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  1. Parents question dentist's methods of restraining young patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... device on their pediatric patients," said Russ Heimerich in a statement. But the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry said that it has "the potential to produce serious consequences, such as physical or psychological harm." The Dental Board of ...

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  2. Pieces of the Past: The Sanborn-Lewiston Farm MuseumRead the original story

    8 min ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... dentist. Artifacts include everything from a letter accepting Dinger's application to the NY University College of Dentistry to a small, comical statue of a dentist, diplomas, tools and a dentist's chair. "When he passed away, his family came here ...

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  3. Dentistry practice Smiles-R-Us under fire for using a restraint device on kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Daily Mail

    Dad James Crow is complaining that Smiles-R-Us in Carrollton used one on his daughter without fully notifying him The Dentist's office says that all parents sign a consent form and that the restraining device in on it A Georgia dentistry practice is under fire for using a controversial restraint device on children during oral procedures - although they insist hat parents all sign consent forms allowing them to use it. Smiles-R-Us in Carrollton, Georgia run by Dr. Jamey Chung uses what's called a 'papoose board' to hold down 'uncooperative' children while they are undergoing dental work.

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  4. Dad finds 5-year-old girl strapped down at dentist's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    ... just strapped down to the bed," Crow said. "I couldn't handle it." According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the papoose board is used in certain situations, but the agency also warns that using the tool can lead to physical or ...

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  5. Manhattan teacher lets students sink teeth into dentistryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Joseph Caputo was a student at Tottenville High School in Staten Island when he cut his teeth in the field of dentistry. Now Caputo, a teacher at Union Square Academy for Health Services, is hoping to inspire his students to do the same.

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  6. Father at Dentist Was in Waiting Room When He 'Heard Somebody Screaming.' It Was His DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    ... the papoose board is used. Crow said he didn't recall being notified. A spokesperson for the Georgia Board of Dentistry told WBS that the tool is technically legal to use. Regardless, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry doesn't recommend its ...

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  7. GA family shocked a dentist's use of full-body restraint on childRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... the girl's grandmother. "It hurt me." Though the full-body restraints are legal, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry warned the restraint device "may lead to potential serious consequences, such as physical or psychological harm." The ...

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  8. Georgia parents furious after dentist puts girl in restraintRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... claimed that didn't happen in their case. The boards are legal in Georgia, but the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry says restraints should be a last resort and recommends inviting parents into the operating room to soothe their child if ...

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  9. Georgia dentist office defends - papoose' restraint after parent complaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    A Georgia dentistry practice that's under fire for using a restraint device on a child is defending its use of the so-called papoose board, saying every parent signs a consent form and is allowed to stay with the child during a procedure. "[The] guideline is, if the child is moving a lot or crying or kicking, we get the parents and take parent to the back and tell them what's going on," Office Manager Felicia Evans of Smiles R Us in Carrolton, Georgia, told ABC News today.

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  10. Dentist Office Defends - Papoose' Restraint After Parent ComplaintRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    A Georgia dentistry practice that's under fire for using a restraint device on a child is defending its use of the so-called papoose board, saying every parent signs a consent form and is allowed to stay with the child during a procedure. "[The] guideline is, if the child is moving a lot or crying or kicking, we get the parents and take parent to the back and tell them what's going on," Office Manager Felicia Evans of Smiles R Us in Carrolton, Georgia, told ABC News today.

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  11. Dentist in Sunrise - Know the Importance of Having a Good Family DentistRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... to make the right decision. A good dentist would be one, who would offer the services of preventive care, cosmetic dentistry, restoration in case of damages and periodontal services. All these would include services like cleaning of teeth and ...

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  12. Dental Web Marketing Firm Top Partners of Automated Software ProviderRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... marketing expert. He has been featured in numerous dental publications, including Dental Economics magazine's Dentistry IQ Video series and on the cover of The Profitable Dentist. SmartBox Web Marketing also has been featured as the corporate ...

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  13. Dental Marketing Firm Publishes Case Study on Client's Successful TurnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... offers "Smile Palooza" manuals and planning packages to dentists. Dr. Opp has been recognized for bringing quality dentistry to children in the Aberdeen community. He has received the Hometown Hero Award, and is the only dentist to have won the ABBY ...

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  14. Grotto works to help disabled children get dental careRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Getting to the dentist can be hard for anyone, but for children with special needs, the challenge is even greater. "With so many other problems, dentistry gets kind of pushed aside," said Gary Steinhardt , a member of the Grotto.

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  15. Hillsborough Dentist Named Diplomate Of The American Board Of Oral Implantologists/Implant DentistryRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Dr. Beckwith had to practice implant dentistry for a minimum of six years before he could even apply to take the organization's examination. Hillsborough-based dentist Dr. John Beckwith has earned the title of Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantologists/Implant Dentistry, according to Digital Journal .

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  16. Apex Dental Presents Smiles For Success, Promises To Be Largest...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Apex Dental, one of Utah's most prominent dental care providers, has announced plans to provide free dentistry to those in need in three Utah counties simultaneously on July 18th, 2015, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Dubbed Smiles for Success, this event is designed as a way for Apex to give back to the communities that have supported it over the years.

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  17. Dr. Darold Opp Celebrates the Summer of SmilePalooza! Events Across North AmericaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR Log

    Events scheduled during the summer and how this non-traditional marketing event helps dentists attract new patients and create lifelong loyalty among current patients. ABERDEEN, SD - July 2, 2015 - Dr. Darold Opp, DDS, founder of Advanced Family Dentistry and SmilePalooza! Reviewing the events from the first live training, Dr. Opp reported, "The excitement was contagious!" As Dr. Opp acknowledges, "The smiling is always easier in the summertime when the warm weather makes it enticing to be outside playing, swimming and enjoying fairs, art and music festivals and other events."

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  18. Emergency Dentist Crewe Launched to Provide High Speed Connection to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    Dentistry is an essential part of maintaining our health and vitality, and when people have dental problems they tend to occur quickly and become painful rapidly, meaning there is often a need for urgent dental care. Finding an emergency dentist can be difficult however, and the time spent ringing round different practices trying to find an open slot can be stressful and agonizing.

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  19. Valley Dental Artists specializes in offering professional dentistry servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    ... patients while performing dental surgery. This dental institute mainly provides pediatric, cosmetic and general dentistry services to the clients of all ages. Here dentists do take special care of the patients and provides absolute peaceful ...

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  20. American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry Certifies New Jersey DentistRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Market Wire

    In an effort to provide the highest level of safety for current and prospective patients, Dr. John Beckwith, a dentist in New Jersey , recently earned the title of Diplomate of the American Board of Oral Implantologists /Implant Dentistry. He explains that this distinction helps to reassure individuals that a dental professional is extensively trained and highly experienced in the most advanced, effective, and safest dentistry techniques available.

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