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Can I Pay For A Dentist With My Health Insurance?

For children, those younger than 19, dental care is a pediatric service that must be covered as an essential benefit.

03/20/2014

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Health: A New Way To Treat A Common Problem At The Dentist

No more dreading the dentist, now there’s a new quick and easy way to treat a common problem. It’s being called an important breakthrough.

03/04/2014

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Dom Giordano Has Heated Discussion With Pa. Governor Tom Corbett

Dom Giordano got into a heated discussion this morning with Governor Tom Corbett over a program that allows Gateway Health to use funding from the Department of Public Welfare to distribute $25 Walmart gift cards to recipients for going to the dentist.

02/06/2014

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Dieting With Dental Considerations

Sugar-laden foods that cling to your teeth can wreak havoc on dental health because they lead to tooth decay.

01/24/2014

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Philadelphia Dad, Daughter Sentenced For Medical Fraud

A Philadelphia dentist will be incarcerated and his daughter will spend time under house arrest for submitting almost $5 million in fraudulent medical bills to insurance companies.

11/18/2013

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Study: Eating Cheese Might Help Prevent Cavities

That’s according to new research from the Academy of General Dentistry.

06/14/2013

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New Jersey Dentist Accused Of Installing Cameras In Office Bathroom

Officials have temporarily suspended the license of a New Jersey dentist who is accused of installing cameras in his office bathroom.

05/02/2013

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01/23/2013

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Officials: Fake Dentist Busted On The Main Line

Forty-five-year-old Cheryl Laing and 24-year-old Jessica Gullickson left district court in Bryn Mawr Tuesday evening in a hurry.

01/08/2013

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Dental Group Targets Kids In ‘Healthy Mouths’ Campaign

A coalition of dental health groups wants to make better brushing part of the “back-to-school” routine. They’ve launched a campaign to get kids brushing twice a day, for two minutes.

08/16/2012

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PCCY Hosts 8th Annual Give Kids A Smile Day

Public Citizens for Children and Youth is hosting its 8th Annual “Give Kids A Smile Day.”

06/17/2012

NJ Dentist Sentenced To 15 Years On Child Porn Charges

Jon Lackner of Cherry Hill was sentenced Tuesday in Philadelphia by U.S. District Judge Petrese Tucker.

06/12/2012

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Local Dentists See Cavity Increase In Pre-School Aged Children

“We have, over the past few years, seen probably 50 to 60 children every week in that pre-school age who need to be put under general anesthesia to have all 20 teeth repaired,” Dr. Josh Bresler says.

03/07/2012

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Brotherly Love: Dentists Give Smiles For Free

More than 9,000 dentists across the country band together to provide dental care to kids who might not otherwise get it.

02/07/2012

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Health: Dental Exams May Do More Than Keep Your Teeth Clean

Getting a dental check-up can do more than keep your teeth and mouth healthy.

10/04/2011

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