Light Up the Holidays With a Dazzling Smile That Stands Out Tuesday, November 02, 2010 - 04:35 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry Katie Cassidy, (Appearing in the CW's 'Gossip Girl') in Partnership with Crest and Oral-B, are Helping People Around the World Smile Brighter this Holiday Season By Giving BackCINCINNATI, Ohio – This holiday, step out with a brilliant smile just in time for the season's hottest affairs with the Crest and Oral-B 3D White smile collection. A smile that sparkles is also one that beams with confidence, so stop waiting and light up the holidays with a dramatically whiter smile. In celebration of the holiday season, Crest and Oral-B 3D White is teaming up with Katie Cassidy, (who plays the intriguing character Juliet on the CW's "Gossip Girl"), to offer fans on Facebook the opportunity to smile with the chance to win an all expenses paid trip to Los Angeles. One lucky winner and a friend will attend a holiday-themed red carpet event as Katie's VIP guests. Now that is something to smile about!
Statement by ADA President Raymond Gist, DDS, on WK Kellogg Foundation Dental Health Aide Therapist Program Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 04:52 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – "The ADA welcomes the Kellogg Foundation to the fight to improve the oral health of the millions who suffer from its lack. Unfortunately, the foundation's recent efforts to address this complex issue focus exclusively on expanding a single provider model, the controversial Alaska Dental Health Aide Therapist. The limited research evaluation conducted by Kellogg did not provide the robust examination or projectable metrics on which to base such important policy and public health decisions.
United Concordia Marathon Participants Raise Funds For Military Families Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 04:45 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania – United Concordia sponsored four runners in the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 31. The United Concordia participants teamed with an additional 17 runners to raise money for Operation Homefront, with all funds going to support military families in need. United Concordia contributed $12,000 to the cause.
Dentists Protest Against New Regulation Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 04:50 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry Dentists are protesting against a new regulation, which they feel is unnecessary and a waste of time.LONDON, England – Hundreds of dentists have written to The Telegraph to protest against the new regulation, which requires them to register with the Care Quality Commission by 2011; GPs and hospitals must also register with CQC.
AAID Credentials Ruled Bona Fide by U.S. District Court Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 02:26 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – In a clear and unequivocal verdict, a federal court judge in California ruled that credentials issued to dentists by the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) are bona fide and legitimate, and state laws that prohibit or restrict advertising them to the public are unconstitutional.
Young Innovations, Inc. Board of Directors Declares Special Cash Dividend Monday, November 15, 2010 - 11:54 PM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry ST LOUIS, Missouri – Young Innovations, Inc. (Nasdaq: YDNT) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a special cash dividend of $1.00 per share, payable December 20, 2010 to all shareholders of record on November 29, 2010. This dividend is in addition to the quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share which was previously declared on October 20, 2010.
Zero-Pain Breakthrough for Strengthening Teeth and Beautifying Smiles Monday, November 15, 2010 - 09:15 PM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry Dr. Robert Ibsen has developed a Smile Simplicity veneer procedure that makes shots and anesthetic obsoleteLOS ANGELES, California – To many people, strengthening and extending the life of their teeth is more important than improving their esthetics. No matter the objective, all patients want a method that is painless and preserves their teeth. After decades of working with patients who feared traditional methods of cosmetic preparation, esthetic dentistry pioneer Dr. Robert Ibsen has achieved all of these goals with his revolutionary Smile Simplicity procedures.