Expecting? Don't Neglect Your Teeth Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 09:13 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Even though most people are aware that good oral health is essential for the overall health of both mother and child, misunderstandings about the safety of dental care during pregnancy may cause pregnant women to avoid seeing their dentist. The fact is that dentists can create a treatment plan that is safe, effective, and essential for combating the adverse effects of oral disease during pregnancy.
Dr. Azar-Mehr Appointed to University of Southern California Academic Senate Monday, November 22, 2010 - 09:48 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry BEVERLY HILLS, California – The University of Southern California is one of the most respected and distinguished institutions of higher learning in the country and as such it has become a leader in academic practices, often looked upon as a model for other schools to emulate. As a member of the Committee on Non-tenure track Faculty, Dr. Azar-Mehr will be taking part in the monitoring of the working environment, conditions of employment, benefits eligibility, opportunities for participation in governance, opportunities for professional advancement and participation in the academic life of the University provided for non-tenure-track faculty.
Verona Dental Prepares Resources for National Children's Dental Health Month Monday, November 22, 2010 - 09:42 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry TORONTO, Ontario – Toronto based Verona Dental is announcing the launch of additional web resources, in preparation of National Children's Dental Health Month, which occurs annually in February. The month long event, put in place by the American Dental Association (ADA) aims to promote dental health & hygiene, with emphasis on the importance of oral health. By targeting individuals at a young age, the ADA hopes to instill positive methods and techniques to ultimately result in optimal oral health habits.
FDA Recall - Propoxyphene (Darvon and Darvocet) Taken Off the Market Monday, November 22, 2010 - 05:48 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is recommending against continued prescribing and use of the pain reliever propoxyphene because new data show that the drug can cause serious toxicity to the heart, even when used at therapeutic doses. FDA has requested that companies voluntarily withdraw propoxyphene from the United States market.
Los Angeles Cosmetic Dentist, Dr. Kevin Sands, Launches New Patient-Friendly Website Monday, November 22, 2010 - 05:35 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry LOS ANGELES, California – The 'celebrity dentist to the stars' Dr. Kevin Sands has launched his new patient-friendly website on the Internet. The amazing dental work of Dr. Sands is now accessible on his new website. As a successful Los Angeles cosmetic dentist, Dr. Sands has used his unique talents to transform the smiles and oral appearance of famous celebrities and standard patients looking for a reliable Los Angeles dentist. Patients can read about popular dental procedures and view before and after photos on his new website.
Antioch Implant Dentist Announces Easier Implant Process For Patients Monday, November 22, 2010 - 04:48 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry CONCORD, California – University professor at Dental Specialty Group, Dr. Reza Khazaie, leads the dental implant center in Concord and the area in California. Committed to long-term oral health, Dr. Khazaie and his professional Concord implant staff provide patients with quality tooth restoration – all in one trip to his dental implant center.