Everest College In St. Louis Adds Dental Assistant Program Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 05:19 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry ST LOUIS, Missouri – Everest College recently added a new Dental Assistant program at its St. Louis campus to meet workforce demands. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, this industry is projected to grow by 36 percent between 2008 and 2018. Students can now receive hands-on dental assistant training, which includes basic dental sciences, proficiency in laboratory and clinical skills, and practical experience.
Scottsdale Dental Arts Joins Kierland Smile Design to sponsor the Smile of Scottsdale Wednesday, November 10, 2010 - 05:31 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – Scottsdale Dental Arts is pleased to announce that it is teaming up with Kierland Smile Design dental laboratory to sponsor the Smile of Scottsdale smile makeover contest. From October 15, 2010 to January 15, 2010, contestants can enter to win a $20,000 smile makeover by Dr. Jason McCargar, DMD of Scottsdale Dental Arts in Scottsdale, AZ. Each contestant must explain in 250 words or less how improving their smile would improve their life. Visit http://www.scottsdaledentalarts.com or call 480-860-8282 for entry details and competition rules.
Zeidler Dental Group Welcomes New Members to Team of Top San Jose Dentists Tuesday, November 09, 2010 - 02:09 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry SAN JOSE, California – Leading San Jose dentists at the Zeidler Dental Group have announced the hiring of two dental hygienists. Lorrie Tarango is a graduate of Amarillo College in Texas and brings 15 years of experience to the group. Katherine Lee has earned a degree from the University of Santa Barbara and has worked for five years as a hygienist and two years as a dental assistant.
Stockton CA Dentist Receives Associate Fellow Degree in Implant Dentistry Friday, October 29, 2010 - 05:40 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry STOCKTON, California – Dr Karim Nokrashy, DDS, MS, has just received an associate fellow degree in implant dentistry from the American Academy of Implant Dentistry, (AAID). Dr Karim Nokrashy was also previously awarded the prestigious International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Hatton award in 1997. His website contains an abundance of useful dental information and educational videos. Stockton Dentist
First Group of Community Dental Health Coordinators Complete ADA Pilot Program Thursday, November 04, 2010 - 06:27 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – The University of Oklahoma recently celebrated the completion of coursework by the first group of students in a pilot program created by the American Dental Association (ADA) to improve oral health in underserved communities. The Community Dental Health Coordinator (CDHC) pilot program is modeled on the community health worker, which has proven extremely successful in similar capacities in the medical system.