North Hollywood Dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, Is Now Offering a Special Promotion for Dental Crowns Friday, November 12, 2010 - 03:40 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry NORTH HOLLYWOOD, California – Dr. Bijan Afar, North Hollywood dentist, is now offering a special promotion on dental crowns. Three or more crowns are available at the price of $425/ each. Normally, these same crowns cost $950/ each, so this is quite a savings! Since crowns are a favorable way to preserve damaged teeth and are cosmetically attractive, this promotion can enable you to finally get the dental work you require but may have been putting off.
Dental Sealants: A Cost Effective Approach to Sealing Out Tooth Decay Friday, November 12, 2010 - 03:30 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania – Tooth decay affects more than one quarter of children ages two to five, half of those ages 12 to 15 and countless adults in the United States. In fact, tooth decay is the most common chronic disease in children; five times more common than asthma and seven times more common than hay fever. While daily brushing and flossing are essential to maintaining healthy teeth and gums, there are other things you can do to further prevent tooth decay from occurring. The good news, tooth decay is preventable.
People living with diabetes are twice as likely to develop serious gum disease Friday, November 12, 2010 - 02:33 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry NEW YORK, New York – For the nearly 24 million Americans living with diabetes, many may be surprised to learn about an additional complication associated with the condition – serious gum disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there is an increased prevalence of gum disease among those with diabetes, making proper oral health and hygiene a key factor to living well with diabetes.i
IndiaMART.com To Spur Indian Dental Business Through Famdent Show 2010 Friday, November 12, 2010 - 02:30 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry NEW DELHI, India – Translating its objective of assisting Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in discovering new avenues and connecting with establishments from across the globe, IndiaMART.com, India's largest online B2B marketplace, has decided to associate with Famdent, a leading clinical dentistry publication, for their flagship event 'Famdent Show 2010' for the second time. IndiaMART Famdent Show 2010 will begin from November 26, 2010 and conclude on November 28, 2010 at Hyderabad Convention Centre, Hyderabad. The prestigious dental event will provide an excellent blend of knowledge-sharing with notable aspects of trade exposition to the entire diaspora of dental trade fraternity at the venue.
Birner Dental Management Services, Inc. Announces Earnings for 3Q 2010 Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 04:36 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry DENVER, Colorado – Birner Dental Management Services, Inc. (Nasdaq: BDMS), operators of PERFECT TEETH® dental practices and Vantage Dental Implant Center, announced results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2010. For the quarter ended September 30, 2010, revenue increased $1.5 million, or 10.0%, to $16.0 million. The Company's earnings before, interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization, non-cash expense associated with stock-based compensation and discontinued operations ("Adjusted EBITDA") increased $89,000, or 5.3%, to $1.8 million. Income from continuing operations for the quarter ended September 30, 2010 increased $14,000, or 2.9%, to $486,000 compared to $472,000 for the same period of 2009. Earnings per share from continuing operations increased 4.0% to $0.26 compared to $0.25 for the quarter ended September 30, 2009. Net earnings per share increased 34.3%, to $.26 for the quarter ended September 30, 2010 compared to $.19 for the quarter ended September 30, 2009.
Oral-B Kicks Off “Glide Into The Holidays” Program Benefiting Operation Smile Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 04:32 AM - 6 years, 11 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry NEW YORK, New York – To help make the holiday season easier, Oral-B Glide along with “General Hospital” star Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo, today will kick off the “Glide Into The Holidays” program benefitting Operation Smile, with a free skate day at New York City’s Wollman Rink in Central Park. At the event, families are invited to Glide on the ice to raise money for Operation Smile, an international children’s medical charity that provides free surgeries to repair cleft lips, cleft palates and other facial deformities for children around the globe.