnan DMD in Queens, NY now reminds area patients about the reality and impact of their oral health. “With more than 80% of our population affected by gum disease,...

2014-09-19 12:25:55

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverly Hills dental implants expert, Dr. Kevin Sands, now offers a natural-looking solution for replacing missing teeth. Dental implants offer the most accurate replacement of missing teeth in terms of appearance as well as function and, with proper care, can last for life. A variety of benefits related to oral health and protection from cosmetic facial issues are also included when patients receive dental implants. Total absence of hardware above...

2014-09-19 12:25:42

What can men and women can do to postpone aging with dentistry LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Time is one thing that will never slow down nor speed up. It is a constant that you can count on. We battle it every day - we continue to look for that miracle solution that will slow down the process of aging. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140918/147140 At the Center for Reconstructive Dentistry in Newport Beach, Ca, Dr. Sherri Worth and her partner...

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2014-09-19 05:30:07

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online If you were to search for the definition of polyethylene in the Oxford Dictionary, this is what would come up: “A tough, light, flexible synthetic resin made by polymerizing ethylene, chiefly used for plastic bags, food containers, and other packaging.” In other words, polyethylene is plastic. Most people are comfortable with plastic in their food containers, their trashcans or even in their hair brushes, but not many would...

2014-09-18 23:14:52

Midtown Dentistry in Houston, Texas, recently welcomed Dr. Ori Shalev onto their team. As Dr. Shalev has a perfectionist’s eye, she is sure to be a great addition to Midtown, a clinic highly renowned for its excellence in advanced dentistry techniques. (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Dr. Shalev is a Texas native, and grew up in Dallas. She originally came to Houston to study at the University of Texas, and graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance. While studying she...

2014-09-18 23:12:48

Louisville cosmetic family dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur is in the “smile-making business,” so he knows the important statistics: nearly 9 in 10 people consider teeth to be the most important part of an attractive face, almost a third notice someone’s teeth before other parts of their face, and a fourth say they remember someone’s teeth most after meeting them. That is why Dr. Receveur wants to offer five tips to the public to have a healthy smile New Albany, IN (PRWEB) September 18,...

2014-09-18 23:12:03

Patrick Broome, DMD, cosmetic dentist in Charlotte, NC, comments on the recent story revealing the prevalence of plastic in popular Crest toothpaste that may be detrimental to patients’ oral health. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 In a recent news story published by ABC on September 15th, Trish Walraven, a dental hygienist, describes her discovery of small, blue plastic beads in the gum line of some of her patients’ teeth. After asking other dental hygienists to confirm that...


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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