Concordia Great: Dr. Thomas O. Burgess
Nine years later, the Journal of the American Dental Association called him the “father of hypnosis in dentistry.” As hypnodontia began to spread, Burgess' expertise was in demand. He lectured at medical and dental conventions around the United States …
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Supreme Court Scrutinizes Power of Licensing Boards in Teeth Whitening Case
North Carolina and 21 other states filed a brief supporting the dental board, as did the American Medical Association and the American Dental Association. Consumer groups are supporting the FTC, as are free-market conservative organizations that …
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Chamber announces Women in Business nominees
Bhatnagar is a member of the Arizona Dental Association, American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders, Foothills …
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PCC Dental Clinic seeking patients
Pima's Dental Hygiene program participates in the Arizona School-based Dental Sealant Program with the Pima County Health Department to provide sealants to elementary school children attending qualifying schools in our local unified school districts …
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County hospital at heart of contentious debate
The family health centers provide a range of services, including adult and pediatric ambulatory care, primary care, OB-GYN exams, dental care and pharmacy services. Prop. 480 proposes to spend $ 138 million to upgrade, replace and add outpatient clinics …
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Phoenix Firefighter, Sax Player Often Confused for NBA Star
Of course, Dennis — who uses Lebron as his professional jazz identity — is constantly deflecting confusion with LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers' single-name National Basketball Association superstar. … His dad, Willie, a dentist for 35 years …
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SLEEP HEALTH PROBLEMS
by Dr. H. Kopel
As dental professionals we are concerned with any health conditions that we can treat which impact your oral health or general health. The Sleep Health Questionnaire you filled out provides important information in determining if you are a candidate for a Home Sleep Study which will diagnose if you are actually suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Most people are unaware of that their sleep is being disrupted or of the accompanying nighttime snoring. This condition causes normal breathing to pause for seconds or minutes. This results in loss of deep sleep and ensuing daytime sleepiness.
More importantly sleep apnea is a contributing risk factor for high blood pressure, stroke, heart attack, obesity and diabetes.
Once your sleep apnea is diagnosed by a medical specialist that reviews your Home Sleep Study you may be a candidate for our Custom Made Oral Appliance Therapy. This therapy can be an exciting alternative to surgery or cumbersome CPAP breathing devices that many patients currently suffer with.
Question by lm: How much should I ask starting pay out of school for a dental hygienist for traverse city, mi?
I start the dental hygiene program this fall and will be finished june 2010. I am wondering what the starting pay is for a dental hygienist in traverse city, michigan as of today. I have been on salary.com and all the like. I am looking for an actual dental hygienist in the area who can give me a better figure. Thanks for the help!
Answer by ChipinCA
As a dental hygiene student you can join the American Dental Hygienists Association, and your State DHA, they will also have a local chapter (society/group affiliate) get involved with your local group as they do yearly salary surveys. They will let you know average and hi/low salaries, plus benefits and perks. This is great information while negotiating employment. good luck
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Long-in-the-Tooth Dental Advice
According to 2013 data from the American Dental Association, which surveyed private dentists, the average cost of a basic examination is about $ 45, while a cleaning is $ 85. X-rays are another $ 27; a tooth-colored filling is $ 149, while a silver filling …
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She also has completed internships with CBS News and The White House and is a member of the Native American Journalists Association. Charly was born in Farmington, New Mexico, but … She graduated from Cactus High School in Glendale and received her …
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