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2014-08-12 23:11:17

Dr. Ronald Receveur has added yet another piece of state-of-the-art equipment to his dental implant clinic. Dr. Receveur last month added a Pelton & Crane Helios 3000 LED Dental Light to his second surgical suite, which opened in March. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 New Albany cosmetic dentist Dr. Ronald Receveur has added yet another piece of state-of-the-art equipment to his dental implant clinic. Dr. Receveur last month added a Pelton & Crane Helios 3000 LED Dental...

2014-08-12 23:10:10

Futuredontics® is offering a live encore presentation of founder Fred Joyal’s popular webinar, “Yelp! The Dentist Survival Guide,” on Wednesday, August 20th, at 11am PST / 2pm EST. The free hour-long presentation is open to all dental professionals. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Futuredontics®, the nation’s leading provider of dental marketing services, is offering a live encore presentation of founder Fred Joyal’s popular webinar, “Yelp! The Dentist...

2014-08-12 23:08:28

Calling attention to a report in the August issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Woodland Hills dental experts Dr. Saj Jivraj and Dr. Mamaly Reshad urge diabetics to receive regular dental care. Other reports have shown that those with diabetes are two to three times more likely to develop gum disease than those without diabetes. WOODLAND HILLS, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2014 Calling attention to a report in the August issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine,...

2014-08-12 16:28:28

Dr. Michael Flatley is waiving the fee for dental sedation to new patients with dental anxieties. GIG HARBOR, Wash., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Are you one of the 30-40 million Americans who have a phobia about the dentist? While it's normal to have some anxiety regarding an upcoming dental appointment, those with medical phobias have so much built-up anxiety that it can often lead them to cancel their visit. This can easily put their health in jeopardy as many with dental...

2014-08-12 16:28:16

Dr. Joseph Sales, DDS, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Aspen Dental office is opening in Hiram, GA on Thursday, August 14. Located at 4373 Jimmy Lee Smith Parkway, the conveniently located practice will provide dental services that range from dentures and preventive care to general dentistry and restoration. Dr. Joseph Sales, lead dentist at the Hiram office, received his Doctor of Dental Surgery...

2014-08-12 12:29:29

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergency dentists at LosAngelesEmergencyDentist.net today announce that they offer services for various types of dental emergency in Los Angeles area. These offerings address many different aspects of oral health, including those related to tooth decay, infection and physical trauma. Because dental emergencies can have long-term consequences for the health and quality of life experienced by patients, establishing contact with qualified emergency...

2014-08-12 12:29:27

ENCINO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep apnea is a chronic sleep disorder that is characterized by pauses in breathing during sleep. These pauses can last just seconds or more than a minute. Treatment is essential to reduce the associated health risks and the higher risk of accidents. Encino Esthetic Dental Group now offers treatments for sleep apnea. Visit http://www.encinodentistoffice.com to learn more about these treatment options. Without treatment, sleep apnea can increase...

2014-08-12 12:28:59

One of Fort Lauderdale's top dentists works around patients' schedules to get them the care they need at the most convenient time. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a recent study (published in the Journal of Dental Hygiene, 84 (3)), several people were asked to identify the primary reason they were not visiting a dentist regularly. Most respondents agreed that the two main reasons they avoiding the dental exam chair were the high cost of dental work and...

2014-08-12 12:28:35

As an expert in dental sleep medicine and TMD, Dr. Patel strives to positively impact his patients and the dental community, which is further seen through his nominee badge. ATLANTA, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- According to the Doctors' Choice Awards, 9 out of 10 consumers say reviews influence the doctor they choose. With the importance of reviews, it is no wonder Dr. Mayoor Patel of Craniofacial Pain & Dental Sleep Center of Georgia has earned his nominee badge. While reviews...

2014-08-12 12:27:51

The staff at Ziegenhorn Dentistry is proud to offer bi-monthly blogs to educate their patients about various dental matters. PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Do you ever wonder if celebrities always had such perfect teeth? Or perhaps you're concerned about what to do when your child's mouthguard fails? What happens if you forget to brush your teeth after a night full of delicious Kansas City barbecue? Patients need a reliable source of information that addresses any...


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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