SmileFinder Logo

The Comprehensive Dental Practice Directory
Now includes 180,973 practice profiles!

decoLanguages
Preferred language:


decoMain Menu

decoNew and Used Books
Dental Bookstore
DentalBookshop.com
More than just a discount book store for patients and dental professionals. Check out the huge selection of dental supplies and oral health products.

Various Sources - News Items


Various Sources
ADA Statement to Capital Public Radio
Thursday, February 26, 2009 - 07:12 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
WASHINGTON, District of Columbia-- Dentists are health care professionals, and they want to help their patients receive the treatment they need and want. For a variety of reasons, many patients may not have the readily available funds to pay for their care at the time of treatment. Some patients may not have dental insurance, or the insurance coverage they have may not cover the entire cost of treatment. Some patients may wish to budget their treatment costs over time instead of paying all at once. In these types of instances, CareCredit can be a useful financing option that dental offices may offer to patients in order to structure various interest and no interest payment plans to finance necessary or elective dental care.
National Children's Dental Health Month Puts Focus on Early Oral Care
Wednesday, February 18, 2009 - 07:06 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
CHICAGO, Illinois – National Children’s Dental Health Month turned 60 this year. Each February, since 1949, the American Dental Association's (ADA) has sponsored National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.
ADA Hosts National Museum of Dentistry’s "MouthPower" Exhibit
Tuesday, February 17, 2009 - 07:02 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
Traveling exhibit helps children discover the power of a healthy smileCHICAGO, Illinois – "MouthPower," a traveling exhibit in which children can learn to brush their teeth on a larger-than-life mouth, play dentist in a child-size dental chair and clinic coat, learn the dangers of tobacco and explore parts of a tooth, is coming to Chicago.
American Dental Association Applauds Legislators for Introducing "Meth Mouth" Bill
Monday, February 16, 2009 - 06:59 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
WASHINGTON, District of Columbia-- Dr. John S. Findley, president of the American Dental Association (ADA), applauded Capitol Hill legislators today for introducing a federal bill aimed at understanding and treating "meth mouth"—a condition where teeth can become blackened, stained, rotting and crumbling from methamphetamine use.
Survey Finds Smile Is "Most Attractive" Physical Feature
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 - 11:55 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
Men, Women Differ in Oral Health Care HabitsCHICAGO, Illinois – Valentine's Day is around the corner, and what do people find most attractive in others? The smile. A national survey from the American Dental Association and Crest® and Oral B® finds that the smile outranked eyes, hair and the body as the most attractive physical feature.
American Dental Association’s 23rd New Dentist Conference in Miami
Wednesday, February 11, 2009 - 06:54 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
Committee on the New Dentist hosts weekend of events April 30—May 2.CHICAGO, Illinois – Distinguished speakers are slated to discuss oral health issues currently before Congress and their impact on the dental profession as well as clinical and practice issues at the American Dental Association (ADA) 23rd New Dentist Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Miami April 30 to May 2.
Statement by ADA President John S. Findley on the Dental Emergency Responder Act Introduced Today by Reps. Stupak and Miller
Thursday, February 05, 2009 - 11:51 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
WASHINGTON, District of Columbia-- "The American Dental Association commends Reps. Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) and Candice Miller (R-Mich.) for introducing the 'Dental Emergency Responder Act' (H.R. 903), a bill that would bolster America's capacity to respond to natural disasters or terrorist attacks by taking advantage of the extensive education, training and professionalism of the nation's dentists.
ADA 'Give Kids A Smile' Events Provide Dental Care To Children from Low-Income Families
Monday, February 02, 2009 - 11:34 AM - 8 years, 9 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
CHICAGO, Illinois – With dental disease among pre-schoolers on the rise, the American Dental Association (ADA) is mobilizing dental professionals in a national campaign to extend necessary care to children and adolescents from low-income families.
2008 National League MVP Albert Pujols Teams with ADA’s Give Kids A Smile
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 - 11:22 AM - 8 years, 10 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
CHICAGO, Illinois – Albert Pujols, National League Baseball's 2008 Most Valuable Player and St. Louis Cardinal first baseman, is starring in several American Dental Association (ADA) Give Kids A Smile (GKAS) public service announcements (PSA) to help promote increased access to oral health care for underserved children.
American Dental Association on Sweden’s Mercury Ban
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 - 06:43 AM - 8 years, 10 months ago  - Dental News - WebDentistry
CHICAGO, Illinois – The action taken by the government of Sweden to discontinue the use of all products containing mercury—including dental amalgam—for environmental reasons is not necessary for the United States.

<   1112122232425262728293031   >

News Provided by: Various Sources
decoOur Sponsors

deco

Powered by Mediadontics
© 2012 by Mediadontics, WebDentistry and Smilefinder
Page created in 0.161910057068 seconds.