Monthly Archives: December 2012

2013 General Dentistry Symposium Offers Something for Everyone

Whether you work with patients who have TMJ, older edentulous patients, or want to learn the latest in treatment for esthetics, tooth wear, and occlusion, the 2013 General Dentistry Symposium is for you. Held on January 25-26, 2013 at the … Continue reading

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A Time To Be Thankful

By Tina (Heil) Herington, DMD, FAGD It is easy to complain. We all have flat tires, sick children, and other challenges through-out our everyday lives that can make us grumble, but how often do we stop to consider how fortunate … Continue reading

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Carol A. Wooden, DDS, MAGD Takes National Leadership Position

As newly elected member of the Board of Trustees of the Academy of General Dentistry, Carol A. Wooden, DDS, MAGD, has jumped right into her new role. This past June, Dr. Wooden, a former GAGD president and the creator of … Continue reading

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Suggestions for Minimizing Patient Concerns About Dental X-rays

By Michael V  Razzano, DDS A new study released earlier this year brought a topic to light that is giving many dental consumers pause….do dental x-rays cause brain tumors? We can all agree that radiation is not something you want … Continue reading

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MasterTrack IV Update

by Tina Herington DMD, FAGD MasterTrack IV is still going strong as we begin the fifth and final year of the MasterTrack IV Continuum. With most of the presentations completed, participants can see the light at the end of the … Continue reading

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Almost $1 Million Dollars Raised by Dentists

by Tina Herington DMD, FAGD A team of forty Gwinnett county dentists are volunteering for Brighter Smiles for Brighter Futures by offering teeth whitening services starting October 1 through the end of January to raise funds for new 3D breast … Continue reading

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Where Is Your White Elephant?

By Alexa Chilcutt, PhD and Deborah Druey, MBA of Symphony Dental We’ve all been there. That uncomfortable tension that takes over when certain topics come up in employer-employee conversations, or that quiet gaze at the floor when you ask tough … Continue reading

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