Northern Kentucky Dentist Elected ADA Trustee Thursday, October 23, 2008 - 01:27 PM - 9 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – William Kendall Rich, D.M.D, who practices general dentistry in private practice with his two sons in Dry Ridge and Walton, KY, was installed as a trustee of the American Dental Association (ADA). Dr. Rich’s installation took place in San Antonio at the ADA's 149th Annual Session, October 16-21.
Indianapolis Dentist Elected ADA Trustee Thursday, October 23, 2008 - 06:49 AM - 9 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Dr. Charles Steffel, an Indianapolis endodontist (root canal specialist) and part-time Associate Professor at the Indiana University School of Dentistry, was installed as a trustee of the American Dental Association (ADA).. Dr. Steffel’s installation took place in San Antonio at the ADA's 149th Annual Session, October 16-21.
Texas Dentist Assumes Presidency of the American Dental Association Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 01:15 PM - 9 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – John S. Findley, D.D.S., who practices general dentistry in Plano, Texas, was installed as president of the American Dental Association (ADA) and will lead the 156,000-member organization's efforts to protect and improve the public's oral health and promote advances in dentistry.
Virginia Dentist Chosen President-Elect of the American Dental Association Tuesday, October 21, 2008 - 12:07 PM - 9 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Ronald L. Tankersley, D.D.S., who practices the dental specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery in Newport News, Williamsburg and Hampton, Virginia, was elected today as president-elect of the American Dental Association (ADA). Dr. Tankersley's election took place during a meeting of the ADA House of Delegates in San Antonio.
Elmo Teaches Children about Oral Health in Ready Set Brush! Thursday, October 16, 2008 - 09:11 AM - 9 years, 2 months ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry CHICAGO, Illinois – Sesame Street's lovable Elmo is helping teach children how to brush their teeth in a new book called Ready, Set, Brush!. The book features images of Elmo, Cookie Monster, the Count and other Sesame Street Muppets in a pop-up book created to teach young children how to take care of their teeth. The book is the result of a collaborative effort between the American Dental Association (ADA) , Reader's Digest Children's Books and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation Supports Efforts in Five States to Add Dental Therapists Programs Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 07:20 AM - 7 years, 1 month ago - 0 Read - Dental News - WebDentistry BATTLE CREEK, Michigan – As a pioneering program in Alaska attracts attention for bringing sorely needed dental care to underserved communities, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation today announced that it will support efforts in five states to pursue a similar model, using dental therapists as part of an expanded dental team to end severe dental care shortages across the U.S. The W.K. Kellogg Foundation will invest more than $16 million by 2014 in the Dental Therapist Project, which includes efforts in Kansas, New Mexico, Ohio, Vermont and Washington, as part of a larger effort to build awareness of oral health access issues and bring quality dental care to every community.
Young Innovations, Inc. Board of Directors Declares Special Cash Dividend Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 11:54 AM - 7 years, 1 month 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 Tuesday, November 16, 2010 - 09:15 AM - 7 years, 1 month 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.