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Atlanta Journal Constitution

Patients wonder why Georgia took years to stop woman posing as dentist
Atlanta Journal Constitution
In her months as a patient at the Paulding County family dental clinic, Yvonne Arrington saw a revolving door of people she believed to be dentists and dental professionals. Upon each visit, she said, it seemed that she was escorted to the examination ...


Orlando Weekly (blog)

Orlando dentist offers free dental care event next month
Orlando Weekly (blog)
All About Beautiful Smiles is offering another Free Dental Day event. Broken down between two days, Friday and Saturday, the event marks the seventh annual free treatment day provided by the company. The event will be prepared to host and provide ...


KOMU 8

Missouri Southern Drops Plans for Dental School | Missouri News ...
U.S. News & World Report
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Southern State University has abandoned plans for a dental school to operate in partnership with the University of ...
Missouri Southern drops plans for dental schoolKansas City Star

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Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia dental board inaction could leave patients at risk
Atlanta Journal Constitution
To hear her dentist tell it, he tried to save her life. The Georgia Board of Dentistry said his care led to her death and that of another patient back in 2015. Earlier this year, the board used its oversight power to revoke the license of that dentist ...


KCRA Sacramento

Free medical, dental, vision event at Cal Expo this weekend
KCRA Sacramento
Thousands of people are expected to take advantage of a free medical, dental and vision services event hosted by California CareForce at Cal Expo over the next three days. Dozens of people were lined up by 4 a.m. Friday waiting to get into this weekend ...


New York Times

Exorbitant Dental Bill? Medical Insurance May Cover Some of It
New York Times
“There is a medical part of our practice and a dental part,” said the presenter, Dr. Chris Farrugia, a dentist, as audience members tapped on their keyboards or scribbled notes. “You have teeth, you got the 'other stuff.' It's the other stuff that ...


Lansing State Journal

Kindel: Registered dental assistants are overlooked
Lansing State Journal
The Michigan Dental Assistants Association believes that Michigan's current dental team is capable of treating everyone in state, including the under-served. Michigan does not need an additional dental provider to perform dental procedures already ...


Sioux City Journal

Free dental clinic to be held in Sioux City Oct. 5-6
Sioux City Journal
The 11th annual Iowa Mission of Mercy serves individuals who can't afford or access dental care. Patients receive a variety of services, including cleanings, root canals, extractions and fillings. A limited number of partial dentures are available on a ...


The Landmark

Holden dental practice welcomes new associate dentist
The Landmark
Dr. Garrett Wingrove, DMD will be joining the practice of Dr. John P. Gusha D.M.D., P.C. in Holden as an Associate Dentist. Dr. Wingrove brings with him experience in family and cosmetic dentistry, with a special interest in digital dentistry and ...


ConsumerReports.org

Secrets to Dental Health
ConsumerReports.org
I f you're 65 or older, you might find that your dental health is iffy. Twenty percent of older adults have untreated tooth decay, more than two-thirds have gum disease, and almost 1 in 5 has lost all of his or her teeth, according to the Centers for ...


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