Oral Appliances Are Equally Effective to CPAP according to a New Study Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 12:08 PM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry Nasal CPAP has always been considered the "Gold Standard" of trreatment for sleep apnea. A new study in Respiration changes that forever. The study shows that oral appliances are equally effective to CPAP for mild to moderate sleep apnea. ,br/>GURNEE, Illinois – Sleep Apnea treatment will dramatically change in the future. Nasal CPAP has always been the "Gold Standard" of treatment even though the majority of patients could not tolerate treatment and as many as 60% discontinue treatment. The field of Dental Sleep Medicine has been brought front and center by the website http://www.ihatecpap.com. Thousands of patients have learned about oral appliance therapy and are currently receiving treatment as a direct result of I HATE CPAP.com.
Patterson Companies Reports Solid Second Quarter Operating Results Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 11:48 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry ST PAUL, Minnesota – Patterson Companies, Inc. (Nasdaq: PDCO) today reported consolidated sales of $857,414,000 for the second quarter of fiscal 2011 ended October 30, an increase of 5% from $814,951,000 in the year-earlier quarter. Internal growth generated one-half of the sales increase, with acquisitions and currency exchange accounting for the balance. Net income of $53,357,000 or $0.45 per diluted share rose 8% from $49,343,000 or $0.41 per diluted share in the second quarter of fiscal 2010.
Northampton, MA Dentists Now Offering Advanced Tooth Whitening Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 11:45 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts – EMA Dental’s Northampton, MA dentists are now giving a number of tooth whitening choices to their patients. The most popular choices are the Advanced Zoom! in-office whitening system and an at-home tooth whitening system.Tooth whitening is a simple, cost-effective option for brightening your smile and boosting your confidence.
Dentist Tampa Florida - Helps You Flash Your Best Smile Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 10:48 AM - 7 years ago - Dental News - WebDentistry TAMPA, Florida – 'Dentist Tampa Florida' offers their patients a dental experience that is truly unique in character and practice. With a high degree of personalized attention that includes educating the patients about the process that they will go through during the dental care session, they make sure that their clients are absolutely comfortable and relaxed.