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Dr. Izchak Barzilay and Dr. Mariela Gonzalez: Doing well by doing good Feb 19, 2015 | News Canada

Dr. Izchak Barzilay and Dr. Mariela Gonzalez: Doing well by doing good

As an educator at multiple dental schools, and with a Toronto-based practice in prosthodontics and implant dentistry, Dr. Izchak Barzilay is used to receiving lots of referrals. His skills, chairside manner and devotion to education result in a nonstop workflow. But recently, those traits delivered even greater rewards.

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Canadian Army Dental Corps: Born 100 years ago of war Jan 9, 2015 | News Canada

Canadian Army Dental Corps: Born 100 years ago of war

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: World War I began on July 28, 1914, and lasted until Nov. 11, 1918. This year marks the centennial of the Canadian Army Dental ...

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Expert lineup at Pacific Dental Conference Dec 4, 2014 | News Canada

Expert lineup at Pacific Dental Conference

You can experience the true flavor of the West Coast — and earn C.E. credits at the same time — at the Pacific Dental Conference, March 5-7, ...

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Canada’s dental hygienists elect new president Nov 22, 2014 | News Canada

Canada’s dental hygienists elect new president

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association recently announced the installation of its new president, Mandy Hayre. The installation ...

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Hygienists now self-regulated in Newfoundland, Labrador Oct 16, 2014 | News Canada

Hygienists now self-regulated in Newfoundland, Labrador

Dental hygienists in Newfoundland and Labrador are now self-regulating under the Health Professions Act through a shared regulating responsibility with the Newfoundland and Labrador Council of Health Professionals and the Newfoundland and Labrador College of Dental Hygienists.

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Winter Clinic: New venue, new opportunities Sep 17, 2014 | News Canada

Winter Clinic: New venue, new opportunities

Acting on industry feedback, and the dynamics of market changes, the Toronto Academy of Dentistry has taken a giant step to evolve the Winter Clinic to a new level. Not only a location change, but a new format aimed at increasing networking opportunities and return on investment. This one-day show will leverage increased traffic in the common areas for the benefit of all, as soon as people arrive at the show.

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Caries accounts for one-third of day surgeries for preschoolers Aug 4, 2014 | News Canada

Caries accounts for one-third of day surgeries for preschoolers

Although most Canadian children are treated for caries in community-based dental offices or clinics, a significant number of young children who do not benefit from prevention strategies develop serious dental diseases such as early childhood caries. According to a report, this condition accounts for about one-third of all day surgeries for preschoolers.

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Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry meeting to focus on the ‘uncharted’ Jul 16, 2014 | News Canada

Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry meeting to focus on the ‘uncharted’

OTTAWA, Ontario, CANADA: The Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (CAPD/ACDP) is using its annual meeting this year to focus on commonly encountered but not-often-discussed issues. The annual meeting will be in Montréal from Sept. 12–13.

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Toronto Academy of Dentistry Winter Clinic moves to new downtown venue Jul 3, 2014 | News Canada

Toronto Academy of Dentistry Winter Clinic moves to new downtown venue

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada: The 77th Annual Winter Clinic is on the move, with its 2014 meeting day scheduled for Friday, Nov. 14, at the Toronto Sheraton Centre. The new venue presents a great opportunity to add an evening or even the rest of the weekend in downtown Toronto to the end of the single-day conference. The Sheraton Centre is connected to the financial and entertainment districts by way of the PATH, a 16-mile underground network of shops and services.

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Canadian children most in need of dental care are least likely to receive it Jun 12, 2014 | News Canada

Canadian children most in need of dental care are least likely to receive it

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada: Less than one per cent of healthy urban children surveyed in Toronto had received dental care by the recommended age of 12 months and less than 2 per cent had seen a dentist by the age of 24 months. Children most susceptible to cavities were least likely to receive early dental care, according to the study by Dr. Jonathon Maguire, a pediatrician and researcher at St. Michael’s Hospital.

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International Dental Show 2015

International Dental Show 2015

This year, the International Dental Show (IDS) is opening its doors to dental professionals and representatives of the dental industry for the 36th time. ...

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World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day

World Oral Health Day will be celebrated throughout the world on 20 March 2015. This year's “Smile for life” campaign will include a wide range ...

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Digital dentistry

Digital dentistry

Digital technology is one of the fastest-growing market segments in dentistry.

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Academy recognizes Dr. David Vassos for ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Jun 11, 2014 | News Canada

Academy recognizes Dr. David Vassos for ‘Lifetime Achievement’

David Vassos, DDS, of Edmonton, Alberta, was honored for his achievements as an implant dentist at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Western ...

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2014 JDIQ delivered close to 500 hours of continuing education Jun 6, 2014 | News Canada

2014 JDIQ delivered close to 500 hours of continuing education

MONTRÉAL, Quebec, CANADA: The 2014 Journées dentaires internationales du Québec featured three days of pre-convention activities followed ...

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