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Saturday, August 23, 2014
Oklahoma Dental Organization Helps People in Need - Combined Gift of $400,000 will Buy a New 40-Chair Equipment Trailer
Thu, 27 Feb 2014, 07:00:05 EDT Edited by Christopher Simmons
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Feb. 27, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The number of Americans seeking help for dental-related pain at hospital emergency rooms is at a record high, says Delta Dental of Oklahoma. Dental ER visits increased from 1.1 million in 2000 to 2.1 million in 2010 and cost the healthcare system more than $2 billion annually.
TopProdeals.com Rises to Top as Discount Dental Supply Leader
Mon, 17 Jun 2013, 20:20:37 EDT Edited by Liisa Sullivan
LOS ANGELES, Calif., June 17, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Velplex, LLC announced this week that after one year, TopProdeals, a technology platform that connects buyers and sellers of discount dental supplies, has evolved into being an industry leader.
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation Names Inaugural 'Oral Health Hero'
Fri, 21 Dec 2012, 14:57:24 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
TULSA, Okla., Dec. 21, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation is pleased to name D. Michael Spradlin, DDS, of Tulsa as the recipient of its first Oral Health Hero Award, a new program to recognize the contributions of volunteer dentists across the state.
South Florida Smile Spa Grand Opening Offers a Pleasant and Professional Dental Experience for the Entire Family
Thu, 06 Dec 2012, 15:09:04 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 6, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- South Florida Smile Spa commenced its 2012 Grand Opening by launching a new dental office for families in the Fort Lauderdale and Pompano Beach neighborhood, which offers general and cosmetic dentistry, sedation, one hour whitening, oral surgery and root canal treatment; all procedures are done on the premises.
Pelton & Crane to Feature Hands-On Dental Lighting Display at Greater New York Dental Meeting
Thu, 15 Nov 2012, 14:32:28 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
NEW YORK, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dental equipment manufacturer Pelton & Crane will feature a new competitive dental operatory light display at the 88th Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM). The GNYDM, which takes place from November 23-28, is the largest healthcare and dental event in the United States.
Cosmetic Reconstructive Dentistry of North Miami Announces Free Diabetes Screening Days
Mon, 08 Oct 2012, 14:24:26 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MIAMI, Fla., Oct. 8, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Cosmetic Reconstructive Dentistry recently announced that they will be hosting free diabetes screening days at their Ives Dairy Road location in North Miami starting on October 18, 2012. Future screenings will be held on the third Thursday of each month.
Mobile Dental Unit Serves 10,000th Patient
Wed, 26 Sep 2012, 04:55:14 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., Sept. 26, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Dental of Oklahoma announces that The Oklahoma Dental Foundation Mobile Dental Unit has provided free dental care to more than 10,000 patients as of Sept. 6. Dafne Soto, 8, of Oklahoma City was the honored 10,000th patient served on the mobile unit as it made a stop at the Latino Community Development Agency. Soto was one of eight children and youth who had an appointment for needed dental care that day.
MEDIA ADVISORY: Florida County-Level ER Dental Visit Data Available
Tue, 28 Feb 2012, 15:17:22 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
LAKE WORTH, Fla., Feb. 28, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The Pew Center on the States on Monday reported tremendous nationwide growth in emergency room visits for many easily prevented dental problems. In Florida, emergency room visits doubled between 2008 and 2010, totaling more than 115,000 visits and generating more than $88 million in medical charges. Pew obtained its Florida information from a Florida Public Health Institute (FPHI) study released in December 2011.
Dr. Craig Spodak of Spodak Dental Group Honored as Finalist Among Health Care CEOs in South Florida
Tue, 25 Oct 2011, 06:59:23 EDT Edited by Jessica Sand
DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Oct. 25, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Craig Spodak, of Spodak Dental Group in Delray Beach, FL, was recently honored by the South Florida Business Journal as a finalist among health care CEOs in South Florida. Leading health care professionals across Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties gathered to honor local organizations that are making a positive impact in their industry and community.
PreViser Corporation Launches myDentalScore.com
Mon, 01 Nov 2010, 05:59:05 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, announced today the release of a Web based tool, myDentalScore, that allows individuals to calculate objective numeric scores for oral disease risk and severity. The tool is available for immediate use by dentists, companies and consumers.
Delta Dental of Oklahoma Honored for Its Statewide Charitable Efforts
Fri, 16 Jul 2010, 18:09:58 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- Delta Dental of Oklahoma was recently honored for its contributions to the state's nonprofit community. The Beacon Award honors 24 statewide businesses that have played instrumental roles in supporting nonprofit programs that help so many Oklahomans in need; the program recognizes finalists in six categories, with a Beacon Award winner in each category.
Denver Dental Practice Protects Patients from Identity Theft with idBUSINESS FTC 'Red Flag Rules' Compliance Module
Wed, 27 May 2009, 17:09:23 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
DENVER, Colo., May 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- A victim of identity theft himself in late 2008, Denver dentist Dr. Miles B. Collett this spring implemented a patient data security solution by Denver-based idBUSINESS. The solution, which ensures the protection of personal information and guarantees complete restoration of 'prior to event' status in the event of a patient data breach protects both his approximately 750 patients and his 25-year practice from the impact of identity theft.
idBUSINESS Receives Metro Denver Dental Society Endorsement for FACTA 'Red Flag Rules' Identity Theft Compliance Solution
Tue, 28 Apr 2009, 14:14:37 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
DENVER, Colo., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- idBUSINESS, a Denver-based identity theft security expert and identity recovery services provider today became the preferred provider of the Metro Denver Dental Society (MDDS) for the provision of 'Red Flag Rules' compliance solutions to its more than 1,500 members.
PreViser Corporation and MacPractice Announce Cooperation Agreement
Mon, 23 Feb 2009, 15:25:41 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOUNT VERNON, Wash., and LINCOLN, Neb., Feb. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a world leader in risk and disease analytic software designed to enhance treatment planning for patients affected by oral disease, today announced a cooperation agreement with MacPractice, Inc., the nation's leading provider of dental practice management software running on the Macintosh computer platform.
PreViser Corporation Appoints Director of Medical Technology to Expand Further into Medicine
Tue, 15 Jul 2008, 19:41:04 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOUNT VERNON, Wash., July 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a leader in oral health risk assessment and management, announced that Dr. Randy R. Nolf, DDS has been appointed as their new Director of Medical Technology. PreViser (www.previser.com) has the only patented, research-validated software that allows all dental professionals to accurately analyze patients' current oral health and future risk of oral diseases or problems.
PreViser and Oral Health Innovations Ltd Form UK Partnership to Provide Oral Health Scoring and Risk Analysis
Tue, 20 May 2008, 01:12:19 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOUNT VERNON, Wash., May 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a Washington State-based provider of patented oral disease and risk assessment technology to the dental profession, announced today the finalization of a licensing agreement with Oral Health Innovations (OHI) Ltd of Birmingham, England to market PreViser technology to dentists within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
PreViser and White Cross GmbH Partner in Germany to Provide Oral Disease and Risk Analysis
Mon, 10 Mar 2008, 16:56:52 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOUNT VERNON, Wash., March 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a Washington State-based provider of patented oral disease and risk assessment software technology to the dental industry, announced today the finalization of a licensing agreement with White Cross GmbH of Lindau, Germany, to market PreViser technology to dentists within Germany, Austria and portions of Switzerland.
Previser Launches New Website and Enhanced Version of its Oral Disease and Risk Assessment Software
Mon, 24 Sep 2007, 04:17:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. - Sept. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a world leader in risk and disease analysis software that enhances treatment planning for patients affected by oral disease, announced a simultaneous release of a new corporate website and a major upgrade to its software. PreViser's version 3.0 software is now both Windows- and Macintosh-compatible.
The National Children's Oral Health Foundation and Previser Announce Initiative to Reduce Oral Disease Among Disadvantaged Populations
Tue, 10 Jul 2007, 13:45:00 EDT Edited by Chris Simmons
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - July 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The National Children's Oral Health Foundation (NCOHF), and PreViser Corporation, today announced a joint initiative to collaborate in an effort to improve the oral health of low income children nationwide. The NCOHF's non-profit mission is to eliminate oral disease, and promote overall health and well-being for economically disadvantaged children.
PreViser and OralCare Corporation Partner in Japan to Provide Oral Disease Risk Assessment
Mon, 27 Feb 2006, 14:00:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
MOUNT VERNON, WA - Feb. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a Washington State-based provider of patented oral disease and risk assessment software technology to the dental industry, announced today the finalization of a licensing agreement with OralCare Corporation of Tokyo, Japan to market PreViser technology to dentists within Japan.
PreViser and Delta Chakir partner in Israel to Provide Oral Disease Risk Assessment
Tue, 31 Jan 2006, 13:31:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MOUNT VERNON, WA - Jan. 31 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation, a Washington State-based provider of patented oral disease risk assessment software technology to the dental industry, announced today the finalization of a licensing agreement with Delta Chakir, Ltd., sole distributor for Kodak Dental System in Israel, to market PreViser technology to dentists and dental insurers within Israel.
PreViser Offers Free Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Tool as part of the Oral Health Information Suite(TM)
Mon, 28 Nov 2005, 14:29:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MOUNT VERNON, WA - Nov 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation announces that effective November 1, 2005 it will no longer charge for use of its Internet-based tool to assess risk for oral cancer, a component of their Oral Health Information Suite(TM), software used by dental professionals worldwide.
Blood Clots, Heart Attacks, Strokes, Spontaneous Pre Term Births, Low Birth Weight, Rectal Cancer, Diabetes, are all Linked to Elevated C-Reactive Protein
Fri, 04 Nov 2005, 14:28:00 EDT Edited by Carly Zander
CHICAGO, IL - Nov. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The first study of its kind, not only linking high C-reactive protein levels to periodontal (gum) disease but also the most effective new treatment to drastically and quickly reduce deadly C-reactive levels will be given by dentist Dr. Ron Schefdore at the prestigious Mid Winter Chicago Dental Society meeting in Feb '06. Surprisingly the study analyzed C-reactive protein blood results from top dentists throughout the country in a study to find the least painful and inexpensive treatment.
PreViser Adds New Oral Cancer Risk Assessment Tool to the Oral Health Information Suite(TM)
Thu, 07 Jul 2005, 19:55:00 EDT Edited by Debra Tone
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. - July 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- PreViser Corporation announces a major enhancement to their Oral Health Information Suite(TM), incorporating a new tool designed to assess risk for oral cancer. The number of new cases of oral cancer annually exceeds 28,000, and annual deaths total more than 7,000. The good news is that the likelihood of successful treatment is excellent if the disease is detected in its early stages.
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