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Can anyone tell me about GoldenHar Syndrome?

Question by brebre: Can anyone tell me about GoldenHar Syndrome?
I’m asking this question because I was born with this Syndrome and I cannot find any sites that can define what it really is and what it does. Thank you all for answering.

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5 things dental professionals need to know about oral cancer

5 things dental professionals need to know about oral cancer
The Journal of the American Dental Association published their findings regarding the limitations of the clinical oral examination in detecting dysplastic oral lesions and oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). “On the basis of the available literature …
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Two research pillars honoured with Hellmuth Prize
Western professors Stewart Harris of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and Charles Weijer of the Faculty of Arts & Humanities have been awarded the 2014 Hellmuth Prize for Achievement in Research. The honour recognizes faculty members with …
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Putting fluoride on tap 'unethical without consent'
"The Lancet Journal, one of the most prestigious medical journals in the world, came out in March with evidence that fluoride was a developmental neurotoxin in the same category as lead and mercury," she added. "The American Dental Association, which …
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15 Spine Surgeon Editors of Professional Journals

15 Spine Surgeon Editors of Professional Journals
He has also completed a fellowship in reconstructive spine surgery at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Gunnar B. J. Andersson, MD (Midwest … He is also a member of the North American Spine Society and American Osteopathic Association. His …
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235 People in the ASC Industry to Know
She currently is president of the Colorado Ambulatory Surgery Center Association and serves on the surgery center advisory board of MedAssets and has extensive experience in operational development, management and consulting for ASCs and HOPDs. David …
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233 People in the ASC Industry to Know
She currently is president of the Colorado Ambulatory Surgery Center Association and serves on the surgery center advisory board of MedAssets and has extensive experience in operational development, management and consulting for ASCs and HOPDs. David …
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Become a Dental Assistant to Explore the World of Dentistry

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

A career as a Dental Assistant will offer you insight and first hand experience in the areas of Dentistry. Dental Assistants work very closely with both dentists and hygienists to offer quality care to all patients. The duties you will perform as a Dental Assistant will vary depending on the dental office you work for. It will also depend on if the dentist office is general dentistry or a specialized area of care.

 

Dental Assistants need to be detail oriented as well as patient and alert. They may have to sit for hours while a procedure is being completed or jump into the situation in an instant if an emergency occurs while the procedure is being conducted.

 

Typical tasks Dental Assistants need to perform include sterilizing instruments and preparing instrument trays for procedures. They also work closely with patients, taking dental and health histories. Depending on the procedures, vital signs of patients may be monitored by a Dental Assistant. They also help document patient records, take X-Rays, and give patients information on follow up care. In some offices they also make impressions of teeth to assist with making casts for caps, crowns, and dentures.

 

Dental Assistants often work right along side the dentist and hygienist. Starting with making patients feel comfortable and prepping them for procedures. Assistants hand the dentist and hygienist instruments and materials, allowing them to remain focused on the patient throughout the procedure. It is the job of the Dental Assistant to make sure the work station has all the necessary equipment and tools to complete each procedure to prevent delays and feelings of anxiety in patients.

 

In a crunch, Dental Assistants may be asked to assist with office duties including answering the phone, reminding patients of appointments, scheduling appointments, answering billing questions, and submitting insurance claims. It really depends on how your employer has the dental office operating.

 

Dental Assistants generally work with dentists and hygienists in a clean, friendly environment that is well lit. Since the work chair side to the dentist and hygienist, Dental Assistants learn many avenues of proper dental procedures. Many just might be able to do them as well as any dentist or hygienist, however, they are not allowed to because they are not certified.

 

Knowing this, many Dental Assistants choose to further their education in the medical field. They may decide to pursue being a Dental Hygienist or a Dentist. This will allow them to perform many of the procedures they have seen performed over and over again. Watching this process with make their educational endeavor much easier as they will already have seen so many aspects of the dental field in action.

 

Another reason Dental Assistants choose to further their career is the difference in pay. Generally, Dental Hygienists earn 80% more than a Dental Assistant. Over time, that amount of money definitely adds up to quite a large difference. Dentists of course make much more money that the Dental Assistant and Dental Hygienist combined.

 

A career as a Dental Assistant allows you the unique and rewarding opportunity to participate in the dental field on many levels. You will not only have many responsibilities, you will first hand be up close to assist Dental Hygienists and Dentists perform the many different procedures that take place in a dental setting. This ongoing training is the perfect learning tool to enable you to further your education with a solid foundation in the dental field to build on.

Schools often crown themselves champions

Schools often crown themselves champions
In 1961, the defensive end from Toledo and his Buckeyes teammates were declared national champions by the Football Writers Association of America. Ohio State rallied from … More recently, Texas A&M bolstered its SEC resume with the addition of two …
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The doctor lives – through prostate cancer
Cohen is a fellow of the American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, is a member of the Texas, Southwest, and Houston Societies of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American and Texas Dental Associations, the Greater Houston Dental Society, …
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Business digest: Sunday, Nov. 23
Bruyere has practiced general, cosmetic and implant restoration dentistry in Longview since 1985. His office is at 444 Forest Square, Suite G. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, East Texas Dental Society, and …
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